Archive for September, 2020

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September 30, 2020, by The Sofia Globe staff

Bulgaria’s Finance Ministry said on September 30 that the consolidated Budget surplus for the first eight months of 2020 was 1.62 billion leva, exceeding the ministry’s 1.53 billion leva forecast […]

EU Rule of Law report: Bulgaria gets familiar flaws factsheet

September 30, 2020, by The Sofia Globe staff

The European Commission’s first EU-wide report on the rule of law, published on September 30, raised a number of concerns in the case of Bulgari ...

Bulgaria to pull 2-leva bill from circulation on January 1 2021

September 30, 2020, by The Sofia Globe staff

Bulgarian National Bank (BNB) said that its governing council has decided to withdraw the two-leva banknote from circulation starting on January 1 202 ...

Bulgarian MPs overrule President’s veto on Judiciary Act amendments

September 30, 2020, by The Sofia Globe staff

Bulgaria’s National Assembly voted on September 30 to overturn President Roumen Radev’s veto on a bill of amendments to the Judiciary Act, which h ...

  • Six MPs quit opposition Bulgarian Socialist Party group
    September 29, 2020, by The Sofia Globe staff

    Six members of Parliament are quitting the parliamentary group of the opposition Bulgarian Socialist Party, a few days after Kornelia Ninova was re-elected as party leader and a national council […]

  • PM Borissov: Bulgaria looking into buying 8 more F-16s
    September 29, 2020, by The Sofia Globe staff

    Bulgarian Prime Minister Boiko Borissov, whose country is acquiring eight F-16 fighter jets, told representatives of manufacturer Lockheed Martin at a September 29 meeting in Sofia that the government plans […]