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Bulgaria: S&P Negative Outlook Reflects Harsh Reality

from The Financial Times

Views on BG | December 16, 2013, Monday // 18:57 | Viewed: 2121

Far Right in Eastern Europe Makes Gains as Syrians Arrive

SVILENGRAD, Bulgaria — After spreading turmoil and desperate refugees across the Middle East, Syria’s brutal civil war has now leaked misery into Europe’s eastern fringe.

Views on BG | December 15, 2013, Sunday // 11:46 | Viewed: 2645

Experts Reject German Migration Fears

Bulgarians and Romanians will be allowed to work across the EU as of January 2014.

Views on BG | December 13, 2013, Friday // 19:34 | Viewed: 2316

*Bulgarian Hero Awarded Queen's Gallantry Medal

A man who drowned saving a young child from being swept out to sea off West Sussex has been posthumously awarded the Queen's Gallantry Medal.

Views on BG | December 13, 2013, Friday // 08:26 | Viewed: 2641

*Brits Loathe Immigration, Like Immigrants

Britons loathe immigration in principle, but quite like immigrants in practice. For Bulgarians and Romanians, that is good news

Views on BG | December 13, 2013, Friday // 08:16 | Viewed: 6327

Bulgaria: Bucolic Beauty on the Edge of Europe

As Robert Nurnden found when he bought a house there, Bulgaria is a timeless country where life is lived at a slower pace

Views on BG | December 11, 2013, Wednesday // 12:34 | Viewed: 1985

Sofia, Bulgaria: A Travel Tuesday Of Stately Proportions

Come yonder with us to Sofia, Bulgaria's capital, in honor of #TravelTuesday.

Views on BG | December 11, 2013, Wednesday // 11:45 | Viewed: 2961

Ukraine and Bulgaria Show Power of EU Model

from EUobserver

Views on BG | December 6, 2013, Friday // 19:19 | Viewed: 1644

South Stream Bilateral Deals Breach EU Law, Commission Says

The bilateral agreements for the construction of the Gazprom-favoured South Stream gas pipeline – concluded between Russia, Bulgaria, Serbia, Hungary, Greece, Slovenia, Croatia and Austria – are all in breach of EU law.

Views on BG | December 5, 2013, Thursday // 10:37 | Viewed: 1751

One Abortion for Every Two Births in Bulgaria

On Tuesday, Dr. Randall K. O’Bannon, NRLC’s Director of Education, explained in thoughtful detail the latest abortion figures provided by the Centers for Disease Control–and what they mean.

Views on BG | December 5, 2013, Thursday // 09:30 | Viewed: 2252

Berlusconi May Have A Cunning Plan To Escape Prosecution In Italy: Running For Election In Bulgaria

Silvio Berlusconi has been a constant fixture of Italian politics for decades, but, thanks to a fraud case verdict that effectively barred him from politics and placed him under house arrest, his time at the top may finally be over.

Views on BG | December 5, 2013, Thursday // 08:16 | Viewed: 4487

Only Bulgaria Beats Britain for TV Addicts

Britons are more likely to be glued to the goggle box than almost any other nation in Europe, with a third of us watching at least three hours of television every weekday.

Views on BG | December 3, 2013, Tuesday // 17:35 | Viewed: 1014

Bulgaria and Romania Jobless Rise as Eurozone Unemployment Rate Dips

The number of people out of work in Bulgaria and Romania has risen in October as unemployment across the eurozone dipped, according to official figures.

Views on BG | November 29, 2013, Friday // 14:25 | Viewed: 1415

A Nightmare for All

Bulgaria is struggling to cope with Syrian refugees

Views on BG | November 29, 2013, Friday // 11:54 | Viewed: 1624

In Bulgaria's Charming Old-World Capital, a Modern Oasis

Until the beautifully designed 71-room Sense Hotel opened in June, luxury in Sofia, the handsome capital of Bulgaria, was often more defined by what the Balkan city doesn’t have than what it does — which is a lot of character and un-self-conscious charm.

Views on BG | November 28, 2013, Thursday // 13:45 | Viewed: 2594

Cameron Heads East to Seek Backing for Migration Stance

David Cameron will travel to eastern Europe on Thursday to urge EU leaders to put an end to the era of "vast migrations" from poor countries to the west, leaving behind a trail of criticism in his wake.

Views on BG | November 28, 2013, Thursday // 10:29 | Viewed: 8236

'Resign!' - Bulgaria's Protesters Need a Better Slogan than That

Bulgaria's protests are diminishing, but the country remains in crisis. Can the student demonstrators lead the way in providing a new political language?

Views on BG | November 28, 2013, Thursday // 08:08 | Viewed: 1824

Bulgarian Students Lead Wave of Protest

Young people occupying institutions all over the country amid growing anger over corruption and unemployment

Views on BG | November 27, 2013, Wednesday // 12:10 | Viewed: 1733

Bulgarian Protests: Students Determined to Overthrow System

For months on end, furious Bulgarian protestors have been gathering in front of parliament in Sofia to accuse the government of corruption and demand its resignation.

Views on BG | November 21, 2013, Thursday // 13:38 | Viewed: 2754

Bulgaria: Students to the Rescue

Sofia, Bulgaria’s capital, has probably set a world record - even if few outsiders are taking notice. The yellow cobblestones along its central boulevard have seen more than 150 consecutive days of protest.

Views on BG | November 21, 2013, Thursday // 12:04 | Viewed: 2211

Diplomatic Firestorm: Bulgaria Wants Stalin Car Back from Illinois Owner

The ABC7 I-Team uncovers a Russian mystery that stretches 5,000 miles and ends up right here in Illinois. A priceless gift from a ruthless dictator is in a local museum, and now, it's causing an international incident.

Views on BG | November 20, 2013, Wednesday // 17:16 | Viewed: 10120