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  • Third evening of protests blocks central Sofia
    June 16, 2012, by Hristina Dimitrova

    In spite of the attempts by Prime Minister Boiko Borissov to quell the protests against the amendments to the Forestry Act with the promise to postpone their publication in the […]

  • Bulgaria’s volleyball quagmire deepens
    June 15, 2012, by Hristina Dimitrova

    The meeting of Bulgaria’s volleyball federation on June 14 in Pravets was expected to help solve the crisis surrounding the national team; instead, it felt as just another stage in […]

  • You could be in the ‘Complaints Choir’
    June 13, 2012, by Hristina Dimitrova

    If you like singing and feel like complaining, you will get your chance to do both in September in Plovdiv. The Open Arts Foundation is collecting your complaints to include […]

  • Bulgaria’s ‘vampire’ saga continues
    June 11, 2012, by Hristina Dimitrova

    After the finding in recent days of “vampire” burials in Sozopol, Bulgaria’s archaeological vampire saga took a new twist with the unearthing of another one. This time it was near […]

  • Bulgarian Government mulls new rules on retail chains
    June 5, 2012, by Hristina Dimitrova

    Bulgaria’s Minister of Economy, Energy and Tourism, Delyan Dobrev, said on June 4 2012 that amendments to competition protection legislation on an alleged cartel among large grocery retail chains will […]

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    Pavlova calls for compulsory insurance of private buildings
    June 4, 2012, by Hristina Dimitrova

    Lilyana Pavlova, Minister of Regional Development and Public Works, has suggested the introduction of mandatory insurance against natural disasters for privately owned buildings. In an interview with Darik Radio, she […]

  • Intriguing new archaeological finds in Bulgaria
    June 4, 2012, by Hristina Dimitrova

    With the improving weather, the archaeological season inBulgariais in full swing and several new finds already have been reported, the most intriguing one being made this past weekend. In the […]