Archive for September 14th, 2018

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September 14, 2018, by The Sofia Globe staff

The leader of the far-right Ataka party, Volen Siderov, and of Parliament’s smallest party, Vesselin Mareshki, have tabled a resolution in Bulgaria’s Parliament that if approved would oblige Prime Minister […]

Bulgarian Forestry Agency chief resigns over Romanian border fence ‘conflict of interest’

September 14, 2018, by Independent Balkan News Agency

Bulgaria’s Agriculture Ministry made much of the fence put up at the land border with Romania to try to prevent African Swine Flu entering the c ...

Frontex: Irregular border crossings into EU in January – August 2018 down 40 per cent

September 14, 2018, by The Sofia Globe staff

In the first eight months of 2018, the number of irregular border crossings into the EU via the top four migratory routes fell 40 per cent from a year ...

Bulgarian Parliament legislates compulsory seatbelts in buses

September 14, 2018, by The Sofia Globe staff

Close to four weeks after the Svoge bus crash disaster in which 17 people died, Bulgaria’s Parliament voted on September 14 to make the fitting ...