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Bulgarian Co-ruling Party DPS Calls for Early Elections by end-2014

Liberal party Movement for Rights and Freedoms (DPS) has called on the Bulgarian government to resign in 4 months so that early elections can be held by end-2014.

Politics » Domestic | June 5, 2014, Thursday // 11:04 | Viewed: 5103

Parliament Committee Starts Probe into President Plevneliev

Bulgarian Parliament Committee investigating into President Rosen Plevneliev's contacts with representatives of EDCs is to meet for the first time Thursday.

Politics » Domestic | June 5, 2014, Thursday // 10:17 | Viewed: 1093

GERB Party Tables 5th No-Confidence Motion against Bulgaria's Govt

Center-right party GERB (Citizens for European Development of Bulgaria) is submitting to Parliament the fifth no-confidence motion against the government on Thursday.

Politics » Domestic | June 5, 2014, Thursday // 09:39 | Viewed: 1114

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: 1714

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: 1548

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: 1045

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: 6553

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: 1739

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: 1913

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: 1359

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: 1496

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: 1373

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: 1123

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: 1324
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