Archive for May 11th, 2021

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May 11, 2021, by The Sofia Globe staff

Bulgarian President Roumen Radev has signed a decree dissolving the 45th National Assembly on May 12 and setting the date for early parliamentary elections on July 11. With a separate […]

Bulgaria Constitutional Court strikes down special prosecutor position

May 11, 2021, by The Sofia Globe staff

Bulgaria’s Constitutional Court said on May 11 that it ruled amendments to the country’s Penal Procedure Code, which envision the appointment ...

Jane Goodall at the Sofia Science Festival: Why I have hope for a better tomorrow

May 11, 2021, by The Sofia Globe staff

Conservationist Dr Jane Goodall will address the 2021 Sofia Science Festival on the topic “Why I have hope for a better tomorrow”. Founder of the ...

Shake-up in leadership echelon of Borissov’s GERB party

May 11, 2021, by The Sofia Globe staff

A May 11 national conference of outgoing Prime Minister Boiko Borissov’s GERB party saw changes in the leadership echelon, with Sofia mayor Yord ...

  • Life expectancy in Bulgaria is 74.6 years – NSI
    May 11, 2021, by The Sofia Globe staff

    In the period 2018 – 2020, life expectancy at birth of the Bulgarian population was 74.6 years, the National Statistical Institute (NSI) said on May 11. This is a decrease […]

  • 25 districts in Bulgaria are Covid-19 ‘red zones’
    May 11, 2021, by The Sofia Globe staff

    Twenty-five out of the 28 districts in Bulgaria are Covid-19 “red zones”, meaning an infection rate of 120 or higher out of 100 000 population, according to a report by […]

  • Bulgaria’s Covid-19 death toll passes 17 000-mark
    May 11, 2021, by The Sofia Globe staff

    The deaths of 116 people in Bulgaria who had tested positive for Covid-19 were registered in the past 24 hours, bringing the country’s death toll linked to the disease to […]