Archive for November 11th, 2015

November 11, 2015, by Independent Balkan News Agency

Ecumenical Patriarch Bartholomew I may find himself waiting a long time, perhaps forever, before he gets invited to visit Bulgaria again. Even after his return to Istanbul, the offence caused […]

Bulgaria to pay Christmas bonuses to 1.2M pensioners

November 11, 2015, by The Sofia Globe staff

Bulgaria will pay Christmas bonuses of 40 leva (about 20 euro) to pensioners who get pensions of up to 300 leva, the Cabinet decided on November 11. T ...

Bulgaria to increase price of road tax stickers to 97 leva a year from 2016

November 11, 2015, by The Sofia Globe staff

The price of Bulgarian annual road tax stickers for light vehicles will increase from its current 67 leva to 97 leva (from about 34 euro to about 49 e ...

Lufthansa flights at Sofia Airport cancelled on November 11 because of UFO union strike

November 11, 2015, by The Sofia Globe staff

Flights by German airline Lufthansa to and from Bulgaria’s Sofia Airport on November 11 were cancelled because of continuing industrial action b ...

  • EU criticises Turkey for failings on rights, rule of law
    November 11, 2015, by VOANews

    The European Union criticized Turkey in a report Tuesday, saying the country has shortcomings in its democratic standards and has regressed on freedoms of expression and assembly. The report on […]