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Tsvetan Raychinov: Healthcare 'in Total Chaos'

Bulgarian Medical Association (BMA) head Tsvetan Raychinov has urged politicians to avoid infighting, as their actions are affecting the healthcare system.

Novinite Insider » Opinions | July 30, 2014, Wednesday // 14:42 | Viewed: 547

Who Will Take Over from Sergey Stanishev as Socialist Party Chief?

A Bulgarian Socialist Party (BSP) Congress due to result in the election of a new leader on Sunday after Sergey Stanishev has decided to step down.

Novinite Insider » Features | July 27, 2014, Sunday // 10:50 | Viewed: 1191

Was DPS's Choice to Speed Up Government Resignation a Sacrifice?

"The DPS said to everyone that to be in power is not an end in itself, it's not a cliche," Lyutvi Mestan, leader of the Movement for Rights and Freedoms, said.

Novinite Insider » Opinions | July 24, 2014, Thursday // 13:14 | Viewed: 1003

Timeline of Oresharski's Cabinet: A Government in Constant Jeopardy

Bulgaria's Prime Minister Plamen Oresharski submitted a long-expected request to stand down on July 23, 2014 after weeks of uncertainty as to when he could take the step.

Novinite Insider » Features | July 24, 2014, Thursday // 10:33 | Viewed: 1908

Vladimir Karolev: Central Bank's Dependence on Politicians 'Evident'

Economist Vladimir Karolev said  the Bulgarian National Bank had made a mistake by not admitting that its actions were politically motivated.

Novinite Insider » Opinions | July 22, 2014, Tuesday // 15:31 | Viewed: 1159

Tzvetan Vasilev: Policy on CorpBank 'Destroy House to Build Cabin'

The recovery of Corporate Commercial Bank is possible, but requires guarantees on behalf of the state, Tzvetan Vasilev, the bank's majority shareholder, argues.

Novinite Insider » Interview | July 21, 2014, Monday // 07:00 | Viewed: 3908

Are the BRICS Putting Up a Defensive Wall?

The BRICS countries have been subject to a vast number of puns over the years – obviously including the title above.

Novinite Insider » Features | July 20, 2014, Sunday // 09:53 | Viewed: 6898

SA Ambassador: We Celebrate Nelson Mandela – Our Collective Dream

The Ambassador of the Republic of South Africa H.E. Vanessa Calvert gives insight on the meaning of the Nelson Mandela International Day, to her, South Africa and the world.

Novinite Insider » Diplomatic Channel | July 18, 2014, Friday // 09:23 | Viewed: 1206

Yuliya Georgieva: Every Child Has a Right to Quality Education

An interview of Novinite with Yuliya Georgieva, Transformer and Teacher at Teach for Bulgaria.

Novinite Insider » Interview | July 16, 2014, Wednesday // 13:18 | Viewed: 2704

Novinite's Blueprint for a Bulgarian Caretaker Government

One might say it is not our business to draw out cabinets and distribute ministerial seats. But in the current situation it seemed right to us to do so.

Novinite Insider » Features | July 16, 2014, Wednesday // 12:50 | Viewed: 3332

Georgi Stoev: Changing Laws 'Creates Dangerous Precedent'

Economist Georgi Stoev told Novinite's Bulgarian-language website that the events around Corporate Commercial Bank (KTB) should not give ground to legal amendments.

Novinite Insider » Opinions | July 14, 2014, Monday // 17:19 | Viewed: 1052

Stoyan Aleksandrov: KTB Subsidiary Nationalization 'Ill-Grounded'

Intentions declared by the Bulgarian National Bank (BNB) to nationalize Corporate Commercial Bank (KTB)'s subsidiary could be unfeasible, a financial expert argues.

Novinite Insider » Opinions | July 14, 2014, Monday // 16:49 | Viewed: 367

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Novinite Insider | July 9, 2014, Wednesday // 17:26 | Viewed: 2035

Ognyan Minchev: Russian FM Could Have Effect on Governmentt Resignation

Bulgaria's government is "wriggling in the deadly grip of the necessity" to serve Russian interests in South Stream and Belene NPP, political scientist Ognyan Minchev believes.

Novinite Insider » Opinions | July 7, 2014, Monday // 14:23 | Viewed: 1212

Russian FM's Visit 'Could Result in Three Options' on South Stream

Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov's visit to Bulgaria could prompt three scenarios regarding South Stream, a former Bulgarian ambassador to Russia believes.

Novinite Insider » Opinions | July 7, 2014, Monday // 14:03 | Viewed: 692

Bulgaria 'Missed Chance for Eurozone' – Former FinMin Simeon Djankov

Bulgaria was almost ready to join the Eurozone, former Finance Minister Simeon Djankov said.

Novinite Insider » Opinions | July 4, 2014, Friday // 12:41 | Viewed: 872

Ambassadors Issue Statement Of Support For Sofia Pride 2014

Diplomats encourage people and institutions in Bulgaria to stand up for and support open-mindedness and tolerance towards the LGBTI people.

Novinite Insider » Diplomatic Channel | July 3, 2014, Thursday // 11:59 | Viewed: 1780

Bulgaria's Banking Affair: Trust Sells, but Who's Buying?

Three phrases related to Bulgaria’s banks have lately nailed my attention.

Novinite Insider » Opinions | July 1, 2014, Tuesday // 23:50 | Viewed: 1092

AEJ: Don't Fall For Media Manipulations

In an open letter to the public, the Association of European Journalists (AEJ) – Bulgaria urged the society not to trust dubious media sources.

Novinite Insider » Expert Voices | July 1, 2014, Tuesday // 13:52 | Viewed: 2175

When Rumors Override Expert Opinions

On Friday, Bulgaria was shaken by an unprecedented informational attack on one of the country’s leading banks, First Investment Bank (FIB).

Novinite Insider » Opinions | June 29, 2014, Sunday // 15:36 | Viewed: 1949

Someone is Abusing Weak Government to Destabilize Bulgaria’s Banks

We have already seen this situation with the banks before, when there was mass psychosis, people rushing to pull out their savings, and the Lev spiraling into hyperinflation.

Novinite Insider » Opinions | June 27, 2014, Friday // 14:36 | Viewed: 1591