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United Patriots, Volya To Insist on Own Ministers in Cabinet Negotiations

GERB have not invited other formations for negotiations on the forming of a cabinet yet.

Politics » Domestic | 24 minutes ago

Prosecutor's Office To Draft KTB Indictment By Summer Recess

The Prosecutor’s Office will try to prepare the indictment on the KTB affair by the beginning of the summer court recess.

Politics » Domestic | 29 minutes ago

Kosovo Terrorists Planning Venice Attack Detained

Italian anti-terrorist services have broken up a terrorist cell in Venice, reported the Italian police.

World » EU | 1 hour ago

8 Cars Burn Down in Sofia on Wednesday Night

Eight cars burned down on Wednesday night in the Razsadnika and Krasna polyana neighbourhoods in Sofia.

Politics » Domestic | 1 hour ago

Huge Fire Bursts Out Near Main Road E-79

A huge fire is spreading near the main road E-79 in the area of the village of Mursalevo, reported BGNES.

Politics » Domestic | 1 hour ago

President Radev: I Expect Cabinet of National Purpose, Unity

Under no circumstances do I wish to pressure political parties because these will be some serious compromises.

Politics » Domestic | 1 hour ago

Bulgaria Not Among Leading Countries In Terms of Complaints Filed at ECHR

Bulgaria does not belong in the ranking of the leading countries in terms of both the number of filed complaints and the number of lost cases for violations of the European Convention on Human Rights and Basic Freedoms, announced the press centre of the P

World | 2 hours ago

Household Electricity Price to Rise by 1% from April 1

The household electricity price in Bulgaria will rise by nearly 1 per cent, effective April 1, 2017.

Business » Energy | 2 hours ago

Bulgaria's Culture Ministry Announces Stance on Koprivshtitsa Issue

The Ministry of Culture has announced its position on the Koprivshtitsa issue.

Society » Culture | 2 hours ago

Industry in Bulgaria Has One of the Highest Profit Rates in Europe

Industry in Bulgaria has one of the highest profit rates in Europe but pays some of the lowest salaries in the EU, an expert analysis  of the Confederation of Independent Trade Unions in Bulgaria shows, cited by BNR.

Business » Industry | 3 hours ago

Northwest Bulgaria Remains EU's Lowest Income Region

Northwest Bulgaria remains the region with the lowest income per capita in the EU, showed the latest Eurostat data.

Politics » Bulgaria in EU | 3 hours ago

Referendums To Become Compulsory If At Least 3,682,151 People Vote

Bulgarian authorities will have to take into account the decisions made in future national referendums if at least 3,682,151 people have taken part in these.

Politics » Domestic | 3 hours ago

21,950,000 Cigarettes Without Excise Revenue Stamps Found

21,950,000 cigarettes without excise revenue stamps found, impounded in International Police Operation which started back in 2015, the Interior Ministry said in a press release on Thursday, according to BNR.

Politics » Domestic | 3 hours ago

Registered Crimes Go Down, Road Accidents Increase in Sofia in 2016

There has been a 10% decrease in registered crimes in 2016, compared to the previous year, announced the Sofia Directorate of Internal Affairs, reported BGNES.

Politics » Domestic | 4 hours ago

Donald Tusk Personally Congratulates Boyko Borisov on Winning the Elections

President of the European Council Donald Tusk personally congratulated Boyko Borisov for winning the elections against the socialist on Sunday, the press centre of GERB announced.

Politics » Bulgaria in EU | 4 hours ago

Bulgaria's CEC Announces Distribution of Mandates

The Central Election Commission has announced the distribution of mandates in the new Parliament.

Politics » Domestic | 4 hours ago

Price of Water in Sofia To Go Up by 18%

It has been decided that theprice of water will go up by 18%, confirmed the chairman of the Energy and Water Regulatory Commission (KEVR) Ivan Ivanov.

Politics » Domestic | 5 hours ago

Energy Ministry Reports Increase in Concession Revenue Collection

The collection of concession revenues by the Energy Ministry in the first three months of 2017 improved by 23% compared with 2016, the ministry reported on Thursday, quoted by BNR.

Business » Finance | 5 hours ago

Temporary Organisation of Traffic Introduced in Sofia in Relation to Event held at Sofia City Art Gallery

A temporary organisation of traffic is introduced in the Bulgarian capitol Sofia in relation to an event held at the Sofia City Art Gallery, the press centre of Sofia Municipality announced.

Society | 5 hours ago

Koprivshtitsa Mayor Gencho Gerdanov: Koprivshtitsa’s Status as an Architectural and Historical Reserve Will Not be Removed

The status of Koprivchitsa as an architectural and historical reserve will not be removed, Koprivshtitsa Mayor Gencho Gerdanov, according to FOCUS News Agency in relation to the decision of the Municipal Council in Koprivshtitsa to vote on the removal of

Business » Tourism | 5 hours ago

President Rumen Radev: ’Koprivshtitsa Does Not Belong to Several Municipal Councilors'

In a social media post on Thursday President Rumen Radev urged all competent entities to forthwith revise or halt the decision of the municipal council in the town of Koprivshtitsa to withdraw the architectural reserve status of the town.

Politics » Domestic | 5 hours ago
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