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Nightclubs Close for Two Weeks in Bulgaria's Capital Sofia

Anti-epidemic measures are intensifying in Sofia.

Society | October 24, 2020, Saturday // 13:34

Bulgaria: Ban on Plan Operations, All Hospitals in Sofia Have to Treat COVID-19

Yesterday The Minister of Health issued an order imposing ban on planned operations in Sofia and five other cities and ordered 10% of the capacity of each hospital in the cities with the most patients to be allocated for the treatment of coronavirus patie

Society » Health | October 24, 2020, Saturday // 11:57

Bulgaria: The Medical Association Urges for the Closure of Nightclubs and Stadiums

The Bulgarian Medical Association insists that measures against the spread of the coronavirus be strengthened instead of stopping the planned activities of hospitals.

Society » Health | October 24, 2020, Saturday // 11:14

COVID-19: Polish President Duda Tests Positive

Polish President Andrzej Duda has tested positive for the coronavirus, presidential spokesperson Blazej Spychalski announced on Twitter on Saturday morning.

Society » Health | October 24, 2020, Saturday // 10:52

US President Elections: Highest Percentage Of Voters Since 1908

US President elections -  predictions for highest percentage of voters since 1908

Politics » Elections | October 24, 2020, Saturday // 10:43

AstraZeneca Resumes US COVID-19 Vaccine Trial

The clinical trials for the AstraZeneca Oxford coronavirus vaccine -- AZD1222 -- have resumed in the United States after approval by the Food and Drug Administration (FDA), the company said on Friday (local time).

Society » Health | October 24, 2020, Saturday // 09:39

COVID-19 in France: Restrictions to Remain Until December


World » EU | October 24, 2020, Saturday // 09:33

WHO and Wikipedia in a Collaboration About COVID-19 Information

The World Health Organization (WHO) and the Wikimedia Foundation, the nonprofit that administers Wikipedia, announced today a collaboration to expand the public’s access to the latest and most reliable information about COVID-19.

Business | October 24, 2020, Saturday // 09:30

COVID-19 in Bulgaria: 1589 New Cases, 1886 in Hospitals

1,589 are the new cases of coronavirus in Bulgaria for the last 24 hours.

Society » Health | October 24, 2020, Saturday // 09:22

Bulgaria’s PM and Three Ministers Under Quarantine Due To Contact With Positive COVID-19 Deputy Minister

Sofia Regional Health Inspectorate on October 23 imposed quarantine on all close contact persons of Deputy Minister of Regional Development, Nikolai Nankov, who has tested positive for coronavirus.

Politics | October 24, 2020, Saturday // 09:18

EU: Climate Neutrality by 2050 – Only Bulgaria Abstained

EU environment Council of Ministers have made climate targets for 2050 mandatory - the bloc's climate neutrality - but has not decided on the more ambitious target set by the European Commission for 2030, Reuters reported.

Politics | October 23, 2020, Friday // 19:04

Bulgaria: Pernik Mayor Introduces Night Curfew over Bars and Restaurants

With order of the mayor of Pernik Stanislav Vladimirov, the activity of disco clubs, night bars, and other similar nightclubs for indoor and outdoor entertainment in the municipality of Pernik is suspended, the municipal press center announced.

Society » Health | October 23, 2020, Friday // 18:38

COVID-19: Poland Closes Bars and Restaurants

The measure will be valid for only two weeks with the possibility of extensionThe Polish government has decided to introduce new restrictions to help fight the spread of the coronavirus.

World » EU | October 23, 2020, Friday // 16:45

Turkey Tested Russian S-400s Defense System Confirmed Erdogan

Turkish President Tayyip Erdogan confirmed on Friday that Turkey had been testing the S-400 air defense systems that it bought from Russia and said U.

Politics | October 23, 2020, Friday // 16:38

HSBC To Cut 300 Jobs in UK

HSBC has reportedly launched a restructuring of its commercial banking business in the UK that will lead to around 300 job cuts.

Business | October 23, 2020, Friday // 12:48

US Elections: Trump - Biden Debate More Civilised Than Expected

Thursday night's primetime duel in Nashville, Tennessee, was a less acrimonious and more substantive affair than the pair's previous showdown on 29 September, which devolved into insults and name-calling, reports BBC.

Politics | October 23, 2020, Friday // 10:32

Cristiano Ronaldo Still Positive for Coronavirus: Skips the Challenge with Messi

Nothing to do for Cristiano Ronaldo: the Portuguese champion is seriously in danger of missing the big match Juventus-Barcelona.

Society | October 23, 2020, Friday // 10:18

COVID-19 in Bulgaria: It's Time to Limit Gatherings in Public Says Prof. Kunchev

The next restrictive measure, which is time to introduce in order to limit the spread of coronavirus, is to prevent the gathering of many people in one place, regardless of the occasion, says the national state health inspector.

Society » Health | October 23, 2020, Friday // 10:04

New Order: Bulgaria's Nightclubs To Be Half Full

Visits to discos, piano bars, clubs and other nightclubs are allowed with a certain occupancy of the seats.

Business » Industry | October 23, 2020, Friday // 09:59

Bulgaria Sets The Clock Back to Winter Time

On the night of the 24th against the 25th of October (Saturday against Sunday) Bulgaria returns to the astronomical - winter - time.

Society » Environment | October 23, 2020, Friday // 09:45

Fear Encourages Physical Distancing During Pandemic

Despite guidelines plastered on the walls and floors of grocery and retail stores encouraging customers to maintain six-feet of physical distance, many do not.

Society | October 23, 2020, Friday // 09:41
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