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Official: Bulgaria will not Join the UN Pact on Migration

Bulgaria has refrained from joining the Global Pact on Safe, Regulated and Regular Migration, the government decided.

Politics » Domestic | December 5, 2018, Wednesday // 14:48 | Viewed: 3626

Former Leader Nigel Farage Leaves UKIP, Believes it Becomes Open to Extremists and Racists

Nigel Farage has quit UKIP, saying the party's leader Gerard Batten seems to be obsessed with Islam and ex-English Defence League leader Tommy Robinson, reports BBC.

Politics | December 5, 2018, Wednesday // 14:42 | Viewed: 1424

Google Vice President Becomes a Bulgarian Consul in the Silicon Valley

The Bulgarian government appointed Bogomil Balkansky as Honorary Consul in San Francisco with a consular district covering the Silicon Valley, California.

Politics » Diplomacy | December 5, 2018, Wednesday // 14:38 | Viewed: 3937

According to 56% of Bulgarians, Lower Electricity Prices Will Stop Air Pollution

56 percent of Bulgarians believe that lower electricity prices will stop air pollution.

Politics » Domestic | December 5, 2018, Wednesday // 13:32 | Viewed: 2416

Parliament Will Discuss Today Laws on People with Disabilities

MPs are expected to give "green light" to the changes related to people with disabilities that will come into force in stages, reported bTV.

Politics » Domestic | December 5, 2018, Wednesday // 09:51 | Viewed: 1683

Bulgaria: Christians Opposed Proposed Discriminatory Bill that Is “A Sad Reminder of a Bygone Communist Past”

New legislation pending in Bulgaria would significantly restrict religious freedom and impair the free exercise of Christians in the former communist nation, writes American Center for Law and Justice.

Politics » Domestic | December 5, 2018, Wednesday // 09:47 | Viewed: 2186

Change in Movement Around the National Stadium Due to a Football Match Today

Due to a football match at the National Stadium "Vasil Levski" Sofia Municipality introduces a special traffic organization in the center.

Politics » Domestic | December 5, 2018, Wednesday // 09:41 | Viewed: 1661

Traffic in "Top Dol" Tunnel of the "Hemus" Motorway is Restricted

From 9:30 am to 4:00 pm the traffic in the "Topli dol" tunnel of ''Hemus'' Motorway in the tube to Varna will be limited.

Politics » Domestic | December 5, 2018, Wednesday // 09:29 | Viewed: 1431

Macron Retreats on Fuel Tax Hikes in Bid to Calm French Protests

The French government has backed down on planned fuel tax hikes in a bid to draw the heat out of fierce protests that have escalated into the deepest crisis of Emmanuel Macron's presidency, reports AFP.

Politics | December 5, 2018, Wednesday // 09:01 | Viewed: 1231

Bulgarian Border Police: Heavy Truck Traffic to Romania, Turkey and Greece

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Politics » Domestic | December 5, 2018, Wednesday // 08:43 | Viewed: 1567

EU Road Transport Mobility Package Adopted, Bulgaria Votes NAY

According to Jordan Arabadjiev during the discussion in Brussels some of the states which we hoped of taking our side “betrayed us for the sake of agreements on other issues they were interested in”, reports BNT.

Politics » Bulgaria in EU | December 5, 2018, Wednesday // 08:40 | Viewed: 2420

Deputy Mayor of Transport of Sofia Municipality Resigns after Receiving Indictment for the Repair of "Grafa"

Deputy Mayor of Transport of Sofia Municipality Evgeni Krusev resigned.

Politics » Domestic | December 4, 2018, Tuesday // 14:13 | Viewed: 2520

Night Checks in Sofia for the Incineration of Hazardous Waste did not Detect Offenders

Last night, the Metropolitan Municipality and the police undertook inspections of unregulated incineration of hazardous waste that polluted the air, reports Mediapool.

Politics » Domestic | December 4, 2018, Tuesday // 13:06 | Viewed: 1708

France Expected to Suspend Fuel-Tax Hike that Led to Violent 'Yellow Jacket' Protests

After more than two weeks of protests that have led to blocked roads, torched cars, looting and chaos in some of Paris' wealthiest neighborhoods, France's prime minister was expected Tuesday to suspend a fuel-tax hike that triggered the demonstrations, re

Politics | December 4, 2018, Tuesday // 11:33 | Viewed: 1579

Bulgarian Prosecutors Present Case For Crypto Regulation

Law enforcement in Bulgaria has scored another win in the case for mainstreaming cryptocurrency.

Politics » Domestic | December 4, 2018, Tuesday // 10:08 | Viewed: 1995

Chinese Ambassador Named Ambassador of Year 2018 in Bulgaria

Chinese Ambassador to Bulgaria Zhang Haizhou here on Monday evening received the award for Ambassador of the Year 2018 by the Bulgarian Chamber of Commerce and Industry (BCCI), reports Global Times.

Politics » Diplomacy | December 4, 2018, Tuesday // 10:01 | Viewed: 2142

The Daily Express: END OF MACRON: Will Protests Topple Macron in France as French Fuel RUNS DRY?

French President Emmanuel Macron is facing the biggest challenge to his presidency since taking office as violent protests rocked Paris over the weekend and the gulf between the government and public widened.

Politics | December 4, 2018, Tuesday // 09:18 | Viewed: 1723

60% of Tomatoes on Bulgarian Market are Imported

Bulgaria will continue to be a net importer of tomatoes due to the country's low production and the expected lack of significant developments in the medium term.

Politics » Domestic | December 3, 2018, Monday // 17:34 | Viewed: 2320

Bulgarian Minister of Defence: Four Countries Fund Radical Islam in Bulgaria

"Four countries fund the manifestations of radical Islamism in Bulgaria.

Politics » Defense | December 3, 2018, Monday // 14:46 | Viewed: 3821

Summer and Winter Time Change will Last at Least Until 2021

The decision to cancel the change of time in the EU is unlikely to take place before 2021, Austrian Transport Minister Norbert Hofer said, quoted by DPA.

Politics » Domestic | December 3, 2018, Monday // 14:41 | Viewed: 3198

Juncker Visit to French Parliament Canceled Following Riots

An address to the French National Assembly on Tuesday by European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker was canceled to “give priority” to a hearing on the “Yellow Jacket” protests that have swept across France in recent weeks, writes Politico.

Politics | December 3, 2018, Monday // 14:39 | Viewed: 1736
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