Prime Minister Boyko Borissov presents Bulgarian EU Presidency results in Brussels

Photo: BTA

At a regular meeting of the European Council due in Brussels today, Bulgarian Prime Minister Boyko Borissov will present the main results from Bulgaria’s rotating Presidency of the Council of EU.

A special emphasis will be laid on returning the Western Balkans to the strategic EU agenda, progress in the implementation of initiatives from the EU Defense Package and finalizing of dialogue on the Posting of Workers Directive in the sphere of services, the government press service has said.


More from category

Chief of Defence General Andrey Botsev

Sofia and Skopje discuss military cooperation

A delegation of the Bulgarian Ministry of Defence, headed by Chief of Defence General Andrey Botsev, is paying a visit to North Macedonia. The sides are discussing bilateral military cooperation, the transformation of the Macedonian army and..

published on 8/16/19 12:54 PM

North Macedonia is biggest recipient of Bulgarian assistance

North Macedonia is the largest recipient of development assistance from Bulgaria. In 2019, Bulgaria has provided over 500,000 euros to the neighboring country, Foreign Minister Ekaterina Zaharieva said. She opened a new social center in Strumica,..

published on 8/16/19 9:45 AM

Supreme Administrative Court permits construction of radioactive waste depot near Kozloduy

The Supreme Administrative Court has definitively turned down the appeal of the “Coalition for sustainable development” and Ecoglasnost against the environmental assessment of the project for a national low- and intermediate-level radioactive waste..

published on 8/15/19 5:44 PM