Archive for August 5th, 2016

August 5, 2016, by Margaret Besheer of VOANews

Portugal’s former prime minister Antonio Guterres is holding on to his lead in the race to become the United Nations’ next secretary-general. The U.N. Security Council held a second round […]

Bulgarian archaeologists find rare golden coin at cape Kaliakra ruins

August 5, 2016, by The Sofia Globe staff

Digs at the ruins at cape Kaliakra on Bulgaria’s northern Black Sea coast have unearthed a gold coin dating to the early 14th century, public br ...

Foreign Tourists: Bulgaria Outperforms Romania by More than 3:1

August 5, 2016, by The Sofia Globe staff

Bulgaria has outperformed Romania by a large margin, what the number of foreign tourists is concerned. It is not the first time. The National Statisti ...

Gas Stations in Bulgaria: Rompetrol Seeking to Become More Competitive

August 5, 2016, by The Sofia Globe staff

The Romanian oil giant Rompetrol is spending millions, in an effort to modernize their gas stations. According to Romanian media reports, the company ...

  • Bulgarian consumer confidence decreased in July 2016 – poll
    August 5, 2016, by Independent Balkan News Agency

    Bulgaria’s consumer confidence indicator was 0.6 percentage points lower in July 2016 than in April, the National Statistical Institute (NSI) said on August 5, reporting the results of a regular […]

  • Headbangers eagerly await Nightwish in Sofia
    August 5, 2016, by The Sofia Globe staff

    Die-hard fans are already counting down the days, some even the hours. Nightwish will celebrate their 20th anniversary in Sofia on September 14 2016. David Lieberberg, the artistic director of […]

  • US, allies train over Estonia
    August 5, 2016, by VOANews

    As part of a major training exercise to hone the NATO forces’ ability to work together, the United States and British air forces have been flying joint missions over Estonia […]