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GERB-UDF Likely to Support Anastas Gerdzhikov, Rector of Sofia University Running for President

GERB will support the candidacy of the rector of Sofia University "St. Kliment Ohridski" Prof. Anastas Gerdjikov for president, which will be nominated by an independent committee. Such information appeared in several media outlets, citing sources from Bo

Politics | September 30, 2021, Thursday // 17:43 | Viewed: 1986

Bulgaria's Caretaker Cabinet Seeking solutions for submitting National Recovery Plan, president Radev

"The caretaker cabinet is exploring potential solutions to submit the National Recovery and Resilience Plan.

Politics » Domestic | September 30, 2021, Thursday // 16:40 | Viewed: 1854

Do Bulgarian Villages Stand Chance of Bouncing back to Life

Until no more than three-four years ago, Bulgaria, along with Russia, Belarus and Ukraine, was top of the grim list of countries whose rural areas were rapidly losing their population.

Politics » Domestic | September 30, 2021, Thursday // 14:56 | Viewed: 2704

Bulgarian Elections: How to Vote 2 in 1 on November 14

In the parliamentary and presidential elections on November 14, one vote will be cast with one card, but in most of the sections where the voting is by machine, the devices will probably be not one, but two.

Politics » Elections | September 30, 2021, Thursday // 14:11 | Viewed: 1737

Tensions between Serbia and Kosovo Eased

Serbia and Kosovo have reached an agreement to ease the situation on their border, an EU official confirmed on Thursday.

Politics | September 30, 2021, Thursday // 14:09 | Viewed: 1646

Paris Court Finds Ex-President Sarcozy Guilty of Illegal Campaigning

Former French President Nicolas Sarkozy was found guilty Thursday of illegal campaign financing of his unsuccessful 2012 reelection bid.

Politics | September 30, 2021, Thursday // 13:56 | Viewed: 1621

G20 to Confer on Afghanistan Prospects

An extraordinary meeting of the Group of 20 major economies to discuss Afghanistan will take place on 12 October, Italian PM Mario Draghi announced on Wednesday, Reuters reported.

Politics | September 30, 2021, Thursday // 12:55 | Viewed: 1582

Bulgaria-Born Klara Dobrev Faces Orban in Hungary

Hungarian politician Klara Dobrev, 49, whose father is Bulgarian, proved to be a major candidate in the opposition's attempt to oust Prime Minister Viktor Orban in next year's elections.

Politics » Elections | September 30, 2021, Thursday // 11:05 | Viewed: 2110

Another Party Joins "We Continue the Change"

The Social Democrats are joining "We Continue the Change" to run together in the November 14 parliamentary elections.

Politics » Elections | September 30, 2021, Thursday // 10:51 | Viewed: 1824

EU is Considering Lifting the Visa-Free Regime for Ukraine, Moldova and Georgia

A document on the possible abolition of the visa-free regime for Ukraine, Moldova, Georgia and the Western Balkans was published on September 27 during the visit of European Commission President Ursula von der Leyen to the Western Balkans, the Ukrainian n

Politics » Diplomacy | September 30, 2021, Thursday // 10:22 | Viewed: 1922

CEC Refused Registration for Parliamentary Elections of Former Gambling Boss Bozhkov

The Central Election Commission has refused to register the party of Dubai-based businessman with Vasil Bozhkov "Bulgarian Summer" for the November 14th parliamentary elections.

Politics | September 30, 2021, Thursday // 10:12 | Viewed: 1671

Putin Receives Erdogan in Sochi, Talk for Three Hours

SOCHI, September 29.

Politics » Diplomacy | September 29, 2021, Wednesday // 18:33 | Viewed: 1686

Bulgarians and EU Citizens Will Enter UK only with Passports from October 1st

As of October 1, 2021, Bulgarian citizens can enter the UK only with an international passport, which must be valid for the entire period of the planned stay.

Politics » Bulgaria in EU | September 29, 2021, Wednesday // 18:24 | Viewed: 3742

Ursula von der Leyen on Her Balkan Tour Urges Belgrade Pristina to Iron out license Plates Controversy

he head of the European Union's executive branch on Wednesday called on Kosovo and Serbia to resolve their disputes through the dialogue and deescalate the recent tension over license plates.

Politics | September 29, 2021, Wednesday // 16:26 | Viewed: 2263

Bulgarian Truck Crammed with Afghan Migrants Caught on Trakia Highway

A truck with 55 migrants onboard was caught on the Trakia highway, the Appellate Prosecutor's Office reports.

Politics » Domestic | September 29, 2021, Wednesday // 16:14 | Viewed: 2268

Leader of "Ataka" Volen Siderov Will Run for President

Ataka leader Volen Siderov has announced he will run for president.

Politics | September 29, 2021, Wednesday // 15:12 | Viewed: 1718

President Radev Challenged ex-PM Borissov to Face Him in Presidential Elections

President Rumen Radev again called on GERB leader Boyko Borissov to enter the battle for president's office at Dondukov 2.

Politics | September 29, 2021, Wednesday // 15:05 | Viewed: 1582

Gallup: If the Vote Were Today - GERB Wins, Battle for the Second Place gets Heated

The poll clearly shows how the new formation of Petkov and Vassilev affects the standings

Politics » Elections | September 29, 2021, Wednesday // 14:54 | Viewed: 2052

Analysis: Attempted Coup in the IMF?

Analysis by Joseph Stiglitz, American economist and Nobel laureate, comments for Project Sindicate

Politics » Diplomacy | September 29, 2021, Wednesday // 14:35 | Viewed: 1807

"We Continue the Change" Set Conditions for Collaboration with GERB and MRF

The condition of "We continue the change" to GERB and MRF to hold talks on possible post-election rule are such that they are almost impossible: MRF to break with ex-MP Peevski, and GERB to support the replacement of Chief Prosecutor Ivan Geshev.

Politics » Domestic | September 29, 2021, Wednesday // 14:35 | Viewed: 1628

Bulgaria Census 2021: Deadline for Visits from Counters Extended till October 10

At its meeting today, the government decided that the counters will be able to visit households, buildings and homes until 20.00 on October 10, 2021. The period for visits from the counters is extended by one week.

Politics » Domestic | September 29, 2021, Wednesday // 14:12 | Viewed: 1720
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