Archive for April 20th, 2017

April 20, 2017, by Independent Balkan News Agency

Foreign direct investment in Bulgaria in the first two months of 2017 stood at 102.4 million euro, the equivalent of 0.2 per cent of the gross domestic product (GDP), statistics […]

Bulgarian security agency expels four German citizens for involvement in terrorism

April 20, 2017, by The Sofia Globe staff

Bulgaria’s State Agency for National Security (SANS) said that it had expelled four German citizens for involvement in support for a terrorist o ...

Draft agreement on new Bulgarian government between GERB and United Patriots to be ready on April 21

April 20, 2017, by Clive Leviev-Sawyer

The draft coalition government agreement between Boiko Borissov’s GERB party and the nationalist United Patriots will be ready on April 21, nego ...

Bulgaria high court upholds suspended sentence in eavesdropping trial against former court chief

April 20, 2017, by The Sofia Globe staff

Bulgaria’s Supreme Court of Cassation ruled on April 20 to uphold the one-year suspended sentence, with a three-year probation period, against t ...

  • Time travel in Sofia: Who needs hot water and electricity?
    April 20, 2017, by Imanuel Marcus

    In 2002, an international family of three, consisting of a Bulgarian mother, a German father and a daughter with both nationalities, moved to Sofia from the U.S.. Back then, absolutely nothing […]

  • Europe fears Turkey’s Erdogan will tear up migration deal
    April 20, 2017, by Jamie Dettmer of VOANews

    The crowd of diehard supporters of Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan cheered at a referendum-eve rally in the Umraniye district of Istanbul when Turkey’s Islamist leader called on them to […]