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'No Ground' to Think Bulgaria Can Get Enough Voting Machines

There are not enough indications Bulgaria could obtain the necessary number of voting machines in time for the early election in March, the government says.

Politics » Domestic | February 15, 2017, Wednesday // 14:44 | Viewed: 1082

Bulgaria Appoints Seven New Regional Governors

Bulgaria's government has dismissed a quarter of the regional governors of the country and has appointed new ones, the government says.

Politics » Domestic | February 15, 2017, Wednesday // 13:42 | Viewed: 1188

Bulgaria's Interim Govt 'Spreading 'Fake News'

A key ex-ruling party official has accused the caretaker cabinet of Bulgaria of using its office to create faultlines, make appointments to the administration and creating "fake news", instead of organizing the early election in March.

Politics » Domestic | February 15, 2017, Wednesday // 11:22 | Viewed: 1272

Bulgaria's Govt Gives 'National Importance' Status to Border Fence

The Bulgarian cabinet has assigned a "national significance" status to a fence on the border with Turkey at its meeting on Wednesday, according to the agenda sent to the media.

Politics » Domestic | February 15, 2017, Wednesday // 10:58 | Viewed: 1468

Nineteen Independent Candidates Running in Bulgaria's Early Election

There are at least 19 independent canndidates who have submitted their registration paper to the Central Election Commission (CEC) prior to the early election in Bulgaria.

Politics » Domestic | February 15, 2017, Wednesday // 08:49 | Viewed: 1172

Bulgaria's Defence Minister Files Report on Violations of Public Procurement Orders

An inspection of the work of the Defence Ministry has uncovered irregularities in over 100 public procurement orders, announced at a briefing interim Defence Minister Stefan Yanev.

Politics » Domestic | February 14, 2017, Tuesday // 21:26 | Viewed: 1263

Machines for Electronic Voting To Be Delivered by March 10

The machines for electronic voting have to be delivered to Bulgaria no later than March 10, 2017, reported BGNES.

Politics » Domestic | February 14, 2017, Tuesday // 18:29 | Viewed: 1071

DPS Most Undesirable Party, Followed by New Republic - Poll

A total of 62% of the persons interviewed in the survey of the Trend Research Centre have stated that they find it unacceptable for the party of Radan Kanev New Republic to participate in the government.

Politics » Domestic | February 14, 2017, Tuesday // 17:27 | Viewed: 1100

Former Heads of BDZ Sentenced

The former head of the National Railway Infrastructure Company (BDZ) Oleg Petkov has been sentenced to four years in prison, announced the press centre of the Prosecutor’s Office.

Politics » Domestic | February 14, 2017, Tuesday // 17:12 | Viewed: 1125

All 3 Complaints Against Registration of Yes, Bulgaria Withdrawn

All three complaints filed at the last possible moment against the registration of Yes, Bulgaria which prevented the independent participation of the party in the upcoming snap elections have been withdrawn, reported Dnevnik daily.

Politics » Domestic | February 14, 2017, Tuesday // 15:51 | Viewed: 1073

300,000 People at Active Age in Bulgaria Don't Want To Work for Personal Reasons

Nearly 1.5 million people at the age of between 15 and 64 are out of the labour force i.e. they are neither employed, nor registered as unemployed, showed data of the National Statistical Institute.

Politics » Domestic | February 14, 2017, Tuesday // 15:11 | Viewed: 1665

Tunnel Referendum Petition Gathers 50 000 Signatures in NW Bulgaria

A petition to build a tunnel under the Petrohan Pass in northwestern Bulgaria has gathered nearly 50 000 signatures, organizers say.

Politics » Domestic | February 14, 2017, Tuesday // 10:15 | Viewed: 1222

Bulgaria's Ex-PM Knew About Irregularities in EU Funding on Education

Former Bulgarian Prime Minister Boyko Borisov has admitted to being aware of irregularities in an operational program managed by the Education Ministry back in 2016, while he was in office.

Politics » Domestic | February 14, 2017, Tuesday // 09:47 | Viewed: 1476

Reformist Bloc Co-Chair Not Running for Office in Bulgaria's Early Election

Former Deputy Prime Minister and Education Minister Meglena Kuneva has said she will not be running to become a lawmaker in the snap vote on March 26.

Politics » Domestic | February 13, 2017, Monday // 13:31 | Viewed: 1342

GERB Leading on BSP If Bulgaria Held Elections Today - Poll

Five parties would make it to the Bulgarian Parliament in the event of a hypothetical election, a survey shows less than six weeks out of a parliamentary vote due in March.

Politics » Domestic | February 13, 2017, Monday // 11:20 | Viewed: 1649

Bulgaria's Election Officials Rule Out Machine Voting Could Fall Through

The Central Election Commission (CEC) of Bulgaria is not considering the option that there will be no machine voting in the early election due in less than six weeks.

Politics » Domestic | February 13, 2017, Monday // 09:16 | Viewed: 1226

Bulgarian President 'to Receive Friends of Israel Award'

Bulgarian President (2012-2017) Rosen Plevneliev will receive the Friends of Israel award from his serving Israeli counterpart, Reuven Rivlin, Plevneliev has said in an interview.

Politics » Domestic | February 12, 2017, Sunday // 13:09 | Viewed: 1832

More Than 10 000 Dual Nationals Included in Electoral Rolls of Bulgaria's Kyustendil

More than 10 000 dual nationals of Bulgaria and Western Balkan states have been included into the electoral rolls in Kyustendil in the southwest of the country.

Politics » Domestic | February 12, 2017, Sunday // 10:01 | Viewed: 1772

Early Election Results Will Certainly Be Challenged, Bulgaria PM Says

Bulgaria's interim Prime Minister Ognyan Gerdzhikov said on Saturday he was confident the results of the snap election due in Marrch would be contested.

Politics » Domestic | February 12, 2017, Sunday // 06:57 | Viewed: 2092

Sofia Metro Operation Restored

The operation of Sofia metro in the section between the stations Mladost 3 and National Stadium Vasil Levski has been restored.

Politics » Domestic | February 11, 2017, Saturday // 16:51 | Viewed: 1972

Hemus Highway To Be Opened on Monday

After 9 days in which half of Bulgaria was cut off because of a tragic incident, the Hemus highway will be opened on Monday.

Politics » Domestic | February 11, 2017, Saturday // 16:36 | Viewed: 2594
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