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.
Bulgaria and the European Bank for Reconstruction and Development, EBRD, are continuing their active cooperation in developing infrastructure projects in the Balkans. This was the highlight in the talks between PM Boyko Borissov and EBRD President..
Representatives of the government and of the opposition in parliament adopted a common position on migration, Focus news agency reports. By force of this decision, adopted unanimously, the MPs obligate the Council of Ministers not to sign..
For the first six months of 2018 Bulgaria’s customs report a 5.8 percent growth in revenues on the same period of 2017. Growth is seen in all kinds of tax revenues. For the first time revenues from VAT on imports have exceeded the psychological..