Scientist from the Bulgarian Academy of Sciences has discovered previously unknown arthropod

It is small in size but very important for science. "As soon as I saw it, I immediately realized that I had found something unique," Prof. Pavel Stoev from the Museum of Natural History at the Bulgarian Academy of Sciences told the media. He has..

published on 11/9/17 10:35 AM

Overcrowded apartment blocks and deserted country houses are commonplace in this country

About 1.2 million homes in Bulgaria are not inhabited and not maintained, a report by the World Bank, prepared on the request of Bulgarian institutions, shows. The total number of housing units in this country is estimated at 3.9 million, which..

published on 11/8/17 4:30 PM

Lack of transparent labor market rules causes demotivation among Bulgarian workers

Whenever it comes to work, most Bulgarians say they would do it, only if adequate wage was offered to them. This is also evident from data of a new representative survey on the attitudes of permanently unemployed Bulgarian citizens. According to..

published on 11/8/17 3:19 PM

Faculty of Medicine in Sofia marks 100th anniversary

On November 8th, the 100th anniversary since the founding of the Medical Faculty of the Sofia University is celebrated. The celebration took place under the auspices of the rector of the Medical University Prof. Dr. Viktor Zlatkov. On November..

published on 11/8/17 1:38 PM
Although far from Bulgaria, they will always carry it in their hearts

Bulgarians around the world long to be heard in their country

Bulgarians around the world long to be heard in their country. This is the idea that united the participants in the 8 th session of the World Parliament of Bulgarians held in Sofia on November 4 and 5. This is a structure formed during..

published on 11/7/17 1:06 PM

Balkan Developments

Further 17 media outlets shut down in Turkey Turkey’s Radio and Television Supreme Council (RTSC) has suspended the transmission rights of 17 media outlets in that country. In an official statement RTSC has warned them that in case they go on..

published on 11/6/17 1:54 PM

Bulgarian Red Cross will assist the integration of refugees residing legally in this country

The integration of refugees and migrants is a problem the EU will be facing for a long time to come. One of the reasons is that the public lump the two groups together. But that is wrong, because these are two very distinct groups. One..

published on 11/6/17 1:43 PM
The Bulgarian passport of Prof. Viden Tabakov

Prof. Viden Tabakov and his significant contribution to first Moon landing

The bright minds of different Bulgarians have contributed to progress of mankind across different spheres. Many of those were scattered around the globe with no right to return during communism and today we are proud of their names. But we can..

published on 11/5/17 9:05 AM

Environmental inspection service in Veliko Turnovo begins air quality measurement in two neighbourhoods

The environmental inspection in Veliko Turnovo is beginning additional air quality measurement in two neighbourhoods after a series of complaints by the public. A mobile automated atmospheric air quality control station will take measurements..

published on 11/4/17 11:19 AM

Medical Oscar for Bulgarian Dr. Stanimir Sirakov for unique brain surgery through leg artery

A young Bulgarian doctor saves the life of a 10-year-old girl via an innovative method and gets the recognition of his colleagues around the globe. They both carry the same name and it looks like destiny has brought them together at the most..

published on 11/4/17 8:35 AM