Archive for June 30th, 2015

June 30, 2015, by The Sofia Globe staff

Greece’s four neighbouring countries have issued assurances in the wake of the country’s financial and economic crisis, imposition of bank closures and credit controls and as it appears headed for […]

EU to end data, voice roaming fees in June 2017

June 30, 2015, by The Sofia Globe staff

European Union’s key institutions have reached an agreement that, if approved by member states, would completely eliminate roaming surcharges on ...

Bulgaria to contribute 100M euro to ‘Investment Plan for Europe’

June 30, 2015, by The Sofia Globe staff

Bulgaria has announced that it will contribute 100 million euro to projects benefiting from finance by the European Fund for Strategic Investments (EF ...

Unemployment in Bulgaria dropped to 9.7% in May 2015, EU at 9.6%

June 30, 2015, by The Sofia Globe staff

Unemployment in Bulgaria was 9.7 per cent in May 2015, down from 11.5 per cent in May 2014, according to figures released by European Union statistics ...

  • Greeks head to Bulgaria to try to draw cash from ATMs
    June 30, 2015, by Independent Balkan News Agency

    Greeks hit by bank closures and capital controls have been heading across the country’s northern border to Bulgaria to try to draw money from ATMs, with no success as their […]

  • Greek PM hints he won’t pursue further austerity
    June 30, 2015, by VOANews

    Greek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras says he will respect the outcome of an upcoming referendum on his country’s economic future if voters back a new round of European austerity measures […]

  • Poland safe in view of Greek turmoil – PM
    June 30, 2015, by The Warsaw Voice

    Poland’s economy and the banking sector remain safe, with the country’s central bank and Finance Ministry on stand-by to stabilise the foreign currency market should the zloty depreciate, prime minister […]

  • Greece to default on $1.8 billion IMF loan payment
    June 30, 2015, by VOANews

    Greece says it will not be able to make a $1.8 billion loan payment due Tuesday to the International Monetary Fund (IMF), with Athens facing the expiration of its international […]