For the 5 th day running thousands of protesters gathered in the centre of Sofia demanding the resignation of the government and of prosecutor general Ivan Geshev. Other demands include convening a Grand National Assembly, constitutional changes and remote voting – electronic as well as vote-by-mail. There are calls for a general strike and civil disobedience. In front of the Interior Ministry building in Sofia, Yes, Bulgaria party supporters called.. See more
The Greek authorities confirm that, at this point, the closing of Promachonas border checkpoint between Bulgaria and Greece to foreigners is not on the agenda. Bulgaria is not a high-risk country and Bulgarian citizens are given random Covid-19 tests at the border. As of 15 July, entry into Greece will require a negative coronavirus test. Kulata-Promachonas border crossing is functioning at full capacity. For the time being Bulgarian citizens are required.. See more
At the backdrop of protests against and in support of the government, somehow the important topic of Bulgaria's accession to the ERM II mechanism and the banking union as a step towards its future entry into the eurozone remained in the background. Undoubtedly, this act is an achievement of Bulgaria on its way to developed European economies and is a result of the efforts of several Bulgarian governments. When announcing the news, the European Central Bank.. See more
Bulgaria eases some recently introduced anti-epidemic measures Bulgaria’s Ministry of Health has reopened the indoor discos, night clubs and..
Hungary has introduced quarantine for all people arriving from Bulgaria. According to the new rules introduced in Hungary aimed to prevent the spread of..
Thousands of people protested for e third consecutive day in front of the Council of Ministers building in Sofia demanding the resignation of Bulgaria’s..