Archive for January 8th, 2016

January 8, 2016, by Jonathan Mills

It is likely that this year the UK will hold a referendum on its continuing membership of the EU. Part 2 What could the EU do to avoid a UK […]

Bulgarian competition watchdog approves sale of telecom carrier Vivacom

January 8, 2016, by The Sofia Globe staff

Bulgaria’s Commission for Protection of Competition (CPC) has approved the sale of Bulgarian telecom firm Vivacom, one of the country’s three ...

Greek bailout review set to drag on for months

January 8, 2016, by Independent Balkan News Agency

Eurogroup chief Jeroen Dijsselbloem dealt a blow to the hopes of Greek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras of excluding the International Monetary Fund (IMF ...

Bulgarian Foreign Minister holds talks with Skopje’s outgoing ambassador

January 8, 2016, by Independent Balkan News Agency

Bulgarian Foreign Minister Daniel Mitov held talks on January 7 2016 with Blagoj Handjiski, who is leaving his post as Skopje’s ambassador in Sofia ...

  • Romanians, Moldovans arrested in ATM malware attack bust
    January 8, 2016, by The Sofia Globe staff

    The Romanian National Police and the Directorate for Investigating Organised Crimes and Terrorism (DIICOT), assisted by Europol and Eurojust as well as a number of European law enforcement authorities, disrupted […]

  • Poland adopts controversial media-control law
    January 8, 2016, by VOANews

    Polish President Andrzej Duda has signed a controversial new law giving the country’s conservative government direct control of state media, despite condemnation by some European Union leaders. Malgorzata Sadurska, an […]