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Covid in the Bulgarian Education system - What do the Percentages Show

There are 452 classes in the country that are in quarantine by order of the Minister of Education. This is less than 1% of all classes in the country. Two more municipalities have introduced a rotation principle for students from 5th to 12th grade - Gabro

Society » Education | 3 hours ago | Viewed: 596

No Night Transport in Sofia at least until April 30

This will be voted by the Sofia Municipal Council (SMC) at its meeting on Thursday.

Society | 7 hours ago | Viewed: 1517

Former Health Minister: Bulgaria is Already in the Omicron Phase

“Bulgaria is already in the Omicron phase. Evidence of this is the continuing number of people hospitalized with COVID-19 and those admitted to intensive care units.” This was commented by the former Minister of Health Dr. Mimi Vitkova on Nova TV.

Society » Health | 8 hours ago | Viewed: 1048

Bulgarian Professor: At the End of Spring the Cases will Decrease Sharply

“The good thing about Omicron is that a very low percentage are admitted to hospitals and a very low percentage have severe manifestations of the disease.” This was said to BNR by Prof. Todor Kantardjiev, advisor to the Sofia Municipality on health issues

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WHO: Europe is Probably on the Verge of an End to the Pandemic

The Omicron variant has moved the Covid pandemic into a new phase and is likely to bring it to an end in Europe, the World Health Organization's regional director for Europe said on Sunday.

Society » Health | 9 hours ago | Viewed: 988

Weather in Bulgaria: Cold and Windy with Max. Temperatures between Minus 5°C and 0°C

Today it will remain mostly cloudy and windy with moderate, in the eastern half of the country and temporarily strong wind from the north-northeast. Cold air will invade with it. This was announced for FOCUS News Agency by the weather forecaster on duty a

Society » Environment | 9 hours ago | Viewed: 764

COVID-19 in Bulgaria: More New Cases than Newly Vaccinated in the Last 24 hours

2847 are newly infected with COVID-19 in the country. They were found after a total of 13,268 tests, which means that the positive samples are just over 21%. This is shown by the data from the Unified Information Portal for January 24.

Society » Health | 9 hours ago | Viewed: 1587

New and Dangerous Trend: Intentionally Getting Infected with COVID-19

Martin does not trust politicians - neither the numbers they mention nor the data they share. He reads the newspapers, but he likes the “alternative information” he finds in telegram chats more. As soon as he heard that the coronavirus vaccine was being w

Society » Health | January 23, 2022, Sunday // 15:38 | Viewed: 2187

Bulgarian Healthcare: You Pay Dearly to Die Early

After the beginning of the coronavirus pandemic, the average life expectancy in Bulgaria has decreased by 1.5 years compared to 2019 and now Bulgarian citizens live (73.6 years) with seven full years less than the average European (80.6 years).

Society » Health | January 23, 2022, Sunday // 14:47 | Viewed: 2647

Bulgarian Mathematician: No More than 70-80% of Green Certificates are Genuine

“There is a huge jump in the number of COVID patients in the age group of 10-14 and 15-19 years - about 2,500 children a day. This record number will be reflected in the jump this or next week in adult cases.” This was said by the mathematician Lachezar T

Society » Health | January 23, 2022, Sunday // 12:24 | Viewed: 1882

Bulgarian Health Minister: Restrictions in Five Areas are Expected within Days

“The measures that will be taken in the areas with higher morbidity will be taken in 5 days. These are the districts of Sofia-city, Blagoevgrad, Pernik, Stara Zagora, Burgas. These measures will be taken at the district level. We have maximally reflected

Society » Health | January 23, 2022, Sunday // 12:10 | Viewed: 2947

Improved Pfizer Vaccine, which will Affect Omicron, will be Ready No Earlier than March

The improved Pfizer vaccine, which will also affect Omicron, will be ready no earlier than March 2022. That's what Pfizer's CEO said. The aim is to vaccinate against covid once a year, and not to have booster doses over a short period of time.

Society » Health | January 23, 2022, Sunday // 11:13 | Viewed: 5309

Studies in the United States Point to the Need for a Third Dose of Covid Vaccine

According to studies by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention in the United States, vaccine protection has dropped to 94% during the Delta variant and to 82% during Omicron. These are the first 3 major studies looking at the extent to which vacci

Society » Health | January 23, 2022, Sunday // 11:04 | Viewed: 2030

Weather in Bulgaria: Windy and Cold with Max. Temperatures between Minus 3°C and 2°C

Today the weather will be windy and cold again. Before noon the clouds will be broken, in the afternoon more significant and in some places it will snow. This was announced for FOCUS News Agency by the weather forecaster on duty at the National Institute

Society » Environment | January 23, 2022, Sunday // 10:23 | Viewed: 1328

COVID-19 in Bulgaria: 6630 New Cases in the Last 24 hours

6,630 are the new cases of COVID-19 in Bulgaria for the past 24 hours. This is shown by the updated data of the Unified Information Portal.

Society » Health | January 23, 2022, Sunday // 10:17 | Viewed: 1854

Bulgarian Doctor: Masks are like Condoms - they are Put On because they Work

This was stated to BNT by the general practitioner Gergana Nikolova. The reason for her comment was the increase in coronavirus infections in recent days, and they now reach 10 thousand.

Society » Health | January 22, 2022, Saturday // 13:13 | Viewed: 2032

Bulgarian Doctor: A Peak of Cardiovascular Diseases Awaits Us

“Statistics from Bulgaria, before that we had statistics from Spain, Italy and the United States, show that after the peak of the wave, i.e. in the decline - there is a peak of cardiovascular diseases and mortality. And that's exactly what we experienced

Society » Health | January 22, 2022, Saturday // 11:46 | Viewed: 2043

Bulgaria: A Bus Incident near Ruse - 10 people Injured

A bus turned over on the main road Ruse - Kubrat between the villages of Chervena Voda and Novo Selo. There are 10 injured people, one with a craniocerebral trauma, the Emergency Service told BNT.

Society » Incidents | January 22, 2022, Saturday // 11:07 | Viewed: 1726

European Green Certificates for Completed Vaccination Course will be Valid for 270 days

From 1 February 2022, all European green certificates for completed vaccination course will be valid for 270 days from the date of the last dose. The change is due to the decision (EU) 2021/2301 of the European Commission of 21 December 2021, which specif

Society » Health | January 22, 2022, Saturday // 10:58 | Viewed: 2061

COVID-19 in Bulgaria: Over 80% of Patients in Sofia are with Omicron, in the Country – 40%

Over 80 percent of patients in Sofia have the Omicron variant. This percentage for the country is a little over 40. It is a fact that it runs with milder symptoms, but is much more contagious.

Society » Health | January 22, 2022, Saturday // 10:50 | Viewed: 2069

COVID-19 in Bulgaria: When will the Green Certificate Fall

“We are opening a discussion and we have a proposal to abolish the green certificate as soon as we reach 60 percent vaccination.” This was stated by Prime Minister Kiril Petkov at a briefing at the Council of Ministers. Petkov added that the level of vacc

Society » Health | January 22, 2022, Saturday // 10:41 | Viewed: 3066
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