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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: 996

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: 1374

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: 579

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: 1155

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: 1707

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: 907

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: 917

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: 872

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: 722

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: 832

Bulgarian Caretaker PM, Left-Wing Leader to Discuss Elections

Bulgaria's newly appointed Prime Minister Marin Raykov will meet with left-wing opposition Bulgarian Socialist Party leader Sergey Stanishev on Friday.

Politics » Domestic | March 15, 2013, Friday // 08:36 | Viewed: 670

Alert over Bulgarian Ex PM Assassination Plot Unreliable - Prosecutor

There is no reliable information implicating ethnic Turkish leader Ahmed Dogan in the preparation of an attack against Boyko Borisov at the time when he was Chief Secretary of the Interior Ministry, according to Chief Prosecutor Tsatsarov.

Politics » Domestic | March 14, 2013, Thursday // 16:07 | Viewed: 950

Bulgarian E-Govt Minister: Computers Won't Destroy Jobs

The implementation of an electronic government in Bulgaria will not have a harmful effect on jobs, newly appointed Minister Roman Vasilev has assured.

Politics » Domestic | March 14, 2013, Thursday // 10:58 | Viewed: 862

Bulgarian Parliament Officially Adjourned

Bulgaria's Parliament has been officially adjourned ahead of the upcoming snap elections due to take place on May 12.

Politics » Domestic | March 14, 2013, Thursday // 10:32 | Viewed: 732

Bulgaria's 41st Parliament to Hold Its Last Session Thursday

Bulgaria's 41st Parliament is to hold its very last session on Thursday, one day after President Rosen Plevneliev issued a decree that adjourned it.

Politics » Domestic | March 14, 2013, Thursday // 08:14 | Viewed: 598

Bulgaria's Caretaker Transport Minister Vows Smooth Transition to Early Elections

Kristiyan Krastev, appointed Minister of Transport, Information Technology and Communications in Bulgaria's caretaker government, has argued that his main goal will be to ensure a smooth transition to the early elections.

Politics » Domestic | March 13, 2013, Wednesday // 17:44 | Viewed: 1278

Bulgaria's Caretaker Interior Minister Pledges Fair Elections

Petya Parvanova, Bulgaria's newly appointed caretaker Interior Minister has declared that the upcoming snap elections in the country in a fair and transparent manner.

Politics » Domestic | March 13, 2013, Wednesday // 16:28 | Viewed: 827

Bulgarian President Adjourns Parliament

Bulgarian President Rosen Plevneliev has issued a decree that will officially adjourn the country's Parliament as of March 15.

Politics » Domestic | March 13, 2013, Wednesday // 11:33 | Viewed: 812

Former Bulgarian PM to Successors: Don't Pay Attention to Opposition!

Former Bulgarian Prime Minister Boyko Borisov shared some words of advice with the caretaker Cabinet that succeeded him on Wednesday.

Politics » Domestic | March 13, 2013, Wednesday // 11:13 | Viewed: 955

Bulgaria's Caretaker PM Heaps Praise on Macho Predecessor

Bulgaria's caretaker prime minister Marin Raykov has assessed highly the decision of his predecessor to return power to the people.

Politics » Domestic | March 13, 2013, Wednesday // 10:47 | Viewed: 1089

Bulgaria President Officially Installs Caretaker Govt

Bulgaria's President Rosen Plevneliev has issued a decree for the appointment of a caretaker government, headed by Marin Raykov, it was announced on Wednesday.

Politics » Domestic | March 13, 2013, Wednesday // 10:19 | Viewed: 1200
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