Archive for May 3rd, 2016

May 3, 2016, by VOANews

Struggling to cope with the largest migration crisis in recent history, the European Commission is due to release details of its plan to overhaul the EU asylum system Wednesday. The […]

EU spring economic forecast re-iterates growth drop-off prediction for Bulgaria in 2016

May 3, 2016, by The Sofia Globe staff

European Commission’s spring forecast for the EU economy, released on May 3, cut the economic growth estimate in the 28-country bloc and re-iterated ...

Bulgaria, Croatia, share views on migration, energy issues

May 3, 2016, by Independent Balkan News Agency

Bulgaria and Croatia share similar views on how the European Union should deal with the migration crisis, as well as on energy issues and on EU enlarg ...

Bulgaria could face more referendum questions

May 3, 2016, by The Sofia Globe staff

Bulgaria, already facing a referendum later this year on several questions of political reform, could face another – on questions ranging from t ...

  • Of optimism and the odds at the casino of chaos
    May 3, 2016, by Clive Leviev-Sawyer

    We are optimistic animals, we human beings, and that gives us an evolutionary advantage. Yet, in other respects, it is no advantage at all – especially at the roulette wheel, […]

  • Turkish MPs may be stripped of immunity
    May 3, 2016, by VOANews

    Punches and water were thrown during a Turkish parliamentary committee meeting late Monday night before a bill that would strip deputies of their immunity from prosecution was passed. As the […]