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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: 1168

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: 1415

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: 760

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

Agriculture Minister to Demand Agriculture Fund Management Resignation

Bulgaria's Agriculture Minister will demand the resignation of the management of the State Fund Agriculture at a board meeting on Thursday.

Politics » Domestic | July 1, 2014, Tuesday // 14:29 | Viewed: 734

Elections to be Held October 5, Parliament Dissolves August 6

Bulgaria is to hold early elections on October 5 and is to have a caretaker government after President dissolves Parliament in August, the country's head of state announced.

Politics » Domestic | June 29, 2014, Sunday // 21:28 | Viewed: 1791

Sergey Stanishev: Stabilizing Banks Priority Over Government Future

The leader of the Bulgarian Socialist Party, Sergey Stanishev stated that the most important task now is to stabilize the banking system and regain the public trust.

Politics » Domestic | June 29, 2014, Sunday // 16:31 | Viewed: 1326

Bulgaria 'Should Be Presidential Republic' - Georgi Parvanov

President (2002-2011) Georgi Parvanov has called for constitutional changes to introduce the presidential system in Bulgaria.

Politics » Domestic | June 28, 2014, Saturday // 13:06 | Viewed: 1402

Bulgaria 'Should Demand' IMF Loan - Opposition Leader

Center-right GERB party's leader Boyko Borisov has said Bulgaria should receive a billions-worth loan by the International Monetary Fund (IMF) to boost the banking system.

Politics » Domestic | June 28, 2014, Saturday // 11:16 | Viewed: 1358

Former President Parvanov to Found ABV as Party

Bulgarian President (2002-2011) Georgi Parvanov is due to found the Alternative for Bulgarian Revival (ABV) party on his birthday on Saturday.

Politics » Domestic | June 28, 2014, Saturday // 10:55 | Viewed: 893

The Early Elections To Be Held on October 5

The early elections for Parliament in Bulgaria will be held on October 5, reports Dnevnik.bg.

Politics » Domestic | June 27, 2014, Friday // 14:46 | Viewed: 1487

Bulgarian Parliament Releases Sergey Stanishev as MP

Bulgaria’s Parliament voted in favor of terminating Socialist leader Sergey Stanishev’s MP term, which would allow him to enter the European Parliament.

Politics » Domestic | June 27, 2014, Friday // 10:20 | Viewed: 899

Two Ministers, Parliament Speaker 'Likely BSP Chief Candidates'

Economy Minister Dragomir Stoynev, Defense Minister Angel Naydenov and Parliament Speaker Mihail Mikov have the same chance to head the main ruling party, media reports suggest.

Politics » Domestic | June 26, 2014, Thursday // 16:12 | Viewed: 911

Merger of Anti-Trust, Consumer Protection Watchdogs Moves Forward

Bulgaria's parliamentary committee on economic policy and tourism approved the merger of the anti-trust and consumer protection watchdogs.

Politics » Domestic | June 26, 2014, Thursday // 14:19 | Viewed: 812

Election of Sofia Appellate Court Chair Collapses

The procedure for the election of a Chair of the Sofia Appellate Court collapsed after the sole candidate, Veselin Pengezov, failed to summon enough votes.

Politics » Domestic | June 26, 2014, Thursday // 13:23 | Viewed: 673
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