Bulgaria

7 November 2018
Bulgarian MPs Pass Stringent Media Funding Law Premium

Critics say law will do nothing to stem oligarch Peevski’s effective control over the newspaper business.

 
1 November 2018
Bulgarian Officials Charged in Fake Passport Scheme Premium

Operation reportedly sold Bulgarian ancestry certificates to people in non-EU countries.

 
25 October 2018
Murder in the Facebook Era Premium
The barbarity of the killing of a Bulgarian TV presenter seemed the calling card of a crazed killer, so why was that version so quickly discarded?
By Boyko Vassilev
 
18 October 2018
Bulgaria’s Trust Deficit Premium

The spotlight cast by the brutal murder of a journalist reveals a troubled media landscape with the least freedom in the EU.

By Katherine Schulte
 
10 October 2018
Albania to Relocate Gambling Out of Residential Areas Premium

Gambling has exploded in Southeastern and Eastern Europe, in part due to lack of proper regulations of the industry.

 
8 October 2018
TV Reporter’s Brutal Slaying Stuns Bulgaria Premium

Police and colleagues say it is not clear that Viktoria Marinova’s killing was linked to her work.

 
24 September 2018
Once More Into the Breach

The return of Radio Free Europe to Romania and Bulgaria is as clear a sign as any that the media situation hasn’t developed as many hoped.

By Peter Gross
 
20 September 2018
Split Heirs of Europe

Will Bulgaria follow the Visegrad group or toe the Brussels line?

By Boyko Vassilev
 
Skopje 100
3 September 2018
Architectural Games in the Balkans Premium

While some celebrate the Brutalist buildings of Macedonia, others condemn the new additions to historic ruins in neighboring Bulgaria.

 
21 August 2018
The Komsu Concept Premium

The tangled history of Turkish-Bulgarian ties shows that crises can often have a bright side.

By Boyko Vassilev
 

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