Archive for January 4th, 2016

January 4, 2016, by The Sofia Globe staff

On the first working day of 2016, Bulgaria’s National Revenue Agency (NRA) is already accepting income tax filings for the previous year. The deadline for filing tax returns this year […]

Bulgarian PM says Erdogan and Davutoglu tried to pressure him to back ousted MRF leader Mestan

January 4, 2016, by Independent Balkan News Agency

Bulgarian Prime Minister Boiko Borissov said in a January 4 2016 television interview that Turkish president Recep Tayyip Erdogan and prime minister A ...

Sweden imposes border controls to stop migrant influx

January 4, 2016, by VOANews

Travelers passing from Denmark into Sweden will have to show photo identification starting Monday. The move by Sweden is an attempt to stop the flow o ...

Ukraine-EU free trade agreement goes into force

January 4, 2016, by The Kyiv Post

Ukraine has rung in the new year with a move that has at once deepened ties with the European Union and cut strings to Russia, as Ukraine’s free ...

  • Pending Polish media law draws criticism
    January 4, 2016, by Raymond Johnston of The Prague Post

    Pending changes to the media law that has passed the lower house in Poland’s parliament on December 30 has been criticised by international and Polish watchdogs for potentially politicising the […]