Former chief of Sofia Traffic Police detained

The former head of the Sofia Traffic Police, Tencho Tenev, has been detained. This happened during an operation of the Internal Security Directorate at the Ministry of Interior and the Prosecutor's Office. According to BNR reporter Nikolay..

published on 5/12/21 2:50 PM

Bulgaria condemns rocket attack against Jerusalem

Bulgaria has condemned the rocket fire against Jerusalem, a joint statement of the interim Foreign Minister Svetlan Stoev and former FM Ekaterina Zaharieva said. "The joint statement shows the line of continuity in foreign policy not only..

published on 5/12/21 2:17 PM

Dispute sparks over state finances

Caretaker Minister of Finance Assen Vassilev and former Minister of Finance Kiril Ananiev started a dispute during the transfer of the position in the ministry. Vassilev said that the budget should have been updated , BGNES reported. "There..

published on 5/12/21 1:14 PM

Continuity in Bulgarian position on North Macedonia

Bulgaria's framework position on North Macedonia has been adopted with consensus by all political forces in parliament. We do not have the authority to change this position. The caretaker cabinet and the Ministry of Foreign Affairs will do what..

published on 5/12/21 12:49 PM
Bulgaria's caretaker Minister of Interior Boyko Rashkov

Newly-appointed caretaker ministers make their first statements

We shall guarantee fair and transparent elections. We shall not allow vote buying , which distorts the political picture and damages Bulgaria ’s  reputation, said the new ly-appointed caretaker Deputy Premier and Minister of Interior Boyko..

published on 5/12/21 12:02 PM

AEJ calls on caretaker cabinet to restore the BNR’s budget subsidy to its original amount

The Association of European Journalists called on Bulgaria's caretaker cabinet to restore the Bulgarian National Radio ’s  budget subsidy to its original amount. In March and April this year , the budget of the Bulgarian National Radio was..

published on 5/12/21 11:21 AM

Caretaker government sworn in before President

The new caretaker government of Bulgaria with Prime Minister Stefan Yanev was sworn in at a ceremony in the Presidency’s Coat of Arms Hall. President Rumen Radev congratulated the new cabinet ministers for their courage in assuming responsibility in..

published on 5/12/21 11:18 AM
Denitsa Sacheva

Denitsa Sacheva: The caretaker cabinet must decide on the emergency measures

Galab Donev is a well-known expert in our circles and I believe that he will cope with the position of Minister of Labor and Social Policy . I hope that he will not succumb to the pressure of the street and to revanchist sentiments,..

published on 5/12/21 9:59 AM

Nearly 1 million Bulgarians receive first dose of Covid-19 vaccine

877 new cases of Covid-19 have been confirmed in Bulgaria in the past 24 hours out of 13,190 tests performed, indicate data of the Single Coronavirus Information Portal. 6.6% of the tests have returned positive result. The highest number of new..

published on 5/12/21 8:43 AM

Bulgaria joins European Literature Night for 10th year

For the tenth consecutive year Bulgaria joins one of the most exciting forums for the promotion of contemporary European literature - "European Literature Night". The event takes place from 18:00 to 21:30 tonight simultaneously in different..

published on 5/12/21 5:45 AM