Archive for May 4th, 2016

May 4, 2016, by Independent Balkan News Agency

Bulgaria’s Cabinet approved on May 4 a sum of three million leva (about 1.5 million euro) to carry out projects linked to the country’s Schengen accession, including for completing construction […]

Bulgaria’s CCB gave 2.5B leva loans to Vassilev firms, probe finds

May 4, 2016, by The Sofia Globe staff

Companies directly or indirectly linked to Tsvetan Vassilev, majority shareholder in the Corporate Commercial Bank (CCB), received an estimated 2.5 bi ...

Sofia Science Festival 2016: Richard III, Rosetta and the stars

May 4, 2016, by The Sofia Globe staff

The Sofia Science Festival is on from May 12 to 15 2016, this year boasting 69 events on a wide range of topics, the largest number since the festival ...

EC: Turkey will get visa exemption if Ankara meets all benchmarks

May 4, 2016, by The Sofia Globe staff

The European Commission (EC) said on May 4 that it was proposing to the European Parliament and Council of the European Union to lift the visa require ...

  • EU visa block threatens EU-Turkey migrant deal
    May 4, 2016, by Henry Ridgwell of VOANews

    Turkish citizens could soon benefit from visa-free travel to Europe, as part of the deal between the EU and Ankara to stem the flow of refugees. In return, Turkey has […]