Archive for July 28th, 2020

July 28, 2020, by The Sofia Globe staff

The Sofia City Court said that it has agreed to hear an application by the Prosecutor’s Office to cancel the registration of the Bulgarian National Union – Edelweiss, organiser of […]

Bulgaria’s nationalists see chance to exploit Hagia Sophia issue

July 28, 2020, by Clive Leviev-Sawyer

For Bulgaria’s government, reconversion of Hagia Sophia in Istanbul into a mosque is a matter of “deep regret”, while for the Bulgar ...

Bulgaria: Special prosecutors order probe into antisemitic calls by controversial figure

July 28, 2020, by The Sofia Globe staff

Bulgaria’s Special Prosecutor’s Office has assigned to the State Agency for National Security an investigation into antisemitic appeals, i ...

Visits by foreigners to Bulgaria in June 2020 were 75.2% down y/y

July 28, 2020, by The Sofia Globe staff

In June 2020, the number of arrivals of visitors from abroad to Bulgaria was 75.2% lower than in June 2019, the National Statistical Institute (NSI) s ...