All posts tagged Media

November 14, 2018, by The Sofia Globe staff

Bulgaria’s Prime Minister Boiko Borissov says that he wants a debate on media freedom in Bulgaria with the participation of European Commissioners. Borissov was responding on November 14 to a […]

Bulgarian Parliament approves controversial ‘Peevski’ media law, obliging disclosure of ownership and funding

November 1, 2018, by The Sofia Globe staff

Bulgaria’s National Assembly voted on November 1 to approve the second reading of amendments to the law on the media that will oblige the creati ...

Mouthpiece TV channel of Volen Siderov’s Ataka party ‘stops broadcasting’

October 16, 2018, by The Sofia Globe staff

Televizia Alfa, the mouthpiece television channel of Bulgarian ultra-nationalist Ataka party leader Volen Siderov, stopped broadcasting on the evening ...

European Parliament approves new rules affecting broadcasters, video-on-demand and video-sharing platforms

October 3, 2018, by The Sofia Globe staff

The European Parliament has voted on updated rules on audiovisual media services, which it says will protect children better, and which imposes strict ...