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Forbes: 'The Bulgarian Banking Disaster'

An analysis of the latest developments in the case of Bulgaria’s Corporate Commercial Bank by Frances Coppola has been published on the website of Forbes magazine.

Interim FM Warns of Risk of Refugee Influx Due to Conflict in Iraq

Iraq is not far from Bulgaria and an eventual refugee influx is an immediate threat to EU external borders, caretaker Foreign Minister Daniel Mitov told the national radio.

First Group of Vote Buyers Nabbed – Bulgaria's Interim PM

Тhe first group of people involved in vote buying has been busted, Bulgaria's caretaker PM Georgi Bliznashki announced, Tuesday.

South Stream Bulgaria JV Raises Capital Despite Ban

The South Stream Bulgaria project company has increased its capital in defiance of orders to the contrary issued by caretaker energy minister Vasil Shtonov.

Bulgaria-Serbia Cross-Border Co-Op Scheme by 2020 Granted EUR 34M

Bulgaria's Deputy caretaker Regional Development Minister has listed the benefits of enhancing connectedness with Serbia in the spheres of economy, energy, transport and culture.

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Boyko Borisov's Behaviour Does Not Befit A European Politician

GERB leader Boyko Borisov, on Thursday told the BNT viewers that if GERB doesn't have an absolute majority in next parliament, there will be “nothing to eat in the winter.

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A meteor crosses the Milky Way on the Ari Atoll, Maldives, on the night of 17 August 2014. Ari Atoll (also called Alif or Alufu Atoll) is one of natural atolls of the Maldives.

Indian devotees pray before forming a human pyramid to reach and break a `dahi-handi` (curd-pot), on occasion of the Janmashtami Festival in Mumbai, India, 18 August 2014.

A picture made avaliable on 18 August 2014 of a tractor and trailer carrying Yazidi refugees as they flee from Iraq are being transferred to a camp near Sirnak city, at the Turkish-Iraqi border, 17 August 2014.

A girl holds clothes distributed as humanitarian aid at a refugee camp about 10 km from the Izvarino Russia-Ukraine border checkpoint in Rostov region, Russia, 18 August 2014.

On August 15, celebrated by Orthodox Christians as the Assumption of Virgin Mary to heaven, Bulgarian city of Varna celebrates its city holiday. The celebrations started with the litany of the holy icon of the Virgin Mary, mass and parade.

Faithfuls cheer Pope Francis as he arrives to celebrate a mass at the World Cup Stadium in Daejeon, South Koera, 15 August 2014. Pope Francis is on an official visit to South Korea from 14 to 18 August 2014 to attend the Asia Youth Day in Daejeon. The pon

A picture made available on 15 August 2014 shows Chinese tourists after paying an additional fee to pose for pictures holding a young tiger at Sriracha Tiger Zoo, in Pattaya district, southeast of Bangkok, Thailand, 08 August 2014. Thailand`s zoos with of

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