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  1. Armenian Wrestler Wins Gold, Dedicates Victory To The Memory Of Genocide VictimsRead the original story

    Yesterday | Groong

    ARMENIAN WRESTLER WINS GOLD, DEDICATES VICTORY TO THE MEMORY OF GENOCIDE VICTIMS 00:05, 25 Apr 2015 Siranush Ghazanchyan Armenian Greco-Roman wrestler Arsen Julfalakyan won a gold medal at the "Dan Kolov and Nikola Petov" annual international championship held in Sofia, Bulgaria. 2014 world champion Julfalakyan beat Ivan Georgiev of Bulgaria 2:0 in the final.

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  2. Retired ambassador Hill to speakRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Northern Virginia Daily

    ... Eastern Europe. Other assignments during his career included deputy chief of mission in the U.S. embassy in Sofia, Bulgaria; the U.S. embassy in Lusaka, Zambia, where he served as charge d'affaires; political officer for the U.S. embassy in ...

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  3. Bulgaria Could Only Recognize 'Mass Extermination' or Armenians - PMRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Sofia News Agency

    Bulgarian PM Boyko Borisov said naming " mass extermination " the deaths of hundreds of thousands of Armenians caused by action of the Ottoman Empire was the only viable option. "These are the Bulgarian words [in] the Bulgarian dictionary," BGNES wire service quotes him as saying.

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  4. European Commission Creates Plan for Europe to Challenge US Tech DominanceRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 23 | The WHIR

    ... project is EC Vice President for the digital single market Andrus Ansip . He told a technology conference in Sofia, Bulgaria, that "(t)he message Europe is sending its entrepreneurs now is: stay at home," and pointed out that the 150 million more ...

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  5. Freak Hail Storm Destroys WindshieldRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 23 | The Arizona Republic

    Incredible footage featuring a freak hail in Sofia, Bulgaria. Egg-sized chunks of ice fell over the area for several minutes, leading to a number of damaged vehicles.

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  6. Europe's Plan to Compete with Silicon ValleyRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 22 | Wall Street Journal

    ... with 28 different laws technology firms can't grow in Europe, Mr. Ansip said at a technology conference in Sofia, Bulgaria. , for instance - across the EU should be abolished, the strategy paper says. Copyright law should be updated and harmonized. ...

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  7. AIG Opens New Shared Services Center in Sofia, BulgariaRead the original story

    Thursday Apr 23 | Business Wire

    )--American International Group, Inc. (AIG) officially opened a new Shared Services Centre (SSC) in Sofia, Bulgaria, today during a grand opening ceremony attended by Peter D. Hancock, President and Chief Executive Officer of AIG, and Meglena Kuneva, ...

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  8. Essential and toxic element concentrations in Hypericum perforatumRead the original story

    Monday Apr 20 | CSIRO Publishing

    Dolja Pavlova A D , Irina Karadjova B and Ilina Krasteva C A Department of Botany, Faculty of Biology, University of Sofia, blvd. Dragan Tzankov 8, 1164 Sofia, Bulgaria.

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  9. Market Report, "Bulgarian Energy Holding EAD - Alternative Energy -...Read the original story

    Monday Apr 20 | PR-inside.com

    ... pipeline projects between Bulgaria and Greece, Romania, Serbia and Turkey. BEH is headquartered in Sofia, Bulgaria. Bulgarian Energy Holding EAD - Alternative Energy - Deals and Alliances Profile provides you comprehensive data and trend analysis of ...

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  10. Bulgaria Had 164 Empty Villages in End-2014Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Apr 19 | Sofia News Agency

    There were 164 Bulgarian villages with no residents as of December 31, 2014, national statistics show. Most of the depopulated places are located in the country's north, with the regions of Veliko Tarnovo and Gabrovo in the north-central area containing, respectively, 57 and 61 now derelict villages.

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  11. Bulgarian Population Decreased by 0.6 % in 2014Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 17 | Sofia News Agency

    According to the latest figures of the National Statistical Institute , which were published on Friday, the Bulgarian population decreased by 0.6 % in 2014. The population measured 7 202 198 people at the end of 2014, which represented a decrease with 43 479 people compared to 2013.

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  12. Area church choirs to join voices in songRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 16 | The Madison Courier

    ... Academy Women's Choir of Bulgaria. She has conducted performances at the National Palace of Culture in Sofia, Bulgaria, the French Cultural Institute of Plovdiv, Bulgaria, and the International Choral Festival in Preveza, Greece. Batchvarova is a ...

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  13. The Maps Behind Our Video GamesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 16 | Kotaku

    ... one from them, last year's surprisingly good Assassin's Creed Rogue (the lead dev studio for this one is in Sofia, Bulgaria). One of the cool things about game development is that even small teams can be located all over the map and still ...

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  14. Taulia Named Top 100 FinTech CompanyRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 16 | Market Wire

    ... ulia is headquartered in San Francisco, California, with offices in London, England; DA1 4sseldorf, Germany; Sofia, Bulgaria; Austin, Texas; and Park City, Utah. For more information, visit http://www.taulia.com .

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  15. Dreamcage 28 Emerges for the CrowdsRead the original story

    Thursday Apr 16 | PR.com

    ... surreal dreams, each locked away in a birdcage. The game is live now on Kickstarter. http://kck.st/1CshXfK Sofia, Bulgaria, April 16, 2015 --( PR.com )-- Dreamcage 28 is an isometric point-and click-adventure game set in a world of strange and ...

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  16. Anand-Topalov set; FIDE vague as usualRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 16, 2009 | Examiner.com

    FIDE statements can be as unreliable as the local weather forecaster, but ChessBase reports that the long-awaited world championship match between Viswanathan Anand and Veselin Topalov has been awarded to Sofia, Bulgaria, and is set to take place April 5-24, 2010. An earlier report by FIDE stated that all bids must contain a financial guarantee, but the ChessBase article notes about the winning Sofia bid, "for technical reasons no formal bank guarantee could be provided."

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  17. Staniouta wins three medals in PesaroRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 14 | Charter97

    ... Balls event. The next legs of the World Cup will be held in Tashkent, Uzbekistan in May, Budapest, Hungary, Sofia, Bulgaria and Kazan, Russia in August 2015.

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  18. Bulgaria's Energy Minister Mulls Levying Energy ExportsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 14 | Sofia News Agency

    Electricity generated for exports and for the domestic market should be equally levied with the " liabilities to society " tax, Bulgarian Energy Minister Temenuzhka Petkova has said. Petkova said in an interview with daily Standart that the current regime was working to the disadvantage of Bulgarian businesses, since their competitors from neighboring countries are able to purchase cheaper energy.

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  19. ContourGlobal Hails Power Price Deal with BulgariaRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 9 | Sofia News Agency

    "The signing of the Heads of Terms agreement ahead of the planned amendments to the ContourGlobal Maritsa East 3 power purchase agreement is a significant milestone in the process of returning the Bulgarian electricity sector and its participants back to financial health and eliminating the large receivable that had been built up to CGEME3", ContourGlobal Executive Vice President Garry Levesley said in a statement.

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  20. ContourGlobal Hails Price Deal with BulgariaRead the original story

    Thursday Apr 9 | Sofia News Agency

    "The signing of the Heads of Terms agreement ahead of the planned amendments to the ContourGlobal Maritsa East 3 power purchase agreement is a significant milestone in the process of returning the Bulgarian electricity sector and its participants back to financial health and eliminating the large receivable that had been built up to CGEME3", ContourGlobal Executive Vice President Garry Levesley said in a statement.

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