Archive for September 29th, 2016

wine glasses containing red wine amid moody wisps of smoke
September 29, 2016, by The Sofia Globe staff

Danish-born Zina Sorensen and her Bulgarian partner set up in 2015, offering tours of Bulgaria’s wine regions to introduce foreigners to the delights of the country’s cuisine and viniculture. Plovdiv-based […]

Archaeological discoveries in Bulgaria: September 2016 highlights

September 29, 2016, by The Sofia Globe staff

September marks the closing phase of Bulgaria’s annual archaeology season, but the month did not disappoint as digs exposed a Roman-era public b ...

Bulgaria’s campaign for Georgieva to head UN gets underway

September 29, 2016, by Clive Leviev-Sawyer

The late entry of Kristalina Georgieva as an official entrant to the race to be the next Secretary-General of the United Nations means her countryR ...

Bulgaria’s NEK will not appeal Belene arbitration ruling

September 29, 2016, by The Sofia Globe staff

Bulgarian state electric utility NEK decided against appealing the arbitration ruling that awarded damages to Russia’s Atomstroyexport for the r ...

  • World Bank to help Bulgaria better protect its nature
    September 29, 2016, by Independent Balkan News Agency

    The World Bank will help Bulgaria protect and better manage its natural assets, like forests and air, as well as mitigate the risks of climate change, the Bank said in […]

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    Bulgaria arrests 20-year-old French terrorism suspect
    September 29, 2016, by The Sofia Globe staff

    A 20-year-old French citizen suspected of links to terrorists has been arrested by Bulgaria while trying to cross into Turkey via the Kapitan Andreevo border checkpoint, Bulgarian Interior Minister Roumyana […]

  • Bokova: I’m still in the UN race
    September 29, 2016, by Clive Leviev-Sawyer

    Irina Bokova has become Bulgaria’s irascible and annoying ex that just won’t go away, the irritating loudmouth who clings to the belief that somewhere in the extended family, there are […]