Archive for June 25th, 2019

June 25, 2019, by Independent Balkan News Agency

Bulgaria’s Ministry of Education has made recommendations for corrections to new 10th grade history textbooks after a controversy over the treatment of the country’s communist era. Education Minister Krassimir Vulchev […]

New EU rules to protect children caught in cross-border parental disputes to come into force

June 25, 2019, by The Sofia Globe staff

The Council of the EU adopted on June 25 a revision of a regulation which sets out rules on the jurisdiction, recognition and enforcement of decisions ...

US, Bulgaria increase funding for Bulgarian Fulbright Commission

June 25, 2019, by The Sofia Globe staff

The governments of Bulgaria and the United States have decided to increase funding for the Bulgarian Fulbright Commission, a statement by the US embas ...

Bulgaria’s Ognyan Zlatev appointed as head of EC Representation in Croatia

June 25, 2019, by The Sofia Globe staff

The European Commission said on June 25 that it had appointed Ognyan Zlatev, currently head of the EC Representation in Bulgaria, as the new head of t ...

  • EU study: ‘No East-West divide in food products’
    June 25, 2019, by The Sofia Globe staff

    An analysis of nearly 1400 food products in 19 European Union countries has found that nine per cent of the compared products differed in composition, although the front-of-pack was identical, […]