Left to right: President Rossen Plevneliev, Prime Minister Plamen Oresharski, Bulgarian Socialist Party leader Sergei Stanishev. Photo: president.bg
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July 25, 2014, by Alex Bivol

For a government that lasted barely 14 months in office, the Oresharski administration has lived a full life, as if, aware of the fate awaiting it, the cabinet tried to tick […]

Photo: Clive Leviev-Sawyer
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July 25, 2014, by The Sofia Globe staff

Were Bulgaria to hold elections today, Boiko Borissov’s centre-right GERB would get 25.9 per cent and the Bulgarian Socialist Party would be far behind with 15.3 per cent, according to […]

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July 25, 2014, by The Sofia Globe staff

Bulgaria remained on track for early national parliamentary elections on October 5 as, on July 25, the Bulgarian Socialist Party declined a formal offer by head of state Rossen Plevneliev […]

Plevneliev addresses Parliament on February 28 2013
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July 25, 2014, by The Sofia Globe staff

All files on loans by Corporate Commercial Bank must be made public to expose any connections with politicians and members of the judiciary, Bulgarian President Rossen Plevneliev said in a […]

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July 25, 2014, by Independent Balkan News Agency

The British embassy in Bulgaria launched the Holiday Hangover information and prevention campaign in Slunchev Bryag (Sunny Beach) seaside resort on July 25, targeting British tourists visiting Bulgaria’s Black Sea […]

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July 24, 2014, by Clive Leviev-Sawyer

The process of electing a new leader of the Bulgarian Socialist Party at the special congress to be held on July 27 is likely to be a long one, with […]

  • Left to right: President Rossen Plevneliev, Prime Minister Plamen Oresharski, Bulgarian Socialist Party leader Sergei Stanishev. Photo: president.bg
  • Photo: Clive Leviev-Sawyer
  • merdzhanov ninova plevneliev
  • Plevneliev addresses Parliament on February 28 2013
  • Photo: British embassy in Bulgaria
  • pink bsp and purple positano

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Left to right: President Rossen Plevneliev, Prime Minister Plamen Oresharski, Bulgarian Socialist Party leader Sergei Stanishev. Photo: president.bg

Pavane for a dead government: the Oresharski obituary

July 25, 2014, by Alex Bivol

For a government that lasted barely 14 months in office, the Oresharski administration has lived a full life, as if, aware of the fate awaiting it, t ...

Parliament National Assembly Sofia Bulgaria photo copyright Clive Leviev-Sawyer

Bulgarian Parliament to debate Budget revision on July 29

July 25, 2014, by The Sofia Globe staff

Bulgarian MPs agreed to hold a special sitting on July 29 to debate the Budget revision proposal put forth last week by the Plamen Oresharski governme ...

Photo: Clive Leviev-Sawyer

Poll: Borissov’s GERB far ahead of BSP in runup to Bulgaria’s October 5 elections

July 25, 2014, by The Sofia Globe staff

Were Bulgaria to hold elections today, Boiko Borissov’s centre-right GERB would get 25.9 per cent and the Bulgarian Socialist Party would be far ...

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Bulgaria’s early elections a step closer as BSP declines offer of mandate to govern

July 25, 2014, by The Sofia Globe staff

Bulgaria remained on track for early national parliamentary elections on October 5 as, on July 25, the Bulgarian Socialist Party declined a formal off ...

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Bulgaria’s competition watchdog levies new charges on electricity distributors

July 25, 2014, by The Sofia Globe staff

Bulgaria’s Commission for Protection of Competition (CPC) levied new charges of unfair trade practices against the country’s three private ele ...

Plevneliev addresses Parliament on February 28 2013

Bulgarian President Plevneliev: We owe it to our children to open the files of Corporate Commercial Bank

July 25, 2014, by The Sofia Globe staff

All files on loans by Corporate Commercial Bank must be made public to expose any connections with politicians and members of the judiciary, Bulgarian ...