Monthly Archives: June 2022

While 70 Russian diplomats leave Bulgaria, Moscow’s controversial ambassador remains

SOFIA – If ambassadors have the task of cultivating warm relations between their home country and the host country, then Eleonora Mitrofanova is not doing their job. Since Mitrofanova took over as Russia’s ambassador to Bulgaria in 2021, despite deep historical ties, she has managed to anger much of the …

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Survey sees slight improvement in business climate in Bulgaria – The Sofia Globe

A regular monthly survey by the National Statistical Institute (NSI) has revealed that managers believe the business climate in Bulgaria has improved slightly. In June 2022, the overall business climate indicator rose 1.4 percentage points from May, with indicators in industry, construction and retail gaining, the NSI said on June …

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HRMI condemns the EU’s takeover of Bulgaria’s anti-Macedonian policy – OpEd – Eurasia Review

In complete disregard of its own charter, the EU has accepted France’s proposal, which fully supports Bulgaria‘s anti-Macedonian policy and makes Macedonia comply with Bulgaria’s demands as a condition of Macedonia’s EU membership*. Bulgaria‘s demands include: Renunciation of the existence of the Macedonian minority in Bulgaria; the Macedonian language, nation …

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EU mobilizes contingency reserves for chemical and other threats – The Sofia Globe

The European Commission has mobilized its new rescEU contingency stocks following a request from the Ukrainian government for medical equipment, protective equipment and specialized equipment for public health risks such as chemical, biological, radiological and nuclear (CBRN) threats, the commission announced June 27. The equipment provided by the EU includes …

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The Caste and Politics of Sena’s Rise and Crisis

The political situation in Maharashtra is changing. One of Shiv Sena’s senior leaders and a strong Thane man, Eknath Shinde has defied the party leadership and exposed the weaknesses of Uddhav Thackeray’s leadership. If Shinde is a Sainik in the old form of aggressive street politics, the rebel camp accuses …

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Bulgaria: Rising prices for fruit and vegetables – Novinite.com

Rising prices of fruit and vegetables in Bulgaria. Is there speculation and why do products cost us differently in different places and markets? In just a month and a half, cherries fell from BGN 35 per kilogram to BGN 3-3.50. Unfortunately others fruit and vegetables remain expensive and people say …

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Cricket Betting Tips and Match Predictions: Tour of Serbia – Bulgaria 2022 – Serbia vs Bulgaria – Match 3

Serbia vs Bulgaria ©Cricket World The 3rd match of Tamil Nadu Premier League 2022 will be played on June 25, 2022 between Serbia and Bulgaria at National Sports Academy in Sofia, Bulgaria. Live Scores and Statistics – Serbia v Bulgaria Match 3 Current form Bulgaria: Bulgaria won the first T20I …

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Queer, confused, without maternal instincts: The worst person(s) in the world

When we saw Renate Reinsve’s Julie in Joachim Trier’s The Worst Man in the World, many of us immediately thought of Phoebe Waller-Bridge’s Fleabag. While “Fleabag” has become something of a smash hit, it was too late for the general public to take notice of Fleabag’s lesser-known sister, Lulu, from …

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“I fear that Bulgaria will become a soft state”: Kiril Petkov on the threat from Russia | Bulgaria

SBulgarian Prime Minister Kiril Petkov, who was crushing a no-confidence vote that would see his government lose, sighed as he joined a video call. “We have a tough few days ahead of us. We’re fighting hard to stay on the right side of history,” he said. Petkov blames two issues …

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Vaccines for children under 5 in East Carolina underway

JACKSONVILLE, NC (WITN) — Protection from the coronavirus took another big step when children under five were vaccinated in Jacksonville. State testing and vaccination partner StarMed Health began distributing doses this morning. The Centers for Disease Control is now recommending that all children ages 6 months to 5 years should …

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Progress announces the 2022 recipients of its Women in STEM grant series

