Archive for October 9th, 2015

October 9, 2015, by The Sofia Globe staff

There have been 75 complaints so far alleging breaking of the rules of the election process, including 15 about vote-buying, Bulgaria’s Interior Minister said on October 9, with just more […]

Photographs among new health warnings on cigarette packets in EU from May 2016

October 9, 2015, by The Sofia Globe staff

New combined health warnings on packages of tobacco products, in particular cigarettes and roll-your-own tobacco, that will be in use across the Europ ...

7000 migrants arriving a day in the Greek islands – IOM

October 9, 2015, by The Sofia Globe staff

In the past week, International Organization for Migration (IOM) staff in the Greek islands have recorded a sharp increase in the number of newly arri ...

Tusk: Bulgaria manages borders well, is ready for Schengen

October 9, 2015, by The Sofia Globe staff

Bulgaria has so far managed its borders well and this is clear evidence that the country is ready to be part of the Schengen area, European Council Pr ...

  • Bulgaria reports 10.1% annual increase in exports to EU
    October 9, 2015, by Independent Balkan News Agency

    Bulgaria’s exports to other European Union countries in January to July 2015 were 10.1 per cent higher than in January to July 2014, the National Statistical Institute (NSI) said on […]

  • Turkey’s Erdogan warns Russia on energy deals
    October 9, 2015, by Mark Snowiss of VOANews

    Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan, angered by Russia’s bombing campaign in Syria, warned Moscow on Thursday that Ankara may look elsewhere for partners to supply natural gas and build its […]

  • Hungary criticised for handling of refugees
    October 9, 2015, by Henry Ridgwell of VOANews

    Amnesty International has accused Hungary of breaking multiple international and European human rights laws in its handling of the refugee crisis. Thousands of migrants and refugees continue to travel through the […]