In his annual speech on the state of the EU before the EP in Strasbourg President of the EC Jean-Claude Juncker declared that it was about time for Bulgaria and Romania to enter Schengen. He also called on all EU member-states to show greater responsibility in guarding the community’s external borders. Bulgaria, Italy and Spain shouldn’t be left alone in their border security efforts, Mr. Juncker said. He also defended the stance on the introduction of the common European currency across all member-states, including the poorer Eastern European ones. He appealed for a clear perspective on the EU accession of the Western Balkans, but underlined that this approach was out of question for Turkey in the visible future.
Executive Director of AES, one of the US-owned power plants in Bulgaria’s Maritza East complex, Ivan Tsankov, has told the Bulgarian National Radio that any change in the long-term contracts for buying produced energy should be approved by creditor..
Bulgarian Head of State Rumen Radev has sent a greeting address to his Russian counterpart, Vladimir Putin, on his victory in the presidential elections of the Russian Federation. "I hope we will work together for the realisation of existing..
Bulgarian business projects that attract Qatar’s investment interest have been discussed at a meeting of Bulgarian Prime Minister Boyko Borissov with a delegation from Qatar, led by Sheikh Abdulaziz bin Al Thani and including representatives of the Qatar..