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EU Commission to Issue Next Report on Bulgaria’s Progress in Year

The next European Commission report on Bulgaria's progress will be issued in about a year, the EU executive has decided on Wednesday morning, its spokesman confirmed.

Politics » Bulgaria in EU | January 22, 2014, Wednesday // 12:04 | Viewed: 587

EC: Bulgaria Needs to Galvanize Reform Forces

The European Commission has published a press release ahead of the official publication of the report on Bulgaria under the Cooperation and Verification Mechanism (CVM).

Politics » Bulgaria in EU | January 22, 2014, Wednesday // 11:57 | Viewed: 838

EC: CVM Report Not Assessment of Bulgaria’s Current, Last Govts

The European Commission's monitoring report on Bulgaria, issued on Wednesday, covers for the first time a one-year period in which three governments have succeeded and is not an assessment of any one of them, a spokesman said.

Politics » Bulgaria in EU | January 22, 2014, Wednesday // 11:40 | Viewed: 503

EU Commission to Slam Bulgaria's Fragile Progress in Corruption, Crime Combat - Report

Seven years after joining the European Union, Bulgaria is still making only a fragile and limited progress in its combat against fraud, corruption and organized crime, the European Commission will say in its monitoring report on Bulgaria.

Politics » Bulgaria in EU | January 21, 2014, Tuesday // 14:24 | Viewed: 1759

EU Funds 63.8% Absorbed: Bulgaria's Deputy PM

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Politics » Bulgaria in EU | January 21, 2014, Tuesday // 14:09 | Viewed: 685

EC Due to Issue First CVM Report on Bulgaria to Cover 1 Year, 3 Govts

The European Commission's monitoring report on Bulgaria, due on Wednesday, will cover for the first time a one-year period in which three governments have succeeded.

Politics » Bulgaria in EU | January 21, 2014, Tuesday // 13:34 | Viewed: 781

Bulgaria to See Brussels Extend Judicial Reform Monitoring - Report

The European Commission is expected to announce it will continue to monitor Bulgaria's progress in the areas of judicial reform, fighting organized crime and corruption, local media reports say.

Politics » Bulgaria in EU | January 21, 2014, Tuesday // 10:42 | Viewed: 824

Bulgarian Foreign Minister: EC Progress Reports to be Lifted by 2018

Bulgaria expects the co-operation and verification mechanism (CVM) of the European Commission to be lifted by 2018, according to Foreign Minister Kristian Vigenin.

Politics » Bulgaria in EU | January 18, 2014, Saturday // 17:12 | Viewed: 950

Bulgaria Faces Infringement Procedure over Underground Resources Act

Bulgaria faces yet another threat of an infringement procedure by the EC over shortcomings in the Law on Underground Natural Resources.

Politics » Bulgaria in EU | January 17, 2014, Friday // 13:26 | Viewed: 974

Foreign Minister Vigenin: UK Acknowledges Contribution of Bulgarians

Bulgaria's Foreign received assurances from his British counterpart that the UK acknowledged the positive economic contribution of Bulgarians living in the country.

Politics » Bulgaria in EU | January 17, 2014, Friday // 12:15 | Viewed: 967

Brussels Hails Latvia's Smooth, Successful Switch to Euro

The European Commission has reported a "smooth and successful" changeover from the lats to the euro in Latvia.

Politics » Bulgaria in EU | January 17, 2014, Friday // 11:30 | Viewed: 1201

Bulgaria Supports EU Financial Crimes Prosecutor's Office

Bulgaria supports the establishment of a European Prosecutor's Office to investigate and refer to court perpetrators and accomplices in offenses against financial interests of the EU, but not other types of crimes.

Politics » Bulgaria in EU | January 16, 2014, Thursday // 20:41 | Viewed: 952

Bulgarian Top Diplomat to Raise Migration Issue in London

Bulgarian Foreign Minister, Kristian Vigenin, is in London and will meet Thursday his British counterpart, William Hague.

Politics » Bulgaria in EU | January 16, 2014, Thursday // 17:06 | Viewed: 863

UK Postpones EU Immigration Report

The Home Office has delayed a report into the freedom of movement of EU nationals to work in the UK amid ongoing controversy over the issue, BBC reports.

Politics » Bulgaria in EU | January 16, 2014, Thursday // 12:55 | Viewed: 746

London Chancellor Osborne: Reform EU or Face UK Exit

The UK could be forced to quit the European Union if the organisation does not reform, George Osborne has warned, as cited by BBC.

Politics » Bulgaria in EU | January 15, 2014, Wednesday // 20:31 | Viewed: 1199

Bulgarian Nationalist’s Outburst Makes EP Debate

The scandal with Bulgaria's nationalist leader Volen Siderov was brought up in Wednesday's plenary session of the European Parliament.

Politics » Bulgaria in EU | January 15, 2014, Wednesday // 17:32 | Viewed: 1121

Greece to Work for Solidarity in EU - Greek Ambassador to Sofia

The new Greek EU Presidency will work towards establishing greater solidarity within the European Union, stated Greece's ambassador to Bulgaria Demosthenes Stoidis.

Politics » Bulgaria in EU | January 14, 2014, Tuesday // 18:39 | Viewed: 710

Bulgaria's 'Blond Angel' to Remain in Greece

Greek children's charity Smile of a Child was given full custody of the Roma girl Maria, who was discovered in a Roma camp in Greece in October, local media reported.

Politics » Bulgaria in EU | January 14, 2014, Tuesday // 17:44 | Viewed: 1202

France Evicts Over 21 Thousand Roma Migrants in 2013

French authorities evicted more than 21 537 Roma migrants in 2013, more than double the total for 2012, official data showed.

Politics » Bulgaria in EU | January 14, 2014, Tuesday // 16:53 | Viewed: 875

EC Launches Probe of Tender for Bulgarian Section of South Stream

The European Commission is inspecting whether Bulgaria allowed breaches of EU law in the tender to select a contractor for the South Stream gas pipeline project.

Politics » Bulgaria in EU | January 14, 2014, Tuesday // 16:41 | Viewed: 859

Migrant Invasion 'Intimidation Campaign' in UK Failed - Bulgaria FM

Highly publicized worries of an imminent migrant wave from Bulgaria and Romania in the UK have been proven groundless, according to Bulgarian Foreign Affairs Minister Kristian Vigenin.

Politics » Bulgaria in EU | January 14, 2014, Tuesday // 15:03 | Viewed: 1017
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