Archive for April 19th, 2015

April 19, 2015, by The Sofia Globe staff

In the Emerging Europe and Central Asia (ECA) region, lower oil prices and the economic slowdown in Russia are weighing heavily on many economies in Eurasia, while countries in the […]

Wine lovers will have much to choose from at wine tastings in Sofia in June 2012

New EU wine rules allow for increased demand

April 19, 2015, by The Prague Post

A new scheme for authorisations of vine plantations has been published by the European Commission, which allows for a yearly limit in expansion of the ...

US – Europe trade talks resume on April 20

April 19, 2015, by VOANews

U.S. and European negotiators are resuming talks Monday in New York on a controversial trans-Atlantic trade deal. The proposal is supported by both U. ...

Baltic States urge EU to speed up work on Lithuania-Poland gas link

April 19, 2015, by The Baltic Times

The three Baltic States have urged Poland and the EU to speed up work on a gas pipeline to link them to the European market and thus reduce their reli ...

  • Ski season at Bulgaria’s Bansko, Pamporovo closes
    April 19, 2015, by The Sofia Globe staff

    The ski season at Bulgaria’s winter mountain resorts of Bansko and Pamporovo closed on April 19, with both reporting an increase in tourists from Balkan countries and neither significantly troubled […]

  • Skopje votes to twin with Sofia
    April 19, 2015, by Independent Balkan News Agency

    The city council of Skopje has voted unanimously to “twin” the city with Sofia, in a move welcomed by Bulgarian ambassador Ivan Petkov, according to the council’s website. The vote […]