All posts tagged Belene

March 10, 2017, by Imanuel Marcus

The so-called Balkan Route was officially closed exactly a year ago. Up until March 9th, 2016, thousands of refugees moved from country to country on a daily basis, trying to […]

Bulgarian political parties trade barbs over ‘energy crisis’ claims

January 24, 2017, by Independent Balkan News Agency

Bulgaria’s two largest political parties – Boiko Borissov’s GERB and the opposition socialist party – are engaged in a war of words over the B ...

Bulgaria’s NEK settles arbitration damages for shelved Belene nuclear plant

December 9, 2016, by The Sofia Globe staff

Bulgaria’s state-owned electric utility NEK has paid 601.6 million euro in damages to Atomstroyexport, the foreign contracts subsidiary of Russi ...

Third former minister indicted in Belene nuclear power plant investigation

November 18, 2016, by The Sofia Globe staff

Bulgarian prosecutors continued pressing charges in connection to their investigation into alleged mismanagement of the Belene nuclear power plant pro ...