Bulgaria’s outgoing Minister of Environment and Water Ivelina Vasileva rejected the complaint of the French company Montupet against an order of the Regional Environment and Water Inspectorate in Ruse issued in November 2016. The regional inspectorate ordered Montupet to halt operation of its Carousel 1 aluminium-casting installation in the factory for manufacture of aluminum parts for the automotive industry. The Regional Environment and Water Inspectorate in Ruse ascertained uncontrolled gas emissions in the atmosphere and offensive odour coming from the premises of that production facility.
The members of the Bulgarian parliament will be on a summer recess until 31 August based on the rules and procedures of the National Assembly. They held today their last meeting for this plenary session. The new plenary session opens on 1 September at 9..
Aneliya Veleva, an activist from the National Front for the Salvation of Bulgaria (NFSB) that is part of the government, who was arrested on charges of human trafficking, has left the party. Mrs Veleva was detained together with five other people..
A Bulgarian baby was born on board a Lufthansa aircraft. Little Nicholas was born on a flight from Bogota to Frankfurt high above the clouds and the Atlantic Ocean, the airline has said. The mother and baby feel well. "When the baby was born, I..