Politics

The Chairman of the Bulgarian National Assembly Leads a Bulgarian Delegation to the Pope for the Holiday

A parliamentary delegation, led by National Assembly President Tsveta Karaiancheva, will be received at an audience from His Holiness Pope Francis on May 24, 2019.

Politics » Diplomacy | May 24, 2019, Friday // 10:19 | Viewed: 2773

May 24 - Day of Bulgarian Culture and Enlightenment

On May 24 we celebrate the Day of Bulgarian Education and Culture and the Slavonic Literature.

Politics » Domestic | May 24, 2019, Friday // 09:52 | Viewed: 2825

Procession and Celebrations for May 24 in Sofia, the Capital of Bulgaria

With a procession, literary walks, an academic celebration, and various initiatives dedicated to reading, today's celebration of Bulgarian education and culture in Sofia will be celebrated.

Politics » Domestic | May 24, 2019, Friday // 09:51 | Viewed: 2631

Zoran Zaev Began a Political Purge in His Party

Macedonian Prime Minister and leader of the ruling Social Democratic Union of Macedonia/ SDSM / Zoran Zaev dismissed all 78 municipal party leaders.

Politics | May 24, 2019, Friday // 09:32 | Viewed: 2586

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: 3575

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: 2708

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: 6273

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: 2381

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: 2418

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: 3294

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: 5422

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: 3103

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: 5398

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: 5534

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: 2570

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: 3678

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: 3674

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: 2637

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: 2939

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: 2322

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: 3060
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