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Bulgaria's IntMin Denies Asking Chief Secretary to Quit

Caretaker Interior Minister Plamen Uzunov has denied demanding that his institution´s Chief Secretary Georgi Kostov resign.

Politics » Domestic | February 16, 2017, Thursday // 13:15 | Viewed: 1818

Afghan Minors Rejected by Bulgarian Village Also Expelled from Elsewhere

Two Afghans who arrived in Bulgaria as accompanied minors but were refused accommodation in the village of Shiroka Laka, were subsequently turned down from other places, media reports suggest.

Politics » Domestic | February 16, 2017, Thursday // 11:32 | Viewed: 2203

Leadership Clashes Borisov-Ninova, Karadayi-Mestan Expected

As expected, Boyko Borisov (GERB) and Korneliya Ninova (BSP) will clash as leaders of the deputy lists in the 25th multi-mandate constituency in Sofia.

Politics » Domestic | February 15, 2017, Wednesday // 21:02 | Viewed: 1339

Law Suit Against Bulgaria’s Former PM To Be Terminated

 

Politics » Domestic | February 15, 2017, Wednesday // 19:07 | Viewed: 1368

Zhivko Zhivkov To Head State Fund Agriculture

Zhivko Zhivkov is the new executive director of State Fund Agriculture, announced the press centre of the Agriculture Ministry.

Politics » Domestic | February 15, 2017, Wednesday // 18:16 | Viewed: 1212

SAC Rejects Appeals Against Yes, Bulgaria

The Supreme Administrative Court has rejected as procedurally inadmissible the four appeals filed against the decision of the Central Election Commission (CEC) for the registration of the coalition Movement Yes, Bulgaria.

Politics » Domestic | February 15, 2017, Wednesday // 15:44 | Viewed: 1087

'No Ground' to Think Bulgaria Can Get Enough Voting Machines

There are not enough indications Bulgaria could obtain the necessary number of voting machines in time for the early election in March, the government says.

Politics » Domestic | February 15, 2017, Wednesday // 14:44 | Viewed: 1066

Bulgaria Appoints Seven New Regional Governors

Bulgaria's government has dismissed a quarter of the regional governors of the country and has appointed new ones, the government says.

Politics » Domestic | February 15, 2017, Wednesday // 13:42 | Viewed: 1172

Bulgaria's Interim Govt 'Spreading 'Fake News'

A key ex-ruling party official has accused the caretaker cabinet of Bulgaria of using its office to create faultlines, make appointments to the administration and creating "fake news", instead of organizing the early election in March.

Politics » Domestic | February 15, 2017, Wednesday // 11:22 | Viewed: 1257

Bulgaria's Govt Gives 'National Importance' Status to Border Fence

The Bulgarian cabinet has assigned a "national significance" status to a fence on the border with Turkey at its meeting on Wednesday, according to the agenda sent to the media.

Politics » Domestic | February 15, 2017, Wednesday // 10:58 | Viewed: 1437

Nineteen Independent Candidates Running in Bulgaria's Early Election

There are at least 19 independent canndidates who have submitted their registration paper to the Central Election Commission (CEC) prior to the early election in Bulgaria.

Politics » Domestic | February 15, 2017, Wednesday // 08:49 | Viewed: 1160

Bulgaria's Defence Minister Files Report on Violations of Public Procurement Orders

An inspection of the work of the Defence Ministry has uncovered irregularities in over 100 public procurement orders, announced at a briefing interim Defence Minister Stefan Yanev.

Politics » Domestic | February 14, 2017, Tuesday // 21:26 | Viewed: 1245

Machines for Electronic Voting To Be Delivered by March 10

The machines for electronic voting have to be delivered to Bulgaria no later than March 10, 2017, reported BGNES.

Politics » Domestic | February 14, 2017, Tuesday // 18:29 | Viewed: 1064

DPS Most Undesirable Party, Followed by New Republic - Poll

A total of 62% of the persons interviewed in the survey of the Trend Research Centre have stated that they find it unacceptable for the party of Radan Kanev New Republic to participate in the government.

Politics » Domestic | February 14, 2017, Tuesday // 17:27 | Viewed: 1065

Former Heads of BDZ Sentenced

The former head of the National Railway Infrastructure Company (BDZ) Oleg Petkov has been sentenced to four years in prison, announced the press centre of the Prosecutor’s Office.

Politics » Domestic | February 14, 2017, Tuesday // 17:12 | Viewed: 1093

All 3 Complaints Against Registration of Yes, Bulgaria Withdrawn

All three complaints filed at the last possible moment against the registration of Yes, Bulgaria which prevented the independent participation of the party in the upcoming snap elections have been withdrawn, reported Dnevnik daily.

Politics » Domestic | February 14, 2017, Tuesday // 15:51 | Viewed: 1060

300,000 People at Active Age in Bulgaria Don't Want To Work for Personal Reasons

Nearly 1.5 million people at the age of between 15 and 64 are out of the labour force i.e. they are neither employed, nor registered as unemployed, showed data of the National Statistical Institute.

Politics » Domestic | February 14, 2017, Tuesday // 15:11 | Viewed: 1649

Tunnel Referendum Petition Gathers 50 000 Signatures in NW Bulgaria

A petition to build a tunnel under the Petrohan Pass in northwestern Bulgaria has gathered nearly 50 000 signatures, organizers say.

Politics » Domestic | February 14, 2017, Tuesday // 10:15 | Viewed: 1196

Bulgaria's Ex-PM Knew About Irregularities in EU Funding on Education

Former Bulgarian Prime Minister Boyko Borisov has admitted to being aware of irregularities in an operational program managed by the Education Ministry back in 2016, while he was in office.

Politics » Domestic | February 14, 2017, Tuesday // 09:47 | Viewed: 1463

Reformist Bloc Co-Chair Not Running for Office in Bulgaria's Early Election

Former Deputy Prime Minister and Education Minister Meglena Kuneva has said she will not be running to become a lawmaker in the snap vote on March 26.

Politics » Domestic | February 13, 2017, Monday // 13:31 | Viewed: 1328

GERB Leading on BSP If Bulgaria Held Elections Today - Poll

Five parties would make it to the Bulgarian Parliament in the event of a hypothetical election, a survey shows less than six weeks out of a parliamentary vote due in March.

Politics » Domestic | February 13, 2017, Monday // 11:20 | Viewed: 1623
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