Politics » Domestic

Bulgaria's Parliament Rejects Land Act Veto

Bulgarian Parliament rejected on Tuesday President Rosen Plevneliev's veto on the Agricultural Land Ownership Act, hours after it was reversed by a committee.

Politics » Domestic | April 29, 2014, Tuesday // 15:48 | Viewed: 2226

Agricultural Commission Overturns Land Act Veto

Bulgaria's Agricultural Committee in Parliament voted on Monday against President Rosen Plevneliev's veto on the Agricultural Land Ownership Act.

Politics » Domestic | April 29, 2014, Tuesday // 13:18 | Viewed: 2035

Bulgaria's Rozovo Inhabitants 'Discriminate' Refugees - Ombudsman

Syrian refugees have been facing discrimination from the inhabitants of Rozovo, a Bulgarian village, according to the National Ombudsman.

Politics » Domestic | April 28, 2014, Monday // 11:18 | Viewed: 10885

Bulgaria's President Appoints New Electoral Body Member

Bulgarian President Rosen Plevneliev has appointed former MP Metin Suleymanov from the Movement for Rights and Freedoms (DPS) member of the Central Electoral Commission.

Politics » Domestic | April 24, 2014, Thursday // 16:17 | Viewed: 1793

Bulgaria's Customs Agency to Undergo Thorough Probe

Bulgarian Customs Agency head Pavel Tonev has vowed a comprehensive inspection at the authority.

Politics » Domestic | April 22, 2014, Tuesday // 10:37 | Viewed: 1620

Ex-Journalist Barekov: 'One More MP to Leave GERB'

The journalist-turned-politician Nikolay Barekov, who leads the Bulgaria without Censorship party, announced "one more lawmaker" was to quit center-right GERB on Tuesday.

Politics » Domestic | April 21, 2014, Monday // 15:26 | Viewed: 4011

Bulgaria to Spend BGN 31.5 M on Repairing Second-, Third-Class Roads

A total of BGN 31.

Politics » Domestic | April 17, 2014, Thursday // 13:38 | Viewed: 1948

Bulgarian Parliament to Mark 135th Anniversary of Tarnovo Constitution

Bulgaria's Parliament will hold a ceremonial sitting to mark the 135th anniversary of the adoption of the Tarnovo Constitution.

Politics » Domestic | April 16, 2014, Wednesday // 09:34 | Viewed: 1666

Parliament Finally Overturns Audit Office Act Veto

The Bulgarian Parliament voted against President Plevneliev's veto on amendments to the Audit Office Act.

Politics » Domestic | April 15, 2014, Tuesday // 17:07 | Viewed: 1785

Bomb Signal Alerts Sofia Courthouse

Police are checking the Sofia courthouse after a bomb signal on Tuesday afternoon.

Politics » Domestic | April 15, 2014, Tuesday // 16:31 | Viewed: 1940

Ex-President Parvanov: Early Elections Are Pressing

Early elections in Bulgaria are pressing, said the country's former President Georgi Parvanov in an interview for Nova TV.

Politics » Domestic | April 15, 2014, Tuesday // 10:55 | Viewed: 1260

Bulgarian President Vetoes Amendments to Agricultural Land Act

Bulgarian President Rosen Plevneliev has returned to Parliament a set of amendments to the Agricultural Land Ownership and Use Act due to clashes with the Constitution and EU law.

Politics » Domestic | April 14, 2014, Monday // 20:10 | Viewed: 2460

Parliament to Overturn President's Veto on Audit Office Act

Bulgarian Parliament's Budget and Finance Committee overturned Monday the veto imposed by President Rosen Plevneliev to amendments to the Audit Office Act.

Politics » Domestic | April 14, 2014, Monday // 12:50 | Viewed: 7386

Ex Bulgarian PM Borisov Backs Progressive Taxation

Former Bulgarian Prime Minister and leader of center-right party GERB has spoken in favor of progressive taxation.

Politics » Domestic | April 13, 2014, Sunday // 13:13 | Viewed: 2155

Bulgaria's Social Housing Fund to Be Open to Employed Persons Only

Bulgarian Investment Planning Minister Ivan Danov has said that the parameters of the concept paper on establishing a social housing fund are still unclear.

Politics » Domestic | April 11, 2014, Friday // 14:52 | Viewed: 1585

Plevneliev, Democrats to Discuss Extraordinary Situation in Bulgaria

Leaders of Bulgarian Reformist Bloc, a coalition of democrats, will meet with President Rosen Plevneliev to discuss the extraordinary situation the country is facing.

Politics » Domestic | April 11, 2014, Friday // 12:00 | Viewed: 2413

Bulgarian Nationalists to Stage Anti-NATO Protest

Bulgaria's ultra-nationalist Ataka party is organizing an anti-NATO protest in Sofia on Friday, 11 AM.

Politics » Domestic | April 11, 2014, Friday // 10:37 | Viewed: 7536

Bulgaria's Consumer Protection Commission to Become Executive Agency

Bulgaria's Commission for Consumer Protection is to be converted into an executive agency under the umbrella of the Ministry of Economy and Energy.

Politics » Domestic | April 10, 2014, Thursday // 14:20 | Viewed: 1684

Bulgaria to Spend BGN 100 M Yearly on Pension Allowances

Bulgaria's government is planning to spend BGN 100 M (EUR 50 M) a year on Christmas and Easter pension allowances.

Politics » Domestic | April 4, 2014, Friday // 12:30 | Viewed: 1332

Labor Minister: Share of Working Poor in Bulgaria at 7-8%

Bulgarian Labor Minister Hasan Ademov has said that the relative share of the working poor in Bulgaria has amounted to 7-8% over the past few years, following EU statistics.

Politics » Domestic | April 4, 2014, Friday // 11:53 | Viewed: 2058

Bulgaria's Dogan Attacker Plans to Enter Politics

Oktay Enimehmedov, who attacked the honorary lifetime Chairman of DPS Ahmed Dogan in 2013, will seek to enter politics.

Politics » Domestic | April 4, 2014, Friday // 09:46 | Viewed: 2494
Bulgaria news Novinite.com (Sofia News Agency - www.sofianewsagency.com) is unique with being a real time news provider in English that informs its readers about the latest Bulgarian news. The editorial staff also publishes a daily online newspaper "Sofia Morning News." Novinite.com (Sofia News Agency - www.sofianewsagency.com) and Sofia Morning News publish the latest economic, political and cultural news that take place in Bulgaria. Foreign media analysis on Bulgaria and World News in Brief are also part of the web site and the online newspaper. News Bulgaria