All posts tagged Boiko Borissov

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April 2, 2014, by The Sofia Globe staff

Plamen Oresharski, occupant of the prime minister’s chair in the Bulgarian Socialist Party government, has told the National Assembly that he expressed to US assistant secretary of state Victoria Nuland […]

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Borissov’s GERB ahead of Bulgarian Socialist Party in runup to European Parliament elections – poll

March 28, 2014, by The Sofia Globe staff

Boiko Borissov’s centre-right GERB party has the largest share of support, 17.5 per cent, ahead of the Bulgarian Socialist Party’s (BSP) 1 ...

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Public approval of Bulgarian government, parliament drops even further – poll

February 18, 2014, by The Sofia Globe staff

Public approval of the Bulgarian Socialist Party government and the 42nd National Assembly, the country’s unicameral parliament, has dropped eve ...


Boiko Borissov’s GERB elects three deputy leaders

February 16, 2014, by The Sofia Globe staff

Boiko Borissov’s centre-right GERB party has finessed the Tsvetan Tsvetanov problem by adding two additional deputy leaders to the party. Tsveta ...

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    Borissov and Tsvetanov – tandem on the rocks?
    February 14, 2014, by Alex Bivol

    On the eve of Bulgaria’s former ruling party GERB’s national congress, one that is expected to usher in some change in the top ranks of the party, the main issue […]

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    For Bulgaria, ‘months of permanent scandal ahead’
    January 28, 2014, by Clive Leviev-Sawyer

    Political commentator Dimitar Ganev, speaking on Bulgarian National Radio on January 28, said that months of permanent scandal lay ahead in the approach to the country’s European Parliament elections. He […]

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    Dark days for Bulgarian socialist leader Stanishev
    January 22, 2014, by Independent Balkan News Agency

    Bulgarian Socialist Party (BSP) leader Sergei Stanishev is finding himself facing reverses on a number of fronts, but the extent to which any of the damage is long-term remains to […]

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    Bulgaria’s security agency to investigate new bugging allegations
    January 17, 2014, by The Sofia Globe staff

    Bulgaria’s State Agency for National Security (SANS) is to investigate an allegation by centre-right opposition GERB party leader Boiko Borissov that he was subject to illegal electronic surveillance. Borissov lodged […]