Archive for June 22nd, 2016

June 22, 2016, by The Sofia Globe staff

Bulgaria’s Tourism Minister has defended a controversial plan to set up police checkpoints throughout the Black Sea resort of Sunny Beach. The plan was hatched after the June 8 shootout […]

EU agrees to set up European Border and Coast Guard

June 22, 2016, by The Sofia Globe staff

European Union institutions agreed on June 22 2016 on setting up a European Border and Coast Guard, which the EU plans to have operational this summer ...

Bulgaria urges Turkey to comply with refugee readmission agreement

June 22, 2016, by Independent Balkan News Agency

Bulgarian Foreign Minister Daniel Mitov says his country is urging Turkey to comply with a refugee readmission agreement with the EU and says Ankara s ...

Bulgaria’s revenue agency: Every second trader in Sunny Beach lies about turnover

June 22, 2016, by The Sofia Globe staff

Pubs, nightclubs, cafes and car parks in Bulgaria’s Black Sea coastal resort Sunny Beach massively are not reporting their turnovers, the Nation ...

  • German President Joachim Gauck talks security in Romania
    June 22, 2016, by Deutsche Welle

    German President Joachim Gauck has discussed tensions in Eastern Europe and Berlin’s policies toward Moscow with his Romanian counterpart, Klaus Iohannis. The meeting comes ahead of a NATO summit in […]

  • What happens after the ‘Brexit’ vote?
    June 22, 2016, by Jamie Dettmer of VOANews

    Aside from guessing which side will win Thursday’s Brexit vote, London’s chattering classes are engaging in a favorite political game of “what ifs.” British newspapers and TV news shows are […]