All posts in Bulgaria

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    Bulgarian unemployment stays above EU average in June
    July 31, 2012, by The Sofia Globe staff

    Unemployment in Bulgaria was 12.4 per cent in June, the European Union’s statistics bureau Eurostat said on July 31, rising by 0.2 percentage points during the month, while overall unemployment […]

  • Sofia parking regulations updated
    July 30, 2012, by The Sofia Globe staff

    Sofia’s Centre for Urban Mobility has updated its map of paid parking areas in the central part of the Bulgarian capital city, reflecting changes to parking regulations passed in March, […]

  • No fines for Bulgarian fuel retailers after watchdog probe
    July 30, 2012, by The Sofia Globe staff

    Bulgaria’s Commission on the Protection of Competition (CPC) said on July 30 that the local unit of Russian oil company Lukoil had not taken illegal advantage of its dominant position […]

  • Fire destroys restaurant, shops in Bulgaria’s Golden Sands
    July 30, 2012, by The Sofia Globe staff

    A large fire destroyed a restaurant and several shops at Bulgaria’s Black Sea resort of Golden Sands, public broadcaster Bulgarian National Radio said on July 30 2012. There was significant […]

  • Bulgarian socialists file Belene referendum petition
    July 27, 2012, by Alex Bivol

    Bulgarian socialists have filed in Parliament on July 27 a petition, which they claimed was signed by 773 447 people, in support of a nationwide referendum to test public support […]