During an operation of the Director General Combating Organized Crime, 23 persons have been detained involved in large-scale contraband. The group has used software to hack the information system of the Customs Agency providing a connection between the agency structures. In this way transit traffic has been registered without the respective cargo trucks ever carrying goods across borders and without any customs control whatsoever. Searches and expropriation of property are carried out in private homes, offices of companies and in the premises of the Customs Agency itself. Detainees include hackers, traders’ representatives, former and current customs inspectors. The investigation continues.
Bulgarian Patriarch Neophyte has been hospitalized as of yesterday at one of Sofia’s hospitals due to cardiologic issues. The hospital has reported today that at first his state was a bit critical because of age-related diseases, but currently the..
European Commissioner for Digital Economy and Society Mariya Gabriel and PM Boyko Borissov unveiled in Sofia an international conference, subjected Shaping Europe’s Digital Future: HPC for Extreme Scale Scientific and Industrial Applications. Ideas will..
Contemporary risks and threats on national security and the state of the armed forces will be discussed in Sofia today at a sitting of the Consultative Council on National Security, summoned by the president. Modernization of the army and the..