EUScoop Feed The latest articles on Bulgaria from EUScoop EU Scoop logo Attack Wins a Discrimination Case Supported by the Bulgarian Helsinki Committee The political party Attack and their TV channel Alpha won a court case against the Bulgarian Helsinki Committee, a non-government organization famous for providing legal assistance in social justice cases. In 2013, the BHC filed a complaint to the Commission for Protectio... Tue, 19 Jun 2018 19:37:27 GMT Alex Dimchev 2018-06-19T19:37:27Z Google Awards 12-Year-Old Programmer With $2400 The 12-year-old programmer Radostin Cholakov received a $2400 award from Google for creating the apps RSG Chess and The Funny Jester. 24 Chasa tells the story of the 6-grader from the village of Barutin who caught the eye of Google. The company sent him a t-shirt, a diplo... Tue, 19 Jun 2018 19:30:36 GMT Alex Dimchev 2018-06-19T19:30:36Z Ana Brnabić: Serbia Will Never Recognize Independent Kosovo The Prime Minister of Serbia, Ana Brnabić said that Serbia will never recognize Kosovo and that both states will have to make compromises if the conflict is to be resolved. During an interview with the German daily newspaper Welt, Brnabić was quoted as saying: “President ... Tue, 19 Jun 2018 19:23:46 GMT Alex Dimchev 2018-06-19T19:23:46Z Bulgarian Drivers: Safe Drive Index 2018 Bulgarian drivers often exceed the limits, dazzle the opposite with the driving lights and park incorrectly. This shows the data from the Safety Index for 2018. SDIndex (Safe Drive Index) is a generalized self-assessment of the behaviour and reactions of road drivers in r... Tue, 19 Jun 2018 19:19:07 GMT Petya Petrova 2018-06-19T19:19:07Z Boyko Borisov: Closing All External Borders of the EU for Illegal Migrants Bulgarian Prime Minister Boyko Borisov has launched an initiative to close all external borders of the European Union for illegal migrants. "Today we have taken all necessary measures for the reliable protection of the Bulgarian-Turkish border. We propose a compromise and... Tue, 19 Jun 2018 13:19:32 GMT Petya Petrova 2018-06-19T13:19:32Z No Significant Financial Effect for Bulgaria from Brexit Brexit will not have a significant impact on the trade flows in Bulgaria, said Marinela Petrova, Deputy Minister of Finance, during a discussion on the consequences of the UK's release for Bulgaria. "We do not expect a significant influence on the country's overall econom... Tue, 19 Jun 2018 12:57:48 GMT Petya Petrova 2018-06-19T12:57:48Z The Commission for Protection of Competition to Evaluate the BAC Act The Commission for Protection of Competition (CPC) will evaluate whether the draft Bulgarian Automobile Chamber Act contains mechanisms that are contrary to Bulgarian competition law. The bill was submitted to the National Assembly by a group of deputies from the governme... Tue, 19 Jun 2018 11:33:19 GMT Petya Petrova 2018-06-19T11:33:19Z Bulgarians Part of the Soundtrack of "Solo: A Star Wars Story" Bulgarian musicians became part of the soundtrack of “Solo: A Star Wars Story”. It turned out that the favourite of several generations of Bulgarian space saga "Star Wars" has something to take from us too. "The composer John Powell contacted us asking if we could help hi... Tue, 19 Jun 2018 11:05:15 GMT Petya Petrova 2018-06-19T11:05:15Z The New EU Budget Will Benefit Bulgaria The new budget proposed by the EU will make states take on more responsibilities. This is what Ognyan Zlatev, Head of the Representation of the European Commission in Bulgaria, said during a public debate on “EU, EC, EIF, and what? How do we (not) communicate on European ... Tue, 19 Jun 2018 10:26:56 GMT Petya Petrova 2018-06-19T10:26:56Z Bulgaria: Second in Europe in New Passenger Car Registrations In Bulgaria, 3308 new cars were sold in May, an increase of 34.6% on an annual basis. That puts Bulgaria in second place by growth in the EU, according to data from the European Association of Automobile Manufacturers (ACEA). Before Bulgaria, is Romania, which reports gro... Tue, 19 Jun 2018 08:54:27 GMT Petya Petrova 2018-06-19T08:54:27Z