Bulgaria has demonstrated that change in three and a half years is possible, Rosen Plevneliev tells CNBC

24 September 2012 | 16:04
In the long term, Bulgaria will adopt the single European currency, but before this can happen it will carefully monitor developments in the euro area, President Rosen Plevneliev told US television network CNBC in an interview.

Bulgaria will nominate Irina Bokova for a second term as Director-General of UNESCO

24 September 2012 | 12:12
The terrorist attack at the airport in Sarafovo was completely unacceptable and such acts should not be tolerated, UN Secretary General Ban Ki-moon told President Rosen Plevneliev at a meeting in New York. They held talks at UN headquarters on the first day of the President’s visit to the US.

Approval of the laws on the security sector will make it more effective

21 September 2012 | 14:02
“It is unacceptable that for more than 20 years, the special services have remained without laws to govern them,” President Rosen Plevneliev told a meeting of the Council on Foreign Affairs, Defence and Security. The public debate was held at the initiative of the President to discuss the draft law on the special services and the overall statutes on the management and operation of the system to protect the national security of Bulgaria.

Bulgaria must tackle inequalities in citizens’ access to the internet and e-services

20 September 2012 | 16:04
Investment in digital infrastructure is critical to citizens' access to electronic services and bridging the gap between generations, President Rosen Plevneliev told European Commission Vice President Neelie Kroes at a meeting today at the Presidency offices at 2 Dondoukov Boulevard.

Bulgarian society needs consensus on the priorities and future of the health system

19 September 2012 | 15:03
Healthcare reform will be a condition for the granting of EU funds for Bulgaria in the next financial framework for the period 2014-2020 and is therefore particularly important in the coming months that our society agrees on the goals of health reform. This was said today by President Rosen Plevneliev at the opening of a meeting of the Council for Economic and Social Development Policies on “Health and health: key objectives and decisions”.







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