Archive for January 7th, 2016

January 7, 2016, by The Sofia Globe staff

US-based streaming service Netflix has made its service available worldwide, announcing expanded international roll-out at the CES 2016 consumer electronics show on January 6. The one major blank spot in […]

Film review: Joy

January 7, 2016, by Andre Crous of The Prague Post

“Sometimes, life is just like a soap opera.” Such seems to be the guiding principle behind Joy, David O. Russell’s latest film to be based on a ...

Bulgaria had among largest decreases in unemployment in EU – Eurostat

January 7, 2016, by The Sofia Globe staff

Bulgaria saw among the largest decreases in unemployment in the European Union, with joblessness falling from 10.6 per cent in November 2014 to 8.8 pe ...

Ousted MRF leader Mestan: I remain in politics

January 7, 2016, by Independent Balkan News Agency

Lyutvi Mestan, ousted as leader and as a member of the Bulgarian Parliament’s third-largest party the Movement for Rights and Freedoms, said on Janu ...

  • Former US ambassador to Bulgaria Sol Polansky dies
    January 7, 2016, by The Sofia Globe staff

    Sol Polansky, United States ambassador to Bulgaria from 1987 to 1990, has died at the age of 89 after a long illness. Polansky, born on November 7 1926 in Newark, […]

  • Russian economy killers: Oil and sanctions
    January 7, 2016, by VOANews

    Russian President Vladimir Putin gets a bad report card, even a failing grade, for his handling of the economic crisis in his country, according to 27 percent of analysts who […]