Bulgaria will take over the rotating residency of the Council of the EU in the first half of 2018 and not in the second one as planned earlier, officials say.
The European Commission is taking Bulgaria to the Court of Justice of the EU over the country’s failure to protect unique habitats and important bird species in the Rila Mountains.
The Bulgarian Army has deployed enough personnel and equipment to assist police forces in protecting the country’s border with Turkey against a potential increase in migration pressure, Defense Minister Nikolay Nenchev has said.
The European Commission has sent a reasoned opinion to Bulgaria to request the correct transposition of all the requirements of the Energy Performance of Buildings Directive into national legislation.
The European Commission has requested Bulgaria to ensure the separation of accounts of Sofia Airport's managing body to comply with a directive on groundhandling services at EU airports.
Bulgarian border police have detained 56 foreign nationals who attempted to illegally cross into Serbia over the past 24 hours.
Canada is expected to announce in the autumn a schedule for the lifting of visas for Bulgarian and Romanian citizens.
Between January and April 2016, Bulgarian exports to the EU exceeded BGN 9.
European Commissioner for Migration, Home Affairs and Citizenship, Dimitris Avramopoulos, will host a meeting between government representatives of Bulgaria, Romania and Canada on Monday.
Bulgaria will likely assume the rotating Presidency of the Council of the EU half a year earlier than initially scheduled.
In a telephone conversation held on Friday, Bulgarian Prime Minister Boyko Borisov and Director of Europol Rob Wainwright discussed the latest operations on countering contraband.
Bulgaria had the fourth largest decrease in its population in the EU last year.
The conclusions and recommendations from the ongoing independent EU analysis of the work of the Bulgarian prosecutor's office will be published in view of the great public interest.
The EU will not decide on reshuffles to the schedule of rotational presidencies for 2018 before September, member states' leaders have agreed.
Commenting the outcome of last week's referendum on the UK's membership to the EU in which 51.
The European mission for independent analysis and assessment of the work of the Bulgarian prosecutor's office is expected to officially begin on Monday.
Bulgarian Deputy Prime Minister Meglena Kuneva has downplayed suggestions that her country's nationals will lose their rights after Britain voted to leave the European Union on Thursday.
Bulgarian Prime Minister Boyko Borisov has said that Britons based in the country are "welcome" if they decide to apply for citizenship.
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Direct Investment into Bulgaria on the Rise Y/Y
A Third of Bulgarians Facing Energy Poverty