Citizens for European Development of Bulgaria

GERB Leader Willing To Seek Grand Coalition After Elections

Boyko Borisov, leader of GERB, said on Thursday that he was ready to hold talks with other parties after the elections in order to form a grand coalition, reports Reuters.

According to recent polls, GERB would win the upcoming October 5 elections, but may not have a full majority in Parliament.

GERB 'Needs 200 000 More Votes' for Majority - Pollster

Center-right GERB stands a chance to make an absolute majority at the upcoming snap poll, a sociologist said Tuesday.

Commenting on the results of a survey conducted by Gallup International released Monday, Parvan Simeonov told NOVA TV's morning broadcast that the conservatives might get the chance to form a government on their own.

Reuters: GERB Pledges to Expand Energy Benefits, Kick-start Economy

Expanding energy benefits, unlocking frozen EU funding and boosting energy efficiency of old buildings were the key election pledges of GERB party on Sunday, Reuters said.

Reporting on the launch of GERB campaign for October 5 snap election, the news agency highlighted the party's promise to boost the struggling economy and improve the low living standards in the EU's poorest member.