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Bulgarian PM Sees No Link Between Suspended EU Funds, South Stream

Bulgaria's Prime Minister Plamen Oresharski sees no connection between the suspended European funds for regional development and the South Stream issue.

Politics » Domestic | June 4, 2014, Wednesday // 15:42 | Viewed: 1713

IFLRY Vice-President Is DPS Candidate for Environment Minister

Stanislav Anastassov, one of the four vice-presidents of the International Federation of Liberal Youth (IFLRY), is DPS's proposal for Bulgarian Environment Minister.

Politics » Domestic | June 4, 2014, Wednesday // 12:08 | Viewed: 1543

Opposition GERB To Table Fifth No Confidence Vote

Opposition GERB leader Boyko Borisov said his party will table for discussion in Parliament a fifth no confidence vote.

Politics » Domestic | June 4, 2014, Wednesday // 10:57 | Viewed: 1044

Bulgarian Cabinet Reshuffle to Be Announced Next Week

Changes in Bulgarian government are to be announced next week after a detailed analysis of the year it was in power, Bulgarian Socialist Party (BSP) officials said.

Politics » Domestic | June 3, 2014, Tuesday // 16:48 | Viewed: 6552

PM Scenario for Bulgaria's Stanishev 'Not Ruled Out'

A development in which Bulgarian socialists' leader Sergey Stanishev assumes the office of Prime Minister should not be ruled out, a BSP Executive Bureau member said.

Politics » Domestic | June 3, 2014, Tuesday // 13:29 | Viewed: 1030

Bulgaria’s Svoge Mayor Removed by Court Order

The mayor of Bulgaria's Svoge, Joro Tsvetkov, has been relieved of his duties, the Prosecution revealed.

Politics » Domestic | June 2, 2014, Monday // 16:34 | Viewed: 1735

President Appoints New Head of National Security Service

Bulgarian President Rosen Plevneliev appointed Lt Gen Angel Antonov head of the National Security Service (NSO) on Monday.

Politics » Domestic | June 2, 2014, Monday // 12:23 | Viewed: 1908

BSP Leader Stanishev 'Eyed Prime Minister Office' - Report

Sergey Stanishev, Bulgarian socialists' leader, was set to become Prime Minister if his party came first in the European elections, high-profile party sources say.

Politics » Domestic | June 2, 2014, Monday // 10:03 | Viewed: 1420

Bulgarian Municipalities Want Double Budgets by 2020

The National Association of Municipalities in the Republic of Bulgaria (NAMRB) has a strategic goal of increasing the share of municipal budgets in the GDP must from 5.

Politics » Domestic | May 30, 2014, Friday // 15:03 | Viewed: 1358

Prime Minister Oresharski Plans to Reshuffle Cabinet

Less than five ministers will be replaced, said Prime Minister Plamen Oresharski in parliament after his Government survived the fourth no confidence vote on Friday morning.

Politics » Domestic | May 30, 2014, Friday // 10:50 | Viewed: 1494

Bulgarian Government Survives 4th No-Confidence Vote

The Socialist-led cabinet of PM Plamen Oresharski survived a 4th no-confidence vote on Friday.

Politics » Domestic | May 30, 2014, Friday // 09:10 | Viewed: 1372

Bulgarian MEP Yotova Calls for BSP Leadership Resignation

The socialist MEP Iliyana Yotova urged the leadership of ruling Bulgarian Socialist Party (BSP) to stand down.

Politics » Domestic | May 29, 2014, Thursday // 09:43 | Viewed: 1427

Interior Ministry Act Changes Pass 2nd Reading in Parliament

A set of changes to Bulgaria's Interior Ministry Act passed second reading in Parliament.

Politics » Domestic | May 28, 2014, Wednesday // 15:54 | Viewed: 1589

DPS Leader Mestan: Bulgaria's Government Cannot Complete Its Term

There is no way for Bulgaria's Government to complete its term, said the Movement for Rights and Freedoms (DPS)  leader Lyutvi Mestan in Parliament.

Politics » Domestic | May 28, 2014, Wednesday // 11:27 | Viewed: 1864

Bulgarian Parliament to Discuss No-Confidence Motion

Bulgaria's Parliament will debate on Wednesday the no-confidence motion against the Socialist-led cabinet of PM Plamen Oresharski.

Politics » Domestic | May 28, 2014, Wednesday // 09:13 | Viewed: 1121

Court Acquits Tsvetan Tsvetanov

Sofia City Court acquitted former interior minister Tsvetan Tsvetanov who was tried for embezzlement.

Politics » Domestic | May 26, 2014, Monday // 10:06 | Viewed: 1949

Bulgaria's PM to Present Updated Govt Program Next Week

Bulgarian Prime Minister Plamen Oresharski has vowed to present a report on the achievements of the government and its updated program next week.

Politics » Domestic | May 23, 2014, Friday // 14:55 | Viewed: 1092

Ruling Coalition Defeats Quorum, No-confidence Session Rescheduled

The MPs of the coalition partners Bulgarian Socialist Party (BSP) and the Movement for Rights and Freedoms (DPS) defeated the quorum for the no-confidence motion in Parliament.

Politics » Domestic | May 23, 2014, Friday // 11:02 | Viewed: 1323

Bulgarian Opposition GERB Expells MP Daniel Georgiev

GERB, Bulgaria's center-right opposition, has expelled its lawmaker Daniel Georgiev from the party.

Politics » Domestic | May 22, 2014, Thursday // 12:46 | Viewed: 1844

Petar Belchev Elected Head of Sofia Regional Prosecutor's Office

The Supreme Judicial Council (VSS) has elected Petar Belchev as the new administrative director of the Sofia Regional Prosecutor's Office.

Politics » Domestic | May 22, 2014, Thursday // 11:44 | Viewed: 1361

2 Candidates Vie for Head of Sofia Regional Prosecutor's Office

The Supreme Judicial Council (VSS) will elect Thursday a new head of the Sofia Regional Prosecutor's Office, the biggest and the busiest unit of the prosecution.

Politics » Domestic | May 22, 2014, Thursday // 10:21 | Viewed: 1034
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