Archive for March 4th, 2019

March 4, 2019, by The Sofia Globe staff

Russian Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev and his Bulgarian counterpart Boiko Borissov discussed their respective priorities on their energy agendas in talks in Sofia on March 4. Against a background of […]

Negative energy: Berlin’s Trumpian turn on Nord Stream 2

March 4, 2019, by Gustav Gressel of the ECFR

Berlin has handled the dispute over the Nord Stream 2 gas pipeline with unilateralism and clumsiness worthy of US President Donald Trump. On February ...

Bulgaria’s measles outbreak: More than 1000 children in Plovdiv not vaccinated – report

March 4, 2019, by The Sofia Globe staff

More than 1000 children in Bulgaria’s second city Plovdiv have not had the compulsory vaccine against measles, mumps and rubella (MMR), public b ...

Ethnic issues, foreign policy key in North Macedonia presidential campaign

March 4, 2019, by Independent Balkan News Agency

The candidates who will stand in the Republic of North Macedonia’s April 21 2019 presidential elections have now been confirmed. They are Stevo ...

  • EU to enable easier recovery of unpaid road tolls
    March 4, 2019, by The Sofia Globe staff

    Unpaid road tolls “could soon be history”, as the EU is setting up a new information-sharing system to enable member states’ national authorities to access each other’s national vehicle registration […]