News and research before you hear about it on CNBC and others. Claim your 1 week free trial StreetInsider Premium here. BURLINGTON, Mass., June 22, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Progress (Nasdaq: PRGS), the trusted provider of infrastructure software, today announced the recipients of the Mary Székely Scholarship for Women in …

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Akshay Kumar on Raksha Bandhan-Laal Singh Chaddha releases same day: “It’s not a clash I hope both films…”

Akshaykumaralong with filmmaker Aanand L Rai and co-star Bhumi Pednekar, unveiled the trailer of his upcoming film Raksha Bandhan in New Delhi on Tuesday. Here, while addressing the press, Akshay spoke about his film clashing at the box office with the highly anticipated Forrest Gump remake Laal Singh Chaddha by …

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Bulgarian Prime Minister asks for support ahead of no-confidence vote

SOFIA, Bulgaria (AP) – Bulgarian lawmakers on Tuesday began debating a motion of no confidence in the minority government, on the eve of a vote that could oust centrist Prime Minister Kiril Petkov, who was elected just months ago on a promise that the fight corruption. Parliament is due to …

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Most Europeans support Ukraine’s EU bid – The Sofia Globe

According to the results of a poll commissioned by the European Council on Foreign Relations (ECFR), a majority of Europeans support Ukraine’s application for EU membership. In all countries surveyed, 57 percent supported Ukraine’s EU membership, while 19 percent opposed such a move, according to ECFR. Poland, which is at …

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HEMUS 2022 achieves steady growth again

IDEE HEMUS 2022, held at the Plovdiv International Fair in Bulgaria, once again achieves constant growth in complicated and difficult conditions. ~ Press release, Plovdiv, June 20, 2022: The fifteenth edition of the International Exhibition of Defense Products and Services HEMUS 2022 was held from June 1st to 4th, 2022 …

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New shows on sale at Wolverhampton Grand Theater this week

The Wolverhampton Grand Theater today announces a brand new season of shows on sale Friday 24 June, with priority booking for Friends of the Grand and members online from Wednesday 22 June at 8am. The new shows are: The critically acclaimed Varna International Ballet was founded in 1947 and is …

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Bulgaria is to support Ukraine in transporting cargo on the Black Sea

Logistics in the Black Sea region was badly affected after the start of the Russo-Ukrainian War and the subsequent blockade of Ukrainian seaports. Shortly after Ukrainian seaports were blocked by Russian Navy forces, a significant part of container traffic en route to Ukraine was diverted to the neighboring Black Sea …

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Bulgaria’s capital braces for series of protests as government’s fate is decided – The Sofia Globe

A series of large-scale protests will break out in the Bulgarian capital Sofia this week, with Prime Minister Kiril Petkov’s government threatened with a parliamentary vote of no confidence. After the impromptu protest in front of Parliament on June 16 after opposition parties banded together to vote Nikola Minchev out …

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EU expansion efforts in Balkans add to Bulgarian PM’s woes

Sofia, Bulgaria — After just seven months in office and now reduced to a minority government, Bulgaria’s liberal Prime Minister Kiril Petkov finds himself between a rock and a hard place on European Union enlargement amid the war in Ukraine. Russia’s invasion spurred the EU to accelerate its expansionist drive …

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Eurovision Song Contest 2023 will not take place in Ukraine, talks with BBC – The Sofia Globe

The European Broadcasting Union (EBU) said on June 17 that it had come to the conclusion “with deep regret” that the Eurovision Song Contest 2023 could not take place in Ukraine and would now start talks with the BBC to make it happen Eurovision Song Contest 2023 possibly to be …

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Urgent solutions sought for wheat exports from Ukraine

Ukraine has an estimated 25 to 30 million tons of grain in urgent need of moving as the next harvest approaches this year. European Commission President Ursula von der Leyen said in late May that wheat exports from Ukraine fell to between 200,000 and 1 million tons per month, compared …

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Bulgaria’s embattled LGBT community is celebrating more quietly this year

