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Bulgaria Ex-PM Vows to Keep Tabling No-Confidence Motions

There will soon be a new no-confidence motion against the cabinet of Bulgarian PM Plamen Oresharski, stated opposition leader and ex-PM Boyko Borisov.

Politics » Domestic | February 12, 2014, Wednesday // 09:46 | Viewed: 719

Bulgarian Prime Minister Survives 3rd No-Confidence Vote

The third attempt for a no-confidence vote against the Bulgarian government of PM Plamen Oresharski failed.

Politics » Domestic | February 12, 2014, Wednesday // 09:31 | Viewed: 1047

Bulgarian Liberal Party Condemns Neo-Nazi Rally

Bulgaria's liberal party has condemned in a declaration the so-called Lukov march scheduled to take place in Sofia on February 15.  

Politics » Domestic | February 11, 2014, Tuesday // 14:57 | Viewed: 1970

Bulgarian MPs Hold Emergency 'No-Confidence' Session

Bulgaria's Parliament is holding Monday its first emergency session in the week to discuss the latest no-confidence motion tabled by the opposition.

Politics » Domestic | February 10, 2014, Monday // 10:24 | Viewed: 897

Bulgaria ex-PM to Demand Changes to Funds Allocated to Municipalities

Boyko Borisov, leader of center-right party GERB, has requested a meeting with Prime Minister Oresharski to discuss changes to the distribution of BGN 500 M among municipalities.

Politics » Domestic | February 9, 2014, Sunday // 17:26 | Viewed: 1331

6 Parties to Enter Bulgaria's Parliament In Case of Early Elections

Six parties would cross the 4% threshold to enter Bulgaria's Parliament if the general elections were held today, according to polling agency Mediana.

Politics » Domestic | February 9, 2014, Sunday // 16:34 | Viewed: 1610

CEPACA Chair:Bulgaria Must Lower Illegal Assets Confiscation Threshold

Plamen Georgiev, Chair of Bulgaria's Commission for Establishing Property Acquired from Criminal Activity (CEPACA), has called for amendments to the asset confiscation law.

Politics » Domestic | February 9, 2014, Sunday // 15:40 | Viewed: 1788

Refugees in Bulgaria Seek to Move to Western Europe - Expert

The integration of Syrian refugees in Bulgaria has an impact over a very limited number of the total 10,000-11,000 asylum seekers in the country, according to expert.

Politics » Domestic | February 9, 2014, Sunday // 13:21 | Viewed: 1353

Bulgarian Socialist Leader Calls for Referendum on Tax System

Sergey Stanishev, former Prime Minister and leader of the Bulgarian Socialist Party and the Party of European Socialists, has spoken in favor of a referendum on the tax system.

Politics » Domestic | February 8, 2014, Saturday // 14:32 | Viewed: 2072

Bulgarian PM Calls for Unity among Left-Wingers

Bulgarian Prime Minister Plamen Oresharski had addressed fears that the ruling Bulgarian Socialist Party may face a rift.

Politics » Domestic | February 8, 2014, Saturday // 13:45 | Viewed: 1239

Truckers Threaten to Block Bulgaria's Border with Turkey

Truck drivers threaten to block the border crossings between Bulgaria and Turkey on Monday.

Politics » Domestic | February 7, 2014, Friday // 16:30 | Viewed: 1765

Bulgaria Govt Accused of Unfair Allocation of Funds to Municipalities

The Alternative for Bulgarian Revival Movement of Georgi Parvanov has accused the government of unfair distribution of the resources of the public investment program.

Politics » Domestic | February 7, 2014, Friday // 15:41 | Viewed: 1343

Bulgarian Socialist Municipal Council in Montana Resigns

The entire Municipal Council of the Bulgarian Socialist Party (BSP) in the northwestern town of Montana has resigned.

Politics » Domestic | February 7, 2014, Friday // 15:38 | Viewed: 1737

Supporters of E-Voting Throw Computer Mice at Bulgarian Parliament

Some 50 people gathered at a demonstration in downtown Sofia Friday calling for the introduction of electronic voting in the country.

Politics » Domestic | February 7, 2014, Friday // 13:20 | Viewed: 1165

Bulgarian Media to be Fined for Offending Election Candidates

Bulgarian media could be fined if they offend the morality, honor and good name of election candidates.

Politics » Domestic | February 7, 2014, Friday // 11:52 | Viewed: 1827

Bulgaria Parliament to Hold Emergency Sittings over No-Confidence Vote

Bulgaria’s Parliament is to hold two emergency sittings next week in order to discuss the latest no-confidence motion tabled by the opposition.

Politics » Domestic | February 7, 2014, Friday // 10:56 | Viewed: 993

Bulgarian E-Voting Fans Threaten to Hurl Computer Mice at Parliament

Bulgarians supporting the introduction of electronic voting in the country have announced they would stage a peculiar demonstration on Friday.

Politics » Domestic | February 7, 2014, Friday // 10:06 | Viewed: 1106

Bulgarian Opposition Proposes Freeze of MP Wages

Bulgaria's largest opposition centrist party GERB proposed Thursday a freeze on the salaries of the Members of the Parliament.

Politics » Domestic | February 6, 2014, Thursday // 15:15 | Viewed: 1290

Bulgarians Launch Petition in Support of Voting Rules Referendum

A number of Bulgarian public figures, intellectuals and activists have formed a civil initiative committee for a referendum petition.

Politics » Domestic | February 6, 2014, Thursday // 14:26 | Viewed: 1309

Bulgaria's GERB Submits No-Confidence Vote over Domestic Security

Center-right party GERB has submitted to Parliament its third no-confidence motion against the socialist-led coalition government, this time citing a failed security policy.

Politics » Domestic | February 6, 2014, Thursday // 10:29 | Viewed: 1195

Sofia Municipal Council to Vote on 2014 Budget of BGN 1.421 B

The Sofia Municipal Council is to approve the budget of the municipal administration for 2014 amounting to BGN 1.

Politics » Domestic | February 6, 2014, Thursday // 09:33 | Viewed: 1151
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