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Bulgaria's New Republic Movement to Be Officially Launched Tuesday

A "non-partisan", right-wing alliance called New Republic (originally "Nova Republika") is to be formally launched on Tuesday, seeking to offer an alternative to GERB party of Boyko Borisov in the coming election.

Politics » Domestic | January 31, 2017, Tuesday // 09:18 | Viewed: 1377

Bulgarian Court Refuses Registration of Kadiev's Normalna Darzhava

The Supreme Cassation Court has rejected finally the registration of Normalna Darzhava (Normal State) of former BSP member Georgi Kadiev.

Politics » Domestic | January 30, 2017, Monday // 19:03 | Viewed: 1711

President Radev Receives Promise of Greater Aid for Border Security

President Rumen Radev, who is on his first working visit to Brussels, has held talks with the President of the European Council Donald Tusk.

Politics » Domestic | January 30, 2017, Monday // 18:01 | Viewed: 1458

KEVR: Price of Water in Sofia Must Go Up by 18%

The price of water in Sofia should go up by 18% and reach BGN 2.

Politics » Domestic | January 30, 2017, Monday // 17:21 | Viewed: 1172

Agriculture Minister Ready for Discussion of Contradictory Draft Regulation

Interim Agriculture Minister Hristo Bozukov will schedule a discussion of contradictory amendments to Regulation 3 due to which Bulgarian farmers protested in front of the ministry on Monday.

Politics » Domestic | January 30, 2017, Monday // 17:10 | Viewed: 1036

Trifonov Sets Deadline for New Parliament To Pass Referendum Laws

“I give the new Parliament two weeks after it has been convened to start working in a concrete manner on the adoption of the decisions of the referendum.

Politics » Domestic | January 30, 2017, Monday // 15:33 | Viewed: 1051

Bulgaria's Early Election: Poll Gives Socialists Edge on GERB

For the first time, an opinion poll has projected a slight edge for the Bulgarian Socialist Party on center-right GERB, the party of former Prime Minister Boyko Borisov, in the event of a hypothetical election.

Politics » Domestic | January 30, 2017, Monday // 15:04 | Viewed: 2260

Court OKs Registration of Yes, Bulgaria Party

The Sofia City Court on Monday has approved the application of former Justice Minister Hristo Ivanov's organization, Yes, Bulgaria, which seeks registration as a political party.

Politics » Domestic | January 30, 2017, Monday // 14:22 | Viewed: 1661

Bulgaria's PM Appoints Deputy FM, 2 Deputy DefMins

Interim Prime Minister Ognyan Gerdzhikov has appointed career diplomat Boyko Mirchev as Deputy Foreign Minister, the government says.

Politics » Domestic | January 30, 2017, Monday // 14:20 | Viewed: 1182

Bulgaria's Upcoming Snap Election to Cost More than Previous Vote

It will cost BGN 29.9 M to prepare the early election on March 26, the Bulgarian government has announced.

Politics » Domestic | January 30, 2017, Monday // 13:35 | Viewed: 940

Bulgaria's Interim Govt Passes New Cabinet Structure

During their first cabinet meeting, the caretaker ministers of Bulgaria have agreed on a new structure of the government and have been assigned several tasks.

Politics » Domestic | January 30, 2017, Monday // 11:18 | Viewed: 1276

Bulgaria's Interim PM Demands Reports from Each Ministry in 2 Weeks

Caretaker Prime Minister Ognyan Gerdzhikov has required of his cabinet to present reports on the state of each ministry in not more than two weeks.

Politics » Domestic | January 30, 2017, Monday // 10:49 | Viewed: 1258

Five Ministers to Watch Carefully in Bulgaria's Interim Govt

Bulgaria's President Rumen Radev appointed his caretaker cabinet earlier this week.

Politics » Domestic | January 29, 2017, Sunday // 15:51 | Viewed: 3766

Bulgaria's President to Visit Brussels on Monday

President Rumen Radev will begin his first foreign trip as head of state on Monday, leaving for Brussels for talks with EU and NATO officials.

Politics » Domestic | January 29, 2017, Sunday // 14:36 | Viewed: 1839

Bulgaria's New Cabinet to Hold First Meeting Monday

The caretaker government of Bulgaria will hold a session on Monday, its press office says.

Politics » Domestic | January 29, 2017, Sunday // 10:56 | Viewed: 1319

Bulgaria's Interim Govt 'Preparing to Cut Business Fees'

The caretaker cabinet of Bulgaria ponders a move to cut administrative fees paid by businesses, daily 24 Chasa reports, citing sources.

Politics » Domestic | January 29, 2017, Sunday // 09:51 | Viewed: 1694

18,000 CEZ Customers in Sofia Left Without Electricity

A fire in a substation in Geo Milev district in Sofia left without electricity 18,000 customers of CEZ in the central part of Sofia.

Politics » Domestic | January 28, 2017, Saturday // 15:41 | Viewed: 2014

Migrant Influx in Bulgaria Continues To Dwindle

A mere 31 new migrants have been detained in the period January 20 – 26, reported BGNES.

Politics » Domestic | January 28, 2017, Saturday // 10:57 | Viewed: 1834

Reformist Bloc To Hold First Congress

The Reformist Bloc will hold its first meeting on Saturday.

Politics » Domestic | January 28, 2017, Saturday // 10:45 | Viewed: 1360

Caretaker PM: We Will Not Shy From Cancelling Public Procurement Orders

Caretaker PM Ognyan Gerdzhikov stated that the new cabinet will not be apprehensive about cancelling public procurement orders made at the last moment and involving a lot of money.

Politics » Domestic | January 27, 2017, Friday // 16:51 | Viewed: 1671

Registration for Bulgaria’s Snap Elections To Start on February 2

The registration of parties with the Central Election Commission for participation in the snap parliamentary elections on March 26 will begin on February 2, announced CEC.

Politics » Domestic | January 27, 2017, Friday // 13:21 | Viewed: 1378
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