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  • Press - Review

    Sofia, March 26 (BTA) - HIGHLIGHTS The dailies cover the preparations for Sunday's elections for the 44th National Assembly in which nearly 6.8 million Bulgarians have the right to vote. "Troud": Bulgaria's President Rumen Radev was the first to shake hands with P...

  • 1,209 Women and 2,801 Men Run in Sunday's Elections

    Sofia, March 26 (BTA) - There are 1,209 women and 2,801 men on the candidates' lists for Sunday's parliamentary elections, according to data of the Central Election Commission (CEC). The sum of these two numbers is 4,010, but the actual number of registered candidacie...

  • Weather - Forecast

    Sofia, March 26 (BTA) - March 27: The cloud will break and diminish. Cloudier skies are expected over the south, where light showers are possible. Lows: 1 to 6 C. Highs: 9 to 14 C. The atmospheric pressure will increase, getting higher than the month's average. THE MOUNT...

  • Bulgaria Wins Nine Medals at Special Olympics

    Sofia, March 26 (BTA) - Youth and Sports Minister Daniela Dasheva was at Sofia Airport on Sunday to welcome back the Bulgarian athletes from the Special Olympics World Winter Games 2017. During the games in Austria, the Bulgarian entrants won four gold, three silver and two br...

  • Leaders of Political Forces Vote for Change and Security

    Sofia, March 26 (BTA) - Leaders of the political forces represented in the previous Parliament voted for change and security and expressed a hope for a high voter turnout. GERB After voting in Sofia's suburb of Bankya, GERB leader Boyko Borissov wrote on Facebook: "I vot...

  • Voter Turnout at 25.71% by 1 PM

    Sofia, March 26 (BTA) - Voter turnout in Sunday's early parliamentary elections in Bulgaria was 25.71 per cent as at 1 p.m. Sofia time, the Central Election Commission (CEC) told a news briefing. A total of 1,723,555 people cast their ballots by that time. The rate was hig...

  • Expatriates in Istanbul Turn Out in Large Numbers to Vote in Bulgarian Elections

    Istanbul, March 26 (BTA exclusive by Nahide Deniz) - Bulgarian expatriates in Istanbul are turning out in large numbers to vote in the snap elections to the Bulgarian Parliament. Turnout was high already in the early hours. Only seven voting sections have been set up in Istanb...

  • Voting Day Proceeds Peacefully

    Sofia, March 26 (BTA) - Voting day began peacefully on Sunday, the Interior Ministry reported. The security situation at polling stations was normal during the previous night. At 7 a.m. the polling station premises and the election materials in them were handed over to the re...

  • Bulgaria Defeat Netherlands 2-0 in FIFA World Cup Qualifier

    Sofia, March 26 (BTA) - Bulgaria's national football team beat the Netherlands 2-0 in a Round 5, Group A World Cup qualifier played in Sofia on Saturday. This third Bulgarian victory in the group has kept the country on course to reach the World Cup finals. Bulgaria now p...

  • 10,000 People Vote Abroad by 10 a.m. Bulgarian Time

    Sofia, March 26 (BTA) - About 10,000 people voted abroad by 10 a.m. Sofia time in Sunday's Bulgarian parliamentary elections, Central Election Commission Spokesperson Alexander Andreev reported. Voter turnout in overseas localities is impossible to measure because anyone w...

  • Voting Day Proceeds Peacefully

    Sofia, March 26 (BTA) - Voting day began peacefully on Sunday, the Interior Ministry reported. The security situation at polling stations was normal during the previous night. At 7 a.m. the premises and the election materials in them were handed over to the respective election...

  • President and Prime Minister Hope Next Government Will Be Formed Quickly after Elections

    Sofia, March 26 (BTA) - Bulgarian leaders cast their ballots in Sunday's early parliamentary elections and made remarks to the media. President Rumen Radev said: "I voted with the hope of every Bulgarian for a better, modern and prosperous Bulgaria. It is up to all of us....

  • Voter Turnout by 10 a.m. Stands at 8.44%

    Sofia, March 26 (BTA) - Voter turnout in Sunday's early parliamentary elections in Bulgaria was 8.44 per cent as at 10 a.m., the Central Election Commission reported. A total of 574,657 people had cast their ballots by that time. Turnout was highest in Smolyan, at 11.37 p...

  • Bulgarians Vote for Parliament Sunday

    Sofia, March 26 (BTA) - Bulgarians are going to the polls on Sunday to elect their new lawmakers. These will be the country's tenth parliamentary elections since the start of democratic changes in 1989 and the fifth to be held before the legislature has served its full fou...

  • Today's Observances March 26

    Sofia, March 26 (BTA) - March 26 The world: - National Day of Bangladesh: Independence Day (1971). Bulgaria: - Holiday of the Federation of Bulgarian Science and Technology Associations; - Thrace Day. On this date in Bulgarian history: 1885 - The first Bulgarian Techn...

  • Half of IT Sector Employees Want to Emigrate Irrespective of High Pay

    Sofia, March 25 (BTA) - The uneven distribution of the deadlines of assignments and the unregulated extension of the work time are the main problems identified by the workers in the IT sector. These data have been publicized within a survey of the labour conditions in the sect...

  • Bulgarian Weightlifting Legend Ivan Abadjiev Dies

    Sofia, March 25 (BTA) - Legendary weightlifting coach Ivan Abadjiev died at the age of 85, his family said. Abadjiev was born in Novi Pazar on February 12, 1932. He was a silver medalist at the 1957 World Weightlifting Championship in Tehran and took part in the Rome Olympic...

  • Bulgaria Will Employ Even More Energy When Taking Over EU Presidency - Head of State

    Rome, March 25 (BTA) - "Upon taking over the EU Presidency, Bulgaria will continue with even greater energy its commitment to the future common European project. We will work in close cooperation with the other member states and the European institutions and will support any e...

  • Today's Observances March 25

    Sofia, March 25 (BTA) - March 25 Annunciation (Church feast day). The world: - National Day of Greece: Independence Day (1821). On this date in Bulgarian history: 1971: The Petrochemical Works near Pleven (North Central Bulgaria) are inaugurated (privatized as Plama in ...

  • Weekly Roundup of Political Events: March 18-24

    Sofia, March 25 (BTA) - Brussels, March 20 Bulgarian Justice Minister Maria Pavlova confers with European Commission Deputy Secretary-General Paraskevi Michou. Pavlova is on a working visit to Brussels, where she presents Bulgaria's progress in meeting the Cooperation an...