Bulgarian News

Hot and Sunny, Angry Sea

Hot and Sunny, Angry Sea

14:47 | 17.08.2017 | by Standartnews
(August 17, 2017 Sofia) The weather today will be mostly sunny with highs between 29 and 34 C. The seaside regions may see some thick clouds in the afternoon, but showers are hardly likely. The highs there will be between 27 and 30 C and the temperature of the seawater will be between 25 and 26 C. The sea is a bit choppy today, so do not go into the water unless you are an experienced swimmer.
Minister Moskovski: Bulgaria is the only EU country without functioning toll system

Minister Moskovski: Bulgaria is the only EU country without functioning toll system

11:36 | 17.08.2017 | by Standartnews
(August 17, 2017, Sofia) "A heavy truck passing through the territory of Bulgaria pays between eight and ten times less than in the rest of Europe," Bulgaria's Transport Minister Ivaylo Moskovski tol bTV this morning. In his words, all vehicles of over 3.5 tons in weight will have to pay a toll fee for using certain roads when passing through Bulgaria. He added that over half of the truck traffic through Bulgaria is transit. At the border checkpoint, each truck driver is charged a...
Protesters Block Major Road Junction in Sofia

Protesters Block Major Road Junction in Sofia

08:53 | 17.08.2017 | by Standartnews
(August 17, 2017) Sofia. Residents of Sofia's Strelbishte quarter formed a live chain at the junction of Bulgaria and Ivan Geshov boulevards for about half an hour yesterday evening. They protested the plans of a private construction company to build a skyscraper in the place of a small garden in their neighborhood. There is a court ruling in favor of the private investor, despite the appeals of Sofia's chief architect and an initiative committee of the residents. The construction...
Names of the Six Candidates to Build Bulgaria’s Toll System Announced

Names of the Six Candidates to Build Bulgaria’s Toll System Announced

08:35 | 17.08.2017 | by Standartnews
(August 17, 2017 Sofia) BG Pat, Kaps Traffic Solutions, Tollnet JSC, Siela Norma JSC, Teletoll, and Consortium Toll Bulgaria – these are the candidates to build and manage Bulgaria's road toll collection system. Two companies have pulled out of the tender Marhengineering and Altima Bulgaria. They filed a total of fourteen complaints of irregularities in the tender procedure, but the following investigation exposed certain issues with their registration. Marhengineering is seated...
Varna’s Sky Restaurant Sees Emergency Landing by NRA Inspectors

Varna’s Sky Restaurant Sees Emergency Landing by NRA Inspectors

09:10 | 16.08.2017 | by Standartnews
(August 16, 2017, Sofia) – A few days ago, inspectors of the National Revenue Agency (NRA) directorate visited Varna's unique sky restaurant (it is actually a large platform hanging down from a hot air balloon), disguised as customers. They were asked to make reservations worth 150 levs (just under EUR 75) each, but did not receive any receipts upon payment. The inspection that followed shortly after that finished with the restaurant being landed and sealed off for a week. In...
PM Borissov, H. E. Anatoly Makarov Discuss Energy Issues at Troyan Monastery

PM Borissov, H. E. Anatoly Makarov Discuss Energy Issues at Troyan Monastery

08:07 | 16.08.2017 | by Standartnews
(Sofia, August 16, 2017) A true politician is always ready to serve his nation. This is always true for Bulgaria's PM Boyko Borissov who, during his visit to the Troyan Monatery, yesterday, seized the chance to discuss some important issues related to the Bulgarian-Russian partnership, especially in the energu sector, with His Excellency Anatoly Makarov, Ambassador of the Russian Federation in Sofia. Of course, the two first exchanged formal greetings on the occasion of yesterday's...
Afternoon Showers

Afternoon Showers

07:54 | 16.08.2017 | by Standartnews
(August 16, 2017 Sofia) The weather today will be mostly sunny. Some regions of Bulgaria may see occasional showers and brief thunderstorms in the afternoon. The northern parts of the country will see some moderate to strong northeasterly wind. The highs will vary between 28 and 33 C, 27 C in Sofia. The atmospheric pressure will be slightly above the average for the month and will remain constant throughout the day.
Six Bids for Bulgaria’s Toll System

Six Bids for Bulgaria’s Toll System

10:47 | 15.08.2017 | by Standartnews
(August 15, 2017 Sofia) "It is possible to select a private company to create and manage Bulgaria's road toll collection system," Transport Minister Nikolay Nankov told the Bulgarian national television (BNT) this morning. "All appeal procedures have been closed and thus the bids, six in number, will be officially opened at 5 pm tomorrow at the headquarters of the Road Infrastructure Agency," he went on. "The provisional price of BGN 200 million may go down a bit," minister Nankov said...
Tourism Minister Angelkova: Late night police raids mar the image of Bulgaria’s sea resorts

Tourism Minister Angelkova: Late night police raids mar the image of Bulgaria’s sea resorts

08:49 | 15.08.2017 | by Standartnews
"Our resorts and the fun spots they offer is what attracts millions of tourists to the Bulgarian seaside every summer. The latest late night noise pollution checkups launched by deputy PM Valeri Simeonov and carried out by patrols of the local police departments along the southern coast may chase the tourists away just two weeks before the official end of this year's season," Bulgaria's Tourism Minister Nikolina Angelkova told Standartnews. "I think that each resort should have a "loud...
 Tihomir Ivanov Forfeits Men’s High-jump Final in London Because of Thigh Strain

Tihomir Ivanov Forfeits Men’s High-jump Final in London Because of Thigh Strain

14:34 | 14.08.2017 | by Standartnews
(Sofia, August 14, 2017) Bulgaria's best high jumper, Tihomir Ivanov could not compete in men's high jump final of the world athletics championship in London, UK, because of a thigh muscle strain. He got the strain just before the event's start and after the quick intervention of the Bulgarian team's doctor he tried to attack the first height of 220 cm, but gave up after a few steps towards the bar. Immediately after that Ivanov announced he was pulling out of the final. Tihomir is...
ПредишнаPage 1 of 10



Standart RSS feed

www.standartnews.com © all rights reserved