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Dimitar Vladimirov Appointed Deputy Head of State Agency for Bulgarians Abroad

Dimitar Vladimirov was appointed Deputy Head of the State Agency for Bulgarians Abroad (SABA), announced by the Government press office.

Politics » Domestic | October 22, 2014, Wednesday // 16:23 | Viewed: 387

Subsidies for Political Parties in Bulgaria Up 10 Times in 10 Years

Political parties in Bulgaria have increased their subsidies 10 times in the past ten years, according to calculations of the Finance Ministry.

Politics » Domestic | October 22, 2014, Wednesday // 13:57 | Viewed: 397

GERB, Reformist Bloc Take ‘Step Forward’ in Coalition Talks

At a meeting that was not announced in advance, the Reformist bloc and GERB have come one step closer to а coalition agreement, according to a statement of Rumyana Bachvarova from Bulgaria’s biggest party.

Politics » Domestic | October 21, 2014, Tuesday // 21:54 | Viewed: 961

Iva Yordanova Resigns as Deputy Head of Agency for Bulgarians Abroad

Iva Yordanova has resigned as Deputy Head of the State Agency for Bulgarians Abroad (SABA), Tuesday.

Politics » Domestic | October 21, 2014, Tuesday // 19:53 | Viewed: 747

Bulgarian Socialists Ready for New Talks with GERB, Mikov Says  

The Socialists will take part on a second round of consultations over forming a government coalition if GERB extended an invitation for meaningful political negotiations, Socialist leader Mihail Mikov said on Tuesday.

Politics » Domestic | October 21, 2014, Tuesday // 17:30 | Viewed: 694

Bulgaria’s President: New Elections Are Not an Option

Bulgaria needs a functioning Parliament and a government elected by it, according to President Rosen Plevneliev.

Politics » Domestic | October 20, 2014, Monday // 16:32 | Viewed: 4935

Bulgaria's GERB to Hold New Gov't Talks with Four Parties

Center-right party GERB is to hold another round of negotiations with four parliamentary parties this week, its leader Boyko Borisov said.

Politics » Domestic | October 20, 2014, Monday // 15:17 | Viewed: 1226

GERB Starts Closed-Door Meeting to Discuss Gov't Options

A session of conservative GERB party's officials is being held behind closed doors in the Bulgarian capital Sofia on Monday.

Politics » Domestic | October 20, 2014, Monday // 12:50 | Viewed: 749

ABV’s Kalfin Says GERB-BSP Coalition Could Provide Stability

Bulgaria needs to have a stable government coalition that will place state interests above those of political parties, a leading member of left-wing ABV movement said on Monday.

Politics » Domestic | October 20, 2014, Monday // 10:33 | Viewed: 760

Bulgaria’s GERB Party, ABV Movement Willing to Extend Coalition Talks

Center-right party GERB and the left-wing ABV Movement have reached agreement on most of the issues on the agenda of the coalition talks.

Politics » Domestic | October 19, 2014, Sunday // 17:18 | Viewed: 1260

Bulgaria to Create Search&Rescue System for Aviation Accidents

Bulgaria has to build a single search and rescue system for aviation accidents, according to caretaker Transport Minister Nikolina Angelkova.

Politics » Domestic | October 19, 2014, Sunday // 15:18 | Viewed: 1105

Bulgaria’s GERB Party, ABV Movement Hold Govt Talks

Center-right party GERB, the winner in the early elections on October 5, is holding coalition talks with the left-wing Alternative for Bulgarian Revival (ABV) Movement.

Politics » Domestic | October 19, 2014, Sunday // 12:09 | Viewed: 1144

GERB, Bulgaria without Censorship, End Unsuccessful Govt Talks

Center-right party GERB and the Bulgaria without Censorship coalition have ended failed to reach agreement on forming a government.

Politics » Domestic | October 17, 2014, Friday // 18:06 | Viewed: 1307

Bulgarian Trade Unions Threaten Protests over Planned Merger of Customs, Revenue Agency

Trade union representatives at Bulgaria’s Customs Agency have threatened protests unless their demands, including the termination of the merger with the National Revenue Agency (NRA), are discussed.

Politics » Domestic | October 17, 2014, Friday // 17:18 | Viewed: 1115

Interim PM Believes Bulgarian Gov't Will Be Formed in Up to 3 Weeks

A new government will be set up because otherwise Bulgaria will not be able to update the budget, caretaker Prime Minister Georgi Bliznashki said.

Politics » Domestic | October 17, 2014, Friday // 09:46 | Viewed: 990

GERB, Bulgaria without Censorship to Hold Gov't Talks Friday

Conservative GERB party and the centrist coalition Bulgaria without Censorship are set to meet for consultations in Parliament.

Politics » Domestic | October 17, 2014, Friday // 07:59 | Viewed: 1066

Bulgaria's GERB, Patriotic Front Agree on Forming New Government

Bulgaria’s center-right party GERB, the winner in the early elections on October 05, and the nationalist coalition Patriotic Front have agreed on forming a new government, Wednesday.

Politics » Domestic | October 16, 2014, Thursday // 18:33 | Viewed: 3053

Iva Yordanova Takes Over Agency for Bulgarians Abroad

Iva Yordanova, an adviser of interim Deputy Prime Minister Iliyana Tsanova, is the new head of the State Agency for Bulgarians Abroad, the government's press office has announced.

Politics » Domestic | October 16, 2014, Thursday // 16:31 | Viewed: 1594

Bulgaria’s GERB Starts Coalition Talks with Nationalist Formation Patriotic Front

Bulgaria’s center-right party GERB, the winner in the early elections on October 05, will hold talks on forming a new government with representatives of nationalist coalition Patriotic Front.

Politics » Domestic | October 16, 2014, Thursday // 08:48 | Viewed: 1312

Sofia City Court Halts Hearing in Ataka Leader Case

Sofia City Court has halted the hearing of the case against nationalist leader Volen Siderov who is accused of hooliganism and infliction of minor injuries to a police officer.

Politics » Domestic | October 15, 2014, Wednesday // 12:21 | Viewed: 838

GERB to Seek Reformist Bloc’s Support for Forming Government Wednesday

Centre-right GERB, the biggest party in Bulgaria’s new parliament, will meet the right-wing Reformist Bloc on Wednesday for consultations over formation of government.

Politics » Domestic | October 14, 2014, Tuesday // 21:00 | Viewed: 962