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Chair of Bulgarian Industrial Assoc. Urges Swift Reforms in Administration, Pension System

Bozhidar Danev, Chair of the Bulgarian Industrial Association (BIA), has recommended swift reforms in the sphere of administration and the pension system.

Novinite Insider » Opinions | November 21, 2014, Friday // 19:36 | Viewed: 456

Klaus Iohannis: Romanians Voted for Change in Doing Politics

The result of Romania's recent presidential vote and the massive turnout have sent a clear message Romanians want a significant change in the way politics is done, newly elected President Klaus Iohannis has said.

Novinite Insider » Interview | November 20, 2014, Thursday // 12:32 | Viewed: 900

Latifa Akharbach: Morocco Is Ambitious about Its Relations with Bulgaria

Morocco's Ambassador to Bulgaria, Latifa Akharbach, has turned to Novinite to shed more light on the reasons that make the forthcoming Days of Morocco so special.

Novinite Insider » Diplomatic Channel | November 19, 2014, Wednesday // 01:07 | Viewed: 1963

Ricardo Guerra: Bulgaria Should Increase Added Value of Its Exports

The first part of Novinite.com's interview with Ricardo Guerra de Aráujo, Chargé d’Affaires at the Brazilian Embassy in Sofia, on the future ahead of Brazil and its relations with Bulgaria after the re-election of President Dilma Rousseff.

Novinite Insider » Diplomatic Channel | November 18, 2014, Tuesday // 19:09 | Viewed: 1003

Vladimir Putin: Ukraine Needs Federalisation to Resolve Crisis

Russian President Vladimir Putin has called for federalisation of Ukraine to resolve the conflict opposing the government in Kiev to pro-Moscow rebels in the country’s eastern regions.

Novinite Insider » Opinions | November 17, 2014, Monday // 19:29 | Viewed: 631

Dimitar Bechev: Presidential Vote Showing Romania’s Maturity, Consolidation

Novinite has asked Dimitar Bechev* to comment on the results of November 16 presidential run-off vote in Romania won by Sibiu city mayor Klaus Iohannis, an ethnic German.

Novinite Insider » Interview | November 17, 2014, Monday // 17:10 | Viewed: 2195

Careful with These Turkish-Language News, Politicians

Who could have imagined just a few weeks ago the issue of to have or not to have Turkish-language news would be reintroduced to public attention? In a matter of days strange ideas filled the air: from replacing news with cultural programs or moving them f

Novinite Insider » Opinions | November 14, 2014, Friday // 21:19 | Viewed: 415

French, UK Ambassadors Share Know-How on Council of EU Chairmanship

His Excellency Xavier Lapeyre de Cabanes, French Ambassador to Bulgaria, and Sarah Riley, Deputy Ambassador of the UK to Bulgaria participated in a conference dedicated to Bulgaria's first-ever chairmanship of the Council of the EU in 2018.

Novinite Insider » Diplomatic Channel | November 14, 2014, Friday // 13:53 | Viewed: 989

Brazil's Rousseff Receives Credentials of Bulgarian Ambassador

Valeri Yotov, the new ambassador of Bulgaria to Brazil, has presented his credentials to the country's President Dilma Rousseff.

Novinite Insider » Diplomatic Channel | November 11, 2014, Tuesday // 16:53 | Viewed: 1304

Turkey’s Ambassador Congratulates Bulgaria on Occasion of Nov. 10

Turkey hopes Bulgaria will soon complete its transition to democracy like other European countries had done, Turkey’s Ambassador in Sofia said on Monday.

Novinite Insider » Diplomatic Channel | November 10, 2014, Monday // 17:06 | Viewed: 1245

A Great Day For Freedom

"On the day the wall came downThey threw the locks onto the groundAnd with glasses high we raised a cry For freedom had arrivedOn the day the wall came downThe Ship of Fools had finally ran agroundPromises lit up the night like paper doves in flight.

Novinite Insider » Opinions | November 10, 2014, Monday // 13:26 | Viewed: 862

Good Nationalists, Bad Nationalists and Pro-European Governments

Hardly anything could be said in defense of the new government's ideological profile, which is quite blurry; at the same time much can be disputed about its future "pro-European" stance.

Novinite Insider » Editorial | November 8, 2014, Saturday // 16:46 | Viewed: 1272

Between West Hall and East Hall: Seven Reasons Why Bulgaria's New Cabinet Is Unprecedented

Thursday, November 6, 2014 will be remembered as a peculiarday for Bulgaria's democracy, and this definition has many layers worth mentioning.

Novinite Insider » Opinions | November 6, 2014, Thursday // 18:43 | Viewed: 2765

If Radan Kanev Becomes Bulgaria's Prime Minister...

"If there is disagreement related to positions in the cabinet... we are ready for other options, including to support a cabinet with Radan Kanev as Prime Minister, for instance," GERB's Tomislav Donchev said on Sunday. But what does this actually mean?

Novinite Insider » Opinions | November 3, 2014, Monday // 09:04 | Viewed: 1093

Enough Of This Farce Already!

It's been almost a month since Bulgaria held its early elections on October 5, but a new government is still nowhere in sight.

Novinite Insider » Opinions | November 2, 2014, Sunday // 15:09 | Viewed: 277

MEP Iliana Iotova: GERB, Reformist Bloc Should Form Minority Gov't

Center-right GERB and right-wing Reformist Bloc stand chances to form a government, "even though a minority one", socialist MEP Iliana Iotova said on Sunday.

Novinite Insider » Opinions | October 26, 2014, Sunday // 16:54 | Viewed: 552

George Soros: 'Europe Is Facing a Challenge from Russia to Its Very Existence'

American investor and philanthropist George Soros warned that Russia's expansionism poses an existential threat to the EU and called for more material support for Ukraine.

Novinite Insider » Opinions | October 23, 2014, Thursday // 18:29 | Viewed: 2637

Is GERB's Government Casting Turning Ugly?

Speculation about where the next Bulgarian government is being forged is now over.

Novinite Insider » Opinions | October 21, 2014, Tuesday // 21:38 | Viewed: 678

Antoaneta Vasileva: KTB Became Inconvenient Because It Became the 4th Biggest Bank in Bulgaria

Do you think your husband is guilty?First and foremost – guilty of what? If you mean the mock criminal case, which they fabricated at the bidding of certain political circles aiming to destroy the bank of my husband, let us not forget that the presumption

Novinite Insider » Interview | October 19, 2014, Sunday // 18:00 | Viewed: 1755

Hypo Alpe Adria – The Final Rip-Off

Look who is lurking again behind the corner – the tandem of Advent International and Deutsche Bank, respectively the buyer of the Bulgarian Telecom Company in 2004 and the advisor of the Bulgarian government in the sweetest deal of the past decade, seem t

Novinite Insider » Editorial | October 17, 2014, Friday // 09:00 | Viewed: 1406