ARCHIVE - 7 February 2019

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Business

Bulgarian High-tech Company Goes Public
Russian IT Company with over $ 1 Billion in Revenue is Entering the Bulgarian Market
Open Doors For Visitors at the Central Electoral Commission
Ministry of Energy: Bulgaria Wants to Keep its Coal-fired Power Plants Running

Politics

Theresa May and Jean-Claude Juncker Will Discuss the Deal for Brexit
Bulgarian Opposition BSP Proposes Election of New Members of Central Election Commission
Joint Meeting of the Governments of Romania and Bulgaria in February in Bucharest
Bulgarian Head of State Will Look at the Annual Analysis of the Armed Forces
The European Commission Again Lowered Bulgaria's Economic Growth Estimate for 2018
Bulgaria is Seeking EU Funding for Another 10 km Underground and at Least 9 Stations in Sofia
Bulgarian PM Ordered an Inspection of Subsidies for Passenger Transport in Small Settlements
Parliament Has Increased the Punishment For Domestic Violence
An Average of 10,000 New Job Places Are Created in Bulgaria Each Year
Bulgaria Has Allocated Nearly BGN 20 million For Aids For People with Disabilities
134 Snow Cleaning Machines Are Cleaning the Roads in the Capital
Bulgaria Border police: Heavy Truck Traffic on Vidin Checkpoint

Society

71% of Bulgarians Say Highest-level Corruption has to be Investigated
5.7-Magnitude Quake Hits Indonesia
2018 Was the Third or Fourth Hottest Year
Mostly Cloudy, in most Regions in Bulgaria the Precipitation will Stop by Noon
National Palace of Culture Will Host the Harry Potter Book Night
Archaeological Visitor Centre will be Built in Perperikon
Bulgaria to Become Eurotransplant Member by April 1
Flu Epidemic also Cancelled in Blagoevgrad

Crime

Synthetic Drug Laboratory Unveiled near Sofia
Two Dead Bodies were Found in an Apartment in the Center of Shumen

World

What the Next President of the World Bank Should Do?
Data Shows Suicide Rate Falls by a Third Globally
Bulgarian Foreign Minister: The Western Balkans' EU-integration is an Irreversible Process

Novinite Insider

The Five Myths About Bulgarian Employer Branding, by Maxim Behar, CEO, M3 Communications Group, Inc

Business

Bulgarian High-tech Company Goes Public

Bulgarian high-tech company BIODIT wants to go out on the stock exchange.

Business | February 7, 2019, Thursday // 15:44

Russian IT Company with over $ 1 Billion in Revenue is Entering the Bulgarian Market

Russian Softline is expanding its operations in Eastern Europe, including its entry into the Bulgarian market.

Business | February 7, 2019, Thursday // 15:00

Open Doors For Visitors at the Central Electoral Commission

The Central Electoral Commission announces an open doors day and invites all citizens who wish to attend the regular Commission meeting today.

Business | February 7, 2019, Thursday // 11:48

Ministry of Energy: Bulgaria Wants to Keep its Coal-fired Power Plants Running

Bulgaria plans to keep the coal-fired power plants running because they are basic to the country, the country’s Deputy Minister of Energy Zhecho Stankov said on 6th of February during a discussion.

Business » Energy | February 7, 2019, Thursday // 07:45

Politics

Theresa May and Jean-Claude Juncker Will Discuss the Deal for Brexit

British Prime Minister Teresa May and European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker will discuss the deal for Brexit in Brussels on how the UK wants to amend or replace the Irish backstop, reported Econ.

Politics | February 7, 2019, Thursday // 11:00

Bulgarian Opposition BSP Proposes Election of New Members of Central Election Commission

The opposition party “BSP for Bulgaria” on 6th of February filed a proposal to the Parliament for opening a procedure for the election of new members of the Central Election Commission (CEC).

Politics | February 7, 2019, Thursday // 07:49

Joint Meeting of the Governments of Romania and Bulgaria in February in Bucharest

The interim minister of transport of Romania Rovana Plumb discussed on Tuesday with his Bulgarian counterpart Rossen Jeliazkov about two priority projects for bilateral relations, respective the insurance of the minimum conditions for navigation for the d

Politics » Diplomacy | February 7, 2019, Thursday // 16:44

Bulgarian Head of State Will Look at the Annual Analysis of the Armed Forces

The Head of State and Supreme Commander-in-Chief of the Armed Forces Rumen Radev will be acquainted with the analysis of the preparation, the army order and the discipline in the Bulgarian Army and the structures of the direct subordination of the Ministe

Politics » Defense | February 7, 2019, Thursday // 11:06

The European Commission Again Lowered Bulgaria's Economic Growth Estimate for 2018

The growth of the Bulgarian economy for the past year is below expectations in the European Commission's autumn economic forecast, the institution said today, presenting its data for the EU member states and the euro area.

Politics » Bulgaria in EU | February 7, 2019, Thursday // 15:47

Bulgaria is Seeking EU Funding for Another 10 km Underground and at Least 9 Stations in Sofia

Bulgaria has prepared a project to finance a new 10 km metro in Sofia and at least 9 metro stations for the next programming period until 2027, said Dr.

