Archive for July, 2016

  • Dead dolphins case: Bulgaria moves to restrict fishing
    July 21, 2016, by The Sofia Globe staff

    Bulgaria is expected next week to ban fishing in areas with populations of dolphins, it emerged after a meeting called by Prime Minister Boiko Borissov and attended by the ministers […]

  • Owner of illegal file sharing site arrested in Poland
    July 21, 2016, by VOANews

    The alleged owner of Kickass Torrents, an illegal file-sharing website said to have a net worth of at least $54 million, was arrested in Poland Wednesday. Ukrainian Artem Vaulin has […]

  • EU funds for Slovakia halted
    July 21, 2016, by The Slovak Spectator

    The European Commission has halted the payments which were allocated for the 2007-2013 programming period. This concerns five operational programmes focused on informatisation of society, health care, funds for Bratislava […]

  • Kosovo demands the demarcation of border with Serbia
    July 21, 2016, by Independent Balkan News Agency

    Before even finalising the process of border demarcation with Montenegro, Kosovo’s authorities are planning to also carry out the border demarcation with Serbia. Foreign Minister Enver Hoxhaj says that within […]

  • Erdogan declares three-month state of emergency
    July 21, 2016, by VOANews

    Turkey’s President Recep Tayyip Erdogan on Wednesday declared a three-month state of emergency in the wake of last week’s thwarted coup in his country. Erdogan said the emergency was needed […]

  • Foreign Ministry urges Bulgarians not to travel to Turkey
    July 20, 2016, by The Sofia Globe staff

    The situation in Turkey remains unstable, Bulgaria’s Foreign Ministry said on July 20, urging the country’s citizens not to travel to the neighbouring state. The Foreign Ministry in Sofia said […]