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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: 1057

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: 1595

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: 1522

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: 2026

Foreign Partners Did Not Trust Bulgarian FBI Head Sertov

The head of the Bulgarian State National Security Agency DANS, Petko Sertov, who submitted his resignation Saturday, was not trusted by Bulgaria's foreign partners.

Politics » Domestic | August 2, 2009, Sunday // 12:57 | Viewed: 1805

Director of Bulgaria National Security Agency Resigns - Report

The Director of Bulgaria's State National Security Agency (DANS), Petko Sertov, has reportedly handed in his resignation.

Politics » Domestic | August 1, 2009, Saturday // 14:41 | Viewed: 1655

Bulgarian Socialist Leader: I Will Not Hide from My Responsibilities

Bulgarian Socialist Party (BSP) leader and former PM, Sergey Stanishev, stated that his party members "can look people squarely in the eyes.

Politics » Domestic | August 1, 2009, Saturday // 14:25 | Viewed: 2132

Bulgarian Socialists Hold Traditional Mount Buzludzha Festivities

The traditional Bulgarian Socialist Party (BSP) meeting at Mount Buzludzha is being held under the motto "Strength for Change".

Politics » Domestic | August 1, 2009, Saturday // 12:42 | Viewed: 2948

Bulgaria PM Replaces Roads Agency Head over Poor Management

Bulgaria's Prime Minister, Boyko Borisov, has removed Yanko Yankov from the position of Executive Director of the National Agency "Road Infrastructure".

Politics » Domestic | July 31, 2009, Friday // 18:25 | Viewed: 1785

Bulgaria President Parvanov against Presidential Republic

Bulgaria's acting President, Georgi Parvanov, declared himself Friday against changing the country's form of government from a parliamentary republic to a presidential one.

Politics » Domestic | July 31, 2009, Friday // 16:39 | Viewed: 2252

Former Royal Ally, Sarkozy Aide Tipped for Bulgaria PM Councilors

A politician closely linked until recently to the party of former king Simeon Saxe-Coburg and an expert with experience in Sarkozy administration have been tipped to serve as councilors of Bulgaria's new Prime Minister Boyko Borissov.

Politics » Domestic | July 31, 2009, Friday // 14:24 | Viewed: 1772

New Bulgaria Sports Minister Neykov Announces Deputies

Bulgaria's new Minsiter of Sport, Svilen Neykov, has announced his Deputy Minister appointments.

Politics » Domestic | July 31, 2009, Friday // 13:54 | Viewed: 1614

Bulgaria PM: Presidential Republic Proposal Needs Broad Debate

As calls for turning Bulgaria into a presidential republic gain momentum, Bulgaria's most popular politician, Prime Minister Boyko Borisov, has neither denied nor confirmed aspirations for this office.

Politics » Domestic | July 31, 2009, Friday // 12:38 | Viewed: 1574

Bulgarians Pin Great Hopes on New Government - Survey

More than half of the Bulgarians are optimistic about the potential and capability of the new minority center-right cabinet, a brand new survey shows.

Politics » Domestic | July 31, 2009, Friday // 11:39 | Viewed: 1435

Bulgaria Foreign Minister Picks 3 Deputies

Bulgaria's Foreign Minister Rumiana Jeleva has unofficially announced her three deputies, stressing the huge reduction in the department administration.

Politics » Domestic | July 31, 2009, Friday // 09:53 | Viewed: 2024

Bulgaria Looks to Presidential Republic to Cure its Ills

Zhelyu Zhelev, Bulgaria's first democratically elected president, is continuing his crusade for turning the country into a presidential republic, saying recently elected prime minister Boyko Borisov is the fittest to do so.

Politics » Domestic | July 31, 2009, Friday // 08:45 | Viewed: 1399

Bulgaria Govt to Give BGN 50 000 Bonuses for Solving Top Crimes

Bulgaria's law enforcement authorities are ready to award bonuses of up to BGN 50 000 to joint prosecution and police teams who solved top crimes.

Politics » Domestic | July 30, 2009, Thursday // 18:40 | Viewed: 1779

Three Deputies Enter Bulgaria Education Ministry

Bulgaria's new Education Minister Yordanka Fandakova presented her three deputies on Thursday, confirming earlier reports about their number and names.

Politics » Domestic | July 30, 2009, Thursday // 16:46 | Viewed: 1584

Bulgaria Loses BGN 1,3 B from Corruption in Public Procurement

Around BGN 1-1,3 B are the loses for Bulgaria from corruption in public procurement procedures.

Politics » Domestic | July 30, 2009, Thursday // 16:35 | Viewed: 1573

Bulgaria Finance Minister Appoints 2 Young Experts for Deputies

Bulgaria's new Finance Minister Simeon Djankov will be assisted in his work by only two deputies, young experts, it emerged on Thursday.

Politics » Domestic | July 30, 2009, Thursday // 15:53 | Viewed: 2204

Bulgarians Abroad Urged to Boycott Secret Agent-Turned-Minister

An association has called on Bulgarian migrants abroad to boycott the new minister without portfolio Bozhidar Dimitrov, Director of the National History Museum and former collaborator of the secret services.

Politics » Domestic | July 30, 2009, Thursday // 14:49 | Viewed: 2158
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