Archive for November 13th, 2017

November 13, 2017, by Mark Thomas

The acceleration of the date when Bulgaria will take over the seat of the EU Presidency from the first half of 2018 will no doubt have sent the local state […]

EU signs historic defence pact as Brexit, Trump drive bloc to co-operate

November 13, 2017, by Henry Ridgwell of VOANews

Twenty-three member states of the European Union have signed a historic deal to co-operate more closely on defence. The pact, known as Permanent Struc ...

Bulgarian soldiers holding Kalashnikov semi automatic rifles

Opinion: A small step toward a European army

November 13, 2017, by Bernd Riegert of Deutsche Welle

An historic breakthrough or just another attempt doomed to peter out? The EU plans to coordinate EU members’ military capacities with the long-t ...

YouTuber’s video prompts bizarre fine from Bulgaria’s competition watchdog

November 13, 2017, by Alex Bivol

Bulgaria’s Commission for Protection of Competition (CPC)  has fined online electronics retailer Laptop.BG about 47 300 leva, on the grounds th ...

  • Bulgaria: Police bust ring of ID card forgers
    November 13, 2017, by The Sofia Globe staff

    Bulgarian police have bust a ring of passport and ID card counterfeiters in Sofia and Plovdiv, the Interior Ministry said. Five suspects, aged 19 to 51, were detained. The police […]