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Parliamentary elections in Bulgaria

Elections for 46th National Assembly of Bulgaria to be held on July 11, 2021. In this section you can find comprehensive coverage on this topic, including news reports, commentaries and analyses. You can also learn more about the history of parliamentary elections in Bulgaria.

Yulian Angelov, VMRO

Nationalist VMRO party will run in parliamentary elections outside United Patriots coalition

The nationalist political party VMRO has officially announced that it is leaving the United Patriots coalition and will run in the parliamentary elections on its own. The decision is not due to a conflict with its partners, party members announced...

published on 2/5/21 7:06 PM

50 countries have agreed to open polling sections for Bulgaria's parliamentary elections in April

To date, 50 countries have agreed to open polling sections on their territory for the upcoming Bulgarian parliamentary elections, in compliance with local anti-epidemic measures . This was announced by Bulgaria's Minister of Foreign Affairs Ekaterina..

published on 2/3/21 4:59 PM

Bulgaria’s Ministry of Foreign Affairs invites international observers to attend the Parliamentary elections

Bulgaria’s Ministry of Foreign Affairs has invited international observers to attend the forthcoming Parliamentary elections in Bulgaria scheduled for April 4, the foreign ministry informs. “Ensuring fair, free and democratic elections according to..

published on 1/31/21 12:32 PM

Five political parties to enter next Bulgarian Parliament: poll results

67 days before the parliamentary elections in Bulgaria scheduled for April 4, 5 political parties and coalitions would certainly enter the next parliament, according to a representative study by Trend news agency , commissioned by the 24 Chasa..

published on 1/27/21 2:56 PM
Bulgaria's Deputy Foreign Minister Georg Georgiev

Bulgaria seeks assistance from 120 countries for upcoming Parliamentary elections

Bulgaria’s Ministry of Foreign Affairs has contacted more than 120 countries on occasion of the forthcoming Parliamentary elections on April 4 and the opportunity for Bulgarians abroad to exercise their constitutional right to vote.  "We will face..

published on 1/23/21 10:37 AM

Too many pandemic-related unknowns make elections unpredictable

The upcoming parliamentary elections on April 4th will be different than any of the previous ones. The reason, of course, is that they will take place in a situation of pandemic. No institution or government in Europe or in the world is able to..

published on 1/20/21 2:11 PM

President Rumen Radev sets date for parliamentary elections: 4 April

In a special address to the nation, President Rumen Radev announced he was setting the date for parliamentary elections in the country on 4 April, 2021.This is one week after the earliest possible date after the expiry of the term of office of the..

published on 1/14/21 6:11 PM

Public Council of Central Election Commission offers measures for safe elections

The Public Council of Bulgaria's Central Election Commission (CEC) believes that holding elections in pandemic conditions is possible, but requires careful planning , BTA reported. In order to gain the trust of political entities, voters and members..

published on 1/7/21 9:16 AM

Consultations on fair and safe Parliamentary elections begin in Bulgaria

At the initiative of Bulgaria’s President Rumen Radev, consultations on taking the necessary measures to hold fair and transparent Parliamentary elections, guaranteeing the right to vote and the health of Bulgarian citizens begin at the..

published on 1/5/21 5:50 AM

Parliamentary elections: The high point of 2021 in politics

After a year like no other, attention-riveting elections for parliament are to take place in Bulgaria in the spring of 2021. The civil discontent and vociferous protests during the past Covid-year failed to bring about early parliamentary..

published on 1/4/21 10:17 AM