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European Parliament of Enterprises will be held on 11 June 2018 in Sofia

In relation to the Bulgarian Presidency of the Council of EU, the Bulgarian Chamber of Commerce and Industry is organizing together with EUROCHAMBRES the European Parliament of Enterprises /EPE/.

Politics » Bulgaria in EU | June 11, 2018, Monday // 15:56 | Viewed: 3394

ACER: Council Agrees Position to Update the Role of the EU Agency for the Cooperation of Energy Regulators

The Council today agreed its position (general approach) on a regulation to update the role of ACER, the EU Agency for the Cooperation of Energy Regulators.

Politics » Bulgaria in EU | June 11, 2018, Monday // 13:49 | Viewed: 1858

Bulgarian Presidency Brings the EU a Step Closer to a Common Cybersecurity Certification Framework

With Bulgaria's Minister for Information Technology and Communications Ivaylo Moskovski as chair, the telecommunications ministers of the EU Member States today confirmed their position on draft EU rules to ensure that products and services in the digital

Politics » Bulgaria in EU | June 11, 2018, Monday // 13:47 | Viewed: 3426

Euractiv: Penka the Cow – a Buzz that Eclipsed the Bulgarian Presidency

The case of Penka the cow got the unprecedented attention of the world media, so much so that a Bulgarian columnist wrote it had outshone the official highlights of the country’s EU Presidency.

Politics » Bulgaria in EU | June 9, 2018, Saturday // 12:49 | Viewed: 2865

Bulgarian Presidency Brings the EU a Step Closer to a Common Cybersecurity Certification Framework

With Bulgaria's Minister for Information Technology and Communications Ivaylo Moskovski as chair, the telecommunications ministers of the EU Member States today confirmed their position on draft EU rules to ensure that products and services in the digital

Politics » Bulgaria in EU | June 9, 2018, Saturday // 12:19 | Viewed: 3029

Participants at Sofia Conference Confirm the Role of Cohesion Policy as a Key Investment Instrument in Europe

The importance of cohesion policy as an investment instrument in Europe was reaffirmed at a high-level conference on “EU cohesion policy: post-2020 perspectives for convergence and sustainable regions”, which took place on 8 June 2018 in Sofia.

Politics » Bulgaria in EU | June 9, 2018, Saturday // 12:16 | Viewed: 19238

EU to Create a Common Cybersecurity Certification Framework and Beef up its Agency – Council Agrees its Position

The EU is to enhance its cyber resilience by setting up an EU-wide certification framework for information and communication technology (ICT) products, services and processes.

Politics » Bulgaria in EU | June 9, 2018, Saturday // 12:14 | Viewed: 2319

EULEX Kosovo: New Role for the EU Rule of Law Mission

On 8 June 2018, the Council decided to refocus the mandate of the EU rule of law mission EULEX Kosovo.

Politics » Bulgaria in EU | June 9, 2018, Saturday // 12:12 | Viewed: 2127

Bulgarian Presidency Brings Member States together on Key Legislation on Air, Marine Transport and on EU Toll System

With Bulgaria´s Transport Minister Ivaylo Moskovski as chair, EU transport ministers today agreed their position on rules to safeguard competition in air transport, on port reception facilities and on electronic road tolling and exchange of information.

Politics » Bulgaria in EU | June 8, 2018, Friday // 11:52 | Viewed: 2782

EDA and Bulgarian EU Presidency Highlight Importance of Military Mobility

On 7 June 2018, the European Defence Agency (EDA) and the Bulgarian Presidency of the Council of the European Union (EU) co-organised the conference “Military Mobility – Key to European Security” in Brussels.

Politics » Bulgaria in EU | June 8, 2018, Friday // 11:48 | Viewed: 15347

European Parliament Elections: Council Reaches Agreement on a Set of Measures to Modernise EU Electoral Law

The Council reached agreement on new measures to update EU electoral law.

Politics » Bulgaria in EU | June 8, 2018, Friday // 11:46 | Viewed: 1632

EU is Making it Easier to Recover Unpaid Road Tolls – Council Agrees its Stance

EU countries want to make it easier to trace owners of foreign vehicles that fail to pay road tolls by granting each other access to national vehicle registration data.

Politics » Bulgaria in EU | June 8, 2018, Friday // 11:44 | Viewed: 1551

Tackling Marine Litter: Council Agrees its Stance on Port Reception Facilities

Ships should not gain any financial advantage by dumping waste at sea.

Politics » Bulgaria in EU | June 8, 2018, Friday // 11:42 | Viewed: 1384

EU Agrees New Rules to Make Sure Money Laundering Criminals are Punished

On 7 June 2018, the Council (at ambassadors' level) confirmed the agreement reached between the Bulgarian presidency and the Parliament on new rules on using criminal law to counter money laundering.

Politics » Bulgaria in EU | June 8, 2018, Friday // 11:39 | Viewed: 3565

Safeguarding Competition in Air Transport – the Council Adopts its Position

The Council today adopted a general approach on the proposed rules for safeguarding competition in air transport.

Politics » Bulgaria in EU | June 7, 2018, Thursday // 12:22 | Viewed: 1644

High Level Conference “EU Cohesion Policy: Post-2020 Perspectives for Convergence and Sustainable Regions"

A high level conference dedicated to “EU cohesion policy: post-2020 perspectives for convergence and sustainable regions” will be held on 8 June 2018 at the National Palace of Culture in Sofia.

Politics » Bulgaria in EU | June 7, 2018, Thursday // 12:20 | Viewed: 1517

Bulgarian Presidency Reports on the Progress Made on the Reform of the Common European Asylum System

With Bulgarian Minister of the Interior Valentin Radev as Chair, the ministers of the interior of the EU Member States today took stock of the progress made by the Bulgarian Presidency on the reform of the Common European Asylum System.

Politics » Bulgaria in EU | June 6, 2018, Wednesday // 12:49 | Viewed: 4953

Rumen Porodzanov: Tools for Supporting Young Farmers should Become more Effective

Ensuring generational renewal in farming was the focus of the informal meeting of EU Agriculture Ministers held in Sofia on 4-5 June 2018.

Politics » Bulgaria in EU | June 5, 2018, Tuesday // 14:11 | Viewed: 2009

EU Justice Ministers Send a Signal of Unity at Monday’s JHA

With Bulgarian Justice Minister Ms Tsetska Tsacheva as chair, EU Justice Ministers on Monday reached an agreement on some of the rules that will make it easier for entrepreneurs to go restart their business if they have gone bankrupt.

Politics » Bulgaria in EU | June 5, 2018, Tuesday // 12:31 | Viewed: 1747

Joint Actions are Key to Preventing and Reducing the Risk of Disasters

The 40th meeting of the Directors-General for Civil Protection of the EU, of the European Economic Area and of the Candidate Countries was held on 31 May and 1 June in Sofia.

Politics » Bulgaria in EU | June 4, 2018, Monday // 16:29 | Viewed: 4993

Developments for Effective EU Migration Policy Discussed in Sofia

In the framework of the Bulgarian Presidency of the Council of the EU, the European Migration Network Presidency conference “Crossroads of Migration: Challenges and Success Factors in Managing Migration Flows” was held in Sofia on 31 May and 1 June.

Politics » Bulgaria in EU | June 4, 2018, Monday // 16:27 | Viewed: 6858
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