Sofia Court of Appeal refused to remove from office BNB Deputy Governor23 September 2014
Sofia Court of Appeal refused to remove from office the Deputy Governor of the Bulgarian National Bank (BNB) Tsvetan Gunev.Appellate judges considered that there is no evidence that Tsvetan Gunev taking advantage of his position would interfere in any way the judicial inquiry. According to the court Gunev has good behavior and assist the prosecution in the investigation. On these grounds the Sofia Court of Appeal dismissed the protest of the Prosecutor's Office on the decision of refuse by Sofia City Court to remove BNB Deputy Governor Tsvetan Gunev from office. The decision of Sofia Court of Appeal is not subject to appeal.