Deputy Prime Minister Simeonov: I do not think stability of government depends on my resignation

I do not think that the stability of the government depends on my resignation. This is what Deputy Prime Minister Valeriy Simeonov said today in a statement made at the Council of Ministers. "I do not think my figure is very important. I cannot accept..

published on 10/23/18 3:17 PM

Europol and Secret Service experts have joined Bulgarian counterfeit currency investigation

The specialized prosecutor's office has filed charges against 4 people for the distribution and production and of counterfeit currency in a modern printing housed found during police operation on October 20 in Sunny Beach Resort. According to..

published on 10/23/18 2:30 PM

Egypt is among Bulgaria’s reliable trade partners: Premier Borissov

Bulgaria’s Premier Boyko Borissov discussed in Cairo with the President of Egypt Abdel Fattah el-Sisi ways to boost investments between Bulgaria and Egypt and enhance bilateral dialogue in trade and economy spheres. Premier Borissov underlined that..

published on 10/23/18 1:56 PM

One in three Bulgarian women is victim of domestic violence

The city of Burgas hosts a conference dedicated to the fight against sexual assault. According to data of Eurostat, ten women die every day in Europe as a result of domestic violence and 55% of the EU women were victims of aggression. In Bulgaria one..

published on 10/23/18 12:48 PM

ECB will not assess Bulgarian banks in November

In an interview for the Bulgarian National Radio a source  from the European Central Bank denied the information that ECB supervisors will arrive in November in Bulgaria to assess 6 Bulgarian banks in line with this country’s application to join the..

published on 10/23/18 10:22 AM

Bulgaria’s Premier Boyko Borissov visits Egypt

Bulgaria’s Premier Boyko Borissov met in Cairo with the Prime Minister of Egypt Mostafa Madbouli. Premier Borissov pointed out during the meeting that the Bulgarian cabinet seeks intensive political dialogue with Bulgaria’s traditional partners in the..

published on 10/23/18 9:40 AM

Liliana Pavlova: There are young people in the Western Balkans who deserve more development opportunities

Europe is a changing place in the developing world. The EU should strive to become a global player on the world stage. This was stated by the Minister for the Bulgarian Presidency of the EU Council Lilyana Pavlova in Belgrade during the 18th Serbian..

published on 10/22/18 7:15 PM

40 precious buildings in Sofia on verge of destruction, municipality check shows

A check of the Sofia Municipality has shown that 40 monumental buildings in Sofia are in a state of emergency and are left to go in ruins by their owners. The municipality has formed a working group to prepare proposals for amendments to the..

published on 10/22/18 6:55 PM

EC to examine progress reports on Bulgaria and Romania on November 13

The European Commission is going to examine the progress reports on Bulgaria and Romania under the Cooperation and Verification Mechanism on November 13. This was announced by a Commission spokesman. A few days ago, the Commission of the..

published on 10/22/18 6:14 PM

More than 11 million euros and some 2 million dollars in counterfeit banknotes found in illegal printing house

The Special Prosecution in Bulgaria and the General Directorate Combating Organized Crime have found an illegal printing factory producing counterfeit euro and dollar banknotes. The factory was located in the basement of a hotel in Sunny Beach...

published on 10/22/18 5:10 PM