Prime Minister of Bulgaria

The Prime Minister of Bulgaria (Bulgarian: Министър-председател, Ministar-predsedatel) is the head of government of Bulgaria. They are the leader of a political coalition in the Bulgarian parliament – known as the National Assembly of Bulgaria (Bulgarian: Народно събрание, Narodno sabranie) – and the leader of the cabinet.

Prime Minister of Bulgaria
Министър-председател на България
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Incumbent
Boyko Borisov

since 4 May 2017
Member ofEuropean Council
AppointerNational Assembly
Term lengthFour years
Formation17 July 1879
First holderTodor Burmov
Salary~ 7 000 leva per month[1]
Websitewww.government.bg

List of prime ministersEdit

Living former prime ministersEdit

Number Portrait Name Tenure Date of birth Age
1 Georgi Atanasov 1986–1990 (1933-07-25)25 July 1933 87
2   Philip Dimitrov 1991–1992 (1955-03-31)31 March 1955 65
3   Reneta Indzhova 1994–1995 (1953-07-06)6 July 1953 67
4   Zhan Videnov 1995–1997 (1959-03-22)22 March 1959 61
5 Stefan Sofiyanski 1997 (1951-11-07)7 November 1951 69
6   Ivan Kostov 1997–2001 (1949-12-23)23 December 1949 71
7   Simeon Sakskoburggotski 2001–2005 (1937-06-16)16 June 1937 83
8   Sergey Stanishev 2005–2009 (1966-05-05)5 May 1966 54
9   Boyko Borissov 2009–2013 (1959-06-13)13 June 1959 61
10  

 

Marin Raykov, Plamen Oresharski, Georgi Bliznashki 2013–2014 (1960-12-17)17 December 1960 60
11   Boyko Borissov 2014–2017 (1959-06-13)13 June 1959 61
12   Boyko Borissov 2017–2020 (1959-06-13)13 June 1959 61

The most recent death of a former Prime Minister of Bulgaria is that of Dimitar Iliev Popov (1990–1991) on 5 December 2015.

See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Bulgaria hikes pay for MPs, Prime Minister and President". 14 February 2018.