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Bulgaria President Awards Order to Spanish Ambassador

President Rosen Plevneliev on Tuesday awarded Spain's outgoing Ambassador to Bulgaria Jose Luis Tapia Vicente with a Stara Planina order (Order of the Balkan Mountains).

Novinite Insider » Diplomatic Channel | January 18, 2017, Wednesday // 07:56 | Viewed: 1148

Bulgaria's Pernik: Abandoned by the State

The city, just 30 km from the capital, suffocates in smoke while ghostly concessionaires trample the law and pocket millions, writes Bulgarian journalist Dimitar Sabev.

Novinite Insider | January 17, 2017, Tuesday // 10:25 | Viewed: 2714

Serbia 'Plans to Annex Northern Kosovo' - Thaci

Kosovo President Hashim Thaci has accused Serbia of seeking to annex the a slice of the northern part of his country.

Novinite Insider | January 17, 2017, Tuesday // 07:53 | Viewed: 1617

Depleted, Divided and Dispirited - The Syrians of Bulgaria

The war in Syria has created tensions in Bulgaria's Syrian community, one of the largest in Eastern Europe, and given some members a pretext to seek asylum elsewhere.

Novinite Insider | January 12, 2017, Thursday // 14:00 | Viewed: 5462

The Syrians of Bulgaria: Charity Starts at Home

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Novinite Insider | January 11, 2017, Wednesday // 14:00 | Viewed: 630

The Syrians of Bulgaria: A Numbers Game

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Novinite Insider | January 11, 2017, Wednesday // 14:00 | Viewed: 626

Syrian Groups in Bulgaria

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Novinite Insider | January 11, 2017, Wednesday // 14:00 | Viewed: 586

The Syrians of Bulgaria: Shawarma Diplomacy

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Novinite Insider | January 11, 2017, Wednesday // 14:00 | Viewed: 628

US Ambassador to Bulgaria to Remain in Office under Trump

The United States' Ambassador to Sofia will not be removed after Donald Trump enters the White House, the diplomatic mission says.

Novinite Insider » Diplomatic Channel | January 9, 2017, Monday // 13:31 | Viewed: 1577

Will Broad Consensus Stand a Chance after Bulgaria's Early Election?

Weeks before Bulgaria's outgoing cabinet leaves office, the prospect of forging political consensus after the early parliamentary election due this spring leaves analysts divided.

Novinite Insider » Opinions | January 4, 2017, Wednesday // 15:52 | Viewed: 2807

Bulgaria: 16 Events Worth Remembering of 2016 (Part 2)

Novinite is publishing highlights of the year, using only one selection criteria: those which gained the biggest reader interest throughout 2016 have made it into the shortlist.

Novinite Insider | December 28, 2016, Wednesday // 10:46 | Viewed: 3330

Bulgaria: 16 Events Worth Remembering of 2016 (Part 1)

Novinite is publishing highlights of the year, using only one selection criteria: those which gained the biggest reader interest throughout 2016 have made it into the shortlist.

Novinite Insider | December 23, 2016, Friday // 16:43 | Viewed: 6423

Will Brexit Affect Bulgaria-UK Business Ties?

UK-Bulgaria relations will not be much affected by Brexit, with the two countries having extensive bilateral work on border protection, security, education, culture and people-to-people links, Tom Hines…

Novinite Insider | December 9, 2016, Friday // 17:17 | Viewed: 7765

Rositsa Valkanova: Romanian Movies Took Bulgarians on Their Teams to Berlin and Cannes

Novinite is offering an English-language version of an interview with the Bulgarian co-producer of Aferim!, a movie awarded with a Silver Bear in Berlin in 2015.

Novinite Insider » Interview | December 3, 2016, Saturday // 16:40 | Viewed: 5977

Are Bulgarian Politicians Mainstreaming Anti-Migrant Sentiment?

In October and November, protests were held in the village of Boyanovo and the nearby town of Yambol, with locals venting their anger over the construction of a migrant camp for three thousand people.

Novinite Insider | December 2, 2016, Friday // 16:51 | Viewed: 6120

Turkey Has More to Lose in Migrant Gamble with EU

The EU may not be as scared by the Turkish President's threat of opening borders to let refugees into member states, a comment on a German-language website says.

Novinite Insider » Opinions | November 30, 2016, Wednesday // 14:57 | Viewed: 60013

Atanas Kiryakov: Bulgaria Offers Unique Combination for Software Start-Ups

Ontotext is a proof that Bulgaria is a great place for software start-ups, Atanas Kiryakov, the company's founder and chief executive officer, has said.

Novinite Insider | November 19, 2016, Saturday // 23:50 | Viewed: 3362

Nickolay Andonov: Start-up Leader May Emerge from Bulgaria within Years

The entrepreneurial environment in Bulgaria has developed a lot over the past years, Nickolay Andonov, co-founder of Start It Smart, has said.

Novinite Insider | November 19, 2016, Saturday // 23:20 | Viewed: 1506

Stefan Stoyanov: We Have Fully Changed Plovdiv's Image

The local administration in Plodviv has helped Bulgaria's second-largest city position itself as a key center for manufacturing, IT and outsourcing, Deputy Mayor Stefan Stoyanov has said.

Novinite Insider | November 19, 2016, Saturday // 15:12 | Viewed: 2487

Bulgaria's Presidential Election Portends Borisov's Steady Decline

When a foreign media outlet dubbed President-elect Rumen Radev the man who could upturn “the apple cart of Bulgarian politics,” no-one meant that literally.

Novinite Insider » Opinions | November 16, 2016, Wednesday // 13:25 | Viewed: 3958

Communists vs Anti-Communists: Is Bulgaria Still Divided?

As Bulgaria’s presidential candidates have been trading increasingly vicious blows bidding to become the next head of state on Sunday, an issue that long dominated the public debate has resurfaced: the division of “communists” and “anti-communists” in the

Novinite Insider | November 13, 2016, Sunday // 14:07 | Viewed: 4529
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