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Sofia Mayor Fandakova: Over BGN 1M is Earmarked For Repair Works and New Equipment of Municipal Hospitals in 2017

Over BGN 1M was earmarked for repair works and new equipment of hospitals for 2017, Mayor of Sofia Yordanka Fandakova said, as cited by Focus News Agency.

Politics » Domestic | May 2, 2017, Tuesday // 21:14 | Viewed: 2067

Boyko Borisov,GERB: Spending on Refugees and Defence Has Always Affected Payments in the Social Sphere

Billions of BGN are being spent in two areas: dealing with the refugee crisis and rearmament, Leader of Citizens for European Development of Bulgaria (GERB) Boyko Borisov said at the eighth congress of the Confederation of Independent Trade Unions of Bulg

Politics » Domestic | May 2, 2017, Tuesday // 20:06 | Viewed: 2499

Caretaker Government Reports On Its Work

At a special press conference caretaker Prime Minister Ognyan Gerdzhikov and Deputy Prime Ministers Denitsa Zlateva and Stefan Yanev have reported on the work done by the government during its term.

Politics » Domestic | May 2, 2017, Tuesday // 19:56 | Viewed: 3755

Bulgaria Specialised Anti-Corruption Unit Checks Signal About Unauthorised Access to Sofia Airport Information System

Bulgaria’s Specialised Anti-Corruption Unit inspects a signal about a private company which has been given a full access to the Sofia Airport’s information system, the Bulgarian Prosecutor’s Office announced, as cited by Focus News Agency.

Politics » Domestic | May 2, 2017, Tuesday // 15:02 | Viewed: 4124

8 km Queue of Trucks at Kapitan Andreevo Border Checkpoint

There is an 8 km long column of trucks at Kapitan Andreevo border checkpoint, the press office of the Directorate General of Border Police announced.

Politics » Domestic | May 2, 2017, Tuesday // 15:01 | Viewed: 1806

Bulgarian President Rumen Radev Convenes KSNS

President Rumen Radev will convene on May 02, 2017 a meeting of the Consultative Council for National Security, on a proposal by the Bulgarian Socialist Party, it became clear after the consultations of the head of state with the Socialists.

Politics » Domestic | May 2, 2017, Tuesday // 10:22 | Viewed: 3711

Canada Eases Visa Regime For Bulgarians On May 1

As of May 1, 2017, citizens of Bulgaria, who used to have a Canadian visa during the past 10, years or currently hold a valid non-immigrant US visa, can apply for an electronic travel authorization (eTA).

Politics » Domestic | May 1, 2017, Monday // 11:47 | Viewed: 5335

Galab Donev: ‘Forming A Parliamentary Commission on Outstanding Salaries Is a Step In the Right Derection'

In an interview for the Bulgarian National Radio, Caretaker Minister of Labour and Social Policy Galab Donev described the formation of a parliamentary commission for analyzing the problems connected with unpaid salaries by different companies as a positi

Politics » Domestic | April 30, 2017, Sunday // 14:33 | Viewed: 2546

President Radev Demands EU Role As Mediator Between Macedonia Political Parties

The political crisis in Macedonia has been discussed by Bulagrian President Rumen Radev, European Council President Donald Tusk and the High Representative of the Union for Foreign Affairs and Security Policy Federica Mogherini, BNR reported.

Politics » Domestic | April 29, 2017, Saturday // 18:55 | Viewed: 135820

Varna Airport Reopens In Wake of Suspicious Luggage Alert

Varna Airport has reopened after it was closed earlier today over a suspicious piece of luggage in the checking zone of its Terminal 2.

Politics » Domestic | April 29, 2017, Saturday // 13:17 | Viewed: 6084

President Radev: ‘I Shall Insist On Stronger EU Commitment to Republic of Macedonia’

‘’ I am going to insist on a stronger EU commitment to the Republic of Macedonia’’, said Bulgarian President Rumen Radev, quoted by a BGNES reporter from the air base in Graf Ignatievo where the president attended yesterday a demo flight of an F-35 US air

Politics » Domestic | April 29, 2017, Saturday // 11:56 | Viewed: 3968

Increased Traffic Police Check Points Over the Weekend

Traffic police will be increasing routine checks for drink and drug driving and driving licence, as well as for the most dangerous offence – speeding, police officer Nikolay Krusharsky, Sofia Directorate of the Interior, told reporters, as cited by FOCUS

Politics » Domestic | April 28, 2017, Friday // 15:46 | Viewed: 6341

Sofia Parliament Adopts Declaration For Macedonia

The newly-elected parliament of Bulgaria has adopted a declaration, condemning the intrusion into Skopje’s parliament and the physical attack against some of its MPs, BNR reported.

Politics » Domestic | April 28, 2017, Friday // 14:20 | Viewed: 6238

President Radev Voices Concern Over Situation in Macedonia

Bulgarian President Rumen Radev issued a statement Friday expressing concern over the situation in Macedonia where clashes in and outside Parliament on Thursday night left many injured, including deputies and police officers.

Politics » Domestic | April 28, 2017, Friday // 12:13 | Viewed: 5506

Bulgaria Worried by Events in Macedonia

After the rioting in Macedonia when hundreds of people stormed parliament building and beat up MPs after an ethnic Albanian was elected parliamentary speaker, the situation in neighbouring Macedonia was discussed at a meeting in Sofia between Bulgarian De

Politics » Domestic | April 28, 2017, Friday // 11:43 | Viewed: 5942

1 km Queue of Trucks at Bulgaria’s Danube Bridge 2 Border Checkpoint

There is a 1 kilometer long queue of trucks at the Danuv Bridge 2 border checkpoint at the entrance of the country.

Politics » Domestic | April 28, 2017, Friday // 11:10 | Viewed: 1779

Gallup International: 2/3 of Bulgarians Support Voting Abroad

Almost 2/3 of Bulgarians, ot 63.

Politics » Domestic | April 28, 2017, Friday // 08:27 | Viewed: 2201

MPs Will Not Be Freezing Their Salaries

MPs will not be freezing their salaries.

Politics » Domestic | April 27, 2017, Thursday // 16:58 | Viewed: 5679

The Supreme Administrative Prosecution Office Cotests a Decision of the Energy and Water Regulatory Commission On Heat Energy

The Supreme Administrative Prosecution Office has contested a decision of the Energy and Water Regulatory Commission (EWRC) on setting the price of heat energy, the press office of the Prosecutor's Office of the Republic of Bulgaria has announced, quoted

Politics » Domestic | April 27, 2017, Thursday // 16:01 | Viewed: 5090

No Parliamentary Blitz-Control at the National Assembly

There will be no blitz-control at the National Assembly every first Wednesday of the month.

Politics » Domestic | April 27, 2017, Thursday // 14:36 | Viewed: 4804

Boyko Borisov Says Coalitional Agreement Guarantees Stable Ruling

After GERB and the United Patriots has signed the coalitional agreement and President Radev had handed over to future PM Boyko Borisov the mandate for the constituting of the new government, the latter commented that the agreement guaranteed stable rule,

Politics » Domestic | April 27, 2017, Thursday // 12:19 | Viewed: 8398
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