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Bulgaria Govt Launching Validity Check for Drivers' Licenses

The Bulgarian government has said it is starting checks of driving licenses that could be "subject to manipulation".

Politics » Domestic | April 1, 2016, Friday // 14:10 | Viewed: 11749

NSI: Poverty Line for Bulgaria Was BGN 308.17 in 2016

In 2016, the average monthly poverty line for the country was BGN 308.

Politics » Domestic | June 23, 2017, Friday // 11:59 | Viewed: 1600

Trade Union in Interior Ministry to Consider Protests Against Low Wages

The Trade Union Federation of Employees at the Interior Ministry disagrees with the minister and will discuss and decide on protests in Sofia and the country at a meeting on June 24 and 25, the federation said.

Politics » Domestic | June 19, 2017, Monday // 15:50 | Viewed: 9760

Trial of Burgas Airport Terrorist Attack Fails to Start for 5th Time

For the fifth time, Bulgaria’s specialized court failed to proceed with the case of the terrorist attack at Burgas airport (Sarafovo).

Politics » Domestic | June 19, 2017, Monday // 15:11 | Viewed: 30493

6 from Judges’ Quota Elected for Bulgaria’s Next Supreme Judicial Council

Five Supreme Judges and one Chairperson of a District Court have been elected members of the next Supreme Judicial Council from the judges’ quota.

Politics » Domestic | June 19, 2017, Monday // 11:50 | Viewed: 2625

The Bulgarian Justice Minister is on a Working Visit to Brussels on 19 and 20 June

The Bulgarian Justice Minister Tsetska Tsacheva will make a working visit to the Belgian capital Brussels on June 19 and 20, the press center of the ministry said.

Politics » Domestic | June 19, 2017, Monday // 10:09 | Viewed: 27362

PM Boyko Borisov: 'Any Administrative Burden or Delay Create Tension in Society

At a meeting of Prime Minister Boyko Borisov with administration agencies and municipalities, urgent measures were discussed to reduce the administrative burden on citizens.

Politics » Domestic | June 16, 2017, Friday // 17:04 | Viewed: 2750

Registration of New Cars Will Be Eased

A software that allows new cars to be registered only with an ID card at a notary public will start working within two or three weeks.

Politics » Domestic | June 16, 2017, Friday // 14:40 | Viewed: 38799

Deputy PM Tomislav Donchev: 'Government Pleased with European Fund Absorption'

Deputy Prime Minister Tomislav Donchev stated in parliament that Bulgaria was doing an excellent job during the current EU programming period, reported BNR.

Politics » Domestic | June 16, 2017, Friday // 12:27 | Viewed: 2409

Bulgarians Will Now Use Roaming Like in Home

''The Bulgarians will now use roaming like in home'', Veselin Bozhkov, head of the Communications Regulation Commission (CRC), said, according to  FOCUS News Agency.

Politics » Domestic | June 15, 2017, Thursday // 18:19 | Viewed: 7057

Parliament Rejects Proposed Majority Voting System

The Parliament has rejected in first reading amendments to the Election Code proposed by ruling Citizens for European Development of Bulgaria (GERB).

Politics » Domestic | June 15, 2017, Thursday // 14:43 | Viewed: 38182

Good Grain Harvest Expected by Ministry of Agriculture

At the unveiling of the harvesting campaign in the town of Karnobat, Southeastern Bulgaria, Deputy Minister of Agriculture Atanas Dobrev foresaw good grain harvest for this year, BNR writes.

Politics » Domestic | June 15, 2017, Thursday // 12:43 | Viewed: 6072

Bulgarian MPs Adopted Changes to the Road Traffic Act at First Reading

On 14th of June, the Bulgarian Parliament adopted at first reading the amendments to the Road Traffic Act with the votes of GERB, Bulgarian socialist Party (BSP) and United Patriots.

Politics » Domestic | June 15, 2017, Thursday // 10:00 | Viewed: 7029

BSP to Propose Mixed Electoral System

''Bulgarian Socialist Party (BSP) will file a complaint with the Constitutional Court, seeking the annulment of some texts of the public finances law, as the government is distributing funds mainly towards municipalities of the ruling party Citizens for E

Politics » Domestic | June 14, 2017, Wednesday // 09:18 | Viewed: 42714

PM Boyko Borisov: 'We Currently Enjoy Low Refugee Flow Thanks to Turkey-EU Agreement'

''We are currently enjoying low pressure from the refugee flow, but this is due to the agreement between Turkey and the EU and Turkey’s efforts to keep refugees in security zones close to the conflicts'', Prime Minister Boyko Borisov said after a meeting

Politics » Domestic | June 13, 2017, Tuesday // 19:19 | Viewed: 2868

Bulgaria's President Welcomes Trun Residents on Refendum Results on Gold Mining

On 12th of June, on Facebook, Bulgaria’s President Roumen Radev welcomed the residents of the town of Trun for their vote in a local referendum, reported BNT.

Politics » Domestic | June 12, 2017, Monday // 17:37 | Viewed: 2900

Bulgarian PM: 'Bulgaria has not Given Stance on Iraqi Kurdistan Independence Referendum'

''Bulgaria has not expressed an official position on the upcoming referendum on the independence of Iraqi Kurdistan'', Prime Minister Boyko Borisov told the Parliament in response to a question about a meeting with Masoud Barzani, President of the Iraqi K

Politics » Domestic | June 9, 2017, Friday // 15:02 | Viewed: 5229

Every 2nd Recommendation of Ombudsman is Fulfilled

''Every second recommendation by the Ombudsman has been fulfilled'', Maya Manolova, head of the institution, told FOCUS Radio’s Good Morning Bulgaria.

Politics » Domestic | June 9, 2017, Friday // 13:09 | Viewed: 3913

Bulgaria Charges 3 After Deadly Migrant Crash

Two Bulgarians and an Afghan were charged on Thursday, June 8, after 9 migrants died when a minibus crashed in southern Bulgaria at the weekend, prosecutors said, quoted by Rappler.

Politics » Domestic | June 9, 2017, Friday // 11:09 | Viewed: 3792

Valeri Simeonov to File a Complaint Against the Spokesperson of BSP

Deputy Prime Minister Valeri Simeonov will file a complaint against the spokesperson of opposition Bulgarian Socialist Party (BSP), Elena Yoncheva, over what he called crimes against the national interests and security,  FOCUS News Agency reported.

Politics » Domestic | June 9, 2017, Friday // 09:35 | Viewed: 8288

Bulgarian Government Seeks Ratification for EUR 200M Loan Agreement

The government is proposing to the Parliament the ratification of a framework agreement for a EUR 200 million loan between the Council of Europe Development Bank (CEB) and Bulgaria, the government’s press office said.

Politics » Domestic | June 8, 2017, Thursday // 17:00 | Viewed: 9032

Bulgaria's Government Makes First Steps towards Increase of Minimum Pension

The Minister of Labour and Social Policy, Biser Petkov, informed on 8th of June in the Council of Ministers that the government approved the draft amendments to the State Social Security Budget Act and will be submitted to the National Assembly.

Politics » Domestic | June 8, 2017, Thursday // 15:27 | Viewed: 3291
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