Archive for November 24th, 2017

November 24, 2017, by The Sofia Globe staff

An earthquake with a magnitude of 3.4 on the Richter Scale rattled southern Bulgaria, according to the European-Mediterranean Seismological Centre. The epicentre was 12km north-west of the town of Smolyan, or […]

Bulgarian Interior Ministry: ‘Lukov March’ planned for February 2018 should be banned

November 24, 2017, by Clive Leviev-Sawyer

The Sofia regional directorate of the Interior Ministry and Bulgaria’s National Protection Service have told the city municipality that they bel ...

‘Operation Calibre’: Europol seizes firearms and arrests 18 in Western Balkans

November 24, 2017, by The Sofia Globe staff

Europol and police from a total of 16 states, including Bulgaria, Macedonia and Romania, have seized 135 firearms and 7000 rounds of ammunition in Ope ...

European Commission reports on state of Bulgaria’s health care system

November 24, 2017, by The Sofia Globe staff

The European Commission released its ‘State of Health in the EU’ report, which includes Health Country Profiles for all 28 member states o ...

  • Spot on Bulgarian Music: JP3 ‘Understandable’
    November 24, 2017, by The Sofia Globe staff

    Even though he is one, calling him a jazz pianist would not do him justice, since Jivko Petrov does it all. One day he would play some of the most […]

  • Young Wine Festival in Plovdiv from November 24 to 26
    November 24, 2017, by The Sofia Globe staff

    The eighth Young Wine Festival opens officially in Plovdiv on November 24 2017, with a Dionysian procession at 1pm from the fountain in front of the municipal headquarters to the […]

  • EU offers Eastern Partnership members money, motivation
    November 24, 2017, by Bernd Riegert of Deutsche Welle

    The EU has invited representatives from six post-Soviet states to take part in its fifth annual Eastern Partnership summit. On the agenda: reforms and closer economic ties. Although she’s only […]