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Bulgaria Socialists Distance Themselves from MEPs Backing EU Migration Resolution

The head of Bulgaria's biggest opposition party has distanced itself from the decision of its MEPs who voted in favour of a resolution on human rights and and state expenditure on migrants from third countries.

Politics » Bulgaria in EU | October 28, 2016, Friday // 13:17 | Viewed: 6249

EU Commission to Change Monitoring on Bulgaria Next Year

A more dynamic approach on the issue of monitoring on Bulgaria's judiciary, rule of law and fight against corruption is needed and will be implemented from next year on, European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker has said.

Politics » Bulgaria in EU | October 28, 2016, Friday // 09:31 | Viewed: 6538

Sofia Seeks to Headquarter European Medicines Agency

Bulgaria is to submit a demand to EU institutions that the central office of the European Medicines Agency (EMA) be relocated to Sofia, daily 24 reports, citing government sources.

Politics » Bulgaria in EU | October 27, 2016, Thursday // 07:26 | Viewed: 6076

European Parliament Increases Financing for Bulgaria in EU Budget 2017

The European Parliament has voted for an increase in the funds allocated for Bulgaria after European deputies in Strasbourg approved the budget of the EU for 2017.

Politics » Bulgaria in EU | October 26, 2016, Wednesday // 16:58 | Viewed: 5368

Creditors To Be Able To Demand Freezing of Accounts of Creditors Abroad

Creditors will be able to request from courts to issue a European Account Preservation Order for bank accounts of debtors, read a project for the amendment of the Civil Procedure Code, which the government will submit to Parliament.

Politics » Bulgaria in EU | October 26, 2016, Wednesday // 16:36 | Viewed: 4680

European Funds Contribute to 4% Increase of Bulgaria's GDP for 2015

Romania is doing worse in terms of utilising European funds than Bulgaria, stated Vittoria Alliata di Villafranca who is heading a team at General Directorate Regional Policy of the European Commission and is responsible for Bulgaria, Croatia, Hungary, Ro

Politics » Bulgaria in EU | October 26, 2016, Wednesday // 15:37 | Viewed: 4934

EU Wants Bulgaria to Explain Allegations against Fisheries Agency Head

The EU Commission demands clarity on the allegations against Yancho Yanchev, the head of Bulgaria's fisheries agency EAFA who was detained earlier this week.

Politics » Bulgaria in EU | October 26, 2016, Wednesday // 13:24 | Viewed: 4470

Bulgaria Govt Approves CETA Trade Deal

The Bulgarian cabinet has adopted a decision approving the EU-Canada Comprehensive Economic and Trade Agreement (CETA).

Politics » Bulgaria in EU | October 25, 2016, Tuesday // 12:20 | Viewed: 64851

EU Parliament to Discuss New Monitoring Mechanism on Bulgaria, Romania

The European Parliament is to discuss options to replace the current Cooperation and Verification Mechanism (CVM) on Tuesday.

Politics » Bulgaria in EU | October 25, 2016, Tuesday // 08:43 | Viewed: 2665

Bulgaria's PM Backs Sanctions Against Russia Due To Moscow's Actions in Syria

“What is happening in Aleppo is inadmissible and has to be stopped.

Politics » Bulgaria in EU | October 20, 2016, Thursday // 19:01 | Viewed: 4739

Bulgaria President Backs CETA Deal with Canada

Bulgarian President Rosen Plevneliev has expressed hope that the EU should "unite" around the EU-Canada Comprehensive Economic and Trade Agreement (CETA).

Politics » Bulgaria in EU | October 20, 2016, Thursday // 08:57 | Viewed: 5462

Over 50% of Bulgarian Youths Live in Inferior Living Conditions

More than half of Bulgarians between 15 and 29 years of age live in inferior living conditions, showed an analysis of Eurostat, cited by BTA.

Politics » Bulgaria in EU | October 19, 2016, Wednesday // 15:35 | Viewed: 1438

Bulgarian Lawmakers to Debate Govt Draft Stance on EU-Canada Deal

A draft resolution that would determine Bulgaria's stance on the EU-Canada Comprehensive Economic and Trade Agreement (CETA) has made it to Parliament's floor.

Politics » Bulgaria in EU | October 19, 2016, Wednesday // 09:54 | Viewed: 4802

EU Audit Office: Bulgaria With Perfect Record in 2015 Cohesion Policy Projects

Bulgaria is among the countries without any mistakes in the management of projects under the cohesion policy of the EU, showed the annual report of the European Court of Auditors on the implementation of the European budget for 2015, presented to the Coun

Politics » Bulgaria in EU | October 18, 2016, Tuesday // 17:23 | Viewed: 1910

Bulgaria's PM 'Tables Renewed Eurozone, Schengen Talks' to Juncker

Bulgarian Prime Minister Boyko Borisov has reportedly sent a letter to EU Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker, bringing up again the issues of his country's entry into the Eurozone and the Schengen borderless area, daily 24 Chasa has said.

Politics » Bulgaria in EU | October 13, 2016, Thursday // 08:56 | Viewed: 8761

Slovakia Dispatches 25 Border Police Officers to Bulgaria

Twenty-five Slovak police officers will help Bulgaria protect is border with Turkey as part of the effort to tackle the migrant crisis in Europe.

Politics » Bulgaria in EU | October 12, 2016, Wednesday // 12:36 | Viewed: 6810

New EU Border Guard Launched at Bulgaria-Turkey Border

As of Thursday Bulgaria starts to play an increasingly important role in protecting its own borders and thouse of Europe, EU Migration Commissioner Dimitris Avramopoulos has said.

Politics » Bulgaria in EU | October 6, 2016, Thursday // 13:10 | Viewed: 9043

Bulgarian PM: EC Has To Declare Clearly Gas Hub Balkan Is Necessary for Europe

We want a clear position on the part of the EC that the Balkan gas hub is necessary for Europe, said PM Boyko Borisov in front of journalists after his meeting with High Representative of the European Union for Foreign Affairs and Security Policy Federica

Politics » Bulgaria in EU | October 5, 2016, Wednesday // 18:03 | Viewed: 1709

Bulgarian PM to EU's Mogherini: We Will Withdraw From Afghanistan Should Afghanis Not Return to Homeland

“Together with theHigh Representative of the European Union for Foreign Affairs and Security Policy Federica Mogherini, we discussed the migrant crisis, the implementation of the agreement between the EU and Turkey, as well as issues on the agenda of the

Politics » Bulgaria in EU | October 5, 2016, Wednesday // 16:55 | Viewed: 2200

EU-Bulgaria Deal on EUR 108 M Package to Be Signed This Week

European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker has said the agreements on the allocation of EUR 108 M to Bulgaria for border protection will be finalized this week.

Politics » Bulgaria in EU | October 4, 2016, Tuesday // 16:49 | Viewed: 7790

British MP Doubts Bulgarians, Romanians Can Use Mobile Phones

Bulgarian and Romanian seasonal workers in the UK may be good at picking strawberries even though they can't use mobile phones, a UK Tory lawmaker has said.

Politics » Bulgaria in EU | October 4, 2016, Tuesday // 09:35 | Viewed: 4069
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