Top 10 News for the Last 2 Weeks

Rafael Catalá: Spain Stands Ready to Help Bulgaria in Judicial Reform

A Spanish prosecutor will be incorporated as part of the European Commission’s supervision on the Bulgarian judicial system, Spain’s acting Justice Minister Rafael Catalá told Bulgarian journalists on Thursday.

Novinite Insider | April 22, 2016, Friday // 09:53

European Commission Proposes to Drop Visas for Ukraine Citizens

The European Commission proposed on Wednesday to lift visa requirements for the citizens of Ukraine for travel to the Schengen area.

World » EU | April 20, 2016, Wednesday // 15:25

Bulgarian Truck Drivers to Block Border with Greece Before Easter

Bulgarian road haulage companies are to seal off all checkpoints along the border with Greece, a trade union has said.

World » Southeast Europe | April 20, 2016, Wednesday // 17:53

Bulgaria, Romania, Ukraine Discuss Setting up Joint Army Brigade

Bulgaria, Romania and Ukraine are discussing the possibility of setting up a joint military brigade.

Politics » Defense | April 21, 2016, Thursday // 16:08

Lidl Bulgaria Faces Fine for Misleading Advertisement

The Commission for Protection of Competition (KZK) established that Lidl Bulgaria had committed an offence through a misleading advertising campaign.

Business | April 26, 2016, Tuesday // 14:02

Bulgaria’s Patriotic Front Submits Motion to Ban Wearing Burqas in Public Places

Bulgaria’s Patriotic Front proposed to Parliament on Wednesday to ban the wearing in public places of burqas, or head veils hiding the face, citing potential threats to national security.

Politics » Domestic | April 20, 2016, Wednesday // 14:21

Most Medicine Graduates in Bulgaria's Sofia Willing to Leave Country

Three-quarters of people who graduated the Medical University of Sofia in 2015 seek to leave the country, a survey cited by private bTV station shows.

Society » Health | April 20, 2016, Wednesday // 21:48

Fingerprint Identification to be Introduced in Bulgarian Hospitals by September 25

Fingerprint identification in Bulgarian hospitals will be introduced by September 25 at the latest.

Society » Health | April 21, 2016, Thursday // 14:06

Sofia's Restored Ancient Roman Complex to be Unveiled on Wednesday

The restored ancient Roman complex Serdica will be unveiled in the centre of the Bulgarian capital on Wednesday.

Society » Culture | April 20, 2016, Wednesday // 12:21

Gazprom Puts Forward New South Stream Route

Russian energy giant Gazprom has tabled a new option to revive the South Stream pipeline, local media report.

Business » Energy | April 28, 2016, Thursday // 11:29