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Balkan Developments

published on 7/9/20 3:29 PM

Balkan Developments

published on 7/2/20 12:22 PM
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Balkan Developments

published on 6/25/20 11:56 AM

On the political horizon – is there something new?

Excluding the current topic of the Covid-19 pandemic and the still active state of the virus, the last few days in Bulgaria have been marked by the tense relations between the Prime Minister and the President and the political talk about who is..

published on 6/22/20 2:24 PM

President and Premier in skirmish over compromising materials

Bulgaria’s Premier Boyko Borissov summoned an extraordinary press conference yesterday on occasion of the recent publications containing a  compromising audio file and photos with Bulgaria’s Prime Minister. My opponents want to cause..

published on 6/18/20 1:42 PM
Objects of art from the Museum

Analysts: Doing business in politics or politics in business

At the beginning of June, big businessman Vasil Bozhkov, against whom the specialized prosecutor’s office has brought multiple charges in absentia, and a fugitive in Dubai, stated his intention of entering Bulgarian politics...

published on 6/16/20 9:30 AM

Socialists elect new leader on September 12

The majority in the National Council of the Bulgarian Socialist Party decided to hold a direct vote for chairman of the party on September 12 and a possible runoff - on September 19. Days later, on September 26 and 27, the party's 50th congress will..

published on 6/13/20 4:30 PM
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Balkan developments

No new Covid-19 cases registered in Slovenia over past 24 hours No new Covid-19 cases have been confirmed in Slovenia over the past 24 hours. This means the number of coronavirus cases in the country is 1,488, of recoveries – 1,359,..

published on 6/11/20 11:45 AM
Kornelia Ninova and Toma Bikov

Ruling coalition and opposition hurl mutual accusations

Opposition BSP has announced the opening of a petition in each city for the resignation of the government. The Socialists are also calling for the creation of two parliamentary committees - one to investigate government's ties to wanted..

published on 6/9/20 8:30 PM
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Balkan developments

North Macedonia reintroduces quarantine and curfew After the epidemiological situation took a downturn after the rligious holidays, North Macedonia has reimposed coronavirus restrictions. Stringent restrictions on movement are..

published on 6/4/20 11:40 AM
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Balkan Developments

Covid-19 is retreating from the Balkans A tendency is discernible of a decline in the Covid-19 epidemic in the Balkans. On 28 May the number of newly registered coronavirus cases in Serbia over the past 24 hours is 48, with a positive..

published on 5/28/20 2:08 PM

Balkan Developments

Greece will cut taxes to get out of crisis Greek Prime Minister Kyriakos Mitsotakis has announced a plan to restart the economy. Measures totaling 17 billion euros are aimed at supporting job preservation and tourism. Taxes are being..

published on 5/21/20 2:01 PM

Bulgaria and Spain mark 110 years of diplomatic relations

The official diplomatic relations between Bulgaria and Spain, present-day partners in the European Union and NATO, were established on May 8, 1910. A historical look back shows that the first contacts between Sofia and Madrid date back to more..

published on 5/8/20 12:57 PM