Politics » Domestic

Bulgaria's Caretaker Govt Allocates BGN 8М for Sofia Metro Line Extension

Bulgaria’s caretaker government will allocate BGN 8 M for the completion of the last metro station of the extension of the second metro line in Sofia,Wednesday.

Politics » Domestic | September 17, 2014, Wednesday // 08:23 | Viewed: 1640

Director of Bulgaria's Air Traffic Services Authority Replaced Overnight

Bulgaria's caretaker Transport Minister Nikolina Angelkova replaced the Director of the State Enterprise "Air Traffic Services Authority" (BULATSA) late on Monday.

Politics » Domestic | September 16, 2014, Tuesday // 09:01 | Viewed: 1104

Bulgaria's Govt to Vote on Allocating BGN 26.5 M to Flood-Hit Areas

An inter-departmental commission at Bulgaria's Council of Ministers will propose to the caretaker government to approve the allocation of BGN 26 580 640 to coping with flood damage.

Politics » Domestic | September 15, 2014, Monday // 17:47 | Viewed: 1617

Meeting with Turkey's Erdogan 'Perfectly Natural' - DPS Leader

The talks between DPS's Chairman Lyutvi Mestan and Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan were inevitable, necessary and of benefit to Bulgaria, Mestan himself argued.

Politics » Domestic | September 15, 2014, Monday // 08:07 | Viewed: 1218

Director of Southwestern Unit of Bulgaria's Customs Agency Dismissed - Report

Stefan Stefanov, head of the Blagoevgrad-based unit (southwestern unit) of Bulgaria's Customs Agency, has been dismissed.

Politics » Domestic | September 12, 2014, Friday // 15:50 | Viewed: 1013

Repairs of Flood-Damaged Rail Infrastructure in Bulgaria to Cost BGN 3.2M

Bulgaria needs an estimated BGN 3.2 M to repair flood damage to its rail infrastructure, according to caretaker Transport Minister Nikolina Angelkova.

Politics » Domestic | September 11, 2014, Thursday // 20:24 | Viewed: 1005

Bulgaria's Caretaker Govt Replaces 7 District Governors

Bulgaria's caretaker government has made replaced seven district governors.

Politics » Domestic | September 10, 2014, Wednesday // 13:58 | Viewed: 1121

Bulgaria's PM Calls on Tsvetan Vasilev to Return to Bulgaria

Bulgarian authorities will discuss the possibility of seeking the extradition of KTB majority owner Tsvetan Vasilev from Serbia, caretaker PM Georgi Bliznashki said on Wednesday.

Politics » Domestic | September 10, 2014, Wednesday // 13:22 | Viewed: 1374

Bulgaria's Caretaker Govt to Allocate BGN 750 M to Projects Affected by EU Funds Freeze

Bulgaria's caretaker government is to decide Wednesday on allocating state funding of up to BGN 750 M for projects affected by an EU funds freeze under operational programs Environment and Regional Development.

Politics » Domestic | September 10, 2014, Wednesday // 09:54 | Viewed: 1590

Bulgaria IntMin Proposes Fines for Municipalities over Floods

Caretaker Interior Minister Yordan Bakalov said Monday sanctions could be imposed on municipalities failing to carry out prevention activities against floods and other disasters.

Politics » Domestic | September 8, 2014, Monday // 13:03 | Viewed: 878

Bulgaria's Customs Agency Head Decries Shortfall of BGN 617 M by end-August

Bulgaria's Customs Agency faces a shortfall of BGN 617 M by end-August 2014, according to Customs Agency head Vanyo Tanov.

Politics » Domestic | September 4, 2014, Thursday // 17:57 | Viewed: 1318

Bulgaria PM to Propose Budget Overhaul after Early Elections

Interim Prime Minister Georgi Bliznashki described Bulgaria's financial situation as "extremely serious" and and a budget overhaul as "imperative".

Politics » Domestic | September 4, 2014, Thursday // 17:43 | Viewed: 1491

Bulgaria's Interior Ministry Plagued by BGN 97M Budget Gap

The budget gap at Bulgaria's Interior Ministry stands at around BGN 97M, according to caretaker Interior Minister Yordan Bakalov.

Politics » Domestic | September 2, 2014, Tuesday // 15:17 | Viewed: 807

Bulgaria’s Struma, Hemus Motorways Listed as Key Priorities in Transport OP 2014-2020

The Struma and Hemus motorways are the main priorities under Operational Program “Transport”, according to Bulgaria’s caretaker Transport Minister Nikolina Angelkova.

Politics » Domestic | September 2, 2014, Tuesday // 11:32 | Viewed: 938

Bulgaria’s Govt to Allocate Extra BGN 8M to Sofia Metro Line 2 Extension

Bulgaria’s caretaker government is to allocate BGN 8 M to the completion of the last metro station of the extension of the second metro line in Sofia.

Politics » Domestic | September 2, 2014, Tuesday // 09:39 | Viewed: 1447

Threat to DPS Leader's Life 'Received' During Previous Parliament

A threat to Movement for Rights and Freedoms (DPS) leader Lyutvi Mestan emerged during the term of the former legislature, the National Service for Protection (NSO) said.

Politics » Domestic | September 1, 2014, Monday // 20:52 | Viewed: 922

3 out of 4 Senior Executives of Bulgaria's Agriculture Fund Replaced Overnight

A total of three out of four senior executives of Bulgaria's State Fund Agriculture were replaced on Friday.

Politics » Domestic | September 1, 2014, Monday // 15:33 | Viewed: 839

Temenuzhka Yankova Appointed Deputy Chief of Bulgaria's Revenue Agency

Temenuzhka Yankova has been appointed Deputy Executive Director of Bulgaria's National Revenue Agency (NRA) through an order of caretaker Finance Minister Rumen Porozhanov.

Politics » Domestic | September 1, 2014, Monday // 13:51 | Viewed: 725

Bulgaria Has Failed to Solve Many Problems Identified Prior to EU Accession – British MEP

Bulgaria has failed to cope with many of the problems identified 7 years ago, according to Geoffrey Van Orden, former Rapporteur for the country in the European Parliament.

Politics » Domestic | August 31, 2014, Sunday // 16:59 | Viewed: 1732

Court Rules Simeon Saxe-Coburg-Gotha Should Return Saragyol to State

Simeon Saxe-Coburg-Gotha will have to return to the state the mountain chalet Saragyol, a Sofia court has decided.

Politics » Domestic | August 30, 2014, Saturday // 11:10 | Viewed: 1793

Bulgaria's Caretaker Transport Minister Approves 3 New Appointments

Caretaker Transport Minister Nikolina Angelkova has made replacements at the Executive Agency for Exploration and Maintenance of the Danube River, the Bulgarian Ports Infrastructure Company and the State Enterprise "Air Traffic Services Authority."

Politics » Domestic | August 27, 2014, Wednesday // 20:40 | Viewed: 1091