As of 1st January 2018, Bulgaria is taking over the rotating Presidency of the Council of the EU. Up until June, the country will host a number of forums, focusing on priority spheres like security, enlargement of the EU
Bulgaria to receive EUR 2 bln from the EU budget in 2018. The budget provides for investment in research, scientific work, infrastructure, employment and handling problems with youth unemployment, as well as payments to farmers.
Hub for E-trade in Agricultural Produce between China, CEE Countries to Open in Plovdiv A logistics hub for e-trade in agricultural produce between China and Central and East European (CEE) countries will open by the end in November
Bulgaria ranks 4th in EU in GDP growth for 2016 - Eurostat Bulgaria is in fourth place in the European Union (EU) in last year's growth, according to Eurostat's revised gross domestic product (GDP) data for the previous 12 months.