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Australian Prison Activist Ends Hunger Strike in Bulgarian Jail

An Australian man imprisoned in Bulgaria has ended his hunger strike against unfair treatment after 33 days without food.

Politics » Domestic | May 23, 2019, Thursday // 19:45 | Viewed: 1069

Bulgaria Opens a New Section of Struma Motorway after Blagoevgrad

Bulgaria on 23rd of May opens the traffic on the newly built section of Struma motorway after Blagoevgrad before the future "Zheleznitsa" tunnel will be launched.

Politics » Domestic | May 23, 2019, Thursday // 19:44 | Viewed: 1000

Construction of "Europe" Motorway in Bulgaria has Began

Prime Minister Boyko Borissov turned the first sod of the construction of "Europe" motorway on 23rd of May.

Politics » Domestic | May 23, 2019, Thursday // 19:42 | Viewed: 1579

European Elections 2019: 2,575 Registered Observers

Currently, we have 2,575 observers registered for the European elections, Tanya Tsaneva, Spokesperson for the Central Electoral Commission (CEC), told a press briefing, Focus News Agency reports.

Politics » Bulgaria in EU | May 23, 2019, Thursday // 19:35 | Viewed: 886

European Parliament Elections Start Today

Elections for MEPs start today in the Netherlands and the UK.

Politics » Bulgaria in EU | May 23, 2019, Thursday // 14:27 | Viewed: 1033

Emerging Europe Declares 2019 Prizewinners of its Annual Remarkable Achievement Awards

From a total of 949 applications representing all 23 countries of Emerging Europe, 120 companies and organisations, spread across 12 categories, have been officially nominated for the Emerging Europe Awards.

Politics » Bulgaria in EU | May 22, 2019, Wednesday // 22:17 | Viewed: 2459

New President of Ukraine Confirmed Commitments to Open School with Advanced Study of Bulgarian Language

The new president of Ukraine, Volodomir Zelensky, has confirmed a commitment to open a school with advanced study of the Bulgarian language, Deputy Prime Minister Mariana Nikolova said during a regular government meeting, Focus News Agency reports.

Politics » Diplomacy | May 22, 2019, Wednesday // 19:51 | Viewed: 2515

Bulgarian Government Approves over BGN 21 Million for Children from Vulnerable Groups and for Training of Specialties

The Council of Ministers has approved additional transfers amounting to BGN 21,807,594 to municipal budgets for 2019 for children and pupils from vulnerable groups in kindergartens and schools, as well as for training classes for acquiring qualification i

Politics » Domestic | May 22, 2019, Wednesday // 19:46 | Viewed: 2405

EU Attention Finally Rests on the Balkans Amid Growing Chinese Influence

There are currently five major Balkan candidates for EU enlargement: Bosnia and Herzegovina, Kosovo, Albania, and North Macedonia and Turkey.

Politics | May 22, 2019, Wednesday // 18:16 | Viewed: 2684

Boyko Borisov and Alexis Tsipras Turned the First Sod of the 182 Kilometer-Long Gas Pipeline

Bulgaria’s Premier Boyko Borissov and his Greek counterpart Alexis Tsipras turned the first sod of the gas interconnector Komotini-Stara Zagora.

Politics | May 22, 2019, Wednesday // 15:05 | Viewed: 2670

BDZ Will Provide Over 8,000 Additional Train Seats For The Holidays

BDZ will provide over 8,000 additional seats on weekend trains on the occasion of the Day of Slavic Literature and Culture, the company said.

Politics » Domestic | May 22, 2019, Wednesday // 14:27 | Viewed: 1937

Bulgaria Becomes an Owner of Properties in Budapest, Used by Its Embassy

The Council of Ministers proposes to the National Assembly to ratify the intergovernmental agreement with Hungary on the settlement of real estate issues for the needs of our diplomatic representation in Budapest.

Politics » Domestic | May 22, 2019, Wednesday // 11:49 | Viewed: 1889

Bulgarian PM Borisov: The Toll System should Start Working in the Summer

The toll system should start operating in the summer, Prime Minister Boyko Borissov said on May 20 during an inspection on the repair works of the Plovdiv - Assenovgrad road.

Politics » Domestic | May 22, 2019, Wednesday // 08:14 | Viewed: 2994

Bulgarian Election Commission Spokesperson: Preparations for EP Elections go as Planned

Preparations for the elections to the European Parliament scheduled for Sunday, 26th of May, are going well and the deadlines for their organization are met, the spokesperson of the Central Election Commission (CEC), Alexander Andreev told BNT on May 21.

Politics » Bulgaria in EU | May 22, 2019, Wednesday // 08:12 | Viewed: 2074

Germany Considers Bulgaria a Truly Important Partner For a Very Strong Pro-European Country.

Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Foreign Affairs Ekaterina Zaharieva with commented on the highlights of the visit of German Foreign Minister Heiko Maas in Bulgaria and the prospect of investment from Germany in the home economy.

Politics » Domestic | May 21, 2019, Tuesday // 20:51 | Viewed: 2621

By October 2020 'Hemus' Highway Between Varna and Targovishte Will be Ready

,,By October next year Hemus highway between Varna and Targovishte will be ready'', Prime Minister Boyko Borissov said today during his visit to the seaside city.

Politics » Domestic | May 21, 2019, Tuesday // 20:43 | Viewed: 1989

Bulgarian PM Borisov Attended Opening of a New Plant Creating 200 Jobs in Northeastern Bulgaria

Good investment with 200 new jobs.

Politics » Domestic | May 21, 2019, Tuesday // 20:20 | Viewed: 2601

95% of all Car Crashes in Bulgaria are due to Human Error

According to a national survey, nearly 2.

Politics » Domestic | May 21, 2019, Tuesday // 20:14 | Viewed: 2442

Bulgarian President: For Bulgaria, Germany is a Strategic Partner in the EU and a Very Close Partner in NATO

,,The challenges facing Europe require mechanisms for timely decision-making and response and even closer integration in the area of ​​defense and security.

Politics » Diplomacy | May 20, 2019, Monday // 18:30 | Viewed: 2846

The Bulgarian Prosecutor's Office and the European Investment Bank Signed a Memorandum of Understanding

Chief Prosecutor Sotir Tsatsarov has signed a Memorandum of Understanding between the Prosecutor's Office of the Republic of Bulgaria and the European Investment Bank (EIB) to  strengthen cooperation and exchange of information between the two institution

Politics » Diplomacy | May 20, 2019, Monday // 18:27 | Viewed: 2221

Prime Minister Boyko Borisov: Machine Building Makes 25 To 30 % Of Domestic Gross Product

Prime Minister Boyko Borisov attended the opening of the expansion to the "Kostal" automobile factory near Pazardzhik.

Politics | May 20, 2019, Monday // 11:05 | Viewed: 4296
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