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The Total Military Budget of NATO Member States is $ 957 billion

NATO members have increased defense spending in general, but European countries are having difficulties meeting a target of 2 percent of GDP demanded by US President Donald Trump.

Politics » Defense | March 15, 2018, Thursday // 17:18 | Viewed: 4624

The EC Supports the Construction of a Gas Distribution Center in Bulgaria

The European Commission supports the construction of a gas distribution center in Bulgaria, EU Energy Commissioner Maroš Šefčovič said during an energy conference in Sofia, part of the events related to the Bulgarian Euro-Presidency.

Politics » Diplomacy | March 15, 2018, Thursday // 17:14 | Viewed: 5204

EU Proposes Visa Restrictions on Countries Refusing to Take Back Illegal Migrants

Countries who refuse to take back migrants living illegally in the EU could face problems in the future when their citizens apply for visas.

Politics | March 15, 2018, Thursday // 16:46 | Viewed: 2829

Bulgaria's Jobless Rate Edges Down m/m in Feb

Bulgaria’s jobless rate decreased by 0.

Politics » Domestic | March 15, 2018, Thursday // 16:44 | Viewed: 2841

Rumen Radev Congratulated Angela Merkel on Her Re-Election as Chancellor

Head of State Rumen Radev congratulated Angela Merkel on her re-election and for the fourth time as Federal Chancellor of the Federal Republic of Germany.

Politics | March 15, 2018, Thursday // 14:48 | Viewed: 1306

Polish President Compares being in the EU with Occupation

Polish President Andrzej Duda has likened Poland's membership of the European Union to the successive occupations of the country by Russia, Austria and Prussia.

Politics | March 15, 2018, Thursday // 12:57 | Viewed: 1975

Eurostat: Bulgaria is a Leader in Mortality in the EU

Bulgaria ranks first in mortality in the EU, shows the latest Eurostat comparative analysis among member states.

Politics » Bulgaria in EU | March 15, 2018, Thursday // 12:20 | Viewed: 3628

Turkey-EU Summit an Attempt to Rebuild Trust

“Suppose I am Donald Tusk.

Politics » Diplomacy | March 15, 2018, Thursday // 10:55 | Viewed: 1658

Defence Budget to Reach 2% of GDP by 2024

The defence budget is set to reach 2% of GDP by 2024, quoted by the Bulgarian National Television.

Politics » Defense | March 15, 2018, Thursday // 10:54 | Viewed: 2801

Larry Kudlow is Trump's New Top Economic Advisor

Larry Kudlow will take the job of top economic advisor to President Donald Trump, replacing Gary Cohn.

Politics | March 15, 2018, Thursday // 10:28 | Viewed: 2996

Slovak Prime Minister Offers to Resign Amid Outrage over Journalist’s Murder

Robert Fico has offered to resign as Slovakia’s prime minister in an effort to quell a gathering political crisis sparked by the murder of an investigative journalist.

Politics | March 15, 2018, Thursday // 09:46 | Viewed: 1997

Borisov and Kurz Meet in Sofia

Austrian Chancellor Sebastian Kurz arrives today on a working visit to Sofia, BNR reports.

Politics » Diplomacy | March 15, 2018, Thursday // 09:41 | Viewed: 2508

Bulgarian Minister for the Presidency Lilyana Pavlova signs key EU legislation to ensure its timely entry into force

Lilyana Pavlova, Minister for the Bulgarian Presidency of the Council of the EU, and Antonio Tajani, President of the European Parliament, today signed four key pieces of EU legislation to make possible its timely entry into force.

Politics » Bulgaria in EU | March 14, 2018, Wednesday // 17:31 | Viewed: 10858

Bulgaria has Accepted 60 Migrants from EU Quotas

Bulgaria has so far accepted 10 migrants from Italy and 50 from Greece under EU quotas, according to latest European Commission data, quoted by BTA.

Politics » Bulgaria in EU | March 14, 2018, Wednesday // 17:13 | Viewed: 3789

Bulgaria Provides EUR 200,000 to Support Refugees from Syria

The Council of Ministers adopted a decision to allocate EUR 200,000 as a contribution to the EU Regional Trust Fund in response to the Syrian crisis, also known as the Madad Fund, reports BGNES.

Politics » Domestic | March 14, 2018, Wednesday // 16:40 | Viewed: 3402

8 Stations of the Third Metro Line will be Ready by Autumn 2019

''The third line of the metro, especially in the first phase, runs on schedule and we expect the first stage to be launched by autumn 2019'', said Sofia Mayor Yordanka Fandakova.

Politics » Domestic | March 14, 2018, Wednesday // 16:28 | Viewed: 5051

13 Municipalities are Facing Bankruptcy, 49% of the Spending goes to Salaries

13 municipalities are in a difficult financial condition, according to data from the Ministry of Finance at the end of 2017.

Politics » Domestic | March 14, 2018, Wednesday // 15:30 | Viewed: 3967

North and South Korea are Preparing for a Meeting in April

North and South Korea are preparing for a bilateral meeting scheduled for the end of April, the Seoul group said on Wednesday.

Politics » Diplomacy | March 14, 2018, Wednesday // 15:26 | Viewed: 2011

London Expels 23 Russian Diplomats

Britain expels 23 Russian diplomats who have a week to leave the country, British Prime Minister Theresa May said in a speech to parliament, CNN quoted her as saying.

Politics | March 14, 2018, Wednesday // 15:07 | Viewed: 3544

Tillarson: We have Exceeded the Expectations in Regards to North Korea

US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson announced he would leave office at the end of the month after learning the news of his dismissal from President Donald Trump's profile on Twitter.

Politics » Diplomacy | March 14, 2018, Wednesday // 15:01 | Viewed: 1834

Democrats in Congress Want to Continue the Investigation into Russia

Democrats in the US House of Representatives' Intelligence Committee said they would continue investigating suspicions of Russian intervention in the US elections in 2016, despite the conclusion of their Republican counterparts that they had found no evid

Politics | March 14, 2018, Wednesday // 14:44 | Viewed: 1544
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