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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: 7780

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: 8584

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: 9305

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: 10220

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: 2559

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: 11251

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: 3008

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: 11243

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: 2955

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: 51936

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: 3192

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: 2728

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: 11614

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: 11058

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: 3298

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: 42580

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: 3992

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: 3549

Bulgaria Staunchly against Two-Tier Mode of Europe - Deputy PM

Interim Deputy Prime Minister Denitsa Zlateva said on Wednesday Bulgaria was staunchly against the notion of Europe divided into two tiers or multiple tiers.

Politics » Bulgaria in EU | March 2, 2017, Thursday // 08:50 | Viewed: 10314

European Commission: Proximity to Sofia Does Not Guarantee Economic Opportunities

In the European Union there’s a development model with many centres, where strong metropolitan areas and those around larger cities are key drivers of competitiveness.

Politics » Bulgaria in EU | February 28, 2017, Tuesday // 11:37 | Viewed: 2687

Harsh UK Immigration Plan amid Fear 'Half of Bulgaria and Romania' Will Come

British Prime Minister Theresa May reportedly plans to suspend the right of EU nationals to live in the UK next month after a government source suggested "half of Romania and Bulgaria" might move to the UK before Brexit, according to the Daily Telegraph.

Politics » Bulgaria in EU | February 27, 2017, Monday // 12:26 | Viewed: 18608
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