Archive for July, 2016

  • Bulgaria reinstates motorway traffic restrictions on lorries
    July 22, 2016, by The Sofia Globe staff

    Two weeks after deciding to lift the interdiction banning heavy lorries from travelling on motorways and select first-grade roads at certain times during the weekends, Bulgaria’s road infrastructure agency reinstituted […]

  • Bulgarian PM Borissov to meet Erdoğan on August 24
    July 22, 2016, by Independent Balkan News Agency

    Bulgarian Prime Minister Boiko Borissov said on July 22 that he would meet Turkish president Recep Tayyip Erdoğan on August 24. Borissov was speaking in a television interview about a […]

  • Two early front-runners emerge in race for UN chief
    July 22, 2016, by Margaret Besheer of VOANews

    Two clear front-runners have emerged from the pack of 12 candidates for the next U.N. Secretary General, according to diplomats with knowledge of the secret proceedings. Former Portuguese Prime Minister […]

  • Race for new UN chief heats up
    July 21, 2016, by Margaret Besheer of VOANews

    There are two daughters of former presidents and one of a farmer; a history buff, a former president, an honorary citizen of Timbuktu and an assortment of foreign ministers, all […]