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Bulgaria is a parliamentary republic and conforms with the Constitution of the Republic passed by the Grand National Assembly in July 1991. The Constitution of the Republic of Bulgaria is the supreme law of the country and no other law may contravene it. All international treaties, which are ratified pursuant to the constitutional procedure, are considered part of the domestic legislation.
The National Assembly is a one-chamber parliament. It consists of 240 Members of Parliament who are directly elected every four years. The National Assembly is a permanent acting body, directed by a board of Chairmen including a Chairman of the National Assembly. The Speaker of the National Assembly represents the National Assembly is Tsetska Tsacheva http://www.parliament.bg/
The head of the state is the President, who embodies the unity of the nation and represents the Republic of Bulgaria in its international relations. The President of the Republic of Bulgaria is Rosen Plevneliev http://www.president.bg/
The Council of Ministers is the executive state body and directs the domestic and foreign policy of the country. The government manages the implementation of the state budget, organizes the management of state property and approves or rescinds certain categories of international treaties pointed out in the Constitution.
Bulgaria is situated in the South-East part of Europe Area: 110,993.6 km2. Population: 7.97 million Capital City: Sofia Official language: Bulgarian Currency: Lev (BGN) Exchange Rate 1 BGN = 0.51129 EUR BGN is pegged to the Euro Tel. Code: +359 (2 for Sofia) Time: GMT+2 Weather now http://weather.bg
Council of Ministers of the Republic of Bulgaria 1594 Sofia, 1 Dondukov Blvd central switchboard: (+359 2) 940 29 99 Government Information Service tel. (+359 2) 940 27 70 fax. (+359 2) 980 21 01 e-mail: GIS@government.bg