Archive for May 17th, 2017

May 17, 2017, by The Sofia Globe staff

Bulgarian Deputy Minister of Regional Development Pavel Tenev resigned on May 17, two days after his appointment, after a furore broke out when a photograph emerged of him giving a […]

Brexit: Bulgaria wants protection for residence, health and pension rights of EU citizens in the UK

May 17, 2017, by The Sofia Globe staff

Bulgaria wants protection of acquired rights of EU citizens and their families in the UK after Brexit, according to a position adopted by the governme ...

Zaev is mandated to form a new government in Macedonia

May 17, 2017, by Independent Balkan News Agency

President of Macedonia Gjorge Ivanov mandated today the leader of SDSM, Zoran Zaev to form a new government. Ivanov said that the obstacles in giving ...

Political row in Bulgaria over new nationalist deputy minister’s ‘Nazi salute’ photo

May 17, 2017, by The Sofia Globe staff

The opposition Bulgarian Socialist Party has expressed outrage that recently-appointed deputy minister of public works Pavel Tenev, a nominee of the n ...