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EP Adopts Resolution on Bulgarians in Albania

A month ago, the European Parliament adopted a resolution on Albania, which included a text, put forward by Bulgarian MEPs Andrey Kovatchev and Angel Dzhambazki, reaffirming the rights of the Bulgarian population in Mala Prespa, Golo Brdo and Gora.

Politics » Bulgaria in EU | March 20, 2017, Monday // 21:34 | Viewed: 15460

Expenses for Bulgaria's EU Presidency To Exceed BGN 50 M for 2017

The expenditures for the preparation of the Bulgarian Presidency of the Council of the European Union will exceed the limit of BGN 50 M allocated for this year and the amount will be altered, announced Yana Doncheva, director of the National Centre for Pr

Politics » Bulgaria in EU | March 15, 2017, Wednesday // 10:38 | Viewed: 3380

EU To Send Experts to Sofia To Help With Presidency Organisation

The EU will send its own experts to Sofia in order to help with the organisation of the Bulgarian Presidency of the Council of the EU, stated on bTV Deputy PM Denitsa Zlateva who is responsible for the presidency.

Politics » Bulgaria in EU | March 15, 2017, Wednesday // 10:07 | Viewed: 14799

Bulgaria's Deputy PM: No Nominations for EU Commissioner under Discussion

Deputy Prime Minister Denitsa Zlateva has denied that the interim government has discussed concrete nominations for the next Bulgarian European Commissioner.

Politics » Bulgaria in EU | March 14, 2017, Tuesday // 13:57 | Viewed: 3302

Bulgarians See Free Movement as Most Cherished EU Right

Freedom of movement is the most essential right enjoyed within the EU, according to a vast majority of Bulgarians, a survey finds.

Politics » Bulgaria in EU | March 9, 2017, Thursday // 14:00 | Viewed: 55444

No Bulgarian MEPs in Politico's Top 40 Shortlist This Year

There are no Bulgarian members of the European Parliament in Politico's ranking of 40 MEPs who matter in 2017 - a list where more than half are newcomers.

Politics » Bulgaria in EU | March 9, 2017, Thursday // 10:45 | Viewed: 3720

Council of EU: Choice of New Judicial Council Is Test for Progress in Bulgaria

Dropping out the monitoring mechanisms on Bulgaria and Romania would only take place after their recommendations are implemented, the Council of the European Union says in a report.

Politics » Bulgaria in EU | March 9, 2017, Thursday // 07:30 | Viewed: 3063

Bulgaria to Speak Out against Multi-Speed Europe

Bulgaria will voice its position against the model of multi-speed Europe suggested as one option by European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker, the government has decided.

Politics » Bulgaria in EU | March 8, 2017, Wednesday // 16:38 | Viewed: 15112

Bulgaria to Back Donald Tusk for 2nd European Council Term

The Bulgarian government has decided to support the reelection of Donald Tusk as Euripean Council President for another term.

Politics » Bulgaria in EU | March 8, 2017, Wednesday // 15:18 | Viewed: 14523

Deputy PM Denitsa Zlateva: Bulgaria Will Lead the Debate in the EU

Bulgaria will lead the debate in the European Union in this crucial time for the future of united Europe, said caretaker Deputy Prime Minister Denitsa Zlateva in Bratislava, quoted by the government press office.

Politics » Bulgaria in EU | March 7, 2017, Tuesday // 15:06 | Viewed: 3663

Bulgaria to Join Visegrad Four on Food Standards

Bulgaria's interim Agriculture Minister has said Sofia intends on joining the Visegrad group in their demand that companies should stop selling lower-quality products in Eastern Europe compared to the rest of the continent.

Politics » Bulgaria in EU | March 6, 2017, Monday // 08:46 | Viewed: 45977

Migrant Quotas: EU Commission Criticizes Bulgaria's Poor Record

Bulgaria has matched only 2% of the migrant relocation required under the EU-wide scheme, the European Commission says.

Politics » Bulgaria in EU | March 2, 2017, Thursday // 16:34 | Viewed: 4765

Bulgaria's Govt in Talks over Accession to Eurozone Waiting Room

Bulgarian authorities are involved in talks to secure the country's accession into the ERM II mechanism, interim Prime Minister Ognyan Gerdzhikov said on Wednesday.

Politics » Bulgaria in EU | March 2, 2017, Thursday // 10:02 | Viewed: 4268

Bulgaria Staunchly against Two-Tier Mode of Europe - Deputy PM

Interim Deputy Prime Minister Denitsa Zlateva said on Wednesday Bulgaria was staunchly against the notion of Europe divided into two tiers or multiple tiers.

Politics » Bulgaria in EU | March 2, 2017, Thursday // 08:50 | Viewed: 13702

European Commission: Proximity to Sofia Does Not Guarantee Economic Opportunities

In the European Union there’s a development model with many centres, where strong metropolitan areas and those around larger cities are key drivers of competitiveness.

Politics » Bulgaria in EU | February 28, 2017, Tuesday // 11:37 | Viewed: 2930

Harsh UK Immigration Plan amid Fear 'Half of Bulgaria and Romania' Will Come

British Prime Minister Theresa May reportedly plans to suspend the right of EU nationals to live in the UK next month after a government source suggested "half of Romania and Bulgaria" might move to the UK before Brexit, according to the Daily Telegraph.

Politics » Bulgaria in EU | February 27, 2017, Monday // 12:26 | Viewed: 19625

Bulgaria Ranks 2nd in Utilisation of EU Funds for SMEs

Bulgaria ranks second in terms of the utilisation of European funds for small and medium-size enterprises (SMEs), announced in Sofia European Internal Market Commissioner Elżbieta Bieńkowska.

Politics » Bulgaria in EU | February 23, 2017, Thursday // 15:08 | Viewed: 2789

Bulgaria Remains Among 12 Countries Subject to Special Monitoring

The European Commission has established yet again an extreme imbalance in Bulgaria’s economy.

Politics » Bulgaria in EU | February 22, 2017, Wednesday // 15:39 | Viewed: 41525

Interim Govt Not To Nominate Bulgarian EU Commissioner

At present, the caretaker government will not nominate a candidate for Bulgarian European Commissioner, announced interim PM Ognyan Gerdzhikov.

Politics » Bulgaria in EU | February 21, 2017, Tuesday // 12:13 | Viewed: 10152

Bulgaria Requests Opening of Voting Sections in 17 German Cities

The Bulgarian Embassy in Berlin has requested permission from the German authorities to open voting sections in 17 cities in addition to the sections in the diplomatic and consular missions of Bulgaria in the federal republic, stated a written reply by th

Politics » Bulgaria in EU | February 20, 2017, Monday // 13:01 | Viewed: 9862

President Radev, PM Gerdzhikov To Discuss EU Commissioner Nomination

President Rumen Radev and interim PM Ognyan Gerdzhikov will meet on Monday to discuss whether an attempt should be made for the caretaker government to nominate a Bulgarian European Commissioner.

Politics » Bulgaria in EU | February 20, 2017, Monday // 11:16 | Viewed: 2978
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