From December 11 until December 16 the National Palace of Culture in Sofia hosts the 46 th edition of the International Sofia Book Fair. More than 160 exhibitors from Bulgaria and abroad take part at this year’s edition of the book fair. The festival..
The European Parliament is expected to vote today a new resolution which demands Bulgaria’s and Romania’s swift accession to the Schengen Area. On Monday (December 10) the MEPs held a debate in support of the two Balkan countries in their Schengen..
Nobody wants a rise of tension, Bulgarian Deputy Prime Minister Ekaterina Zaharieva told Bulgarian journalists at the EU Foreign Affairs Council in Brussels on the occasion of the events in the Kerch Strait. The Council of the EU has called for the..
The UN Conference in Morocco has adopted the Migration Pact in the presence of leaders from around 150 countries. Bulgaria, as well as other EU Member States, refrained from supporting the document. In July, all UN member states, with the..
Parents of children with disabilities have received the Human of the Year Award 2018 of the Bulgarian Helsinki Committee. The awards are traditionally given on the International Day of Human Rights, marked today across the world. The chairman of..
Bulgaria is at the bottom of the EU living standard ranking, a survey made by economists from the Bulgarian Academy of Science shows. In the past seven years the living standard in Bulgaria as compared to other EU members was four to six times lower...
Sergei Stanishev was reelected for the third time as President of the Party of European Socialists (PES). 270 delegates (83.9%) supported the former Chairman of the Bulgarian Socialist Party at the congress of PES in Lisbon. 23 delegates voted against..
The European Parliament will discuss today and vote on Tuesday a new resolution which calls for the accession of Bulgaria and Romania to the Schengen Area. MEP and President of the Party of European Socialists Sergei Stanishev is a rapporteur for the..
Bulgaria’s President Rumen Radev participated at the celebrations of the Hanukkah by the Jewish Community at Sofia’s Central Synagogue. President Radev was invited to light the main candle of Hanukkah. I believe that we are going to face the..
113 out of the 209 Bulgarian municipalities applying for the WIFI4EU initiative, promoting free access to Wi-Fi connectivity for citizens in public spaces, have been approved, Mariya Gabriel, European Commissioner for Digital Economy and Society has..