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Petition for Election Rules Referendum Brought to Parliament

Bulgarian Parliament received on Monday the 560 000-strong petition calling for referendum on election rules.

Politics » Domestic | March 10, 2014, Monday // 18:01 | Viewed: 915

Bulgarian Supreme Judicial Council Member To Be Sacked

Bulgaria's Supreme Judicial Council (VSS) is to permanently remove its member Kamen Sitnilski.

Politics » Domestic | March 10, 2014, Monday // 17:54 | Viewed: 800

Leader of DPS Party Vows Firm Support for Bulgaria's Coalition Govt

Lyutvi Mestan, leader of liberal party Movement for Rights and Freedoms (DPS), has expressed firm support for Bulgaria's socialist-led coalition government.

Politics » Domestic | March 10, 2014, Monday // 15:40 | Viewed: 810

Bulgarian Socialists' Leader Warns Against Substitution of Politics

European elections should not fall victim to the substitution of politics in Bulgaria, the ruling party's leader said.

Politics » Domestic | March 10, 2014, Monday // 14:35 | Viewed: 676

Bulgarian PM Highlights Main Achievements, Future Commitments

Bulgaria’s Prime Minister Plamen Oresharski held a press conference in front of over 200 journalists to brief them on the government’s progress since assuming power.

Politics » Domestic | March 10, 2014, Monday // 14:25 | Viewed: 839

Bulgaria's PM to Meet Journalists at Open Govt Conference

Bulgaria's Prime Minister Plamen Oresharski will meet with 200 journalists at an Open Government press conference, Monday.

Politics » Domestic | March 10, 2014, Monday // 10:09 | Viewed: 611

Poll: 3-5 Bulgarian Parties to Enter EP after May 2014 Vote

A survey of the Institute of Modern Politics (IMP) shows that the ruling Bulgarian Socialist Party (BSP) has a slight edge over its main rival center-right party GERB.

Politics » Domestic | March 9, 2014, Sunday // 12:47 | Viewed: 1675

Bulgarian Socialists Deem Ex-President ‘Self-Expelled’ from Party

The Bulgarian Socialist Party (BSP) is set to announce the "self-expulsion" of former Bulgarian President Georgi Parvanov.

Politics » Domestic | March 7, 2014, Friday // 15:21 | Viewed: 1109

Bulgaria's MPs Pass Audit Office Act Amendments

Bulgarian lawmakers passed at first reading amendments to National Audit Office act.

Politics » Domestic | March 7, 2014, Friday // 10:32 | Viewed: 825

Bulgarian, Romanian, Serbian Prime Ministers Meet in Bulgaria's Ruse

The Prime Ministers of Bulgaria, Romania and Serbia,Plamen Oresharski, Victor Ponta and Ivica Dacic will hold a trilateral meeting in Bulgaria's Danube city of Ruse on Friday.

Politics » Domestic | March 7, 2014, Friday // 09:15 | Viewed: 1139

Bulgaria's President Financial Adviser Calls It Quits

Dimana Rankova is leaving the team of Bulgaria's President Rosen Plevneliev, where over the past two years she has been his Adviser for Financial Policy.

Politics » Domestic | March 6, 2014, Thursday // 13:10 | Viewed: 925

Bulgarian Ministers Agree Measures on Ukrainian Conflict

Bulgaria has approved measures to tackle negative developments that could arise from the Ukrainian standoff.

Politics » Domestic | March 5, 2014, Wednesday // 11:37 | Viewed: 1229

Bulgarian Nationalist Leader Proposes EUR 700 Minimum Salary

Bulgaria's ultra-nationalist Ataka party submitted a proposal for increasing the minimum salary to EUR 700.

Politics » Domestic | March 4, 2014, Tuesday // 14:59 | Viewed: 1062

Verification of Bulgarian Voting Referendum Petition to Take Months

The validity of signatures gathered for a referendum on voting rules in Bulgaria could be confirmed only after EU elections.

Politics » Domestic | March 4, 2014, Tuesday // 12:02 | Viewed: 779

Ukraine Crisis Poses Threat to Bulgaria's Security -Interior Minister

The Ukraine crisis endangers Bulgaria's security due to possible disruptions to supplies of strategic raw materials such as nuclear fuel, according to Interior Minister Yovchev.

Politics » Domestic | March 3, 2014, Monday // 18:52 | Viewed: 2126

Bulgaria PM Urges Calm amid Ukraine Crisis

Bulgarian Prime Minister Plamen Oresharski has urged calm amid the tensions in Ukraine.

Politics » Domestic | March 3, 2014, Monday // 17:36 | Viewed: 1153

Bulgaria Vice President Rules Out War Scenario for Ukraine

Bulgarian Vice President Margarita Popova has ruled out the scenario of the crisis in Ukraine escalating into a war.

Politics » Domestic | March 3, 2014, Monday // 14:33 | Viewed: 1327

Bulgaria Parliament to Discuss Election Code Veto Tuesday

Bulgaria's Parliament will hold an emergency sitting on Tuesday to discuss the presidential veto on the new Election Code.

Politics » Domestic | March 2, 2014, Sunday // 13:11 | Viewed: 1109

Bulgarian Municipalities Sue Govt over Regional Devt Funds Allocation

Four municipalities ran by mayors from center-right party GERB are suing the government over the distribution of BGN 290 M in public funding.

Politics » Domestic | February 28, 2014, Friday // 17:50 | Viewed: 1413

Bulgaria’s Plevneliev Presents Book on Ex President Term of Office

Bulgaria’s President Rosen Plevneliev will present a book dedicated to the political career of his colleague Petar Stoyanov in the city of Plovdiv, Friday.

Politics » Domestic | February 28, 2014, Friday // 15:41 | Viewed: 1168

Bulgarian Election Rules Referendum Petition Complete

Some 500,000 signatures have been gathered in the petition calling for a referendum on election rules in Bulgaria.

Politics » Domestic | February 28, 2014, Friday // 13:23 | Viewed: 1075
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