Archive for March 7th, 2019

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March 7, 2019, by Independent Balkan News Agency

The deadline for completing the rail link between Sofia and Skopje is 2025-2027, Bulgarian Transport Minister Rossen Zhelyazkov said on March 7. Zhelyazkov was speaking to reporters while in Skopje, […]

Vatican announces full programme of Pope Francis’s May 2019 visit to Bulgaria

March 7, 2019, by The Sofia Globe staff

The Vatican announced on March 7 the full programme of the visit by Pope Francis to Bulgaria, confirmed for May 5 to 7 2019. Pope Francis will arrive ...

EC opens three new infringement proceedings against Bulgaria

March 7, 2019, by The Sofia Globe staff

The European Commission’s March infringements package, published on March 7, showed three new proceedings being launched against Bulgaria, with four ...

Bulgarian parliamentary committee approves amendments writing off 8.2M leva debts of Chief Mufti, Orthodox Church

March 7, 2019, by The Sofia Globe staff

The religious denominations and human rights committee of the Bulgarian Parliament approved on March 7 the first reading of legislative amendments tha ...

  • Bulgaria records 3.1% economic growth in 2018
    March 7, 2019, by The Sofia Globe staff

    Bulgaria’s economy grew by 3.1 per cent last year, based on preliminary data, the country’s National Statistics Institute (NSI) said on March 7. In real terms, gross domestic product (GDP) […]