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President of European Parliament Hans-Gert Pottering has invited Hindu statesman Rajan Zed, president of the Universal Society of Hinduism, for a meeting to discuss Hindu issues and promote interfaith dialogue.
The meeting would take place on December 10
The Swedish Parliament ratified late Thursday night the Lisbon making Sweden the twenty-fourth member state of the EU to do so.
The Director of the European Anti-Fraud Office OLAF Franz-Hermann Bruener said Thursday in Sofia the EU budget had incurred losses of between EUR 10 M and EUR 100 M from the frauds with European funds in Bulgaria.
The Director of the European Anti-Fraud Office Franz-Hermann Bruner arrives Thursday in Bulgaria at the invitation of Deputy Prime Minister responsible for the management of the EU funds, Meglena Plugchieva.
Mr Bruner is to discuss with PM Sergey Stanish
Following the Tuesday report of European Commission (EC), showing that migration of workers had a positive impact on Member States' economies, the UK Times has published an article addressing issues of opening the country's labor markets to individuals fr
The European Commission (EC) published on Tuesday a report showing that migration workers from countries that joined the European Union in 2004 and 2007 have had a positive impact on Member States' economies and have not led to serious disturbances on the
Bulgaria is doing at least as well as Romania in the fields of justice and home affairs but it has unfairly been portrayed in a more negative light.
The European Commission (EC) Commissioner for Agriculture and Rural Development Mariann Fischer-Boel refused on Tuesday to comply with requests to extend the term for subsidies for tobacco producers, the Bulgarian Information Agency BTA reported.
The Bulgarian Cabinet is insisting on the revocation of the transitional periods limiting the free migration of Bulgarian citizens in countries members of the European Union (EU), the Bulgarian Social Minister Emilya Maslarova reported on Monday.
The government of Ireland is expected to extend the work restrictions on Bulgaria and Romanian citizens for at least three more years because of the rising unemployment in the country.
The labor market of the Netherlands will remain closed for Bulgarian and Romanian citizens, the Dutch daily NRC Handelsblad reported on Sunday.
Bulgarian mafia are proving quick to spot that as with any generous subsidies administered from afar, the Sapard programme of the EU is ripe for fraud, an article in the Telegraph states.
The plundering of the scheme, which handed over more than GBP 2 bi
French President Nicolas Sarkozy expressed Friday concerns about Russia's plans to install short-range missiles close to EU borders in response to the US missile deployment plan.
"I told President Medvedev how much we are concerned about his declaration
The euro area is officially in recession after Eurostat, the Statistical Office of the European Communities released flash estimates showing that in the second quarter of 2008 growth rates were -0,2% in the Euro Area and 0,0% in the EU.
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The special unit at the Bulgarian National Investigation Services has initiated 17 preliminary legal proceedings over the abuse of European funds, Prosecutor Bozhidar Dzhambazov reported on Thursday.
Dzhambazov, along with the Bulgarian Prime Minister Se
Bulgaria still has one of the worst health care systems in Europe, according the 2008 Euro Health Consumer Index (EHCI) report prepared by the Health Consumer Power House.
Te report ranks Bulgaria 28th among the 31 countries where data has been collected
Bulgaria's Prime Minister Sergey Stanishev presented Wednesday his new advisory board aiming to improve Bulgaria's development as an EU member, which is chaired by the former French PM Dominique de Villepin.
The National Movement for Stability and Progress (NDSV) party began a campaign to support the nomination of the European Union (EU) Commissioner for consumer protection Meglena Kuneva as the Commissioner and European of the Year, the party press center an
International lawyers have submitted to Brussels a complaint against Bulgaria over alleged restrictions on them doing business in the country, Financial Times reported Tuesday.
The assault on rules imposed by Sofia is led by British and Austrian law firm
The European Union adopted its first ever operation to combat the pirates' actions in Somalia and the Gulf of Aden, the block's presidency announced Monday.
The operation, which will be held under the code name of Eunavfor Atalanta, was officially accept
The European Commissioner for Energy Andris Piebalgs declared Friday in Baku that Azerbaijan was a strategic energy partner of the EU, and emphasized the importance of the EU-Azerbaijan relations.
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