The electronic voting should be postponed, the Bulgarian Central Election Commission proposed. The recommendation comes after six e-voting simulations. According to the plans, the electronic voting has to be introduced by the European Parliament elections in 2019. Electronic voting is more convenient and reduces the risks related to invalidity of the vote, but meanwhile requires specific computer skills due to the additional steps that have to be made to ensure security of voting, CEC further announced. Besides, the risk for controlled vote during electronic voting is higher than voting with paper ballots, the Central Election Commission contends.
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..