Archive for May 18th, 2017

May 18, 2017, by Independent Balkan News Agency

Foreign direct investment in Bulgaria in the first three months of 2017 showed a net outflow of 106 million euro, the equivalent of 0.2 per cent of the gross domestic […]

Bulgaria’s Shalom organisation of Jews, on Simeonov and Nazi salutes scandal: ‘Joking about the Holocaust is inappropriate’

May 18, 2017, by Clive Leviev-Sawyer

Two Bulgarian Jewish organisations jointly have strongly condemned the statements and inappropriate comments by Valeri Simeonov, deputy prime minister ...

Bulgarian PM Borissov orders Defence Ministry official fired over Hitler salute photo

May 18, 2017, by The Sofia Globe staff

In the second controversy to hit the Bulgarian government over a photo involving a Hitler salute, Prime Minister Boiko Borissov has ordered the dismis ...

Bulgarian PM Borissov on ‘Nazi salute’ photo scandal: ‘It’s human while on business trips to make such jokes’

May 18, 2017, by The Sofia Globe staff

Bulgarian Prime Minister Boiko Borissov, who accepted the resignation of a deputy minister who became notorious for a photograph of him making a Hitle ...