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Sofia is Among the 20 Cities with the Fastest Increase in Prices of Housing in the World

Sofia is ranked 18th among 150 cities in the world with the fastest rise in prices of housing, according to an international report by the consulting company Knight Frank.

Business » Properties | July 11, 2018, Wednesday // 10:59

Bulgaria Preparing to Open Tender for Offshore Oil, Gas Exploration Permit

SOFIA (Bulgaria), July 10 (SeeNews) - Bulgaria is preparing to launch a procedure to award an oil and gas prospecting and exploration permit in Tervel offshore block in the Black Sea, the energy ministry said on Tuesday.

Business » Energy | July 11, 2018, Wednesday // 10:56

Azerbaijan, Bulgaria Mull Issues of Military co-op

Azerbaijan’s defense minister, Colonel General Zakir Hasanov met with the newly appointed Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of Bulgaria in Azerbaijan Nikolay Yankov, Azerbaijan’s Defense Ministry said in a message July 9.

Politics » Diplomacy | July 11, 2018, Wednesday // 10:55

Bulgaria Breaks up illegal Tobacco Factory

SOFIA, July 10 (Xinhua) -- Bulgarian authorities have neutralized an illegal factory for the production of chopped tobacco and arrested five suspects, the country's Ministry of Interior said in a statement here on Tuesday.

Crime | July 11, 2018, Wednesday // 10:54

New Plasma Melting Plant Opens at Bulgaria's Nuclear Power Site

SOFIA (Reuters) - Bulgaria has opened a new plasma melting plant that will treat and dispose of radioactive waste at its Kozloduy nuclear power plant, the European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD) said on Tuesday.

Business » Energy | July 11, 2018, Wednesday // 10:08

Bulgaria Makes Bank Pledges in Bid to Join Euro Waiting Room

BRUSSELS, July 10 (Reuters) - Bulgaria has committed to strengthening its banking sector, European Union officials said on Tuesday, two days before a euro zone finance ministers’ meeting that could shed light on the Balkan country’s progress towards joini

Politics » Bulgaria in EU | July 11, 2018, Wednesday // 10:03

Wired: Bulgaria's First New Plane in Decades is a Freakishly Strong Drone

MOVING STUFF BY air may be quick and convenient, but it’s also horridly expensive, accounting for just 1 percent of global shipping by volume—and 35 percent of it by cost.

Business | July 11, 2018, Wednesday // 10:00

Homer Odyssey: Oldest Extract Discovered on Clay Tablet

BBC - A clay tablet discovered during an archaeological dig may be the oldest written record of Homer's epic tale, the Odyssey, ever found in Greece, the country's culture ministry has said.

Society » Archaeology | July 11, 2018, Wednesday // 09:58

Osmanen Germania: Germany Bans Ethnic Turkish Boxer Gang

Germany has banned an ethnic Turkish boxer gang called Osmanen Germania, saying it is involved in serious crime.

World | July 10, 2018, Tuesday // 17:07

Toucan Hatched for the First Time in the Sofia Zoo

An egg of the rare toucan bird hatched for the first time in Bulgaria.

Politics » Domestic | July 10, 2018, Tuesday // 16:50

Scientists Find 'World's Oldest' Biological Colours

AFP - Australian researchers have uncovered the world's oldest biological colour in the Sahara desert, in a find they said Tuesday helped explain why complex lifeforms only recently emerged on earth.

World | July 10, 2018, Tuesday // 16:38

Tesla Plans China Plant with 500 000 Vehicle Capacity

Tesla Inc.

Business | July 10, 2018, Tuesday // 16:36

Sofia is Now Part of the FAIRMODE Project

Within the framework of a visit by the mayor of Sofia Yordanka Fandakova and a delegation of Sofia Municipality to the Joint Research Center JRS, where research is carried out by the European Commission, in the city of Ispra, Italy, Sofia was included in

Politics » Domestic | July 10, 2018, Tuesday // 16:32

Emergency Departments in Bulgaria Received over 150 Flood Signals for the last 24 Hours

Emergency teams reacted to more than 150 signals due to the complicated meteorological situation in the last 24 hours, the Ministry of Interior announced.

Society » Environment | July 10, 2018, Tuesday // 16:26

NATO and EU Leaders Sign Joint Declaration

NATO Secretary General Jens Stoltenberg, European Council President Donald Tusk and European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker met in Brussels today (10 July 2018) to sign a new Joint Declaration on cooperation between NATO and the European Union.

Politics | July 10, 2018, Tuesday // 16:25

France Faces Belgium for a Place in the World Cup Final

The first finalist in the 21st edition of the World Cup will be decided today in the semi-final between France and Belgium.

Sports | July 10, 2018, Tuesday // 15:37

Samsung to Open World's Largest Smartphone Factory in India

Samsung has announced that it will be expanding one of its mobile phone factories in India, at the same time launching its "Make for the World" project to export Indian-made smartphones to foreign markets.

Business | July 10, 2018, Tuesday // 15:21

Canada Extends NATO Mission in Latvia, Adds more Troops

Prime Minister Justin Trudeau said Tuesday that Canada is extending its NATO commitment in Latvia by another four years to March 2023 and will boost the number of troops in the country to 540 from the current 455 in a show of ongoing solidarity with the a

Politics » Defense | July 10, 2018, Tuesday // 15:16

Electric Shock Scared Sofia Citizens and Over 10 Districts have no Electricity, One Man is Seriously Wounded

An incident with a 110 kV facility, owned by the State Electricity System Operator (ESO), required the shutdown of the Student City substation, the CEZ press center announced.

Society » Incidents | July 10, 2018, Tuesday // 15:05

Thai Cave Rescue: They're all out! All 12 Boys Rescued from Depths of Cave (Updated)

All 12 boys have been reportedly rescued from the depths of the Thai cave in which they their coach have been trapped for 18 days.

World | July 10, 2018, Tuesday // 14:43

BGN 300 Fine Threatens Skaters Doing Stunts Outside Specially Designated Areas in Sofia

There will be 300 leva fine for skaters performing stunts outside the designated places, according to the current draft order for public order in Sofia.

Politics » Domestic | July 10, 2018, Tuesday // 14:32
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