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Bulgaria's Labor Minister: Hike in Maternity Benefits Will Not Boost Birth Rate

Deyana Kostadinova, caretaker Prime Minister and Minister of Labor and Social Policy, has argued that no increase in maternity benefits will boost Bulgaria's birthrate.

Politics » Domestic | March 23, 2013, Saturday // 17:08 | Viewed: 1356

GERB Scorns Ex MPs for Seeking Unemployment Aid

Bulgaria's GERB party is going to reprimand its two former MPs, who served in the now-dissolved Parliament, for registering themselves as unemployed in Bulgaria's Labor Bureau.

Politics » Domestic | March 23, 2013, Saturday // 14:50 | Viewed: 1120

Bulgarian Interior Minister: Tsvetanov's Life Is under Threat

Bulgarian services do indeed have tipoffs that the lives of former Interior Minister, Tsvetan Tsvetanov, and his family are in danger.

Politics » Domestic | March 23, 2013, Saturday // 13:33 | Viewed: 1012

College Students Gather to Contemplate Bulgaria's Future

College students from across Bulgaria, members of the National Representation of the College Students Councils (NPSS), are organizing Saturday a national summit under the motto "The Future of Bulgaria.

Politics » Domestic | March 23, 2013, Saturday // 12:26 | Viewed: 992

Bulgarian Govt Asks Business to Help Dealing with Poverty

Bulgaria's caretaker Prime Minister, Marin Raykov, is going to ask the business to show solidarity in very difficult for the Bulgarian people times.

Politics » Domestic | March 21, 2013, Thursday // 14:24 | Viewed: 886

Pavlina Panova Appointed Deputy Chair of Bulgaria's Supreme Court of Cassation

Bulgaria's Supreme Judicial Council (VSS) has appointed Pavlina Panova Deputy Chair of the Supreme Court of Cassation (VKS).

Politics » Domestic | March 21, 2013, Thursday // 12:01 | Viewed: 917

Prosecutor Intimidated for Investigating Bulgaria's Ex Agri Min - Report

A prosecutor monitoring the investigation on former Bulgarian Minister of Agriculture Miroslav Naydenov has been told to withdraw for his own safety, reports major Bulgarian Kapital Daily.

Politics » Domestic | March 20, 2013, Wednesday // 19:23 | Viewed: 730

Fate of Bulgaria's Ex-FinMin in GERB Party Dim

Former Bulgarian Vice-PM and Finance Minister Simeon Djankov has not been nominated yet as ex-ruling party GERB candidate for upcoming early elections, said GERB leading functionary Dimitar Glavchev.

Politics » Domestic | March 20, 2013, Wednesday // 18:47 | Viewed: 799

Bulgaria President Calls for Positive, Constructive Civic Energy

President Rosen Plevneliev has urged Bulgarians to give the caretaker government a chance to prove what it they are capable of, after which their achievements could be estimated objectively.

Politics » Domestic | March 20, 2013, Wednesday // 18:17 | Viewed: 645

Bulgarian Ex Ruling Party MPs Seek Unemployment Aid

2 MPs from Bulgaria's former ruling GERB party who served in the now-dissolved parliament have registered themselves as unemployed in Bulgaria's Labor Bureau.

Politics » Domestic | March 20, 2013, Wednesday // 17:22 | Viewed: 719

Bulgarian Ex-Interior Min Tsvetanov's Life 'under Threat'

Bulgaria's former cabinet led by PM Boyko Borisov had decided to keep under special protection their Vice-PM and Minister of Interior Tsvetan Tsvetanov out of concern for his life.

Politics » Domestic | March 20, 2013, Wednesday // 16:44 | Viewed: 1029

Bulgaria's Socialists Flood Prosecution with Signals about Former Cabinet

The Bulgarian Socialist Party has filed 21 investigation requests with Chief Prosecutor Sotir Tsatsarov, most of which have to do with the work of Bulgaria's previous cabinet led by center-right GERB party chair Boyko Borisov.

Politics » Domestic | March 18, 2013, Monday // 20:45 | Viewed: 987

Bulgaria's Caretaker Govt to Abolish Bank Charges on Treasury Payments

Banks will no longer charge fees on payments to Bulgaria's treasury, according to Deputy Prime Minister Ekaterina Zaharieva.

Politics » Domestic | March 18, 2013, Monday // 11:53 | Viewed: 1369

Bulgarian Turks Debate Situation with Caretaker PM

The leadership of Bulgaria's ethnic Turkish party Movement for Rights and Freedoms, DPS, is holding a meeting Monday with caretaker Prime Minister, Marin Raykov.

Politics » Domestic | March 18, 2013, Monday // 10:58 | Viewed: 571

Bulgarian EcoMin Gives up British Passport for Homeland Good

Bulgaria's caretaker Minister of Environment and Waters, Yulian Popov, has initiated a procedure for giving up his British citizenship.

Politics » Domestic | March 17, 2013, Sunday // 18:26 | Viewed: 1143

Borisov Asks People, God for Forgiveness, Small Mob Boos Him

Bulgaria's former Prime Minister, Boyko Borisov, made his first public appearance after his resignation during a Sunday trip to the northwestern city of Lovech.

Politics » Domestic | March 17, 2013, Sunday // 17:52 | Viewed: 1700

Bulgarians Rally against Monopolies Once Again

Fresh protests against energy monopolies in Bulgaria are taking place on Sunday.

Politics » Domestic | March 17, 2013, Sunday // 10:40 | Viewed: 898

Vanya Stoyneva Appointed Bulgaria's Deputy Labor Minister

Vanya Stoyneva has been appointed Deputy Minister of Labor and Social Policy in Bulgaria's caretaker government.

Politics » Domestic | March 15, 2013, Friday // 16:56 | Viewed: 903

Bulgaria Caretaker PM Distributes Functions among Deputies

Bulgaria's Caretaker Prime Minister Marin Raykov has divided the responsibilities for the coordination of the activity of the different ministries and state agencies among the three Deputy Prime Ministers.

Politics » Domestic | March 15, 2013, Friday // 16:34 | Viewed: 868

Bulgarian PM: Caretaker Govt Will Not Make Political Judgments

Bulgaria's newly appointed Prime Minister Marin Raykov has rejected the proposal of left-wing opposition Bulgarian Socialist Party, BSP, leader Sergey Stanishev to audit the resigned GERB Cabinet and to dismiss all deputy ministers still holding their pos

Politics » Domestic | March 15, 2013, Friday // 13:27 | Viewed: 718

Bulgarian Parties Snap Election Sign-Up Starts March 19

Parties and coalitions, willing to join the race during Bulgaria's snap general election in May, can start submitting documents for registration with the electoral body on Tuesday, March 19.

Politics » Domestic | March 15, 2013, Friday // 11:56 | Viewed: 828
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