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13 hrs ago | The Times of Israel

Israelis warned of heightened security risks abroad

Bulgarian investigators stage a reenactment of the bus bombing in July 2012 that killed five Israeli tourists at the Burgas airport, on Friday, April 26, 2013. With the Jewish High Holidays approaching, Israel's Counter-Terrorism Bureau emphasized to travelers Monday the growing risk of attacks against Jewish targets in Western Europe by jihadists, including from the Lebanese Hezbollah group.

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17 hrs ago | Sofia News Agency

4 Bulgarian Districts under Code Orange Alert due to Heavy Rains

Code orange weather alert has been issued for four districts in northwestern Bulgaria for September 15 due to torrential rains. The districts under code orange are Vidin, Montana, Vratsa and Sofia district, according to the National Institute of Meteorology and Hydrology at the Bulgarian Academy of Sciences.

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19 hrs ago | CiteULike

Stroke in urban and rural populations in north-east Bulgaria:...

Stroke in urban and rural populations in north-east Bulgaria: incidence and case fatality findings from a 'hot pursuit' study BACKGROUND:Bulgaria's official stroke mortality rates are higher for rural than urban areas. Official mortality data has indicated that these rates are amongst the highest in Europe.

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Sat Sep 13, 2014

TrekEarth

Sunset in Albena

Albena is a major Black Sea resort in northeastern Bulgaria, situated 12 km from Balchik and 30 km from Varna. Photo was taken in Baltata National Reserve - a rare combination of dense wet forest and a seashore.

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Fri Sep 12, 2014

Reuters

UPDATE 1-Bulgaria's centre-right GERB party urges talks on Corpbank rescue

Bulgaria's centre-right GERB party, tipped to win a snap election next month, urged the central bank to hold serious talks with investors willing to rescue Corporate Commercial Bank, which was hit by a run on deposits. GERB accused the central bank of being too slow in offering a solution for the troubled lender, the country's fourth largest.

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Sofia News Agency

Investors Express Interest in Bankrupt Bulgarian Fertilizer Plant Chimco - Report

Investors have expressed interest in the bankrupt Vratsa-based fertilizer plant Chimco AD , also known as Himko AD, and plan to announce their intentions after the early elections on October 5 , according to Kiril Petkov, former director of the plant. Speaking at a round table on the chemical industry organized by the Confederation of Independent Trade Unions in Bulgaria , Petkov said that it was "absolutely possible" and "economically viable" to restart a relatively new production capacity launched in 1983 for ammonia and the nitrogen fertilizer urea.

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Plastics News

Behr-Hella set to open Bulgarian auto parts plant

German automotive components manufacturer Behr-Hella Thermocontrol is set to launch a new 22 million euro vehicle air conditioning systems plant in Bulgaria this month. The Lippstadt, Germany-based company has been constructing its new 70,000-square-meter facility in the Bozhurishte Economic Zone close to the Bulgarian capital Sofia.

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Sofia News Agency

Italian Ambassador Marco Conticelli: Italy Has Always Believed And Still Believes In Bulgaria

Novinite.com is interviewing the ambassadors of the EU member states and the countries who are the largest trade partners of Bulgaria. First to respond is His Excellency Marco Conticelli , Ambassador of Italy - the country current President of the Council of the EU.

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Thu Sep 11, 2014

Sofia News Agency

Repairs of Flood-Damaged Rail Infrastructure in Bulgaria to Cost BGN 3.2M

Bulgaria needs an estimated BGN 3.2 M to repair flood damage to its rail infrastructure, according to caretaker Transport Minister Nikolina Angelkova. Angelkova inspected Thursday flood-hit sections of the rail line Dimitrovgrad - Nova Zagora, according to a media statement of the Transport Ministry.

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Wed Sep 10, 2014

Sofia News Agency

Bulgaria's Caretaker Govt Replaces 7 District Governors

Emil Ivanov and Nasuf Nasuf, district governors of Sofia-district and Silistra, respectively, were removed from office after submitting their resignations. The other district governors to be removed from office were Georgi Rachev , Nikolay Grigorov , Stoyan Nenchev , Emel Mustafova and Ventsislav Venkov .

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Thu Sep 04, 2014

Sofia News Agency

Torrential Rains Cause Floods Throughout Bulgaria

Rainfall of up to 75 liters per square meter has flooded basements and ground floors of private homes in Sliven municipality. Fire brigade teams worked all night long to drain the flooded property, Darik news informs.

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Wed Sep 03, 2014

Sofia News Agency

South Stream Pipe-Laying Ship Arrives at Port of Burgas

One of the four vessels used in the construction of the South Stream pipeline's underwater section has arrived at the port of the Bulgarian Black Sea city of Burgas.

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Tue Sep 02, 2014

SIU

ITF Congress Promotes Workers' Rights

Delegates to the 43rd International Transport Workers' Federation Congress, conducted in Sofia, Bulgaria, August 10-16 took to heart the gathering's slogan of "From Global Crisis to Global Justice: Transport Workers Fighting Back!" Tackling issues ranging from maritime piracy to the longstanding flag-of-convenience campaign to demanding fairness in ... (more)

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Sofia News Agency

Bulgaria's NEK Debt Tops BGN 3 Billion

The financial position of Bulgaria's National Electricity Company is worsening and its debt already exceeds BGN 3.1 B, caretaker Energy Minister Vasil Shtonov has said.

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AME Info

Insurers buck Tadawul bourse setback

Internal Auditor is responsible for planning, executing and reporting on operational, financial, and compliance related audits/reviews under the direction of the Chief Internal Auditor.

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Mon Sep 01, 2014

Sofia News Agency

Threat to DPS Leader's Life 'Received' During Previous Parliament

A threat to Movement for Rights and Freedoms leader Lyutvi Mestan emerged during the term of the former legislature, the National Service for Protection said.

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Sofia News Agency

Bulgarian Border Police Seizes Heroin worth BGN 5.7M

Bulgarian police have intercepted an international drug trafficking ring, seizing a shipment of 46kg of heroin worth BGN 5.7M.

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Sofia News Agency

Temenuzhka Yankova Appointed Deputy Chief of Bulgaria's Revenue Agency

Temenuzhka Yankova has been appointed Deputy Executive Director of Bulgaria's National Revenue Agency through an order of caretaker Finance Minister Rumen Porozhanov.

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Sofia News Agency

Trained Taxi Drivers to Help Paramedics in Bulgaria's Sofia

The first team of taxi drivers paramedics will cruise the streets of Bulgaria's capital city of Sofia as of September 1, Monday.

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Sun Aug 31, 2014

Sofia News Agency

Bulgarian Energy Holding, CEZ, to Discuss Varna TPP Life Extension

The Bulgarian Energy Holding and power distributor CEZ have signed a memorandum of cooperation on searching technical and economic solutions to extend the life of the Varna Thermal Power Plant.

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