Archive for February 8th, 2017

February 8, 2017, by The Sofia Globe staff

Bulgaria’s caretaker Prime Minister Ognyan Gerdzhikov fired the chairman of the Road Infrastructure Agency board and the executive director of the Avtomagistrali highways company because of an incident in which […]

Bulgaria’s 2017 elections: Government approves extra spending for machine voting – but sum not known

February 8, 2017, by Clive Leviev-Sawyer

Bulgaria’s caretaker Cabinet has approved extra spending on the country’s March 2017 early parliamentary elections to enable machine votin ...

Bulgaria has accepted 29 asylum-seekers from Greece under EU relocation scheme

February 8, 2017, by The Sofia Globe staff

Since the European Union adopted its relocation scheme for asylum-seekers in September 2015, Bulgaria has accepted 29 from Greece and none from Italy ...

Bulgaria’s caretaker cabinet changes half of country’s regional governors

February 8, 2017, by The Sofia Globe staff

The Bulgarian caretaker Cabinet headed by Ognyan Gerdzhikov announced on February 8 that it had changed 14 of the 28 regional governors. A government ...