Archive for April 29th, 2015

April 29, 2015, by The Sofia Globe staff

Two senior Sofia police officers, the chief of the sixth district and the deputy head of the Sofia directorate of the Interior Ministry, resigned on April 29 after the controversial […]

European Parliament: Alcoholic drinks should state calorie content

April 29, 2015, by The Sofia Globe staff

Plans for labelling the calorie content of alcoholic beverages should be tabled by the European Commission at the latest in 2016, members of the Europ ...

Taking candy from Poroshenko, Russia tightens squeeze on Ukraine’s president

April 29, 2015, by The Kyiv Post

Acting on a Moscow district court ruling, Russian authorities seized $39 million worth of property belonging to Ukrainian president Petro Poroshenko&# ...

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World Bank: Bulgaria’s health system could do more while cutting out-of-pocket spending

April 29, 2015, by The Sofia Globe staff

The Bulgarian health care system could achieve much higher value-for-money while reducing out-of-pocket spending, according to World Bank experts. The ...

  • Counterfeit goods produced in the EU on the rise
    April 29, 2015, by The Sofia Globe staff

    Although most counterfeit products in circulation in Europe are manufactured outside the EU – and evade detection at the EU’s external borders – research for a new report highlights how […]

  • Putin’s bikers’ ride through Slovakia provokes concerns
    April 29, 2015, by The Slovak Spectator

    The Night Wolves, a reportedly ultra-nationalist motorcycle club with close ties to Russian President Vladimir Putin, are planning to make an appearance in Slovakia on their way to Berlin. Some Slovaks […]