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Bulgaria Appoints New Investigative Service Head

Evgeni Dikov has been expectedly elected as the new head of Bulgaria’s National Investigative Service.

Politics » Domestic | December 18, 2013, Wednesday // 14:38 | Viewed: 1065

Bulgarian National Investigative Service Appoints New Chief

The Bulgarian Supreme Judicial Council (SJC) will appoint the new chief of the National Investigative Service on Wednesday.

Politics » Domestic | December 18, 2013, Wednesday // 09:59 | Viewed: 1787

80% of Bulgarians Demand Early Elections – Poll

The vast majority of Bulgarians want early elections to take place, according to a new poll.

Politics » Domestic | December 16, 2013, Monday // 17:17 | Viewed: 1514

Bulgarian Interior Min Says Anti-Govt Protests 'Political'

Bulgarian Interior Minister Tsvetlin Yovchev has once again criticized the ongoing anti-government protests in the country, describing them as “political.

Politics » Domestic | December 16, 2013, Monday // 15:05 | Viewed: 1408

Bulgarians Pick Anti-Govt Protests as Symbol of 2013 - Poll

The outgoing year, which will go down in history as full of unrest against the Socialist-led government, is best described and symbolized by the word "protest", according to 40% of Bulgarians.

Politics » Domestic | December 16, 2013, Monday // 14:35 | Viewed: 1278

Bulgaria's Reformist Bloc Set to Seal Coalition Deal amid Quarrels

The die-hard right-wing Democrats for Strong Bulgaria (DSB) is determined to sign this week a coalition agreement with the Reformist bloc, which will run as one formation at all upcoming elections.

Politics » Domestic | December 16, 2013, Monday // 10:58 | Viewed: 2145

Sofia Municipality Pledges no Increases in Local Taxes, Fees in 2014

The Sofia Municipality does not envisage increases in local taxes and fees in 2014, according to Sofia Mayor Yordanka Fandakova.

Politics » Domestic | December 15, 2013, Sunday // 15:23 | Viewed: 1415

4 Ant-Govt Protesters in Custody after Clashes in Bulgarian Capital

Four people have been arrested Saturday evening in the Bulgarian capital Sofia during protests against the Socialist-endorsed government.

Politics » Domestic | December 15, 2013, Sunday // 11:08 | Viewed: 1868

Bulgarian EconMin Blasts S&P over Downgrade

Bulgaria’s Economy Minister has criticized Standard & Poor’s over the downgrade of the outlook on the country's credit ratings from “stable” to negative.

Politics » Domestic | December 14, 2013, Saturday // 13:56 | Viewed: 1879

Bulgarian Anti-Govt Protesters to Stage 'Anniversary' Rally

Bulgarian anti-government protesters are to stage a fresh rally at the Independence square in Sofia on Saturday.

Politics » Domestic | December 14, 2013, Saturday // 13:07 | Viewed: 1671

Bulgarian Ex-PM Tries to Woo Right-Wing Bloc

Bulgaria’s former Prime Minister Boyko Borisov has offered to cooperate with the Reformist Bloc, a recently established union of small right-wing opposition parties.

Politics » Domestic | December 14, 2013, Saturday // 10:43 | Viewed: 2253

Disciplinary Dismissal of Ex Sofia City Prosecutor Upheld

Bulgaria's Supreme Administrative Court (VAS) upheld the disciplinary dismissal of former Sofia City Prosecutor Nikolay Kokinov.

Politics » Domestic | December 13, 2013, Friday // 15:15 | Viewed: 2324

Tsacheva Becomes Vice-Chair of Bulgaria's GERB MP Group

Ex Speaker of the Bulgarian Parliament, Tsetska Tsacheva, is the new deputy chair of the parliamentary group of the opposition, formerly-ruling, centrist GERB party.

Politics » Domestic | December 13, 2013, Friday // 13:48 | Viewed: 1094

Bulgaria's Nationalist Chief on Shaky Grounds over Lavish Trips

Bulgaria's formerly-ruling opposition centrist GERB party has demanded sanctions against nationalist leader Volen Siderov for recent scandalous pictures.

Politics » Domestic | December 13, 2013, Friday // 12:49 | Viewed: 8594

Bulgarian Socialist Party Submits Draft Election Code

The Bulgarian Socialist Party (BSP) has submitted to Parliament a draft Election Code.

Politics » Domestic | December 12, 2013, Thursday // 19:49 | Viewed: 1226

Bulgarian Town’s Municipal Bank Accounts Frozen

The Sofia Court of Appeal has frozen the Bulgarian town of Dupnitsa’s City Hall bank account.

Politics » Domestic | December 12, 2013, Thursday // 14:56 | Viewed: 7017

Bulgarian Parliament to Discuss Smoking Ban Amendments

The Bulgarian Parliament will discuss on Wednesday the proposal for amendments to the full smoking ban.

Politics » Domestic | December 11, 2013, Wednesday // 10:46 | Viewed: 1301

Bulgaria's GERB Suffers 2nd 'Renegade' Loss

Svetlin Tanchev, lawmaker from Bulgaria's formerly-ruling opposition centrist GERB party has left its parliamentary group to become independent.

Politics » Domestic | December 10, 2013, Tuesday // 12:00 | Viewed: 3097

Bulgaria to Lift Bank Secrect in Conflict of Interest Cases

The Bulgarian Socialist Party (BSP) has presented a set of amendments to the Conflict of Interest Act.

Politics » Domestic | December 9, 2013, Monday // 17:54 | Viewed: 1843

Bulgarian PM Predicts Economic Growth in 2014

Bulgaria's Prime Minister Plamen Oresharski believes 2014 will be an year of economic growth and development.

Politics » Domestic | December 9, 2013, Monday // 13:15 | Viewed: 1187

Bulgarian MPs OK Party Subsidy Cut by BGN 1

Bulgarian MPs approved a reduction of the annual amount of the state subsidy for political parties to BGN 11 per vote in 2014.

Politics » Domestic | December 9, 2013, Monday // 11:44 | Viewed: 961
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