Archive for February 4th, 2016

February 4, 2016, by Daniel Schearf of VOANews

A corruption crisis unfolding in Moldova has given a boost to Russia-leaning political parties, say analysts, even as the country remains on a pro-Europe path. Protesters in January stormed the […]

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EC raises Bulgaria’s 2015 growth estimate again in winter forecast

February 4, 2016, by The Sofia Globe staff

The European Commission’s winter forecast for the EU economy, released on February 4, estimated that economic growth in the 28-country bloc will rem ...

Bulgarian Notary Chamber head: Theft of companies has become a business

February 4, 2016, by The Sofia Globe staff

For more than five years the Notary Chamber of Bulgaria has repeatedly been warning of the problem of the theft of companies, which for some has acqui ...

Bulgarian President wraps Brazil visit with pledge to assist building trade ties with EU

February 4, 2016, by Independent Balkan News Agency

Bulgarian head of state President Rossen Plevneliev has concluded a three-day visit to Brazil with a pledge to support that country in its ambitions t ...

  • General strike against pension reform brings Greece to standstill
    February 4, 2016, by Independent Balkan News Agency

    Thursday’s general strike called by the largest trade unions in the country, private sector workers union GSEE and public sector employees union ADEDY, will cause a nationwide “blackout” as everything […]

  • US, EU strike new data-sharing deal
    February 4, 2016, by VOANews

    The United States and European Union have struck a new deal regulating cross-Atlantic data transfers, after a European court struck down a previous agreement in October. European Justice Commissioner Vera […]