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Head of Bulgaria’s Anti-corruption Commission with Bodyguards after Threats

The head of Bulgaria’s anti-corruption commission, Plamen Georgiev, has been assigned bodyguards from the National Service for Protection because of threats received against him, reports BNT.

Politics » Domestic | April 3, 2019, Wednesday // 08:55 | Viewed: 2115

NATO Will Strengthen its Presence in the Black Sea

Russia continues to destabilize Ukraine, said the US Ambassador to NATO Kay Bailey Hutchison, reported NOVA TV.

Politics » Defense | April 2, 2019, Tuesday // 20:36 | Viewed: 5658

Maria Gabriel: Education is the Best Investment in the Future of Europe

She talked with students about the challenges and opportunities that Europe has for future development, quoted by NOVA TV.

Politics » Domestic | April 2, 2019, Tuesday // 20:20 | Viewed: 2202

Ministry of Interior, ''SPEED'' Campaign: Over 7000 Violations in Just 10 Hours

Most of them are on the territory of Sofia, reported the Ministry of Interior, quoted by NOVA TV.

Politics » Domestic | April 2, 2019, Tuesday // 20:15 | Viewed: 1818

EC Gives Protected Food Name to Bulgaria’s Strandzha Honeydew Honey

The honeydew honey from Bulgaria’s Strandzha region has been included in the list of protected designations of origin of the European Union, announced the European Commission.

Politics » Bulgaria in EU | April 2, 2019, Tuesday // 19:44 | Viewed: 3186

Bulgarian Minister of Regional Development and Public Works Says Toll Taxes will not Affect Food Prices

The toll fees will not significantly affect the prices of food products, Minister of Regional Development and Public Works Petya Avramova told reporters in Sliven, quoted by Focus Radio.

Politics » Domestic | April 2, 2019, Tuesday // 15:54 | Viewed: 2073

Bulgaria's Foreign Minister will Participate in a Meeting for the 70th Anniversary of NATO in Washington

Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Foreign Affairs Ekaterina Zaharieva is leaving for a visit to the United States, where she will participate in a meeting of NATO Foreign Ministers, the Foreign Ministry said on Tuesday.

Politics » Diplomacy | April 2, 2019, Tuesday // 15:49 | Viewed: 2172

Bulgarians Consume the Least Fruit and Vegetables in the EU According to Eurostat

Our country ranks at the bottom of the EU by the amount of fruit and vegetables consumed, according to data from Eurostat's analysis of the consumption of these products in the EU countries in 2017.

Politics » Bulgaria in EU | April 2, 2019, Tuesday // 10:42 | Viewed: 6826

Greek Prime Minister Tsipras Arrives on a Historic Visit to Skopje

Greek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras arrives at a historic visit to Skopje, the World Agencies have reported.

Politics » Diplomacy | April 2, 2019, Tuesday // 10:09 | Viewed: 2287

British MPs Rejected Four Alternative Options for Brexit

After intense debates that went on for an entire evening, British lawmakers rejected the four alternative options for the Brexit deal proposed for voting, the World Agencies said.

Politics | April 2, 2019, Tuesday // 10:01 | Viewed: 1926

Bulgarian PM Borisov Pledged to Compensate Tobacco Growers

On Thursday, the Management Board of the State Agriculture Fund will decide to pay the sums due to tobacco growers from northeastern Bulgaria who have claims to a private Greek company since 2016 This was stated by Prime Minister Boyko Borissov at a meeti

Politics » Domestic | April 2, 2019, Tuesday // 09:53 | Viewed: 2197

Maryia Garbiel Leads GERB’s List for the Upcoming European Elections

Maryia Garbiel, Bulgaria’s current European Commissioner, leads GERB’s list for the European elections, reports BNT.

Politics » Bulgaria in EU | April 2, 2019, Tuesday // 09:40 | Viewed: 2158

Police Detained 12 Illegal Migrants Near the Village of Dragovishtitsa

The drivers of two cars are also arrested, reported NOVA TV.

Politics » Domestic | April 1, 2019, Monday // 16:16 | Viewed: 2497

The EP Will Again Consider the "Mobility" Package This Week

The European Parliament will discuss again this week the changes in the rules of the international carriers.

Politics » Bulgaria in EU | April 1, 2019, Monday // 16:12 | Viewed: 2066

Bulgarian Interior Ministry MoI Initiates Speed Control Operation Across the Country

From today until April 7 to April, there will be a specialized police operation to control the speed regimes in Bulgaria.

Politics » Domestic | April 1, 2019, Monday // 16:09 | Viewed: 2567

Registration of Parties and Coalitions For the European Elections Will Start on April 5

The Central Electoral Commission approved 100 election papers for the election of members of the European Parliament from the Republic of Bulgaria on 26 May 2019.

Politics » Domestic | April 1, 2019, Monday // 16:07 | Viewed: 5156

The Toll Tax in Bulgaria for Trucks up to 12 Tons will be BGN 0.10/km

Trucks and buses up to 12 tonnes will pay a fee of about 10 Bulgarian cents per kilometer for over about 10,000 km of national roads to be covered by the toll system.

Politics » Domestic | April 1, 2019, Monday // 14:16 | Viewed: 2164

Today is the Raise in Wages of the Drivers in the Sofia Public Transport

As of April 1, the wages of Sofia's public transport drivers are increasing, after the Sofia City Council's proposal on March 14 approved the proposal of Sofia Mayor Yordanka Fandakova to increase the salaries of the urban transport drivers by 10% from Ap

Politics » Domestic | April 1, 2019, Monday // 10:22 | Viewed: 2862

Emergency Sirens to Be Tested in Several Cities in Bulgaria

Today, at 13:00, the emergency system will be tested in several cities in the country, the Ministry of Interior informs.

Politics » Domestic | April 1, 2019, Monday // 10:21 | Viewed: 2824

Bulgaria Supports Ukraine’s Aspirations for Joining EU and NATO

Bulgaria confirms the inalterability of its support for the European and Euro-Atlantic integration of Ukraine and its state sovereignty and territorial integrity, reports Ukrinform.

Politics » Diplomacy | April 1, 2019, Monday // 10:13 | Viewed: 1939

Bulgaria Awards Contract for Mi-17 and Mi-24 Helicopters Overhaul

The Bulgarian Ministry of Defence (MoD) announced on 26 March the award of the contract for the overhaul and life extension of four Mi-24V attack and two Mi-17 tactical transport helicopters to local military maintenance, repair, and overhaul company TERE

Politics » Defense | April 1, 2019, Monday // 10:08 | Viewed: 2261
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