There have been several cases of homophobia-related crimes in recent years – and no political party has openly expressed support for equality for the LGBT community – although 37 politicians running for the 2021 election supported Sofia Pride, three of which now sit in Parliament. Last year’s Pride was lighthearted, …

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Donald E Hultgren | obituaries

February 28, 1945 – June 2, 2022 EUREKA – Donald E. Hultgren, 77, died on June 2, 2022 at his daughter’s home. Donald was better known to many as Don or Donnie and was called Papa by those he loved and those who loved him most. Born February 28, 1945 …

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The Bulgarian government crisis is giving way to the pro-Russian hard right

Bulgaria‘s pro-EU Prime Minister Kiril Petkov took a hard line on Russia from the start of his invasion of Ukraine, announcing that Bulgaria “will not bow down. . . When we see something so obvious that we disagree with, we cannot remain silent.” Petkov fired his defense minister, Stefan Yanev, …

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Sofia stock indexes end higher, Tchaikapharma tops sales list

SOFIA (Bulgaria), June 15 (SeeNews) – All indices of the Bulgarian Stock Exchange (BSE) closed in positive territory on Wednesday, helped by gains from blue-chip member Advance Terrafund REIT [BUL:ATER] and IoT product manufacturer Allterco [BUL:A4L]showed stock market data. The SOFIX index rose 0.05% to 611.68 points, despite a 4.76% …

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Insa Oil and Focal Point Energy Announce Joint Venture to Expand Strategic Energy Market

HOUSTON and PLOWDIV, Bulgaria, June 14, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — Houston-based energy investment and development company Focal Point Energy has agreed to establish a 50/50 joint venture with Insa Oil, a leading Bulgarian energy company. Focal point energy www.focalpoint.energy Insa Inc, as the company is called, sees a partnership between Focal …

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DMK vs. Governor: Explanation of the “sanatana dharma” debate unfolding in TN

In a statement, DMK MP TR Baalu ​​indicated that it was a violation of the law for a governor to express religious, Sanatana and Varna views, further claiming that Ravi was breaking the oath he took when he took office have. Days after he waxed lyrical about “Sanatana Dharma” during …

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West stokes ‘brutal Putinism’ in Bulgaria over pressure to lift veto on Skopje – EURACTIV.com

Bulgaria is threatened by a strong anti-Western wave amid Russian propaganda, and the war in Ukraine and the lifting of the veto on North Macedonia could lead to “brutal Putinism” at home, while Skopje sees it as a game in Russia’s hands. EURACTIV asked Bulgarian political analysts about the political …

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Watch as America’s Got Talent teen dancer earns a standing ovation from Sofia Vergara in a moving new episode clip

America’s Got Talent got off to a very strong start with the first two episodes of season 14 and the first two Golden Buzzer winners The audience and judges were moved to tears. The next episode, which airs June 14, features a teenage dancer whose performance will also have a …

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Gatwick Airport: All canceled easyJet and Wizz Air flights for Sunday 12 June

EasyJet said around 24 flights a day from Gatwick would be canceled between Saturday 28 May and Monday 6 June. Register to our daily SussexWorld Today newsletter SussexWorld has compiled a list of easyJet and Wizz Air flights grounded at Gatwick Airport today (Sunday 12 June). Picture by Hollie Adams/Getty …

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Preview: Georgia vs Bulgaria – prediction, team news, line-ups

Sports Mole previews Sunday’s Nations League clash between Georgia and Bulgaria, including predictions, team news and possible line-ups. Georgia head in sunday UEFA Nations League attachment with Bulgaria knowing that victory could be enough to seal promotion to the second division. At a time when the home side are five …

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In Sofia, Germany’s Scholz pushes North Macedonia’s EU prospects – The Sofia Globe

After talks in Sofia with the Bulgarian Prime Minister Kiril Petkov on June 11, Chancellor Olaf Scholz spoke emphatically for an agreement that provides for the start of EU accession talks with North Macedonia and Albania. Scholz, who arrived in the Bulgarian capital earlier in the day after visiting Skopje …

