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  • Mixed reactions to Bulgarian judicial council nominee hearings
    September 14, 2012, by The Sofia Globe staff

    Bulgaria’s outgoing prosecutor-general Boris Velchev and Justice Minister Diana Kovacheva offered a less-than-glowing endorsement of the public hearings held in Parliament on September 11 for the candidates nominated for seats […]

  • Sofia city hall sticks to paid parking areas plan
    September 13, 2012, by The Sofia Globe staff

    Sofia municipal council voted on September 13 to keep the controversial plans that have raised the ire of residents of central Sofia, who will now have to pay for the […]

  • France, Romania sign Roma repatriation deal
    September 13, 2012, by The Sofia Globe staff

    Romania and France have signed a two-year framework agreement on September 12 for the repatriation of Romanian citizens of Roma descent, the Romanian government said in statement. The agreement was […]

  • Bulgarian monthly inflation at 0.5% in August
    September 12, 2012, by The Sofia Globe staff

    Bulgaria’s consumer price index rose by 0.5 per cent in August, the National Statistical Institute (NSI) said on September 12, with higher fuel prices having a domino effect on other […]

  • Bulgaria sets up National Council on Crime Prevention
    September 12, 2012, by The Sofia Globe staff

    Bulgaria’s Cabinet approved on September 12 2012 the establishment of a National Council on Crime Prevention, with members drawn from various state bodies and NGOs to analyse crime trends and […]