Archive for April, 2015

  • Bulgarian Parliament elects new judiciary inspector
    April 2, 2015, by The Sofia Globe staff

    Bulgaria’s lawmakers elected judge Teodora Tochkova as the new chief judiciary inspector on April 2, filling in one of the key positions in the country’s judicial system. The head of […]

  • Ukraine working to stabilise cease-fire, Merkel says
    April 2, 2015, by VOANews

    German chancellor Angela Merkel says Ukraine “is determined” to reach a more stable cease-fire with pro-Russian rebels in the country’s restive east. Merkel, speaking at a joint news conference Wednesday […]

  • Sofia Metro to airport opens on April 2
    April 2, 2015, by The Sofia Globe staff

    The Sofia Metro railway line to the Bulgarian capital city’s airport is to come into service on April 2 2015 at 1pm. Travel on the new route, which includes four […]

  • Bulgaria wavering on nuclear deal with Westinghouse
    April 1, 2015, by The Sofia Globe staff

    Bulgaria’s Cabinet would not approve the shareholder agreement with US nuclear firm Westinghouse Electric to build a new nuclear reactor at the Kozloduy power plant as it currently stood, but […]

  • EU funds embezzlement probe in Bulgaria heads to court
    April 1, 2015, by The Sofia Globe staff

    Bulgaria’s prosecutor’s office said on April 1 that it has finished the investigation into alleged EU funds embezzlement against two former senior judges and the former chief of staff to […]