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GERB Leader Demands Snap Elections in mid-September

Boyko Borisov, leader of center-right party GERB, has ruled out the opportunity of a new government under the 42nd National Assembly.

Politics » Domestic | June 24, 2014, Tuesday // 15:19 | Viewed: 1242

Bulgarian Interior Minister: No Disaster Funds for New Housing

There are no sufficient resources in the Disaster Relief Fund for new housing for the victims of the floods in northeastern Bulgaria, Interior Minister Tsvetlin Yovchev revealed.

Politics » Domestic | June 24, 2014, Tuesday // 14:59 | Viewed: 1359

Political Consultations for Early Elections Date Postponed

Consultations at which party leaders are to discuss the prospective date for holding a snap vote will take place this week, a top ruling party official has asserted.

Politics » Domestic | June 24, 2014, Tuesday // 11:20 | Viewed: 963

Georgi Tarnovaliyski Appointed Deputy Finance Minister

Bulgarian Prime Minister Plamen Oresharski has removed Kiril Zhelev from the post of Deputy Finance Minister in response to his retirement application.

Politics » Domestic | June 23, 2014, Monday // 14:12 | Viewed: 1225

Bulgaria's PM: Current Govt Was Meant To Be Stabilizing Buffer

The current government was programmed as a stabilizing buffer between two cabinets, according to Bulgarian Prime Minister Plamen Oresharski.

Politics » Domestic | June 23, 2014, Monday // 12:18 | Viewed: 1498

Transport Minister: Illegal Buildings to Blame for Varna Flood Victims

Transport Minister Danail Papazov has suggested that the illegal construction in the gully near Varna's Asparuhovo district is to blame for the tragic consequences of the flood.

Politics » Domestic | June 22, 2014, Sunday // 12:21 | Viewed: 2466

BSP Parliamentary Deputy Chair Yanaki Stoilov Resigns

The Deputy Chair of the Bulgarian Socialist Party (BSP) parliamentary group, Yanaki Stoilov, announced his resignation on Thursday.

Politics » Domestic | June 19, 2014, Thursday // 14:00 | Viewed: 2336

Bulgarian MPs Overcome Presidential Veto on Interior Ministry Bill

Lawmakers have rejected the veto imposed by President Rosen Plevneliev on the Interior Ministry bill.

Politics » Domestic | June 19, 2014, Thursday // 13:03 | Viewed: 1662

GERB to Ignore Political Consultations after MPs Defy President Veto

Bulgarian opposition leader Boyko Borisov announced his party would pull out of political consultations scheduled for next week.

Politics » Domestic | June 19, 2014, Thursday // 11:48 | Viewed: 1869

Bulgaria's Parliament Postpones Vetoed Interior Ministry Bill Voting

Bulgaria's Parliament has postponed putting the vetoed Interior Ministry Bill to the votes, Wednesday.

Politics » Domestic | June 18, 2014, Wednesday // 09:34 | Viewed: 7535

Bulgaria Will Not Hold Referendum on Election Rules

Lawmakers in Bulgarian Parliament rejected a referendum proposal which allows citizens to decide on the introduction of a majority system, mandatory voting, and e-voting.

Politics » Domestic | June 17, 2014, Tuesday // 22:19 | Viewed: 2870

Ruling BSP's Sofia Branch 'Demands Party Leadership Changes'

Bulgarian Socialist Party (BSP)'s branch in the capital Sofia insists that thorough changes be carried out within the Executive Bureau, reports in Bulgarian media claim.

Politics » Domestic | June 17, 2014, Tuesday // 18:00 | Viewed: 1989

Co-Ruling DPS: Bulgarian Govt to Work Until 60 Days Before Vote

The government of Prime Minister Plamen Oresharski is to remain in office exactly until the day marking two months before the early elections, DPS leader Lyutvi Mestan announced.

Politics » Domestic | June 17, 2014, Tuesday // 16:28 | Viewed: 1889

Bulgarian Parliament Elections to be Held September 28 – October 12

The early elections in Bulgaria will take place on one of three dates (September 28, October 5, October 12), President Rosen Plevneliev revealed.

Politics » Domestic | June 17, 2014, Tuesday // 13:57 | Viewed: 3290

Bulgaria's Parliament to Discuss Election Rules Referendum Proposal

Bulgaria's Parliament will hold an extraordinary sitting on a proposal for a referendum on election rules on Tuesday.

Politics » Domestic | June 17, 2014, Tuesday // 08:13 | Viewed: 1120

Bulgarian President Convenes Nat'l Security Council Meeting

Bulgarian President Rosen Plevneliev shall convene an extraordinary meeting of the Consultative Council on National Security (KSNS) on Tuesday.

Politics » Domestic | June 17, 2014, Tuesday // 07:50 | Viewed: 1189

Bulgarian Socialists Still Have No Proposal for Early Elections Date

Defense Minister Angel Naydenov has said that the socialists will not set a date for the snap elections during Tuesday's sitting of the Consultative Council on National Security.

Politics » Domestic | June 16, 2014, Monday // 17:49 | Viewed: 1153

Parliament to Hold Emergency Session on Voting Rules Referendum

Bulgaria's Parliament is to convene on Tuesday, with a proposal to hold a referendum on voting rules set a single issue on the agenda.

Politics » Domestic | June 16, 2014, Monday // 12:28 | Viewed: 941

GERB Leader Borisov Ready for 2nd Term as Bulgarian Prime Minister

Boyko Borisov, leader of center-right party GERB, has said he is ready for a second term in office as Prime Minister.

Politics » Domestic | June 15, 2014, Sunday // 16:30 | Viewed: 1851

Government Resignation Likely Next Week – BSP MP

The government of Plamen Oresharski could resign “any day of next week”, Bulgarian Socialist Party (BSP) MP Anton Kutev told TV7.

Politics » Domestic | June 14, 2014, Saturday // 16:33 | Viewed: 1773

Bulgaria Can Spend BGN 25 M on Early Elections by end-2014 - FinMin

Bulgaria's Finance Minister has said that the state budget can afford spending of BGN 25 M on potential snap elections by end-214.

Politics » Domestic | June 13, 2014, Friday // 12:03 | Viewed: 4222
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