Archive for July 22nd, 2015

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July 22, 2015, by The Sofia Globe staff

Bulgaria’s Parliament passed at second reading on July 22 amendments to the Energy Act that envision the creation of a new fund to cover deficits at state-owned electric utility NEK. […]

Bulgaria revenue agency launches online payment for real estate, car taxes

July 22, 2015, by The Sofia Globe staff

Bulgaria’s National Revenue Agency said on July 22 that it has launched a new service that would allow the payment of taxes owed for real estate ...

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Head of Bulgaria’s Scientific Research Fund arrested for murder

July 22, 2015, by The Sofia Globe staff

Sofia City Court has remanded in custody Nikolai Hristov, head of the Scientific Research Fund at the Ministry of Education, who was arrested earlier ...

Bulgaria’s political drama over constitutional changes to reform judiciary continues

July 22, 2015, by The Sofia Globe staff

Continuing negotiations on July 22 about proposed changes to Bulgaria’s constitution to reform the judiciary left it no clearer whether the chan ...

  • Half of eco tours in Bulgaria booked by foreigners
    July 22, 2015, by Independent Balkan News Agency

    Bulgaria earns about 25 million euro from eco tourism, with close to half of eco tours in the country booked by foreigners, according to Lyubomir Popyordanov, head of the Bulgarian […]

  • Greek government gears up for crucial prior action vote
    July 22, 2015, by Independent Balkan News Agency

    The Greek Prime Minister is feeling the political weight on his shoulders ahead of Wednesday’s vote of prior actions in parliament where he stands to lose more rebel Syriza MPs. […]

  • Turkey boosts border security after suicide attack
    July 22, 2015, by Dorian Jones of VOANews

    The Turkish government has announced it will step up border security following Monday’s suicide bombing in the town of Suruc, on the border with Syria. In a statement, the prime […]