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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: 1043

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: 1204

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: 1322

No Information about Injured Bulgarians in Nepal Quake – Foreign Ministry

Bulgarian authorities have established contact with all Bulgarian nationals whose stay in Nepal has been registered, according to Petko Todorov, Bulgaria’s Ambassador to India.

Politics » Domestic | April 28, 2015, Tuesday // 10:13 | Viewed: 918

25 Officers of Kapitan Andreevo Border Crossing Point Dismissed

25 members of the staff of the Kapitan Andreevo border crossing point have been dismissed.

Politics » Domestic | April 28, 2015, Tuesday // 07:33 | Viewed: 1567

Bulgaria’s Ruling Party Proposes 10-Year Limitation Period for Natural Persons

Ruling party GERB (Citizens for European Development of Bulgaria) has proposed the introduction of an absolute limitation period of ten years for debts of natural persons.

Politics » Domestic | April 27, 2015, Monday // 14:23 | Viewed: 1342

ABV's Reelected Leader Demands Reshuffle in Bulgaria's Govt

President (2002-2012) Georgi Parvanov, who was reelected Sunday as Chair of his ABV party, has insisted that Bulgaria's cabinet should undergo certain changes

Politics » Domestic | April 26, 2015, Sunday // 20:25 | Viewed: 1305

Tsvetan Vasilev: KTB Employees Have Been Unlawfully Fired

Chair of collapsed Corporate Commercial Bank, Tsvetan Vasilev has issued a statement to his employees on his official website, thanking them for the hard and dedicated work.

Politics » Domestic | April 26, 2015, Sunday // 15:41 | Viewed: 1307

Bulgarian PM Pledges Support for State Customs Agency Chief

Director of the State Customs Agency Vanio Tanov will not be substituted if income collection reaches at least BGN 1,6 B.

Politics » Domestic | April 26, 2015, Sunday // 12:51 | Viewed: 1098

Bulgaria’s Army to Assist Border Police Officers as of Monday

As of Monday, Bulgaria’s Armed Forces will assist police officers patrolling the border with Turkey in a bid to cope with the refugee flows increase.

Politics » Domestic | April 25, 2015, Saturday // 15:26 | Viewed: 2038

Alternative for Bulgarian Revival Votes to Elect Party Chair

The left-wing ABV party (Alternative for Bulgarian Revival) of former two-term President Georgi Parvanov is holding an internal party vote to elect a leader.

Politics » Domestic | April 25, 2015, Saturday // 10:37 | Viewed: 1091

Bulgaria MPs Recognize 'Mass Extermination' of Armenians

Lawmakers in Bulgaria's Parliament have moved to recognize what they have called "mass extermination" of Armenians in the Ottoman Empire in the 1910s and early 1920s.

Politics » Domestic | April 24, 2015, Friday // 12:22 | Viewed: 1709

Bulgaria Could Only Recognize 'Mass Extermination' or Armenians - PM

Bulgarian PM Boyko Borisov said naming "mass extermination" the deaths of hundreds of thousands of Armenians caused by action of the Ottoman Empire was the only viable option.

Politics » Domestic | April 24, 2015, Friday // 11:40 | Viewed: 1468

Bulgarian Deputy PM Proposes Introduction of Flexible Working Time

The Bulgarian Deputy Prime Minister for Demographic and Social Policies Ivaylo Kalfin proposed on Thursday the introduction of flexible working time.

Politics » Domestic | April 23, 2015, Thursday // 19:50 | Viewed: 1259

Bulgaria's Agriculture Minister Plans Restructuring, Closure of Agencies

Bulgarian Agriculture Minister Desislava Taneva announced on Thursday that there were plans for restructuring and closure of agencies, which were under the authority of the ministry.

Politics » Domestic | April 23, 2015, Thursday // 19:05 | Viewed: 1059

Mayor of Bulgaria's Pazardzhik Faces Corruption Accusations

In the period between 2007 and 2014, over 5,000 deals connected to selling of municipal properties and assets at prices lower than the market ones have been contracted in Pazardzhik.

Politics » Domestic | April 23, 2015, Thursday // 15:32 | Viewed: 1357

Bulgaria MPs Reschedule Agenda before Armenian 'Genocide' Vote

Lawmakers in Bulgaria's Parliament have moved to change the agenda of their vote on Friday, when they are to adopt a stance on the mass killings of Armenians by the Ottoman Empire in 1915.

Politics » Domestic | April 23, 2015, Thursday // 11:25 | Viewed: 1356

Bulgaria's Reformist Bloc Demands National Security Service Closing

Center-right formation and current member of the government Reformatorski Bloc (RB) stated that it will not support the proposed amendments to the Law regarding the National Security Service (NSO) in the format currently presented.

Politics » Domestic | April 23, 2015, Thursday // 11:25 | Viewed: 1279

Bulgaria PM Gives Up Customs, Revenue Agency Merger

Bulgaria's Customs Agency and its National Revenue Agency will not merge into a "super-body", according to comments by Prime Minister Boyko Borisov.

Politics » Domestic | April 22, 2015, Wednesday // 19:13 | Viewed: 1031

Bulgarian MPs to Discuss Recognition of Armenian Genocide

The Bulgarian Parliament will discuss on Friday a motion on whether to recognise the mass killings of Armenians in the Ottoman Empire as a genocide.

Politics » Domestic | April 22, 2015, Wednesday // 12:55 | Viewed: 1464