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Bulgaria: Non-Food Retail Chains Are Broke, Brace for Civil Disobedience

Major non-food chains warn they do not rule out "staging protests and various forms of civil disobedience" if they are not allowed to open - without an "artificial distinction based on stores’ overall shopping area.

Business | April 7, 2021, Wednesday // 14:42

World Health Day: Say “No” to Harmful Chemicals in Our Life

As the world looks to rebuild after COVID, we need to change our approach to the environment, particularly the chemicals and single-use plastics involved in food packaging, writes Frédérique Ries.

Society | April 7, 2021, Wednesday // 13:55

Russia Rattles Sabers Again: Mass Military Drills Seen as Threat to Ukraine

Russia announced the start of mass military drills, ratcheting up tensions with neighboring Ukraine amid Western concerns about the risk of renewed fighting.

Politics | April 7, 2021, Wednesday // 12:14

Boyko Borissov: Slavi Trifonov Shouldn’t Bug out But Assume Responsibility

“My fellow politician Slavi Trifonov should not defect, but come to the fore and assume responsibility.

Politics | April 7, 2021, Wednesday // 11:57

Boyko Borissov: I’m Ready to Single out Ten MPs to Support Trifonov

For the sake of stability, we are ready to single out 10-20 MPs to support a prospective government, said Prime Minister Boyko Borissov during a meeting with members of his cabinet.

Politics » Elections | April 7, 2021, Wednesday // 10:46

On World Health Day Bulgaria Bows before Its Medics

Today the international community marks World Health Day.

Society | April 7, 2021, Wednesday // 10:14

BGN 800,000 Meant for Vote Buying Confiscated

For the first time ever, the Bulgarian authorities have frozen or impounded over 800,000 leva by prosecutorial order because there is evidence that the money would be used to buy votes, the Prosecution reported on Tuesday.

Society » Health | April 7, 2021, Wednesday // 09:20

Today is World Health Day

The value of good health is celebrated on World Health Day on April 7.

Society » Health | April 7, 2021, Wednesday // 09:15

Covid-19 in Bulgaria: 4,004 Newly Infected, Test Positivity Rate – 22,7 Percent

 In the past 24 hours, the new cases of COVID-19 are 4,004.

Society » Health | April 7, 2021, Wednesday // 09:02

Election Results with 100% Counted Vote: Six Parties Enter Bulgarian Parliament

Bulgaria’s Central Election Commission (CEC) on April 6 announced the election results based 100% of the tally sheets processed.

Politics | April 7, 2021, Wednesday // 09:01

EMA Official Sees 'Association' Between AstraZeneca Vaccine and Rare Blood Clots

A senior official at Europe’s medicines regulator has said there is a clear “association” between AstraZeneca’s COVID-19 vaccine and very rare blood clots in the brain, though the direct cause of the clots is still unknown.

Society » Health | April 7, 2021, Wednesday // 08:53

COVID-19 in Bulgaria: 4,004 New Cases, 132 Deaths

4,004 are the new cases of coronavirus for the last 24 hours.

Society » Health | April 7, 2021, Wednesday // 08:44

Political Analyst: In Case of Early Elections in Bulgaria New Parties Will Have Overwhelming Majority

We will most likely have an expert minority government, nominated by the three new parties and at least moderately supported by the status quo parties, and in case of elections in three months the new ones in parliament will have a majority - they are yet

Politics | April 6, 2021, Tuesday // 15:50

In Memoriam: Renowned Journalist Georgi Koritarov Died Aged 61

Journalist Georgi Koritarov died suddenly at the age of 61.

Society » Obituaries | April 6, 2021, Tuesday // 14:46

Bulgaria: New Job Vacancies on Rise Despite Lockdown

Despite the lockdown in March, the number of job adverts rose by 10%.

Business | April 6, 2021, Tuesday // 14:13

Bloomberg: EU Member States to Build Herd Immunity by End June, Bulgaria Lags Far Behind

Most European Union member states will have sufficient Covid vaccine supplies to immunize the majority of people by the end of June, much earlier than the bloc’s official target, according to an internal memo seen by Bloomberg.

Society » Health | April 6, 2021, Tuesday // 13:57

Greece Pours EUR 330 Million into Restaurants, Bars to Help Businesses Reopen

Greece will offer restaurants and bars that have been under lockdown for months around €330 million in additional funding to enable them to re-open in the coming weeks, officials said on Thursday.

Business | April 6, 2021, Tuesday // 13:11

European Leaders Seek to Resume Dialogue with Turkey

The European Union's top two officials will pay a rare visit on Tuesday to Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan aimed at testing his avowed commitment to improve uneasy ties.

Politics | April 6, 2021, Tuesday // 13:03

North Korea Will Skip Tokyo Olympics over Covid-19 Concerns

North Korea has announced it will not take part in the Tokyo Olympics this year, saying the decision is to protect its athletes from Covid-19.

Sports | April 6, 2021, Tuesday // 12:41

UK's Boris Johnson Hopes International Travel to Restart from Mid-May

 British PM Boris Johnson said on Monday his government was hopeful that non-essential international travel would restart from 17 May, following the unveiling of a new traffic light system, news wires reported.

Business » Tourism | April 6, 2021, Tuesday // 12:26

Bulgaria: Slavi Set to Return Mandate, Run for Early Election

The big winner of the elections 2021 - Slavi Trifonov's party "There is such a people", which at the first appearance on the political scene has garnered 600,000 votes, will act resolutely.

Politics | April 6, 2021, Tuesday // 12:08
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