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Bulgaria's Customs Agency to Undergo Thorough Probe

Bulgarian Customs Agency head Pavel Tonev has vowed a comprehensive inspection at the authority.

Politics » Domestic | April 22, 2014, Tuesday // 10:37 | Viewed: 539

Ex-Journalist Barekov: 'One More MP to Leave GERB'

The journalist-turned-politician Nikolay Barekov, who leads the Bulgaria without Censorship party, announced "one more lawmaker" was to quit center-right GERB on Tuesday.

Politics » Domestic | April 21, 2014, Monday // 15:26 | Viewed: 733

Bulgaria to Spend BGN 31.5 M on Repairing Second-, Third-Class Roads

A total of BGN 31.

Politics » Domestic | April 17, 2014, Thursday // 13:38 | Viewed: 1177

Bulgarian Parliament to Mark 135th Anniversary of Tarnovo Constitution

Bulgaria's Parliament will hold a ceremonial sitting to mark the 135th anniversary of the adoption of the Tarnovo Constitution.

Politics » Domestic | April 16, 2014, Wednesday // 09:34 | Viewed: 977

Parliament Finally Overturns Audit Office Act Veto

The Bulgarian Parliament voted against President Plevneliev's veto on amendments to the Audit Office Act.

Politics » Domestic | April 15, 2014, Tuesday // 17:07 | Viewed: 1118

Bomb Signal Alerts Sofia Courthouse

Police are checking the Sofia courthouse after a bomb signal on Tuesday afternoon.

Politics » Domestic | April 15, 2014, Tuesday // 16:31 | Viewed: 1067

Ex-President Parvanov: Early Elections Are Pressing

Early elections in Bulgaria are pressing, said the country's former President Georgi Parvanov in an interview for Nova TV.

Politics » Domestic | April 15, 2014, Tuesday // 10:55 | Viewed: 777

Bulgarian President Vetoes Amendments to Agricultural Land Act

Bulgarian President Rosen Plevneliev has returned to Parliament a set of amendments to the Agricultural Land Ownership and Use Act due to clashes with the Constitution and EU law.

Politics » Domestic | April 14, 2014, Monday // 20:10 | Viewed: 1159

Parliament to Overturn President's Veto on Audit Office Act

Bulgarian Parliament's Budget and Finance Committee overturned Monday the veto imposed by President Rosen Plevneliev to amendments to the Audit Office Act.

Politics » Domestic | April 14, 2014, Monday // 12:50 | Viewed: 816

Ex Bulgarian PM Borisov Backs Progressive Taxation

Former Bulgarian Prime Minister and leader of center-right party GERB has spoken in favor of progressive taxation.

Politics » Domestic | April 13, 2014, Sunday // 13:13 | Viewed: 1417

Bulgaria's Social Housing Fund to Be Open to Employed Persons Only

Bulgarian Investment Planning Minister Ivan Danov has said that the parameters of the concept paper on establishing a social housing fund are still unclear.

Politics » Domestic | April 11, 2014, Friday // 14:52 | Viewed: 958

Plevneliev, Democrats to Discuss Extraordinary Situation in Bulgaria

Leaders of Bulgarian Reformist Bloc, a coalition of democrats, will meet with President Rosen Plevneliev to discuss the extraordinary situation the country is facing.

Politics » Domestic | April 11, 2014, Friday // 12:00 | Viewed: 1017

Bulgarian Nationalists to Stage Anti-NATO Protest

Bulgaria's ultra-nationalist Ataka party is organizing an anti-NATO protest in Sofia on Friday, 11 AM.

Politics » Domestic | April 11, 2014, Friday // 10:37 | Viewed: 1009

Bulgaria's Consumer Protection Commission to Become Executive Agency

Bulgaria's Commission for Consumer Protection is to be converted into an executive agency under the umbrella of the Ministry of Economy and Energy.

Politics » Domestic | April 10, 2014, Thursday // 14:20 | Viewed: 935

EU Election Bid of Media Mogul Peevski Triggers New Protest in Sofia

The EU election bid of controversial media mogul Delyan Peevski, MP from liberal party Movement for Rights and Freedoms (DPS), has triggered a new protest in Sofia.

Politics » Domestic | April 9, 2014, Wednesday // 10:56 | Viewed: 793

Bulgaria to Spend BGN 100 M Yearly on Pension Allowances

Bulgaria's government is planning to spend BGN 100 M (EUR 50 M) a year on Christmas and Easter pension allowances.

Politics » Domestic | April 4, 2014, Friday // 12:30 | Viewed: 993

Labor Minister: Share of Working Poor in Bulgaria at 7-8%

Bulgarian Labor Minister Hasan Ademov has said that the relative share of the working poor in Bulgaria has amounted to 7-8% over the past few years, following EU statistics.

Politics » Domestic | April 4, 2014, Friday // 11:53 | Viewed: 997

Bulgaria's Dogan Attacker Plans to Enter Politics

Oktay Enimehmedov, who attacked the honorary lifetime Chairman of DPS Ahmed Dogan in 2013, will seek to enter politics.

Politics » Domestic | April 4, 2014, Friday // 09:46 | Viewed: 1031

Bulgaria's Customs Agency Builds New Anti-Corruption Structure

Bulgaria's Customs Agency formed a new directorate for corruption prevention and counteraction, Wednesday.

Politics » Domestic | April 2, 2014, Wednesday // 15:37 | Viewed: 1029

Deputy PM: Bulgaria Must Compensate for Lag in E-Govt Launch

Deputy Prime Minister Daniela Bobeva has emphasized the government's efforts aimed at launching electronic government as a priority task.

Politics » Domestic | April 2, 2014, Wednesday // 14:04 | Viewed: 688

Bulgarian MPs to Travel the World 270 Times by 2016

Bulgaria's lawmakers will travel a total of 10.8 million km by 2016, according to the official three-year budget prognosis, published on the parliamentary website.

Politics » Domestic | April 1, 2014, Tuesday // 11:44 | Viewed: 1005
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