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.
Three Bulgarians were awarded the highest state decoration of Slovakia bestowed on foreign nationals. At a special ceremony at the embassy of Slovakia in Sofia Alexander Dimitrov was awarded the Order of the White Double Cross, 3 rd..
Emil Karanikolov, Minister of Economy of Bulgaria and Mariam Al Mehairi, Minister of State for Food Security of the United Arab Emirates discussed, in Sofia, the promotion of contacts between Bulgaria and the United Arab Emirates. Over the..
The street lighting in Kapana quarter of Plovdiv will begin to flicker every time a baby is born in the city. The design for this unique effect is by Alberto Garutti from Italy and is part of the programme “Plovdiv, European capital of culture, 2019”...