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February 25, 2017, by Clive Leviev-Sawyer

Bulgaria’s Central Election Commission (CEC) has rejected the sole bid to rent voting machines to it for the March 26 2017 elections, the commission said on February 25. This means […]

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February 24, 2017, by The Sofia Globe staff

Bulgaria’s caretaker Prime Minister Ognyan Gerdzhikov said on February 24 that he had asked former Interior Ministry chief secretary Georgi Kostov to resign, but denied that he had pressured or […]

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February 24, 2017, by Independent Balkan News Agency

Close to 99 per cent of Bulgarian school pupils are learning a second language, and of these, 87 per cent are studying English, according to figures for the year 2015 […]

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February 24, 2017, by Independent Balkan News Agency

A total of 143 refugee children are studying at Bulgarian schools, caretaker Education Minister Nikolai Denkov told a conference on February 24 2017 on problems and solutions in integration through […]

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February 24, 2017, by The Sofia Globe staff

The official campaign period ahead of Bulgaria’s March 26 early parliamentary elections began on February 24, with a total of 4732 candidates – nominated, altogether, by nine political parties and […]

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February 23, 2017, by The Sofia Globe staff

Italian Air Force aircraft will assist in joint policing of Bulgaria’s air space in summer 2017, Bulgarian caretaker Defence Minister Stefan Yanev said on February 23. Bulgaria will not pay […]

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Bulgaria’s 2017 elections: Central Election Commission rejects sole bid to supply voting machines

February 25, 2017, by Clive Leviev-Sawyer

Bulgaria’s Central Election Commission (CEC) has rejected the sole bid to rent voting machines to it for the March 26 2017 elections, the commis ...

Bulgaria caretaker PM ‘asked but not pushed’ Interior Ministry chief to quit

February 24, 2017, by The Sofia Globe staff

Bulgaria’s caretaker Prime Minister Ognyan Gerdzhikov said on February 24 that he had asked former Interior Ministry chief secretary Georgi Kost ...

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Most Bulgarian school pupils are learning English as a second language, Russian runs second

February 24, 2017, by Independent Balkan News Agency

Close to 99 per cent of Bulgarian school pupils are learning a second language, and of these, 87 per cent are studying English, according to figures f ...

Education Minister: 143 refugee children studying at Bulgarian schools

February 24, 2017, by Independent Balkan News Agency

A total of 143 refugee children are studying at Bulgarian schools, caretaker Education Minister Nikolai Denkov told a conference on February 24 2017 o ...

Bulgaria elections 2017: Former nationalist MEP is candidate for ‘Turkish party’

February 24, 2017, by Independent Balkan News Agency

In one of the most astonishing twists in Bulgaria’s 2017 early parliamentary elections, Slavi Binev – formerly a member of the European Parliament ...

Sensata Technologies Bulgaria handed Investor of the Year top prize

February 24, 2017, by The Sofia Globe staff

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