Latest News from Bulgaria

Bulgaria is Expected to Get the First Two F-16 Fighters Up to 4 Years

This will happen if the delivery contract is signed by the summer, reported NOVA TV. 
By four years, Bulgaria will be able to get the first two F-16 fighters if the delivery contract is signed by the summer. This was explained by the US martial aircraft manufacturer.

An Economic Forum with the Participation of the Bulgarian President is Held in Sofia

Head of State Rumen Radev participated in a round table "Towards a Competitive and Prosperous Bulgarian Economy". The forum is attended by Deputy Prime Ministers Tomislav Donchev and Mariana Nikolova, Ministers and Deputies. 

A fundamental problem is dealing with corruption, President Rumen Radev said at the closing of a round table on Bulgarian economy.

Bulgaria is on the Luxury Travel Map with InterContinental Sofia

On 14 March, 2019 InteContinental Sofia opens a new Chapter for Luxury travel to Bulgaria. The newest InterContinental in Europe joins Fine Hotels & Resorts only a year after its opening. Focusing on selected luxury travel agencies worldwide, the leading hotel in Bulgaria targets the affluent international traveler seeking for undiscovered destinations, curious to explore new cultures.

The Ambassador of Bulgaria to India Took Office in a Folk Costume

Bulgaria's new ambassador to India Eleonora Dimitrova took office in an unconventional way. She handed her credentials in Delhi dressed in folk costume.

This was announced by the Bulgarian Diplomatic Institute, which distributed photos on Facebook.

Cloudy Skies with Rain in Places Throughout Bulgaria this Afternoon

The cloud over the country will be considerable, with rain in some places in West Bulgaria in the afternoon, meteorologist Hristo Hristov, National Institute of Meteorology and Hydrology, told Focus News Agency. In Eastern Bulgaria, light to moderate wind from south-southeast. Maximum temperatures between 7°C and 12°C, in Sofia about 7°C.

The Cabinet Gave Another BGN 3 million to the Interior Ministry For Schengen

The government approved additional spending on the budget of the Ministry of Interior amounting to BGN 3 000 000, the government's press service announced.

The amount is for the financing of projects related to the implementation of urgent measures for 2019 for the accession of the Republic of Bulgaria to the Schengen area.