All posts tagged Varna

  • Bulgaria’s Varna holds first Kite Festival: Photos
    August 18, 2013, by The Sofia Globe staff

    Bulgaria’s Black Sea “capital” Varna held its first Kite Festival on August 17 2013. Organisers of the event, held at the Asparouhovo beach, hope that it will become a tradition. […]

  • Carelessness blamed for blast near Varna – official
    August 15, 2013, by The Sofia Globe staff

    The head of the fire-fighting department of the Bulgarian Interior Ministry, Nikolai Nikolov, said on August 15 that carelessness was the most likely cause of the gas tanker wagon explosion […]

  • GERB candidate Portnih elected mayor of Varna
    July 8, 2013, by The Sofia Globe staff

    GERB candidate Ivan Portnih has been elected mayor of Bulgaria’s main Black Sea city of Varna, defeating Hristo Bozov, who stood as an independent but was backed by the Bulgarian […]

  • Varna mayoral by-election to have run-off on July 7
    July 1, 2013, by The Sofia Globe staff

    The closely-contested mayoral by-election in the Bulgarian city of Varna will be decided in a run-off between the two nominees put forth by the country’s largest political parties, it emerged […]

  • British weeks in Bulgaria start on May 26
    May 12, 2013, by The Sofia Globe staff

    British Weeks in Bulgaria is a series of events, organised by the British embassy in Sofia with various partnering organisations. That includes GREAT events that highlight the strong ties between […]

  • Varna city council ousts acting mayor
    April 29, 2013, by The Sofia Globe staff

    The municipal council in Bulgaria’s Black Sea city of Varna voted on April 29 to oust acting mayor Hristo Bozov after he had been in office just more than a […]