All posts tagged Greece

January 23, 2020, by The Sofia Globe staff

Bulgaria’s Cabinet approved on January 23 a draft joint action programme between the tourism ministries of Bulgaria and Greece in the field of tourism for 2020-2022, a statement by the […]

Greece restricts traffic at three border checkpoints with Bulgaria as heavy snowfall forecast

January 4, 2020, by The Sofia Globe staff

Greek authorities have announced that as of 6am on January 5, no vehicles with a load capacity of more than 1.5 tons will be allowed into the country ...

Bulgarian PM concerned by ‘division’ in North Macedonia on EU

November 15, 2019, by The Sofia Globe staff

Bulgarian Prime Minister Boiko Borissov has told an annual summit in the Greek city of Thessaloniki that he is concerned by the divisions in society i ...

Greek Orthodox Church recognises Ukrainian Orthodox Church as independent

October 12, 2019, by Independent Balkan News Agency

The governing body of the Greek Orthodox Church, its Holy Synod, took a formal decision on October 12 to recognise the Ukrainian Orthodox Church as au ...

  • Bulgaria, Greece sign contracts for gas inter-connector pipeline
    October 10, 2019, by Independent Balkan News Agency

    Bulgaria’s Energy Minister Temenouzhka Petkova and her Greek counterpart Kostis Hatzidakis signed a number of contracts for the Bulgaria-Greece natural gas inter-connector pipeline (ICBG) in Sofia on October 10, most […]

  • Lifting of capital controls in Greece finalised
    September 2, 2019, by Independent Balkan News Agency

    After four years, the capital controls in Greece have finally been lifted. The grounds for such a development had been laid by the previous government and has been implemented by […]