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Bulgarian Defense Minister is on a Working Visit to Brussels

Deputy Prime Minister for Public Order and Security and Defense Minister Krasimir Karakachanov is on a working visit to Brussels.

Politics » Diplomacy | February 15, 2018, Thursday // 10:17 | Viewed: 1373

MPs' Salary to Increase to BGN 3540

MPs' salary will  increase by about BGN 300 to BGN 3540, which is a consequence of the increase in the average wage in the public sector in Bulgaria.

Politics » Domestic | February 15, 2018, Thursday // 10:13 | Viewed: 1403

Bulgaria’s Ruling Party Shuns Treaty Opposing Violence Against Women Due to Lack of Support

Bulgarian Prime Minister Boyko Borissov said that the ruling GERB party is withdrawing a European treaty designed to combat violence against women from ratification in parliament over strong opposition expressed by religious and political groups, Reuters 

Politics » Domestic | February 15, 2018, Thursday // 09:52 | Viewed: 1264

German Politician Opposed the Accession of Bulgaria to Schengen

Bulgaria and Romania should not be admitted to Schengen.

Politics » Bulgaria in EU | February 15, 2018, Thursday // 09:44 | Viewed: 2803

The Neighborhood Agreement between Bulgaria and Macedonia Enters Into Force Today

This will happen after the signing of a protocol for the exchange of ratification documents at an official ceremony in the Council of Ministers, which will start at about 18:30, according to the Bulgarian National Television.

Politics » Domestic | February 14, 2018, Wednesday // 18:33 | Viewed: 1772

Martin Schulz Withdrew from the Leadership of the German Social Democrats

Social Democratic Party leader Martin Schulz announced his resignation, DPA reported.

Politics | February 14, 2018, Wednesday // 15:47 | Viewed: 1248

The Dutch Prime Minister Survived a Motion of No-confidence

Dutch MPs rejected a vote of no confidence in Prime Minister Mark Rutte, after the resignation of Foreign Minister Halbe Zeister.

Politics | February 14, 2018, Wednesday // 14:30 | Viewed: 1127

The Child Protection Agency has a New Director

Eleonora Lilova, the director of the Second Elementary School, is the new chairman of the State Agency for Child Protection, the government has decided today, reports Darik.

Politics » Domestic | February 14, 2018, Wednesday // 13:48 | Viewed: 1257

Unemployment at the End of 2017 in Our Country Has Fallen to 5.6%

Unemployment at the end of 2017 in our country has fallen to 5.

Politics » Domestic | February 14, 2018, Wednesday // 13:16 | Viewed: 1226

Over 350 Snow Clearing Machines Working on Roads

Over 350 machines are clearing national roads in the areas of snowfall, the Road Infrastructure Agency said.

Politics » Domestic | February 14, 2018, Wednesday // 13:12 | Viewed: 1300

ATO: Even Without Territories, the "Islamic State" Remains a Threat

The Coalition against the Islamic State (IS) has released almost all territories captured by terrorists, but IS remains a threat, even without territory, NATO Secretary-General Jens Stoltenberg said at a press conference.

Politics » Defense | February 14, 2018, Wednesday // 13:04 | Viewed: 1548

The Green Zone in the Capital will be Extended with 4 Neighbourhoods

Expansion of the green area for paid parking is included in the transport committee of the Sofia Municipal Council on Wednesday, Dir bg announced.

Politics » Domestic | February 14, 2018, Wednesday // 10:59 | Viewed: 1971

Minister of Regional Development and Public Works: 17 New Tunnels Will be Ready by 2023

''17 new tunnels are in a different stage of construction.

Politics » Domestic | February 14, 2018, Wednesday // 10:42 | Viewed: 2073

Hashim Thaci: This Year We Will Reach a Historic Treaty with Serbia

''Kosovo is expected by the end of this year to settle controversial issues with Serbia and reach a historic treaty.

Politics | February 14, 2018, Wednesday // 10:37 | Viewed: 1074

Athens, Skopje Agree to Continue Name Talks

The foreign ministers of Greece and the Former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia (FYROM) issued a joint statement on Tuesday in which they vowed to continue negotiations aimed at resolving the longstanding name dispute between the two countries, Ekathimerini

Politics | February 14, 2018, Wednesday // 10:21 | Viewed: 1740

One of the Largest International Military Exercises have Started in Thailand

The international military maneuvers "Cobra Gold" are taking place on the territory of Thailand, they are considered one of the largest in the Asia-Pacific region.

Politics » Defense | February 13, 2018, Tuesday // 16:48 | Viewed: 2864

Politico: Western Balkans Мust Break Down Trade Barriers

The future of the Balkans looks far brighter today than many would have predicted two decades ago, Politico writes.

Politics | February 13, 2018, Tuesday // 15:42 | Viewed: 2177

Macron will Keep his Promise of Compulsory Military Service

Two decades after Paris canceled compulsory military service, it will be reintroduced into France, the government said on Tuesday.

Politics » Defense | February 13, 2018, Tuesday // 15:39 | Viewed: 2819

South Africa's Ruling African National Congress Has Formally Asked President Jacob Zuma to Resign

South Africa's ruling African National Congress (ANC) has formally asked President Jacob Zuma to resign after he refused to do so earlier, reports say, quoted by BBC.

Politics | February 13, 2018, Tuesday // 14:06 | Viewed: 995

The Website of the Bulgarian Presidency is Translated Automatically into 24 Languages

An automatic translator from and into Bulgarian in 24 languages ​​is now available on the Bulgarian Presidency website.

Politics » Bulgaria in EU | February 13, 2018, Tuesday // 12:45 | Viewed: 7354

Bulgaria and Russia Discussed Moscow's Relations with NATO and the EU

Deputy Foreign Minister Alexander Grushko and Bulgarian Ambassador to Moscow Boyko Kotsev discussed cooperation between the two countries and Russia's relations with the EU and NATO.

Politics » Diplomacy | February 13, 2018, Tuesday // 12:42 | Viewed: 2046
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