Archive for August 11th, 2016

August 11, 2016, by The Sofia Globe staff

Skywatchers in Bulgaria will be able to enjoy one of the summer night sky’s most spectacular annual displays as the 2016 Perseid meteor showers peak on August 12 and 13. […]

Both Shaken and Stirred: A Thursday Morning on Trakia Highway

August 11, 2016, by The Sofia Globe staff

While waiting at the last traffic light on Zarigradsko Chaussee this morning, my right foot shivered. I finally wanted to race up the hills and get my ...

Annual report finds shortcomings in religious freedom in Bulgaria

August 11, 2016, by The Sofia Globe staff

An annual report by the United States state department has recorded incidents of complaints from minority religious groups about harassment by the gov ...

Bulgaria hands ‘Gülen ally’ Büyük to Turkey

August 11, 2016, by Independent Balkan News Agency

Bulgaria has deported Turkish business person Abdullah Büyük, who has alleged ties to anti-Erdoğan opposition leader and Muslim cleric Fethullah G ...

  • Nato reaffirms support of Turkish president Erdogan
    August 11, 2016, by VOANews

    The North Atlantic Treaty Organization (NATO) has reaffirmed its commitment to Turkey as a valued member of the 28 nation alliance in attempt to allay Turkey’s concerns that it does […]

  • Bulgaria fears a tide of refugees
    August 11, 2016, by Deutsche Welle

    Rezovo is the most southeasterly city in Bulgaria. It is only a few hundred meters across the Black Sea estuary of the Rezovo river to the nearest Turkish village. The […]

  • Sofia Restaurant Week to be held from September 11 to 17
    August 11, 2016, by The Sofia Globe staff

    A first for Bulgaria is coming in September 2016 with the inaugural Sofia Restaurant Week, a festival in celebration of the diversity and quality of Sofia’s restaurants. During Sofia Restaurant […]

  • Made in Bulgaria: A Sophisticated Dog App
    August 11, 2016, by The Sofia Globe staff

    The future has finally arrived. Dog walkers can now download an app called Doglar, which is a Bulgarian product. One of the highlight functions Doglar promises: While walking their four-legged […]