Archive for November 4th, 2015

November 4, 2015, by Alex Bivol

Romanian Prime Minister Victor Ponta resigned on November 4 following large protests against the authorities’ response in the aftermath of the fatal fire in a Bucharest nightclub at the weekend, […]

Bulgaria Audit Office check gives insight into lax bank supervision

November 4, 2015, by The Sofia Globe staff

Bulgaria’s National Audit Office (NAO) has finalised a report detailing the extent of the bad practices in the Bulgarian National Bank’s ( ...

Bulgarian PM slams police protests – but government backs down on pay cuts

November 4, 2015, by The Sofia Globe staff

The morning after large numbers of Bulgarian police mounted wildcat protests in Sofia and other cities over proposed cuts to their severance pay and b ...

Romanian PM to resign over nightclub tragedy

November 4, 2015, by VOANews

Romania’s Prime Minister Victor Ponta is resigning in response to protests demanding he step down after a nightclub fire resulted in 32 deaths l ...

  • Parliamentary committee recommends agreeing to arrest of Siderov
    November 4, 2015, by Independent Balkan News Agency

    A special committee of Bulgaria’s Parliament has recommended that the National Assembly agree to requests by the Prosecutor-General for the lifting of the immunity and the arrest of Ataka leader […]