GERB MP Toma Bikov

GERB to stage counter-protest in Sofia

We are no longer able to hold our people, because Bulgaria’s President called them “thugs”, GERB MP Toma Bikov announced in a declaration on behalf of the Parliamentary group of the ruling GERB party. MP Bikov underlined that the forthcoming..

published on 7/10/20 12:42 PM

Premier Borissov expects good news for Bulgaria from ECOFIN

Tonight we are to receive good news from the EU which will give a green light for Bulgaria’s accession to ERM-2 (the Eurozone waiting room) and the Banking Union.  There will be no more bankruptcies of Bulgarian banks and Bulgaria’s credit rating will..

published on 7/10/20 12:02 PM
Minister Boil Banov

Prosecutor’s Office to investigate Minister of Culture Boil Banov as well

Bulgaria’s Prosecutor’s Office is to investigate Minister of Culture Boil Banov as well, this country’s Prosecutor General Ivan Geshev said. The investigation is in connection with permits  issued  by the Ministry of Culture for construction of a..

published on 7/10/20 11:28 AM

Premier Borissov calls for public debate among experts on measures against Covid-19

Bulgaria’s Premier Boyko Borissov called for a public debate among medics on the measures this country needs to adopt to contain the coronavirus infection after the recent increase in the number of Covid-19 cases . We are to ease the anti-epidemic..

published on 7/10/20 10:46 AM
Technical University of Sofia

Technical University of Sofia joins EUt+

The Technical University of Sofia won an EU-funded project for establishment of European Technological University- EUt+ which unites 8 European partners sharing common values . The eight participants at the EUt+ project are The Technical University of..

published on 7/10/20 10:19 AM
Boyko Borissov

Employees of National Service for Protection are among the actors at the theatrical performance near Rosenets: Premier Borissov

The National Service for Protection will stop guarding Ahmed Dogan and DPS MP Delyan Peevski, Bulgaria’s Premier Boyko Borissov said at an extraordinary briefing. Our proposal envisages that only Bulgaria’s Premier, President and National Assembly..

published on 7/10/20 9:51 AM

Bulgaria reports 330 new cases of Covid-19

330 new cases of Covid-19 have been confirmed in Bulgaria in the past 24 hours out of 3,686 PCR tests made. Thus, the total number of Bulgarians infected with the novel coronavirus rose to 6,672 .  There are 3,181 active cases of Covid-19, the Single..

published on 7/10/20 8:30 AM
Ekaterina Zaharieva (L) and Tomáš Petříček (R)

We should avoid new closure of borders within the European Union: Minister Zaharieva

The EU should adopt common rules on containing  the coronavirus infection. However, we should not allow yet another closure of borders within the Union again. We already lived through this. As a result, thousands of people were stranded and supplies..

published on 7/10/20 8:23 AM

Covid-19 in Bulgaria: Day 124

Anti-epidemic measures being strenghtened By order of Bulgaria’s Minster of Health Kiril Ananiev, new restrictions and additional anti-epidemic measures are to enter into force as of July 10 due to the increasing number of people infected..

published on 7/9/20 8:10 PM

Bulgaria turns to EU court over Mobility Package

Bulgaria will file a lawsuit before the European Court of Justice, Transport Minister Rosen Zhelyazkov said on the occasion of the final adoption of the Mobility I package by the EP. Romania, Poland, Hungary, Lithuania, Latvia, Malta, Cyprus and..

published on 7/9/20 8:00 PM