Archive for June 8th, 2018

June 8, 2018, by The Sofia Globe staff

Bulgaria’s unicameral parliament, the National Assembly, voted on June 8 to approve military modernisation projects that envisage spending about 3.5 billion leva on acquiring 16 fighter jets and 150 armoured […]

23 ambassadors of foreign countries issue statement of support for Sofia Pride 2018

June 8, 2018, by The Sofia Globe staff

Twenty-three ambassadors of foreign countries accredited in Bulgaria have issued a joint statement of support for Sofia Pride 2018, being held on June ...

Bulgaria has lowest percentage of part-time employment in EU – official

June 8, 2018, by The Sofia Globe staff

Part-time employment accounted for 2.2 per cent of all employment in Bulgaria in 2017, the lowest such percentage in the EU, according to figures rele ...

‘Macedonia’ name dispute: Zaev foresees solution before June 2018 European Council meeting

June 8, 2018, by Independent Balkan News Agency

Speaking in Skopje, Zoran Zaev said that he believes that the name issue will be solved very soon. Asked about when the phone call between him and the ...

  • Greece’s anti-Macedonia protests fuel nationalist sentiment
    June 8, 2018, by Deutsche Welle

    Thousands of people in Greece have taken to the streets to protest against a name change compromise with Macedonia and Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras. The demonstrations have revived nationalist sentiment […]