Archive for September 12th, 2018

September 12, 2018, by VOANews

European Union legislators took the unprecedented step Wednesday to begin process of imposing sanctions on Hungary for presenting a “systematic threat” to the bloc’s Democratic values. The European Parliament voted […]

Bulgarian judges consider extraditing German to Turkey

September 12, 2018, by Deutsche Welle

Mehmet Y., who has dual German-Turkish citizenship, has been under house arrest in a Bulgarian hotel since September 5. Officials in Ankara want him e ...

October surprise? Rising prices could impact Bulgarian political situation

September 12, 2018, by Clive Leviev-Sawyer

Bulgarian Prime Minister Boiko Borissov and his Finance Minister Vladislav Goranov have grabbed the headlines by pledging a 10 per cent increase in pa ...

European Parliament approves controversial new copyright law in blow to tech firms

September 12, 2018, by Deutsche Welle

A years-long battle that has pitted artists against big tech came to a head in Strasbourg on Wednesday, when the European Parliament voted to update c ...

  • Bulgarian Foreign Ministry treats diplomats to train ride
    September 12, 2018, by The Sofia Globe staff

    Bulgaria’s Foreign Ministry treated foreign diplomats accredited to the country to a ride on the narrow-gauge railway line between Septembri and Velingrad, the ministry said on September 12. The ride […]

  • West Nile fever virus claims four more lives in Serbia
    September 12, 2018, by Independent Balkan News Agency

    Four more citizens of Serbia have died of West Nile fever in the last seven days, according to the Institute of Public Health of Serbia, “Dr Milan Jovanovic Batut”. This […]