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Outgoing Bulgarian Socialist Leader to Run for 2 Term as PES President

Sergey Stanishev, outgoing leader of the Bulgarian Socialist Party (BSP), has said he will run for a second term in office as President of the Party of European Socialists (PES).

Politics » Domestic | July 27, 2014, Sunday // 14:09 | Viewed: 658

Bulgarian Socialist Party to Elect New Leader

The Bulgarian Socialist Party (BSP) is to elect its new leader at the 48th Congress of BSP on Sunday.

Politics » Domestic | July 27, 2014, Sunday // 10:29 | Viewed: 770

One in Four Bulgarians to Vote for GERB in Next Elections – Poll

A total of 26% of Bulgarians would vote for the opposition center-right GERB party if elections took place today, the latest poll of Exacta Research shows.

Politics » Domestic | July 25, 2014, Friday // 14:54 | Viewed: 1090

Bulgarian Socialist Party Returns Mandate

The head of the BSP-led Coalition for Bulgaria parliamentary group Atanas Medrzhanov returned to President Rosen Plevneliev the mandate for formation of a government.

Politics » Domestic | July 25, 2014, Friday // 14:46 | Viewed: 965

Fiasco and Hope After Bulgarian Government Resignation - Der Standard

Bulgaria is in the middle of a systematic crisis, but the civil society against the Oresharski cabinet is a ray of light for democracy, an Austrian media outlet speculates.

Politics » Domestic | July 25, 2014, Friday // 13:01 | Viewed: 1209

President Rosen Plevneliev Urges Full Disclosure of 'KTB Files'

Bulgaria's President Rosen Plevneliev urged in a televised address to Parliament on Friday the full disclosure of the “KTB files”.

Politics » Domestic | July 25, 2014, Friday // 11:40 | Viewed: 1174

President Plevneliev: Parliament to Solve Key Tasks Before Dissolution

President Rosen Plevneliev has asked parties to overcome their differences to resolve three pressing issues before the Parliament is dissolved.

Politics » Domestic | July 24, 2014, Thursday // 18:02 | Viewed: 1181

GERB Leader Boiko Borisov Returns Mandate

Boyko Borisov, leader of the opposition party GERB, returned the mandate for forming a new Bulgarian government to Bulgaria's President Rosen Plevneliev.

Politics » Domestic | July 24, 2014, Thursday // 16:51 | Viewed: 1490

Outgoing PM Plamen Oresharski: I Have No Regrets

Outgoing Bulgarian Prime Minister Plamen Oresharski said he was not sorry that he became a prime minister.

Politics » Domestic | July 24, 2014, Thursday // 16:26 | Viewed: 894

Resignation 'Will Not Lead to Economic Recovery' - BIA Chairman

The resignation of the government will worsen Bulgaria's economic situation, as political struggles will scare investors away, an industrial union's Chairman believes.

Politics » Domestic | July 24, 2014, Thursday // 15:19 | Viewed: 961

Bulgarian Outgoing Ministers React to Cabinet Resignation

Most of Bulgaria's outgoing ministers have assessed their work in office as "positive" and have voiced warnings the next government would face a number of issues.

Politics » Domestic | July 24, 2014, Thursday // 14:40 | Viewed: 806

Gov't 'Worked in Most Difficult Environment in Recent History' - PM

Bulgaria's Prime Minister in resignation Plamen Oresharski made a statement in Parliament briefly before lawmakers approved his move to step down.

Politics » Domestic | July 24, 2014, Thursday // 12:32 | Viewed: 834

Procedure for Election of Supreme Court of Cassation Chair Kicks Off

The Supreme Judicial Council (VSS) opened Thursday a procedure for the election of a Chair of the Supreme Court of Cassation (VKS).

Politics » Domestic | July 24, 2014, Thursday // 11:59 | Viewed: 602

Bulgarian President to Call Talks after MPs Vote Gov't Resignation

Consultations are to be held among parliamentary parties shortly after lawmakers vote on the resignation of Bulgaria's cabinet, the President has announced.

Politics » Domestic | July 24, 2014, Thursday // 11:46 | Viewed: 705

Bulgarian Parliament Approves Government Resignation

Lawmakers overwhelmingly backed Bulgarian Prime Minister Plamen Oreshaski's resignation submitted on Wednesday evening.

Politics » Domestic | July 24, 2014, Thursday // 09:06 | Viewed: 1675

Barekov-Led Party Coalition Splits, Leader Threatens to Quit Politics

Bulgaria's nationalist VMRO is due to vote whether to leave the coalition headed by Bulgaria without Censorship, a party headed by MEP and former journalist Nikolay Barekov.

Politics » Domestic | July 23, 2014, Wednesday // 16:07 | Viewed: 1102

Government Postpones Agreement With Westinghouse For Successors

Bulgaria's Government left the signing of the agreement on the new unit of the Kozloduy NPP with the US company Westinghouse to their successors, report Bulgarian-language media.

Politics » Domestic | July 23, 2014, Wednesday // 15:25 | Viewed: 1176

Gov't Allocates BGN 18 M to Ministries, Discusses Resignation

Budgets of Bulgarian ministries were reinforced at Wednesday's session held by the cabinet, amid expectations that the government is to step down.

Politics » Domestic | July 23, 2014, Wednesday // 14:57 | Viewed: 866

Bulgaria's New Environment Minister 'Has No Degree' from Munich

Stanislav Anastassov, who became Environment Minister in June, does not hold a Bachelor's degree from the Technical University of Munich as previously reported.

Politics » Domestic | July 23, 2014, Wednesday // 12:02 | Viewed: 609

Bulgaria Can Handle 1,000 Migrants Monthly – Interior Minister

Bulgaria implements all necessary measures to manage the influx of immigrants, Interior Minister Tsvetlin Yovchev said, Wednesday.

Politics » Domestic | July 23, 2014, Wednesday // 11:59 | Viewed: 538

Bulgaria's Government Holds 'Last' Meeting Before Resignation

Cabinet members arrived at the Council of Ministers for what is expected to be their last session before Prime Minister Plamen Oresharski steps down.

Politics » Domestic | July 23, 2014, Wednesday // 10:55 | Viewed: 854
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