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13 Municipalities are Facing Bankruptcy, 49% of the Spending goes to Salaries

13 municipalities are in a difficult financial condition, according to data from the Ministry of Finance at the end of 2017.

Politics » Domestic | March 14, 2018, Wednesday // 15:30 | Viewed: 3985

North and South Korea are Preparing for a Meeting in April

North and South Korea are preparing for a bilateral meeting scheduled for the end of April, the Seoul group said on Wednesday.

Politics » Diplomacy | March 14, 2018, Wednesday // 15:26 | Viewed: 2025

London Expels 23 Russian Diplomats

Britain expels 23 Russian diplomats who have a week to leave the country, British Prime Minister Theresa May said in a speech to parliament, CNN quoted her as saying.

Politics | March 14, 2018, Wednesday // 15:07 | Viewed: 3564

Tillarson: We have Exceeded the Expectations in Regards to North Korea

US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson announced he would leave office at the end of the month after learning the news of his dismissal from President Donald Trump's profile on Twitter.

Politics » Diplomacy | March 14, 2018, Wednesday // 15:01 | Viewed: 1842

Democrats in Congress Want to Continue the Investigation into Russia

Democrats in the US House of Representatives' Intelligence Committee said they would continue investigating suspicions of Russian intervention in the US elections in 2016, despite the conclusion of their Republican counterparts that they had found no evid

Politics | March 14, 2018, Wednesday // 14:44 | Viewed: 1556

Turkey-EU Summit in Bulgaria 'Very Important' for Ties

The upcoming Turkey-European Union (EU) summit in Bulgaria is a “very important step” in resolving issues between the EU and Turkey, according to a senior EU official on Wednesday.

Politics » Diplomacy | March 14, 2018, Wednesday // 14:41 | Viewed: 2702

Parliament will Discuss an Updated National Security Strategy

Parliament will discuss the updated National Security Strategy of the Republic of Bulgaria with attached draft decision.

Politics » Domestic | March 14, 2018, Wednesday // 11:25 | Viewed: 1690

Russia will Provide Logistics for the Bulgarian MiG-29 until 2022

The Bulgarian Defense Ministry chose the Russian MiG Aircraft Corporation to provide the Air Force with the integrated logistics service for its 15 MiG-29 fighters for the next 48 months, Jane's 360 reports.

Politics » Defense | March 14, 2018, Wednesday // 10:01 | Viewed: 2172

Trump Pushes for New 'Space Force'

President Donald Trump said Tuesday he wants the US military to create a new "space force," adding to the Pentagon's current ground, navy and air forces.

Politics » Defense | March 14, 2018, Wednesday // 09:51 | Viewed: 2894

The New Cabinet of the German Government Begins Work Today

Angela Merkel will be formally elected chancellor of Germany by parliament on Wednesday, the fourth time she will lead the government since 2005.

Politics | March 14, 2018, Wednesday // 09:46 | Viewed: 1675

Bloomberg: Pompeo in His Own Words on Iran, Russia and Spying on Allies

Mike Pompeo, a foreign policy hawk tapped by President Donald Trump to be the next Secretary of State, may push U.

Politics | March 14, 2018, Wednesday // 09:37 | Viewed: 1848

‘Diplomatic Crisis as Russia Fails to Respond to UK's Ultimatum

RUSSIA has refused to respond to Theresa May’s ultimatum regarding the nerve agent attack on an ex-Russian spy the country’s London embassy has confirmed, lurching the UK into a diplomatic crisis with Moscow.

Politics » Diplomacy | March 14, 2018, Wednesday // 09:31 | Viewed: 2180

Sergey Lavrov: We will Answer London, but only if they Give us a Sample of the Substance

Russia will only respond to a British demand it provide answers about the nerve agent that poisoned former double agent Sergei Skripal if London lets Moscow analyze the substance, Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov said on Tuesday.

Politics | March 13, 2018, Tuesday // 17:21 | Viewed: 2955

Europe will give Another EUR 3 Billion to Turkey for the Refugees

The European Commission will approve additional € 3 billion in funding for Syrian refugees living in Turkey, officials from the European Union said before meeting with President Recep Tayyip Erdogan in Varna later this month, Reuters reported.

Politics | March 13, 2018, Tuesday // 17:10 | Viewed: 7058

The Monument of John Atanasoff in Sofia Could be Moved

The monument of John Atanassov, currently in front of the Sofia Chamber of Commerce, can be moved.

Politics » Domestic | March 13, 2018, Tuesday // 16:52 | Viewed: 3063

Hungary will Try to Form an Alliance with Austria and Italy Against Immigrants

Hungary aims to coordinate more closely on refugee policy with Austria and Italy after elections there boosted anti-migrant parties, broadening an alliance of EU states focused on internal security.

Politics | March 13, 2018, Tuesday // 16:17 | Viewed: 4892

The Election of a New Chairman of the Sofia City Court Failed

The Judicial Council of the Supreme Judicial Council (SJC) failed to elect  the chairman of the Sofia City Court (SCC), as neither of the two candidates gathered the minimum needed 8 votes.

Politics » Domestic | March 13, 2018, Tuesday // 16:10 | Viewed: 2694

Beijing Says that the Meeting with Eastern Europe in Sofia is not Postponed

China is in the process of intense preparatory talks on the regular summit with the countries of Eastern Europe scheduled for this year in Bulgaria, a spokesman for the Chinese Foreign Ministry told Reuters.

Politics » Diplomacy | March 13, 2018, Tuesday // 16:00 | Viewed: 2718

Trump Fired Secretary of State Tillerson and Replaced him with the Head of the CIA

US President Donald Trump fired Secretary of State Rex Tillerson.

Politics | March 13, 2018, Tuesday // 15:49 | Viewed: 2612

Head of State Convenes KSNS on Energy Security in the 2n Half of April

''The Government owes to the Bulgarian people the answers to what the financing scheme of the CEZ deal is, and also how this deal received political support.

Politics » Domestic | March 13, 2018, Tuesday // 12:29 | Viewed: 2099

The EC and the EP have Urged Member States to Ratify the Istanbul Convention

The European Commission and the European Parliament have called on EU Member States that have not yet ratified the Istanbul Convention to do so as soon as possible.

Politics » Bulgaria in EU | March 13, 2018, Tuesday // 10:38 | Viewed: 5920
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