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Main information — satellite-based tolling system in Bulgaria

Main information — satellite-based tolling system in Bulgaria

As from 1 March 2020, road vehicles with a total technically permissible maximum weight exceeding 3,5 tonnes circulating on paid road sections in Bulgaria will have to pay for their use distance-based road charges – toll. The toll replaces the electronic vignette for heavy vehicles and buses.
14 February 2020
13 countries, including Bulgaria, issue a declaration for faster European integration of the Western Balkans

13 countries, including Bulgaria, issue a declaration for faster European integration of the Western Balkans

The Bulgarian Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Foreign Affairs Ekaterina Zaharieva, together with the ministers of 12 other EU Member States, urged for the speeding up of the European integration of the Western Balkans. The thirteen Ministers (Bulgaria, the Czech Republic, Estonia, Latvia, Lithuania, Hungary, Italy, Malta, Austria, Croatia, Slovenia, Poland, Slovakia) called for the opening of accession negotiations with the Republic of North Macedonia and Albania in June 2019.
11 June 2019
General Affairs Council discusses external action aspects of next Multiannual Financial Framework

General Affairs Council discusses external action aspects of next Multiannual Financial Framework

Deputy Foreign Minister Emilia Kraleva took part in a regular meeting of the General Affairs Council in Brussels on May 21. The next Multiannual Financial Framework (MFF) and the preparations for the European Council meeting in June were the key topics on the meeting’s agenda.
21 May 2019
EU confirms its leading role in the 2030 UN Agenda for Sustainable Development

EU confirms its leading role in the 2030 UN Agenda for Sustainable Development

The implementation of the 2030 UN Agenda for Sustainable Development and the Paris Agreement on Climate Change were in the focus of the regular meeting of the Foreign Affairs Council (Development) held in Brussels today. The Bulgarian delegation was led by Ambassador Dimiter Tzantchev, Permanent Representative of Bulgaria to the EU.
17 May 2019
Ekaterina Zaharieva: Bulgaria gives practical support to Eastern Partnership countries

Ekaterina Zaharieva: Bulgaria gives practical support to Eastern Partnership countries

The Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Foreign Affairs Ekaterina Zaharieva is taking part in the meeting of foreign minister of the EU Member States and their counterparts from the six countries of the Eastern Partnership (EP): Armenia, Azerbaijan, Belarus, Georgia, Moldova and Ukraine. This initiative of the EU and its six partners to the East, launched back in 2009, is marking its 10th anniversary this year.
13 May 2019
Foreign Ministers of EU and Arab League meet in Brussels

Foreign Ministers of EU and Arab League meet in Brussels

The Bulgarian delegation was headed by Ekaterina Zaharieva, Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Foreign Affairs. The meeting was co-chaired for the EU by the High Representative, Federica Mogherini, and for the LAS, by M.A. Al-Dirdiri, the Foreign Minister of the Sudan, and Ahmed Aboul Gheit, the Secretary General of the League of Arab States.
04 February 2019
Deputy PM Zaharieva: We Invest in Peace and Security in Africa

Deputy PM Zaharieva: We Invest in Peace and Security in Africa

The first ministerial meeting of the EU and the African Union was held in Brussels today. The Bulgarian delegation was headed by Deputy Prime Minister in charge of the judicial reform and Foreign Minister Ekaterina Zaharieva. The meeting was co-chaired by Federica Mogherini, the High Representative for Foreign Affairs and Security Policy, and Richard Sezibera, Minister of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation of Rwanda.
22 January 2019

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