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Business Leaders Call on May, Corbyn to Back Second Brexit Vote

More than 170 leading business figures have called for British Prime Minister Theresa May and Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn to back a second referendum on withdrawal from the European Union, reported rte.

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Russian President Vladimir Putin is on a Working Visit to Serbia

Russian President Vladimir Putin is meeting his Serbian counterpart on Thursday, when they will sign a series of agreements and memorandums, highlighting the warmth between the two Slavic allies, reported BalkanInsight.

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Bulgarians Living For Years in UK Will Have No Problems Staying After Brexit

The Bulgarian Ministry of Foreign Affairs has been preparing a large-scale information campaign to inform all Bulgarians how to act in connection with various possible scenarios of Brexit, reported the Bulgarian National Television.

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Mayor of Sofia: 30 New Buses Launched along Routes 72 and 84

30 new buses will start running along routes 72 and 84, said Sofia Mayor Yordanka Fandakova, Focus News Agency reports.

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Bulgarian Parliament Rejects BSP’s Proposals Against Double Standards in Food

The Parliament rejected BSP’s proposals against double standards in food, Focus News Agency reports.

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Bulgaria will Оpen Commercial Representation in Skopje

Bulgaria’s Deputy Minister of the Economy Alexander Manolev and his Macedonian counterpart Kire Naumov will open Bulgaria’s new trade representation in the Republic of Macedonia, reports BNT.

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New Digital Ticket Platform to Start Operating in Bulgaria

British company Viafik plans to create a regional and international platform for the purchase of passenger tickets in Varna, reported the Bulgarian National Radio.

Politics » Domestic | January 16, 2019, Wednesday // 19:03 | Viewed: 954

Spending on Opening Ceremony of European Capital of Culture Plovdiv 2019 Under Investigation

The District Prosecutor's Office will be looking into potential financial wrongdoings by Plovdiv Municipality, said the press office of the Appellate Prosecutor's Office – Plovdiv.

Politics » Bulgaria in EU | January 16, 2019, Wednesday // 19:02 | Viewed: 906

Bulgarian, Libyan PMs Intervene to End Oil Tanker Row

The prime ministers of Bulgaria and Libya have said they are working for a "positive outcome" to a dispute over the alleged illegal seizure and sale in Bulgaria of a Libyan oil tanker, reported AFP.

Politics » Diplomacy | January 16, 2019, Wednesday // 19:00 | Viewed: 969

АFP: Bulgarian, Libyan PMs Intervene to End Oil Tanker Row

The prime ministers of Bulgaria and Libya have said they are working for a "positive outcome" to a dispute over the alleged illegal seizure and sale in Bulgaria of a Libyan oil tanker, reported AFP.

Politics | January 16, 2019, Wednesday // 18:35 | Viewed: 857

New EBRD Regional Director for Romania and Bulgaria

Mark Davis has been appointed the new EBRD Regional Director for Romania and Bulgaria and will assume his new role in Bucharest on 1 April 2019.

Politics » Bulgaria in EU | January 16, 2019, Wednesday // 15:23 | Viewed: 1102

UK Parliament Rejects Brexit Deal in Historic Vote

Britain's parliament on Tuesday resoundingly rejected Prime Minister Theresa May's Brexit deal, triggering a no-confidence vote in her government and plunging its plans to leave the EU into further chaos, reports AFP.

Politics | January 16, 2019, Wednesday // 13:50 | Viewed: 983

Over 16,500 People Started Work on the Employment Plan in 2019

The National Action Plan for Employment in 2019 was adopted by the Council of Ministers.

Politics » Domestic | January 16, 2019, Wednesday // 13:32 | Viewed: 978

Bulgaria's Jobless Numbers Hit All-Time Low in 2018

The number of registered jobless people in Bulgaria fell to a monthly average of 202,995 last year, which is 33,757 less than in 2017 and an all-time low, the Employment Agency said on Tuesday, quoted by See News.

Politics » Domestic | January 16, 2019, Wednesday // 13:12 | Viewed: 1232

Flu And Cold Weather Shut Down 344 Schools and Kindergartens in Bulgaria

In 344 schools and kindergartens today, January 16, 2019, the school sessions were suspended, reported the Bulgarian National Television.

Politics » Domestic | January 16, 2019, Wednesday // 13:02 | Viewed: 1060

The Romanian Ambassador in Bulgaria Presented the Priorities of the Romanian Euro-Presidency

The Romanian Ambassador presented the priorities of the Romanian Presidency of the EU Council to colleagues from all EU Member States and Switzerland.

Politics » Diplomacy | January 16, 2019, Wednesday // 12:53 | Viewed: 994

Bulgarian Parliament’s Legal Committee Rejected President's Veto on Penal Code

Parliament’s Legal Committee rejected the presidential veto on the changes to the Penal Code and re-voted the possibility of delaying the notification upon detention for up to 48 hours, reports BNT.

Politics » Domestic | January 16, 2019, Wednesday // 10:11 | Viewed: 1176

Bulgarian Defence Committee Approved Negotiating Mandate for Acquiring F-16 Aircrafts

The Bulgarian Parliament’s defence committee approved on January 15 the government proceeding for a start of negotiations with the United States on acquiring F-16 fighter jets, reports BNT.

Politics » Defense | January 16, 2019, Wednesday // 10:06 | Viewed: 1220

British PM Faces Confidence Vote after Brexit Humiliation

Prime Minister Theresa May will on Wednesday face a confidence vote after MPs overwhelmingly rejected her deal to leave the European Union, leaving Britain with no plan as it hurtles towards Brexit on March 29, reports AFP.

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Sebastian Kurz: The Bulgarian Presidency Opened a New Era in the Importance of the Western Balkans

He participates in a debate on the Austrian EU presidency in the European Parliament, reported NOVA TV.

Politics » Diplomacy | January 15, 2019, Tuesday // 16:06 | Viewed: 1554
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