Debates on Future contest – self-confidence and knowledge for young people

Talking in front of huge audience often turns into a sort of a phobia and causes fear in many. One is calm and balanced at one point and in the next moment he or she has to step up in front of many people staring – suddenly the entire..

published on 10/20/17 12:24 PM

Balkan Developments

Greek opposition urges Alexis Tsipras government to step down The opposition in Greece has demanded the resignation of the government of PM Alexis Tsipras over failure in its social program. In figures released by the European statistical..

published on 10/19/17 12:21 PM

Pernik’s public holiday – lots of music and fun

The Day of Pernik is celebrated on October 19 th . On this date we pay homage to the memory of St. John of Rila, the protector of the Bulgarian people, called ‘an angel on Earth and a haven resident’ while he was still alive. The man was a..

published on 10/19/17 10:37 AM

What happens to work at NPC to prepare the facility for Bulgaria’s EU Presidency?

The National Palace of Culture (NPC) in Sofia was opened for a short while to show its renovated halls. Three of the halls will be central to events related to the Bulgarian EU Presidency. Hall 6 will host the international press center...

published on 10/18/17 12:40 PM

Students picture Bulgaria without corruption, obsolete education and sick healthcare system

The Friedrich Naumann Foundation held an international conference under the motto Reshape Bulgaria/Europe in Sofia. The young Bulgarians had the chance to raise certain issues and their questions were targeted at acting political leaders and..

published on 10/17/17 11:56 AM

Radomir celebrates the Boza drink

Yesterday a feast of the BOZA drink took place in the town of Radomir, southwest Bulgaria. BOZA is a slightly fermented beverage prepared by boiling grain cereals, followed by pasting (to remove the bran), diluting with water and sweetening..

published on 10/16/17 3:21 PM

Public service media should set the standards on the media market

On 12 and 13 October, the 14th Legal & Public Affairs Assembly of the European Broadcasting Union (EBU) was held in Sofia. More than 80 delegates of 40 media organizations from 27 countries arrived for the forum hosted by the Bulgarian..

published on 10/16/17 12:52 PM

Balkan Developments

Social Democrats win elections in Macedonia The State Election Commission in the country has announced that the candidates of SDSM lead in 50 municipalities in the local elections, while candidates of VMRO-DPMNE of Nikola Gruevski are..

published on 10/16/17 12:35 PM

Local authorities hold annual meeting

Bulgarian Municipality Day was marked in this country on 12 October, and today, 15 October, the local authorities are holding their 12 th annual meeting. Ginka Chavdarova, Executive Director of the National Association of Municipalities..

published on 10/15/17 7:00 AM

21 BAS departments’ activities receive highest assessment

A total of 21 departments of the Bulgarian Academy of Sciences /BAS/ have received the highest assessment and are in the category of elite scientific organizations in this country. Almost all the other departments of the academy have been..

published on 10/14/17 10:10 AM