Bookmark

Add to MyYahoo RSS

Bulgaria News

News on Bulgaria continually updated from thousands of sources around the net.

22 min ago | Sofia News Agency

Rising Rivers Flood Villages in NW Bulgaria

The municipalities of Chuprene and Ruzhintsi in the Vidin region have been the most affected by the intense rain in the past days.

Comment?

Related Topix: Natural Disasters, Flood, World News

3 hrs ago | Transitions Online

EU Opts for Limited Russia Sanctions, Henchman Turned Reformer Takes Helm in Serbia

Plus, Kosovo probes nearly 200 for corruption and Lithuania detains an ex-Russian solider for suspected involvement in a bloody 1991 crackdown.

Comment?

Related Topix: World News, Vladimir Putin, Europe

17 hrs ago | Sofia News Agency

Lukoil Neftochim Burgas Refinery Builds Heavy Waste Treatment Complex

An investment of USD 1.5 B will go to the first stage of the construction of a heavy waste treatment complex at the Bulgarian Lukoil Neftochim Burgas refinery.

Comment?

Related Topix: World News

22 hrs ago | Sofia News Agency

Construction of South Stream in Bulgaria Starts in May or June

The construction of the Bulgarian part of the South Stream pipeline will start in May or June in Varna, said Igor Elkin, executive director of the company South Stream Bulgaria.

Comment?

Related Topix: World News

Wed Apr 23, 2014

Xinhuanet

"Mobile bookstore" seen in Sofia, Bulgaria

Photo taken on April 23, 2014 shows a "mobile bookstore" in Sofia, Bulgaria. People set up a bookstore in a bus to mark the World Book Day in Sofia.

Comment?

Related Topix: World News

Sofia News Agency

US Embassy in Sofia's Ex-Employee Investigated over 'Mafia Links'

Gregory V. Houston , formerly working for the security of the American Embassy in Bulgaria, was investigated under suspicion of ties to te Bulgarian mafia and illegal activity.

Comment?

Related Topix: Europe, World News, Mexico,

Sofia News Agency

Apartment Prices in Bulgaria On the Rise After 1.5 Years' Drop

After 1.5 years of drop, prices of residential property in Bulgaria posted an increase in Q1 2014, shows data of the National Statistics Institute .

Comment?

Related Topix: Europe, World News

KOLD-TV Tucson

Activity at NKorea site hints at nuke test preps

Twenty-one European cities from Cardiff, Wales, to Stara Zagora, Bulgaria, are finalists in a lucrative innovation contest devised by former New York Mayor Michael Bloomberg.

Comment?

Related Topix: New York, NY

Tue Apr 22, 2014

KFVS12

California bill reignites affirmative action fight

Missouri Gov. Jay Nixon has declined a Missouri death row inmate's clemency request, hours before the inmate's scheduled execution.

Comment?

Related Topix: California, California Government, Missouri, Jay Nixon, US Governors, Wedding, World News, Asian-American

WMDT

Finalists named in Bloomberg European city contest

Twenty-one European cities from Cardiff, Wales, to Stara Zagora, Bulgaria, are finalists in a lucrative innovation contest devised by former New York Mayor Michael Bloomberg.

Comment?

Related Topix: World News, New York, NY

Transitions Online

The Complicated Charm of Mr. Putin

The guests on a recent edition of Bulgarian National TV's debating program Referendum included politicians and experts.

Comment?

Related Topix: Europe, World News, NATO (North Atlantic Treaty Organization), Vladimir Putin

Sofia News Agency

Construction in Bulgaria Grows For the First Time in 5 Years

For the first time in five years, construction in Bulgaria in 2013 posted a growth, shows the data of the National Registry of New Buildings and Reconstructions.

Comment?

Related Topix: World News

Sofia News Agency

Bulgaria's Employment Agency: 32 Unemployed Compete for One Vacancy

An average of 32 people compete for 1 vacancy in the private sector, the most intense competition being in Kardzhali, and the weakest in Sofia, according to Employment Agency data.

Comment?

Related Topix: World News

Sofia News Agency

50 Bulgarian Municipalities Face Bankruptcy over Financial Corrections

The managing authority of operational program Environment has imposed financial corrections worth BGN 129M on 50 municipalities due to newly discovered public procurement flaws.

Comment?

Related Topix: Europe, World News

Sofia News Agency

Bulgarians Sent 8.8 M Texts For Easter

Bulgaria news Novinite.com is unique with being a real time news provider in English that informs its readers about the latest Bulgarian news.

Comment?

Related Topix: Europe, World News,

Mon Apr 21, 2014

Transitions Online

EU Opts for Limited Russia Sanctions, Henchman Turned Reformer Takes Helm in Serbia

Plus, Kosovo probes nearly 200 for corruption and Lithuania detains an ex-Russian solider for suspected involvement in a bloody 1991 crackdown.

Comment?

Related Topix: World News, Vladimir Putin, Europe

Sofia News Agency

Bulgaria's Northern Coast Preferred by Romanians on Easter

The northern part of Bulgaria's Black Sea coast was once again preferred by Romanian tourists for their Easter holiday.

Comment?

Related Topix: World News,

Sun Apr 20, 2014

Chicago Sun-Times

Credit card fraud boss threatened rival would be...

The alleged Chicago boss of an international credit card fraud racket has ties to organized crime in Bulgaria, kidnapped a man in Chicago and robbed him of $800,000, ordered a beating and warned a rival would be "cut into pieces," feds say.

Comment?

Related Topix: World News

Sofia News Agency

Earthquake Felt in Bulgaria's Chirpan

A 2.6 Richter scale earthquake was registered near Bulgaria 's town of Chirpan at 2.39 AM.

Comment?

Related Topix: World News, Natural Disasters, Earthquake

Sat Apr 19, 2014

Jerusalem Post

What does Algeria's election mean for Israel?

The country has not become a hub of anti-Israel terrorism, but the newly-re-elected President Bouteflika is neither an Anwar Sadat nor a King Hussein.

Comment?

Related Topix: World News, Algeria, Africa, Israel, Middle East, Terrorism, Abdelaziz Bouteflika,

•••
•••
•••
•••
•••
•••
•••
•••