Turkish, Bulgarian presidents discuss COVID-19 measures

Turkey's President Recep Tayyip Erdogan on Friday spoke over the phone with his Bulgarian counterpart Rumen Radev where they discussed the fight against coronavirus.

Parliament Votes New Environment Minister into Office

With 111 votes in favour and 96 votes
against, the National Assembly Wednesday approved the nomination of Emil Dimitrov MP of United Patriots as Minister of
Environment and Water. He later swore in before Parliament.

Bulgaria to be audited by EC over African swine fever

Ombudsman: People, Not Machines, Err in Reporting Machine-cast Votes

National Ombudsman Maya Manolova warned that people in the district election commissions, not machines, make mistakes in the counting and reporting of machine-cast votes. Speaking to reporters in Parliament on Friday Manolova commented the claims of the Central Election Commission (CEC) that machine voting is expensive and unproductive. 

Pope Francis Arrives in Bulgaria

Pope Francis arrived Sunday on an apostolic journey to Bulgaria at the invitation of the Bulgarian authorities and the Interritual Bishops' Conference of Bulgaria. He came with a delegation of 35 of the highest representatives of the Holy See. 

0.5% Inflation in Bulgaria in February

The inflation rate in February compared to January was 0.5 per cent, the National Statistical Institute reported on Wednesday. 

Turkey extradites Dimitar Zhelyazkov- emblematic figure of Bulgaria’s underground


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