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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: 1167

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: 1073

Bulgaria's Government Loses Popularity Again

The confidence in Bulgaria's Government has dropped to 18%.

Politics » Domestic | February 28, 2014, Friday // 13:18 | Viewed: 1003

Bulgarian National Security Service Head, Deputy, Resign

Todor Kodzheykov, head of Bulgaria's National Security Service (NSO), and his deputy, Kalin Ivanov, have resigned.

Politics » Domestic | February 27, 2014, Thursday // 23:12 | Viewed: 1173

Police Operation underway at Sofia Municipality, Municipal Bank

A police operation is underway at the main offices of the Sofia Municipality and the Municipal Bank.

Politics » Domestic | February 27, 2014, Thursday // 13:53 | Viewed: 1286

Bulgarian President to Veto New Election Code

Bulgaria's President Rosen Plevneliev will veto the new Election Code which was adopted by the Parliament on February 21.

Politics » Domestic | February 27, 2014, Thursday // 10:45 | Viewed: 1156

Bulgaria's Police Officers Get 10% Pay Raise

Bulgaria's government has approved a 10% police officers pay raise, Wednesday.

Politics » Domestic | February 26, 2014, Wednesday // 17:27 | Viewed: 1135

Bulgaria and Romania to Cooperate in the Agricultural Sector

Bulgarian and Romanian Agriculture Ministries will join efforts in the sector, after the government approved the draft Protocol on cooperation.

Politics » Domestic | February 26, 2014, Wednesday // 15:00 | Viewed: 995

Bulgarian Ministry to Present Municipal Projects at Int'l Expos

Bulgaria's Ministry of Investment Planning will pool efforts with municipal administrations for promoting large municipal projects at expos in Western Europe.

Politics » Domestic | February 26, 2014, Wednesday // 14:45 | Viewed: 830

Two New Bulgarian MPs Take Oaths of Office

Two new MPs took an oath of office at the beginning of Wednesday's sitting of the Bulgarian Parliament.

Politics » Domestic | February 26, 2014, Wednesday // 10:35 | Viewed: 830

Support for Voting Rules Referendum Growing in Bulgaria

More than 300,000 signatures have been collected in favour of a referendum on Bulgaria's election rules and procedures.

Politics » Domestic | February 25, 2014, Tuesday // 14:28 | Viewed: 1006

The Bulgarians Despise The Politicians

The majority of employed Bulgarians despise the leading politicians and want early elections.

Politics » Domestic | February 25, 2014, Tuesday // 13:06 | Viewed: 1204

Staff Dismissal Due to Bulgarian-Turkish Border Fence Scams

A number of Bulgaria's Defense Ministry and Interior Ministry administrative employees are up for dismissal due to Bulgarian-Turkish border fence cost miscalculations.

Politics » Domestic | February 24, 2014, Monday // 12:59 | Viewed: 1316

Opposition ‘Renegade’ MP to Join New Bulgarian Party as Expert

Krasimir Stefanov, a former center-right GERB opposition MP, who left his parliamentary group on Monday, could join the new 'Bulgaria without Censorship' party as an expert.

Politics » Domestic | February 21, 2014, Friday // 11:02 | Viewed: 1007

Bulgaria's President Strongly Opposes Ethnic Extremism

Bulgaria's President expressed his hope that there would be no need to call a Consultative Council for National Security meeting regarding ethnic peace in the country.

Politics » Domestic | February 20, 2014, Thursday // 13:37 | Viewed: 1120

Bulgarian Parliament Adopts Declaration on National Unity

The Bulgarian Parliament adopted on Wednesday a declaration on national unity, introduced by the Parliament Speaker Mihail Mikov.

Politics » Domestic | February 19, 2014, Wednesday // 14:45 | Viewed: 1079

Nearly Half Bulgarians Want Early Elections

Nearly half of the Bulgarians think that it would be better for the country, if there were early parliamentary elections.

Politics » Domestic | February 18, 2014, Tuesday // 14:47 | Viewed: 958

Ethnic, Religious Peace of Utmost Importance, Says Bulgarian President

Bulgaria's President Rosen Plevneliev stressed that it is crucial to ensure the civil, ethnic and religious peace in the country.

Politics » Domestic | February 18, 2014, Tuesday // 13:22 | Viewed: 1142

600 km of Razor Wire Needed for Bulgarian-Turkish Border Fence

The 30 km fence at the border between Bulgaria and Turkey will require 600 km razor wire, 12 000 posts, 4 000 m³ concrete and 30 km chain-link fence.

Politics » Domestic | February 18, 2014, Tuesday // 10:50 | Viewed: 1150
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