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Parliament Fails to Reach Quorum, As GERB MPs Do Not Attend Session

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

Politics » Domestic | July 31, 2014, Thursday // 10:46 | Viewed: 938

President Plevneliev 'to Hold Consultations' with Caretaker Gov't

Bulgaria's President Rosen Plevneliev will reportedly hold consultations with future ministers from the caretaker government, Thursday.

Politics » Domestic | July 31, 2014, Thursday // 09:49 | Viewed: 1228

Nikolay Barekov's Appointment at TV7 'A Mistake' - KTB Owner

Corporate Commercial Bank (KTB) majority shareholder Tsvetan Vasilev said he had made a mistake by appointing MEP Nikolay Barekov as TV7 channel's CEO.

Politics » Domestic | July 30, 2014, Wednesday // 17:46 | Viewed: 1324

Bulgaria's 3rd Biggest Party, DPS, Rejects Mandate to Form Govt

Lyutvi Mestan, leader of liberal party Movement for Rights and Freedoms (DPS), has rejected the mandate to form a government.

Politics » Domestic | July 30, 2014, Wednesday // 14:45 | Viewed: 1234

Bulgarian Municipalities Seek Urgent Reforms, Greater Decentralization

The National Association of Municipalities in the Republic of Bulgaria (NAMRB) has demanded  urgent reforms in municipal legislation from the next government.

Politics » Domestic | July 29, 2014, Tuesday // 18:02 | Viewed: 1010

Nationalist MP Joins Bulgaria without Censorship Party

Dimitar Avramov, MP from nationalist party Ataka, has announced he is joining the Bulgaria without Censorship party of former TV host Nikolay Barekov.

Politics » Domestic | July 29, 2014, Tuesday // 17:39 | Viewed: 868

Bulgaria's Caretaker Government 'Could Have' Elections Minister

The interim cabinet due to be sworn in on August 6 could include a minister in charge of the upcoming early elections in October.

Politics » Domestic | July 29, 2014, Tuesday // 15:24 | Viewed: 1007

Pernik – Sofia Road Expansion Project to Use EU Funding

Outgoing Regional Development Minister Desislava Terzieva has said that a project for the rehabilitation and expansion of the Pernik-Sofia road through Vladaya is being designed.

Politics » Domestic | July 29, 2014, Tuesday // 12:43 | Viewed: 855

Bulgaria to Spend BGN 53 M on Traffic Monitoring Systems

Bulgaria's Interior Ministry will spend over BGN 53 M, VAT included, on traffic surveillance.

Politics » Domestic | July 29, 2014, Tuesday // 12:07 | Viewed: 892

GERB to Win Most Votes in Next Election – IMP Poll

Bulgaria’s opposition center-right GERB party would have won 27.

Politics » Domestic | July 29, 2014, Tuesday // 11:12 | Viewed: 827

Georgi Bliznashki 'Agreed in Principle' to Be in Interim Gov't

Bulgarian lecturer prof. Georgi Bliznashki said on Monday he had given his consent "in principle" to join the caretaker cabinet due to be sworn in after August 6.

Politics » Domestic | July 29, 2014, Tuesday // 09:14 | Viewed: 1157

Bulgaria's President to Ask DPS to Form New Cabinet 'Wednesday'

President Plevneliev will ask the Movement for Rights and Freedoms (DPS), to form a new cabinet on July 30, local daily 24 Chasa reported, citing the President's press office.

Politics » Domestic | July 28, 2014, Monday // 14:13 | Viewed: 1117

Bulgaria's DPS 'Might Keep Gov't Mandate' - Socialist Group Chair

Bulgarian socialists' Parliament chief said Monday it was "likely" that liberal Movement for Rights and Freedoms (DPS) could decide not to return a mandate to form a government.

Politics » Domestic | July 28, 2014, Monday // 13:43 | Viewed: 940

Mikov’s Election to Cement Status Quo at BSP - Analysts

The election of Mihail Mikov as head of the Bulgarian Socialist Party (BSP) will maintain the status quo at the party, political analysts told bTV channel on Monday.

Politics » Domestic | July 28, 2014, Monday // 12:19 | Viewed: 819

Former President's Party 'Ready for Talks' with BSP

ABV, the party of Bulgarian President (2002-2011) Georgi Parvanov, is ready to hold negotiations with the Bulgarian Socialist Party, former MEP Ivaylo Kalfin said.

Politics » Domestic | July 28, 2014, Monday // 11:04 | Viewed: 833

Bulgaria's President to Give Gov't Mandate to Third-Largest Party

Bulgarian President Rosen Plevneliev is to hand a mandate to form a government to the Movement for Rights and Freedoms, a coalition partner in the outgoing cabinet.

Politics » Domestic | July 28, 2014, Monday // 08:41 | Viewed: 1097

Bulgarian Socialists OK Stanishev’s Bid for 2 Term as PES President

The Bulgarian Socialist Party (BSP) has nominated Sergey Stanishev for a second term in office as President of the Party of European Socialists (PES).

Politics » Domestic | July 27, 2014, Sunday // 21:53 | Viewed: 884

Who is Who: Mihail Mikov, New Chair of Bulgarian Socialist Party

Mihail Mikov, the newly elected Chair of the Bulgarian Socialist Party (BSP), was born on June 16, 1960 in the northwestern town of Kula.

Politics » Domestic | July 27, 2014, Sunday // 21:40 | Viewed: 1332

Mihail Mikov Elected Chair of Bulgarian Socialist Party

Mihail Mikov has been elected Chair of the Bulgarian Socialist Party (BSP).

Politics » Domestic | July 27, 2014, Sunday // 21:17 | Viewed: 1200

Outgoing Bulgarian Socialist Leader to Run for 2 Term as PES President

Sergey Stanishev, outgoing leader of the Bulgarian Socialist Party (BSP), has said he will run for a second term in office as President of the Party of European Socialists (PES).

Politics » Domestic | July 27, 2014, Sunday // 14:09 | Viewed: 764

Bulgarian Socialist Party to Elect New Leader

The Bulgarian Socialist Party (BSP) is to elect its new leader at the 48th Congress of BSP on Sunday.

Politics » Domestic | July 27, 2014, Sunday // 10:29 | Viewed: 889
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