Kristalina Georgieva

Bulgaria is at the Forefront of Gender Equality Ranking in Labor Law

"The world economy today is $ 160 trillion poorer, because women in the world are still not completely equal with men, which I call one of the most expensive problems mankind faces." With these words, World Bank Chief Executive and World Bank President Kristalina Georgieva launched the forum, where the report "Women, Business and Legislation 2019: A Decade of Reforms" was presented, reports Cap

Bulgaria's Kristalina Georgieva Becomes Interim President of the World Bank

Bulgaria's former EU Commissioner, Kristalina Georgieva, assumes the role of Interim President of the World Bank effective as of 1st of February, reports BNT.

The appointment comes after World Bank Group President Jim Yong Kim on 7th of January announced that he will be stepping down from his position.

Bulgarian EU Commissioner's Portfolio to be Proclaimed Next Week

A letter of PM Boyko Borisov sent to President of the EC Jean-Claude Juncker informs on the cabinet's decision to nominate MEP Maria Gabriel for Bulgaria's next EU commissioner, stating his certainty that she will have her valuable contribution to the Commission's work, quoted by BNR.