Archive for March 7th, 2018

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March 7, 2018, by The Sofia Globe staff

Bulgarian MPs voted on March 7 to overturn President Roumen Radev’s veto on the bill of amendments to the Bank Insolvency Act. The motion carried with 129 MPs in favour, 40 […]

Bulgarian deputy PM’s verbal assault on Russian Patriarch sparks row in ‘United Patriots’

March 7, 2018, by The Sofia Globe staff

After Bulgaria’s Deputy Prime Minister and nationalist United Patriots co-leader Valeri Simeonov hit out in a television interview against Russi ...

Bulgaria records 3.6% economic growth in 2017

March 7, 2018, by The Sofia Globe staff

Bulgaria’s economy grew by 3.6 per cent last year, based on preliminary data, the country’s National Statistics Institute (NSI) said on March 7. I ...

EU defence ministers agree implementation plan for closer military co-operation

March 7, 2018, by The Sofia Globe staff

EU ministers of defence have formally adopted a list of 17 projects for “permanent structured co-operation” (PESCO) in the field of defenc ...

  • Bulgarian government retracts approval of Istanbul Convention
    March 7, 2018, by The Sofia Globe staff

    Bulgarian Prime Minister Boiko Borissov’s Cabinet has retracted its approval of the Istanbul Convention and withdrawn its request to Parliament to approve the convention. The decision to retract the approval […]