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Jul 12, 2014

Sergey Stanishev To Seek Re-election As PES Leader

The outgoing Bulgarian Socialist Party leader Sergrey Stanishev who was elected MEP said he would not seek appointment as the Bulgarian European commissioner, reports He, however, announced his ambitions to seek re-election as head of the... #Sergey Stanishev #European Parliament #Socialist Party

Jul 11, 2014

Bulgarian Parliament Fails to Defeat President's Competition Act Veto

Lawmakers upheld a veto on amendments to the Competition Protection Act imposed by Bulgaria's President Rosen Plevneliev. Friday's vote was the first time the current Parliament did not reject a presidential veto, with a total of nine motions (includ... #Bulgaria #Socialist Party #World Bank #Volen Siderov

Jul 10, 2014

PSEi breaks two-day slide on Fed, BSP comments

Following a rebound in overseas markets, Philippine share prices broke a two-day slide Thursday after the local and US central banks said they will keep interest rates unchanged for the time being... #Bulgaria #Socialist Party #World Bank #Volen Siderov

Jul 11, 2014

PHL banks tighten Q2 consumer credit line, but open to big business – BSP survey

Most banks kept credit standards to big businesses unchanged in the second quarter due to steady demand, a Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas (BSP) survey showed... #Bulgaria #Socialist Party #World Bank #Volen Siderov

Jul 02, 2014

Bulgaria's PM Oresharski to Resign in End-July, to Quit Politics

Prime Minister Oresharski has said he is to pick a "moment" at the end of the month to step down. While in Parliament, he has also added he would quit politics. "The only thing that worries me is whether there will be a quorum when I hand my resignat... #Bulgaria #Socialist Party

Jul 02, 2014

Bulgaria ex-Environment Mininster 'Might Head EP Committee'

Former Environment Minister Iskra Mihaylova has become the nomination of the European Parliament's ALDE group to chair the Regional Development Committee. Mihaylova handed back the environment portfolio after May 25's European Parliament elections to... #Bulgaria #European Parliament

Jul 13, 2014

Book Review: Kanshiram- Leader of the Dalits

BSP founder Kanshiram shook up society's feudal systems, says Dhaval Kulkarn... #Bulgaria #European Parliament

Jun 28, 2014

Bulgaria's Stanishev 'Key Factor' for EPP-PES Agreement

Socialist leader Sergey Stanishev's responsibilities in the European Parliament are vital for both Bulgaria and the EU, the new head of the BSP's parliament group argued. Atanas Merdzhanov told the Bulgarian National Television that agreement between... #European Union #Bulgaria #Sergey Stanishev #European Parliament

Jun 28, 2014

Bulgaria 'Should Demand' IMF Loan - Opposition Leader

Center-right GERB party's leader Boyko Borisov has said Bulgaria should receive a billions-worth loan by the International Monetary Fund (IMF) to boost the banking system. The question is not if, but "when and how the IMF is to be called," Borisov wa... #Bulgaria #International Monetary Fund #Boyko Borisov #European Parliament

Jun 24, 2014

GERB Leader Demands Snap Elections in mid-September

Boyko Borisov, leader of center-right party GERB, has ruled out the opportunity of a new government under the 42nd National Assembly. Speaking Tuesday at an extraordinary press conference, Borisov called on the ruling parties to schedule elections fo... #Bulgaria #Boyko Borisov #Socialist Party