Politics » Domestic | February 7, 2019, Thursday // 15:28

Bulgarian PM Ordered an Inspection of Subsidies for Passenger Transport in Small Settlements

Prime Minister Boyko Borisov has ordered the Ministry of Transport, Information Technology and Communications to check in connection with the granting of subsidies for passenger transport on unprofitable bus lines in sparsely populated mountain and border

Politics » Domestic | February 7, 2019, Thursday // 13:42

Parliament Has Increased the Punishment For Domestic Violence

The Parliament has defined the criminal offence committed in the context of domestic violence, the Bulgarian National Television reports.

Politics » Domestic | February 7, 2019, Thursday // 13:02

An Average of 10,000 New Job Places Are Created in Bulgaria Each Year

''Over the last decade, the private sector in Bulgaria has an average of 10,000 new jobs per year.

Politics » Domestic | February 7, 2019, Thursday // 12:58

Bulgaria Has Allocated Nearly BGN 20 million For Aids For People with Disabilities

For the period January-December 2018 the state has allocated 19 947 841 BGN 42 for auxiliary equipment, devices and medical devices for people with disabilities.

Politics » Domestic | February 7, 2019, Thursday // 11:39

134 Snow Cleaning Machines Are Cleaning the Roads in the Capital

On the night of Thursday, due to the snowfall in Sofia, 134 machines were cleaning the roadways.

Politics » Domestic | February 7, 2019, Thursday // 09:50

Bulgaria Border police: Heavy Truck Traffic on Vidin Checkpoint

There is heavy truck traffic to Romania through Danube Bridge Vidin checkpoint, according to Border Police data as of 6.

Politics » Domestic | February 7, 2019, Thursday // 07:31

Society

71% of Bulgarians Say Highest-level Corruption has to be Investigated

71% of Bulgarians say it is necessary to investigate corruption at the highest political level, and 63% say that corruption at municipal level has to be investigated, said Alpha Research manager Boryana Dimitrova at a round table, Focus News Agency report

Society | February 7, 2019, Thursday // 16:27

5.7-Magnitude Quake Hits Indonesia

An earthquake of 5.

Society » Environment | February 7, 2019, Thursday // 11:52

2018 Was the Third or Fourth Hottest Year

2018 will probably be ranked third or fourth as the warmest year since meteorological observation in the world.

Society » Environment | February 7, 2019, Thursday // 10:50

Mostly Cloudy, in most Regions in Bulgaria the Precipitation will Stop by Noon

Still cloudy today.

Society » Environment | February 7, 2019, Thursday // 07:36

National Palace of Culture Will Host the Harry Potter Book Night

For the third consecutive year, the National Palace of Culture will host the Harry Potter Book Night, reported Novinite.

Society » Culture | February 7, 2019, Thursday // 11:18

Archaeological Visitor Centre will be Built in Perperikon

A visitor centre for BGN 3 million will be built in Perperikon in 2019, archaeologist Prof.

Society » Archaeology | February 7, 2019, Thursday // 10:43

Bulgaria to Become Eurotransplant Member by April 1

The Parliament tasked Minister of Health Kiril Ananiev with presenting an action plan by April 1, 2019 with concrete steps for Bulgaria to become a member of Eurotransplant.

Society » Health | February 7, 2019, Thursday // 16:26

Flu Epidemic also Cancelled in Blagoevgrad

As of today the flu epidemic and anti-epidemic measures in the Blagoevgrad region are lifted, the Ministry of Health said.

Society » Health | February 7, 2019, Thursday // 10:42

Crime

Synthetic Drug Laboratory Unveiled near Sofia

Laboratory for Synthetic Drug was discovered in Radomir, the Ministry of Interior announced.

Crime | February 7, 2019, Thursday // 13:38

Two Dead Bodies were Found in an Apartment in the Center of Shumen

Two bodies were found in an apartment in the center of Shumen.

Crime | February 7, 2019, Thursday // 13:35

World

What the Next President of the World Bank Should Do?

As the World Bank’s board considers nominations for the institution’s next president (Donald Trump is expected to nominate David Malpass, the US Treasury department’s top official on international affairs), there are two critical ways he or she can make

World | February 7, 2019, Thursday // 10:54

Data Shows Suicide Rate Falls by a Third Globally

Suicides have fallen globally by more than a third since 1990, according to a far-reaching analysis released Thursday that highlighted profound differences in the number of men and women taking their own lives, reports AFP.

World | February 7, 2019, Thursday // 10:46

Bulgarian Foreign Minister: The Western Balkans' EU-integration is an Irreversible Process

"I am happy that after the Bulgarian Presidency of the Council of the EU, the European integration process for the Western Balkans is already irreversible," Deputy Prime Minister and Foreign Minister Ekaterina Zaharieva said during a meeting with Roberto

World » EU | February 7, 2019, Thursday // 13:46

Novinite Insider

The Five Myths About Bulgarian Employer Branding, by Maxim Behar, CEO, M3 Communications Group, Inc

In the whole jungle of opinions, exclamations, hating, positive opinions and heated debates whether good business can be done in Bulgaria five myths tend to stand out more clearly.

Novinite Insider » Interview | February 7, 2019, Thursday // 09:36
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