Bulgaria's Health Insurance Fund To End 2016 With BGN 50 M Deficit

The National Health Insurance Fund (NZOK) will end 2016 with a deficit of about BGN 50 M, which it will transfer and pay via the budget next year.

Society » Health | October 18, 2016, Tuesday // 19:01 | Viewed: 1645

Heating in Sofia to Be Turned On Gradually from Monday

Sofia's heating utility Toplofikatsiya has announced it is starting to turn on the heating across the city.

Society | October 17, 2016, Monday // 09:44 | Viewed: 2818

Strong Winds Expected along Bulgaria's Black Sea Coast

Bulgaria's weather service has issued a Code Yellow warning over heavy winds along the Black Sea coastline on Monday.

Society » Environment | October 17, 2016, Monday // 07:58 | Viewed: 1575

Over 40% of Children in Bulgaria at Risk of Poverty or Social Exclusion

More than forty percent of children in Bulgaria are facing a risk of poverty or social exclusion, according to national statistics published ahead of the world anti-poverty day.

Society | October 16, 2016, Sunday // 18:13 | Viewed: 1776

Bulgarian Activists to Protest against EU Trade Deals with US, Canada

A demonstration against the EU's prospective free-trade agreements with the United States and Canada is to be held in Bulgaria's Sofia on Sunday.

Society | October 16, 2016, Sunday // 15:48 | Viewed: 1971

World's Biggest Plane to Arrive in Bulgaria

The world's biggest passenger aircraft is set to land at Sofia Airport on Sunday.

Society | October 16, 2016, Sunday // 11:32 | Viewed: 3076

Most of Bulgaria Braces for Rain on Sunday

Many areas in Bulgaria will see rainfall throughout Sunday, with low temperatures especially in the north of the country, according to the national weather service.

Society » Environment | October 16, 2016, Sunday // 00:41 | Viewed: 5367

200 Nations Agree on Greenhouse Gases Reduction

Nearly 200 nations have accepted a deal for the reduction of greenhouse gases used in refrigerators and air-conditioners, reported Reuters.

Society » Environment | October 15, 2016, Saturday // 13:31 | Viewed: 1649

Unique Golden Heart Discovered in Bulgaria's Veliki Preslav

A team of archeologists in Veliki Preslav has discovered a unique golden heart previously applied to the garment of a high-ranking person.

Society » Archaeology | October 14, 2016, Friday // 14:49 | Viewed: 1899

Bulgaria’s Pavlikeni To Revitalise Antique Ceramics Centre

A project to the amount of BGN 1.

Society » Archaeology | October 13, 2016, Thursday // 22:02 | Viewed: 1500

Bob Dylan Awarded 2016 Nobel Prize for Literature

Bob Dylan has been awarded the Nobel Prize for Literature for 2016, announced Reuters.

Society | October 13, 2016, Thursday // 15:05 | Viewed: 1292

One Dance Week Features Performances from France, Korea on Oct 13-14

International One Dance Week festival will bring to the audience two events on Thursday and Friday at Boris Hristov House of Culture in Plovdiv, Bulgaria, organizers say.

Society » Culture | October 13, 2016, Thursday // 14:33 | Viewed: 1509

Protesting Bulgarian Coal Miners Barred from Receiving Wages

Protesting workers at the Babino pit, Bobov Dol mine, have been denied payment of salaries unless they sign an agreement with their employer, private NOVA TV station has announced.

Society | October 13, 2016, Thursday // 12:20 | Viewed: 2965

Minor Quake Near Macedonia's Border with Bulgaria

A minor earthquake has been registerеd in Macedonia, not far from the border with Bulgaria, local media report.

Society » Environment | October 13, 2016, Thursday // 09:52 | Viewed: 1404

New Asylum Seekers' Number in Bulgaria Drops in September

The number of people who sought protection in Bulgaria last month has dropped by nearly a quarter compared to August, the refugee agency has said.

Society | October 13, 2016, Thursday // 07:56 | Viewed: 1439

Russian Impressionists Featured in Bulgaria for 1st Time

The National Art Gallery of Bulgaria has unveiled a collection of works by Russian Impressionists for the first time.

Society » Culture | October 12, 2016, Wednesday // 13:13 | Viewed: 143349

Bulgarian Movie 'Losers' to Compete for Oscar with 84 Titles

Karatsi ("Losers") of Ivaylo Hristov is among the 85 movies vying in the Foreign Language Film contest of the 89th Academy Awards.

Society » Culture | October 12, 2016, Wednesday // 10:37 | Viewed: 1203

Underground Protest at Bulgaria's Bobov Dol Mines Continues

Miners from Babino pit, at the Bobov Dol mines in Bulgaria, continue their protest action on Wednesday as their talks with the management and trade union have failed, the public broadcaster has said.

Society | October 12, 2016, Wednesday // 10:24 | Viewed: 1693

Eight Companies Vying to Build 16 km of Bulgaria's Hemus Motorway

There are eight offers submitted by companies willing to build a 16 km section of Hemus Motorway in Northern Bulgaria, the Road Infrastructure Agency has said.

Society | October 12, 2016, Wednesday // 09:40 | Viewed: 2585

Bulgaria’s Kvadrat 500 To Open Exhibition Hall for People With Visual Impairment

A new exhibition hall for people with visual impairment “Touch the Gallery” will open at Kvadrat (Square) 500 on October 13 at 18:30 hrs, reported the press centre of the Ministry of Culture.

Society » Culture | October 11, 2016, Tuesday // 22:01 | Viewed: 1375

British Government Not To Stop Cheap Student Loans Despite Brexit

The British government has decided not to stop cheap student loans to youths from the EU.

Society » Education | October 11, 2016, Tuesday // 18:14 | Viewed: 6453
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