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Message delivered loud and clear: The Tribune India

Sheet Sex is the desire, yes ‘mankomana’ of all, but few take the path of protection. As Manokamna Tripathi aka Nushrratt takes on the responsibility of raising condom awareness, the entire cast helps get the message across loud and clear. It’s a common man’s world, so the common man’s problem …

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Bulgaria: Red and orange code for storms and hail today – Novinite.com

In the next 24 hours a precipitation situation will develop under the influence of a Mediterranean cyclone passing south of the country. Heavy cumulonimbus clouds will develop and there will be thunderstorms, heavy rainfall and local hail. Based on the meteorological forecast, Deputy Prime Minister for Climate Policy and Minister …

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Registration for the 2022 FIDE World Youth Chess Championships open

Registration for the is now possible FIDE World Youth Chess Championships 2022. The international event, organized by FIDE and the Romanian Chess Federation together with Chess Club Universul and Chess Club Juniorul Constanta, will take place from September 5th to 17th in Mamaia, city of Constanta, Romania. US chess will …

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Omicron variant found in all 92 samples – NCIPD – The Sofia Globe

Bulgaria‘s National Center for Infectious and Parasitic Diseases (NCIPD) announced on June 8 that it had found the Omicron coronavirus strain in each of the 92 samples from Covid-19 patients in the country. Samples were collected over a period from May 2nd to May 17th and came from 20 of …

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Is Zarneni Hrani Bulgaria AD (BUL:ZHBG) Using Too Much Debt?

Howard Marks put it nicely when he said that instead of worrying about stock price volatility, “the possibility of permanent loss is the risk I worry about … and every practical investor I know is concerned about.” , worries.” So it seems that smart money knows that debt – which …

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DVIDS – News – HEMUS International Defense Equipment and Services Exhibition

PLOVDIV, Bulgaria — U.S. Army Soldiers assigned to the 2nd Squadron, 2nd Cavalry Regiment attended the HEMUS International Defense Equipment and Services Exhibition, showcasing the U.S. Army Stryker infantry carrier and joint light tactical vehicle and the small unmanned aerial vehicle system RQ-11 Plovdiv International Fair, Bulgaria, 1-4. June 2022. …

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Penélope Cruz and Sofia Coppola attend the Chanel show in Florence – WWD

FLORENCE — Dimitri Chamblas, Caroline De Maigret and longtime Chanel ambassador Penélope Cruz were asked by Chanel to speak at the masterclass in Florence ahead of Tuesday’s Métiers d’Art show, and Cruz didn’t hold back – she shared how important it was is to explore movie characters and what they …

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The United States supports the exhibition renovation of the UNESCO-designated Thracian tomb near Sveshtari

For immediate release on June 7, 2022 The United States supports the exhibition renovation of the UNESCO-designated Thracian tomb near Sveshtari On June 7, Ambassador Mustafa, together with the Credo Bonum Foundation, the Ministry of Culture and local dignitaries, unveiled the newly renovated Thracian tomb near Sveshtari. The renovations were …

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Bulgaria pledges export support for wheat

Some Ukrainian grain may reach export customers via the Bulgarian Black Sea port of Varna. Photo: Port of Varna BULGARIA has thrown its hat in the ring as part of the solution to the global grain supply crisis stemming from Russia’s invasion of Ukraine. In a speech in Brussels last …

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Bulgaria’s Monbat Q1 Cons net profit down 9.4% on higher spending

SOFIA (Bulgaria), June 6 (SeeNews) – Bulgarian car battery manufacturer Monbat [BUL:MONB] said its consolidated net profit for the first quarter of 2022 fell to just over 6 million leva ($3.3 million) from 6.7 million leva in the same period last year as spending fell by about 8% had risen. …

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Sofia condemns arson at Bulgarian cultural center in North Macedonia – EURACTIV.com

Bulgarian authorities on Saturday morning condemned what they call the deliberate burning down of a Bulgarian cultural center in North Macedonia. In April, the Ivan Mihailov Cultural Center opened in Bitola, North Macedonia. While Mihailov is considered a national hero in Bulgaria, in North Macedonia and by many historians, he …

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Can grain trains save Ukrainian farmers and avert a global food crisis?

