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Bulgaria's FM Discusses EU-Canada Deal with New Ambassador

Bulgarian Foreign Minister Daniel Mitov has told Canada's new Ambassador to Bulgaria Kevin Hamilton that Sofia needs guarantees from the Canadian government that visa liberalization will happen in 2017.

Novinite Insider » Diplomatic Channel | 8 hours ago | Viewed: 454

Catalonia: It's About Democracy

Novinite is publishing a piece by Raül Romeva, Minister of Foreign Affairs, Institutional Relations and Transparency of the Government of Catalonia.

Novinite Insider » Opinions | October 18, 2016, Tuesday // 17:34 | Viewed: 1323

Blair's Lover and Kadyrov's Friend: the Stranger Presidential Hopefuls of Bulgaria (Part 2)

There are as many as twenty-one presidential pairs running the forthcoming elections in Bulgaria, all competing to take over the office of President.

Novinite Insider | October 18, 2016, Tuesday // 11:23 | Viewed: 2809

Spain's Foreign Minister: A Call for a Renewed Dialogue

Novinite is publishing an article by Spain's Foreign Minister José Manuel García-Margallo, which first appeared in Spanish daily ABC.

Novinite Insider » Opinions | October 17, 2016, Monday // 15:41 | Viewed: 678

Bulgaria's Presidential Hopefuls: Meet the Odd Ones Out (Part 1)

There are as many as twenty-one presidential pairs running the forthcoming elections in Bulgaria, all competing to take over the office of President. While the two biggest parties' nominees are tipped as clear favourites, the apparent losers should not be

Novinite Insider | October 17, 2016, Monday // 14:30 | Viewed: 2818

Tatyana Doncheva, the 'Manly' Presidential Candidate

Tatyana Doncheva, a lawyer, a former member of the Bulgarian Socialist Party (BSP) and one-time prosecutor, splintered off the BSP in 2011 to form her own organization, Movement 21.

Novinite Insider | October 16, 2016, Sunday // 14:25 | Viewed: 1263

Nargiz Gurbanova: Azerbaijan Considering Bulgaria's Proposals on Balkan Gas Hub

Novinite has interviewed Azerbaijan's Ambassador to Bulgaria, H.E. Nargiz Gurbanova, on the occasion of two key events in bilateral relations. The first was the inauguration of the Trapezitsa Achitectural Museum Reserve, restored with the support of the H

Novinite Insider » Diplomatic Channel | October 13, 2016, Thursday // 09:46 | Viewed: 4533

Traycho Traykov, the Reluctant Presidential Candidate

Novinite publishes profiles of presidential candidates running in the forthcoming elections on November 06.

Novinite Insider | October 12, 2016, Wednesday // 14:40 | Viewed: 2304

Austria Opens Honorary Consulate in Bulgaria's Burgas

The Bulgarian government has given the green light for Austria to open its honorary consulate in Bulgaria.

Novinite Insider » Diplomatic Channel | October 12, 2016, Wednesday // 12:14 | Viewed: 1182

Five Ambassadors to Bulgaria Present Diplomatic Credentials

Ambassadors newly posted to Bulgaria have presented their diplomatic credentials to Bulgarian President Rosen Plevneliev.

Novinite Insider » Diplomatic Channel | October 12, 2016, Wednesday // 07:44 | Viewed: 4507

Ivaylo Kalfin, the Seasoned Politician Facing an Uphill Battle

If CVs were to be compared in the race for Bulgaria's next President, few would fare as well as Ivaylo Kalfin, the candidate of Alternative for Bulgarian Revival (ABV).

Novinite Insider | October 11, 2016, Tuesday // 13:38 | Viewed: 2248

Krasimir Karakachanov, a Nationalist Candidate Benefitting from Bulgaria's Migrant Crisis

When Krasimir Karakachanov ran for president of Bulgaria in 2011, as head of nationalist VMRO-BND party, he garnered a meagre 0.99 percent of the vote.

Novinite Insider | October 10, 2016, Monday // 08:05 | Viewed: 3401

'To Burkini or Not to Burkini' – A Defence of the French & Bulgarian Burqa Ban

Novinite is publishing an article by Fayzal Mahamed written on the occasion of the blanket ban on face-covering garments in Bulgaria and, earlier, a prohibition to wear burkini in France.

Novinite Insider » Opinions | October 9, 2016, Sunday // 14:15 | Viewed: 2935

Rumen Radev, the Unpolitical Presidential Candidate of Bulgaria's Socialists

A Bulgarian Air Force Commander who received post-graduate training in the US, was among the staunchest supporters of buying new military aircraft and had never spoken out on any issues other than the Air Force itself.

Novinite Insider | October 6, 2016, Thursday // 10:58 | Viewed: 3245

UN Top Job: Is Bulgaria to Blame for Losing Its Chance?

Results of the vote for UN Secretary General show neither of the two Bulgarian candidates stood any chance to take over the office, an expert has said, a day after Portuguese ex-Prime Minister António Guterres was announced as an unanimous choice by the U

Novinite Insider » Opinions | October 6, 2016, Thursday // 09:58 | Viewed: 1603

'Irina or Kristalina?' A UN Rivalry Fuelled by an Indecisive Bulgarian Government

"I don't remember either the Bulgarian Socialist Party or Parvanov - or Oresharski - coming and asking the biggest party when they were to submit a candidacy.

Novinite Insider » Opinions | September 29, 2016, Thursday // 17:41 | Viewed: 3110

Kahtan Janabi: Baghdad, Erbil Plan to Run Mosul Together after Liberation from IS

Novinite is publishing an interview with H.E. Mr Kahtan Janabi about the forthcoming battle of the Iraqi government to retake Mosul, the country's second-largest city that fell to the Islamic State (IS) group in 2014.

Novinite Insider » Diplomatic Channel | September 28, 2016, Wednesday // 15:43 | Viewed: 9407

Maxim Behar: Positive Things Happening in Bulgaria Are Unknown to the World

Novinite is publishing an interview with its founder Maxim Behar, CEO of M3 Communications Group and ICCO President, which was originally published in Bulgaria On Air Inflight Magazine.

Novinite Insider | September 28, 2016, Wednesday // 08:10 | Viewed: 2216

US Ambassador: 'Ridiculous' for Bulgaria Not to Maintain Ties with Russia

The US-Russia dilemma of Bulgaria is a false one and Bulgarians should disbelieve anyone telling them they are facing this choice, US Ambassador Eric Rubin has argued.

Novinite Insider » Diplomatic Channel | September 26, 2016, Monday // 13:10 | Viewed: 6763

Bulgaria Needs to Build a Healthier Relationship with Russia

Bulgarian media, politicians and social media users were quite busy in the first three days of the week, as dozens of news reports on TV stations and reports on websites were dedicated to a comment made by a Russian lawmaker.

Novinite Insider » Opinions | September 21, 2016, Wednesday // 19:27 | Viewed: 77360

Robbie Beecher: All We Ask from Students Is to Arrive with Open Mind

Mr Robbie Beecher Cmgr. FCMI. Cert. Ed. is the newly appointed Principal of the American English Academy, Sofia and a member of the Board of Directors of the school.

Novinite Insider » Interview | September 16, 2016, Friday // 08:49 | Viewed: 1813