Seven candidates apply for Director General of Bulgarian National Radio

Seven people have filed applications for the post of Director General of the Bulgarian National Radio. These are Zhenya Gadzhalova, the currently acting Director General Anton Mitov, Andon Baltakov, Mitko Dimitrov, Daniela Manolova and two former heads..

published on 12/5/19 6:10 PM

Bulgarian Socialist Party proposes that public-service media financing be linked to GDP

A total of EUR 24 million for the Bulgarian National Radio and EUR 36 million for the Bulgarian National Television are the amounts foreseen for the public-service media in the 2020 State Budget. The Bulgarian Socialist Party (BSP) has come up with a..

published on 12/5/19 5:33 PM

President Rumen Radev: Bulgaria is still among the timid innovators in Europe

Innovation is a key tool reflecting a nation’s ambitions for the future, President Rumen Radev said at the opening of the 15 th National Innovation Forum "Innovation and Economic Growth". According to him, Europe is lagging behind the world innovation..

published on 12/5/19 4:44 PM

More than 100 tonnes of chicken with salmonella from Poland has reached the Bulgarian market

At least 100 tonnes of chicken meat infected with salmonella have reached the Bulgarian market imported from Poland, the Bulgarian Food Agency has acknowledged. Some of the meat has already been seized and so far there have been no reports of consumers..

published on 12/5/19 3:44 PM

Bulgaria’s Healthcare Minister Kiril Ananiev on visit to Macedonia

The Bulgarian Minister of Healthcare Kiril Ananiev took part in the opening of a centre for early intervention and therapy for autistic children in Ohrid, built with funds provided by Bulgaria. Three years ago, with the help of Bulgaria, such a centre..

published on 12/5/19 2:01 PM

Bulgaria is best place in the Balkans to live and work abroad

Bulgaria is the best country in the Balkans to live and work abroad and 11 th in the global ranking, data of   a survey of „InterNations Expats" covering 20,000 foreign citizens working in 60 countries show. The analysts who make this ranking take..

published on 12/5/19 12:31 PM

Over 68.4% of Bulgaria’s GDP used for final consumption

Bulgaria’s Gross Domestic product in the third quarter of 2019 amounts to EUR 16,241 billion, or EUR 2,323 per capita, preliminary data of the National Statistical Institute show. 68.4% of the GDP was used for final consumption. Investments formed..

published on 12/5/19 11:44 AM

Russia declares diplomat from Bulgaria’s Embassy in Moscow persona non grata

Bulgaria’s Ambassador to Moscow Atanas Krastin was summoned to the Russian Ministry of Foreign Affairs where he received a note declaring the First Secretary of the Bulgarian Embassy in Moscow persona non grata. He was ordered to leave the Russian..

published on 12/5/19 10:48 AM

Bulgarian Red Cross marks the International Volunteer Day

The Bulgarian Red Cross marks the International Volunteer Day with demonstration near Sofia of rescue actions during fire. The International Volunteer Day is marked since 1985 at the initiative of the United Nations. A team of the Sofia Directorate..

published on 12/5/19 10:18 AM

Bulgaria will fully participate in NATO’s initiative „4х30“

Bulgaria will join NATO’s new initiative„4х30“ with a mechanized battalion of the land forces, a Military Police unit, medical teams, minesweeper in the Mediterranean, as well as two helicopters for medical evacuation. Bulgaria’s Chief of Defense..

published on 12/5/19 9:50 AM