Bulgarian President Radev Vetoes Armored Vehicle Donation to Ukraine, Prioritizes National Security

Bulgarian President Rumen Radev took a decisive stance today, vetoing the agreement for the provision of armored transport vehicles to Ukraine

Politics | December 4, 2023, Monday // 11:18 | Viewed: 9231

National Health Insurance Fund Leadership Resigns Amid Controversy

The Governor and Deputy Governor of the National Health Insurance Fund (NHIF), Stanimir Mihaylov and Prof Momchil Mavrov, have submitted their resignations to the National Assembly

Politics | December 1, 2023, Friday // 18:13 | Viewed: 2664

Bulgarian Parliament Ratified Acquisition of Stryker Combat Vehicles for Land Forces

The Bulgarian Parliament ratified an agreement on Friday for the acquisition of Stryker combat vehicles, marking a crucial step in bolstering the nation's defense capabilities

Politics » Defense | December 1, 2023, Friday // 16:55 | Viewed: 2873

US Report Reveals Terrorists Exploiting Bulgarian Networks for Trafficking

The annual terrorism report for 2022 from the US Bureau of Combating Terrorism has spotlighted Bulgaria's vulnerabilities, citing foreign terrorist groups leveraging the nation's illegal smuggling and trafficking networks to infiltrate Europe

Politics » Defense | December 1, 2023, Friday // 16:17 | Viewed: 3321

Bulgaria: Political Leaders Demand NHIF Heads' Resignation Over Election Controversy

GERB leader Boyko Borissov, along with Democratic Bulgaria co-chair Hristo Ivanov and We Continue the Change co-chair Asen Vassilev, jointly announced their intention to request the resignation of the Governor and Deputy Governor of the National Health In

Politics | December 1, 2023, Friday // 14:35 | Viewed: 2437

Bulgaria Participates in NATO's Cyber Coalition 2023, Enhances Cyber Defence

Bulgaria is actively engaged in NATO's Cyber Coalition 2023, a significant cyber defence drill recognized as one of the world's largest exercises

Politics » Defense | December 1, 2023, Friday // 13:00 | Viewed: 2774

Zelensky has Asked for More Weapons from Bulgaria

Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky spoke by phone with Bulgarian Prime Minister Nikolai Denkov

Politics » Defense | December 1, 2023, Friday // 12:25 | Viewed: 3463

PM Denkov Optimistic as Bulgaria Nears Schengen Criteria Approval

Prime Minister Nikolai Denkov delivered upbeat news, announcing Bulgaria's commendable performance in meeting all the prerequisites for Schengen membership

Politics | December 1, 2023, Friday // 11:49 | Viewed: 3462

Bulgaria's Defense Minister Highlights Potential in Drone Production

Bulgaria's Defense Minister, Todor Tagarev, has highlighted the country's significant prospects in drone manufacturing during an interview with Nova TV

Politics » Defense | December 1, 2023, Friday // 10:45 | Viewed: 2421

PM Denkov Criticizes Health Fund's Deputy Governor Election

Prime Minister Nikolai Denkov raised concerns regarding the recent appointment of Momchil Mavrov as Deputy Governor of the National Health Insurance Fund, citing violations of key principles and alleged lobbying

Politics | December 1, 2023, Friday // 09:56 | Viewed: 1393

India's Minister of State Engages in Key Diplomatic Meetings during Bulgaria Visit

Mrs. Meenakashi Lekhi, Hon’ble Minister of State of External Affairs and Culture, Republic of India is on official visit to Republic of Bulgaria from 30th November, 2023 to 1st December, 2023

Politics » Diplomacy | November 30, 2023, Thursday // 17:51 | Viewed: 2125

Leadership Update: Deputy Chief Secretary Change at Bulgarian Interior Ministry

Stanimir Stanev has been released from the post of Deputy Chief Secretary of the Ministry of Internal Affairs

Politics | November 30, 2023, Thursday // 17:38 | Viewed: 2079

Sofia Municipal Council Deadlocked Again in Chairperson Election Stalemate

The Sofia Municipal Council remains ensnared in a deadlock following the third unsuccessful attempt to elect its chairperson on Thursday

Politics | November 30, 2023, Thursday // 17:18 | Viewed: 2526

EU Commissioner Gentiloni Assures Support for Bulgaria's Schengen Accession During Talks with PM Denkov

European Commissioner for Economy Paolo Gentiloni visited Bulgaria, emphasizing the European Commission's unwavering support for Bulgaria's Schengen accession and its aspirations to meet the criteria for joining the eurozone

Politics | November 30, 2023, Thursday // 17:14 | Viewed: 3308

Bulgarian Farmers Protested in Sofia Demanding Increased Aid

Bulgarian livestock and greenhouse farmers have reassembled in Sofia for another round of protests, staging a demonstration outside the Ministry of Agriculture and Food

Politics | November 30, 2023, Thursday // 14:30 | Viewed: 2075

NHIF Deputy Governor Election Sparks Controversy in Parliament Amid Allegations

In a closely contested decision, Momchil Mavrov has secured the position of deputy governor at the National Health Insurance Fund (NHIF), having been nominated by the GERB-SDS party

Politics | November 30, 2023, Thursday // 14:24 | Viewed: 1654

Sofia Council Leadership Battle: Bonev Retreats, Three Candidates Remain

The coalition of “We Continue the Change-Democratic Bulgaria” (WCC-DB) and “Spasi Sofia” decided not to propose a candidate for the chairmanship of the Metropolitan Municipal Council in today's session

Politics | November 30, 2023, Thursday // 13:01 | Viewed: 2495

Bulgarian Farmers Rally Anew for Aid Amidst Ongoing Protests

Animal farmers and greenhouse growers in Bulgaria are set to stage a renewed series of protests on November 30, commencing at 10:30 a.m. outside the Ministry of Agriculture and Food in Sofia

Politics | November 30, 2023, Thursday // 09:07 | Viewed: 1808

Bulgarian Skies Bar Lavrov's Plane, Accusations of 'Malice' by Russia's Spokeswoman

Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov arrived last night in the capital of North Macedonia, Skopje, for the meeting of his colleagues from the countries of the Organization for Security and Cooperation in Europe (OSCE), as his plane bypassed Bulgaria

Politics | November 30, 2023, Thursday // 08:57 | Viewed: 3201

Controversial Figure Delyan Peevski Wants to Become Prime Minister of Bulgaria

Delyan Peevski, head of the Movement for Rights and Freedoms (DPS) parliamentary group, has openly criticized Prime Minister Nikolai Denkov, accusing the government of failing to manage the aftermath of heavy snowfall in the country

Politics | November 29, 2023, Wednesday // 17:38 | Viewed: 3095

European Sky Shield: Bulgaria Joins 11 Nations in Air Defense Initiative

The Bulgarian Council of Ministers has greenlit a landmark decision, approving a draft Memorandum of Understanding between Bulgaria and 11 European nations

Politics » Defense | November 29, 2023, Wednesday // 14:24 | Viewed: 3051
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