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Trump Surrenders and Congress Passes Bill Ending Government Shutdown

President Donald Trump on Friday brought a temporary end to the longest government shutdown in US history, while dropping his previous insistence on immediate funding for wall construction along the Mexican border, reports AFP.

Politics | January 26, 2019, Saturday // 10:32 | Viewed: 2253

Greek Parliament Approves Macedonia Name Change Deal

After decades of claims, counterclaims and, at times, ugly politics, Athens and Skopje have resolved one of Europe's most intractable conflicts, reports Aljazeera

Politics | January 25, 2019, Friday // 15:41 | Viewed: 2154

Foreign Minister Zaharieva: Bulgaria Calls for Rapid Democratization in Venezuela

Bulgaria's appeal is for non-violence, calming the situation and for rapid democratization in Venezuela.

Politics » Diplomacy | January 25, 2019, Friday // 13:00 | Viewed: 2720

Pernik Celebrates 28th International Festival of Masquerade Games Surva

Pernik celebrates the 28th International Festival of Masquerade Games Surva on January 25, 26 and 27.

Politics » Domestic | January 25, 2019, Friday // 12:57 | Viewed: 2479

Borisov and Putin: The Partnership between Bulgaria and Russia is Stepping up

Prime Minister Boyko Borissov held a telephone conversation with Russian President Vladimir Putin.

Politics » Diplomacy | January 25, 2019, Friday // 10:36 | Viewed: 3166

Bulgarian PM and Mothers of Disabled Children Discussed Reform in Medical Assessment System

Bulgaria’s Prime Minister Boyko Borissov on 24th of January met with mothers of disabled children from a nationwide pro-reform initiative to discuss with them changes in the disability assessment system and measures against fraud against the pension insur

Politics » Domestic | January 25, 2019, Friday // 10:11 | Viewed: 2005

The F-16 Fighters Offered To Bulgaria Will Be Manufactured In The US, Not In India

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Politics » Defense | January 25, 2019, Friday // 10:09 | Viewed: 3361

The Bulgarian Ministry of Culture Takes on Music Venues without Paid Copyrights

Establishments that play music must pay for copyright, director of the Directorate for Copyright and Related Rights at the Ministry of Culture, Mehti Melikov, told BGNews, adding that there are ongoing checks on all the sites that broadcast music .

Politics » Domestic | January 24, 2019, Thursday // 14:51 | Viewed: 2525

Wages in the Bulgarian Judiciary are Increasing Equally for all by 10 Percent

The wages of all judges, prosecutors and investigators will increase by 10% in 2019.

Politics » Domestic | January 24, 2019, Thursday // 13:14 | Viewed: 5387

Digitization can Increase Bulgarian GDP by EUR 8 Billion by 2025

Digitization can be the next major driver of Bulgaria's growth and so our country can add up to 8 billion euros to its gross domestic product by 2025.

Politics » Domestic | January 24, 2019, Thursday // 12:12 | Viewed: 6374

The EC has Allocated EUR 27 Million to Modernize Bulgaria's Gas Network

Bulgarian gas operator Bulgartransgaz will receive more than 27m euros from the Connecting Europe Facility to modernize its gas transmission network, the coordinating board of the European mechanism has decided.

Politics » Bulgaria in EU | January 24, 2019, Thursday // 12:07 | Viewed: 6312

Pope Francis Arrived in Panama

Pope Francis suggested on Wednesday that hostility to immigrants was driven by irrational fear, as he headed to Central America, a staging area from where migrants try to enter the United States, reported Reuters.

Politics » Diplomacy | January 24, 2019, Thursday // 11:27 | Viewed: 2424

Bulgarian PM Meets with the Bulgarian Petroleum and Gas Association

The theme of the talks is the changes to the Fuel Act, reported NOVA TV.

Politics » Domestic | January 24, 2019, Thursday // 11:24 | Viewed: 5052

Bulgarian Ombudsman Organizes a Public Discussion on Air Quality

The reason for the discussion аre dozens of complaints from Bulgarian citizens, reported NOVA TV.

Politics » Domestic | January 24, 2019, Thursday // 11:19 | Viewed: 5385

Libya, Bulgaria Review Resumption of Cooperation

Bulgaria’s Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Foreign Affairs Ekaterina Zaharieva met with Libya’s Minister of Foreign Affairs Mohammed Sayala in Brussels to discuss the upcoming visit to Bulgaria by Libya’s Head of Presidential Council Fayez al-Sarraj

Politics » Diplomacy | January 24, 2019, Thursday // 10:01 | Viewed: 2460

Bulgaria Withdraws Citizenship Of Russian Tycoon Amid EU Criticism

Bulgaria has revoked the Bulgarian citizenship of a Russian millionaire amid EU criticism of a scheme known as the "golden passport'', reported Radio Free Europe.

Politics » Domestic | January 24, 2019, Thursday // 09:44 | Viewed: 4456

The Telegraph: Bulgaria Says It Will End Passport-For-Sale Policy Ahead of EU Warning Schemes Could Help Criminals

Bulgaria plans to stop allowing wealthy foreigners to buy citizenship against investment, the justice ministry said on Tuesday, saying the scheme had failed to bring any significant economic benefits for the EU country, writes the Telegraph.

Politics » Domestic | January 23, 2019, Wednesday // 15:54 | Viewed: 2258

The F-16 Fighters for Bulgaria Come from India

The American F-16 Viper fighters, for which Bulgaria negotiates, will almost certainly be produced in India.

Politics » Defense | January 23, 2019, Wednesday // 13:57 | Viewed: 3081

National Assembly Decides Whether to Postpone the Fuel Act

MPs will discuss at first reading the proposal to postpone the Fuel Act  for six months, reported the Bulgarian National Television.

Politics » Domestic | January 23, 2019, Wednesday // 09:15 | Viewed: 1989

The Success of the Dual Food Standard Affects 100 Million Europeans

Bulgaria’s national Ombudsperson Maya Manolova submitted a petition to the Petitions Committee in the European Parliament in Brussels on 22nd of January, reported the Bulgarian National Television.

Politics » Bulgaria in EU | January 23, 2019, Wednesday // 08:50 | Viewed: 2872

Revenue Agency Undertakes Checks to Combat Tax Avoidance and Evasion

Bulgaria’s National Revenue Agency has undertaken inpections at retail outlets across the country on suspicions for tax evasion, reported the Bulgarian National Television.

Politics » Domestic | January 23, 2019, Wednesday // 08:48 | Viewed: 2054
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