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Bulgaria's Presidential Election May Leave Voters Disappointed

The candidates of the biggest party in the government and the biggest party in opposition, Tsetska Tsacheva and Rumen Radev, will now face each other in a runoff that may not only bring a socialist-backed candidate to the presidency, but also trigger earl

Novinite Insider » Opinions | November 8, 2016, Tuesday // 08:53 | Viewed: 4386

Dimitar Bechev: Bulgaria Presidential Vote Threatens to Shake Up Party System

Bulgarian Prime Minister Boyko Borisov's proven skills as an accomplished political operator might fail him in the presidential election, Dimitar Bechev, Bulgarian researcher Dimitar Bechev has said.

Novinite Insider » Opinions | November 6, 2016, Sunday // 13:35 | Viewed: 2958

Discovering Vidin, a Danubian City with Glorious Past

Novinite is republishing another story by our reader Leon de Leeuw about his visit to city of Vidin in Northwestern Bulgaria.

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Maxim Behar: Art of PR Is Not Just For PR's Sake

Novinite is republishing an interview with its founder Maxim Behar, CEO of M3 Communications Group and ICCO President, originally done for Vagabond Magazine.

Novinite Insider » Interview | November 2, 2016, Wednesday // 09:50 | Viewed: 5651

Turkish Embassy Condemns Attack on Bulgarian Helsinki Committee Chair

Turkey's Embassy in Bulgaria has issued a statement condemning the attack on Krasimir Kanev, the head of the Bulgarian Helsinki Committee who on Thursday was subjected to an attack in downtown Sofia.

Novinite Insider » Diplomatic Channel | November 1, 2016, Tuesday // 10:56 | Viewed: 7353

Bulgaria's Market Size 'Challenge to Businesses'

The tiny Bulgarian market poses difficulties to businesses, Ekkehard Neureither, CEO of ABB Bulgaria, has said.

Novinite Insider » Opinions | October 31, 2016, Monday // 14:13 | Viewed: 3497

Travel in Bulgaria: Chirpan and Surroundings

Novinite is republishing another story by our reader Leon de Leeuw about his visit to the town of Chirpan in Central Bulgaria.

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US Ambassador to Bulgaria Condemns Attack on Bulgarian Helsinki Committee Chair

US Ambassador Eric Seth Rubin has issued a statement condemning the attack on Krasimir Kanev, the head of the Bulgarian Helsinki Committee who on Thursday was subjected to an attack in downtown Sofia.

Novinite Insider » Diplomatic Channel | October 28, 2016, Friday // 15:22 | Viewed: 9387

Bulgaria's FM Discusses EU-Canada Deal with New Ambassador

Bulgarian Foreign Minister Daniel Mitov has told Canada's new Ambassador to Bulgaria Kevin Hamilton that Sofia needs guarantees from the Canadian government that visa liberalization will happen in 2017.

Novinite Insider » Diplomatic Channel | October 20, 2016, Thursday // 14:25 | Viewed: 3575

Catalonia: It's About Democracy

Novinite is publishing a piece by Ra?l Romeva, Minister of Foreign Affairs, Institutional Relations and Transparency of the Government of Catalonia.

Novinite Insider » Opinions | October 18, 2016, Tuesday // 17:34 | Viewed: 7732

Blair's Lover and Kadyrov's Friend: the Stranger Presidential Hopefuls of Bulgaria (Part 2)

There are as many as twenty-one presidential pairs running the forthcoming elections in Bulgaria, all competing to take over the office of President.

Novinite Insider | October 18, 2016, Tuesday // 11:23 | Viewed: 9005

Spain's Foreign Minister: A Call for a Renewed Dialogue

Novinite is publishing an article by Spain's Foreign Minister Jos? Manuel Garc?a-Margallo, which first appeared in Spanish daily ABC.

Novinite Insider » Opinions | October 17, 2016, Monday // 15:41 | Viewed: 3348

Bulgaria's Presidential Hopefuls: Meet the Odd Ones Out (Part 1)

There are as many as twenty-one presidential pairs running the forthcoming elections in Bulgaria, all competing to take over the office of President. While the two biggest parties' nominees are tipped as clear favourites, the apparent losers should not be

Novinite Insider | October 17, 2016, Monday // 14:30 | Viewed: 5298

Tatyana Doncheva, the 'Manly' Presidential Candidate

Tatyana Doncheva, a lawyer, a former member of the Bulgarian Socialist Party (BSP) and one-time prosecutor, splintered off the BSP in 2011 to form her own organization, Movement 21.

Novinite Insider | October 16, 2016, Sunday // 14:25 | Viewed: 1668

Nargiz Gurbanova: Azerbaijan Considering Bulgaria's Proposals on Balkan Gas Hub

Novinite has interviewed Azerbaijan's Ambassador to Bulgaria, H.E. Nargiz Gurbanova, on the occasion of two key events in bilateral relations. The first was the inauguration of the Trapezitsa Achitectural Museum Reserve, restored with the support of the H

Novinite Insider » Diplomatic Channel | October 13, 2016, Thursday // 09:46 | Viewed: 10307

Traycho Traykov, the Reluctant Presidential Candidate

Novinite publishes profiles of presidential candidates running in the forthcoming elections on November 06.

Novinite Insider | October 12, 2016, Wednesday // 14:40 | Viewed: 2834

Austria Opens Honorary Consulate in Bulgaria's Burgas

The Bulgarian government has given the green light for Austria to open its honorary consulate in Bulgaria.

Novinite Insider » Diplomatic Channel | October 12, 2016, Wednesday // 12:14 | Viewed: 3392

Five Ambassadors to Bulgaria Present Diplomatic Credentials

Ambassadors newly posted to Bulgaria have presented their diplomatic credentials to Bulgarian President Rosen Plevneliev.

Novinite Insider » Diplomatic Channel | October 12, 2016, Wednesday // 07:44 | Viewed: 13829

Ivaylo Kalfin, the Seasoned Politician Facing an Uphill Battle

If CVs were to be compared in the race for Bulgaria's next President, few would fare as well as Ivaylo Kalfin, the candidate of Alternative for Bulgarian Revival (ABV).

Novinite Insider | October 11, 2016, Tuesday // 13:38 | Viewed: 2534

Krasimir Karakachanov, a Nationalist Candidate Benefitting from Bulgaria's Migrant Crisis

When Krasimir Karakachanov ran for president of Bulgaria in 2011, as head of nationalist VMRO-BND party, he garnered a meagre 0.99 percent of the vote.

Novinite Insider | October 10, 2016, Monday // 08:05 | Viewed: 4098

'To Burkini or Not to Burkini' – A Defence of the French & Bulgarian Burqa Ban

Novinite is publishing an article by Fayzal Mahamed written on the occasion of the blanket ban on face-covering garments in Bulgaria and, earlier, a prohibition to wear burkini in France.

Novinite Insider » Opinions | October 9, 2016, Sunday // 14:15 | Viewed: 5671
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