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Bulgaria to Get EUR 10.5 M Disaster Aid from EU

Bulgaria would get from the EU EUR 10.

Politics » Bulgaria in EU | December 17, 2014, Wednesday // 08:40 | Viewed: 540

German Chancellor Promises Help, to Send Experts to Bulgaria

Germany is to send experts who are going to advise Bulgaria on issues such as judicial reform, energy projects and absorption of European Union (EU) funds.

Politics » Bulgaria in EU | December 15, 2014, Monday // 17:08 | Viewed: 1609

Bulgaria Evades 15% Cut to 2015 Turbot Quota

The EU Agriculture and Fisheries Council (AGRIFISH) has kept Bulgaria’s 2015 turbot quota unchanged at 43.2 tonnes.

Politics » Bulgaria in EU | December 15, 2014, Monday // 16:00 | Viewed: 589

European Commission Seeks Turbot Quota Cuts for Bulgaria, Romania

The EU Agriculture and Fisheries Council (AGRIFISH) is to decide Monday on cuts to the national turbot quotas of Bulgaria and Romania.

Politics » Bulgaria in EU | December 15, 2014, Monday // 09:56 | Viewed: 765

Bulgaria Has Lowest Consumption Per Capita in EU – Eurostat

Bulgaria has the lowest consumption per capita among the 28 member states of the European Union.

Politics » Bulgaria in EU | December 12, 2014, Friday // 12:54 | Viewed: 937

EU Monitoring on Bulgaria Should Be Suspended - FM Daniel Mitov

Bulgaria's Foreign Minister Daniel Mitov has called on Brussels to lift the EU's Mechanism for Cooperation and Verification (CVM) introduced the country amid its EU accession in 2007.

Politics » Bulgaria in EU | December 11, 2014, Thursday // 19:04 | Viewed: 950

PM Borisov, Deputy PM Kuneva Present ‘Bulgaria in Schengen’ Booklet

Deputy Prime Minister Meglena Kuneva and Prime Minister Boyko Borisov presented Wednesday a booklet on Bulgaria’s preparedness for accession to the Schengen Agreement.

Politics » Bulgaria in EU | December 10, 2014, Wednesday // 12:49 | Viewed: 924

EU Countries, European Parliament Agree on 2015 Budget

The European Parliament and the EU Member States have reached preliminary agreement on the EU 2015 budget.

Politics » Bulgaria in EU | December 9, 2014, Tuesday // 17:17 | Viewed: 656

Bulgaria to Lose EUR 248 M in EU Funding for Agriculture

Bulgaria will have to return EUR 248 M to the European Commission under the Rural Development Program 2007-2013, according to Agriculture Minister Desislava Taneva.

Politics » Bulgaria in EU | December 9, 2014, Tuesday // 16:27 | Viewed: 992

Bulgaria Registers 1.5% Y/Y GDP Growth in Q3, 2014 – Eurostat

In the third quarter of 2014, Bulgaria registered 1.5% year-on-year GDP growth, according to Eurostat.

Politics » Bulgaria in EU | December 8, 2014, Monday // 12:10 | Viewed: 705

Minister Vuchkov Expects Criticism over Weakened Investigative Capacity of Interior Ministry

Veselin Vuchkov expects criticism over the weakened investigative capacity of the Interior Ministry in the upcoming progress report of the European Commission.

Politics » Bulgaria in EU | December 5, 2014, Friday // 21:26 | Viewed: 753

Bulgaria to Receive EUR 105 M in EU Aid to Most Deprived

The European Commission approved Friday an operational program envisaging the allocation of EUR 104.

Politics » Bulgaria in EU | December 5, 2014, Friday // 18:01 | Viewed: 1058

Timmermans: CVM Reports on Bulgaria Should Not Be Tied to Schengen Accession

First Vice President of the European Commission Frans Timmermans, who is in charge of the Co-operation and Verification Mechanism (CVM) over Bulgaria and Romania, has said that it should not be tied to the accession to Schengen of the two countries.

Politics » Bulgaria in EU | December 5, 2014, Friday // 16:09 | Viewed: 1178

Martin Schulz: Meeting Criteria Crucial for Bulgaria’s Schengen Bid

Admitting Bulgaria into the EU’s borderless Schengen zone is a legal problem rather than a political one, according to European Parliament President Martin Schulz.

Politics » Bulgaria in EU | December 4, 2014, Thursday // 22:22 | Viewed: 1003

Donald Tusk: Bulgaria Well-Prepared to Join Schengen Zone

Bulgaria’s is well prepared to join the EU’s visa-free Schengen zone, European Council President Donald Tusk opined on Thursday.

Politics » Bulgaria in EU | December 4, 2014, Thursday // 21:26 | Viewed: 2465

EU Unfreezes Bulgaria's Blocked Funds for Regional Development

The European Commission is unfreezing the EU funds under Operational Programme Regional Development, that were suspended for Bulgaria in the middle of the year.

Politics » Bulgaria in EU | December 4, 2014, Thursday // 16:10 | Viewed: 1310

Juncker: European Commission Will Tolerate No Blackmail over South Stream

Jean-Claude Juncker, President of the European Commission, has assured Bulgarian Prime Minister Boyko Borisov of the EU’s support for the country.

Politics » Bulgaria in EU | December 4, 2014, Thursday // 14:36 | Viewed: 3222

PM Borisov Says Bulgaria Not a Bargaining Chip in Politics, EU Should Support It

Bulgaria will not allow to be used as a coin in relations between Russia and the West, the country's Prime Minister Boyko Borisov said in Brussels on Wednesday evening.

Politics » Bulgaria in EU | December 4, 2014, Thursday // 10:06 | Viewed: 1198

Bulgaria PM to Meet EU Commission President in Brussels

Bulgarian Prime Minister Boyko Borisov is on a visit to Brussels to hold talks with the heads of the European Commission, European Council and European Parliament.

Politics » Bulgaria in EU | December 4, 2014, Thursday // 08:29 | Viewed: 574

EU Commission: No Legal Basis Exists for Compensating Bulgaria on South Stream

The European Commission revealed that no legal framework existed for compensating Bulgaria due to Russia's announced cancellation of the construction of the South Stream pipeline.

Politics » Bulgaria in EU | December 2, 2014, Tuesday // 16:08 | Viewed: 2044

European Commission Assures It Never Sought Suspension of South Stream

The European Commission has emphasized that it has not insisted on the full suspension of the construction of the South Stream gas pipeline.

Politics » Bulgaria in EU | December 2, 2014, Tuesday // 12:45 | Viewed: 1304