Ministry of Education
The salaries of teachers who teach students with poor educational results and low social status in problem areas of the country will be increased by BGN 500 from the beginning of the new school year.
The money was provided under the "Motivated Teachers" program of the education department, whose total budget is BGN 1 million and BGN 700 thousand.
The budget revision the Government is expected to pass today in a meeting is a positive one that will secure all the appropriations for the payment of salaries, pensions and social allowances, for the proper operation of all public institutions, as well as for the continuation of investment projects in priority areas, according to Prime Minister Viorica Dancila.
The budget rectification does not entail funding cuts from ministries such as Transport, Health or Education, and the ministers are under the obligation to spend the allocated money, Minister of Public Finance Eugen Teodorovici told a Tuesday's press conference. As concerns the Ministry of Education he explained from where the reduction in funds that appears in the budget rectification comes.
52 650 students have submitted applications for Bulgarian language and literature state exam, which is held today, the press center of the Ministry of Education and Science announced.
They must wear their personal ID card and attendance note for the exam. They are required to write with a black pen.
Tomorrow at 11:00 I will have a meeting with the management of the University of National and World Economy, Prime Minister Boyko Borissov said at the beginning of the weekly Cabinet meeting. The topic of the discussion will be information disseminated by the management of the school that they were faced with bankruptcy, Focus News Agency reports.