All posts tagged euro zone

September 22, 2017, by The Sofia Globe staff

A member of the European Central Bank’s (ECB) executive board has warned candidate and potential candidate countries for EU membership of the risks of “unofficial euroisation”. In a speech in […]

Juncker: ‘I don’t intend to force countries to join the euro if they are not willing or not able to do so’

September 15, 2017, by The Sofia Globe staff

European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker has defended his proposal, announced in the European Parliament in an annual speech on September 13, ...

French president Macron backs Bulgaria’s Schengen, euro zone bids

August 25, 2017, by The Sofia Globe staff

Emmanuel Macron’s tour of Eastern Europe reached Bulgaria’s Black Sea coast on August 25, where, in meetings with President Roumen Radev a ...

GERB leader Borissov: Bulgaria will apply to join euro zone

March 31, 2017, by The Sofia Globe staff

Boiko Borissov, leader of the centre-right GERB party that won the largest share of seats in Bulgaria’s parliamentary elections and who thus is ...

  • Euro zone approves another massive bailout for Greece
    October 25, 2016, by VOANews

    Officials with the Eurozone countries on Tuesday approved a 2.8 billion euro bailout for Greece, the third such bailout delivered to the country since it spiraled into economic crisis six […]

  • A year after Grexit scare, Greece faces Brexit fallout
    June 25, 2016, by Deutsche Welle

    One of the EU’s most fragile economies is bracing for fallout from Britain’s referendum. Greece has become ground zero for the EU’s experiments – from austerity to refugee distribution. There […]