Archive for March 21st, 2017

March 21, 2017, by Clive Leviev-Sawyer

With five days to go to Bulgaria’s March 2017 parliamentary elections, Turkey and the two Bulgarian political parties with close ties to electorates in that country continued to be the […]

Bulgaria caretaker minister says will propose scrapping Sofia Airport concession

March 21, 2017, by The Sofia Globe staff

Bulgaria’s caretaker Transport Minister Hristo Alexiev said on March 21 that he would make a formal proposal asking the caretaker cabinet to can ...

Police presence stepped up as Bulgarian nationalists vow more Turkish border blockades over ‘electoral tourism’

March 21, 2017, by The Sofia Globe staff

The police presence at Bulgaria’s border crossings with Turkey has been stepped up, the Interior Ministry said on March 21, after the nationalis ...

Foreign Direct Investment in Bulgaria in January 2017 was 54M euro

March 21, 2017, by Independent Balkan News Agency

Foreign direct investment in Bulgaria in the first month of the year stood at 54 million euro, the equivalent of 0.1 per cent of the gross domestic pr ...

  • World Happiness Report: Bulgaria in 105th place
    March 21, 2017, by Imanuel Marcus

    The World Happiness Report 2017 was just released. It is a comprehensive ranking published by the Sustainable Development Solutions Network, in cooperation with the United Nations. The ranking is based […]

  • The Winter of 2017: When hell froze over in Bulgaria
    March 21, 2017, by Imanuel Marcus

    On Monday, November 28, 2016, the first snow of the season fell in Sofia. It was the moment when quite a few inhabitants were asking themselves whether they should finally […]