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Bulgaria's Customs Collect BGN 350M Less Than Forecast in Q1 2014

Bulgaria's Customs Agency has recorded a total of BGN 350M underperformance from VAT and excise duty revenue compared to the monthly estimates set by the treasury in Q1 2014.

Politics » Domestic | July 7, 2014, Monday // 14:55 | Viewed: 994

President Plevneliev Urges Outgoing Parliament to Review Budget

Bulgarian President Rosen Plevneliev has called on Parliament, which is to dissolve August 6, to initiate an urgent revision of the budget for 2014.

Politics » Domestic | July 7, 2014, Monday // 11:42 | Viewed: 1382

Energy Minister Appointed Deputy Chair of Bulgarian Socialist Party

Economy and Energy Minister Dragomir Stoynev has been appointed member of the Executive Bureau of the Bulgarian Socialist Party (BSP) and Deputy Chair of the BSP National Council.

Politics » Domestic | July 5, 2014, Saturday // 15:07 | Viewed: 1234

Stanishev to Give Up Post of Bulgarian Socialist Party Chair July 27

Sergey Stanishev has announced that the Bulgarian Socialist Party (BSP) is to adopt a new platform and elect a new Chair at its congress on July 27.

Politics » Domestic | July 5, 2014, Saturday // 14:07 | Viewed: 1871

Bulgaria PM Expects Pronounced Economic Growth by end-2014

Bulgarian Prime Minister Plamen Oresharski has expressed optimism that 2014 may be the first year with a more pronounced economic growth after five years of economic depression.

Politics » Domestic | July 5, 2014, Saturday // 13:20 | Viewed: 1081

Trade Union Insists on Swift Adoption of Laws before Early Elections

The Confederation of Independent Trade Unions in Bulgaria (CITUB) has insisted on the urgent adoption of key laws before the dissolution of Parliament.

Politics » Domestic | July 4, 2014, Friday // 17:45 | Viewed: 1009

Bulgarian Interior Minister Refers Predecessor to Prosecutor's Office

Bulgarian Interior Minister Tsvetlin Yovchev has submitted a tip-off to the prosecuting authority against his predecessor Tsvetan Tsvetanov.

Politics » Domestic | July 4, 2014, Friday // 16:30 | Viewed: 1065

Chief Prosecutor to Examine Alleged Breaches of Agri Fund Officials

Bulgaria's Agriculture Minister has submitted a tip-off to Chief Prosecutor Sotir Tsatsarov against officials of the State Fund Agriculture (SFA) for flawed project approval.

Politics » Domestic | July 4, 2014, Friday // 15:09 | Viewed: 798

Bulgarian MPs Traveled 1.7M Kilometers in One Year

Last year Bulgarian MPs have traveled over 1.7 million km in their official vehicles which is approximately 44 times the length of the Earth's Equator.

Politics » Domestic | July 4, 2014, Friday // 12:21 | Viewed: 692

MEP Nikolay Barekov Reportedly Overtakes TV7 National Channel

The MEP Nikolay Barekov reportedly overtakes his former employer, the national channel TV7, which earlier this week filed for bankruptcy.

Politics » Domestic | July 4, 2014, Friday // 12:01 | Viewed: 1245

Bulgarian Gov't to Resign between July 23, 25 - PM Oresharski

Bulgaria's government is due to step down between July 23 and 25, Prime Minister Plamen Oresharski has announced.

Politics » Domestic | July 4, 2014, Friday // 10:26 | Viewed: 1040

Bulgaria's Parliament Cancels Session as GERB, Ataka Refuse to Attend

Today's plenary session has been canceled due to a lack of quorum as Bulgaria's opposition party GERB refused to register in Parliament once again.

Politics » Domestic | July 4, 2014, Friday // 09:51 | Viewed: 1065

Bulgaria's Anti-Corruption Unit to Be Closed Down

The Center for Prevention and Countering Corruption and Organized Crime is to be dissolved as an independent agency and to become a section at the Council of Ministers.

Politics » Domestic | July 3, 2014, Thursday // 10:49 | Viewed: 1020

Bulgarian Opposition GERB Also to Boycott Parliament

Lawmakers from center-right GERB have refused to register in Parliament for a second time this week.

Politics » Domestic | July 3, 2014, Thursday // 10:29 | Viewed: 930

Immigrant Influx to Bulgaria 'On the Rise' - IntMin

The tide of refugees flocking to Bulgaria has been growing again over the past few weeks, Interior Minister Tsvetlin Yovchev announced.

Politics » Domestic | July 2, 2014, Wednesday // 18:04 | Viewed: 1162

Interior Minister: There Will Be More Arrests For the Bank Panic

There will be more arrests, connected to the bank panic of last week, said Interior Minister Tsvetlin Yovchev in Parliament.

Politics » Domestic | July 2, 2014, Wednesday // 16:43 | Viewed: 903

Bulgaria's PM Oresharski to Resign in End-July, to Quit Politics

Prime Minister Oresharski has said he is to pick a "moment" at the end of the month to step down.

Politics » Domestic | July 2, 2014, Wednesday // 15:05 | Viewed: 1410

IntMin Chief Secretary Svetlozar Lazarov Re-Appointed for 5-year Term

Current Interior Ministry Chief Secretary Svetlozar Lazarov was re-appointed for a five-year term, reports Dnevnik.

Politics » Domestic | July 2, 2014, Wednesday // 14:46 | Viewed: 592

Bulgaria's Ataka Keeps Promise To Leave Parliament

Bulgaria’s ultranationalist Ataka party MPs kept their word to not enter anymore parliamentary sessions and did not turn up to the National Assembly on Wednesday.

Politics » Domestic | July 2, 2014, Wednesday // 10:12 | Viewed: 676

Former GERB MP Krasimir Stefanov Leaves Parliament

Bulgarian MP Krasimir Stefanov announced he was leaving the parliament and requested the termination of his powers as a deputy,

Politics » Domestic | July 1, 2014, Tuesday // 17:46 | Viewed: 759

Ataka to Leave Bulgarian Parliament, Leader ‘Sees no Point’

Bulgaria’s ultranationalist Ataka party will not enter anymore parliament sessions, its leader Volen Siderov revealed.

Politics » Domestic | July 1, 2014, Tuesday // 16:09 | Viewed: 1136
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