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Bulgaria's President Awards Orders to Ambassadors of Italy, Morocco

Bulgarian President Rosen Plevneliev awarded the ambassadors of Italy and Morocco with orders as the two are preparing to leave the country, their appointments having ended.

Novinite Insider » Diplomatic Channel | September 14, 2016, Wednesday // 07:48 | Viewed: 4801

French Ambassador Urges Bulgarians Not to Emigrate and 'Leave Country to Peevski'

Outgoing French Ambassador Xavier Lapeyre de Cabanes has called on Bulgarians not to emigrate, arguing those who did were leaving the country into the heads of controversial lawmaker Delyan Peevski.

Novinite Insider » Diplomatic Channel | September 14, 2016, Wednesday // 07:20 | Viewed: 1850

Süleyman Gökçe: Evidence against Gulen Will Be Shared to Best Possible Extent

Novinite has spoken to Turkey's Ambassador to Bulgaria, H.E. Süleyman Gökçe, about the failed coup attempt in his country, the arrests of alleged plotters, and the implications on Turkey's economy, security and tourism.

Novinite Insider » Diplomatic Channel | August 8, 2016, Monday // 07:27 | Viewed: 12736

Bulgaria Should Support Turkey's Demand for EU Visa Waiver - Ambassador

The EU-Turkey deal on the migrant crisis will fall through in case of destabilization in Turkey, Bulgaria's Ambassador to the country, H.E. Nadezhda Neynski, has warned.

Novinite Insider » Diplomatic Channel | August 2, 2016, Tuesday // 11:38 | Viewed: 3637

Gülen Organization 'Has Schools in Bulgaria' - Turkish Ambassador

The movement of US-based Islamic cleric Fethullah Gülen is running schools in a number of countries including Bulgaria, Turkey's Ambassador to Sofia has said.

Novinite Insider » Diplomatic Channel | July 19, 2016, Tuesday // 11:36 | Viewed: 3138

UK 'Hopes to Defend' Rights of Bulgarians

British Ambassador Emma Hopkins has said her country hopes to manage to protect the rights of Bulgarians who already live in the UK.

Novinite Insider » Diplomatic Channel | July 18, 2016, Monday // 13:40 | Viewed: 2898

Turkey's Envoy to Bulgaria: Arrests of Judges 'Planned' Before Coup

The attempted coup d'etat in Turkey was aimed at preventing arrests of judges and prosecutors that had been planned beforehand, the country's Ambassador to Bulgaria, Süleyman Gökçe, has said.

Novinite Insider » Diplomatic Channel | July 18, 2016, Monday // 11:58 | Viewed: 8175

Four Ambassadors to Bulgaria Awarded Stara Planina Orders

Bulgarian President Rosen Plevneliev on Monday awarded Stara Planina orders to the ambassadors of four countries, his press office has said.

Novinite Insider » Diplomatic Channel | July 12, 2016, Tuesday // 08:34 | Viewed: 20957

Qirjako Kureta: Bulgaria, Albania Shall Focus on Ecotourism, Rural Tourism

As Bulgaria has completed its one-year term as the Rotating Presidency of the South-East European Cooperation Process (SEECP), Novinite is interviewing Ambassadors of countries that are parties to the process.

Novinite Insider » Diplomatic Channel | July 11, 2016, Monday // 08:34 | Viewed: 5734

The Olympic Games in Brazil, a Country That Welcomes the World with Open Arms

Novinite is publishing an address by Brazil's Interim President Michel Temer dedicated to the forthcoming 2016 Summer Olympics, the first ones to be hosted by a South American country.

Novinite Insider » Diplomatic Channel | July 5, 2016, Tuesday // 09:39 | Viewed: 3379

Eastring Could Diversify Supplies - Slovakia's Ambassador

The proposed Eastring pipeline linking Slovakia and Bulgaria could successfully solve the issue of diversification of supplies, Slovakian Ambassador to Bulgaria Marián Jakubócy has said.

Novinite Insider » Diplomatic Channel | July 4, 2016, Monday // 15:31 | Viewed: 3149

Maxim Behar Handed Diplomatic Award for Contribution to Africa

Bulgarian PR expert, businessman, journalist and diplomat Maxim Behar on Wednesday received a diplomatic award for his contribution to the popularization of African culture and his work to boost the economic development of the Seychelles.

Novinite Insider » Diplomatic Channel | June 30, 2016, Thursday // 13:02 | Viewed: 21029

Bulgarian Ambassador to US Hands Over Credentials to Obama

Bulgaria's new Ambassador to the US Tihomir Stoychev has handed over his credentials to US President Barack Obama, the Foreign Ministry in Sofia has said.

Novinite Insider » Diplomatic Channel | June 28, 2016, Tuesday // 14:11 | Viewed: 15556

Czech Republic to Have Honorary Consulate in Bulgaria's Plovdiv

The Bulgarian government has approved a request from the Czech Republic to open an honorary consulate in Plovdiv, the cabinet's press office has said.

Novinite Insider » Diplomatic Channel | June 28, 2016, Tuesday // 11:33 | Viewed: 2460

Emma Hopkins: Close UK-Bulgaria Relationship Will Continue, Evolve and Grow

The British Ambassador to Bulgaria, Emma Hopkins OBE, has issued a statement after the UK voted in a referendum to leave the European Union.

Novinite Insider » Diplomatic Channel | June 25, 2016, Saturday // 09:37 | Viewed: 3119

Ljerka Alajbeg: I Will Personally Work on Organizing Meštrović Exhibition in Sofia

Your Excellency, is there any specific reason for this intense political activity between Bulgaria and Croatia, with Presidents paying reciprocal visits and ministerial arrivals over the past half a year?

Novinite Insider » Diplomatic Channel | June 21, 2016, Tuesday // 07:39 | Viewed: 6389

Shpend Kallaba: Sofia Remains Substantial Reference for Kosovo

Following is our interview with H.E. Shpend Kallaba, the Ambassador of the Republic of Kosovo to Bulgaria.

Novinite Insider » Diplomatic Channel | June 8, 2016, Wednesday // 22:13 | Viewed: 4895

Dimosthenis Stoidis: Almost 2000 Greek Companies Relocated to Bulgaria Last Year

Your Excellency, Bulgaria’s Prime Minister Boyko Borisov said in April that cooperation on the migrant crisis is excellent with Turkey and not good with Greece.

Novinite Insider » Diplomatic Channel | May 25, 2016, Wednesday // 09:33 | Viewed: 4056

US to Expand Military Presence in Bulgaria, Ambassador Says

US Ambassador to Bulgaria Eric Seth Rubin has said his country deploy an additional number of troops and provide more trainings next year.

Novinite Insider » Diplomatic Channel | May 21, 2016, Saturday // 15:53 | Viewed: 5955

Bulgaria ex-EconMin to Head Slovenia's Honorary Consulate

Former Economy and later State Administration Minister Nikolay Vasilev is to head the newly-opened Honorary Consulate of Slovenia in Bulgaria, the government has decided.

Novinite Insider » Diplomatic Channel | May 11, 2016, Wednesday // 12:29 | Viewed: 3424

H.E. Anick Van Calster: Blaming Refugees Will Not Help Combat Terror

Novinite has asked Belgium's Ambassador to Bulgaria, H.E. Anick van Calster, to comment on how Brussels is recovering following the deadly attacks at the city's Zaventem airport and at a metro station that killed 32 people from around the world and left h

Novinite Insider » Diplomatic Channel | April 13, 2016, Wednesday // 22:10 | Viewed: 15835