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Program of Bulgarian Presidency of EU Council Being Prepared

The draft national program for the Bulgarian presidency of the European Union must be ready by June, Deputy Prime Minister Denitsa Zlateva said, accprding to BNR.

Politics » Bulgaria in EU | April 4, 2017, Tuesday // 07:31 | Viewed: 19346

Northwest Bulgaria Remains EU's Lowest Income Region

Northwest Bulgaria remains the region with the lowest income per capita in the EU, showed the latest Eurostat data.

Politics » Bulgaria in EU | March 30, 2017, Thursday // 14:33 | Viewed: 3502

Donald Tusk Personally Congratulates Boyko Borisov on Winning the Elections

President of the European Council Donald Tusk personally congratulated Boyko Borisov for winning the elections against the socialist on Sunday, the press centre of GERB announced.

Politics » Bulgaria in EU | March 30, 2017, Thursday // 13:33 | Viewed: 15425

Ambassador Emma Hopkins About the New Migration Rules

British ambassador to Bulgaria Emma Hopkins stated, in an interview for bTV, quoted by BNR, that Great Britain would continue to provide safe haven to foreign nationals living there but that the rules for Bulgarians applying for jobs will change.

Politics » Bulgaria in EU | March 30, 2017, Thursday // 12:07 | Viewed: 13868

European Left Hails Consolidation of Left Vote in Bulgaria

The Party of European Socialists (PES) congratulates its Bulgarian member party, the Bulgarian Socialist Party (BSP), for the strong result they achieved during the snap general elections in Bulgaria last Sunday, according to BTA.

Politics » Bulgaria in EU | March 29, 2017, Wednesday // 08:42 | Viewed: 14816

President Radev to Participate in Ceremony Marking 60th Anniversary of the Treaties of Rome

On March 25 Bulgarian President Rumen Radev will participate in a ceremony marking the 60th anniversary of the Treaties of Rome, which set the beginning of the creation of the European Union.

Politics » Bulgaria in EU | March 24, 2017, Friday // 12:54 | Viewed: 14749

Donald Tusk To Visit Bulgaria in April

President Rumen Radev thanked in a telephone conversation the President of the European Council Donald Tusk for his support for Cohesion policy to be included in the Rome Declaration which will be adopted by the heads of state and government leaders of th

Politics » Bulgaria in EU | March 22, 2017, Wednesday // 15:57 | Viewed: 15339

Bulgaria's Govt Approves Position for EU Summit Meeting in Rome

The interim government has approved Bulgaria’s position for the summit meeting of EU member-states in Rome on March 25.

Politics » Bulgaria in EU | March 22, 2017, Wednesday // 13:48 | Viewed: 3092

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: 15816

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: 3557

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: 14957

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: 3469

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: 55686

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: 3866

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: 3268

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: 15367

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: 14730

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: 3896

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: 46179

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: 5080

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: 4520
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