Archive for August 17th, 2016

August 17, 2016, by The Sofia Globe staff

A week after the August 6-7 disastrous floods that struck Macedonia, the American Jewish Joint Distribution Committee (JDC) together with the Jewish Community of the Republic of Macedonia and the […]

Festival of Tolerance in Sofia: ‘Tole-Fest’ and ‘Tole-Run’

August 17, 2016, by Imanuel Marcus

On September 17 2016, which is the Day of Sofia as well, this year’s edition of the “Tole-Fest” will start, a Festival of Tolerance. This event ...

Bulgarian Socialist Party votes ex-air force chief Radev as its presidential candidate

August 17, 2016, by Clive Leviev-Sawyer

The opposition Bulgarian Socialist Party’s (BSP) national council, after a meeting lasting several hours on August 17, chose former Air Force co ...

Bulgarian Foreign Ministry cautions travellers to Ukraine

August 17, 2016, by The Sofia Globe staff

Bulgaria’s Ministry of Foreign Affairs issued on August 17 a series of recommendations to the country’s citizens travelling to Ukraine, wa ...

  • FDI in Bulgaria in H1 2016 was 778.4M euro
    August 17, 2016, by Independent Balkan News Agency

    Foreign direct investment in Bulgaria in the first half of 2016 stood at 778.4 million euro, the equivalent of 1.7 per cent of the gross domestic product (GDP), statistics from […]

  • Expats in reverse: The Bulgarian School in Berlin
    August 17, 2016, by The Sofia Globe staff

    We are expats in Bulgaria. But let’s take a different perspective. The intersection Leipziger Straße and Mauerstraße in Berlin is basically “Little Bulgaria”, in a way. In front of the […]