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72% of Bulgarians Want CVM To Continue

72% of Bulgarians want the European Commission to continue with its annual reports on the state of the judicial system in Bulgaria, showed a survey of Eurobarometer ordered by the EC.

Politics » Bulgaria in EU | January 25, 2017, Wednesday // 16:37 | Viewed: 1895

EU Urges Bulgaria to Adopt New Anti-Corruption Laws

Bulgaria needs "a new legal framework" on the fight against corruption, changes to public administration legislation, and establish a mechanism for public reporting on high-level cases under investigation, the European Commission believes.

Politics » Bulgaria in EU | January 25, 2017, Wednesday // 14:40 | Viewed: 4418

EU to Deliver New CVM Report of Bulgaria Late This Year

Bulgaria needs a "track record in terms of bringing high level cases to a successful conclusion in court," the EU Commission believes.

Politics » Bulgaria in EU | January 25, 2017, Wednesday // 12:29 | Viewed: 4311

EU Commission to Publish CVM Reports on Bulgaria, Romania

The European Commission is set to unveil the reports measuring Bulgaria and Romania's progress in reform on Wednesday.

Politics » Bulgaria in EU | January 25, 2017, Wednesday // 07:05 | Viewed: 2433

Bulgarian Appointed as Eurostat Acting Director

Mariana Kotzeva has become the Acting Director-General of Europe's statistics body, Eurostat, as of the beginning of this year, the agency has said.

Politics » Bulgaria in EU | January 24, 2017, Tuesday // 10:32 | Viewed: 3787

World Bank: Entire Bulgarian Generation Needed To Reach EU Standards

Bulgaria has to continue to improve collectability of taxes and take measures for reducing the size of the grey economy, recommended the European Commission.

Politics » Bulgaria in EU | January 18, 2017, Wednesday // 21:35 | Viewed: 2777

EP's Tajani 'Wishes GERB Good Luck in Elections' - Bulgaria PM

Newly-elected European Parliament President Antonio Tajani has spoken with outgoing Bulgarian Prime Minister Boyko Borisov, the latter has said.

Politics » Bulgaria in EU | January 18, 2017, Wednesday // 10:20 | Viewed: 1927

Logo of Bulgaria's EU Presidency Selected

Outgoing Deputy Prime Minister Meglena Kuneva presented the logo of the Bulgarian Presidency of the Council of the European Union in 2018.

Politics » Bulgaria in EU | January 17, 2017, Tuesday // 15:14 | Viewed: 2324

Bulgaria's Election Watchdog Confirms Petar Kurumbashev Will Be MEP

Petar Kurumbashev will gain a seat as member of the European Parliament after Iliana Iotova assumes the Bulgarian Vice President's duties this Sunday, the Central Election Commission has said.

Politics » Bulgaria in EU | January 16, 2017, Monday // 14:29 | Viewed: 1620

Austria's Chancellor Accuses Eastern Europe of 'Exporting Unemployment'

Austrian Chancellor Christian Kern has said he will ask the EU to allow local entrepreneurs to give preference to "native" job candidates unless there are other suitable applications.

Politics » Bulgaria in EU | January 12, 2017, Thursday // 11:10 | Viewed: 2649

170 Participants in Competition for Bulgaria's EU Presidency Logo

170 participants have submitted projects for participation in the competition for a logo for Bulgaria’s Presidency of the Council of the European Union.

Politics » Bulgaria in EU | January 3, 2017, Tuesday // 18:23 | Viewed: 2080

Europe Braces for Tectonic Shifts - PES Leader

Europe cannot solve Bulgaria's domestic problems, former Prime Minister and current Party of European Socialists (PES) head Sergey Stanishev has said.

Politics » Bulgaria in EU | January 3, 2017, Tuesday // 10:40 | Viewed: 3905

EU 'Only Viable Project Helping Bulgaria' - Deputy PM

Ten years on from joining the EU, Bulgaria retains its confidence the bloc is "the only viable project giving support" to the country, outgoing Deputy Prime Minister Meglena Kuneva has said.

Politics » Bulgaria in EU | January 3, 2017, Tuesday // 09:48 | Viewed: 2678

Bulgaria in Unprecedented Situation after Georgieva's EU Commission Departure

Since January 01, Bulgaria has not been represented by its own Commissioner in the European Union's executive body, becoming the first member state with offering no successor to a departing commissioner.

Politics » Bulgaria in EU | January 3, 2017, Tuesday // 07:40 | Viewed: 2497

Bulgaria Marks 10 Years of EU Membership

Bulgaria celebrates on Sunday ten years since it joined the European Union.

Politics » Bulgaria in EU | January 1, 2017, Sunday // 14:00 | Viewed: 4136

DW: 'Brain Drain' from Bulgaria, Romania Helps Germany

The exodus of hundreds of thousands of skilled workers from Bulgaria and Romania has largely helped Germany's labour market, especially in sectors such as medicine, a Deutsche Welle article says.

Politics » Bulgaria in EU | December 29, 2016, Thursday // 15:49 | Viewed: 4997

EU Commission Gives Bulgaria Fresh Funding on Migrant Crisis

The European Commission says it has granted additional funding to Bulgaria to help it deal with the migrant crisis.

Politics » Bulgaria in EU | December 23, 2016, Friday // 15:37 | Viewed: 4383

EU Commission's Digital Portfolio 'May Depend on Georgieva Replacement'

EU Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker's final decision on how to manage the digital economy portfolio "may depend on Bulgaria's choice to replace Georgieva," Politico has said.

Politics » Bulgaria in EU | December 20, 2016, Tuesday // 08:14 | Viewed: 1913

Bulgaria's EU Commissioner Nominee Must Have Broad Political Support

Bulgaria will only nominate its next European Commissioner if a candidate enjoys support from across the political spectrum, outgoing Prime Minister Boyko Borisov has said.

Politics » Bulgaria in EU | December 16, 2016, Friday // 09:45 | Viewed: 2162

EU Should Consult Trump Before Keeping Russia Sanctions - Bulgaria PM

Bulgaria's outgoing Prime Minister Boyko Borisov hypothesized the European Union should consider lifting sanctions on Russia if the United states revokes the measure under Donald Trump.

Politics » Bulgaria in EU | December 16, 2016, Friday // 08:24 | Viewed: 4268
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