Minister of Regional Development and Public Works Nikolay Nankov declared in a TV interview that on October 3rd, at a joint sitting of the Bulgarian and Romanian governments the future project for a third bridge linking the two states over the Danube River would be discussed. The idea is a whole new facility to be built with budget funding from both parties, or based on a concession, if an investor is found, the minister explained. A day earlier – on Sunday, PM Boyko Borissov assumed that with the forthcoming introduction of a toll road system for cargo vehicles the project would be able to fund itself fully, with no state funding necessary.
MP of the Bulgarian Socialist Party, Valery Zhablyanov, has been ousted from the position of Deputy Speaker of the National Assembly. MPs of the GERB party, United Patriots, Volya and an independent MP have voted in favor of the resignation. The..
Parents who deliberately stop their children from attending school must bear criminal responsibility, according to amendments to the Penal Code, filed to the National Assembly by IMRO – Bulgarian National Movement. MPs are still debating..
Deputy Prime Minister responsible for Economic and Demographic Policy, Valeriy Simeonov, together with Deputy Minister of Agriculture, Food and Forests, Lozana Vassileva, have opened in the city of Plovdiv the biggest agribusiness platform in..