There are three main tasks performed by the Standing NATO Maritime Group 2, said Commodore James Morley, the commander of the Group, speaking at a briefing of the commanders of foreign vessels taking part in Breeze 2017 national naval exercise with international participation. He explained that the main task of the Group was to maintain a high level of combat readiness for counteraction to all kinds of threats and humanitarian crises. The second task of the Group is combating the migration wave. Currently vessels from the Group jointly with Turkey and Greece perform such tasks in the Aegean Sea. The third task of the vessels from the Group includes visits to various ports in support of NATO members and partnering countries.
In January 2018, Bulgaria had the lowest minimum salary in the European Union, which was 261 euros, followed by Lithuania with 400 euros and Romania with 408 euros, Eurostat data show. In general, the minimum monthly wage is less than 500 euros in..
The presidents of Bulgaria and Serbia, Rumen Radev and Aleksandar Vucic discussed earlier today in Sofia options for furtherance in bilateral cooperation. Rumen Radev termed Vucic’s visit important not only for Bulgaria and Serbia but for the..
It would be more profitable for Bulgaria to increase its contribution to the EU budget, Prime Minister Boyko Borissov told reporters in Brussels where he attended the informal European Council meeting. The budget of the community is one of the..