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The Information Centre of the European Union in Bulgaria celebrated its fifth anniversary on Friday with a huge party.
The head of the European Commission Delegation in Bulgaria Michael Humphreys and the Director of the Information Centre Ingrid Shikova
Bulgaria is trying to retain the hitherto spelling of the word euro, which is /evro/ in the Cyrillic alphabet but according to Euobserver, it stands little chances to succeed because of earlier failed demands from other new member states.
The European Parliament approved the questionnaire to test the expertise and preparedness of Meglena Kuneva for the chair of an EU commissioner.
The legislature's committee on internal market and consumers' protection approved five questions on which Bul
The European Commission restricts the export of different food products from Bulgaria and Romania, the constraints for Bulgaria being considerably less.
According to a resolution of the EC states, Bulgaria and Romania will not be allowed to export to EU
The production of every good or service in Bulgaria, which costs EUR 1, uses 2 times more energy than the production of the same good in the EU, head of the Energy Efficiency Agency Tasko Ermenkov said.
EP rapporteur for Bugaria Geoffrey van Orden has called upon the Council of Europe to reconsider the closure of units 3&4 of Bulgaria's Nuclear Power Plant in Kozloduy.
Van Orden's last report on Bulgaria also features a demand for Libya to compensate th
Summing up the state of play with the EU's enlargement policy, the Commission said the 2004 expansion of the EU, which took membership from 15 to 25 states, has been a "considerable success" increasing prosperity across the bloc.
But it says there will n
Hans Gert Poettering has asked Bulgarian MP Dimitar Abadzhiev to preserve his observer status to the European parliament.
Several days after the rightist democrat announced his quits with the party of Ivan Kostov and all relevant positions, the chairman
The European Commission is expected to issue Wednesday a critical verdict on Turkey's progress towards EU membership.
The report says the pace of reforms in Turkey has slowed, and calls for urgent steps to ensure freedom of speech, BBC informed.
The Prime Minister convened Wednesday representatives of all ministries to discuss the agenda of celebrations upon the EU entry of Bulgaria - January 1, 2007.
Among a pile of projects and initiatives, the most impressive include a huge lightened pyramid
France will open its job market to Bulgaria and Romania, high French officials said during a visit to Warsaw as cited by BBC.
SAPARD financed programs will be launched in 33 Bulgarian municipalities according to the agreements on infrastructure improvement the state-run Agriculture Fund signed on Tuesday.
Bulgaria will present to Brussels its position on the official spelling of "euro" in the Cyrillic alphabet, the government's press centre announced.
Bulgaria's Labour and Social Policy Minister Emiliya Maslarova told UK's envoy to Sofia Jeremy Hill that Bulgarians were "hurt but not angered" by his country's decision to close the labour market to them.
People in the UK are mostly well informed on the
New Zealand's Ambassador to the European Union, Wade Armstrong will cover Bulgaria and Romania too, once the countries join the EU, the country's Foreign Minister Winston Peters announced.
Cited by Scoop, Peters said that New Zealand would extend accredi
The travelling exhibition revealing key historic and cultural moments of Bulgarian history, which was displayed at the central office of the European Commission, aroused great interest in thousands of visitors.
Belgium has joined the ranks of the countries that will not allow Bulgarian and Romanian migrants join the labour market when the two countries join the EU.
The country will most likely introduce a two-year transitional period, state-run radio BNR report
Bulgaria and Romania will be among the most corrupt countries in the EU once they join, Transparency International reported.
Bulgaria ranks 57th among 163 countries, with Finland pointed out as the least corrupt country at number 1 in the organization's
Bulgaria's PM Sergey Stanishev will take part in a two-day conference of the Party of European Socialists (PES) in Berlin.
New European Union restrictions on liquids carried in hand luggage will come into force in all airports within the bloc on Monday.
Rules affect only hand luggage and restrict the amount of liquids that one can take through the security checkpoints and th
The coming accession of Bulgaria to the EU tops the topics of interest for Bulgarian TV watchers.
According to a fresh survey, a total of 47% respondents said they are following the EU-related news and 22% said they are eating up every piece of news conc
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