Parliament asked to strip of immunity 3 MPs from Volya party

Chief Prosecutor Sotir Tsatsarov asked the Parliament today to strip of immunity from prosecution three MPs from the Volya party, led by Veselin Mareshki, the Prosecutor’s Office said.

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UK offer to EU citizens 'very fair', 'very serious': May

British Prime Minister Theresa May said on Friday the offer she had made on the rights of EU citizens to live in Britain after Brexit was very fair and very serious and that her government would set out more detailed proposals on Monday, cited by Reuters

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Bulgaria busts counterfeit euro distribution gang

Bulgarian authorities have busted an organized criminal group responsible for distribution of counterfeit euro banknotes, the national Prosecutor's Office said in a statement Thursday, cited by Xinhua.

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Bulgaria continues cooperation with EBRD

Bulgaria has signed a memorandum of understanding with the European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD) to guarantee support for projects, financed through the European structural and investment funds for 2014-2020, the government’s press offic

Business | June 22, 2017, Thursday // 16:13 | Viewed: 1506

Three customs employees charged over bribes

The Specialised Prosecutor’s Office has charged three employees from the customs of Burgas with a criminal conspiracy for bribes, the Specialised Appeal Prosecutor’s Office said.

Business | June 22, 2017, Thursday // 15:17 | Viewed: 2456

Hristo Smolenov, antiterrorism expert: Europe behaves like victim, attracting aggressors

Europe behaves like a victim, which attracts aggressors, antiterrorism expert Hristo Smolenov told FOCUS Radio’s Good Morning Bulgaria in relation to frequent terrorist attacks.

Business | June 22, 2017, Thursday // 14:12 | Viewed: 1066

Luxembourg fines private bank Rothschild 9 million euros

Luxembourg watchdogs have fined the local arm of Swiss private bank Edmond de Rothschild nearly 9 million euros ($10.

Business » Finance | June 22, 2017, Thursday // 14:02 | Viewed: 1610

Parliament approves changes for more effective collaboration between tax authorities

The Parliament has approved in first reading changes to the tax code to enhance the effectiveness in administrative collaboration between tax authorities, FOCUS News Agency reported.

Business | June 22, 2017, Thursday // 13:24 | Viewed: 1407

Congress Steps Up on Foreign Policy

When President Trump began taking a wrecking ball to some of America’s traditional foreign policies, going so far as to threaten the country’s long and sturdy relationship with its Western European allies, many hoped that the other branches of government

Business | June 22, 2017, Thursday // 12:21 | Viewed: 1198

Britain's May promises to listen on Brexit as queen presents government program

British Prime Minister Theresa May promised on Wednesday to listen more to businesses' concerns about Brexit as Queen Elizabeth formally opened parliament by announcing the government's program for the next two years, Reuters reported.

Business | June 21, 2017, Wednesday // 16:26 | Viewed: 1439

Hristo Smolenov: Terror has led to hostage syndrome

Terror has succeeded in "infecting" European society and has led to a hostage syndrome, security expert Hristo Smolenov said in an interview for FOCUS News Agency with regard to the attempted attack in Brussels on Tuesday.

Business | June 21, 2017, Wednesday // 16:24 | Viewed: 1455

Bulgaria’s Parliament decided to increase the minimum retirement pension


Business » Finance | June 21, 2017, Wednesday // 14:41 | Viewed: 3990

Georgi Dimov: Dividing line between Brussels and Ankara remains deep despite attempt for support

The dividing line between Brussels and Ankara remains a deep one, Georgi Dimov, former consul general of Bulgaria in Edirne, told FOCUS Radio’ Good Morning Bulgaria.

Business | June 21, 2017, Wednesday // 14:04 | Viewed: 2206

Bahrain bank exits investment in Bulgarian fertilizer giant

Bahrain-based First Energy Bank (FEB) has exited its investment in a Bulgarian producer and distributor of fertilizers, Arabian Business reported.

Business | June 21, 2017, Wednesday // 09:50 | Viewed: 2361

PM Boyko Borisov Refuses to Мeet with Russian Deputy

Prime Minister Boyko Borisov has refused to meet with Russian chess player and deputy Anatoly Karpov for his statement that the Cyrillic alphabet comes from Byzantium, the government’s press office confirmed, according to FOCUS News Agency.

Business | June 19, 2017, Monday // 16:52 | Viewed: 2939

Top 10 Places to Visit in Plovdiv


Business » Tourism | June 19, 2017, Monday // 15:20 | Viewed: 2538

McDonald's ended its sponsorship of the Olympic Games three years early

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Business | June 17, 2017, Saturday // 15:02 | Viewed: 2423

European Commission Approves Bulgaria's Measures in Support to BDZ

The European Commission has approved Bulgaria’s measures in support to BDZ.

Business » Finance | June 16, 2017, Friday // 17:35 | Viewed: 3539

Bulgaria’s Former King and PM Simeon II Celebrates his 80th Birthday

Simeon Saxe-Coburg Gotha, Bulgaria’s former Prime Minister and ex king celebrates his 80th birthday on 16th of June.

Business | June 16, 2017, Friday // 16:17 | Viewed: 2980

Wizz Air to Launch 2 New Flights from Sofia in 2018

Low-cost carrier Wizz Air launches flights from Sofia 2 new destinations in March 2018.

Business » Tourism | June 16, 2017, Friday // 15:50 | Viewed: 3897

Price Levels For Consumer Goods and Services Differed Widely in the EU For 2016

In 2016, price levels for consumer goods and services differed widely in the European Union.

Business » Finance | June 16, 2017, Friday // 15:37 | Viewed: 5698
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