Archive for December 16th, 2016

December 16, 2016, by The Sofia Globe staff

Sofia City Court ruled on December 16 to acquit former socialist prime minister Sergei Stanishev on charges of losing secret documents while in office as head of government. The court […]

Bulgaria’s GERB party, nationalists and Reformist Bloc in talks on new government headed by Borissov

December 16, 2016, by Clive Leviev-Sawyer

Talks were held on December 16 among Boiko Borissov’s GERB party, the nationalist Patriotic Front coalition and the Reformist Bloc on forming a ...

Trump tells Bulgarian PM Borissov in phone conversation he hopes to meet in person soon

December 16, 2016, by The Sofia Globe staff

United States president-elect Donald Trump has told Bulgarian Prime Minister Boiko Borissov that he hopes they can meet in person soon to discuss bila ...

FDI in Bulgaria in January-October 2016 was 942M euro

December 16, 2016, by Independent Balkan News Agency

Foreign direct investment in Bulgaria in the first 10 months of 2016 stood at 942 million euro, the equivalent of 2.1 per cent of the gross domestic p ...

  • EU extends sanctions on Russia
    December 16, 2016, by Luis Ramirez of VOANews

    European Union leaders meeting Thursday in Brussels agreed to extend sanctions on Russia for another six months, EU officials said. The one-day summit, which ran late into the evening, capped […]