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Bulgaria Establishes National Belt and Road Association

A national association "One Belt One Road" was established on Tuesday to boost Bulgaria's involvement in China's Belt and Road Initiative and strengthen the ties between Bulgaria and China, China Daily writes.

Society | April 12, 2017, Wednesday // 10:37 | Viewed: 3708

EC: Sofia Should Redirect EU Funds to Its Poorest Regions

The European Commission has advised Bulgaria to redirect the remaining EU funds for education and administrative reforms to its poorest regions, according to BNR.

Society | April 12, 2017, Wednesday // 09:39 | Viewed: 2544

Over 50% of Bulgarians Say They Are Religious

51% of the Bulgarians  say they are religious, 36% say they are not, 3% determine themselves as atheists and the rest cannot answer, a poll of Gallup International across 68 countries worldwide shows, according to BNR.

Society | April 11, 2017, Tuesday // 08:25 | Viewed: 2413

Orthodox Christians Mark Start of Holy Week

Orthodox Christians in Bulgaria and around the world mark on April 10 Holy Monday – the first day of the most important week in the church calendar, the Holy Week leading to Easter.

Society | April 10, 2017, Monday // 10:35 | Viewed: 71814

120 People Join Blood Donation Caompaign

On Palm Sunday 120 people took part in the blood donation campaign, organized by the Bulgarian Red Cross, according to BNR.

Society | April 10, 2017, Monday // 09:12 | Viewed: 2112

World Day for Honor the Victims Romani During World War II

On 8 April romani all around the world pay tribute to victims romani during World War II.

Society | April 8, 2017, Saturday // 09:05 | Viewed: 6091

Today Is St. Lazar’s Day

Today, on April 8th  the Bulgarian Orthodox Church celebrates the traditional St.

Society | April 8, 2017, Saturday // 07:51 | Viewed: 3177

Bulgarians to Pay About 5% More This Year for Easter Repast

About 5% more will be paid by Bulgarians for their Easter repast this year, said the Chairman of the Commodity Exchanges and Wholesale Markets State Commission (CEWMSC) Vladimir Ivanov, according to Radio Focus.

Society | April 7, 2017, Friday // 15:52 | Viewed: 5029

Тhe Spring Campaign for Voluntary Blood Donation ‘Give Life Now!’ Continues

With a campaign on April 9, the day of the big Christian holiday Palm Sunday (Tsvetnitsa), the spring campaign for voluntary blood donation continues throughout Bulgaria, the press centre of the Bulgarian Red Cross (BRC) announced.

Society | April 7, 2017, Friday // 15:51 | Viewed: 2594

The House of Cinema To Show the Best of "Sofia Film Fest" Until April 15th

Godless, Glory, Storm, Tony Erdmann, Moonlight and some other titles from the finished already "Sofia Film Fest" can be seen again in the House of Cinema in Sofia until April 15th.

Society » Culture | April 7, 2017, Friday // 13:28 | Viewed: 2937

End of Roaming: Final Hurdle Cleared

MEPs removed the last hurdle on the way to full abolition of retail  roaming surcharges in a vote on Thursday, announced from the European Parliament.

Society | April 6, 2017, Thursday // 16:25 | Viewed: 7366

National Gallery Presents 'Azerbaijan - Magical Universe of Colors'

Exhibition of works by artists from Azerbaijan entitled Azerbaijan - magical universe of colors was held at the National Gallery on April 5.

Society » Culture | April 6, 2017, Thursday // 10:45 | Viewed: 4938

Cloudy, Rainy Weather Expected in Bulgaria on Thursday

The weather will be cloudy and a heavy thunderstorm are expected today across Bulgaria on Thursday, 6 April, announced the National Institute of Meteorology and Hydrology with the Bulgarian Academy of Sciences.

Society » Environment | April 6, 2017, Thursday // 10:24 | Viewed: 2524

Gold Treasure of Nagyszentmiklos Goes on Display in Sofia

The Gold Treasure of Nagyszentmiklos, the largest known hoard of early medieval vessels, will be on display at Sofia's National Archaeological Institute and Museum (NAIM) between April 6 and July 9, according to BTA.

Society » Archaeology | April 6, 2017, Thursday // 08:52 | Viewed: 10529

European Court of Justice Sentences Bulgaria Over Poor Air Quality

The European Court of Justice has published its decision related to the lawsuit against Bulgaria on violation of Directive 2008/50 on ambient air quality and cleaner air in Europe.

Society » Environment | April 5, 2017, Wednesday // 13:52 | Viewed: 11856

Japanese Tourists Interested in Thracian Culture

Japanese tourists are intrigued by the opportunity to visit Bulgaria and get acquainted with the masterpieces of Thracian culture, according to BNR.

Society » Culture | April 4, 2017, Tuesday // 08:34 | Viewed: 15242

Explosion Caused an Incident at Shipyard in Varna

An explosion occurred at the board of a ship which arrived yesterday, April 4, at the shipyard in Varna, the press centre of Varna Municipality announced.

Society | April 3, 2017, Monday // 13:25 | Viewed: 5389

Bulgaria to Test Warning Siren Systems Today

The civil defense sirens of Bulgaria are to be tested in 11 Bulgarian cities on Monday.

Society | April 3, 2017, Monday // 11:49 | Viewed: 5555

138 Years since Sofia was Declared Bulgarian Capital

With a series of evets the City of Sofia marks today 138 years since it was declared capital of Bulgaria.

Society » Culture | April 3, 2017, Monday // 10:14 | Viewed: 4954

Movie About Julia Krusteva Will be Presented During the Festival 'Master of Art'

A film about the great French thinker, coming from Bulgaria, Julia Krusteva will be presented during the Festival Master of Art for documentaries on April 20 in Sofia.

Society » Culture | April 2, 2017, Sunday // 10:06 | Viewed: 3712

Widespread Illegal Fishing Inspections Across the Country

The Executive Agency for Fisheries and Aquaculture has launched widespread inspections for illegal fishing, the Ministry of Agriculture has announced.

Society » Environment | April 1, 2017, Saturday // 16:21 | Viewed: 13778
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