Top 10 News for the Last 2 Weeks

Russia Denies Applying Pressure on Bulgaria to Change UN Head Candidate

Russia's Foreign Ministry has called "unacceptable" Bulgarian media reports of behind-the-scenes efforts to pressure Sofia into changing its UN Secretary General candidate.

Politics » Diplomacy | September 11, 2016, Sunday // 12:56

Bulgaria Ready to Transport 15 BCM of Gas via Balkan Hub Project - PM

There is "a clear view" in the region that the Balkan Gas Hub can be carried through, Bulgarian Prime Minister Boyko Borisov has said.

Business » Energy | September 18, 2016, Sunday // 14:20

Sofia to Host Charity Run in Support of Tolerance

The traditional Tole-Run is to take place in Bulgaria's capital Sofia on Sunday, September 18, at 09:00 local time.

Society | September 12, 2016, Monday // 11:11

Weekend Tax Approved by Bulgarian Parliament at Second Reading

Parliamentary deputies have approved at second reading the so-called weekend tax.

Business | September 15, 2016, Thursday // 16:49

Bulgaria Needs to Build a Healthier Relationship with Russia

Bulgarian media, politicians and social media users were quite busy in the first three days of the week, as dozens of news reports on TV stations and reports on websites were dedicated to a comment made by a Russian lawmaker.

Novinite Insider » Opinions | September 21, 2016, Wednesday // 19:27

IMF Revises Bulgarian Economic Growth Assessment to 3% of GDP

The International Monetary Fund has revised its assessment on economic growth in Bulgaria to 3% of GDP from an initially forecast 2.

Business | September 15, 2016, Thursday // 15:01

Serbia To Erect Fences at Bulgaria, Macedonia Borders

Serbia, a candidate for accession to the EU, will erect fences at its borders with Bulgaria and Macedonia in order to stop the illegal crossing of thousands of migrants who are trying to reach Europe’s interior, reported Die Frankfurter Allgemeine Zeitung

Politics | September 14, 2016, Wednesday // 15:27

Exhibition of Pulitzer-Winning Bulgarian Photographer Opens in Sofia

An exhibition of Thomson Reuters photographer Stoyan Nenov, who was among the Pulitzer winners in photography this year, can now be seen at the Czech Center in Sofia, Bulgaria.

Society » Culture | September 21, 2016, Wednesday // 09:40

Putin Appoints EU-Blacklisted Official as Spy Chief

Russian President Vladimir Putin has appointed Sergey Naryshkin, until now speaker of Parliament's lower house, as head of foreign intelligence service (SVR).

World » Russia | September 23, 2016, Friday // 13:35