Trend: 40% of Bulgarians believe Covid-19 is biological weapon

40% of Bulgarians believe that the coronavirus is a biological weapon designed to reduce the world's population. This is shown by data from a study by Trend Agency, said our reporter Svetoslava Kuzmanova. 33% of respondents believe that Covid-19 is no..

published on 11/24/20 2:40 PM

Socialists: Budget 2021 is inadequate

The BSP asked the government to withdraw the draft state budget for next year, which is being discussed by parliament today. The proposal was made by party leader Cornelia Ninova, who said the current texts were "inadequate" because they did not include..

published on 11/24/20 2:16 PM

Bulgaria has made no significant progress in Property Rights Index

Bulgaria ranks 55th out of 129 countries in the I nternational P roperty R ights I ndex, according to the Institute for Market Economics - IME. Bulgaria has 5.72 points out of 10 and is between Romania and India. Compared to 2019, the..

published on 11/24/20 2:03 PM

Renowned cardiologist Prof. Alexander Chirkov has passed away

The renowned Bulgarian cardiologist Prof. Alexander Chirkov passed away at the age of 82, BTA has reported. This happened early in the morning in a hotel in Varna. The professor suddenly felt ill, had a fever and his condition deteriorated..

published on 11/24/20 1:25 PM

Bulgaria-North Macedonia Joint Commission to hold sitting on December 3 and 4

The Bulgaria-North Macedonia Join Commission on Historical and Educational Issues is to hold an online meeting on December 3 and 4. Following Bulgaria’s veto, the negative comments about the joint expert commission have intensified. There is already..

published on 11/24/20 11:59 AM

Covid-19 testing blocks cargo traffic towards Greece

200 cargo vehicles formed a long line at the Kulata-Promachonas border crossing due to the mass Covid-19 testing in Greece, BNR correspondent has reported. Greek authorities have temporarily suspended checks with rapid tests for COVID-19..

published on 11/24/20 11:22 AM

There will not be zero academic year over Covid-19: Education Syndicate

All Bulgarian regions should switch over to distance learning, Dr. Julian Petrov from Education Syndicate with the Confederation of Labor Podkrepa said for BNT. “There will not be a zero academic year over the covonavirus pandemic, but I do not rule..

published on 11/24/20 10:48 AM
Premier Zoran Zaev

Skopje expects to find solution to open issues with Sofia by December

North Macedonia is doing everything necessary to find a solution to the controversial issues with Sofia, this country’s Premier Zoran Zaev said. “This will happen before the second EU ministerial summit in December. I believe that the working groups..

published on 11/24/20 10:12 AM
Dr. Alexander Simidchiev

Vaccination is only path to herd immunity: pulmonologist

We cannot expect a decrease in Covid-19 death rate within 10 days. Coronavirus mortality will change at least two weeks after the introduction of the new restrictive measures. For the purpose, 99% of the people must observe the measures, pulmonologist..

published on 11/24/20 9:33 AM

Bulgaria reports record high number of Covid-19 deaths and recoveries in past 24 hours

3,146 new cases of Covid-19 have been confirmed in Bulgaria in the past 24 hours out of 7,244 PCR tests performed, data of the Single Information Portal show. 43% of the PCR tests have returned positive. The number of active cases of coronavirus..

published on 11/24/20 8:39 AM