Scaling back the pension hike is a prerequisite for avoiding a sovereign downgrade.
MEPs suspect “gross interference” in democratic process in North Macedonia by Hungarian companies close to PM Viktor Orban’s inner circle.
Move comes out of the blue—and shows a daily case total more than twice as high as Iran’s.
Production might possibly be complicated by parts export ban introduced by Canada.
The decision comes after weeks of high numbers of new cases putting intense pressure on hospitals. Many Bulgarians believe it comes too late.
Erdogan administration has launched a ‘market friendly’ period in attempt at stopping the rot of lira depreciation, but currency has been back under pressure this week despite chunky rate hike.
Bankers speculate that $2.5bn worth may be sold.
Changed limits on provision of dollars to London at spot for lira woos portfolio inflows, but foreign players can at any time use their lira to short the currency.
The country ranked first in terms of the share of people who have died from coronavirus in Europe and the number of new cases remains high, above 4,000 per day.
Project to include construction of Units 3 and 4 at the Cernavoda power plant and refurbishment of Unit 1.
Erdogan’s visit to breakaway north of Cyprus, described by Nicosia as “provocative and illegal”, has widened rift between bloc and Ankara.
North Macedonia has opened a public debate on the decriminalisation of marijuana, after it legalised medical cannabis in 2016.
Ministers from Jansa's coalition partners join opposition in criticising PM for position that "does not benefit Slovenia's interests".
Iyi Party leader speaks out after Erdogan administration declines to bring in nationwide lockdown.
Critics slam Sofia’s decision to block its neighbour’s progress towards EU accession as “morally indefensible” and “pitiful”, link veto to Bulgarian ruling parties’ falling popularity ahead of 2021 general election.
A strong foe is better than a weak friend sums up Moscow's position on Moldova as Patriarch Kirill followed President Vladimir Putin in congratulating Maia Sandu.
Bulgaria uses veto to block North Macedonia’s progress towards EU accession, while Netherlands insists Albania meet all conditions by EU leaders.
Opposition parties made a major breakthrough in Bosnia & Herzegovina, winning in its two largest cities for the first time in years in the November 15 local elections.
Moldova likely to call snap general election after Moscow’s man Dodon loses runoff by a wide margin.
This weekend's second round vote will pit pro-Russian President Igor Dodon against his pro-EU rival Maia Sandu, who currently looks set to defeat the incumbent.