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Bulgaria and Azerbaijan Sign Pension Agreement

The Minister of Labor and Social Policy Bisser Petkov and his Azerbaijani counterpart Sahil Babayev signed a Pension Agreement between Bulgaria and Azerbaijan, the Social Ministry press center announced.

BNR: Bulgaria Simplifies Residence Procedures for Foreign Nationals

The Bulgarian cabinet altered the regulation for implementation of the Foreigners in the Republic of Bulgaria Act. The government facilitates the application procedures for residence of foreign nationals of Bulgarian descent, BNR reported.

94% of Childcare Facilities Are Closed

Currently 94% of all child care institutions are closed, Deputy Minister of Labor and Social Policy Zornitsa Rusinova said at a press conference before the opening of a forum on the deinstitutionalization of childcare in the National Palace of Culture.

The conference will be attended by over 320 participants from 31 countries.

Bulgaria to Buy Two Minehunters from the Netherlands for EUR 1 996 000

The Council of Ministers has approved a draft contract between the Government of the Republic of Bulgaria and the Government of the Kingdom of the Netherlands for the purchase of two minehunters for the amount of EUR 1 996 000 excluding VAT, the government press service announced.

Bulgaria and Romania's Quota for Turbot in the Black Sea Increased by 32%

Next year, Bulgaria and Romania will be allowed to fish for turbot, totaling 150 tonnes (75 tonnes per country), which is 32 percent more than the amount allowed so far. This was announced by the press center of the Ministry of Agriculture, Food and Forestry.

The Truck which Was Transporting the Migrants to Greece Is from Pazardzhik

The refrigerated truck with illegal migrants in Greece is registered in Pazardzhik. The interior minister announced that truck had left Bulgaria at the end of October. The route for migrants is from Turkey to Northern Greece, NOVA reported.

According to the Greek newspaper Kathimerini, each of the migrants paid € 2,500 to reach Thessaloniki.

Weather Forecast: Mostly Sunny and Warm for the Season

Today, the weather will remain dynamic, with temperatures significantly higher than usual. The movement of air masses will be from the south-southwest. It will be windy, especially in eastern Bulgaria and the areas located north of the mountains, where the south wind will manifest itself as a Foehn wind. Broken clouds, mostly medium and high level.

The 5 Most Delicious European Street Foods

The team of decided to pick 5 of the most delicious street foods in different European countries just for you.

See who they are below:


1. Pizza in Italy

Electrical Scooters with Financial Losses

Two major players in the e-scooters market - Lime and Bird, which have businesses in Bulgaria, suffer heavy economic losses from their operations, world agencies said.

PM Borissov Goes to Prague to Discuss the Protection of EU Funds

Prime Minister Boyko Borissov will participate in the Summit of the Friends of Cohesion Group, which will be held today in Prague. The Forum will discuss the Multiannual Financial Framework 2021-2027 and adopt a declaration focusing on Cohesion Policy.