On the Balkans

Date for starting negotiations with Macedonia to be determined soon, Spanish EU presidency allows Spanish Foreign Minister Miguel Angel Moratinos declared in a Skopje visit that Macedonia could receive a date for starting negotiations with the EU during..

published on 4/23/10 11:20 AM

Will Bulgarian emigrants return to this country?

The history of Bulgarian emigration started over a century ago. Some 35 000 people went beyond the ocean then as “a first wave”. Nowadays there are over 200 000 Bulgarian emigrants in the USA. The European continent has also given shelter to hundreds of..

published on 4/23/10 10:11 AM

Radio Bulgaria Programme, April26, 2010

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published on 4/23/10 9:33 AM

Radio Bulgaria Programme, April25, 2010

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published on 4/23/10 9:32 AM

Radio Bulgaria Programme, April24, 2010

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published on 4/23/10 9:29 AM

European Biodiversity Campaign

The World Earth Day is marked in Bulgaria with a series of events, one of the most significant of them being the presentation of the EU campaign for enhancing the awareness of people on the loss of biodiversity on the Old Continent. The year 2010 has also..

published on 4/22/10 12:49 PM

Radio Bulgaria Programme, April 23, 2010

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published on 4/22/10 9:53 AM

Bulgarian retirees in times of crisis

Bulgarians have the lowest incomes in Europe, statistics show. Labour incomes in Bulgaria are three times lower than those in the EU. In Bulgaria there are more than 2 million retirees out of a total population of 7.5 million people. The Bulgarian retirees..

published on 4/21/10 1:39 PM

Bulgarian MEPs and environmentalists lobby in European Parliament for GMO-free Bulgaria

With the recent amendments to the Bulgarian GMO Act, the GMO-free Bulgaria national campaign had a triumphant victory . Without officially declaring the country a GMO-free territory, which is not allowed by EU legislation, the new regulations in the..

published on 4/21/10 1:21 PM

National campaign for foster care popularization

“Each child wants a family” is the slogan of the national campaign for popularization of foster care in Bulgaria. The campaign was initiated by the UNICEF with the partnership of the Ministry of Labor and Social Policy, the Agency for Social Support, the..

published on 4/21/10 1:05 PM