President Klaus Iohannis said on Monday that the idea of the equal tax treatment is "basically true", but in the case of the IT sector, where salaries are exempt from the income tax, the authorities need to take into account the fact that this sector has increased in the past ten years from "something insignificant to 6 per cent of the GDP." The head of state was asked if the tax exemption for
It will be mostly sunny but windy today.
A moderate, at times strong northwest wind across the Danubian Plain and the Upper Thracian Plain, will continue to blow, bringing cold air. Maximum temperatures between 3C and 8C, in Sofia - about 4C. Atmospheric pressure will rise and stay above average for the month.
Three hundred protesters stood in the cold in front of France's Senate on Jan. 22 to demonstrate against a bill being reviewed there this week involving assisted reproductive technology.
The latest demonstration comes after thousands of opponents of the controversial legislation took to the streets of Paris on Jan. 19.
In an interview with Italian newspaper La Repubblica on Saturday, European Commission Vice President Margaritis Schinas insisted that "Europe cannot allow itself to fail again with migration."
He added that there is an imperative need for a new agreement that "will cover all aspects of migration policies."