ARCHIVE - 1 February 2019

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BSMEPA with a Decisive Contribution to the Activation of the Bulgarian-Egyptian Business Relations

Today, 1 February 2019, the Executive Agency for Promotion of Small and Medium-Sized Enterprises hosted business meetings between Bulgarian and Egyptian companies held immediately after the signing of the Protocol of the I-th Session of the Bulgarian-Egyp

Business | February 1, 2019, Friday // 19:54

Tripartite Meeting was Held Between BSMEPA, the Ministry of Economy and the European Bank for Reconstruction and Development

Trilateral meeting between the Executive Director of BSMEPA Dr.

Business | February 1, 2019, Friday // 19:51

The BSMEPA and BASSCOM Partners in Organizing a Bilateral ICT orum

A partnership with BSMEPA in organizing a Bulgarian-Macedonian ICT Business Forum was discussed by the Executive Director of the Agency Dr.

Business | February 1, 2019, Friday // 19:49

BSMEPA Initiates a Meeting of Partner Organizations from the Western Balkans

A meeting took place in BSMEPA between Dr.

Business | February 1, 2019, Friday // 19:45

Reuters: Bulgaria will Build Pipeline to Transport Russian Gas

Bulgaria will build a pipeline to transport mainly Russian natural gas to Serbia from its border with Turkey after three companies, including Gazprom, filed binding offers for capacity at its gas network, officials said on Thursday, reports Reuters.

Business » Energy | February 1, 2019, Friday // 09:20


Ministry of Agriculture and Food: Trade Between Bulgaria and Egypt has Great Potential

The 11-year period during which the joint Bulgarian-Egyptian Intergovernmental Commission did not hold sessions was too long.

Politics » Diplomacy | February 1, 2019, Friday // 17:43

IMF Says Preparation for Euro Zone Beneficial for Bulgaria

Bulgaria’s push to join the euro zone is having a beneficial impact on the country, the International Monetary Fund said on Friday, reports Reuters.

Politics » Bulgaria in EU | February 1, 2019, Friday // 19:59

Ognyan Zlatev, EC: No-deal Brexit is the Worst Option for Both Sides

All heads of the European institutions reaffirmed their view that the Brexit agreement was not subject to renegotiation.

Politics » Bulgaria in EU | February 1, 2019, Friday // 09:16

Bulgarian Road Agency is Experiencing Technical Difficulties with Issuing E-vignettes

There is a technical difficulty in issuing electronic vignettes, the Road Infrastructure Agency said on 31st of January, reports BNT.

Politics » Domestic | February 1, 2019, Friday // 09:17


Good Conditions for Skiing, Strong Wind High on Vitosha and the Balkan

There are favourable conditions for skiing, the Mountain Rescue Service to the Bulgarian Red Cross told Focus News Agency.

Society » Environment | February 1, 2019, Friday // 17:51

Mostly Sunshine, High Broken Clouds over West Bulgaria this Afternoon

Today it will be mostly sunny.

Society » Environment | February 1, 2019, Friday // 09:12

Anti-epidemic Measures in Burgas Region Lifted

The flu epidemic in Burgas region, with all associated anti-epidemic measures, has been cancelled, the Regional Administration said.

Society » Health | February 1, 2019, Friday // 17:49


Bank Employee from Northeastern Bulgaria Arrested for Embezzling over BGN 200,000

A 29-year-old bank employee in the town of Dulovo has been detained for embezzling large amounts of money, said the Silistra Directorate of the Ministry of the Interior.

Crime | February 1, 2019, Friday // 17:44

Head of Work Capability Assessment Commission in North Bulgaria was Arrested for Taking Bribes

The head of the Work Capability Assessment Commission in Lovech (central North Bulgaria).

Crime | February 1, 2019, Friday // 09:14


Bulgaria’s Kristalina Georgieva Becomes Interim President of the World Bank

Bulgaria’s former EU Commissioner, Kristalina Georgieva, assumes the role of Interim President of the World Bank effective as of 1st of February, reports BNT.

World | February 1, 2019, Friday // 20:00

Bulgarian Researchers Discover Five New Plant Fossils on Antarctica

After the two-month biological research as part of the National Polar Research Programme has concluded, research continues in the remaining two months of the Antarctic summer in the field of earth sciences, said Prof.

World | February 1, 2019, Friday // 17:48
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