BULGARIA: Barroso: Today We Celebrate, Tomorrow We Are Back to Work
28.09.2006 Bulgaria | EU Accession | Politics | Reports and Analyses
The Bulgarian government has to remain focused and pursue further reforms, this was Jose Manuel Barroso's, President of the European Commission and enlargement commissioner Olli Rehn's message. The two of them came to Sofia to hand in person the last monitoring report of the EC on the progress of Bulgaria. Yesterday, the European Commission announced that Bulgarian would join the EU on January 1, 2007 but under strict conditions.