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David Clark: Bulgaria in Danger of Blowing Its Big Moment

Bulgaria is one of the few Eastern European countries capable of proposing a UN Secretary General candidate trusted by all Security Council permanent members, an opinion piece on the FT's beyondbrics blog reads.

Politics » Diplomacy | February 6, 2016, Saturday // 16:51 | Viewed: 2035

President: Signing of EU-Mercosur Agreement to Have Great Benefits for Bulgaria

During the week, Bulgarian President Rosen Plevneliev was on a five-day official visit to Latin America, meeting both his Brazilian and Argentinian counterparts, namely Dilma Rousseff and Mauricio Macri.

Politics » Diplomacy | February 5, 2016, Friday // 10:12 | Viewed: 1504

Bulgarian Nomination for UN Secretary-General to be Announced by End of March

The Bulgarian nomination for UN Secretary-General will be unveiled by the end of March.

Politics » Diplomacy | February 4, 2016, Thursday // 14:03 | Viewed: 1629

Bulgarian PM Meets UN Secretary-General, US State Secretary in London

Bulgarian Prime Minister Boyko Borisov met with United Nations (UN) Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon and US State Secretary John Kerry in London on Wednesday.

Politics » Diplomacy | February 4, 2016, Thursday // 10:03 | Viewed: 1415

President Plevneliev Meets Bulgarian Community on Argentina Visit

Bulgarian President Rosen Plevneliev has met with representatives of the Bulgarian community during a visit to Buenos Aires, Argentina, his press office has said.

Politics » Diplomacy | February 4, 2016, Thursday // 08:26 | Viewed: 1148

Bulgaria to Provide EUR 150 000 in Refugee Aid

Bulgaria will made voluntary contributions to the World Food Programme (WFP) and UNICEF amounting to a total of EUR 150 000.

Politics » Diplomacy | February 3, 2016, Wednesday // 13:03 | Viewed: 1203

Bulgarian PM to Take Part in Int'l Conference on Syria

Bulgaria's Prime Minister Boyko Borisov is to take part in the Supporting Syria and the Region conference in London on Thursday, his press office has said.

Politics » Diplomacy | February 2, 2016, Tuesday // 15:52 | Viewed: 1307

President: Bulgaria Seeks to Attract More Brazilian Investments

At a meeting with his Brazilian counterpart Dilma Rousseff in Brasilia on Monday, Bulgarian President Rosen Plevneliev noted that Sofia will seek to attract more Brazilian investments to the Bulgarian economy.

Politics » Diplomacy | February 2, 2016, Tuesday // 09:10 | Viewed: 1793

Bulgaria, Montenegro Sign Social Security Agreement

A bilateral security agreement between Bulgaria and Montenegro signed on Monday will pave Montenegro's way to EU accession talks, Bulgarian Deputy PM and Labor Minister Ivaylo Kalfin has said.

Politics » Diplomacy | February 1, 2016, Monday // 14:13 | Viewed: 1654

Bulgarian President Embarks on Five-Day Official Visit to Brazil, Argentina

Bulgarian President Rosen Plevneliev will be on a five-day official visit to Brazil and Argentina from Monday to Friday.

Politics » Diplomacy | February 1, 2016, Monday // 09:40 | Viewed: 1565

Bulgaria's President to Visit Brazil, Argentina Next Week

Bulgarian President Rosen Plevneliev is due to discuss opportunities of drawing investment from Brazil and Argentian during his visit to the countries next week.

Politics » Diplomacy | January 30, 2016, Saturday // 10:11 | Viewed: 1947

Hungarian PM Urges EU to Offer Schengen Membership to Bulgaria

At a press conference during his visit to Sofia on Friday, Hungarian Prime Minister Viktor Orban called on the EU to offer to Bulgaria membership to the Schengen Area.

Politics » Diplomacy | January 29, 2016, Friday // 11:54 | Viewed: 2521

Borisov, Orban Exchange Gifts Ahead of Meeting

Bulgarian Prime Minister Boyko Borisov and his Hungarian counterpart Viktor Orban, who arrived on a visit to Sofia on Thursday evening, exchanged gifts at the official dinner ahead of their meeting on Friday.

Politics » Diplomacy | January 29, 2016, Friday // 09:46 | Viewed: 1602

Bulgaria, Italy Presidents Discuss EU Migrant Crisis, Energy, Trade in Rome

The presidents of Bulgaria and Italy have discussed trade and investment links between their countries, diversification of energy supplies to Europe and the migration crisis during a meeting in Rome.

Politics » Diplomacy | January 28, 2016, Thursday // 17:24 | Viewed: 1425

Bulgaria's Borisov, Hungary's Orban to Meet in Sofia on Friday

Bulgarian Prime Minister Boyko Borisov and his Hungarian counterpart Viktor Orban will discuss issues of the bilateral, but also of the "European agenda" during Orban's visit to Sofia, the cabinet has announced.

Politics » Diplomacy | January 28, 2016, Thursday // 12:43 | Viewed: 1737

Bulgaria to Have Honorary Consulate in Romania's Ploiesti

The Bulgarian government on Wednesday approved the opening of an honorary consular office in Ploiesti, in Southeastern Romania.

Politics » Diplomacy | January 28, 2016, Thursday // 12:15 | Viewed: 1415

Democracy Must Be Defended on Daily Basis, Bulgarian President Tells PACE

Democracy in Europe cannot be taken for granted and has to be defended on a daily basis, Bulgaria’s President Rosen Plevneliev said on Tuesday.

Politics » Diplomacy | January 26, 2016, Tuesday // 21:22 | Viewed: 3268

Bulgaria's FM Calls for PACE Dialogue with Russia

Bulgarian Foreign Minister Daniel Mitov on Monday said dialogue was needed with the Russian representatives to the Parliamentary Assembly of the Council of Europe (PACE).

Politics » Diplomacy | January 26, 2016, Tuesday // 09:16 | Viewed: 1520

Bulgaria's President to Speak to PACE on Tuesday

President Rosen Plevneliev is to deliver an address to the Parliamentary Assembly of the Council of Europe, one of the two key organs of the CoE, on Tuesday.

Politics » Diplomacy | January 26, 2016, Tuesday // 08:45 | Viewed: 1256

Turkey Denies Reported 'Recall' of Consul from Bulgaria's Plovdiv

Turkey has denied a Bulgarian media report suggesting that the term of appointment of its consul general Alper Aktas in Plovdiv was allegedly cut short.

Politics » Diplomacy | January 24, 2016, Sunday // 13:13 | Viewed: 1683

Libyan Court Drops Charges against Two Bulgarian Seamen

A Libyan court has withdrawn the charges of smuggling of oil products brought last year against the crew of tanker vessel Sunoil I, which included two Bulgarian nationals, the Foreign Ministry in Sofia announced on Friday.

Politics » Diplomacy | January 22, 2016, Friday // 22:01 | Viewed: 1472