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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: 940

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: 1173

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: 913

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: 1434

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: 595

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: 691

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: 766

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: 1146

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: 746

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: 1821

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: 1339

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: 1405

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: 1366

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: 900

The Early Elections To Be Held on October 5

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

Politics » Domestic | June 27, 2014, Friday // 14:46 | Viewed: 1496

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: 905

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: 939

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

Bulgarian President to Attend SEECP Summit in Bucharest

President Rosen Plevneliev will take part in the meeting of the heads of state and government of the South East European Co-operation Process (SEECP) countries on June 25.

Politics » Domestic | June 25, 2014, Wednesday // 09:44 | Viewed: 891

New Bulgarian-Romanian Border Checkpoint To Open Near Dobrich

Soon Bulgaria will have another land connection with its northern neighbor Romania, the regional governor Nedko Marchev announced.

Politics » Domestic | June 24, 2014, Tuesday // 16:45 | Viewed: 1449
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