Top 10 News for the Last 2 Weeks

US Chevron Quits Shale Gas Operations in Romania

US energy giant Chevron is quitting shale gas exploration in Romania after prolonged anti-fracking protests.

World » Southeast Europe | February 22, 2015, Sunday // 10:53

Tony Blair to Advise Serbian PM Aleksandar Vucic

Former UK PM Tony Blair is to receive funding to advise Serbia's Prime Minister Aleksandar Vucic, British media report.

World » Southeast Europe | February 20, 2015, Friday // 07:56

Kristalina Georgieva: Bulgaria Is Having Unprecedented EU Funding at Disposal

European Commission Vice President for Budget and Human Resources, has been nominated in the "Politics" category of Novinite's 2014 Personalities in the News poll.

Novinite Insider » Interview | February 15, 2015, Sunday // 17:03

Poland Ready to Service Bulgarian MiG-29 Fighters, Defence Minister Siemoniak Says

Poland is ready to provide servicing for Bulgaria’s Russian-made MiG-29 fighter aircraft, Polish Defence Minister Tomasz Siemoniak has said.

Politics » Defense | February 17, 2015, Tuesday // 12:09

China Lends Ukraine USD 3.6 B

Ukraine's Minister of Energy and Coal Mining Vladimir Demshichin has announced that China will credit Ukraine with USD 3.6 B.

World » Ukraine | February 21, 2015, Saturday // 11:33

Bulgaria Mourns Over National Hero's Death

Bulgaria is to commemorate on Thursday 142 years since a national hero was hanged close to the current center of Sofia.

Society » Culture | February 19, 2015, Thursday // 07:51

Bulgaria’s State-owned Plovdiv Airport Faces Bankruptcy, CEO Resigns

State-owned company Plovdiv Airport faces bankruptcy and is unable to pay the salaries and social security contributions of its 154 workers, according to Ivan Karnabitov, outgoing Executive Director of the company.

Business | February 18, 2015, Wednesday // 12:06

Süddeutsche Zeitung: Bulgaria’s Bansko – Monopoly in the Snow

Munich-based daily Süddeutsche Zeitung has devoted an article to the controversy surrounding the plans for the construction of a second gondola lift in the Bulgarian ski resort of Bansko.

Business » Tourism | February 23, 2015, Monday // 16:27

Three People Killed in Car Crash Near Bulgaria's Belozem

Three people were killed on Friday night after a severe car collision on Trakiya Motorway. Two more people remain in critical condition.

Society » Incidents | February 21, 2015, Saturday // 14:12

Putin Says Russia 'Could Build Bulgaria Offshoot of Turkish Stream'

Russia might direct a new pipe to Bulgaria functioning as a ramification of its planned gas pipeline to Turkey, President Vladimir Putin has hinted.

Business » Energy | February 18, 2015, Wednesday // 00:45