Distribution of food packages to needy Bulgarians continues in November

More than 146,000 needy Bulgarians have received food packages containing basic necessities in October. The campaign of the Bulgarian Ministry of Labor and Social Policy and the Social Assistance Agency will continue until the end of November, the two..

published on 10/31/20 1:14 PM

Burgas places second in Transformative Cities ranking

Bulgaria ’s coastal city of Burgas placed second in the current ranking of Transformative Cities initiative. Voting will continue until November 16. You can cast your vote at:  https://transformativecities.org/2020award/ .   Transformative cities..

published on 10/31/20 12:30 PM

Ekaterina Zaharieva: Skopje must acknowledge historical truth

If the Republic of North Macedonia acknowledges the Bulgarian roots of its nation and language, this would put an end to the tension in our relationship and to the likelihood that Bulgaria may veto the formal launch of the EU accession talks ,..

published on 10/31/20 11:00 AM
Professor Radka Argirova

One in four Bulgarians diagnosed with Covid-19 in past 20 days: virologist

One in four Bulgarians has been diagnosed with coronavirus infection in the past 20 days, virologist Professor Radka Argirova said for BNT. Many people with symptoms of Covid-19 do not undergo testing, Professor Argirova pointed out. In her view, not..

published on 10/31/20 9:44 AM

Pumpkin party to be held on 115th day of antigovernment protests in Bulgaria

The 115 th day of antigovernment protests in Bulgaria will pass under the motto “Let’s stew Boyko”. Protesters are demanding the resignation of Bulgaria’s cabinet and this country’s Prosecutor General Ivan Geshev.  The organizers of the protests..

published on 10/31/20 9:34 AM

Bulgaria reports new increase in daily cases of Covid-19

2,891 new cases of Covid-19 have been confirmed in Bulgaria in the past 24 hours out of 12,634 PCR tests performed, or 202 more cases of coronavirus infection as compared to the previous day, data of the Single Information Portal show. Nearly 23% of..

published on 10/31/20 9:12 AM

Citizens gather in anti-government protest for 114th evening in central Sofia

Citizens have gathered in protest for the 114th evening in central Sofia at Independence square in central Sofia. They call for resignation of the government and the chief prosecutor as well as for early parliamentary elections.

published on 10/30/20 7:45 PM

Germany puts Bulgaria in red list of risk countries

As of November 1, Bulgaria will enter the red list of countries at risk for Germany. This imposes restrictive measures on the citizens travelling from Bulgaria to Germany  the press centre of the Bulgarian Ministry of Foreign Affairs has announced...

published on 10/30/20 6:50 PM

No reports of injured Bulgarian citizens in earthquake in Aegean Sea

Bulgaria' Ministry of Foreign Affairs has announced that there have been no reports on Bulgarian citizens injured in the earthquake, which hit the region of Izmir, Turkey, and the Greek island of Samos earlier today . According to official..

published on 10/30/20 6:44 PM

Deputy PM Donchev: National plan for coping with crisis belongs to the entire society

After the pandemic, our strategic goal in the EU is to invest with long-term prerequisites for economic growth, said Bulgaria's Deputy Prime Minister Tomislav Donchev.  Today he presented, online, a draft National Plan for Recovery and Sustainability of..

published on 10/30/20 4:51 PM