All posts tagged Media

June 20, 2018, by The Sofia Globe staff

A total of 245 newspapers were published in Bulgaria in 2017, a decrease of 17 compared with 2016, according to figures released on June 20 by the National Statistical Institute […]

Bulgaria falls again in Reporters Without Borders’ Press Freedom Index: ‘Attacks and threats common’

April 25, 2018, by The Sofia Globe staff

Bulgaria has fallen again in Reporters Without Borders’ annual World Press Freedom Index, to the lowest ranking among European Union countries a ...

Bulgarian journalists say they self-censor while owners impose political policy – US report

April 21, 2018, by The Sofia Globe staff

There are persistent concerns about grave damage to media pluralism in Bulgaria caused by factors including corporate and political pressure, growing ...

Murder of Ján Kuciak: European Parliament urges action to protect journalists across the EU

April 19, 2018, by The Sofia Globe staff

The European Parliament must better protect journalists and whistle-blowers and Slovakia must ensure a thorough, independent and international investi ...

  • Fake news and the Balkans
    April 3, 2018, by Independent Balkan News Agency

    The latest Media Literacy Index (2018) published by the Sofia-based Open Society Institute headed by the Hungarian-American investor and business magnate George Soros, titled Common Sense Wanted, looks at the extent to which hoaxes ma ...