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After the Lavrov-Blinken meeting: Moscow is Waiting for an Answer by Next Week

Russia and the United States agreed for Washington to provide written answers to Russia's proposals for security guarantees. This was stated today at a press conference after the meeting between US Secretary of State Anthony Blinkon and Russian Foreign Mi

Business | January 22, 2022, Saturday // 10:00

The EC welcomes the Dialogue between the Prime Ministers of Bulgaria and North Macedonia

The Prime Minister of North Macedonia Dimitar Kovachevski and the President of the European Commission Ursula von der Leyen talked on the phone yesterday, and among the topics discussed was the visit of Bulgarian Prime Minister Kiril Petkov to Skopje this

World » EU | January 22, 2022, Saturday // 09:59

Sweden and Finland - in Talks with NATO

NATO is already preparing a written response to Russia's demands to the pact to withdraw its troops from the border with Ukraine. Among those demands is the withdrawal of NATO troops from Bulgaria and Romania and Ukraine's refusal to join the pact.

World | January 22, 2022, Saturday // 09:59

Where to Play Live Casinos Online

The COVID-19 pandemic has caused brick-and-mortar casinos to close worldwide. However, it has also boosted online gaming — with reports predicting that the global market size will reach $66.994 billion by 2025. There are many factors that contribute to th

Society | January 22, 2022, Saturday // 09:58

Weather in Bulgaria: Clouds and Snow with Max. Temperatures between 3°C and 2°C

The atmospheric pressure during the day will decrease slightly and will be close to the average for January. This was announced for FOCUS News Agency by the weather forecaster on duty at the National Institute of Hydrology and Meteorology Georgi Tsekov.

Society » Environment | January 22, 2022, Saturday // 09:27

COVID-19 in Bulgaria: Almost 10,000 New Cases in the Last 24 hours

9,874 are the new cases of coronavirus in our country during the last 24 hours, the data of the Unified Information Portal showed.

Society » Health | January 22, 2022, Saturday // 09:21

Bulgarian Finance Minister Envisages BGN 710 Min. Salary and BGN 3,400 Max. Insurance Income

The Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Finance Asen Vassilev defined the draft financial framework as a “budget for economic growth”. It envisages economic growth of 4.8%. It will enter into force on April 1, when the minimum wage will increase from 65

Business » Finance | January 21, 2022, Friday // 16:44

Romania: Russia's Request for the Withdrawal of NATO Troops is Unacceptable

Romania has called “unacceptable” Russia's demand that NATO forces stationed on the alliance's eastern flank be withdrawn as part of security guarantees to de-escalate the crisis in Ukraine, AFP reported.

World » Southeast Europe | January 21, 2022, Friday // 16:11

It’s Final: Introduction of New COVID Measures in Sofia

According to the data of the Sofia Regional Health Inspectorate (SRHI), as of today Sofia is in stage 3 according to the National Operational Plan for dealing with the pandemic of COVID-19. Some of the measures will take effect on January 24, Monday, and

Society » Health | January 21, 2022, Friday // 16:04

Bulgarian PM: Bulgaria is a Sovereign State. Russia should De-Escalate

“Bulgaria is a sovereign state and we have long since made our choice by becoming a member of NATO.” This was stated by Bulgarian Prime Minister Kiril Petkov from the parliamentary rostrum in a special statement outside the parliamentary agenda.

Politics » Diplomacy | January 21, 2022, Friday // 14:09

Omicron is Overwhelming Hospitals according to Data from other Countries

At the moment, the number of hospitalized patients in Bulgaria is not growing sharply - despite the explosive rise of cases infected with the new variant of COVID-19 Omicron.

Society » Health | January 21, 2022, Friday // 13:59

Bulgaria: Record Investments are Set in the 2022 Budget

“Many of the policies set out in the coalition agreement cannot be valued in this budget because of the short time. But we plan an update in the middle of the year that will include everything. This is a budget that is trying to achieve a lasting change i

Business » Finance | January 21, 2022, Friday // 13:34

Bulgaria: Jump in Prices of Greenhouse Vegetables is Expected in Spring

Greenhouse vegetable prices are expected to rise in the spring due to higher electricity and gas prices.

Business » Industry | January 21, 2022, Friday // 12:33

Bulgaria: Deputies and Experts discussed the Draft Law on Protection from Domestic Violence

Key issues raised during the public consultation on the draft law on amendments to the Domestic Violence Protection Act (DVPA) were discussed at the Ministry of Justice.

Society | January 21, 2022, Friday // 12:28

Russia's Foreign Ministry: NATO forces Must be Withdrawn from Bulgaria and Romania

Russia's proposals for security guarantees include the withdrawal of NATO forces from Bulgaria and Romania, which joined the alliance after 1997, the Russian Foreign Ministry said.

Politics » Diplomacy | January 21, 2022, Friday // 12:13

Bulgarian Doctor: Pills cannot Win the Battle with the Pandemic

“The sad truth is that people who have died can't go out on the radio or on television and say, 'People, get vaccinated.' Only survivors or people who have not been infected yet come out. They are very few - people who are not infected or will not be infe

Society » Health | January 21, 2022, Friday // 10:20

Bulgaria: Payment of BGN 75 Supplement to Vaccinated Pensioners Starts on February 1

The National Social Security Institute (NSSI) is starting the payment of the one-time supplement of BGN 75 to the pensions of Bulgarian pensioners who have met the requirements for completed vaccination course or have a booster vaccine dose. This was anno

Society » Health | January 21, 2022, Friday // 10:08

Bulgaria will Donate 250,000 doses of the Pfizer Vaccine to Bosnia and Herzegovina

Bulgaria will donate 258,570 doses of Comirnaty vaccine from Pfizer/Biontech to Bosnia and Herzegovina, the government decided.

World » Southeast Europe | January 21, 2022, Friday // 09:55

Spain has sent Warships to the Black Sea and is Preparing Fighter Jets for Bulgaria

Spain has sent warships to join NATO's naval forces in the Mediterranean and Black Seas as tensions in the region rise due to the build-up of Russian troops on the Ukrainian border, Defense Minister Margarita Robles said on Thursday.

Politics » Defense | January 21, 2022, Friday // 09:46

Austria Introduces Compulsory Vaccination

The lower house of the Austrian parliament (National Council) has approved a bill on mandatory vaccination against COVID-19, world agencies reported.

World » EU | January 21, 2022, Friday // 09:29

Weather in Bulgaria: Snow all over the Country

Today, on the passing cold front, in many places in southern Bulgaria it will snow, in the lowlands - rain and snow. This was announced for FOCUS News Agency by the weather forecaster on duty at the National Institute of Hydrology and Meteorology Evgenia

Society » Environment | January 21, 2022, Friday // 09:26
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