Former Vice-PM Alexander Bozhkov was bailed out against 10,000 levs. At 2.
`Twenty per cent of the Sofia`s Nova TV employees, owned by Antena Group of Greece, will be laid off, ` Georgios Douvletis, Antena Executive Director, said on September 26. The measure is a consequence of the revocation of the station`s nationwide license
Relaxed visa regulations for holders of diplomatic and official passports as well as business travelers and tourists from Russia and Ukraine to Bulgaria will be enforced on October 1. The Council of Ministers decided that on September 27.
The Central Electoral Commission announced at a press conference that it did not accept the documents of the Committee that supports the candidature of Petur Stoyanov and Nelly Kutskova. According to the commission, the signatures of the 177 members of th
`So far, the United States has not requested direct use of the air corridor over our country,` Minister of Defense Nikolay Svinarov said. According to him, it is not clear whether Bulgarian airspace will have to be used at all.
The electricity and heating prices for public services will go up with 20% from October 1, the government decided. The daily tariff of the electricity increases from BGN 0,089 per KW to BGN 0,098 per KW.
Seif al-Islam, head of the Qaddafi International Foundation for Charity Associations and son of the Libyan leader, will observe the trial against the Bulgarian medics, charged in intentionally infecting Libyan children with the HIV virus, Info Radio repor
`The area between Cape Kartalborun and Cape Kaliakra, a 100-km stretch of the sea off the Northern Bulgarian coast and the air space up to 40 km will be temporarily dangerous for sea vessels and aircraft on September 28 and September 29,` the Defense Mini
`Approximately 10 % of the employees in the government administration will be made redundant in the beginning of October, `members of the government said before their regular meeting on September 27. `From 30,000 people, involved in the government adminis
56% from the Bulgarians fear that the military operation that is planned after the terrorist attack in the United States will develop into a World War, a survey, made by the Sociological Agency NOEMA, showed. The survey was conducted between September 20
`I do not know why everybody expects that we will sign the agreement with IMF for one week after the global changes that followed the assaults in New York and Wasington,` the Bulgarian Finance Minister Velchev told journalists, quoted by Dnevnik Daily. `I
The Deputy Prime Minister and Economy Minister Nikolay Vassilev implied that the bribe for USD 2 M, asked from a ministry official, was for the deal of the Varna shipyard. Journalists asked Vassilev whether the bribe is for the shipyard and he said that t
The Bulgarian Prime Minister Saxe-Coburg met the founders of a British Balkan Law foundation. The foundation will be involved in the modernization of the Bulgarian legal system and computerization of the services at Bulgaria`s courts.
British transporting military airplane flew more than an hour over the Northern Bulgarian frontier. The Sofia Airport Directory for Air Control did not grant access to the Bulgarian air space to the airplane because it did not have permit for that.
The Foreign Policy, Security and Defense Committee of the Bulgarian Parliament discussed at a meeting on September 26 the parameters of the reform in the Bulgarian Army. Defense Minister Nikolai Svinarov and Chief of the Bulgarian General Staff General Mi
`The Bulgarian Civil Aviation Administration assumed responsibility for facilitating the flights in connection with the request for air corridors,` Civil Aviation Administrative Director Zakhari Aleksiev said, quoted by the Bulgarian National Radio. The f
`I will recommend to the Health Ministry to gather the national consultants and the experts. The aim of the meeting will be to review the action plan in case of biologic contamination danger,` Associate Professor Todor Kantardzhiev, consultant on microbio
Nadezhda Mihailova, Deputy Chairman of the United Democratic Forces and Former Foreign Minister announced her position on the Bulgarian grant of air corridor. Mihailova stressed, being a representative of a party that supports the Euro Atlantic democratic
Bulgaria has not committed itself to any other form of aid or support for the United States and NATO apart from providing air corridors. This was pointed out by Defense Minister Nikolay Svinarov for Horizont`s Radio program `Before All`.
The consultations between Bulgarian Chief Negotiator Meglena Kuneva with the EU and representatives of the European Commission finished late on September 25. The focus was on the annual report on Bulgaria`s progress in its preparation for accession to the
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