Archive for April 27th, 2015

April 27, 2015, by The Sofia Globe staff

Bulgaria’s cabinet should draft a new plan for the development of the armed forces, but there will be no update of the defence budget in 2015. Defence spending will increase […]

Sofia court impounds 1.2M leva assets of former Parliament deputy speaker

April 27, 2015, by The Sofia Globe staff

Sofia City Court has impounded assets worth 1.26 million leva, about 645 500 euro, held by the former deputy speaker of Bulgaria’s Parliament H ...

Ukraine-EU Summit starts in Kyiv as Russian forces in east show readiness for combat

April 27, 2015, by The Kyiv Post

Combined Russian-separatist forces are at their “highest level” of combat readiness while Ukraine faces mounting pressure to cede more power to re ...

Omani sovereign fund sues Bulgaria over CCB saga, lawyer claims

April 27, 2015, by The Sofia Globe staff

An Omani sovereign fund that held 30 per cent in Bulgaria’s Corporate Commercial Bank (CCB) has lodged court action against Bulgaria, seeking d ...

  • Greek government under pressure to clinch deal with creditors
    April 27, 2015, by Independent Balkan News Agency

    Greek premier Alexis Tsipras and German Chancellor Angela Merkel agreed in a phone conversation on Sunday to maintain contact during talks between Athens and its lenders to reach a deal […]

  • Russian bikers enter Poland despite ban
    April 27, 2015, by The Warsaw Voice

    A number of participants of the Moscow-Berlin motor rally organised by The Night Wolves’ bikers club linked to president Vladimir Putin have reportedly entered Poland at various border points despite […]