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Director of Bulgarian Customs Foresees Increase in Revenues in May

The Director of the Bulgarian Customs Agency Vanyo Tanov said on Tuesday that the foreseen increase in revenues will be fulfilled in May.

Politics » Domestic | May 12, 2015, Tuesday // 18:45 | Viewed: 938

Bulgaria Detains 37 Illegal Migrants at Danube Bridge

The Bulgarian authorities detained on Tuesday a group of 37 illegal immigrants at the Danube Bridge border checkpoint.

Politics » Domestic | May 12, 2015, Tuesday // 17:54 | Viewed: 2228

Bulgaria’s Refugee Agency Head Vows Quicker Decisions for Asylum Seekers

Nikola Kazakov, Chair of Bulgaria’s State Agency for Refugees, visited Germany to study the country’s experience in coping with the asylum surge.

Politics » Domestic | May 12, 2015, Tuesday // 10:53 | Viewed: 1156

Bulgaria’s PM Convenes Security Council over Tensions in Macedonia

Bulgarian Prime Minister Boyko Borisov will convene the Security Council at the Council of Ministers over tensions in Macedonia after Saturday’s deadly clashes between police and an armed group in Kumanovo.

Politics » Domestic | May 12, 2015, Tuesday // 08:58 | Viewed: 1445

Bulgarian Cabinet to Establish Council on Anti-corruption Policies

The Bulgarian government is to establish a national council on anti-corruption policies, which will be an inter-institutional body with consultative, coordinating and control functions.

Politics » Domestic | May 11, 2015, Monday // 14:07 | Viewed: 1375

Bulgaria Should Be Able to Bar People from Traveling Abroad, IntMin says

Bulgaria's counter-intelligence and security agency DANS must have the competence of prohibiting travels abroad if the person concerned could potentially threaten national security, officials say.

Politics » Domestic | May 11, 2015, Monday // 08:39 | Viewed: 1409

Bulgaria 'Lacking Managers for Stadiums, Sports Halls'

Bulgaria needs more qualified managers to run its stadiums and sports halls, Sports Minister Krasen Kralev has said.

Politics » Domestic | May 10, 2015, Sunday // 11:56 | Viewed: 1138

Bulgaria’s Ruling Majority to Present Draft Constitutional Amendments by May 14

By May 14, GERB (Citizens for European Development of Bulgaria), the Reformist Bloc, the Patriotic Front and the Alternative for Bulgarian Revival should present the draft amendments to the Constitutions to all parliamentary groups, according to Parliamen

Politics » Domestic | May 8, 2015, Friday // 15:38 | Viewed: 1256

Bulgarian National Revenue Agency Launches New Android App

The Bulgarian Ministry of Finance and the National Revenue Agency (NAP) have launched a joint free app for Android mobile devices.

Politics » Domestic | May 8, 2015, Friday // 12:19 | Viewed: 1880

Bulgaria's Last King Warns against Political Intrigues

"Nobody asked for the King's return to politics, this is where incredible fantasies and myths have been set off," Bulgaria's last monarch and former PM has said.

Politics » Domestic | May 7, 2015, Thursday // 09:35 | Viewed: 2216

Bulgarian President Plevneliev to Army: We Need Modern Patriotism

Today is the turn for politicians to take responsible decisions on the future of Bulgarian armed forces.

Politics » Domestic | May 6, 2015, Wednesday // 12:49 | Viewed: 4307

Bulgaria's Private TV7 Calls on PM to Prevent Confiscation of Intellectual Property

Assignees at collapsed Corporate Commercial Bank (KTB) have declined an offer by the management of Bulgarian private TV7 channel to repay the television's debts to the bank's vault, TV7 officials argued on Wednesday.

Politics » Domestic | May 5, 2015, Tuesday // 19:13 | Viewed: 4419

Indictment Against Hristo Biserov Returned to Prosecutor's Office

Sofia City Court has terminated the legal case against former Deputy Parliament Speaker, Hristo Biserov.

Politics » Domestic | May 5, 2015, Tuesday // 15:14 | Viewed: 1145

Bulgaria Foreign Ministry Spokesperson to Join Top Media Watchdog

Betina Zhoteva, the spokeswoman for Bulgaria's Foreign Ministry, will be appointed to the Council for Electronic Media (CEM), the Presidency of Bulgaria has said.

Politics » Domestic | May 5, 2015, Tuesday // 10:13 | Viewed: 1132

Bulgaria Socialist Leader Takes Shocking Pictures of Bulgaria-Serbia Road

A major international road into Serbia which was affected a landslide earlier this year is still unusable, an opposition leader has warned.

Politics » Domestic | May 4, 2015, Monday // 07:48 | Viewed: 5051

Bulgaria Improves Ranking in Freedom House Report on Press Freedom

Press freedom in Bulgaria has reached its highest level over the past ten years.

Politics » Domestic | April 30, 2015, Thursday // 10:56 | Viewed: 1933

Bulgarian Private TV7 Channel Could Stop Broadcasting as Bailiff Enters Media

Bulgarian private TV7 channel could stop broadcasting as a bailiff entered the building of the media on Wednesday.

Politics » Domestic | April 29, 2015, Wednesday // 13:28 | Viewed: 4420

No Bulgarians in Nepal Board Evacuation Plane Provided by MFA

No Bulgarian citizens, who are currently in Nepal, expressed interest to evacuate from the earthquake-stricken country with the airplane, which has been provided for the purpose by the Foreign Ministry.

Politics » Domestic | April 29, 2015, Wednesday // 12:53 | Viewed: 1044

Foreign Ministry Provides Evacuation Option to Bulgarians in Nepal

The Bulgarian Foreign Ministry provided Bulgarians, who are currently in Nepal and would like to leave the earthquake-stricken country, with an opportunity for an evacuation.

Politics » Domestic | April 28, 2015, Tuesday // 18:59 | Viewed: 1031

Bulgarian PM Borisov Deems Cabinet Reshuffles Pointless

Bulgarian Prime Minister Boyko Borisov said on Tuesday that he saw no point in carrying out reshuffles in the government.

Politics » Domestic | April 28, 2015, Tuesday // 18:12 | Viewed: 1205

Bulgaria Border Police Chief 'Dismissed'

Milen Penev, who heads the Border Directorate at Bulgaria's Interior Ministry, has been dismissed, media reports suggest.

Politics » Domestic | April 28, 2015, Tuesday // 15:10 | Viewed: 1323