Politics » Bulgaria in EU

World Bank: Entire Bulgarian Generation Needed To Reach EU Standards

Bulgaria has to continue to improve collectability of taxes and take measures for reducing the size of the grey economy, recommended the European Commission.

Politics » Bulgaria in EU | January 18, 2017, Wednesday // 21:35 | Viewed: 1973

EP's Tajani 'Wishes GERB Good Luck in Elections' - Bulgaria PM

Newly-elected European Parliament President Antonio Tajani has spoken with outgoing Bulgarian Prime Minister Boyko Borisov, the latter has said.

Politics » Bulgaria in EU | January 18, 2017, Wednesday // 10:20 | Viewed: 1307

Logo of Bulgaria's EU Presidency Selected

Outgoing Deputy Prime Minister Meglena Kuneva presented the logo of the Bulgarian Presidency of the Council of the European Union in 2018.

Politics » Bulgaria in EU | January 17, 2017, Tuesday // 15:14 | Viewed: 1605

Bulgaria's Election Watchdog Confirms Petar Kurumbashev Will Be MEP

Petar Kurumbashev will gain a seat as member of the European Parliament after Iliana Iotova assumes the Bulgarian Vice President's duties this Sunday, the Central Election Commission has said.

Politics » Bulgaria in EU | January 16, 2017, Monday // 14:29 | Viewed: 1147

Austria's Chancellor Accuses Eastern Europe of 'Exporting Unemployment'

Austrian Chancellor Christian Kern has said he will ask the EU to allow local entrepreneurs to give preference to "native" job candidates unless there are other suitable applications.

Politics » Bulgaria in EU | January 12, 2017, Thursday // 11:10 | Viewed: 1556

170 Participants in Competition for Bulgaria's EU Presidency Logo

170 participants have submitted projects for participation in the competition for a logo for Bulgaria’s Presidency of the Council of the European Union.

Politics » Bulgaria in EU | January 3, 2017, Tuesday // 18:23 | Viewed: 1545

Europe Braces for Tectonic Shifts - PES Leader

Europe cannot solve Bulgaria's domestic problems, former Prime Minister and current Party of European Socialists (PES) head Sergey Stanishev has said.

Politics » Bulgaria in EU | January 3, 2017, Tuesday // 10:40 | Viewed: 1566

EU 'Only Viable Project Helping Bulgaria' - Deputy PM

Ten years on from joining the EU, Bulgaria retains its confidence the bloc is "the only viable project giving support" to the country, outgoing Deputy Prime Minister Meglena Kuneva has said.

Politics » Bulgaria in EU | January 3, 2017, Tuesday // 09:48 | Viewed: 2165

Bulgaria in Unprecedented Situation after Georgieva's EU Commission Departure

Since January 01, Bulgaria has not been represented by its own Commissioner in the European Union's executive body, becoming the first member state with offering no successor to a departing commissioner.

Politics » Bulgaria in EU | January 3, 2017, Tuesday // 07:40 | Viewed: 2027

Bulgaria Marks 10 Years of EU Membership

Bulgaria celebrates on Sunday ten years since it joined the European Union.

Politics » Bulgaria in EU | January 1, 2017, Sunday // 14:00 | Viewed: 3350

DW: 'Brain Drain' from Bulgaria, Romania Helps Germany

The exodus of hundreds of thousands of skilled workers from Bulgaria and Romania has largely helped Germany's labour market, especially in sectors such as medicine, a Deutsche Welle article says.

Politics » Bulgaria in EU | December 29, 2016, Thursday // 15:49 | Viewed: 4453

EU Commission Gives Bulgaria Fresh Funding on Migrant Crisis

The European Commission says it has granted additional funding to Bulgaria to help it deal with the migrant crisis.

Politics » Bulgaria in EU | December 23, 2016, Friday // 15:37 | Viewed: 2209

EU Commission's Digital Portfolio 'May Depend on Georgieva Replacement'

EU Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker's final decision on how to manage the digital economy portfolio "may depend on Bulgaria's choice to replace Georgieva," Politico has said.

Politics » Bulgaria in EU | December 20, 2016, Tuesday // 08:14 | Viewed: 1705

Bulgaria's EU Commissioner Nominee Must Have Broad Political Support

Bulgaria will only nominate its next European Commissioner if a candidate enjoys support from across the political spectrum, outgoing Prime Minister Boyko Borisov has said.

Politics » Bulgaria in EU | December 16, 2016, Friday // 09:45 | Viewed: 1992

EU Should Consult Trump Before Keeping Russia Sanctions - Bulgaria PM

Bulgaria's outgoing Prime Minister Boyko Borisov hypothesized the European Union should consider lifting sanctions on Russia if the United states revokes the measure under Donald Trump.

Politics » Bulgaria in EU | December 16, 2016, Friday // 08:24 | Viewed: 2207

Unemployment Benefits for Bulgarians Looking for Work Abroad To Be Paid by Bulgaria

According to a proposal of the European Commission, Bulgarians entitled to unemployment benefits will receive these from Bulgaria for 6 months even if they are looking for work abroad.

Politics » Bulgaria in EU | December 14, 2016, Wednesday // 11:06 | Viewed: 2553

EC Approves EUR 10 M for Hitrino Infrastructure Repair

The European Commission has approved EUR 10 M for the repair of the infrastructure of Hitrino after the explosion.

Politics » Bulgaria in EU | December 13, 2016, Tuesday // 16:21 | Viewed: 1864

Bulgaria's Bokova Enters Politico's List of People 'Shaking the World'

UNESCO Director General Irina Bokova has been included in the Politico28 list of European people "shaking the world.

Politics » Bulgaria in EU | December 8, 2016, Thursday // 14:39 | Viewed: 2033

Bulgaria Calls on EU Commission to Prepare for Possible Migrant Inflow from Turkey

The Bulgarian government has urged the European Commission draft a plan it would apply if Turkey decided to fulfill it threat to open the gates to migrants, Foreign Minister Daniel Mitov has said.

Politics » Bulgaria in EU | December 8, 2016, Thursday // 07:12 | Viewed: 3217

Bulgaria Joins European Public Law Organization

The Bulgarian government has approved Bulgaria's accession into the European Public Law Organization.

Politics » Bulgaria in EU | December 7, 2016, Wednesday // 14:00 | Viewed: 2272

Bulgaria Faces 'Genuine Threat of Radicalization' - MEP

There are still people using the inflow of migrants to enter Europe and carry out terror attacks, EPP/GERB MEP Emil Radev has said.

Politics » Bulgaria in EU | December 5, 2016, Monday // 12:08 | Viewed: 2502
Bulgaria news Novinite.com (Sofia News Agency - www.sofianewsagency.com) is unique with being a real time news provider in English that informs its readers about the latest Bulgarian news. The editorial staff also publishes a daily online newspaper "Sofia Morning News." Novinite.com (Sofia News Agency - www.sofianewsagency.com) and Sofia Morning News publish the latest economic, political and cultural news that take place in Bulgaria. Foreign media analysis on Bulgaria and World News in Brief are also part of the web site and the online newspaper. News Bulgaria