Ukraine’s harvested crops are threatening to rot in silos or ships after February’s Russian invasion, sparking fears of worsening global hunger. Before the war, Ukraine exported more than 5 million tons of grain every month, most of it through its Black Sea ports. But now Russian warships are blockading these …

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“No threat of grain crisis in Bulgaria” – The Sofia Globe

There is no threat of a grain crisis in Bulgaria, Agriculture Minister Ivan Ivanov told reporters in Gorna Oryahovitsa on June 4, local media reported. “This year’s harvest is expected to be very good. Our grain producers will continue to export. The price is increasing due to the lack of …

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Sofia Hublitz Height, Age, Wiki, Biography, Parents, Ethnicity, Boyfriend, Net worth and more

Sofia Hublitz (born June 1, 1999, Age: 23 years) is a popular young American actress known for taking on various roles in television shows and films. She is also famous as a reality TV show personality. She received the title of reality star after appearing in the famous food reality …

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Bulgarian Ministry of Health publishes issues on fighting Covid-19 – The Sofia Globe

The Bulgarian Ministry of Health announced on June 3 that the European Union-funded project “Fight against Covid-19” will be extended until December 8 of this year. The ministry said it would announce two procedures under the Government Procurement Law for the purchase of laboratory equipment. Bulgaria‘s first cases of Covid-19 …

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Is the Trans-Caspian Corridor ready for prime time?

Timing is everything, and sometimes you just get it right. This is how one must feel these days in Azerbaijan, where the expansion of the free trade zone near Alat is scheduled to be completed in July. Alat is a municipality 70 kilometers south of the capital, where the Port …

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Alan Pardew leaves CSKA Sofia after fans allegedly racially abused players

Pardev, who was appointed coach in April, announced he was leaving the Bulgarian club after the actions of a “small group of organized racist fans” at a game against Botev Plovdiv. “The events before and after the game against Botev Plovdiv were unacceptable not only for me but also for …

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Alan Pardew: CSKA boss quits after fans racially abuse players

Alan Pardew’s decision to resign came to light on Wednesday midday after CSKA Sofia players were racially abused. Former Newcastle United and West Ham United boss Alan Pardew has resigned as manager of Bulgarian club CSKA Sofia after a number of fans racially abused a number of black players from …

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Nerves crumble, resentment rises as Bulgaria expels Ukrainian war refugees from “luxury” areas

hotels by the sea. Subsidized housing. And summer is just around the corner. It sounds like envy. Aside from describing the precarious existence of thousands of Ukrainians uprooted by the war and now facing sudden orders from the Bulgarian authorities to evacuate, pay up or go home. Officials including Prime …

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Alan Pardew leaves CSKA Sofia in protest after black players were racially abused by home fans

Alan Pardew has left CSKA Sofia after joining the club in April. Photo by Laurens Lindhout/Soccrates/Getty Images Alan Pardew has resigned his position as manager and technical director at CSKA Sofia in protest after his black players were racially abused by the club’s own fans. Pardew and Alex Dyer, the …

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Alan Pardew leaves CSKA Sofia 34 days after taking office because of racist slurs

The former Crystal Palace and West Bromwich Albion manager has said he is leaving the club after being “very outraged” by four players and his assistant coach being abused by fans Alan Pardew was “very outraged” after four of his black players were racially abused by CSKA Sofia supporters. (Photo …

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HEMUS 2022 is now taking place in Plovdiv

HEMUS 2022, the XV Bulgarian International Defense Equipment and Services Exhibition, is now being held at the Plovdiv International Fair, reports Bob Morrison. ~ With over a hundred companies from more than twenty countries attending HEMUS 2022, the XV. Plovdiv is a really interesting place to take part in the …

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