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Rumen Porozhanov Takes Over the Finance Ministry

Rumen Porozhanov, the interim Finance Minister in Bulgaria's new caretaker government, was born on August 17, 1964.

Politics » Domestic | August 5, 2014, Tuesday // 12:05 | Viewed: 1041

Vasil Grudev, Caretaker Minister of Agriculture and Foods

Vasil Grudev was born on May 5, 1980.

Politics » Domestic | August 5, 2014, Tuesday // 11:59 | Viewed: 592

Miroslav Nenkov, Caretaker Minister of Health

Miroslav Nenkov has been appointed caretaker Minister of Health.

Politics » Domestic | August 5, 2014, Tuesday // 11:58 | Viewed: 1142

Yordan Hristoskov, Caretaker Deputy PM for Social Policy

Yordan Hristoskov has been appointed caretaker Deputy Prime Minister in charge of social policy and caretaker Minister of Labor and Social Policy.

Politics » Domestic | August 5, 2014, Tuesday // 11:58 | Viewed: 588

Svetlana Zhekova, Caretaker Minister of Environment and Waters

Svetlana Zhekova was born on February 1, 1967.

Politics » Domestic | August 5, 2014, Tuesday // 11:52 | Viewed: 640

Ekaterina Zaharieva, Caretaker Deputy PM for Economy

Ekaterina Zaharieva has been appointed caretaker Deputy PM in charge of economic policy, caretaker Minister of Regional Development and Caretaker Minister of Investment Planning

Politics » Domestic | August 5, 2014, Tuesday // 11:46 | Viewed: 1007

Bulgaria's President Names Georgi Bliznashki as Prime Minister

Constitutional Law lecturer Georgi Bliznashki is to be Bulgaria's interim Prime Minister.

Politics » Domestic | August 5, 2014, Tuesday // 11:15 | Viewed: 3974

After Year-Long Protests, Bulgaria's Parliament No Longer Barricaded

Following the last session of Bulgaria's 42nd National Assembly late Monday, the metal fences surrounding the building of the Parliament have been taken down.

Politics » Domestic | August 5, 2014, Tuesday // 10:03 | Viewed: 569

Far-Right MP Quits His Parliament Group of Last Day of Work

Galen Monev, a lawmaker from far-right Ataka party, has deposited his resignation as part of the group in Bulgaria's Parliament.

Politics » Domestic | August 4, 2014, Monday // 15:49 | Viewed: 632

Fmr President's Party to Trigger Presidential Republic Referendum

Bulgarian President (2002-2011) Georgi Parvanov is to table his plans for a nationwide poll on changes to the political system, the institutions and the judiciary.

Politics » Domestic | August 4, 2014, Monday // 12:09 | Viewed: 693

President Plevneliev: Caretaker Govt To Be Pro-European, Nonpartisan

President Rosen Plevneliev held consultations with representatives of Bulgaria without Censorship party familiarizing them with the caretaker government priorities, Saturday.

Politics » Domestic | August 2, 2014, Saturday // 14:24 | Viewed: 1315

Bulgarian Socialists Hold Traditional Mount Buzludzha Fest

Members and followers of the Bulgarian Socialist Party (BSP) are holding Saturday their traditional meeting at Mount Buzludzha.

Politics » Domestic | August 2, 2014, Saturday // 12:15 | Viewed: 1008

Caretaker Govt to Have Deputy PMs for Social, Economic Issues

Bulgaria’s President Rosen Plevneliev has said he will appoint two deputy prime ministers in the future caretaker cabinet in charge of social and economic issues, respectively.

Politics » Domestic | August 1, 2014, Friday // 15:43 | Viewed: 915

Budget Consultations between President, Parties Reach Deadlock

Politicians remained at loggerheads over amendments to the state budget at consultations which they attended at Bulgaria's Presidency on Thursday.

Politics » Domestic | August 1, 2014, Friday // 14:57 | Viewed: 1036

Georgi Bliznashki 'to Be Prime Minister' in Interim Gov't

Lecturer and civil activist prof. Georgi Bliznashki will be Bulgaria's Prime Minister within the caretaker government due to be sworn in next week, a Bulgarian daily reports.

Politics » Domestic | August 1, 2014, Friday // 11:43 | Viewed: 1171

Lack of Quorum Foils Bulgarian Parliament's Last Regular Session

Lawmakers failed to reach quorum on Friday, when they were to hold their last regular meeting before President Rosen Plevneliev dissolves Parliament on August 6.

Politics » Domestic | August 1, 2014, Friday // 10:17 | Viewed: 900

President Calls Consultations on Budget Overhaul

Bulgaria's President Rosen Plevneliev is due to meet leaders of parties in Parliament on Friday to discuss the update of the state budget for 2014.

Politics » Domestic | August 1, 2014, Friday // 08:22 | Viewed: 903

BSP MP Tables Space Exploration Draft Law

In the last days of outgoing 42-nd National Assembly, the MP from the Bulgarian Socialist Party (BSP) Martin Zahariev tabled a draft law on space exploration.

Politics » Domestic | July 31, 2014, Thursday // 17:18 | Viewed: 1642

Central Bank Deputy Governor Arrives at Bulgaria's Presidency

Kalin Hristov, Deputy Governor of the Bulgarian National Bank (BNB), arrived at Bulgaria's Presidency on Thursday afternoon.

Politics » Domestic | July 31, 2014, Thursday // 15:52 | Viewed: 1076

Parliament Fails to Reach Quorum, As GERB MPs Do Not Attend Session

Today's plenary session has been canceled due to a lack of quorum as Bulgaria's opposition party GERB refused to register in Parliament.

Politics » Domestic | July 31, 2014, Thursday // 10:46 | Viewed: 950

President Plevneliev 'to Hold Consultations' with Caretaker Gov't

Bulgaria's President Rosen Plevneliev will reportedly hold consultations with future ministers from the caretaker government, Thursday.

Politics » Domestic | July 31, 2014, Thursday // 09:49 | Viewed: 1250