Top 10 News for the Last 2 Weeks

Interior Minister Points to Budget Shortfall, Migrant Pressure as Key Challenges

Migrant pressure and a shortage of finds are the main issues Bulgaria’s Interior Ministry should tackle in the near term, Interior Minister Veselin Vuchkov said on Sunday.

Politics | November 16, 2014, Sunday // 16:33

Bulgaria’s President to Arrive in Poland on 2-Day Official Visit

Bulgarian President Rosen Plevneliev will pay an official visit to Poland on November 18-19.

Politics » Domestic | November 17, 2014, Monday // 10:55

Forbes: Culprits for Events at KTB at Bulgaria's KTB Should Now Be Held Accountable

Bulgaria has now an opportunity to call to account those responsible for the developments at Corpbank, with "prosecutions and jail sentences where appropriate", an article on Forbes magazine's website reads.

Views on BG | November 8, 2014, Saturday // 12:31

Who Are Bulgaria's New Ministers?

Bulgaria's Prime Minister Boyko Borisov and his cabinet involving participation or support from a total of four parties were approved and sworn in by the National Assembly on Friday. You can find more by clicking the links.

Politics » Domestic | November 8, 2014, Saturday // 10:39

Bulgaria Wins 2nd Place at Junior Eurovision 2014

Bulgaria has ranked second at the Junior Eurovision contest in Malta, winning 147 points with a song titled Planet of the Children.

Society » Culture | November 15, 2014, Saturday // 22:38

Photo Exhibition Shows Abandoned Places In Bulgaria

The photo exhibition “The Abandoned Bulgaria” shows 30 deserted places in the country.

Society » Culture | November 11, 2014, Tuesday // 13:03

Who Is Who: Klaus Iohannis, the New President of Romania

Klaus Werner Iohannis, the winner of Romania's 2014 presidential run-off, was born on June 13, 1959 in the Transylvanian city of Sibiu, an idyllic place in the heart of Romania which was once mostly German-speaking and had a significant ethnic German popu

World » Southeast Europe | November 17, 2014, Monday // 09:10

Sofia Synagogue Ranked Among World's Most Beautiful Temples

The Sofia synagogue is ranked among the 19 most beautiful houses of worship in the world by the Architectural Digest magazine.

Society » Culture | November 12, 2014, Wednesday // 17:30

Patient With Ebola-Like Symptoms Hospitalised In Sofia, Officials Doubt Ebola Version

A patient with symptoms, similar to those of Ebola, who recently returned from Sierra Leone, is hospitalised in Sofia's Military Hospital, Bulgaria's Health Ministry has confirmed.

Society » Health | November 20, 2014, Thursday // 22:06

Piccadilly, Carrefour Supermarkets To Merge In Bulgaria

The owners of Bulgaria’s supermarket chain Piccadilly and the Carrefour franchise agreed to merge the two retail chains in Bulgaria.

Business | November 11, 2014, Tuesday // 08:02