26 October to be declared Mavrud day

The idea belonging to Bulgarian wine-makers is to popularize this wine variety, which is to be found only in Bulgaria, and make it a familiar brand in the country and abroad. Mavrud definitely deserves the appreciation it gets from..

published on 10/25/20 5:20 AM

On October 25 we set clocks one hour back

On Sunday (October 25) Bulgaria returns to standard astronomical time. It starts at 4.00 am and the clocks must be set back one hour.  The European Parliament has already approved a proposal to abolish the practice of changing the time by one hour in..

published on 10/24/20 2:55 PM

Volunteers to plant 21,500 trees in New Forest of Sofia this autumn

A total of 21,500 trees will be planted on an area of 43 decares under the New Forest of Sofia project this autumn . This has been planned by the Sofia Municipality, initiator of the project. Today marks the start of the autumn afforestation season...

published on 10/24/20 11:11 AM

Foreigners in Bulgaria – what to do when you experience symptoms similar to Covid-19?

If foreign citizens temporarily residing in Bulgaria experience symptoms resembling a coronavirus infection, they will receive immediate medical assistance, the Sofia Regional Health Inspectorate assures. People with this condition can go to any..

published on 10/24/20 11:10 AM

Diko Zonana – when kindness opens the way to generosity

Sometimes a son can turn his father's life upside down, despite his choice to follow the set and trodden path. This is what happened with Diko Zonana from Israel - fate turned so that it completely changed his life and worldview. And at the..

published on 10/24/20 6:10 AM

“Fish fantasies” and “Festival of Danube cuisine” in Rousse

Hotels and restaurants in Rousse have come up with a special Danube menu with the idea of attracting more tourists to the city. The menu in question will tempt guests with fish from the river – carp, catfish, whitefish – cooked in..

published on 10/24/20 5:00 AM

Language diagnostics for children with different mother tongue launched in Bulgarian schools

The first specialized language diagnostics has been created in schools for children with different mother tongues in Bulgaria, the Together in Class Foundation has announced. The diagnostics thoroughly examines the needs of students for support related..

published on 10/22/20 4:10 PM
Minister of Health Dr. Kostadin Angelov

Current Covid-19 situation in Bulgaria: Frontline medical professionals are not enough

The serious shortage of frontline doctors and nurses is the biggest problem the healthcare system in Bulgaria is currently faced with, Minister of Health, Dr. Kostadin Angelov said at a briefing of the National Coronavirus Response Headquarters...

published on 10/22/20 2:56 PM

Is having Covid-19 in Bulgaria stigmatized?

More than eight months ago when a state of emergency was imposed in Bulgaria to check the spread of Covid-19, public opinion split right down the middle – from people who are terrified of the virus, to people who deny the pandemic exists..

published on 10/22/20 1:08 PM

Video presents Bulgaria as IT hub with traditions

An inspiring video dedicated to the technology sector in Bulgaria has been distributed by a Bulgarian company, BNR’s Radio Sofia reports. It presents the long-term experience and traditions of this country in the sphere of innovation. Various..

published on 10/21/20 2:12 PM