Tue, May 21 2013
Photo: Nadezhda Chipeva
Photo: Assen Tonev
General Anyu Angelov
Photo: Georgi Kozhouharov
Boiko Borissov will first talk to the EC and than propose Gabrovo mayor Tomislav Donchev for the post
The withdrawal of left-wing economist Paramov as an adviser to Bulgarian Prime Minister Boiko Borissov sees questions raised about the process of Government appointments.
I see no reason for any more changes to my team, Prime Minister Boiko Borissov said.
The EU’s proposed new humanitarian aid commissioner seems set to be confirmed in the job, but her first day at the office is likely to be dominated by the Haiti disaster
Ruling party and right-wing minority parties supported appointment of Nikolai Mladenov as Foreign Minister and Anyu Angelov as Defence Minister, while opposition socialists and the MRF voted against.
Four wounded as missiles land at Nato base in Kandahar, Afghanistan, a few hundred metres from visiting Bulgarian Defence Minister Nikolai Mladenov
I want to know every day what happens with Bulgaria's economy and that's why I need a macro-economist such as Mihov, PM Borissov says
Plaudits for Foreign Minister-designate Nikolai Mladenov, queries about the future of control of economic policy, and post-mortems on the Roumyana Zheleva saga.
Mladenov to move from Defence to Foreign Affairs to succeed Roumyana Zheleva.
Bulgaria's new European Commissioner-designate's CV.
Reports quoting EC President Barroso name World Bank vice president Kristalina Georgieva as the replacement for Roumyana Zheleva.
The funding is provided under the foreign military sales programme of the US army's Program Executive Office of Simulation, Training and Instrumentation.
The UK nationals were arrested after throwing beer bottles at people after being refused entry to a restaurant that had closed for the night.
Restoration and development projects include Madara Horseman, Arbanassi fortress, Magura cave.
Simeon Saxe-Coburg and his spouse Margarita opened a new heating and insulation system at the Tsar Ferdinand Hospital for Pulmonary Diseases in Iskrets, a project implemented thanks to the Embassy of the Sovereign Order of Malta in Sofia and the Nando Peretti Foundation.
According to the law's provisions, the commission will have the power to investigate individuals without prior notification and would not require a criminal conviction in order to launch an investigation.