Valeri Simeonov dismissed as chairman of National Council for Cooperation on Ethnic and Integration Issues

Valeri Simeonov
Photo: BGNES

On a proposal from Prime Minister Boyko Borissov, the government has taken the decision to dismiss Deputy Prime Minister Valeri Simeonov from the post of chairman of the Council of Ministers’ National Council for Cooperation on Ethnic and Integration Issues.

The post of chairman of the council will be taken over by Deputy Prime Minister Tomislav Donchev. The National Council assists the cabinet in developing and pursuing ethnic and integration policies. 

More from category

Google cars tour Bulgaria again

Google starts another tour in Bulgaria, in order to make updates of the data about the country’s infrastructure in its system. The company will include videos shot by pedestrians, the so-called trackers, who tour pedestrian zones which are not..

published on 8/16/19 4:34 PM
Edmund Beck (L) and Veliko Tarnovo mayor (R)

Texas millionaire donates money for restoration of emblematic buildings in Veliko Tarnovo

A US millionaire from Texas has been donating money to the Bulgarian city of Veliko Tarnovo. Edmund Beck has been buying and renovating cultural monuments in the former capital of Bulgaria for over 10 years. Hadji Nikoli Inn situated on Samavodska..

published on 8/16/19 3:41 PM

Experimental archaeology vessel sails from Bulgaria to Crete

The international expedition Abora 4-Argonauts from the Stone Age sailed away from Varna port. Bulgarian archaeologist Teodor Rokov from Varna is also part of the crew. The other 11 crew members are citizens of Germany, the Netherlands, Bolivia, the..

published on 8/16/19 1:48 PM