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Bulgaria's Deputy PM Predicts No Good Scenarios for EU after Brexit

Bulgarian Deputy Prime Minister Meglena Kuneva has downplayed suggestions that her country's nationals will lose their rights after Britain voted to leave the European Union on Thursday.

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Bulgaria Ready to Grant Citizenship to UK Expats - PM

Bulgarian Prime Minister Boyko Borisov has said that Britons based in the country are "welcome" if they decide to apply for citizenship.

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Bulgaria's FM: No Apocalypse after Brexit

Bulgaria loses an important EU ally in the face of the UK, but no apocalypse should be expected after its vote to leave, Foreign Minister Daniel Mitov said on Friday.

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Brexit Raises Questions About Bulgaria's EU Chairmanship in 2018

The outcome of Thursday's referendum on the UK's membership to the EU, in which 51.

Politics » Bulgaria in EU | June 24, 2016, Friday // 21:38 | Viewed: 1647

UK’s Brexit Vote Marks ‘Bad Day for Europe’, Bulgarian PM Borisov Says

The UK’s decision to exit the European Union marks “a bad day for Europe”, Bulgarian Prime Minister Boyko Borisov has said.

Politics » Bulgaria in EU | June 24, 2016, Friday // 12:42 | Viewed: 1696

UK’s Brexit Vote 'Deeply Regrettable', Bulgarian President Says

The UK’s decision to leave the European Union is ‘deeply regrettable’, Bulgaria’s President Rosen Plevneliev has said.

Politics » Bulgaria in EU | June 24, 2016, Friday // 12:16 | Viewed: 1608

EU’s Credibility among Bulgarians Remains High ahead of UK Referendum - Poll

The credibility of the European Union among Bulgarians remains high on the eve of Thursday’sUKreferendum but it seems to be at its lowest level since Bulgaria joined the EU in 2007, according to a new survey conducted by the local arm of Gallup Internatio

Politics » Bulgaria in EU | June 22, 2016, Wednesday // 16:19 | Viewed: 1399

Bulgaria Signs Declaration to Develop Orient/East Med Rail Freight Corridor

Bulgaria’s Transport Minister Ivaylo Moskovski has signed a declaration to developthe Orient/East Mediterranean rail freight corridor – a project dedicated to improving railway freight services in Europe.

Politics » Bulgaria in EU | June 21, 2016, Tuesday // 21:35 | Viewed: 1353

Bulgaria to Seek EU’s Opinion on Future Action after Court Ruling on Belene Project

Bulgaria will seek the EU’s opinion about the course of action the country will take to best protect its national interest in compliance with the bloc’s energy policy following a court ruling on the Belene nuclear power plant project.

Politics » Bulgaria in EU | June 21, 2016, Tuesday // 19:22 | Viewed: 1573

EU Regional Commissioner, Bulgarian PM to Open Conference on Cohesion Policy

Bulgarian Prime Minister Boyko Borisov and EU Regional Policy Commissioner Corina Cretu are set to open a conference on the results of cohesion policies across the EU.

Politics » Bulgaria in EU | June 16, 2016, Thursday // 08:16 | Viewed: 1308

Consumption per Capita in Bulgaria Stands at Half EU Average - Eurostat

Bulgaria had Actual Individual Consumption (AIC) per capita of around half of the European Union average last year, according to first preliminary estimates unveiled by Eurostat on Wednesday

Politics » Bulgaria in EU | June 15, 2016, Wednesday // 23:05 | Viewed: 1662

EU Commission Dismisses Reports of Frozen EU Funding to Bulgaria

Agricultural payment to Bulgaria continues on a regular basis, with a "very small" part of the total being unavailable for the moment, the European Commission has said.

Politics » Bulgaria in EU | June 15, 2016, Wednesday // 15:02 | Viewed: 1530

Bulgaria's Employment Rate Increased by 0.9 % Y/Y in Q1 – Eurostat

Bulgaria's employment rate increased by 0.

Politics » Bulgaria in EU | June 15, 2016, Wednesday // 11:58 | Viewed: 1381

Bulgaria Granted Citizenship to 900 Foreigners in 2014 - Eurostat

According to the latest figures of Eurostat released on Monday, Bulgaria granted citizenship to 900 foreign nationals in 2014.

Politics » Bulgaria in EU | June 13, 2016, Monday // 14:56 | Viewed: 4390

Bulgarian MEP Reelected as Deputy Head of European Federalists

Andrey Kovatchev, a Bulgarian MEP, has been reelected as the deputy chairman of the Union of European Federalists (UEF), his EPP party's press office has said.

Politics » Bulgaria in EU | June 13, 2016, Monday // 14:50 | Viewed: 1599

EU Regional Commissioner Set to Visit Bulgaria on Thursday, Friday

EU Regional Policy Commissioner Corina Cretu is expected to arrive on a two-day visit to Bulgaria on Thursday.

Politics » Bulgaria in EU | June 13, 2016, Monday // 09:49 | Viewed: 1614

PACE Envoys Urge Bulgaria to Move Judicial Reform Forward

The Parliamentary Assembly of the Council of Europe (PACE) co-rapporteurs for post-monitoring dialogue with Bulgaria have welcomed the Justice Ministry’s intention to send the second package of amendments to the Judicial Act to the Venice Commission for o

Politics » Bulgaria in EU | June 10, 2016, Friday // 18:50 | Viewed: 1694

Bulgarian President Calls for Starting New Engines of EU Integration

In his address to the European Parliament delivered on Wednesday, Bulgarian President Rosen Plevneliev called for starting new engines of European integration.

Politics » Bulgaria in EU | June 9, 2016, Thursday // 11:09 | Viewed: 1964

Bulgaria 2nd in EU by Projects Seeking Funding under Juncker Investment Plan

Bulgaria is second in the EU in terms of the number of projects submitted to the European portal for investment projects, as well as the number of inquiries to the European consulting center on investment issues, a Bulgarian MEP has said.

Politics » Bulgaria in EU | June 8, 2016, Wednesday // 19:39 | Viewed: 1628

Bulgarian President to Address European Parliament on Wednesday

Bulgarian President Rosen Plevneliev will deliver a statement before the European Parliament on Wednesday.

Politics » Bulgaria in EU | June 8, 2016, Wednesday // 11:06 | Viewed: 1841

EU Ambassadors Note Progress of Bulgaria's Judicial Reform

At a meeting with Bulgarian Justice Minister Ekaterina Zaharieva on Tuesday, the ambassadors of the EU member states, Norway, Switzerland noted the progress of Bulgaria's judicial reform.

Politics » Bulgaria in EU | June 8, 2016, Wednesday // 08:54 | Viewed: 6109