All posts tagged Media

August 7, 2020, by The Sofia Globe staff

A 20-year-old man was taken into custody on August 7 after two days earlier being filmed at a national conference of Bulgarian Prime Minister’s GERB party assaulting a reporter, grabbing […]

Condemnation after assault of journalist at Bulgaria’s ruling party event

August 6, 2020, by The Sofia Globe staff

Bulgaria’s broadcast media regulator the Council for Electronic Media (CEM) said on August 6 that it was seriously concerned about the increasin ...

Media pluralism in Europe: new study shows risks across the board

July 23, 2020, by The Sofia Globe staff

According to an independent study by the Centre for Media Pluralism and Media Freedom, there has been a general stagnation or deterioration in terms o ...

NSI: 16 newspapers in Bulgaria closed in 2019

June 26, 2020, by The Sofia Globe staff

A total of 233 newspapers were published in Bulgaria in 2019, a decrease of 16 compared with the previous year, the National Statistical Institute (NS ...

  • Arrests over masked attack on Bulgarian Editor-in-Chief
    April 23, 2020, by The Sofia Globe staff

    Arrests were made in a special operation in central Sofia on April 23, with one of the cases under investigation being the serious assault of Slavi Angelov, Editor-in-Chief of weekly […]

  • Covid-19: MEPs call for emergency fund to support media
    April 22, 2020, by The Sofia Globe staff

    Additional European Union action is needed to make sure EU help reaches the ravaged media and culture sectors, members of the European Parliament’s committee on culture and education said in […]

  • RSF: Bulgaria again lowest in EU in media freedom ranking
    April 21, 2020, by The Sofia Globe staff

    Reporters Without Borders, RSF, has again ranked Bulgaria lowest in the European Union in its 2019 media freedom ranking, released on April 21 2020. Bulgaria ranked 111th out of 180 […]