All posts in Bulgaria

  • Bulgaria promotes its investment appeal despite downturn
    June 11, 2012, by Alex Bivol

    Odd as it may sound, the seemingly endless economic malaise enveloping Europe has not dimmed the appetite for investment in Bulgaria, a development that the country’s investment agency hopes to […]

  • Bulgaria’s ‘vampire’ saga continues
    June 11, 2012, by Hristina Dimitrova

    After the finding in recent days of “vampire” burials in Sozopol, Bulgaria’s archaeological vampire saga took a new twist with the unearthing of another one. This time it was near […]

  • New book aims for debate on vanishing Sofia
    June 11, 2012, by The Sofia Globe staff

    A group of young people from Sofia University’s sociology department have produced a book documenting the stories of 11 pre-1944 houses that are crumbling into ruins, a sad decline from […]

  • Bulgarian Foreign Minister Nikolai Mladenov at the Sofia Forum for the Balkans
    Which compass direction for the Western Balkans?
    June 10, 2012, by Clive Leviev-Sawyer and Alex Bivol

    Amid the clamour and cacophony of the European economic crisis and the rapidly-whirling rumour mill about the future of the euro zone, it is hardly surprising that the EU integration […]

  • pair of dogs in a cage
    Sofia announces 1.3M leva street dog shelter contract
    June 9, 2012, by The Sofia Globe staff

    More than two months after professor Botyo Tachkov died in a savage attack by a pack of stray dogs in a Sofia neighbourhood, Bulgaria’s capital city has announced a 1.3 […]