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Bulgaria’s independent English-language news and features website.

Covid-19: Bulgaria puts half-capacity limit on restaurants, bars and discos
From midnight on October 22, a new rule to limit the spread of Covid-19 in Bulgaria will come into effect, that restaurants, bars and discos may only have half their […]
Covid-19 in Bulgaria: Medics are exhausted, Health Minister warns
The biggest problem in Bulgaria’s Covid-19 situation is the medics on the front line as “most of them are infected, ill, some are in intensive care,” Health Minister Kostadin Angelov […]
Covid-19: Germany adds Bulgaria’s capital Sofia, two other districts, to list of risk areas
Bulgaria’s capital city Sofia and the districts of Razgrad and Sliven have been added to Germany’s Robert Koch Institute’s list of risk areas, with effect from October 24, the Bulgarian […]
From October 24, people arriving in Malta from Bulgaria must show negative PCR tests
From October 24, people arriving in Malta from Bulgaria will have to present a negative result of a PCR test, done up to 72 hours before entering the country, the […]
Media freedom core issue in resignation of Bulgarian National Radio head
At the core of the controversy around the resignation of Bulgarian National Radio director-general Andon Baltakov are the issues of media freedom and the quest for the independence of the […]
Covid-19 in Bulgaria: 29 more deaths, 1472 new cases, 14 689 active
Twenty-nine people in Bulgaria who had tested positive for new coronavirus died in the past day, bringing the country’s death toll linked to the virus to 1048, according to the […]
Covid-19: Bulgaria publishes order making wearing masks outdoors compulsory
Bulgaria’s Health Ministry has published the order that makes wearing protective masks while outdoors mandatory for everyone starting on October 22. The measures listed in the order will apply until […]
Bulgaria’s Tourism Ministry announces anti-Covid measures for 2020/21 winter holiday season
Bulgaria’s Ministry of Tourism announced on October 21 a uniform minimum package of measures which it said are to be respected by all places, companies, organisations and everyone else offering […]
Covid-19: Bulgaria’s government to buy 4.86 million leva of Remdesivir
Bulgaria’s Cabinet said on October 21 that it has approved additional spending by the Ministry of Health to buy 4.86 million leva (about 2.5 million euro) worth of the medicine […]
Bulgaria’s Education Minister: Schools go to distance learning if 20% of pupils have symptoms of coronavirus or flu
Bulgaria’s Education Minister Krassimir Vulchev said on October 21 that schools would close and switch to distance learning when 20 per cent of pupils showed symptoms consistent with the new […]
Covid-19 in Bulgaria: 11 more deaths, 1336 new cases, 13 430 active
Eleven people in Bulgaria who had tested positive for new coronavirus died in the past day, bringing the country’s death toll linked to the virus to 1019, according to the […]
Covid-19: Bulgaria makes wearing masks outdoors compulsory from October 22
From October 22, wearing protective masks while outdoors will be mandatory for everyone in Bulgaria, Health Minister Kostadin Angelov said on October 20. His announcement came against the background of […]
Bulgaria’s Health Minister: President Radev to be quarantined as Covid-19 contact person
Bulgarian President Roumen Radev will be sent into quarantine because he was in contact with Bulgarian Air Force commander Major-General Dimitar Petrov, who has tested positive for new coronavirus, Health […]
Covid-19: Bulgaria’s Health Minister backs making wearing masks outdoors compulsory
Bulgaria’s Health Minister Kostadin Angelov said on October 20 that he supports making the wearing of protective masks compulsory as a measure against the spread of Covid-19. Angelov was speaking […]
Eurostat: Almost 170 000 ‘additional’ deaths in EU in March-June 2020
In 2020, among the 26 European Union countries for which data are available, there were 168 000 more deaths during weeks 10-26 (March –June) than the average number of deaths […]
Statue of Mahatma Gandhi unveiled in Bulgaria’s Varna
A statue of Mahatma Gandhi was unveiled in Bulgaria’s largest Black Sea city Varna on October 20 as part of celebrations of the 150th anniversary of Gandhi’s birth. The statue […]
Covid-19: Two more hospitals in Bulgaria’s capital Sofia to admit patients
Two more hospitals in Bulgaria’s capital city Sofia will admit Covid-19 patients not in need of intensive care, Bulgarian National Radio said on October 20. Ten beds each in the […]
Covid-19 in Bulgaria: Death toll now exceeds 1000-mark, after days of sharp increases
Twenty-two people in Bulgaria who had tested positive for new coronavirus died in the past 24 hours, bringing the country’s death toll to 1008, the national information system’s October 20 […]
Bulgarian Medical Association names Alexander Oscar Doctor of the Year 2020
The Bulgarian Medical Association has named Associate Professor Alexander Oscar, head of the Ophthalmology Clinic at Alexandrovska Hospital in Sofia, Doctor of the Year 2020. The award, conferred on the […]
Covid-19 in Bulgaria: Plovdiv steps up anti-epidemic measures compliance checks
Plovdiv governor Dani Kanazireva has ordered an increase in the number of inspections meant to ensure compliance with anti-epidemic measures in Bulgaria’s second city, Bulgarian National Television (BNT) reported on […]
Covid-19: Israel to re-impose quarantine on arrivals from Bulgaria
Israeli authorities will require arrivals from Bulgaria to quarantine for 14 days, starting from October 23, Bulgaria’s Foreign Ministry said on October 19. Bulgaria was one of several countries removed […]
On Day of the Doctor, Bulgarian Medical Association pays tribute to doctors who died of Covid-19
In a message marking October 19, observed in Bulgaria as the Day of the Doctor, the Bulgarian Medical Association has paid tribute to the country’s doctors who have died of […]
Covid-19 in Bulgaria: 18 new deaths, 11 574 active cases, 1500 in hospital
Eighteen people in Bulgaria who had tested positive for new coronavirus died in the past 24 hours, bringing the country’s death toll linked to the virus to 986, according to […]
Clocks in Bulgaria change to winter time on October 25 2020
Clocks in Bulgaria change to winter time at 4am on October 25 2020, the final Sunday of the month, going back an hour to 3am. This signals the end of […]
Covid-19 in Bulgaria: 77 deaths, 3618 new active cases in past week
The death toll among people in Bulgaria who had tested positive for new coronavirus has risen by 77 in the past week to a total of 968, according to the […]
Covid-19: If rules are kept to, incidence will drop by 30%, Health Minister says
If everyone keeps to the rules to prevent the spread of Covid-19, the incidence of the disease is expected to drop by 30 per cent, Bulgaria’s Health Minister Kostadin Angelov […]
Bulgaria’s ‘Doctor of the Year’ is country’s 19th medic to die of Covid-19
Professor Georgi Hubchev, who headed the obstetrics and gynaecology department at the Bourgas University Hospital, has become the country’s 19th medical professional to die of Covid-19. Hubchev, who in 2019 […]
‘Balance must be found’: Of Bulgaria’s Plovdiv, and electric scooters
For more than 100 days, frustrated Bulgarians have been in the streets, protesting for the rule of law. In the city of Plovdiv, at least, the populace is being protected […]
After 100 days, what now for Bulgaria’s protests?
It is easy to see symbolism in the storm that struck Sofia on the 100th night of the anti-government protests in Bulgaria’s capital city. The thunder, lightning and drenching rain […]
Covid-19 in Bulgaria: 14 new deaths, 998 newly-confirmed cases, 10 672 active cases
The steady upward curve of new coronavirus cases in Bulgaria is continuing, with close to 1000 newly-confirmed cases in the past 24 hours, and with active cases now well past […]



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