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Sofia Socialist Leader: Stanishev Deserves Another Chance

Bulgaria's outgoing Prime Minister, Sergey Stanishev, must be given a chance to continue his leadership of the Bulgarian Socialist Party.

Politics » EU & Parliamentary Elections 2009 | July 20, 2009, Monday // 21:10 | Viewed: 1308

Bulgaria Nationalists "Ataka" Officially Back Borisov's GERB Cabinet

The Bulgaria nationalist party "Ataka" formally threw its weight behind the future government of Boyko Borisov's party GERB.

Politics » EU & Parliamentary Elections 2009 | July 20, 2009, Monday // 15:42 | Viewed: 1884

Bulgaria Future PM Borisov Confused Cabinet Announcement Dates

Bulgaria's Prime Minister-to-be, Boyko Borisov, declared Monday he was to announce the names of the ministers in the new cabinet on July 23.

Politics » EU & Parliamentary Elections 2009 | July 20, 2009, Monday // 15:18 | Viewed: 1376

Bulgaria Socialists Pick Ex Deputy Finance Minister for Sofia Mayor Race

Bulgaria's Socialist Party has nominated former deputy finance minister Georgi Kadiev to run for mayor of the capital Sofia in the upcoming local vote, it emerged on Monday.

Politics » EU & Parliamentary Elections 2009 | July 20, 2009, Monday // 14:53 | Viewed: 1077

Bulgaria Future PM Borisov Threatens New Elections

Bulgaria's Prime Minister-to-be, Boyko Borisov, declared Monday that new elections would definitely provide his party with parliamentary majority.

Politics » EU & Parliamentary Elections 2009 | July 20, 2009, Monday // 14:29 | Viewed: 1630

Borisov Names Bulgaria Justice Minister after SMS Text Scandal

Bulgaria's PM-to-be, Boyko Borisov, announced Monday morning his nomination for the Justice Minister in the new GERB party cabinet - Judge Margarita Popova.

Politics » EU & Parliamentary Elections 2009 | July 20, 2009, Monday // 09:58 | Viewed: 1829

Blue Leader Kostov Reaffirms Support for GERB Government

The leader of Bulgaria's right-wing Blue Coalition, Ivan Kostov, reaffirmed Monday morning the Coalition's support for the future government of the GERB party.

Politics » EU & Parliamentary Elections 2009 | July 20, 2009, Monday // 09:38 | Viewed: 1242

Borisov Confirms Mladenov as Bulgaria Defense Minister

Bulgaria's future Prime Minister, Boyko Borisov, confirmed Monday morning that former MEP Nikolay Mladenov is going to be the Defense Minister in the new government of the GERB party.

Politics » EU & Parliamentary Elections 2009 | July 20, 2009, Monday // 09:11 | Viewed: 2841

Bulgaria's PM-to-Be Borisov Brings Home Brussels Experts to Appoint Them Ministers

The GERB party of the Bulgarian PM-to-be, Boyko Borisov, is going to bring back some of Bulgaria's leading experts in order to appoint them Ministers in the new government.

Politics » EU & Parliamentary Elections 2009 | July 20, 2009, Monday // 08:56 | Viewed: 1484

Bulgaria RZS Insist GERB Invited Party Member to Join Cabinet

The conservative RZS leader, Yane Yanev, said Sunday he firmly stood behind his claim one of his party members was invited to join the new cabinet.

Politics » EU & Parliamentary Elections 2009 | July 19, 2009, Sunday // 19:00 | Viewed: 1306

Bulgaria Conservative RZS at Odds with GERB over Cabinet Make-up

The leader of the conservative RZS party, Yane Yanev, claimed Sunday Bulgaria's future PM, Boyko Borisov, had extended an invitation to a RZS party member to join the new cabinet.

Politics » EU & Parliamentary Elections 2009 | July 19, 2009, Sunday // 15:20 | Viewed: 1254

Disgruntled Bulgaria Nationalist Ataka Party Members Call Congress

Former Members of the Parliament (MPs) from Bulgaria's far-right Ataka party are calling an emergency congress in the capital Sofia.

Politics » EU & Parliamentary Elections 2009 | July 19, 2009, Sunday // 10:21 | Viewed: 1130

Top Socialists Disgruntled over Confidence Vote of Ex-PM Stanishev

A number of members of the National Council of the Bulgarian Socialist Party were dissatisfied with the confidence vote that the party chair, ex-PM Stanishev, received on Saturday.

Politics » EU & Parliamentary Elections 2009 | July 18, 2009, Saturday // 18:45 | Viewed: 1604

Bulgaria PM-to-Be Borisov Presents His Govt Program to German Chancellor Merkel

Bulgaria's PM-to-be, Boyko Borisov, met Friday with the German Chancellor, Angela Merkel, at the congress of the Bavarian Christian Social Union in Nuremberg, Germany.

Politics » EU & Parliamentary Elections 2009 | July 18, 2009, Saturday // 15:04 | Viewed: 1743

Bulgaria Socialists Vote to Keep Former PM Stanishev as Leader

The National Council of the Bulgaria Socialist Party (BSP) has voted to keep ex-Bulgaria PM and Sergey Stanishev as their party leader.

Politics » EU & Parliamentary Elections 2009 | July 18, 2009, Saturday // 14:04 | Viewed: 1224

Bulgaria Future PM Borisov: GERB Ministers Only in New Cabinet

Bulgaria PM-to-be and GERB leader, Boyko Borisov, has stated that only GERB members would fill the ministerial posts in his new cabinet.

Politics » EU & Parliamentary Elections 2009 | July 18, 2009, Saturday // 12:22 | Viewed: 1728

Ex-Bulgaria PM Stanishev: I Will Not Resign as BSP Leader

Bulgaria ex PM and BSP leader, Sergey Stanishev, has asked his party for a vote of confidence on his leadership.

Politics » EU & Parliamentary Elections 2009 | July 18, 2009, Saturday // 11:56 | Viewed: 964

Bulgaria Parliament Speaker: Election Law Changes Are Priority

Bulgaria's new parliament speaker, Tsetska Tsacheva, has stated that changing the election legislation will be one of the first things the new parliament will vote on.

Politics » EU & Parliamentary Elections 2009 | July 18, 2009, Saturday // 11:23 | Viewed: 1173

Bavaria CSU Backs Bulgaria New Ruling Party GERB

The Christian-Social Union of Bavaria has reaffirmed its support Friday for winner of Bulgaria's recent general elections, the GERB party of PM-to-be Boyko Borisov.

Politics » EU & Parliamentary Elections 2009 | July 17, 2009, Friday // 21:03 | Viewed: 1529

Top Leadership of Bulgarian Socialist Party Ready to Step down

Рўwelve of the twenty members of the Executive Bureau of the Bulgarian Socialist Party have declared their readiness to resign in the wake of the party's defeat in the July 5 elections.

Politics » EU & Parliamentary Elections 2009 | July 17, 2009, Friday // 19:33 | Viewed: 1106

Bulgaria Election Winner Opts for Individual Approach to Partners

The Deputy Parliament Speaker, Lachezar Ivanov, has stated that GERB will sign three separate memorandums in an attempt to form a minority government.

Politics » EU & Parliamentary Elections 2009 | July 17, 2009, Friday // 15:55 | Viewed: 1213