The President of the European Commission Jean-Claude Juncker said Bulgaria meets all criteria and is fit to join Schengen and the eurozone waiting room, ERMII.
At a joint press conference with Bulgarian Prime Minister Juncker praised the significant progress made by the Bulgarian government in combating corruption in the recent years. He said corruption remained a problem but admitted that it is a problem in other countries as well.
Jean-Claude Juncker believes that improving connectedness with the Western Balkans and regarding Turkey is of primary importance for Europe. Juncker however said that no additional members were expected to join EU until 2020. During the next parliamentary term there will be a more close and targeted look at this to ensure that the Western Balkans do obtain a clear European perspective, the European Commission President said.
“ Bulgaria must change its approach when reacting to natural disasters and crises. We need a national coordination center which should provide real-time information in cases when the population is in danger ”, Bulgarian President Rumen Radev said..
Starting today everybody who is aware of a beautiful and little known place in Bulgaria and believes that it should be seen by more people is free to share it. As part of the project Share Bulgaria http://sharebulgaria.net/ , Interactive..
Negotiations have no alternative in resolving problems between Belgrade and Pristina , the Bulgarian Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Foreign Affairs Ekaterina Zaharieva has said following talks in Sofia with Kosovo’s Foreign Minister Behgjet..