The First European Junior Olympiad in Informatics, held in Sofia on September 7 – 13 ended up with the handing of 8 gold, 14 silver and 22 bronze medals to students from the 22 countries, members of the Council of Europe. The Bulgarian participants took a total of 8 medals: 1 gold, 5 silver and 2 bronze ones. Russia will host the next edition of the forum, as it scored the best team performance in its initial release.
Bulgarian Foreign Minister Ekaterina Zaharieva held talks in Sofia with Austria’s Federal Minister for Europe, Integration and Foreign Affairs Karin Kneissl. The two expressed their shared the view that the European perspective of the Western..
The government approved the annual account estimates of the State Fund Agriculture for EU funding. Almost 3 bn Leva (1.5 bn euro) will go to finance the agricultural prgrammes in 2018. European funding will amount to over 2.6 bn Leva, 275..
An economic megapolis is taking shape in Southern Bulgaria, along the Sofia-Pazardjik-Plovdiv-Stara Zagora-Bourgas axis, while individual islands of economic activity are developing in the north, indicates a survey by the Institute for Market..