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Dozens of journalists waited in vain at the Central Election Commission in Sofia on Thursday, as ethnic Turkish party Movement for Rights and Freedoms (MRF) didn't submit the papers for the MEP elections in time.
Instead of handing in their papers betwee
The Parliamentary Group of the Party of European Socialists is pushing for lower roaming prices throughout the European Union.
"[The group] will do best to reach the best possible agreement when it comes to roaming prices in EU countries," its vice-presi
The date set for MEP elections in Bulgaria has upset hundreds of high-school students that are about to graduate this year.
Schools will have to be closed to play polling stations on May 19 and 20, and graduation ceremonies that have been planned for tha
EU ambassadors have given the green light for the opening of a second EU chapter of negotiations with Turkey, EUexpands reported.
The Representation of the European Commission in Bulgaria organized an international conference to mark the 50th anniversary since the founding of the EU in Sofia's Hilton Hotel on Monday and Tuesday.
The European Union will rethink its policy concerning Libya to find a more efficient way of dealing with the case of the five Bulgarian nurses jailed in Tripoli.
The Foreign Commission with the European Parliament adopted a change in its yearly report on
The five Bulgarian nurses, sentenced to death in Libya, have officially agreed to run for MEPs on the ticket of the party of former constitutional judge and failed right-wing presidential candidate Georgi Markov.
The nurses' willingness to represent "Ord
Bulgaria is the country that uses the Internet the least among the 27 EU member states, according to a survey by Eurobarometer.
Michael Humphreys, head of the European Commission Representation in Bulgaria opened the annual civil initiative Spring Day in Europe 2007 on Monday and took part in a discussion for the education in EU together will Bulgarian students.
The EU is a winning project because it is realized by people who follow their dreams, said Bulgaria's EU-Affairs Minister Gergana Grancharova at a Monday round table on the occasion of the block's 50th anniversary.
"For 50 years the customs collaboration
Sofia Mayor Boyko Borissov's center-rightist GERB formation became the first party to register for the May 20 European Parliament vote on Monday.
Bulgaria organized Sunday a gala concert to start the celebrations of the 50th anniversary since the signing of the Treaty of Rome, which marked the foundation of the European Economic Community.
In his welcoming speech, the Head of the Representation of
Parties, coalition and initiative committees, which are willing to join the race for Bulgaria's first European parliamentarians in May, started to submit documents for registration at the electoral body.
Leaders of the European Union Adopted Sunday the Declaration of Berlin with which the EU marked its 50th anniversary.
Bulgaria's Union of the Democratic Forces presented Sunday the goals they will achieve in the European Parliament when party's members join it after the MEP elections on May 20.
The European Union is the most successful political project, Bulgaria's President Georgi Parvanov said Sunday upon signing the join Berlin Declaration that marked EU's 50 anniversary.
Leaders of all 27 EU member states gathered in Berlin to mark Unions 50th anniversary.
Bulgaria's singer Maria Ilieva is to take part in the great Saturday concert, which will be one of the events to mark the 50th anniversary since the founding of the EU.
Maria is the only Bulgarian national, invited to perform her hits in Brussels.
Following news reports that EC was taking legal action against six member states, including Bulgaria, for failing to provide information about greenhouse emissions, the country has decided to act quickly.
The Council of Ministers will accept the second p
Bulgaria's GERB party, running second in the polls before the European Parliament elections, took a stand on Friday against Turkey's bid to be accepted into the EU.
Speaking to supporters at the opening of the party's headquarters in Sofia, GERB unoffici
The European executive relaxed the restrictions on Bulgarian dairy products, allowing the country's producers to export goods that do not meet the bloc's stringent criteria to third-party countries, Darik News reported on Friday.
The deal, brokered by Bu
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