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July 23, 2015, by The Sofia Globe staff

The European Commission said on July 23 that it has approved a grant of 6.3 million euro for Bulgaria to cover part of the emergency costs of recovery operations following […]

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EU energy package to fund Bulgaria power line, gas storage study

July 14, 2015, by The Sofia Globe staff

The European Commission said on July 14 that the EU governments have approved a package of 150 million euro in funding for gas and electricity infrast ...

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EU to end data, voice roaming fees in June 2017

June 30, 2015, by The Sofia Globe staff

European Union’s key institutions have reached an agreement that, if approved by member states, would completely eliminate roaming surcharges on ...

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Bulgaria to contribute 100M euro to ‘Investment Plan for Europe’

June 30, 2015, by The Sofia Globe staff

Bulgaria has announced that it will contribute 100 million euro to projects benefiting from finance by the European Fund for Strategic Investments (EF ...


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    EC takes Bulgaria to court over poor air quality
    June 18, 2015, by The Sofia Globe staff

    The European Commission said on June 17 that it has referred Bulgaria to the EU Court of Justice, saying that the country failed to implement measures to reduce “persistently high […]

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    Greece’s creditors await alternative proposals from Athens
    June 8, 2015, by Independent Balkan News Agency

    European Commission president Jean-Claude Juncker accused Greek prime minister Alexis Tsipras on Sunday of distorting proposals by Greece’s creditors for a deal on the country’s bailout and urged him to […]

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    EC asks Bulgaria to implement bank recovery directive
    May 28, 2015, by The Sofia Globe staff

    The European Commission said on May 28 that it has asked 11 EU member states, Bulgaria among them, to fully implement the provisions of the bank recovery and resolution directive. […]