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Juncker: We Need A Lady As Bulgaria's EU Commissioner

Bulgaria can wait with the nomination of a new Bulgarian European Commissioner until after the election of a new government, said Rumen Radev after his meeting with EC President Jean-Claude Juncker.

Politics » Bulgaria in EU | January 30, 2017, Monday // 21:31 | Viewed: 3736

Juncker Pledges Support for Bulgaria's Interim Govt

European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker has promosed to support the incoming caretaker government of Bulgaria that is due to take over on Friday.

Politics » Bulgaria in EU | January 26, 2017, Thursday // 13:15 | Viewed: 2538

Timmermans: Monitoring Does Not Obstruct Bulgaria’s EU Presidency

The continuation of monitoring of the judicial system in Bulgaria is not in the way of its rotating presidency of the Council of the EU as of January 1, 2018, commented to journalists the Vice President of the European Commission Frans Timmermans.

Politics » Bulgaria in EU | January 25, 2017, Wednesday // 20:03 | Viewed: 2247

EC: Growing Doubts of Wrongful Influence in SJC, Politically Engaged Prosecutor General

Growing doubts of wrongful influence in the Supreme Judicial Council (SJC), the key importance of the upcoming selection of a new SJC, limited progress in combating corruption, the need for a new anti-corruption law and a new effective body for combating

Politics » Bulgaria in EU | January 25, 2017, Wednesday // 18:04 | Viewed: 3162

72% of Bulgarians Want CVM To Continue

72% of Bulgarians want the European Commission to continue with its annual reports on the state of the judicial system in Bulgaria, showed a survey of Eurobarometer ordered by the EC.

Politics » Bulgaria in EU | January 25, 2017, Wednesday // 16:37 | Viewed: 2066

EU Urges Bulgaria to Adopt New Anti-Corruption Laws

Bulgaria needs "a new legal framework" on the fight against corruption, changes to public administration legislation, and establish a mechanism for public reporting on high-level cases under investigation, the European Commission believes.

Politics » Bulgaria in EU | January 25, 2017, Wednesday // 14:40 | Viewed: 6492

EU to Deliver New CVM Report of Bulgaria Late This Year

Bulgaria needs a "track record in terms of bringing high level cases to a successful conclusion in court," the EU Commission believes.

Politics » Bulgaria in EU | January 25, 2017, Wednesday // 12:29 | Viewed: 6545

EU Commission to Publish CVM Reports on Bulgaria, Romania

The European Commission is set to unveil the reports measuring Bulgaria and Romania's progress in reform on Wednesday.

Politics » Bulgaria in EU | January 25, 2017, Wednesday // 07:05 | Viewed: 2856

Bulgarian Appointed as Eurostat Acting Director

Mariana Kotzeva has become the Acting Director-General of Europe's statistics body, Eurostat, as of the beginning of this year, the agency has said.

Politics » Bulgaria in EU | January 24, 2017, Tuesday // 10:32 | Viewed: 5668

World Bank: Entire Bulgarian Generation Needed To Reach EU Standards

Bulgaria has to continue to improve collectability of taxes and take measures for reducing the size of the grey economy, recommended the European Commission.

Politics » Bulgaria in EU | January 18, 2017, Wednesday // 21:35 | Viewed: 2995

EP's Tajani 'Wishes GERB Good Luck in Elections' - Bulgaria PM

Newly-elected European Parliament President Antonio Tajani has spoken with outgoing Bulgarian Prime Minister Boyko Borisov, the latter has said.

Politics » Bulgaria in EU | January 18, 2017, Wednesday // 10:20 | Viewed: 2052

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: 2981

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: 1785

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: 2905

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: 2248

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: 4661

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: 2934

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: 2822

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: 5193

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: 5615
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