News archive of February 2019

Young Bulgarian Woman was Shot in Frankfurt

29-year-old Bulgarian woman was found in a serious condition with a shot wound at the head of a street in Frankfurt, German newspaper Bild reports, quoted by 24 hours.

The woman worked as a prostitute and was on the street when her ex-boyfriend, a 49-year-old man from Turkish descent, appeared and the two began to quarrel.

December retail sales rise 0.7 pct, led by apparel, fuels

Greek retail sales by volume rose 0.7 percent in December compared to the same month in 2017 after a downwardly revised 2.9 percent increase in November, statistics service ELSTAT said on Thursday.
Retail sales were led higher by apparel, footwear, fuels and supermarkets.

Elderly man dead in Thessaloniki crash

An 83-year-old man died after the car he was driving crashed with a bus in western Thessaloniki on Thursday.
The incident happened just before 10 a.m. this morning at the corners of Amarandon and Filota streets.
Rescuers who arrived at the scene of the accident in the district of Stavroupoli pulled out the dead driver from his car.

Man held up in his car in northern Athens

Three assailants robbed a company employee at gunpoint in the northern suburb of Marousi on Thursday, state-run news agency ANA-MPA reported.
Police sources cited by the news agency said the perpetrators had placed a rubbish bin in the middle of Dionysou street to force the man to stop the car he was driving.

Hollywood Actress Nina Dobrev Promotes Bulg-Air-Ia (VIDEO)

First, see it before you find out more about the new video with Nina Dobrev:

"Many of you may have known me from sitcom Fam or the Vampire Diaries series, but until recently I did not realize that I was not made to play in prestigious teenage drama or in studio films, no, I have to make videos about the safety of Bulgarian airlines. "