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President Radev: Dissolution of the National Assembly is a Matter of Days

In order to have a fair vote, the composition of the CEC is important, he said during the hearing of a new candidate for a member of CEC from the party TISP

Politics » Elections | September 10, 2021, Friday // 10:52 | Viewed: 2076

Bulgaria: Populist Party Spreads Antti-Vaccine Info to Reap Election Dividends

The populist party ‘There is such a people’ – which won the last parliamentary elections but failed to form a government – has proposed to ban by law any possibility of introducing mandatory vaccination against COVID-19 in Bulgaria.

Politics » Elections | September 9, 2021, Thursday // 13:48 | Viewed: 3317

Bulgaria Braces for Election 2 in 1 amid Electoral Fatigue

Conferring with the leadership of the Central Electoral Commission (CEC) on Tuesday, Bulgarian President Rumen Radev said he expects from the Commission to say whether they are ready, in organisational, technical, technological, timeframe and financial te

Politics » Elections | September 9, 2021, Thursday // 12:26 | Viewed: 2296

Builgarians Head to Polls Third Time This Year Pin Hopes on New Political Force

Bulgaria will head to its third national election this year, after the Socialists became the third political party to refuse to lead a government following July’s inconclusive parliamentary election.

Politics » Elections | September 6, 2021, Monday // 11:39 | Viewed: 2576

2,000 more Machines will be Needed in a 2-in-1 Election

For the organization of the two votes separately from each other, there should be at least two weeks between them, says Rositsa Mateva from the CEC

Politics » Elections | September 5, 2021, Sunday // 12:12 | Viewed: 2127

National Assembly Voted: Presidential Elections will be held on November 14

Without any debate, parliament accepted the proposal that the presidential election be held on November 14, 2021. The date was voted as the first item in the session that began this morning.

Politics » Elections | September 2, 2021, Thursday // 09:17 | Viewed: 11122

Bulgaria’s Presidential Elections: Only Two Candidates For Now

Two months before the presidential election in Bulgaria, only one pair of candidates has been announced, and most parties will announce candidates at the last minute, if any.

Politics » Elections | August 31, 2021, Tuesday // 09:20 | Viewed: 2837

Parliamentary Leaders Quote November 7 and 14 as Possible Dates for ElectionsTwo-in-One

November 7 and 14 are the possible dates for holding of one-in-two elections.

Politics » Elections | August 25, 2021, Wednesday // 14:33 | Viewed: 2506

Bulgarian Parliament Speaker: Presidential Elections Coming in November

The head of the parliament, Iva Miteva, who is an MP from "There Is Such a People", spoke out against political populism. She appealed to the parliament, the president and the Council of Ministers to stop populism and start talking about real action.

Politics » Elections | August 23, 2021, Monday // 15:39 | Viewed: 2103

New Talks, Old Positions: Second Snap Elections Seem More Likely to Happen

“Without knowing when and to which party represented in parliament, President Rumen Radev will hand over the third mandate to form a government.”Stand up. BG! We are Coming" will initiate talks with everyone without GERB and DPS to form a government”

Politics » Elections | August 19, 2021, Thursday // 17:21 | Viewed: 1973

July 2021 Elections Survey:There Is Such a People 0.2% ahead of GERB by 0.2 %

In a survey conducted between June 26 and July 1 among 1,011 respondents between June 26 and July, the Centre for Analysis and Marketing (CAM) found that the There Is Such a People (TISP) ranks 0.

Politics » Elections | July 5, 2021, Monday // 16:17 | Viewed: 3457

Gallup International Balkan: ITN and GERB-UDF Have Equal Chances to Win July Elections

ITN (There Is Such a People) party and the coalition GERB-UDF are neck and neck for the upcoming snap elections for parliament on 11 July, a Gallup International Balkan survey, commissioned by the Bulgarian National Radio shows.

Politics » Elections | June 17, 2021, Thursday // 13:56 | Viewed: 2850

Bulgaria: Additional 800 Voting Machines Expected from Taiwan

More than 700 polling stations will be equipped with more than one voting machine for the early general elections on July 11, Rositsa Mateva, Deputy Chairperson and Spokesperson for the Central Election Commission, said in an interview for bTV.

Politics » Elections | June 14, 2021, Monday // 10:41 | Viewed: 2672

Election Campaign Kicks off in Bulgaria on 11 July

Campaigning officially opens Friday for the July 11 general elections in Bulgaria.

Politics » Elections | June 11, 2021, Friday // 11:16 | Viewed: 2297

Bulgaria: Alpha Research Polling Agency Comes out with Forecast for July Snap Election

With a few days to go before the official campaigning period ahead of Bulgaria’s July 11 early parliamentary elections, Boyko Borissov’s GERB-UDF electoral coalition has 20.

Politics » Elections | June 9, 2021, Wednesday // 14:05 | Viewed: 2083

No Machine Voting for Bulgarians Abroad – Central Election Commission

There will be no machine voting abroad, Stoil Tsitselkov, deputy chairman of the Public Council at the Central Election Commission - CEC, has told BNR's Horizont program.

Politics » Elections | June 8, 2021, Tuesday // 13:27 | Viewed: 2848

Bulgaria: People Aged 60 Were Slowest in Experimental Machine Voting

Ninety-seven people cast their vote within two hours during the machine voting experiment conducted by the Central Election Commission (CEC) in the village of Dobroslavtsi, BNR’s correspondent Tsvetelina Stoyanova reports.

Politics » Elections | May 31, 2021, Monday // 14:52 | Viewed: 2249

Bulgaria: July 11 Snap Elections Will Cost BGN 15,75 Million

The snap parliamentary elections on July 11 will cost BGN15.

Politics » Elections | May 28, 2021, Friday // 09:57 | Viewed: 2245

Presidential Candidate al-Assad: Election Entitlement and Popular Response Prove Syrian Citizen Is Free

Candidate for the post of President of the Syrian Arab Republic, Bashar al-Assad and his wife cast their votes at a polling station in the Municipality Council of Douma city in Damascus countryside.

Politics » Elections | May 27, 2021, Thursday // 17:17 | Viewed: 2480

Polls Closed in Syria, Vote Count Begins


Politics » Elections | May 27, 2021, Thursday // 17:07 | Viewed: 1866

Election Fraud in Bulgaria: 12-17 Percent of Voting Sections Exposed to Risk of Vote Trading

Between 12 and 17 per cent of all voting sections in the April 4 general elections in Bulgaria were at a high risk for vote trading, according to a new study of the Anti-Corruption Fund (ACF) that was presented on Thursday.

Politics » Elections | May 27, 2021, Thursday // 15:32 | Viewed: 2452
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