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Toshio Sugiura, Embassy of Japan Counselor: 'Smart Grids' will Boost Bulgaria's Energy Efficiency

Interview of with Mr. Toshio Sugiura, Counselor at the Embassy of Japan in Bulgaria. He discusses the initiative „Smart Community 2020”, which will be presented on November 27 by guest lecturer Fumitoshi Emura from Hitachi.

Novinite Insider » Interview | November 26, 2013, Tuesday // 16:24 | Viewed: 3719

The End of EUphoria - in Kiev and in Sofia

The news of Ukraine's EU treaty debacle echoed in Bulgaria with particular strength.

Novinite Insider » Opinions | November 25, 2013, Monday // 14:21 | Viewed: 1368

Ukraine Had No Option - Drop EU for Russia or Be Crushed

Collapse of talks a blow to European 
balance of power as Kremlin sanctions 
trump historic trade deal

Novinite Insider » Expert Voices | November 25, 2013, Monday // 07:03 | Viewed: 2681

Ukraine Govt Betrayed Democracy - Freedom House

The Ukrainian government’s rejection of closer integration with the European Union (EU) is a significant step back from democracy and human rights, the Freedom House has said.

Novinite Insider » Expert Voices | November 25, 2013, Monday // 06:45 | Viewed: 3756

From Civil Guards to Civil Unrest - When the Law is on the Street

When citizens take the law into their own hands, it is a clear sign that the foundations of a democratic system are shaking.

Novinite Insider » Editorial | November 22, 2013, Friday // 15:56 | Viewed: 1666

EBRD Transition Report 2013 - Country Assessment: Bulgaria

Macroeconomic stability has been preserved in a difficult economic and political environment.

Novinite Insider » Expert Voices | November 21, 2013, Thursday // 09:17 | Viewed: 1766

Budget 2014 - Unable to Boost Bulgarians' Income

Financial experts have voiced disagreement with Bulgaria's Socialist-led government, which claims Bulgaria's 2014 budget will speed up economic recovery and help boost people’s income and living standards.

Novinite Insider » Expert Voices | November 19, 2013, Tuesday // 11:17 | Viewed: 1493

Nidal Algafari: Syrian Community in Bulgaria Want to Join Voluntary Guard Teams

Nidal Algafari is a Bulgarian director of Syrian descent – his father was a Syrian, his mother – Bulgarian.

Novinite Insider » Interview | November 19, 2013, Tuesday // 09:41 | Viewed: 4609

Bulgarians - Angry, but Faithless

As temperatures drop, it will be harder not to see them – the homeless and the poor.

Novinite Insider » Editorial | November 18, 2013, Monday // 12:21 | Viewed: 3654

When Silence is More than Gold

Hristo Biserov, former deputy speaker of Bulgaria's Parliament, who has been charged with money laundering and document fraud, left Sofia investigative office on Friday without uttering a single word.

Novinite Insider » Opinions | November 18, 2013, Monday // 07:46 | Viewed: 915

Concluding Statement of IMF Mission to Bulgaria

Policy continuity has supported sustained macroeconomic and financial stability, despite political and social challenges and external headwinds.

Novinite Insider » Expert Voices | November 15, 2013, Friday // 14:50 | Viewed: 4094

The Price Tag of Prevailing at All Cost

Bulgaria is in turmoil with relentless, record-long anti and pro-government protests, a relentless government and Sofia on lockdown by riot squads.

Novinite Insider » Opinions | November 15, 2013, Friday // 10:24 | Viewed: 1422

Sofia University Professor Georgi Bliznashki: Bulgaria's Society Undergoes Moral Revolution

Interview of and with Georgi Bliznashki, Professor of Constitutional Law at Sofia University, the oldest and biggest higher education facility in Bulgaria.

Novinite Insider » Interview | November 15, 2013, Friday // 09:31 | Viewed: 4241

While Police Are Busy Protecting the Government from People...

Hardly a day passes without a xenophobic incident occurring in Bulgaria.

Novinite Insider » Opinions | November 13, 2013, Wednesday // 14:00 | Viewed: 1643

How to Start Bulgaria's Much-Desired Integrity Upgrade

The central building of Sofia University "St. Kliment Ohridski" has been under student occupation since October 23.

Novinite Insider » Opinions | November 12, 2013, Tuesday // 14:56 | Viewed: 1227

With or Without Blockades, Hard Times Ahead for Bulgaria

Protesting students are still considering whether to lift or not the blockade of Bulgaria's oldest and most prestigious school, Sofia University.

Novinite Insider » Opinions | November 12, 2013, Tuesday // 11:59 | Viewed: 1342

Bulgaria's Biggest Corruption Scandal? Hardly

To call the scandalous revelations of Hristo Biserov's  financial and tax crimes "Bulgaria's biggest corruption scandal" is an overstatement.

Novinite Insider » Editorial | November 11, 2013, Monday // 12:13 | Viewed: 2094

Nationalism is Dangerous, Dragons in Love Not

The chaos and division, which run deep in Bulgaria's society, bore a sad, but expected fruit - new nationalist formations.

Novinite Insider » Opinions | November 11, 2013, Monday // 09:59 | Viewed: 1467

Pillboxes Wanted in Bulgaria!

Bulgaria's efforts to guard its borders from invaders have degenerated into nothing short of a vendetta.

Novinite Insider » Editorial | November 8, 2013, Friday // 16:07 | Viewed: 2366

Paint on WWII 'Communist' Monument Highlights Bulgaria's Unhealed Wounds

The latest in a string of provocative paint actions against monuments in Bulgaria's capital Sofia has reaffirmed lasting divisions that have continued to torment the Bulgarian psyche for decades.

Novinite Insider » Editorial | November 7, 2013, Thursday // 18:41 | Viewed: 2211

Human Rights Commissioner: Bulgaria Cannot Close Borders for Refugees

Nils Muiznieks is the Council of Europe's Commissioner for Human Rights, since April 2012.

Novinite Insider » Expert Voices | November 6, 2013, Wednesday // 13:20 | Viewed: 3294
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