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Logo of Bulgaria's EU Presidency Selected

Outgoing Deputy Prime Minister Meglena Kuneva presented the logo of the Bulgarian Presidency of the Council of the European Union in 2018.

Politics » Bulgaria in EU | January 17, 2017, Tuesday // 15:14 | Viewed: 2688

Bulgaria's Election Watchdog Confirms Petar Kurumbashev Will Be MEP

Petar Kurumbashev will gain a seat as member of the European Parliament after Iliana Iotova assumes the Bulgarian Vice President's duties this Sunday, the Central Election Commission has said.

Politics » Bulgaria in EU | January 16, 2017, Monday // 14:29 | Viewed: 1718

Austria's Chancellor Accuses Eastern Europe of 'Exporting Unemployment'

Austrian Chancellor Christian Kern has said he will ask the EU to allow local entrepreneurs to give preference to "native" job candidates unless there are other suitable applications.

Politics » Bulgaria in EU | January 12, 2017, Thursday // 11:10 | Viewed: 2761

170 Participants in Competition for Bulgaria's EU Presidency Logo

170 participants have submitted projects for participation in the competition for a logo for Bulgaria’s Presidency of the Council of the European Union.

Politics » Bulgaria in EU | January 3, 2017, Tuesday // 18:23 | Viewed: 2145

Europe Braces for Tectonic Shifts - PES Leader

Europe cannot solve Bulgaria's domestic problems, former Prime Minister and current Party of European Socialists (PES) head Sergey Stanishev has said.

Politics » Bulgaria in EU | January 3, 2017, Tuesday // 10:40 | Viewed: 4585

EU 'Only Viable Project Helping Bulgaria' - Deputy PM

Ten years on from joining the EU, Bulgaria retains its confidence the bloc is "the only viable project giving support" to the country, outgoing Deputy Prime Minister Meglena Kuneva has said.

Politics » Bulgaria in EU | January 3, 2017, Tuesday // 09:48 | Viewed: 2827

Bulgaria in Unprecedented Situation after Georgieva's EU Commission Departure

Since January 01, Bulgaria has not been represented by its own Commissioner in the European Union's executive body, becoming the first member state with offering no successor to a departing commissioner.

Politics » Bulgaria in EU | January 3, 2017, Tuesday // 07:40 | Viewed: 2662

Bulgaria Marks 10 Years of EU Membership

Bulgaria celebrates on Sunday ten years since it joined the European Union.

Politics » Bulgaria in EU | January 1, 2017, Sunday // 14:00 | Viewed: 4582

DW: 'Brain Drain' from Bulgaria, Romania Helps Germany

The exodus of hundreds of thousands of skilled workers from Bulgaria and Romania has largely helped Germany's labour market, especially in sectors such as medicine, a Deutsche Welle article says.

Politics » Bulgaria in EU | December 29, 2016, Thursday // 15:49 | Viewed: 5268

EU Commission Gives Bulgaria Fresh Funding on Migrant Crisis

The European Commission says it has granted additional funding to Bulgaria to help it deal with the migrant crisis.

Politics » Bulgaria in EU | December 23, 2016, Friday // 15:37 | Viewed: 4864

EU Commission's Digital Portfolio 'May Depend on Georgieva Replacement'

EU Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker's final decision on how to manage the digital economy portfolio "may depend on Bulgaria's choice to replace Georgieva," Politico has said.

Politics » Bulgaria in EU | December 20, 2016, Tuesday // 08:14 | Viewed: 1982

Bulgaria's EU Commissioner Nominee Must Have Broad Political Support

Bulgaria will only nominate its next European Commissioner if a candidate enjoys support from across the political spectrum, outgoing Prime Minister Boyko Borisov has said.

Politics » Bulgaria in EU | December 16, 2016, Friday // 09:45 | Viewed: 2234

EU Should Consult Trump Before Keeping Russia Sanctions - Bulgaria PM

Bulgaria's outgoing Prime Minister Boyko Borisov hypothesized the European Union should consider lifting sanctions on Russia if the United states revokes the measure under Donald Trump.

Politics » Bulgaria in EU | December 16, 2016, Friday // 08:24 | Viewed: 4548

Unemployment Benefits for Bulgarians Looking for Work Abroad To Be Paid by Bulgaria

According to a proposal of the European Commission, Bulgarians entitled to unemployment benefits will receive these from Bulgaria for 6 months even if they are looking for work abroad.

Politics » Bulgaria in EU | December 14, 2016, Wednesday // 11:06 | Viewed: 4983

EC Approves EUR 10 M for Hitrino Infrastructure Repair

The European Commission has approved EUR 10 M for the repair of the infrastructure of Hitrino after the explosion.

Politics » Bulgaria in EU | December 13, 2016, Tuesday // 16:21 | Viewed: 2039

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: 2266

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: 5270

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: 4282

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: 2662

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: 2521

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: 4801
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