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    G20 leaders arrive in Mexico for summit
    June 18, 2012, by VOANews

    World leaders are gathering in Mexico for a two-day G20 summit which begins Monday in the Pacific coast resort of Los Cabos amid turmoil in the eurozone and worsening bloodshed […]

  • Carrefour exits Greek joint venture
    June 15, 2012, by The Sofia Globe staff

    French retail chain Carrefour said on June 15 that it was selling its stake in a joint venture with Greek group Marinopoulos, taking a 220 million euro loss on the […]

  • Bulgarian PM defends Forestry Act amendments
    June 14, 2012, by The Sofia Globe staff

    Bulgarian Prime Minister Boiko Borissov defended the amendments to the Forestry Act, passed by Parliament on June 13, saying that the legislative changes were meant to develop winter tourism in […]

  • a fanned-out sheaf of euro notes
    Euro zone crisis expected to dominate G20 Summit
    June 14, 2012, by Kent Klein of VOANews

    Much of President Barack Obama’s attention at next week’s Group of 20 economic summit in Mexico’s Pacific resort of Los Cabos may be focused on trying to help Europe solve its money […]

  • Bulgarian unemployment down to 11% in May
    June 13, 2012, by The Sofia Globe staff

    Unemployment in Bulgaria was down 0.4 per cent month-on-month, falling to 11 per cent in May, data from the country’s Employment Agency showed. In May, there were 360 114 people […]

  • Austria’s EVN surpasses one billion leva in investment
    June 13, 2012, by The Sofia Globe staff

    Austrian electricity distribution firm EVN, which services southern and southeastern Bulgaria, has surpassed one billion leva in investment in the country in June, the company said in a statement. The […]