The whole equipment of the two nuclear reactors for the suspended Belene NPP will be delivered to Belene by the end of 2017, Bulgaria’s Minister of Energy Temenuzhka Petkova said on Wednesday. On Tuesday Minister Petkova met with representatives of Russia’s company Rosatom which manufactures the equipment. Bulgaria and Rosatom are holding talks aimed at signing an agreement for preservation of the nuclear equipment, Minister Petkova pointed out and added that according to the report of the Bulgarian Academy of Sciences about the necessity of construction of Belene nuclear power plant, Bulgaria and the region will need new nuclear facilities in 2035.
European Union Members do not agree with creating the position of Eurozone finance minister. This European Commission proposal has been discussed within the framework of the two-day regular European Council meeting in Brussels. Prime Minister Boyko..
President Rumen Radev has described as "cynical and brutal" the rejection of his veto over the moratorium on financing innovative oncology drugs. It would not have been so cynical if 370 million euros hadn’t vanished a day before under vague mechanisms...
In order to strengthen security during Bulgaria’s Presidency of the European Council, some 3500 surveillance cameras will be operating in Sofia. 300 new cameras will be placed along Tsarigradsko Shosse Boulevard and the route from the airport..