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Covid-19 in Bulgaria: 1,892 Newly Infected, 79 Fatalities

The number of confirmed COVID-19 cases in Bulgaria reached 480,777, after 25,189 tests identified 1,892 new infections on Friday, according to data posted on https://coronavirus.

Business | September 18, 2021, Saturday // 12:26

How to Build Your Own Home Wooden Slat Walls

A slatwall is a metal frame that holds dozens of hangers with small pieces of wood attached on top.

Society | September 18, 2021, Saturday // 09:10

Bulgarian Energy Ministry Set to Help Businesses Affected by High Electricity Prices

The Energy Ministry and other government departments will prepare measures in support of businesses that have been put in a tight corner by the high electricity prices in recent months.

Business | September 17, 2021, Friday // 20:30

Interior Ministry Busted Crime Group Issuing Fake Labor Disability Certificates

Bulgaria’s Interior Ministry, together with the General Directorate for Combating Organised Crime (GDCOC), cracked down on an organized crime group of doctors who issued t fake labor disability cerrifictes which  inflicted admage to the state budget at a

Business | September 17, 2021, Friday // 18:04

Eurouropean Parliament Prepares to Cut Ties wih Russia

The European Parliament passed a resolution on Thursday (16 September) making a clear distinction between the Russian people and the regime of President Vladimir Putin, which it described as a “stagnating authoritarian kleptocracy led by a president-for-l

Politics | September 17, 2021, Friday // 17:24

Macron Unveils wrapped Arc de Triomphe in Paris

After three months of construction work Paris' famed Arc de Triomphe was on Thursday completely concealed.

Business | September 17, 2021, Friday // 17:05

Russians Head to Polls amid Low Appoval for Putin's United Russia, App of Alexei Navalny Removed

Russian President Vladimir Putin has urged Russians to vote in the upcoming parliamentary elections after a lacklustre campaign season.

Business | September 17, 2021, Friday // 16:30

Russia Needs to Work with Taliban Government in Afghanistan - Vladimir Putin

 Russia needs to work with the Taliban government in Afghanistan, President Vladimir Putin said on Friday at a meeting of a China- and Russia-led security bloc, the Shanghai Cooperation Organisation (SCO).

Business | September 17, 2021, Friday // 15:08

Bulgarian State Railways (BDZ) Reports steep Decline in Passengers

 Bulgarian state-owned railway company BDZ Passengers, a wholly-owned unit of BDZ Holding, saw its passengers numbers decline by 20-30% due to the coronavirus pandemic, transport minister Rosen Zheliazkov said on Wednesday.

Politics » Domestic | September 17, 2021, Friday // 14:57

World Bank's ex-CEO Kristalina Georgieva Accused on Exerting Pressure on Bank's staff to Boost China's Ranking in "Doing Business 2018" Report

World Bank leaders, including then-Chief Executive Kristalina Georgieva, applied "undue pressure" on staff to boost China's ranking in the bank's "Doing Business 2018" report, according to an independent investigation released Thursday.

Business » Finance | September 17, 2021, Friday // 14:32

EU Scoffs at Balkan Mini Schengen

The EU administration assessed negatively the initiative “Mini Schengen”, also known as “Open Balkan”, of the leaders of North Macedonia, Serbia and Albania and believes that it undermines the region’s European integration.

Politics | September 17, 2021, Friday // 14:05

GERB Would again Become Bulgaria's First Poltical Force if Elections Were now - Gallup International

If the National Assembly elections were held in the first half of September, the results would be as follows:

Politics » Elections | September 17, 2021, Friday // 13:07

Bulgaria Restaurateurs Brace for Further Protests against Anti-covid Restrictions

If Katsarov does not cancel his order restricting restaurants and nightlife venues, we will block the entire country together with our colleagues from the transport industry, This is a moronic step and humiliation for our branch after we have written coun

Politics » Domestic | September 17, 2021, Friday // 12:41

Bulgarians, Don't Be Idiots of Europe - Angel Kunchev

“If we continue to behave like the idiots of Europe, we will deal a terrible blow to our economy and tourism,” said Chief Health Inspector Angel Kunchev, who proposes restrictive measures against COVID-19 in the country.

Society » Health | September 17, 2021, Friday // 12:01

Italy first in EU Makes Green Pass Mandatory for All Workers

The Italian government approved on Thursday some of the strictest anti-Covid measures in the world, making it obligatory for all workers either to show proof of vaccination, a negative test or recent recovery from infection, Reuters reported.

Society » Health | September 17, 2021, Friday // 11:51

Inflation Rate in Bulgaria stands at 3.7 Percent Y/Y vs July 2020

The National Statistical Institute reported here on Wednesday that inflation in August 2021 was 3.

Business | September 17, 2021, Friday // 11:16

Covid-19 in Bulgaria: 1,724 Newly Infected, 67 Fatalities

 In the last 24 hours Covid tests positivity rate stood at 8.

Society » Health | September 17, 2021, Friday // 08:21

New Bulgaria's Government Extends Deadline of Population Census

Bulgaria’s caretaker cabinet has extended the deadline of the electronic census until the end of September.

Business | September 16, 2021, Thursday // 16:47

Diplomatic Gaffe: Biden Appeared to Forget Name of Australian Prime minister

Australians squirmed Thursday as US President Joe Biden thanked their prime minister for joining a major new defence alliance - but appeared to forget his name.

Politics » Diplomacy | September 16, 2021, Thursday // 16:26

Bulgaria Must Present Clear-cut Plan to Close Coal-fueled Power Plants - European Commission

The European Commission wants a clear plan from Bulgaria to close its coal-fired power plants and ensure that European funding for the regions does not go only to the capital, Sofia.

Politics » Bulgaria in EU | September 16, 2021, Thursday // 15:56

What Is in Focus of Bulgaria's New Interim Government

This morning, President of Bulgaria Rumen Radev dissolved the acting caretaker government and presented the new one, which had to be formed after the 46th National Assembly failed to form a regular cabinet.

Politics » Domestic | September 16, 2021, Thursday // 15:48
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