Addressing the congress of the European People’s Party, EPP, in Helsinki, the chairman of GERB party and Prime Minister of Bulgaria Boyko Borissov urged the EPP to come up with clear positions on issues like Schengen enlargement with the accession of Bulgaria and Romania, and the future of the EU’s economic cohesion policy.
The GERB delegation supported Manfred Weber’s nomination for leading EPP candidate for the European Parliament elections in 2019. The congress is expected to adopt common positions on issues vital to Europe, such as security, migration, economic growth and the creation of new jobs.
It is 30 years today since the historic visit to Bulgaria by French President Francois Mitterrand which gave an impetus to the democratic processes in the country. During his visit in January 1989, President Mitterrand invited 12..
Forty-three people have been detained in Sofia and six other towns in an operation by the specialized prosecutor’s office, the State Agency for National Security and the General Directorate for Combatting Organized Crime. The..
Bulgaria’s balance of trade until November 2018 is negative, and stands at 167.2 million euro, with a deficit of 119.5 million euro for November 2017, the Bulgarian National Bank says. In the January-November 2018 period, the trade..