The European Commission will consider a demand from Bulgaria for the sending of a judiciary expert for the scandal with the Bulgarian chief investigator and the economy minister.
Bulgaria's University of National and World Economy awarded Monday the Regional Policy European Commissioner Danuta Huebner Doctorate Honoris Causa. The honourable plaque and diploma were handed to Huebner by the university's Rector Borislav Borissov.
Bulgaria and Greece are planning to open a new checkpoint at their shared border by the end of 2008. The checkpoint will connect Bulgaria's village of Avren near Krumovgrad with Mirtiski in Greece and is one of three border points with local meaning tha
Starting Monday, all the ballots, envelopes and other documents needed for the upcoming MEP elections will be distributed throughout Bulgaria and the rest of the EU member states.
Bulgaria's eco activists from Ekoglasnost sent a letter to the President of the European Commission demanding the construction of the Belene Nuke to be stopped immediately. The eco activists' movement claim the Bulgarian Nuclear Regulatory Agency has asc
Bulgaria's left-wingers discussed Saturday the future of the social-democratic policy in the country at a round table in the National Palace of Culture in Sofia. The leader of the socialists' MEP ticket Kristiyan Vigenin and the Parliamentary Speaker Geo
Friday is the last day for Bulgarians to submit a declaration for voting in a town different from their permanent place of residence for the MEP elections. Those who wish to vote somewhere else have to submit a declaration at the municipality where they
Experts from the government of the Valencia Province's government will share their knowhow on assuming EU funds at a seminar in Brussels. Representatives of Bulgaria's municipalities of Pleven, Lovech, Gabrovo and Veliko Tarnovo will take part in the sem
The number of Investigations in the misappropriation of EU funds in Bulgaria has grown three times in the last two months, the European Anti-Fraud Office said Thursday for the national radio.
Bulgaria occupies the 22nd place among the EU member states in fulfilling the Union's directives, the country's EU Affairs Minister announced Thursday. The country overleaped Romania, which made it to the last, 27th place.
Switzerland is expected to negotiate the gradual lifting of labour restrictions on Bulgarians, following the model it already set with other Eastern European entrants to the EU, a Swiss daily reported on Thursday. In recent years, Switzerland has started
Bulgaria's Social Democrats Coalition added a humanitarian shade to their MEP election campagin with a blood donation drive on Wednesday. The leader of the Coalition's list of MEP candidates presided over a round table on the problems of people with disa
The former European Parliament's President Pat Cox called for high activity at the forthcoming MEP elections in Bulgaria. Cox, who is also the Chairman of the European Movement International, read a lecture in the Information Centre of the Defence Minist
A record-high number of Bulgarians, registered in the predominantly ethnic Turkish district of Kardzhali, have been scratched off the voting lists for the May 20 elections. A total of 85,000 voters will not be allowed to the polling stations, because of
US and EU leaders vowed to step up efforts to free five Bulgarian nurses, sentenced to death on charges of intentionally infecting more than 400 children with the AIDS virus, at a summit late on Monday. "While reaffirming our sympathy to the children inf
The Bulgarian journalist Martin Karbovski has sent a letter to the EU Commissioner on Justice, Freedom and Security to warn him that the relations between the Bulgarian institutions and country's journalists are corrupted and extremely bureaucratic. Besi
Germany's ruling coalition has called for restricting the access of East Europeans to its labour market by 2011, two years later than initially planned.
Bulgaria's Central Election Committee has decided to slap a fine on nationalist party Ataka (Attack) for breaking the law with their MEP election video. The Committee ruled on the clip after the head of the election headquarters of Simeon II National Mov
Young people have the amazing chance of being among the builders of modern Bulgaria and modern Europe, the Balkan country's EU commissioner Meglena Kuneva said before students in Sofia University. Kuneva's lecture titled "The Young People and Europe" mar
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