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: 5024

British Police Investigating Suspicious Substance at Parliament

Police are investigating a suspicious substance at the British parliament in Westminster, with two people taken to hospital as a precaution, reported Reuters.

Politics | March 12, 2018, Monday // 17:12 | Viewed: 1320

Borisov will Honor the Memory of the Jews Deported from the Territory of Macedonia

Bulgarian Prime Minister Boyko Borisov will take part in a commemorative ceremony marking the 75th anniversary of the deportation of Jews from the territory of the present-day Republic of Macedonia.

Politics » Diplomacy | March 12, 2018, Monday // 13:43 | Viewed: 1653

North Korea is Silent About the Meeting Between Trump and Kim Jong-un

The news of the planned meeting between US President Donald Trump and North Korean leader Kim Jong-un has shocked the world, but North Korean state media have so far reported nothing of it, the Associated Press reported.

Politics » Diplomacy | March 12, 2018, Monday // 13:07 | Viewed: 1305

Bulgaria has Utilized only 16% of the Money from New EU Programs

Four years after the start of the new programming period and three years before its end, Bulgaria continues to lag behind in the absorption of European structural and investment funds.

Politics » Bulgaria in EU | March 12, 2018, Monday // 11:26 | Viewed: 1911

The Emergency Situation in Three Villages in the Municipality of Hayredin Remains in Force

The emergency situation for three of the settlements in Hayredin municipality remains in force, Nova TV reported.

Politics » Domestic | March 11, 2018, Sunday // 10:59 | Viewed: 3450

Bulgaria Backs Increased Payments to Next EU Budget: Finance Minister

Current EU chair Bulgaria backs increased payments by member states to the next long-term European Union budget to maintain financing for infrastructure projects and farmers from 2021, its finance minister said on Friday.

Politics » Bulgaria in EU | March 10, 2018, Saturday // 11:30 | Viewed: 2286

For the Third Time, Residents of the Vitosha Quarter of Sofia are Protesting

The reason - poor infrastructure.

Politics » Domestic | March 10, 2018, Saturday // 11:27 | Viewed: 2073

Restriction on the Movement of Cars on Lyulin Motorway is Still in Force

The movement in the direction of Sofia - between the first and second tunnel is performed in one way road due to landslides.

Politics » Domestic | March 10, 2018, Saturday // 10:32 | Viewed: 1701

Night Transport in Sofia Starts from Easter

Four night bus lines will cross Sofia from April 7 - a day before Easter.

Politics » Domestic | March 9, 2018, Friday // 16:15 | Viewed: 7083

Sergei Lavrov: Russia Hopes the Meeting Between Trump and Kim Jong-un will Happen

Russian foreign minister Sergei Lavrov on Friday hailed a proposed meeting between US president Donald Trump and North Korean leader Kim Jong-un as "a step in the right direction".

Politics | March 9, 2018, Friday // 15:57 | Viewed: 1219

GERB and EPP Open a Campaign for the European Elections in Sofia

The European People's Party (EPP) and GERB today open the campaign for the upcoming European elections in 2019.

Politics » Bulgaria in EU | March 9, 2018, Friday // 10:28 | Viewed: 7711

The EU Budget will be Discussed in Sofia

European Commissioner for Budget and Human Resources Günther Oettinger will take part today in the high-level conference in Sofia, whose main topic is the EU budget.

Politics » Bulgaria in EU | March 9, 2018, Friday // 10:14 | Viewed: 6009

Trump Agrees to Meet with North Korea's Kim Jong-un for Nuclear Talks

President Donald Trump has accepted an invitation to meet with North Korean leader Kim Jong Un by May, setting in motion the most significant development in years of intermittent negotiations about North Korea's nuclear weapons program, reports CNBC.

Politics » Diplomacy | March 9, 2018, Friday // 09:08 | Viewed: 1573

The First of the New Trains for the Sofia Metro is Ready (Photos)

The first of the new trains for the third line of the Sofia metro is ready and is in the process of technical testing.

Politics » Domestic | March 8, 2018, Thursday // 17:36 | Viewed: 3864

Ottoman-Era Mosque in Bulgaria Set to Undergo Turkish Restoration

Turkey will renovate an Ottoman-era mosque in the Bulgarian town of Razgrad, the governor’s office in the Edirne province over the border stated on March 8, citing a decision reached after negotiations between the two countries.

Politics » Domestic | March 8, 2018, Thursday // 16:33 | Viewed: 1339

Boyko Borissov and the Emir of Qatar: We Need to Work for More Investments

Prime Minister Boyko Borissov met with the Emir of Qatar Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad al-Thani, who is on a state visit to Bulgaria, the press service of the cabinet said.

Politics » Diplomacy | March 8, 2018, Thursday // 16:16 | Viewed: 3318

The Bulgarian Helsinki Committee is Launching a Campaign to Build a Monument to Ekaterina Karavelova

On the occasion of International Women's Day, March 8, the Bulgarian Helsinki Committee launched a campaign to build the first monument of a woman - a historical personality in Sofia.

Politics » Domestic | March 8, 2018, Thursday // 16:11 | Viewed: 2170

Angela Merkel Says “Fight For Equal Rights For Women Continues”

German Chancellor, Angela Merkel, said that the “fight for equal rights for women continues’’ in spite the progress made so far, in an Instagram post for International Women’s Day.

Politics | March 8, 2018, Thursday // 14:35 | Viewed: 781

The Emir of Qatar Discussed with Rumen Radev the Opportunities For a Future Partnership

The Emir of Qatar Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad al-Thani is on his first state visit to Bulgaria.

Politics » Diplomacy | March 8, 2018, Thursday // 14:26 | Viewed: 1397

The EC Send Letter of Formal Notice to Bulgaria Requesting to Bring its VAT Provisions in Line With EU Law

With the monthly bundle of decisions on violations by Member States, the European Commission is taking legal action against Member States that do not fulfill their obligations under EU law.

Politics » Bulgaria in EU | March 8, 2018, Thursday // 14:21 | Viewed: 1666
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