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The Blue zone in Burgas will be functional by New Year’s
Wednesday, 16 Sep, 2009 – 18:02 | No Comment
The Blue zone in Burgas will be functional by New Year’s

The “Blue zone” in Burgas will be made functional by end of this year. This was announced by the director of the department “Sport grounds, parking lots and garages” Jivko Ivanov.
The first “Blue zone” will …

Eurobarometer: Bulgarians expect economic standstill next year
Wednesday, 16 Sep, 2009 – 17:03 | No Comment
Eurobarometer: Bulgarians expect economic standstill next year

38% of the Bulgarians expect no changes in the economic situation in the country next year, while 37% expect an even worse situation for the future.
These were the results from the research of Eurobarometer for …

Days of European heritage begin in Velingrad
Tuesday, 15 Sep, 2009 – 20:09 | No Comment
Days of European heritage begin in Velingrad

The Days of European heritage have begun in Velingrad. Their end will be marked by a round table that will discuss “Museums and culture tourism” with representatives of the tourism business and museum specialists.
This year’s …

Eighth air-bridge for the Sofia Airport
Monday, 14 Sep, 2009 – 19:08 | No Comment
Eighth air-bridge for the Sofia Airport

An eighth air-bridge will be constructed in the Sofia airport. It will cost 700 thousand euro and will once again be constructed by the Spanish company “Tim”.
Unlike the other telescopic air-bridges that take passengers to …

Shields demands apologies Bulgaria
Monday, 14 Sep, 2009 – 18:04 | No Comment
Shields demands apologies Bulgaria

The 22 year old Michael Shields was released on a free pardon last week and stated that he demands apologies from Bulgarian authorities for “serving a sentence for a crime he didn’t commit”.
The football fan …

Bulgarian among the victims of the floods in Turkey
Thursday, 10 Sep, 2009 – 19:03 | No Comment
Bulgarian among the victims of the floods in Turkey

A Bulgarian citizen died from the floods in Turkey. This was announced by the spokesman of the foreign ministry Dragovest Goranov in a broadcast of Nova TV.
The dead Bulgarian person wasn’t the driver of the …

“Golden century” award given to a French collector popularizing Bulgaria
Thursday, 10 Sep, 2009 – 16:02 | No Comment
“Golden century” award given to a French collector popularizing Bulgaria

The minister of culture Vejdi Rashidov met the Director General of UNESCO KoГЇchiro Matsuura in Paris today. During the meeting, KoГЇchiro Matsuura expressed his personal support for the application of the Bulgarian ambassador Irina …

Bulgaria mourns the victims of the Ohrid tragedy
Monday, 7 Sep, 2009 – 18:02 | No Comment
Bulgaria mourns the victims of the Ohrid tragedy

Today, September 7th, is a day of nation-wide mourning for the victims of the sunk Macedonian ship “Ilinden” in the waters of the Ohrid lake.
Fifteen Bulgarian tourists died during the accident near the eastern edge …

Gusts of wind in Varna
Monday, 7 Sep, 2009 – 12:08 | No Comment
Gusts of wind in Varna

Strong winds closed down the harbour in Varna. The restrictive measures are in effect since 9 AM. For now, the restriction applies only to empty ships, but further restrictions for loaded vessels may be applied …

A ship with Bulgarians sank in the Lake Ohrid
Saturday, 5 Sep, 2009 – 15:09 | One Comment
A ship with Bulgarians sank in the Lake Ohrid

A tourist ship with 55 Bulgarian tourists on board sank in the Lake Ohrid. Forty of the Bulgarians are alive, with 37 of them seated in a hotel in Ohrid. Fifteen people drowned, and for …

35 years Nuclear Power Plant Kozloduy
Saturday, 5 Sep, 2009 – 14:08 | No Comment
35 years Nuclear Power Plant Kozloduy

Today marks the 35th anniversary of the official opening of the Nuclear Power Plant “Kozloduy”.
With it’s opening in 1974, Bulgaria became the first country in Southeastern Europe and one of the first in the world …

SU announces supplementary admission
Friday, 4 Sep, 2009 – 14:08 | No Comment
SU announces supplementary admission

The Sofia University “St. Kliment Ohridski” announced the supplementary admission of students for the 2009/2010 school season. Candidates for admission in the Sofia University that haven’t already signed up for another subject, candidates that have …