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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: 1102

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: 2052

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: 1465

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: 1716

Bulgaria's VP-Elect Sparks New Row over Migrant Reception Centers

The Bulgarian government took on a commitment to build three new migrant reception centers in return for the financal assistance it secured during the autumn, Vice President-elect Iliana Iotova has said.

Politics » Bulgaria in EU | December 5, 2016, Monday // 09:57 | Viewed: 1590

Bulgaria PM Leaves EU Commissioner Choice to Interim Govt

"It is up to the interim government to propose an EU Commissioner," Bulgaria's outgoing Prime Minister Boyko Borisov has said.

Politics » Bulgaria in EU | December 2, 2016, Friday // 14:44 | Viewed: 2188

EC Vice President Georgieva Denies Charges of Conflict of Interest

Outgoing Vice President of the EC Kristalina Georgieva has announced in a statement published by the press centre of the European Commission Representation in Bulgaria that there is no conflict of interests with respect to her current and her future job.

Politics » Bulgaria in EU | November 30, 2016, Wednesday // 17:29 | Viewed: 2067

New Bulgarian EU Commissioner To Be Announced in Early 2017

The new Bulgarian EU commissioner will likely be named in the beginning of 2017, according to the European edition of the website ''Politico''.

Politics » Bulgaria in EU | November 22, 2016, Tuesday // 16:26 | Viewed: 2789

Bulgaria Deputy PM Hopes Govt Change Won't Affect EU Presidency

Bulgarian Deputy Prime Minister Meglena Kuneva has stressed the importance of keeping in office the administration that runs the EU Presidency preparations even after a new cabinet takes over.

Politics » Bulgaria in EU | November 19, 2016, Saturday // 12:58 | Viewed: 2002

EU Commission Refers Bulgaria to Court over E-Documents

The European Commission has said it will refer Bulgaria to the Court of Justice of the EU for non-implementation of obligations it has assumed under the common law related to e-documents.

Politics » Bulgaria in EU | November 17, 2016, Thursday // 14:27 | Viewed: 3319

Juncker 'Hails Bulgaria's Role in EU' in Letter to President-Elect

EU Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker has sent a letter to Bulgarian President-elect Rumen Radev praising his country's central role in decision-making within the European Union, public broadcaster BNR reports.

Politics » Bulgaria in EU | November 16, 2016, Wednesday // 10:16 | Viewed: 1805

Most Bulgarians Have Their Own Home - Eurostat

About 85% of Bulgarians own their own home, which is one of the highest indicators in the European Union, according to Eurostat data on housing conditions in the 28 EU countries as of 2014.

Politics » Bulgaria in EU | November 15, 2016, Tuesday // 14:25 | Viewed: 3258

High Risk of Poverty or Social Exclusion for People in Bulgaria – Report

Bulgaria has highest percentage in the European Union (EU) of people at risk of poverty or social exclusion – 41.

Politics » Bulgaria in EU | November 15, 2016, Tuesday // 11:49 | Viewed: 1745

Bulgaria Has No Deadline to Nominate New EU Commissioner, Juncker Says

There is no deadline for the nomination of the next Bulgarian commissioner, a spokesperson for EU Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker has said.

Politics » Bulgaria in EU | November 14, 2016, Monday // 17:13 | Viewed: 1787

EC Improves Forecast for Bulgaria's Economic Growth in 2016, 2017

In its autumn report, the European Commission (EC) forecast better than expected economic growth against the background of continuing reduction of unemployment in Bulgaria in 2016 and 2017.

Politics » Bulgaria in EU | November 9, 2016, Wednesday // 21:01 | Viewed: 2605

Bulgaria 'to Propose Female EU Commissioner'

Bulgarian considers proposing again a female candidate to take over as European Commissioner, media reports say.

Politics » Bulgaria in EU | November 6, 2016, Sunday // 09:49 | Viewed: 1877

Bulgaria's President: Russia Is Trying To Divide, Weaken Europe

Europe has not gone back to the Cold War, rather it has been involved in a new, dangerous confrontation with Russia which we call “cold peace”, stated Bulgarian President Rosen Plevneliev in an interview for BBC on Friday.

Politics » Bulgaria in EU | November 4, 2016, Friday // 10:44 | Viewed: 5237

Bulgaria's PM Dismisses Reports UN Envoy Will Be Next EU Commissioner

Bulgarian Prime Minister Boyko Borisov has refuted reports that UN Middle East Coordinator Nickolay Mladenov is to be the next European Commissioner.

Politics » Bulgaria in EU | November 3, 2016, Thursday // 07:49 | Viewed: 2002

EC Approves Bulgarian Aleko Programme for Young Entrepreneurs

The European Commission has approved the new European programme Aleko for young entrepreneurs proposed by the Bulgarian deputy Andrey Novakov.

Politics » Bulgaria in EU | November 2, 2016, Wednesday // 16:40 | Viewed: 4329

Competition Announced for Logo for Bulgaria's EU Presidency

A competition has been announced for the creation of a logo for Bulgaria’s presidency of the EU.

Politics » Bulgaria in EU | November 1, 2016, Tuesday // 18:07 | Viewed: 2129

Relatives of "Gulen Supporters" To Sue Bulgaria in Strasbourg

The relatives of the 7 Turkish citizens handed over to Turkey in the middle of October will sue Bulgaria at the European Court of Human Rights (ECHR) in Strasbourg, reported bTV.

Politics » Bulgaria in EU | November 1, 2016, Tuesday // 17:16 | Viewed: 2070
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