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Bulgaria: Traffic to the Kalotina border crossing has been suspended

Traffic to Kalotina is temporarily restricted along the Europe Highway which is under construction due to traffic jams along the border. The restriction will remain in place until traffic, which is regulated by traffic police, returns to normal, says the Road Infrastructure Agency. Due to the arrival of Turkish migrant workers in transit from Germany…

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Bulgaria: Trifonov withdraws Vasilev as PM

The leader of the “There is such a people” party (TSP), Slavi Trifonov, announced that he was withdrawing the candidacy of Nikolai Vasilev for the post of Prime Minister and that he would soon propose a new candidate and a revised composition of the cabinet plan. presented after the election./ ibna

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Bulgaria: With 99.95% calculated, the difference between TSP and GERB-SDS is 0.55%

At 14:00 on Tuesday, July 13, 2021, the Central Election Commission (CEC) announced the results of the processing of 99.95% of the protocols from the elections on July 11, 2021. So far it seems that 6 parties and coalitions are entering Parliament. Based on the data so far, “There is such a People” received 656,907…

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Bulgaria: Counted 95.22%, GERB-SDS 23.91%, TSP 23.66%; BSP 13.63%

According to the data of the Central Election Commission (CEC) of Bulgaria at 07:30 with 95.22% of the votes counted, this shows that GERB-SDS won 23.91% of the votes, “There is such a People” (TSP) 23, 66%, the Socialist Party of Bulgaria (BSP) 13.63%, the Democratic Bulgaria (DB) 12.55%, the minority party MRF 10.59% and…

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Bulgaria: Six parties enter Parliament. Battle for first place TSP and GERB

According to 100% of the exit poll sample for Gallup International, the protesting party “Has such a People” comes out first with 23.2%. In second place is GERB-SDS – 22.9%, in third place the Bulgarian Socialist Party (BSP) 14.2%. It is followed by “Democratic Bulgaria” with 13.2% and the minority MRF 11.4%. Finally, the other…

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Bulgaria: Unpredictability of elections an important factor according to Gallup

Unpredictability in the upcoming elections is an important factor. The chances for the first place are divided for two parties with a little more in the party “There is such a People” due to the trends of recent months and weeks. This is a brief conclusion from a picture of election trends, just before the…

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Bulgaria: Russians, Spaniards and Cypriots enter with digital certificate or PCR

Citizens of Russia, Spain and Cyprus will enter Bulgaria after presenting an EU digital certificate for the exam or a similar document, showing a negative result from a PCR test performed up to 72 hours before entering the country. This is stated in the decision order of the Ministry of Health, which enters into force…

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Bulgaria: GERB-SDS leads with less than 1% in a new poll

If the elections were held today, GERB-SDS would get 19.7% of the vote, and the party “There is such a People” – 18.8%. This is shown by data from a jointly funded and conducted survey of bTV and the market agency Links. The survey was conducted from June 18 to 25 using the methods of…

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Bulgaria: The introduction of the euro is scheduled for January 1, 2024

At its meeting today, the Coordinating Council for the Preparation of the Republic of Bulgaria for Eurozone Membership, co-chaired by the Governor of the Bulgarian National Bank Dimitar Radev and the Minister of Finance Asen Vassilev, approved a draft National Plan for the Introduction of the Euro into the Eurozone. of Bulgaria. Bulgaria’s commitment to…

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Bulgaria: Negotiations on opening other border stations with Greece

“At the moment, tourists traveling to Greece only pass through the Kulata-Promachonas border station, but I am sure that in a few days this will not be the case,” Bulgarian Tourism Minister Stela Baltova told Bulgarian Radio. The issue of travel from Bulgaria to Greece has become a major problem in relations between the two…

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Radev: We will not say “yes” to Northern Macedonia unless it eliminates distortion of Bulgaria’s history

The acceleration of the European perspective for the Republic of Northern Macedonia depends only on the commitment and results of the dialogue with Bulgaria. This was stated by President Rumen Radev before the start of the European Council in Brussels. “I want to focus on the agenda that all European institutions and leaders have been…

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Bulgaria: Special Prosecutor’s Office accuses political party leader of espionage

The Specialized Prosecution has filed an indictment in the Specialized Criminal Court against a leader of a political party. The charges are for espionage for the purpose of revealing a state secret. The prosecutor’s office is not revealing the name of the political party or leader accused of espionage, only his initials – NM A…

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Bulgaria: Citizens and Professionals Protest Greek Border Restrictions

A protest rally will be held on Wednesday in Goce Delchev, Bulgaria, by company owners and citizens against restrictions by Greek authorities on crossing the Ilinden-Village border. Until now, trucks can only enter Greece from 07:00 to 23:00 and cars and passengers are banned from crossing from November 2020. According to the citizens affected by…

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EC: Latest in innovation Romania, Bulgaria, Croatia and Greece

The Commission on Monday released the European Innovation Score 2021, which shows that Europe’s innovation performance continues to improve across the EU. On average, innovation performance has increased by 12.5% ​​since 2014. There is a steady convergence within the EU, with lower-performing countries growing faster than higher-performing ones, closing the gap of innovation among them.…

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Rama: Bulgaria and Northern Macedonia they have to solve their own problem

Albanian Prime Minister Edi Rama had a working breakfast today with Bulgarian President Rumen Radev in Sofia, where they discussed, among other things, resolving the stalemate between Bulgaria and Northern Macedonia. According to Rama, during the meeting they discussed the excellent bilateral relations and the need for dialogue between the parties to resolve the critical…

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Northern Macedonia: Protests organized by VMRO-DPMNE over Zaev’s talks with Bulgaria

The opposition party in northern Macedonia, VMRO-DPMNE, launched warning protests in three locations in Skopje, in front of Parliament, in front of the Mavrovka shopping center and in front of the former Nova Makedonija building. The protests are the only demand for the government to make available to the public the so-called “roadmap” for negotiations…

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Bulgaria: Ballots will be used to vote abroad instead of by car

There will be no machine voting abroad, Stoil Tsitselkov, Deputy Chairman of the Public Council at the Central Election Commission – CEC, told the BNR Horizon program. There has been no practice of handing over cars worldwide, Tsitselkov stressed, and expressed concern that after all the simulations and demonstrations of voting in the car, there…

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Bulgaria: US imposes sanctions on 3 Bulgarians with 64 companies

The rule of law is at the heart of democratic processes in a state. In our relations with our partners and allies, we have undoubtedly shared our conviction that the fight against corruption in all its forms should be our unconditional priority. This is stated in the official position of the Bulgarian Ministry of Foreign…