Bulgaria Seeks Further 500 Mln Euro in EU Funds for Infrastructure Projects

Bulgaria Seeks Further 500 Mln Euro in EU Funds for Infrastructure Projects

Bulgaria will seek a further 500 million euro ($635 million) in EU funding to implement infrastructure projects in the 2014-2020 period, the Sofia government said.

The EU should not cut funding for cohesion policy in the next programming period as the financial assistance it provides to Europe's poorer states makes them competitive, which in turn means stronger Europe as a whole, the government's press office quoted prime minister Boiko Borisov as saying at a meeting held in Brussels on Tuesday.

Borisov voiced optimism that Bulgaria will absorb by the end of the current programming period the full amount of funding made available to the country under EU operational programmes for infrastructure and administration.


Previous Next
Test Caption
Test Description goes like this
Cookies Preferences
Choose Type of Cookies You Accept Using

These cookies are required for the website to run and cannot be switched off. Such cookie are only set in response to actions made by you such as language, currency, login session, privacy preferences. You can set your browser to block these cookies but our site may not work then.

These cookies allow us to measure visitors traffic and see traffic sources by collecting information in data sets. They also help us understand which products and actions are more popular than others.

These cookies are usually set by our marketing and advertising partners. They may be used by them to build a profile of your interest and later show you relevant ads. If you do not allow these cookies you will not experience targeted ads for your interests.