Archive for December 22nd, 2017

December 22, 2017, by The Sofia Globe staff

The Sofia Globe wishes its readers a very Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year. Over the Festive Season, we shall continue to post the most essential news from Bulgaria […]

MRF founder Dogan nudges party away from backing motion of no confidence

December 22, 2017, by Alex Bivol

Ahmed Dogan, founder of the Movement for Rights and Freedoms (MRF) – the party led and supported in the main by Bulgarians of Turkish ethnicity – ...

Short circuit stops public transport in parts of Sofia

December 22, 2017, by The Sofia Globe staff

An electrical short in the  grid of the electricity provider ČEZ stopped many tram and trolley lines in the Bulgarian capital of Sofia on the after ...

Bulgaria, Macedonia orthodox church committees meet to discuss autocephaly

December 22, 2017, by Independent Balkan News Agency

Committees comprised of senior officials from the Bulgarian Orthodox Church and the Macedonian Orthodox Church met in Sofia to discuss further actions ...

  • Sofia: Thousands of residents without heating after pipe burst
    December 22, 2017, by The Sofia Globe staff

    In Sofia, thousands of inhabitants were without heating all night, at sub-zero temperatures, after a central water pipe burst. The issue affected several residential areas of the Bulgarian capital city, […]