Archive for June 5th, 2015

June 5, 2015, by The Sofia Globe staff

Bulgaria’s economy grew by 0.9 per cent in the first quarter of the year, according to preliminary data announced by the National Statistical Institute (NSI) on June 5. The figure […]

Bulgarian schools checked for cheating produce reduced results

June 5, 2015, by The Sofia Globe staff

Schools in the Bulgarian towns of Kurdzhali, Ihtiman and Ardino that were subjected to special checks by inspectors this year because of suspicions of ...

Romanian PM Ponta faces criminal charges in corruption case

June 5, 2015, by The Sofia Globe staff

Romania’s anti-corruption prosecution office DNA said on June 5 that it was asking parliament to approve a request to pursue criminal charges fo ...

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Allegations fly in rows over financial issues at Bulgarian orchestra, opera and theatres

June 5, 2015, by The Sofia Globe staff

Sofia Philharmonic Orchestra is caught up in a row over a former conductor’s allegations of corruption, leading to denials and at least two thre ...

  • Bulgarian national charged by SEC for stock market fraud in US
    June 5, 2015, by The Sofia Globe staff

    A Bulgarian national identified as Nedko Nedev has been accused by the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC), the US stock market regulator, of fraudulent manipulation to profit from increased share […]

  • Greece to miss 300M euro IMF loan repayment on June 5
    June 5, 2015, by Independent Balkan News Agency

    Greece will not make a payment of 300 million euro to the International Monetary Fund on June 5, but instead will make all the June payments totalling over 1.6 billion […]