Archive for November 11th, 2017

November 11, 2017, by The Sofia Globe staff

About 59 per cent of Bulgarians think that the air quality in the country has deteriorated in the past 10 years, according to an EU-wide survey by Eurobarometer on general […]

Magnitude 4.4: Light earthquake rattles Western Turkey

November 11, 2017, by Imanuel Marcus

An earthquake has shaken parts of Western Turkey on Saturday morning. Initially, the European Mediterranean Seismological Centre reported, the magnit ...

Tourism in Bulgaria: New numbers answer Sofia’s hopes

November 11, 2017, by Imanuel Marcus

The numbers are in. Yes, they are all the time. But the most recent bunch of numbers the Ministry of Tourism compiled are definitely positive. When it ...

President Radev on Soviet monuments: It’s up to the Bulgarian foreign ministry to respond to the Russian foreign ministry

November 11, 2017, by Clive Leviev-Sawyer

There is a clear protocol, that the Bulgarian foreign ministry should respond to the Russian foreign ministry, Bulgarian President Roumen Radev said i ...

  • Bulgaria: Earthquake registered close to Sofia
    November 11, 2017, by Imanuel Marcus

    An earthquake with a magnitude of 3.9 on the Richter Scale occurred in Bulgaria at 6:54am on Saturday morning. According to the European Mediterranean Seismological Centre, the epicentre was located 23 […]

  • Why the Bulgarian Government could be bolder
    November 11, 2017, by Howard Rosen

    Bulgaria is doing well economically: GDP is growing by over three per cent annually, state debt is below 30 per cent of GDP, unemployment has fallen to below six per […]

  • Russia denies being the source of radioactivity in Europe
    November 11, 2017, by Imanuel Marcus

    On April 26, 1986, something happened in Chernobyl. It was the one thing pro-nuke scientists had effectively ruled out. The Swedes noticed an elevated level of radioactivity, while the inhabitants […]