Archive for May 14th, 2015

May 14, 2015, by The Sofia Globe staff

A series of spectacular fatal accidents, most fuelled by speeding and drink-driving and often with young drivers at the wheel, have pushed dangerous driving in Bulgaria back to the top […]

Film review: Mad Max: Fury Road

May 14, 2015, by Andre Crous of The Prague Post

By the time the emblematic Dies Irae section of Giuseppe Verdi’s “Requiem” flares up on the soundtrack during the second half of George Miller ...

Bulgaria mulls dropping bank secrecy rules amid new CCB controversy

May 14, 2015, by The Sofia Globe staff

A bill lifting bank secrecy protection from politicians appeared to gain traction on May 14, as the saga of the Corporate Commercial Bank (CCB) took a ...

Bulgarian carrier Vivacom fined 3.75M leva for unfair trade practices

May 14, 2015, by The Sofia Globe staff

Bulgaria’s competition watchdog said on May 14 that it has fined telecom operator Vivacom for unfair trade practices, imposing one of the heftie ...

  • Bulgarian FM repeats call for clarity on Kumanovo
    May 14, 2015, by Independent Balkan News Agency

    Bulgarian Foreign Minister Daniel Mitov has again emphasised to his Macedonian counterpart Nikola Poposki the necessity for clarity on the circumstances that led to the events in Kumanovo, the Foreign […]

  • Fragile Greek economy dips back into recession
    May 14, 2015, by VOANews

    Greek officials, scrambling to reach a bailout deal with international creditors, confirmed new fears of an economic slowdown, with an official announcement Wednesday that the economy had slipped back into […]