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GERB and BSP to Discuss Priorities of Bulgaria’s Presidency of Council of Europe

The leader of GERB Boyko Borisov and Bulgarian Socialist Party leader Kornelia Ninova are expected to meet on Tuesday, in order to discuss the priorities of Bulgaria’s forthcoming Presidency of the Council of Europe starting on January 1, 2018, as well as

Politics » Bulgaria in EU | April 11, 2017, Tuesday // 11:03 | Viewed: 3114

EU Commissioner Věra Jourová: Bulgaria and Romania on Right Track and Not Any Worse than Other Member States

EU Commissioner for Justice, Consumers and Gender Equality  Věra Jourová stated that according to the latest EC report on the systems of justice within the community, Bulgaria and Romania are on right track in the sphere and they are not worse than the ot

Politics » Bulgaria in EU | April 10, 2017, Monday // 16:50 | Viewed: 3968

Government Approves Bulgarian Presidency of the Council of EU costs

At a regular meeting Bulgaria’s caretaker government approved a cost estimate for the country’s Presidency of the Council of the European Union.

Politics » Bulgaria in EU | April 5, 2017, Wednesday // 15:59 | Viewed: 14317

Donald Tusk: Bulgaria is Perhaps the Best Example of How to Protect our Borders

President Rumen Radev and European Council President Donald Tusk discussed in Sofia the situation in the Balkans, the processes of migration and issues, connected with Brexit, according to BNR.

Politics » Bulgaria in EU | April 4, 2017, Tuesday // 15:08 | Viewed: 5454

Black Sea region – Focus of Bulgaria’s EU Presidency

The draft of the national programme for the Council of EU’s Bulgarian presidency should be ready by June.

Politics » Bulgaria in EU | April 4, 2017, Tuesday // 13:01 | Viewed: 3931

President Radev and European Council President Tusk to discuss the Protection of EU External borders

The President of the European Council Donald Tusk is to pay a working visit to Bulgaria at the invitation of Bulgaria’s President Rumen Radev, according to BNR.

Politics » Bulgaria in EU | April 4, 2017, Tuesday // 12:04 | Viewed: 14336

Program of Bulgarian Presidency of EU Council Being Prepared

The draft national program for the Bulgarian presidency of the European Union must be ready by June, Deputy Prime Minister Denitsa Zlateva said, accprding to BNR.

Politics » Bulgaria in EU | April 4, 2017, Tuesday // 07:31 | Viewed: 17654

Northwest Bulgaria Remains EU's Lowest Income Region

Northwest Bulgaria remains the region with the lowest income per capita in the EU, showed the latest Eurostat data.

Politics » Bulgaria in EU | March 30, 2017, Thursday // 14:33 | Viewed: 3137

Donald Tusk Personally Congratulates Boyko Borisov on Winning the Elections

President of the European Council Donald Tusk personally congratulated Boyko Borisov for winning the elections against the socialist on Sunday, the press centre of GERB announced.

Politics » Bulgaria in EU | March 30, 2017, Thursday // 13:33 | Viewed: 14610

Ambassador Emma Hopkins About the New Migration Rules

British ambassador to Bulgaria Emma Hopkins stated, in an interview for bTV, quoted by BNR, that Great Britain would continue to provide safe haven to foreign nationals living there but that the rules for Bulgarians applying for jobs will change.

Politics » Bulgaria in EU | March 30, 2017, Thursday // 12:07 | Viewed: 13507

European Left Hails Consolidation of Left Vote in Bulgaria

The Party of European Socialists (PES) congratulates its Bulgarian member party, the Bulgarian Socialist Party (BSP), for the strong result they achieved during the snap general elections in Bulgaria last Sunday, according to BTA.

Politics » Bulgaria in EU | March 29, 2017, Wednesday // 08:42 | Viewed: 14460

President Radev to Participate in Ceremony Marking 60th Anniversary of the Treaties of Rome

On March 25 Bulgarian President Rumen Radev will participate in a ceremony marking the 60th anniversary of the Treaties of Rome, which set the beginning of the creation of the European Union.

Politics » Bulgaria in EU | March 24, 2017, Friday // 12:54 | Viewed: 14378

Donald Tusk To Visit Bulgaria in April

President Rumen Radev thanked in a telephone conversation the President of the European Council Donald Tusk for his support for Cohesion policy to be included in the Rome Declaration which will be adopted by the heads of state and government leaders of th

Politics » Bulgaria in EU | March 22, 2017, Wednesday // 15:57 | Viewed: 14954

Bulgaria's Govt Approves Position for EU Summit Meeting in Rome

The interim government has approved Bulgaria’s position for the summit meeting of EU member-states in Rome on March 25.

Politics » Bulgaria in EU | March 22, 2017, Wednesday // 13:48 | Viewed: 2871

EP Adopts Resolution on Bulgarians in Albania

A month ago, the European Parliament adopted a resolution on Albania, which included a text, put forward by Bulgarian MEPs Andrey Kovatchev and Angel Dzhambazki, reaffirming the rights of the Bulgarian population in Mala Prespa, Golo Brdo and Gora.

Politics » Bulgaria in EU | March 20, 2017, Monday // 21:34 | Viewed: 15323

Expenses for Bulgaria's EU Presidency To Exceed BGN 50 M for 2017

The expenditures for the preparation of the Bulgarian Presidency of the Council of the European Union will exceed the limit of BGN 50 M allocated for this year and the amount will be altered, announced Yana Doncheva, director of the National Centre for Pr

Politics » Bulgaria in EU | March 15, 2017, Wednesday // 10:38 | Viewed: 3263

EU To Send Experts to Sofia To Help With Presidency Organisation

The EU will send its own experts to Sofia in order to help with the organisation of the Bulgarian Presidency of the Council of the EU, stated on bTV Deputy PM Denitsa Zlateva who is responsible for the presidency.

Politics » Bulgaria in EU | March 15, 2017, Wednesday // 10:07 | Viewed: 14703

Bulgaria's Deputy PM: No Nominations for EU Commissioner under Discussion

Deputy Prime Minister Denitsa Zlateva has denied that the interim government has discussed concrete nominations for the next Bulgarian European Commissioner.

Politics » Bulgaria in EU | March 14, 2017, Tuesday // 13:57 | Viewed: 3213

Bulgarians See Free Movement as Most Cherished EU Right

Freedom of movement is the most essential right enjoyed within the EU, according to a vast majority of Bulgarians, a survey finds.

Politics » Bulgaria in EU | March 9, 2017, Thursday // 14:00 | Viewed: 55303

No Bulgarian MEPs in Politico's Top 40 Shortlist This Year

There are no Bulgarian members of the European Parliament in Politico's ranking of 40 MEPs who matter in 2017 - a list where more than half are newcomers.

Politics » Bulgaria in EU | March 9, 2017, Thursday // 10:45 | Viewed: 3619

Council of EU: Choice of New Judicial Council Is Test for Progress in Bulgaria

Dropping out the monitoring mechanisms on Bulgaria and Romania would only take place after their recommendations are implemented, the Council of the European Union says in a report.

Politics » Bulgaria in EU | March 9, 2017, Thursday // 07:30 | Viewed: 2954
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