Archive for November 24th, 2016

Latest
November 24, 2016, by Deutsche Welle

The majority of lawmakers in the European Parliament on Thursday voted to halt membership talks with Turkey after Ankara’s post-coup crackdown on the opposition, academics, intellectuals and those with potential […]

Bulgarian President concludes political consultations following Borissov government resignation

November 24, 2016, by The Sofia Globe staff

Bulgarian President Rossen Plevneliev concluded on November 24 a week of consultations with the National Assembly’s eight parliamentary groups f ...

Bulgarian Parliament votes to make minimum 4mm tread depth on tyres compulsory from November 15 to March 1

November 24, 2016, by The Sofia Globe staff

Bulgaria’s National Assembly voted on November 24 to require motorists to use tyres with a minimum tread depth of four mm every year from Novemb ...

Bulgaria’s outgoing foreign minister criticises president-elect over statements on Crimea

November 24, 2016, by Independent Balkan News Agency

Statements by Bulgarian president-elect Roumen Radev during his election campaign that it should be accepted that the Russian flag is flying over Crim ...

  • Bulgarian Parliament moves to bar glorification of communism
    November 24, 2016, by The Sofia Globe staff

    Bulgaria’s Parliament approved on November 24 the first reading of amendments providing for the removal of signs, slogans, photos and other objects created during the country’s 1944/89 communist regime and […]

  • Election campaign heats up in Republic of Macedonia
    November 24, 2016, by Independent Balkan News Agency

    Macedonia’s VMRO-DPMNE, led by former PM Nikola Gruevski, is accusing the opposition leader, Zoran Zaev of planning to federalise the country by making the Albanian language the second official language […]