Archive for January, 2019

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January 23, 2019, by The Sofia Globe staff

A poll by the Alpha Research agency has found that Bulgarians are sharply divided over the decision, approved by the government and Parliament, to open negotiations with the United States […]

Bulgarian government, prosecutors in show of support for Jewish community after Synagogue attack

January 22, 2019, by The Sofia Globe staff

Bulgaria’s Interior Minister, other top officials and the Prosecutor-General have expressed strong support for the country’s Jewish commun ...

Bulgaria Justice Ministry proposes scrapping granting citizenship in return for investment

January 22, 2019, by Independent Balkan News Agency

Bulgaria’s Justice Ministry is proposing amendments to the Bulgarian Citizenship Act which would scrap the possibility of obtaining citizenship ...

Health ministries of Sofia, Skopje sign co-operation plan

January 22, 2019, by Independent Balkan News Agency

Bulgaria’s Health Minister Kiril Ananiev and his counterpart from Skopje, Venko Filipce, signed a co-operation plan on January 22, setting out a ...

  • Tensions sky high as Greek parliament discusses Prespa Agreement
    January 22, 2019, by Independent Balkan News Agency

    As Greece’s parliament prepares to vote on January 24 on the Prespa Agreement which provides for the name of the neighbouring former Yugoslav republic to become “Northern Macedonia”, political developments […]

  • IMF cuts global growth outlook, warns of growing risks
    January 21, 2019, by The Sofia Globe staff

    In the latest update to its World Economic Outlook (WEO), the International Monetary Fund (IMF) revised its global growth forecast for 2019 and 2020 downward, citing softer momentum in the […]