Archive for May 4th, 2015

May 4, 2015, by The Sofia Globe staff

Having said earlier that Bulgaria would not extend a costly contract with a Russian firm to maintain the country’s ageing fleet of MiG fighter aircraft, Defence Minister Nikolai Nenchev said […]

Controversy continues over Bulgarian church honouring Saxe-Coburg as ‘king’

May 4, 2015, by The Sofia Globe staff

The decision by the Bulgarian Orthodox Church’s governing body, the Holy Synod, for former monarch and former prime minister Simeon Saxe-Coburg ...

Britain’s ambassador-designate to Bulgaria outlines priorities in video greeting

May 4, 2015, by The Sofia Globe staff

British ambassador-designate in Sofia, Emma Hopkins, outlined her priorities in office in a video posted by the UK embassy in Sofia on its Facebook pa ...

Greece faces daunting funding needs in May

May 4, 2015, by Independent Balkan News Agency

Greece’s next payment to the International Monetary Fund, totalling about 190 million euro in interest payments, is due on May 6 because of the May ...