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Prime Minister Borissov: By the end of the day each ministry concerned with e-government should post an employee to the State Agency “Electronic Government”
28 June 2017
By the end of the day each ministry concerned with e-government should post a representative to the State Agency “Electronic Government”. This was commissioned by Prime Minister Boyko Borissov during today’s cabinet meeting. The goal of the posting of ministry employees to the Agency is to provide support for the coordination of activities on the development of e-government and the unification of the systems for exchange of data. “Our view is that we should create a favorable environment, an incubator of experts at one place, who eventually by using the state resources of the agency will work for the sectors wherefrom they have been posted,” explained the Chairman of the agency Rosen Zhelyazkov.
At the meeting the results of the task assigned by the Prime Minister were reported on the review of the services at the various institutions in relation to the cabinet’s priority for decreasing the administrative burden for the citizens and the business. Deputy Prime Minister Tomislav Dontchev noted that in total 51 administrations have submitted information. The total number of administrative services and regimes on which information has been submitted is 1422, whereas the total number of documents and certificates required by the administration for providing those services is 5985. According to the Deputy Prime Minister, on the basis of the primary analysis of this information, actions on the part of all administrations are needed in six steps.
The Prime Minister also commented on the provision of the additional funding of 12 million BGN for security measures and event organization related to the conduction of the Bulgarian Presidency of the Council of the EU.
The Deputy Prime Minister, the Minister of Justice, and presidents of the Supreme Court of Cassation and the Supreme Administrative Court presented their positions on the judicial reform to ambassadors of EU member-states and the United States.
After his visit to Vietnam, on the way to Bulgaria, Prime Minister Plamen Oresharski paid a short visit to the city of Samarkand in Uzbekistan. There, the Prime Minister met with Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Finance Rustam Azimov. Mr. Oresharski and Mr. Azimov discussed bilateral relations between Bulgaria and Uzbekistan , with a an emphasis on economic issues. The two discussed the upcoming meeting of the Joint Committee of the intergovernmental Commission and political consultations in June this year. Discussed was also the possibility the Bulgarian Prime Minister to visit Uzbekistan before the end of the year.
The repair of the road between Drenovets and Ruzhintsi will begin within a month. The Government has provided BGN 2.7 million to repair the railway overpass on Blvd Pannonia, the Minister of Regional Development says
Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Interior Tsvetlin Yovchev announced that he had sent a letter to European Commissioner Cecilia Malmström, in which he responds to her criticism regarding the refugee situation in Bulgaria
Dialogue is the only form of communication and the only way that leads to mutually acceptable solutions, said Deputy Prime Minister Zinaida Zlatanova following the meeting of the National Council for Tripartite Cooperation
The Minister of Foreign Affairs pointed out that Bulgaria supported Ukraine’s EU association but South Stream gas pipeline was important for us so that we did not depend on relations between third parties for the transit of gas
We will work to complete the 31 km highway section connecting the border and Sofia so that we could have a first class road between the two capitals, said the Minister of Transport, Information Technology and Information
We have made our aware that Bulgaria needs to receive assistance immediately. Many lies were told about the Ministry of Interior Bill. Sofia Directorate of Interior was a subcontractor for a security company, which is not right, the Minister of Interior said.
It is logical that EC begins direct dialogue with the Russian side to clarify South Stream issues. Bulgarian immigration could not be of any concern for Great Britain, the Minister of Foreign Affairs said.
It is possible to lose money due to financial corrections. It is important to identify those responsible for the errors in order to correct errors as soon as possible and protect national interests, said Minister of Environment and Water
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