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  • Advisory to BTA's External Service Subscribers

    Sofia, April 27 (BTA) - Following are some of the main stories to be moved by BTA's External Service on Thursday, April 27: -- President Rumen Radev hands an exploratory government-forming mandate to Boyko Borissov, who is the candidate for future prime minister from the ...

  • Press - Review

    Sofia, April 27 (BTA) - HIGHLIGHTS "Sega": The caretaker government left it to their successors to pick a possible contractor for the largest project for modernization of the Bulgarian Armed Forces: the purchase of a new type of fighter aircraft for the Air Force for 1.5 bi...

  • Former Regional Development Minister Pavlova Unaware of Any Violations in Maritsa Motorway's Construction

    Sofia, April 26 (BTA) - Former minister of regional development and public works and current GERB MP Liliyana Pavlova told journalists in Parliament on Wednesday that she is not aware of any violations in the public procurement for the construction of the Maritsa Motorway, whi...

  • Bulgarian and US Air Force Train in Exercise Thracian Eagle 2017

    Sofia, April 26 (BTA) - F-15C Eagles of the Louisiana Air National Guard's 159th Fighter Wing are landing at Graf Ignatievo Air Base on Wednesday to join the Bulgarian Air Force in exercise Thracian Eagle 2017, the Defence Ministry said. Joint flights are scheduled to t...

  • Exchange - Rates

    Sofia, April 26 (BTA) - The Bulgarian National Bank sets the rates of foreign currencies against the Bulgarian lev applicable from 5 p.m. on April 26 to 5 p.m. on April 27, 2017. The central rates are used for the purposes of accounting, statistics, customs valuation and remit...

  • GERB Asks Plovdiv Mayor to Cancel Acquisition of International Fair Stake

    Sofia, April 26 (BTA) - GERB's Executive Committee asked Plovdiv Mayor Ivan Totev and the GERB group in the southern city's Municipal Council to reverse a decision for the municipal government to acquire a stake in the Plovdiv International Fair from the Economy Minist...

  • Prosecutors Probe National Electric Company

    Sofia, April 26 (BTA) - Prosecutors have started a probe at the National Electric Company in a case of mismanagement, prosecutor Emilia Varadinova said. For the time being, the investigation is against an unknown perpetrator. Varadinova declined to confirm whether the proceed...

  • Council of Ministers' - Decisions

    Sofia, April 26 (BTA) At its regular meeting on Wednesday the Council of Ministers: - approved guidelines under the second project of the Council of the European Union 18-month programme for the July 1, 2017 - December 31, 2018 period. The guidelines contain Bulgaria's p...

  • 44th National Assembly's Rules of Organization and Procedure Debated

    Sofia, April 26 (BTA) - The members of Parliament Wednesday discussed the Rules of Organization and Procedure of the 44th National Assembly. A new standing committee to supervise revenue agencies and fight grey economy and contraband was established. The parliamentary group ...

  • Management of OP "Science and Education for Smart Growth" to be Improved by 14 Measures

    Sofia, April 26 (BTA) - The management of Operational Programme "Science and Education for Smart Growth" (OP-SESG) has already been separated from the implementation of projects entrusted to units in the Ministry of Education and Science. Since February 2017, the programme'...

  • Working Group Deems Swedish Company Best Choice for Purchase of Air Force Fighters

    Sofia, April 26 (BTA) - Defence Minister and Deputy PM Stefan Yanev said a working group had concluded that a Swedish company would be the best pick for the purchase of fighters for the Bulgarian Air Force. However, caretaker Prime Minister Ognyan Gerdjikov told reporters that...

  • Cabinet Approves Bulgaria's Position on EU-UK Brexit Talks

    Sofia, April 26 (BTA) - The Council of Ministers Wednesday approved Bulgaria's positions for the April 27 EU General Affairs Council and the April 29 European Council in an EU27 format (without the UK). The two forums are to adopt the guidelines for the Brexit talks. Bulg...

  • Bulgaria Ranked 109th in World Press Freedom Index

    Paris, April 26 (BTA) - Bulgaria is ranked 109th out of 180 countries in the 2017 World Press Freedom Index compiled by the Paris-based organization Reporters Without Borders (RSF) and unveiled on Wednesday. The country has climbed four notches up in the ranking compared with ...

  • GERB Asks Plovdiv Mayor Totev to Cancel Acquisition of Plovdiv International Fair Stake

    Sofia, April 26 (BTA) - GERB's Executive Commission has asked Plovdiv (South Bulgaria) Mayor Ivan Totev and GERB's municipal councilors to cancel the Municipal Council's decision on Wednesday for acquiring stake in the Plovdiv International Fair from the Economy Mi...

  • Iranian Citizen Detained at Turkish Border for Transporting 214 Kg Heroin

    Haskovo, Southeast Bulgaria, April 26 (BTA) - A 31 year-old Iranian truck driver was detained at the Kapitan Andreevo checkpoint on the border with Turkey for attempting to smuggle 214 kg of heroin, valued at close to 14 million leva, the Plovdiv Appellate Prosecution Office s...

  • Thirteen IT Patents, 102 Utility Models Registered in Five Years

    Sofia, April 26 (BTA) - Deputy Transport, Information Technology and Communications Minister Georgi Todorov said the last five years had seen the registration of 13 patents and 102 utility models in information technology. Speaking at a discussion which marked World Intellectu...

  • Bulgaria Is Becoming Attractive Business Destination in Spite of Problems, AHK Bulgarien Says

    Sofia, April 26 (BTA) - Bulgaria is becoming an increasingly attractive destination for investments in spite of the continuing problems about which investors have been alerting for years and which have not been resolved for years, the Deputy Manager of AHK Bulgarien (German-Bu...

  • Prosecutors Probe National Electric Company

    Sofia, April 26 (BTA) - Prosecutors have started a probe at the National Electric Company in a case of mismanagement, prosecutor Emilia Varadinova said. For the time being, the investigation is against an unknown perpetrator. Varadinova declined to confirm whether the proceed...

  • Tourists from UAE Show Interest in Bulgaria's Mountains

    Dubai, April 26 (BTA) - Tourists from the United Arab Emirates (UAE) are showing growing interest in Bulgaria's nature and vacationing in the mountains, especially the Rhodope mountains, it became evident at the Bulgarian stand in the largest international tourism exhibiti...

  • 44th Parliament Sittings under Way

    Sofia, April 26 (BTA) - At one of its first sittings after the elections the 44th National Assembly Wednesday terminated the authority vested in Movement for Rights and Freedoms MP Kamen Kostadinov at his request. The decision was passed without discussion with 211 MPs support...