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The Pope will Visit Bulgaria and Macedonia in May

Pope Francis will visit Bulgaria and Macedonia in May 2019.

Politics » Diplomacy | December 7, 2018, Friday // 10:07 | Viewed: 3971

Bulgaria Has Not Received Information About Increased NATO Presence in Black Sea

''We have not received any information that the USA intends to sail more warships into the Black Sea in connection with the situation in Ukraine'', Bulgaria’s Deputy Premier and Minister of Defense Krasimir Karakachanov announced, quoted by the Bulgarian

Politics » Defense | December 7, 2018, Friday // 09:39 | Viewed: 3822

UN Envoy 'Very Confident' on Migration Pact Despite Attacks'

UN special representative for migration Louise Arbour says she is "very confident" on the future of an international pact on migration despite a string of countries opting out, reported AFP.

Politics | December 7, 2018, Friday // 09:34 | Viewed: 1588

Personal Care Act Adopted by Bulgarian MPs, Mothers End Protest

MPs finally adopted the bill which, as mothers of disabled children say, had been awaited since 2014 when they first started protests on the issue, reports BNT.

Politics » Domestic | December 6, 2018, Thursday // 22:15 | Viewed: 2251

Bulgarian Prosecutor’s Office Orders Inspection in Arsenal Factory in Kazanlak

The Special Prosecutor’s Office has ordered an inspection in the Arsenal factory in Kazanlak in connection with the seized 17 Kalashnikov rifles, 15 Makarov pistols and 12 barrels on December 4, presumably manufactured and illegally taken out of that fact

Politics » Domestic | December 6, 2018, Thursday // 22:08 | Viewed: 2179

GERB: No e-voting in the Next Elections in Bulgaria

There will be no remote electronic voting in the next elections because it cannot guarantee the security of the elections, parliamentary legal committee chair Danail Kirilov, GERB, told BNR this morning.

Politics » Domestic | December 6, 2018, Thursday // 19:44 | Viewed: 2499

The Embassy of the Islamic Republic of Pakistan in Sofia Organized a Second International Friendship Chess Tourney

The Embassy of the Islamic Republic of Pakistan organized the 2nd edition of the International Friendship Chess Tourney at Varna Hall, Interpred World Trade Centre, Sofia on 23rd November 2018.

Politics » Diplomacy | December 6, 2018, Thursday // 17:47 | Viewed: 3688

Bulgarian PM Boyko Borissov Held a Working Breakfast with the Ambassadors of the EU Countries

Prime Minister Boyko Borisov held a working breakfast with the ambassadors of the European Union countries, organized by the Austrian Embassy in Bulgaria as the rotating President of the EU Council, reported the Bulgarian National Television.

Politics » Diplomacy | December 6, 2018, Thursday // 16:28 | Viewed: 2024

EU Court Ruling on Whether UK Can Unilaterally Stop Brexit and Revoke Article 50 to Take Place on December 10

A European Court of Justice ruling on whether the UK can cancel Brexit by revoking Article 50 will take place the day before MPs vote on Mrs May's Brexit deal, the court has announced, writes standard.

Politics | December 6, 2018, Thursday // 14:23 | Viewed: 1749

Atlantic Council of Bulgaria Voiced a Position on the Acquisition of a New Type of Combat Aircraft

The Atlantic Council of Bulgaria has issued an opinion stating our country should purchase the U.

Politics » Defense | December 6, 2018, Thursday // 13:46 | Viewed: 2585

The Bulgarian Eco-Ministry will Provide BGN 111 Million to 7 Municipalities to Improve Air Quality

The Ministry of Environment and Water (MoEW) announced the procedure through direct award of grants "Measures for improving the quality of the air" totaling BGN 111,442,101.

Politics » Domestic | December 6, 2018, Thursday // 13:22 | Viewed: 4282

Heavy Rains Broke Down Part of the Bulgarian Fence along the Border with Turkey

Part of our fence with Turkey has fallen again.

Politics » Domestic | December 6, 2018, Thursday // 13:07 | Viewed: 2067

Bulgarian Social Minister: We Proceed with the Law on Social Services

We proceed with the law on social services, Minister of Labour and Social Policy Biser Petkov told a briefing in Parliament after the adoption of the Personal Assistance Act, Focus News Agency reports.

Politics » Domestic | December 6, 2018, Thursday // 13:05 | Viewed: 1587

Parts of Sofia Without Water on Friday due to Repairs

Sofiyska Voda will temporarily suspend the water supply in some parts of the capital on 07 December 2018 (Friday), the company said.

Politics » Domestic | December 6, 2018, Thursday // 12:12 | Viewed: 1679

Bulgarian Parliament Accepts Ivaylo Moskovski’s Resignation as MP

The Parliament accepted Ivaylo Moskovski’s resignation as MP, Focus News Agency reports.

Politics » Domestic | December 6, 2018, Thursday // 11:37 | Viewed: 1611

Bulgarian Parliament Creates Council to Watch for the Rights of People with Disabilities

The Parliament conclusively adopted amendments to the Disability Act, setting up a monitoring Council to promote, protect and watch for the rights of people with disabilities, Focus News Agency reports.

Politics » Domestic | December 6, 2018, Thursday // 11:36 | Viewed: 1597

Germany is About to Find Out Who's Likely to Replace Merkel as Leader

Germany's largest and dominant political party, the Christian Democratic Union (CDU), is holding a crucial vote to elect a new leader this coming weekend after Chancellor Angela Merkel said she would not run for the post and effectively started to wind do

Politics | December 6, 2018, Thursday // 09:46 | Viewed: 1396

Moscow Warns Cyprus Over Ties with US

Moscow warned Nicosia on Wednesday that increasing military cooperation with the US to counter Russian influence in the region will “inevitably lead to dangerous and destabilizing consequences for Cyprus itself”, Kathimerini reported.

Politics » Diplomacy | December 6, 2018, Thursday // 09:40 | Viewed: 2010

Bulgaria and Norway to Work Together on Joint Projects Related to Western Balkans

Bulgaria and Norway are going to work together on joint projects in the Western Balkans in order to urge young people to stay and develop in their home countries, reported the Bulgarian National Radio.

Politics » Diplomacy | December 6, 2018, Thursday // 09:37 | Viewed: 5419

The "Shark fins" at Grafa Street in Sofia were Deliberately Made Uncomfortable for Seating

The pillars which provoked many many discussions surrounding the tram line of the Graf Ignatiev street in Sofia are put there after demand by the traffic police, and the chosen form is aesthetic and not to be used for other purposes, not for people to sit

Politics » Domestic | December 5, 2018, Wednesday // 15:59 | Viewed: 2739

Price of the Heating in Bulgaria Will Not Change as of January 1

The price of the heat in Bulgaria will not change as of January 1, because a 4 percent increase in the price of natural gas is expected for the first quarter of 2019.

Politics » Domestic | December 5, 2018, Wednesday // 15:29 | Viewed: 1995
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