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Bulgaria approved the Project to Purchase 8 New F-16 Fighter Jets

The Council of Ministers of the Republic of Bulgaria adopted a decision approving the project "Acquisition of 8 new F-l6C/D Block 70 aircraft, ammunition, training equipment, maintenance equipment, spare parts, initial maintenance and training for the Bul

Politics » Defense | October 26, 2022, Wednesday // 18:40 | Viewed: 1975

Bulgaria’s President at Consultations with GERB: You are Looked upon with Great Hope to Form a Government

President Rumen Radev began consultations with the parties represented in the parliament before handing over the first mandate to form a cabinet. The representatives of the largest parliamentary force GERB-SDS were invited first to "Dondukov" 2

Politics | October 26, 2022, Wednesday // 18:00 | Viewed: 2133

What is the Bulgarian Connection of UK PM Rishi Sunak

In 1974, Narayana Murthy, who is now the father-in-law of the new British Prime Minister Rishi Sunak, was arrested in Bulgaria for trying to talk about life in the country with a local couple

Politics | October 26, 2022, Wednesday // 13:18 | Viewed: 2903

The Bulgarian Government approved a Ban on In-House Procedures

The caretaker government approved changes to the Public Procurement Law, which provide for the abolition of in-house procedures in public procurement

Politics | October 26, 2022, Wednesday // 13:06 | Viewed: 1500

The Bulgarian Government will allocate 20 Million Leva for Heating Subsidies

The Bulgarian government will allocate BGN 20 million for a one-time aid for heating, announced acting Prime Minister Galab Donev

Politics | October 26, 2022, Wednesday // 12:41 | Viewed: 1440

Bulgaria: Consultations with GERB on Wednesday, the President will not Rush the Mandate

The head of state stated that he will not rush the procedure of handing over an exploratory mandate to form a government

Politics | October 25, 2022, Tuesday // 12:46 | Viewed: 1589

Bulgaria under Potential Threat of an Attack against "Turkish Stream" on its Territory

As a country through which the Turkish Stream gas pipeline (TurkStream) passes, Bulgaria is in potential danger after the Nord Stream 1 and 2 explosions

Politics » Defense | October 25, 2022, Tuesday // 12:17 | Viewed: 2434

Bulgaria’s GERB Party submitted a Draft Resolution on sending Military Aid to Ukraine

The largest parliamentary group GERB-SDS submitted to the parliament's secretariat a draft decision on sending military aid to Ukraine

Politics | October 25, 2022, Tuesday // 08:57 | Viewed: 1702

Bulgarian pro-Russian Party wants to organize a Discussion on the Eurozone and the Lev

“Bulgaria must preserve its lev and its currency, which is one of the most stable in the world”, said the leader of "Vazrazhdane" Kostadin Kostadinov at a briefing in front of the Bulgarian National Bank

Politics | October 24, 2022, Monday // 14:13 | Viewed: 1937

Bulgaria’s Interior Minister Fired almost all Police Chiefs in Sofia

The chiefs of seven police departments in Sofia are being replaced after the inspections provoked by the investigation into the cases involving Georgi Semerdzhiev and the "Ring Road" accident

Politics | October 24, 2022, Monday // 13:57 | Viewed: 2219

Bulgaria: “A Government without GERB Obviously Cannot Happen”

“A government without GERB obviously cannot happen”. This was stated by the GERB-SDS deputy Denitsa Sacheva on BNT

Politics | October 24, 2022, Monday // 09:40 | Viewed: 2074

First Reactions after the Election of a Speaker of the 48th Bulgarian Parliament

The 48th National Assembly has finally elected its chairman - Vezhdi Rashidov from GERB

Politics | October 21, 2022, Friday // 17:45 | Viewed: 2244

Bulgaria: Vezhdi Rashidov has been Elected Speaker of the 48th National Assembly

Vezhdi Rashidov was elected speaker of the 48th National Assembly with 139 votes in favor, 73 against and 27 abstentions

Politics | October 21, 2022, Friday // 15:15 | Viewed: 2362

Deputy PM: Bulgaria can receive nearly 16 Billion Leva from European Programs

“Bulgaria can receive nearly BGN 16 billion from the European programs for the new program period”, announced the Deputy Prime Minister for the utilization of European funds Atanas Pekanov

Politics | October 21, 2022, Friday // 13:27 | Viewed: 1881

MFA with Strong Reaction to the ideas in Skopje to Ban Bulgarian Associations in North Macedonia

The Bulgarian Ministry of Foreign Affairs reacted sharply against the ideas of parties in the Republic of North Macedonia for a law that would ban Bulgarian associations in our southwestern neighbor

Politics » Diplomacy | October 21, 2022, Friday // 13:04 | Viewed: 1752

No Plans to Evacuate the Bulgarian Diplomats from Kyiv

At this stage, our Foreign Ministry does not envisage the evacuation of Bulgarian diplomats from Kyiv, despite the complicated situation in Ukraine after the latest Russian attacks

Politics » Diplomacy | October 21, 2022, Friday // 12:48 | Viewed: 1499

Third Day Bulgarian MPs Cannot Elect a Speaker of Parliament

Day three of the first session of Parliament in an attempt to elect a Speaker. In the first voting, again none of the candidates received the support required by the Constitution

Politics | October 21, 2022, Friday // 11:15 | Viewed: 1526

Bulgaria opens an Account at the Fed to receive Returns on the Money paid for the F-16

Defense Minister Dimitar Stoyanov: Opening an account at the Federal Reserve Bank of New York will ensure profitability from the 1.2 billion dollars paid in advance for the F-16 project

Politics » Defense | October 20, 2022, Thursday // 14:00 | Viewed: 1749

Political Crisis: Bulgarian MPs again Failed to Elect a Speaker of the National Assembly (OVERVIEW)

MPs stopped the meeting which was the sixth attempt to elect a Speaker of the National Assembly

Politics | October 20, 2022, Thursday // 13:48 | Viewed: 2243

Interior Minister: The Door to Schengen is Wide Open for Bulgaria

“The door to Schengen for Bulgaria is wide open”. This was stated by Interior Minister Ivan Demerdzhiev at a briefing after the cabinet meeting

Politics | October 20, 2022, Thursday // 11:23 | Viewed: 2457

Bulgaria’s Foreign Ministry: North Macedonia must Stop the Provocations against Macedonian Bulgarians

Bulgaria has always sought to strengthen and deepen friendship and good neighborly relations with North Macedonia

Politics » Diplomacy | October 20, 2022, Thursday // 11:04 | Viewed: 2148
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