Archive for June 19th, 2015

June 19, 2015, by Raymond Johnston of The Prague Post

The UN High Commissioner for Human Rights Cécile Pouilly has joined voices condemning Hungary’s announced plan to build a fence to keep out refugees entering the country. Hungarian officials said […]

EU finance ministers look for a solution to Greek debt crisis

June 19, 2015, by VOANews

European Union finance ministers met in Luxembourg Friday ahead of an emergency summit on Greece Monday after failing to reach a breakthrough one day ...

One year on, CCB saga in Bulgaria far from over

June 19, 2015, by Alex Bivol

A year after the Corporate Commercial Bank (CCB) asked to be put under the central bank’s administration on June 20 2014, Bulgaria has made very ...

Bulgaria high court overturns jail sentence for former interior minister Tsvetanov

June 19, 2015, by The Sofia Globe staff

Bulgaria’s Supreme Court of Cassation (SCC) ruled on June 19 to overturn the four-year jail sentence handed to former interior minister Tsvetan ...

  • Bulgarian MPs adopt mortgage default protection bill
    June 19, 2015, by The Sofia Globe staff

    Bulgaria’s Parliament passed at second reading on June 19 a bill amending the Civil Procedure Code, meant to provide stronger protection for bank customers defaulting on their mortgage loans. The […]

  • Tsipras: Greece will stay in the euro zone
    June 19, 2015, by VOANews

    The Greek prime minister has promised that “there will be a solution to the Greek debt crisis that will allow the country to return to growth while staying in the […]