All posts tagged European Commission

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February 23, 2015, by The Sofia Globe staff

The European Commission will resume payments under Bulgaria’s operational programme for regional development, which were suspended earlier “to ensure the effectiveness of control systems”. Claims worth a total 144 million […]

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EU winter economic forecast predicts weaker growth in Bulgaria

February 5, 2015, by The Sofia Globe staff

European Commission’s winter forecast for the EU economy, released on February 5, predicted economic growth in all of the bloc’s 28 member sta ...

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EC hails ‘impressive momentum’ in fighting corruption in Romania’s CVM report

January 28, 2015, by The Sofia Globe staff

The European Commission said on January 28 that Romania has made continued progress since last year’s Co-operation and Verification Mechanism (CVM) ...

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Bulgarians see little progress in judiciary reform, corruption fight – survey

January 27, 2015, by The Sofia Globe staff

Bulgarians were more downbeat about the progress made by the country in reforming its judiciary and fighting corruption and organised crime, a Eurobar ...

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    Borissov: EC has approved 2014/2020 transport funding for Bulgaria
    December 18, 2014, by The Sofia Globe staff

    The European Commission has approved the 2014/2020 transport and transport infrastructure programme, meaning millions for motorways and the metro, according to remarks by Bulgarian Prime Minister Boiko Borissov after a […]

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    European Parliament rejects motion of censure against Juncker
    November 27, 2014, by The Sofia Globe staff

    Members of the European Parliament voted overwhelmingly on November 27 to reject a motion of censure against European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker in connection with allegations that in his time […]