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Together in Security – Bulgaria’s Role in the Common European Defense

‘’The military power should become a factor of Europe’s foreign policy’’, Bulgaria’s President Rumen Radev said in a speech during the opening of the public discussion in Sofia named ‘’Together in security – Bulgaria’s Role in the Common European Defense’

Novinite Insider » Opinions | October 16, 2017, Monday // 14:19 | Viewed: 726

The Mirror: Steeped in History and Local charm, Sozopol Continues to be a Hit with Tourists

Bulgaria's Black Sea coast has been a firm favourite with holidaymakers for years thanks to the sunny climate, sandy beaches and local culture on offer.

Novinite Insider » Opinions | October 4, 2017, Wednesday // 17:21 | Viewed: 3062

Maxim Behar: The Meaningful Messages to Europe must Come from Sofia

The Bulgarian PR expert Maxim Behar shares his thoughts and insights on the Bulgarian Presidency of the Council of the EU in 2018:

Novinite Insider » Opinions | September 26, 2017, Tuesday // 12:26 | Viewed: 3190

Politico: Bulgarian Far Right Set to Shock Brussels

Brussels is bracing for a blast of Bulgarian ultra-nationalism, Politico writes.

Novinite Insider » Opinions | September 13, 2017, Wednesday // 11:25 | Viewed: 5371

BBC: Why is Bulgaria's Population Falling off a Cliff?

Bulgaria is projected to have the fastest-shrinking population in the world.

Novinite Insider » Opinions | September 7, 2017, Thursday // 11:26 | Viewed: 4061

Bulgaria is Currently Undergoing an Unusually Rapid Demographic Transformation

When Bulgaria joined the European Union in 2007, the country had the lowest standard of living of any of the 27 countries that belonged to the Union at that time.

Novinite Insider » Opinions | August 14, 2017, Monday // 10:44 | Viewed: 146508

UN: 'Bulgaria Has Reduced Household Waste, Air Pollution Considerably'

The 3rd Environmental Performance Review (EPR) of Bulgaria takes stock of progress made by Bulgaria in the management of its environment since it was peer reviewed for the second time in 2000.

Novinite Insider » Opinions | July 21, 2017, Friday // 17:10 | Viewed: 9875

National Statistical Institute Announced Number of Crimes, Accused Persons and Persons Convicted in 2016

The trials of 33 858 committed crimes were concluded in 2016, according to the National Statistical Institute (NSI).

Novinite Insider » Opinions | July 15, 2017, Saturday // 06:56 | Viewed: 5569

Economically Inactive People in Bulgaria: Who are They and How Many are They?

Eurostat, has just published the data regarding Italy’s percentage (compared to all EU member states) of those between the ages of 15 – 64 who are not part of the workforce.

Novinite Insider » Opinions | July 6, 2017, Thursday // 11:06 | Viewed: 7108

Double Standard in Food Products on Western and Eastern European Markets

Comparative analysis of the products made in the last month shows that there are differences between the food products sold on the Bulgarian and Western European market, the Deputy Director of the Bulgarian Food Safety Agency, Todorka Yankovska, told BNT

Novinite Insider » Opinions | June 29, 2017, Thursday // 11:48 | Viewed: 163056

H.E. Irit Lillian, Ambassador of the State of Israel to Bulgaria: ' Valeri Simeonov Should Apologize to All Jewish People'

Bulgarian Deputy Minister whose nationalist party recently joined a coalition with the center-right resigned on Wednesday after a photo emerged of him doing a Nazi salute, writes the Times of Israel.

Novinite Insider » Opinions | May 18, 2017, Thursday // 16:17 | Viewed: 12836

Eurostat: 2750 Asylum-Seekers in Bulgaria in 2016 Were Unaccompanied Minors

The number of unaccompanied minors among asylum-seekers in Bulgaria in 2016 was 2750, European Union statistics agency Eurostat said, quoted by the Independent Balkan News Agency.

Novinite Insider » Opinions | May 16, 2017, Tuesday // 16:36 | Viewed: 5542

Prof. Boyan Duranchev: 'Bulgaria Is In a Severe Demographic Catastrophe'

2.5 million Bulgarians live in severe material deprivation, according to Eurostat's analysis of social trends and poverty in 2016. What does this mean in practice?

Novinite Insider » Opinions | April 26, 2017, Wednesday // 15:37 | Viewed: 18443

ICCO President Maxim Behar: PR business Needs People With “Sparks in the Eyes”

The Holmes Report CEO Arun Sudhaman talks to Maxim Behar on modern PR, old school, building teams, social media, ethics and fake news

Novinite Insider » Opinions | April 5, 2017, Wednesday // 10:24 | Viewed: 14866

Bulgaria Runs Risk of Periphery Role in EU

Countries like Bulgaria which are no Eurozone members may face marginalization in a European Union of several tiers, political scientist Daniel Smilov has said.

Novinite Insider » Opinions | February 26, 2017, Sunday // 15:43 | Viewed: 93299

Bulgaria's President Has Chance to Put 'Living in Fear' Mode on Hold

Living in fear, year after year - this song line could apply literally to that part of the Bulgarian electorate which is strongly influenced by messages of politicians over the last few years.

Novinite Insider » Opinions | January 29, 2017, Sunday // 10:37 | Viewed: 10139

Will Broad Consensus Stand a Chance after Bulgaria's Early Election?

Weeks before Bulgaria's outgoing cabinet leaves office, the prospect of forging political consensus after the early parliamentary election due this spring leaves analysts divided.

Novinite Insider » Opinions | January 4, 2017, Wednesday // 15:52 | Viewed: 10972

Turkey Has More to Lose in Migrant Gamble with EU

The EU may not be as scared by the Turkish President's threat of opening borders to let refugees into member states, a comment on a German-language website says.

Novinite Insider » Opinions | November 30, 2016, Wednesday // 14:57 | Viewed: 96973

Bulgaria's Presidential Election Portends Borisov's Steady Decline

When a foreign media outlet dubbed President-elect Rumen Radev the man who could upturn “the apple cart of Bulgarian politics,” no-one meant that literally.

Novinite Insider » Opinions | November 16, 2016, Wednesday // 13:25 | Viewed: 10661

Bulgaria's Presidential Election May Leave Voters Disappointed

The candidates of the biggest party in the government and the biggest party in opposition, Tsetska Tsacheva and Rumen Radev, will now face each other in a runoff that may not only bring a socialist-backed candidate to the presidency, but also trigger earl

Novinite Insider » Opinions | November 8, 2016, Tuesday // 08:53 | Viewed: 10464

Dimitar Bechev: Bulgaria Presidential Vote Threatens to Shake Up Party System

Bulgarian Prime Minister Boyko Borisov's proven skills as an accomplished political operator might fail him in the presidential election, Dimitar Bechev, Bulgarian researcher Dimitar Bechev has said.

Novinite Insider » Opinions | November 6, 2016, Sunday // 13:35 | Viewed: 8921
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