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Social Minister Wants Criminalisation of Default on Social Insurances

Bulgaria's caretaker Minister of Social Policies and Labour Yordan Hristoskov said he will propose again the criminalisation of non-payment of social insurances.

Politics » Domestic | August 11, 2014, Monday // 12:03 | Viewed: 748

Bulgaria's Caretaker Government to Appoint Deputy Ministers

Bulgaria's interim Prime Minister Georgi Bliznashki is expected to announce the names of the caretaker deputy ministers and political advisers on Monday, August 11.

Politics » Domestic | August 11, 2014, Monday // 11:12 | Viewed: 795

Bulgarian Road Infrastructure Agency Head Resigns

Stefan Chaikov, Chair of the Management Board of the Road Infrastructure Agency (RIA), has resigned.

Politics » Domestic | August 8, 2014, Friday // 10:36 | Viewed: 1006

Bulgaria's PM Bliznashki Dismisses Deputy Ministers

All Bulgarian Deputy Ministers from the cabinet of Plamen Oresharski were discharged as of Wednesday, August 6, authorities revealed.

Politics » Domestic | August 7, 2014, Thursday // 16:22 | Viewed: 1143

Reformist Bloc to Elect Chair in September

Leaders of parties that forged the right-wing Reformist Bloc last year have announced they are to decide on a single Chair next month.

Politics » Domestic | August 7, 2014, Thursday // 12:03 | Viewed: 863

Bulgaria's Caretaker PM Vows to Disclose Information on South Stream

Ekaterina Zaharieva, caretaker Deputy Prime Minister, has vowed to make as much information as possible on the South Stream gas pipeline project publicly available.

Politics » Domestic | August 7, 2014, Thursday // 10:48 | Viewed: 1299

Bulgaria's Caretaker Ministers

Full list of Bulgaria's caretaker Government, appointed by President Rosen Plevneliev on August 5.

Politics » Domestic | August 6, 2014, Wednesday // 16:11 | Viewed: 2496

Bulgaria's Government 'Was Led by People's Interest' - Oresharski

The outgoing Bulgarian cabinet's actions were led by the benefit of the people, though everyday resistance was not insignificant, Plamen Oresharski said.

Politics » Domestic | August 6, 2014, Wednesday // 11:43 | Viewed: 908

Interim Gov't Takes Over from Oresharski Cabinet

The Bulgarian caretaker government appointed by President Rosen Plevneliev has assumed office at a special ceremony on Wednesday.

Politics » Domestic | August 6, 2014, Wednesday // 10:45 | Viewed: 1674

Bulgaria's 42nd Parliament Dissolved, Elections on October 5

President Rosen Plevneliev has dissolved the Bulgarian Parliament with a decree, his press office said on Wednesday.

Politics » Domestic | August 6, 2014, Wednesday // 10:02 | Viewed: 1044

President 'Not Entitled' to Assign Tasks to Gov't - Deputy Speaker

Outgoing Deputy Parliament Speaker Maya Manolova has criticized Bulgarian President Rosen Plevneliev over his actions on appointing the caretaker government.

Politics » Domestic | August 6, 2014, Wednesday // 09:48 | Viewed: 728

Spending Cuts, Revenue Hikes Should Dominate Govt’s Agenda-Analyst

Bulgaria’s caretaker cabinet should first and foremost address the issue of unplanned budget deficits, a local economist has said.

Politics » Domestic | August 5, 2014, Tuesday // 16:33 | Viewed: 649

A New Bulgarian Coalition - The Rightwingers - Set up

The political formations Blue Unity, Bulgarian Democratic Forum and Unified People's Party and ex-members of the Democrats for Strong Bulgaria, will set up a new coalition.

Politics » Domestic | August 5, 2014, Tuesday // 14:51 | Viewed: 730

EUR 1.6M Allocated to Integration of Immigrants in Bulgaria in 2014

A total of nearly BGN 1.6 M has been provided for the integration of immigrants in Bulgaria in 2014 so far.

Politics » Domestic | August 5, 2014, Tuesday // 14:32 | Viewed: 752

Caretaker Government to Draft Budget Revision

Bulgaria’s caretaker government will draft a revision of the state budget to avert risks to the economy, President Rosen Plevneliev said.

Politics » Domestic | August 5, 2014, Tuesday // 13:42 | Viewed: 1277

Bulgarian Interim Gov't to Seek Political Stability - PM

The caretaker government will work to provide more stability, dialogue and transparency in government, Georgi Bliznashki, Bulgaria's new interim PM, said.

Politics » Domestic | August 5, 2014, Tuesday // 13:19 | Viewed: 1304

Caretaker Government Faces “Raft of Problems” - Reuters

The caretaker government of law professor Georgi Bliznashki appointed on Tuesday “inherits raft of problems to sort out”, Reuters noted in its coverage of the news.

Politics » Domestic | August 5, 2014, Tuesday // 12:53 | Viewed: 864

Velizar Shalamanov, Caretaker Minister of Defence

Velizar Shalamanov was born on December 24, 1961.

Politics » Domestic | August 5, 2014, Tuesday // 12:47 | Viewed: 2078

Iliyana Tsanova, Deputy PM for EU Funds Management

Iliyana Tsanova has been appointed caretaker Deputy PM for EU Funds Management.

Politics » Domestic | August 5, 2014, Tuesday // 12:40 | Viewed: 703

Nikolina Angelkova, Caretaker Minister of Transport

Nikolina Angelkova has been appointed caretaker Minister of Transport, Information Technologies and Communications.

Politics » Domestic | August 5, 2014, Tuesday // 12:33 | Viewed: 832

Political Scientist Rumyana Kolarova Gets Environment Portfolio

Rumyana Kolarova, the Minister of Education and Science in the new caretaker government.

Politics » Domestic | August 5, 2014, Tuesday // 12:28 | Viewed: 740
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