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Irish President Visits Bulgaria ahead of Crucial World Cup Game

The Irish President, Mary McAleese, is arriving in Sofia Tuesday at the start of her three day visit to Bulgaria.

Politics » Diplomacy | March 24, 2009, Tuesday // 10:42 | Viewed: 2566

Bulgaria, US Celebrate 50th Anniversary of Diplomatic Relations

Bulgarian and the United States mark Tuesday the fiftieth anniversary of unbroken diplomatic relations.

Politics » Diplomacy | March 24, 2009, Tuesday // 08:47 | Viewed: 1767

Bulgaria Foreign Minister Forges Stronger Ties with China

Bulgaria's Foreign Minister, Ivaylo Kalfin, visited China Monday to try forging even better economic ties between both countries.

Politics » Diplomacy | March 23, 2009, Monday // 20:03 | Viewed: 1869

US "Backs Danish PM for NATO Job", Bulgaria's Bidder Out

The US is prepared to back Danish Prime Minister Anders Fogh Rasmussen to be the next secretary general of Nato, US and alliance sources say, as cited by BBC.

Politics » Diplomacy | March 22, 2009, Sunday // 07:59 | Viewed: 1643

Sofia to Host Natural Gas for Europe Summit Instead of Plovdiv

Bulgaria's capital Sofia is going to host the world energy summit entitled "Natural Gas for Europe" instead of the southern city of Plovdiv.

Politics » Diplomacy | March 20, 2009, Friday // 14:34 | Viewed: 2393

Bulgarian Flag Appears Mysteriously at Sudan Street Rally

Bulgaria's flag was raised mysteriously during a street rally in the town of Sabdo in Darfur, Southern Sudan.

Politics » Diplomacy | March 19, 2009, Thursday // 18:12 | Viewed: 8729

Ireland Donates Valuable Gospel Book to Sofia University

The Irish Ambassador to Bulgaria, Geoffrey Keating, donated a valuable copy of the Book of Durrow to the library of the University of Sofia.

Politics » Diplomacy | March 17, 2009, Tuesday // 17:54 | Viewed: 2009

Bulgaria Stands Firm behind Georgia, Ukraine NATO Accession

Bulgaria continues to favor the idea of Georgia and the Ukraine joining NATO, Bulgaria's Foreign Minister, Ivaylo Kalfin, reaffirmed.

Politics » Diplomacy | March 17, 2009, Tuesday // 17:08 | Viewed: 2148

Bulgaria NATO Nominee Launches Site to Promote Secretary General Bid

The Bulgarian nominee to become the next NATO Secretary General, Solomon Passy, has launched his own internet site dedicated to his bid.

Politics » Diplomacy | March 17, 2009, Tuesday // 13:51 | Viewed: 1714

New Bulgarian Ambassador Welcomed in Azerbaijan

The Minister for Foreign Affairs of Azerbaijan has officially welcomed the new Bulgarian Ambassador.

Politics » Diplomacy | March 14, 2009, Saturday // 10:27 | Viewed: 2080

Bulgarian President Looks Forward to Lithuania Visit

Bulgarian President Georgi Parvanov will arrive Monday for a three-day official visit to Lithuania.

Politics » Diplomacy | March 14, 2009, Saturday // 09:41 | Viewed: 2445

Kazakhstan President Pushes for Bulgaria Energy Cooperation

The President of Kazakhstan, Nursultan Nazarbayev, has called for a fast development of transit-transport cooperation with Bulgaria and Greece in the context of the plans on diversification of energy deliveries to Europe. Nazarbayev made his statement du

Politics » Diplomacy | March 13, 2009, Friday // 11:00 | Viewed: 4565

President Parvanov Voices Bulgaria Support for Moldova EU Aims.

Bulgarian President Georgi Parvanov has stated his support for Moldova achieving "European integration" late Thursday at the start of his two day official state visit to the country, after meeting with his Moldavian counterpart Vladimir Voronin.

Politics » Diplomacy | March 13, 2009, Friday // 08:45 | Viewed: 1457

Bulgaria Parliament Speaker Arrives in Turkey amidst Genocide Scandal

Bulgaria's Parliament Speaker Georgi Pirinski is visiting Ankara Thursday amidst a growing scandal regarding some Bulgarian cities recognizing the 1915 Armenian Genocide carried out by the Ottoman Empire.

Politics » Diplomacy | March 12, 2009, Thursday // 12:54 | Viewed: 2344

Bulgaria Foreign Minister Stresses Need for Energy Security

Bulgaria's Minister of Foreign Affairs, Ivaylo Kalfin, has underlined the need for more energy security in the Baltic region and across Europe during a meeting late Wednesday with US Deputy Assistant Secretary of State for European and Eurasian Affairs Ma

Politics » Diplomacy | March 12, 2009, Thursday // 11:38 | Viewed: 1520

100th Anniversary of Bulgaria-Dutch Diplomatic Relations Celebrated in The Hague

Bulgaria's European Affairs Minister, Gergana Passy, is in the Hague Saturday to officially inaugurate the "Days of Bulgaria" in the Netherlands. The event in the Dutch capital is dedicated to 100th anniversary of the Declaration of Bulgaria's Independ

Politics » Diplomacy | March 7, 2009, Saturday // 00:00 | Viewed: 1668

Bulgaria Medics Freed from Libyan Jail Demand their Names Cleared

The Bulgarian medics and the Palestinian doctor, who were jailed in Libya for over eight years, insist on more active efforts on the part of Bulgarian institutions to help them clear their names. The medics organized Friday a conference in the capital

Politics » Diplomacy | March 6, 2009, Friday // 00:00 | Viewed: 1773

Bulgarian Foreign Affairs Minister Supports Restart of Nato-Russia Council

Ivaylo Kalfin, Bulgaria's Foreign Affairs Minister, has supported Nato's decision to restore and maintain dialogue with Russia, after attending a meeting of Nato foreign ministers in Brussels, a Bulgarian Foreign Ministry statement reported late Thursday.

Politics » Diplomacy | March 6, 2009, Friday // 00:00 | Viewed: 1206

America's 44th President Barack Obama and Bulgaria

On April 9, 2008, the then Senator Barack Obama, while still competing with Hillary Clinton for the Democratic Presidential Nomination, commented on Bulgaria before the Senate Foreign Relations Committee during a hearing of several Ambassadorial Nominees,

Politics » Diplomacy | January 20, 2009, Tuesday // 00:00 | Viewed: 2123

UNESCO's Irina Bokova Receives a French High Honors

UNESCO's Director General Irina Bokova was awarded the title of Knight of the Legion of Honor.

Politics » Diplomacy | April 5, 2005, Tuesday // 14:53 | Viewed: 120
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