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Weather in Bulgaria: Weekend with Summer Temperatures up to 35 Degrees

The weekend will offer the typical summer weather with many sunny hours around the coast and summer storms in the central and western regions of the country.

Society » Environment | 9 hours ago

COVID-19 in Bulgaria: 174 Newly Registered Cases, 14243 Total

There are 174 new cases of coronavirus in Bulgaria for the last 24 hours based on 5,934 tests performed.

Society » Health | 9 hours ago

Spain Closes Nightclubs and Bans Smoking in Open Areas

All Spanish regions have agreed to order the closure of nightclubs and a ban on smoking in open areas when it is impossible to maintain a safe distance.

World | August 14, 2020, Friday // 17:38

European Commission: First Agreement on a Potential Vaccine Against COVID-19

Today, the European Commission has reached a first agreement with the pharmaceutical company AstraZeneca to purchase a potential vaccine against COVID-19 as well as to donate to lower and middle income countries or re-direct to other European countries.

Society » Health | August 14, 2020, Friday // 14:43

Serbia: Mandatory Negative PCR Test for Arrivals from Bulgaria, Croatia, Northern Macedonia and Romania

All citizens entering Serbia from the territories of Bulgaria, Croatia, Northern Macedonia and Romania must have a negative PCR test performed no later than 48 hours.

World | August 14, 2020, Friday // 14:30

Bulgaria: Deputy Director of Pazardzhik Police Dies of COVID-19 Infection

The Deputy Director of the Regional Police Directorate in Pazardzhik, Commissioner Svetoslav Telbizov, has died as a result of coronavirus infection.

Society » Obituaries | August 14, 2020, Friday // 13:12

Breaking News: Bulgaria's PM Borissov Calls for Convening Grand National Assembly and Changes to the Constitution, Plans to Resign Afterwards

GERB proposes a new structure of the judiciary and a reduction in the number of deputies

Politics | August 14, 2020, Friday // 13:09

Mergermarket: New Sale of Telenor Bulgaria Contemplated

The Bulgarian telecom operator Telenor may change ownership again, just two years after the Czech group PPF owned by Petr Kellner purchased the company.

Business | August 14, 2020, Friday // 10:31

Bulgarian National Bank Issuing a New Banknote

Bulgarian National Bank (BNB) is putting in circulation a new series of banknotes, which has a face value of BGN 5.

Business » Finance | August 14, 2020, Friday // 10:27

Protests in Bulgaria: “Protecting democracy!” is the Motto of 37th Day of Anti-Government Protests

Today is the 37th day of anti-government protests in Sofia.

Society | August 14, 2020, Friday // 09:28

COVID-19 in Bulgaria: 176 Newly Registered Cases in 5877 PCR Tests

There are 176 new cases of coronavirus in Bulgaria.

Society » Health | August 14, 2020, Friday // 09:27

Moscow With a Warning About the Redeployment of American Troops in Europe

"Moscow calls on Eastern European partners to weigh the risks and consider the consequences of deploying the US military on a rotating basis on their territory," said Russian Foreign Ministry spokeswoman Maria Zakharova.

Politics | August 14, 2020, Friday // 02:29

Bulgarian Prosecutors Accused Man From Gotse Delchev for Distributing Child Pornography

The District Prosecutor's Office - Gotse Delchev has accused a man who distributed and kept pornographic materials with the participation of children.

Crime | August 14, 2020, Friday // 02:05

Jeeps Will No Longer Be Available For Tourists and Off-Road Adventurers in The Area of the Seven Rila Lakes

This was announced by the Minister of Ecology Emil Dimitrov, who was present at the first dig of a building for half a million BGN on the territory of Rila National Park, which will be a base of rescuers and an information center.

Business » Tourism | August 14, 2020, Friday // 01:56

Lawyer Sent a Signal to the State Agency for Child Protection Against Prime Minister Borissov

Lawyer Elena Guncheva sent an open signal to the State Agency for Child Protection against Prime Minister Boyko Borissov.

Politics | August 14, 2020, Friday // 01:19

Israel Lists Bulgaria Among "Green" Countries for Travel

As part of the plan to reopen Israel's skies, Israelis returning from certain countries will not be required to go into isolation.

Business » Tourism | August 14, 2020, Friday // 01:00

Largest Seaside Resort in Bulgaria - Sunny Beach to Close the Season by September 10th

Most hotels in the largest seaside resort in Bulgaria - Sunny Beach will close for the season by September 10.

Business » Tourism | August 14, 2020, Friday // 00:53

EU to Buy 200 Million Doses of the Potential COVID-19 Vaccine From Johnson & Johnson

The European Commission has concluded exploratory talks with Johnson & Johnson to buy 200 million doses of a potential COVID-19 vaccine, the EU executive and the U.

Society » Health | August 14, 2020, Friday // 00:33

On August 13th in Bourgas Started the Prestigios International Sailing Regatta "Cor Carolli 2020"

The sailing regatta "Cor Carolli 2020" started on August 13.

Sports | August 14, 2020, Friday // 00:26

New Study: Almost Two Thirds of the Bulgarians Are Smokers

A study by the National Patients’ Organization has found out that 59% of Bulgarians between the age of 19 and 64 are smokers.

Society » Health | August 14, 2020, Friday // 00:23

Eight Stations of the Third Metro Line in Sofia Will be Launched by the End of August

Part of the third metro line will start working by the end of the month.

Society | August 14, 2020, Friday // 00:12
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