Archive for July 2nd, 2019

July 2, 2019, by The Sofia Globe staff

European Union leaders are informally suggesting that Party of European Socialists leader and Bulgarian MEP Sergei Stanishev be elected for a two-and-a-half-year term as President of the European Parliament, to […]

EU leaders pick Germany’s Ursula von der Leyen to lead European Commission

July 2, 2019, by Deutsche Welle

The European Council proposed German Defence Minister Ursula von der Leyen to become European Commission President, European Council President Donald ...

Bulgarian PM among EU leaders in talks amid grappling over top jobs

July 2, 2019, by The Sofia Globe staff

Bulgarian Prime Minister Boiko Borissov was among EU leaders caught up in complex negotiations on July 2, the third day of the current attempt to deci ...

‘Code Red’ in Serbia over high temperatures, other Balkan countries face weather warnings

July 2, 2019, by The Sofia Globe staff

The highest-level “Code Red” warning of very dangerous weather has been issued for four districts in southern Serbia for July 3, while the ...