Three jurisdictions have been added to the “black list” of tax havens, said Finance Minister Vladislav Goranov who is chairing the Economic and Financial Affairs (ECOFIN) Council meetings, within the frameworks of the Bulgarian Presidency of the Council of the EU. They are: the Bahamas, the Virgin Islands and Saint Kitts and Nevis. At the same time Bahrain, the Marshall Islands and Saint Lucia are being taken off the list.
With a qualified two-thirds majority – 80 out of a total of 120 MPs – parliament in Skopje voted the amendments to the constitution that will allow the country to change its name to the Republic of North Macedonia. The name change, put down in..
Bulgaria has submitted the rotating presidency of the EU Strategy for the Danube Region to Romania. Deputy Minister of Regional Development and Public Works Denitsa Nikolova, who is National Coordinator of the Strategy, handed over the symbol of..
Vice President Iliyana Yotova is on a working visit to Hungary at the invitation of the Bulgarian community there. During her visit, Yotova met with representatives of the Bulgarian Republican Self-Government in Hungary. In the city of..