All posts tagged Brexit

February 8, 2017, by The Sofia Globe staff

The British Bulgarian Business Association (BBBA) chairman has been approached by H.E. Emma Hopkins OBE, British ambassador to Bulgaria, with a request to comment on prime minister Theresa May’s recent […]

EU unveils jobless benefits overhaul

December 14, 2016, by Deutsche Welle

The European Union has outlined new benefits reforms delayed by the Brexit campaign. The proposal clarifies rights for EU expatriate workers and their ...

Close to nine out of 10 Bulgarian bankers expect Brexit will have no consequences for Bulgarian economy – poll

December 9, 2016, by The Sofia Globe staff

Eighty-six per cent of bank managers in Bulgaria do not expect any consequences for the Bulgarian economy from the UK’s exit from the European U ...

Mitov meets Boris Johnson: ‘Essential to guarantee rights of Bulgarian citizens who live and work in the UK’

October 24, 2016, by Independent Balkan News Agency

For Bulgaria, it is essential to guarantee the rights of Bulgarian citizens who live and work in the UK, Foreign Minister Daniel Mitov said after Octo ...

  • Bratislava summit to be a self-defining moment for the EU
    September 15, 2016, by The Slovak Spectator

    Bratislava is bracing itself for the informal meeting of EU leaders, which will bring Europe’s top politicians to the castle hill, and a giant set of security measures that will affect […]

  • EU’s Juncker calls for unity amid Brexit fallout
    September 14, 2016, by VOANews

    European Commission leader Jean-Claude Juncker issued a call for unity among the eastern and western European countries during his State of the European Union address on Wednesday September 14, as […]

  • The Balkan Blog: Foreign muck – how can you eat it?
    September 7, 2016, by Patrick Brigham

    There was a ‘Round Our Ken’ comedy sketch on radio, many years ago, with Kenneth Williams and Betty Marsden. Ken plays a typical British dinosaur, who is sitting in a […]

  • The Balkan Blog: Will Britons ever be slaves?
    August 26, 2016, by Patrick Brigham

    When Britain first, at Heaven’s command Arose from out the azure main; This was the charter of the land, And guardian angels sang this strain: “Rule, Britannia! rule the waves: […]

  • The Balkan Blog: No man is an island
    August 22, 2016, by Patrick Brigham

    “No man is an island, entire of itself; every man is a piece of the continent, a part of the main. If a clod be washed away by the sea, […]