Latest News from Bulgaria

Five illegal Migrants Caught Attempting to Cross the Danube

The signal was filed with the Border Police by member of the public who saw them boarding a boat on the bank of the river at Bulgaria's Rousse during the night of May 20th, reports BNT. 

Tsipras, Borisov announce launch of pipeline works

Bulgaria has started building a 240-million-euro gas pipeline with Greece that will end the Balkan country's total dependence on Russian gas and help diversify supplies in Southeastern Europe.

Bulgaria builds gas link to end full reliance on Russian gas

Bulgaria has started building a 240 million euro ($268 million) gas pipeline with Greece that will end the Balkan country's total dependence on Russian gas and help diversify supplies in southeastern Europe.

Boyko Borisov and Alexis Tsipras Turned the First Sod of the 182 Kilometer-Long Gas Pipeline

Bulgaria's Premier Boyko Borissov and his Greek counterpart Alexis Tsipras turned the first sod of the gas interconnector Komotini-Stara Zagora. The future gas interconnector is important for the whole region and for Europe as well and will contribute to real diversification of the gas sources and the gas routes, Premier Borissov says.

Increase in The amount of the Withdrawn Student Credits

50 million leva is the maximum amount of the new government guarantees that the Council of Ministers has approved under the Students and PhD Students Loan Act (LCAS). Credits are granted to Bulgarian citizens, citizens of the EU, EEA and Swiss Confederation and are only for higher education in Bulgaria.

Bulgaria Becomes an Owner of Properties in Budapest, Used by Its Embassy

The Council of Ministers proposes to the National Assembly to ratify the intergovernmental agreement with Hungary on the settlement of real estate issues for the needs of our diplomatic representation in Budapest.

The agreement was signed on April 4th in Washington.

The EC Creates an Air Fleet to Combat Fires

The reason is the risk of forest fires during the summer, reported NOVA TV. 

In order to prepare for forest fire risk, the Commission announced the first fleet of firefighting aircraft under the new rescEU system to deal with natural disasters in the coming summer.

Germany Considers Bulgaria a Truly Important Partner For a Very Strong Pro-European Country.

Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Foreign Affairs Ekaterina Zaharieva with commented on the highlights of the visit of German Foreign Minister Heiko Maas in Bulgaria and the prospect of investment from Germany in the home economy.

Germany considers Bulgaria a truly important partner for a very strong pro-European country.

Grigor Dimitrov Lost in the First Round in Geneva

Dimitrov lost to Argentine Federico Delbonis Delbonis with 6-1, 4-6, 2-6, reported NOVA TV. 

Grigor Dimitrov was eliminated in the first round of the ATP 250 series in Geneva, after losing to Argentine Federico Delbonis with 6-1, 4-6, 2-6. Bulgaria's first rocket started the qualification race where it won two victories, but today he was stopped by the 84th in the world - Delbonis

By October 2020 'Hemus' Highway Between Varna and Targovishte Will be Ready

,,By October next year Hemus highway between Varna and Targovishte will be ready'', Prime Minister Boyko Borissov said today during his visit to the seaside city.
Together with the Minister of Finance Vladislav Goranov and Deputy Prime Minister Tomislav Donchev, he visited the newly built temple "St. Procopius of Varna".

95% of all Car Crashes in Bulgaria are due to Human Error

According to a national survey, nearly 2.5 million are active drivers in Bulgaria, and human factors are among the main causes of road accidents. It is therefore very important to explore the different groups of drivers, that are the main mistakes they make on the road and what has led to them.

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