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Bulgaria's Supreme Judicial Council Approves Six European Delegated Prosecutors

Meeting on Friday, the 11-member Prosecutors Chamber of the Supreme Judicial Council approved six European Delegated Prosecutors (EDPs) from Bulgaria after two days of hearings of all applicants for the position.

Politics » Bulgaria in EU | September 10, 2021, Friday // 16:52

EU Finance Ministers Meet in Slovenia Friday Saturday to Amend Budget Spending Rules for Member States

European governments have spent hand over fist, despite ballooning public debt, to prevent the coronavirus pandemic from triggering economic calamity.

Business » Finance | September 10, 2021, Friday // 16:44

Bulgarians - Most Mentally Stable in the EU

Bulgaria and Romania are at the bottom of the ranking of the European statistical agency Eurostat for the share of citizens of EU countries suffering from chronic depression.

Society » Health | September 10, 2021, Friday // 14:38

UN Should Show Solidarity with Afghan People, Maintain Dialogue with Taliban to Avoid Millions of Deaths

UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres pleaded with the international community, during an interview with AFP on Thursday to maintain a dialogue with the Taliban in Afghanistan, warning that an "economic collapse" with possibly millions dying must be avoid

Politics | September 10, 2021, Friday // 13:50

Italy Mandates Green Passes in Schools and Universities

The Italian government has made showing the COVID-19 ‘green pass’ mandatory for all those who enter school or university grounds, with the exception of underage students, according to a decree approved on Thursday by the council of ministers.

Society » Health | September 10, 2021, Friday // 13:40

Current Anti-Covid Measures are Here to Stay, despite Protests

"I can only appeal to all Bulgarians, not only to the owners of restaurants and employees, but also to those who visit them - to show understanding, to show empathy to the people who are in serious condition in hospitals at the moment", caretaker Minister

Politics » Domestic | September 10, 2021, Friday // 13:25

Full-fledged War with Russia Is Possible - Ukrainian President

 Ukrainian President Vladimir Zelensky has acknowledged that the possibility of a full-fledged war with Russia exists and believes that this would be the 'greatest mistake.

Politics | September 10, 2021, Friday // 13:15

Hackers Meddle with Bulgaria's Online Population Census

Continuous hacker attacks have managed to block the online population census in Bulgaria, which began on Tuesday.

Politics » Domestic | September 10, 2021, Friday // 12:48

Bulgaria's Health authorities: Don't Rush into Taking Booster Shot of Covid-9 Vaccine

The Expert Council on wih the Ministry of Health advises against rushing the decision to have a boodter dose of COVID-19 vaccines.

Society » Health | September 10, 2021, Friday // 12:38

Bulgaria will Revise Its Overall Policy on North Macedonia - Security Council

The participants in the Security Council of the Council of Ministers on September 9 discussed the need to "analyze and update the overall policy of Bulgaria towards the Republic of North Macedonia - our political behaviour and search for future solutions

Politics » Diplomacy | September 10, 2021, Friday // 12:17

WHO: Mu Strain of Coronavirus Stirs Concerns

The European Medicines Agency said Thursday a coronavirus variant known as "Mu" could be cause for concern, although there is no data yet to show it will overtake the dominant Delta strain, AFP reported.

Society » Health | September 10, 2021, Friday // 12:04

Hundreds of People Without Masks at a Concert in Berkovitsa, Bulgaria

In Berkovitsa, in defiance of the measures, a concert was held with hundreds of people in the audience.

Society » Health | September 10, 2021, Friday // 11:01

President Radev: Dissolution of the National Assembly is a Matter of Days

In order to have a fair vote, the composition of the CEC is important, he said during the hearing of a new candidate for a member of CEC from the party TISP

Politics » Elections | September 10, 2021, Friday // 10:52

Eurobarometer: 85% of Bulgarians Support Linking EU Funds to the Rule of Law

Four out of five Europeans (81%) believe that the EU should only provide funding to Member States that respect the rule of law and democratic values. This is clear from the latest opinion poll commissioned by the European Parliament.

Politics » Bulgaria in EU | September 10, 2021, Friday // 10:43

Weather Today: Rain Showers over Eastern Bulgaria

Today the clouds over Western and Central Bulgaria will break and decrease, in the afternoon over many areas to mostly sunny.

Society » Environment | September 10, 2021, Friday // 10:26

COVID-19 in Bulgaria: 1629 New Cases, 52 Dead

1629 are the new cases of coronavirus in Bulgaria for the past 24 hours. More than 24,000 tests were performed, which makes 6.7% positive.

Society » Health | September 10, 2021, Friday // 10:08

Bulgarian Retirees to Receive BGN120 Bonus for Three Final Months of 2021

Bulgarian pensioners will receive a pension supplement worth of BGN120 for the three final months of the year - October, November and December –, while a recalculation of pensions will be made from December 25, including an increase in the minimum pension

Politics » Domestic | September 9, 2021, Thursday // 16:32

Bulgaria’s Foreign Minister Extends Greetings to North Macedonia on Occasion of 30th Independence Declaration Anniversary

Bulgarian Caretaker Foreign Minister Svetlan Stoev has greeted the Republic of North Macedonia on the occasion of the 30th anniversary of the declaration of its independence, Stoev's Ministry said in a press release on Wednesday.

Politics » Diplomacy | September 9, 2021, Thursday // 15:52

Bulgaria Battlles Rapid Surge of Covid-19 Infections amid Strong Vaccine Opposition

ulgaria has introduced new anti-COVID restrictions as the country battles a rapid surge of infections due to the Delta variant.

Business | September 9, 2021, Thursday // 15:35

Angela Merkel to Hold Last Meeting wih Balkan Leaders, Discuss EU Integration Process

German Chancellor Angela Merkel will visit Belgrade on Monday, where she will meet with Serbian President Aleksandar Vučić to discuss political and economic cooperation and the EU integration process.

Politics | September 9, 2021, Thursday // 15:10

EP Set to Guarantee Labor Mobility within EU, Ensure Fair Working Conditions for All

Labour mobility within the EU should be made easier for workers as well as for employers, with clearer rules to ensure fair, equality-based working conditions.

Politics » Bulgaria in EU | September 9, 2021, Thursday // 14:02
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