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Modern Storehouse for Bulgaria Communist-Era Files

Bulgaria's most important legacy from the communist regime, the secret police files, will be stored at two buildings, located some twenty kilometers from Sofia, near the town of Bankya.

Politics » Domestic | August 6, 2009, Thursday // 12:23 | Viewed: 1714

Bulgaria Govt Appoints New Expert to Fight Tax Fraud

The new Bulgarian government of PM Borisov is appointing a new expert in charge of fighting tax and insurance fraud.

Politics » Domestic | August 6, 2009, Thursday // 10:24 | Viewed: 1695

Bulgaria Customs, Revenue Agencies with Joint Information System

The new Bulgarian government of the GERB party and PM Borisov has moved to create a joint information system of the Customs Agency and the National Revenue Agency.

Politics » Domestic | August 6, 2009, Thursday // 08:31 | Viewed: 1541

Bulgaria Bans Construction Works on Swapped Forest Land

The new management of Bulgaria's Forestry Agency, appointed following the election victory of center-right GERB party, has banned construction works on forest land, acquired through swaps, one of the most widely spread corruption schemes.

Politics » Domestic | August 5, 2009, Wednesday // 16:10 | Viewed: 1423

Bulgaria Transport Minister Suspends Government Jet Contract

Bulgaria's Minister of Transport, IT and Communications, Alexander Tsvetkov, has suspended the purchase of two government jets.

Politics » Domestic | August 5, 2009, Wednesday // 15:14 | Viewed: 1550

Bulgaria Govt Appoints New National Security Agency Head

Bulgaria's government approved Wednesday the appointment of counter-intelligence officer Tsvetelin Yovchev as the head of the State National Security Agency DANS.

Politics » Domestic | August 5, 2009, Wednesday // 13:21 | Viewed: 2015

Bulgaria Finance Minister Gets More and More Responsibilities

Bulgaria's Deputy PM and Finance Minister, Simeon Djankov, was placed in charge of the Administrative Reform Council of the Cabinet on Wednesday.

Politics » Domestic | August 5, 2009, Wednesday // 12:40 | Viewed: 2202

Minister Naydenov: Bulgaria Agriculture May Lose EUR 3,5 B

The EUR 140 M frozen on SAPARD projects seem nothing compared to the UER 3,5 B EU subsidies that Bulgaria may lose because of the last government's negligence.

Politics » Domestic | August 5, 2009, Wednesday // 11:47 | Viewed: 1153

Bulgaria Ex-Regional Minister Spent BGN 42 M on Repairs

Former Bulgarian Minister of Regional Development, Asen Gagauzov, spent BGN 42 M for scandalous repairs in the last days of the previous government rule.

Politics » Domestic | August 5, 2009, Wednesday // 10:00 | Viewed: 1700

Bulgaria EU Funds Fraud Unit Files 10 Indictments in July

Bulgaria's specialized unit for fighting fraud with EU funds in the Prosecutor's Office filed ten indictments only in July.

Politics » Domestic | August 4, 2009, Tuesday // 14:16 | Viewed: 1363

Bulgaria Minister Proposes End to State Funded Pensioner Holidays

New Bulgarian Minister of Labor and Social Policy, Totyu Mladenov, has proposed stopping pensioner's state funded holidays and instead investing in social kitchens.

Politics » Domestic | August 4, 2009, Tuesday // 13:02 | Viewed: 1099

Bulgaria Transport Minister Appoints 2 Young Experts as Deputies

Bulgaria's Minister of Transport, IT and Communications, Alexander Tsvetkov, is going to appoint two young experts as his deputies.

Politics » Domestic | August 3, 2009, Monday // 20:01 | Viewed: 1870

Bulgaria PM Borisov Appoints 24 Deputy Ministers

Bulgaria's Prime Minister, Boyko Borisov, has issued Monday ordinances appointing twenty-four deputy ministers.

Politics » Domestic | August 3, 2009, Monday // 19:45 | Viewed: 3165

102 Bulgarian Journalists Exposed as State Security Collaborators

A total of 102 Bulgarian journalists working in public and private electronic media were revealed Monday to have been collaborators of the former State Security service of the communist regime.

Politics » Domestic | August 3, 2009, Monday // 19:29 | Viewed: 3057

WHO IS WHO: BulgariР° Security Agency Head Nominee Tsvetelin Yovchev

Bulgaria's Prime Minister, Boyko Borisov, nominated Monday counter-intelligence officer Tsvetelin Yovchev as the new of the State National Security Agency DANS.

Politics » Domestic | August 3, 2009, Monday // 17:32 | Viewed: 2531

Conservative Leader Doubts Bulgaria FBI Head Quit Voluntarily

According to RZS Chair, Yane Yanev, it must be clear whether Bulgaria security agency DANS head, Petko Sertov, has resigned voluntarily or not.

Politics » Domestic | August 3, 2009, Monday // 16:18 | Viewed: 1159

Bulgaria PM Borisov Accepts Resignation of Bulgarian FBI Head

Bulgaria PM Boyko Borisov has accepted the resignation of Petko Sertov as the Director of the Bulgarian State National Security Agency (DANS).

Politics » Domestic | August 3, 2009, Monday // 13:48 | Viewed: 1464

Chief Secretary of Bulgaria Parliament Resigns

The Chief Secretary of the Bulgarian Parliament, Ognyan Avramov, handed in his resignation last Friday which was accepted by parliament speaker Tsetska Tsacheva.

Politics » Domestic | August 3, 2009, Monday // 13:25 | Viewed: 1062

Bulgaria with 33 000 Decares of Scandalous Land Swap Deals

Since 2003 the former Bulgarian governments have carried out scandalous land swap deals encompassing a total area of 33 000 decares worth billions of BGN.

Politics » Domestic | August 3, 2009, Monday // 12:30 | Viewed: 1607

Comatose Bulgarian Sailor Brought from Iran to Sofia by Plane

The special plane sent by the Bulgarian government to bring home from Iran a comatose Bulgarian sailor has landed in Sofia.

Politics » Domestic | August 2, 2009, Sunday // 18:55 | Viewed: 1540

New Minister Vows Sweeping Changes in Bulgaria Agriculture Institutions

Bulgaria's new Agriculture Minister, Miroslav Naydenov, has vowed to make deep changes in the State Agriculture Fund and the SAPARD Executive Agency.

Politics » Domestic | August 2, 2009, Sunday // 16:52 | Viewed: 2048
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