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March 21, 2019, by The Sofia Globe staff

Almost unfailingly, whichever political party is in power, Bulgaria’s government votes a “bonus” for pensioners in the lowest pay bracket, at the Orthodox Easter and Christmas. The year 2019 has […]

Eurostat: Emigrants from Bulgaria outnumbered immigrants in 2017

March 21, 2019, by The Sofia Globe staff

Bulgaria was among six European Union countries where the number of emigrants outnumbered the number of immigrants in 2017, EU statistics agency Euros ...

European People’s Party suspends Hungarian PM Orbán’s Fidesz party

March 20, 2019, by The Sofia Globe staff

Following a vote in the European People’s Party (EPP) Political Assembly, the membership of Hungarian Prime Minister Viktor party Viktor Orbán̵ ...

Brexit: Bulgarian Parliament approves first reading of amendments on residence rights of UK nationals

March 20, 2019, by The Sofia Globe staff

Bulgaria’s National Assembly approved on March 20 the first reading of amendments to the Foreigners Act, including those covering the residence ...

  • Smallest party in Bulgaria’s Parliament ends ‘boycott’
    March 20, 2019, by The Sofia Globe staff

    Six days after the smallest party in Bulgaria’s National Assembly announced that it was withdrawing from sittings, it ended the “boycott” after talks with Prime Minister Boiko Borissov’s GERB party. […]