Top 10 News for the Last 2 Weeks

Juncker Approves Slovenia’s Violeta Bulc as EC Member

European Commission President-elect Jean-Claude Juncker has approved the nomination of Slovenia’s vice premier Violeta Bulc for member of the EU’s executive body.

World » EU | October 15, 2014, Wednesday // 11:32

Bulgaria’s President: New Elections Are Not an Option

Bulgaria needs a functioning Parliament and a government elected by it, according to President Rosen Plevneliev.

Politics » Domestic | October 20, 2014, Monday // 16:32

GERB, DPS Talks on Government Formation Kick Off

The centre-right GERB and the Movement for Rights and Freedoms (DPS) will negotiate on Tuesday afternoon on the formation and support for new government.

Politics » Early Elections 2014 | October 14, 2014, Tuesday // 14:20

Bulgaria's GERB, Patriotic Front Agree on Forming New Government

Bulgaria’s center-right party GERB, the winner in the early elections on October 05, and the nationalist coalition Patriotic Front have agreed on forming a new government, Wednesday.

Politics » Domestic | October 16, 2014, Thursday // 18:33

Sofia Hosts Spectacular Bulgarian Air Force Show

An impressive air show marked the the 102nd anniversary of Bulgaria’s Air Force at Sofia Vrazhdebna airport on Saturday.

Politics » Defense | October 11, 2014, Saturday // 17:05

Greece 'in Talks' with Bulgaria over F-16 Fighters

Athens and Sofia are in talks about Bulgaria's possible purchase of second-hand F-16, a Greek media outlet argues.

Politics » Defense | October 12, 2014, Sunday // 16:49

Bulgaria 'Is Mafia with Democracy on the Inside' - Italian journalist

Italy is a democracy with a mafia on the inside, while Bulgaria is mafia with democracy on the inside, journalist and writer Roberto Saviano believes.

Views on BG | October 12, 2014, Sunday // 12:06

Russia Condemns 'Inadmissible Rhetoric' of Bulgarian President

Russia’s Foreign Ministry has expressed serious concern about claims of Bulgarian President Rosen Plevneliev that Russia is an aggressive and nationalist country.

Politics » Diplomacy | October 9, 2014, Thursday // 18:59

Gazprom Announces 47% Price Spike for South Stream Gas Pipeline

Alexander Ivannikov, First Deputy Head of the Department for Finance & Economics at Gazprom, has announced a major spike in the cost of the South Stream gas pipeline.

Business » Energy | October 9, 2014, Thursday // 18:10