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January 30, 2020, by VOANews

The World Health Organization has declared the coronavirus outbreak that has spread from China to 18 other countries a global health emergency. Thursday’s announcement from Geneva means the WHO regards […]

World Jewish Congress president: ‘Speeches are not enough to stop antisemitism’

January 27, 2020, by The Sofia Globe staff

World Jewish Congress president Ronald Lauder told Deutsche Welle in a January 27 interview marking International Holocaust Remembrance Day: “Sp ...

International Holocaust Remembrance Alliance ministers adopt 2020 Declaration

January 20, 2020, by The Sofia Globe staff

Cabinet ministers from member countries of the International Holocaust Remembrance Alliance (IHRA), Bulgaria among them, adopted on January 19 the all ...

World Health Organisation: Measles cases nearly doubled in a year

February 15, 2019, by The Sofia Globe staff

A projected near-doubling of measles infections has been identified amid rising severe and protracted outbreaks all over the planet, in poor and rich ...

  • IMF cuts global growth outlook, warns of growing risks
    January 21, 2019, by The Sofia Globe staff

    In the latest update to its World Economic Outlook (WEO), the International Monetary Fund (IMF) revised its global growth forecast for 2019 and 2020 downward, citing softer momentum in the […]

  • Tel Aviv chosen to host 2018 Eurovision song contest
    September 13, 2018, by The Sofia Globe staff

    Tel Aviv has been selected as the Host City for the 64th Eurovision Song Contest in 2019, the European Broadcasting Union said on September 12. The decision was taken by […]