Radio Bulgaria Programme, March 26, 2010 ot denia/Angliiska/5_Petuk/Audio_eng_26_03_10.mp3 Click on the audio icon above to hear a selection of Radio Bulgaria’s programmes in English.

published on 3/25/10 10:05 AM

Economic crisis drives Bulgarians to change their attitude to refugees

Bulgarian society gets in contact with the refugees to the country very rarely, which results in poor knowledge of their problems, thus forming certain negative stereotypes. This was one of the major conclusions emerging from the official sociological survey..

published on 3/24/10 1:18 PM
Commission Chair Tsveta Markova

Bulgaria witnesses rise in unregulated access to classified info

The State Commission on Information Security was set up in 2002 in the process of Bulgaria’s preparation for EU and NATO accession. Its task is to exercise civil control over the security and public order services in terms of preservation of classified..

published on 3/24/10 12:47 PM
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Pastor Ivodor Kovachev helping the lost souls in Sofia Central Prison to find meaning in their lives

It seems that the people deprived of freedom are not really part of society. They are usually stigmatized as “criminals” and as belonging to prison. The functions of state institutions in charge of them end with ensuring that criminals get what they..

published on 3/24/10 10:35 AM

Radio Bulgaria Programme, March 25, 2010 ot denia/Angliiska/4_Chetvartak/Audio_eng_25_03_10.mp3 Click on the audio icon above to hear a selection of Radio Bulgaria’s programmes in English.

published on 3/24/10 10:20 AM

Good options for “Summer 2010” tourist season

Tourism is one of the branches in Bulgaria that will be the first to get out of the financial crisis – these are the prognoses of sector employees. According to them Summer 2010 will be more successful than the previous one, when there was a certain..

published on 3/23/10 12:59 PM

Bulgaria set to fully meet Schengen area entry criteria by 2010-end

The Interior Ministry and the Open Society Institute agreed on implementing a civil monitoring on Bulgaria’s preparation for entry to the Schengen area. It is this country’s ambition to become part of it by the end of the year. However, this cannot happen..

published on 3/23/10 12:54 PM

Sinite Kamani Nature Park: butterfly paradise (Bulgaria during the International Year of Biodiversity)

Sinite Kamani Nature Park is one of the loveliest nooks in the Eastern Balkan Range as it slopes down to dive into the Black Sea. Declared a nature park in 1980, Sinite Kamani spreads over an area of 11,300 ha with its highest peak Bulgarka rising at 1181 m...

published on 3/23/10 12:19 PM

Illegal motor racing disturbs the citizens of Sofia and other cities in Bulgaria

High speed, well-tuned automobiles and young boys and sometimes even girls who say that it is simply in their blood to do this . They are ready to show their skills behind the steering wheel at any time and are not afraid to compete in unsanctioned and..

published on 3/22/10 1:37 PM

Security as a chief prerequisite for Bulgaria’s development as a tourist destination

Tourism is one of the most vulnerable to terror areas of the economy. With the rise in threat the funding for security should also increase. This is what the president of the Israeli security company Armeros Holding Itzhak Dar recommended at an international..

published on 3/22/10 11:59 AM