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Bulgaria to Hold Last Event as SEE Cooperation Chair on June 01

Bulgaria's last event as head of the Southeastern European Cooperation Process has been scheduled for June 01, the Presidency has said.

Politics » Diplomacy | April 26, 2016, Tuesday // 10:42 | Viewed: 1329

Daniel Mitov Discussing Migration, EU-Turkey Deal with EP’s Elmar Brok

The migration crisis in Europe and progress in the implementation of the related EU-Turkey deal have been on the agenda of a meeting of Bulgaria’s Foreign Minister Daniel Mitov with the Chairman of the European Parliament Committee on Foreign Affairs Elma

Politics » Diplomacy | April 25, 2016, Monday // 20:43 | Viewed: 1368

Bulgaria President: 'National Effort' Needed for Bokova's UN Top Job Campaign

The election of a new UN Secretary General is "the toughest battle" Bulgaria is facing, President Rosen Plevneliev has said.

Politics » Diplomacy | April 23, 2016, Saturday // 12:45 | Viewed: 2031

Bulgaria, Cyprus to Jointly Combat Artifacts Trafficking

Bulgarian and Cyprus on Friday signed a memorandum that will help them fight against the trafficking in artifacts and efforts to retrieve stolen items, the Culture Ministry has said.

Politics » Diplomacy | April 23, 2016, Saturday // 09:24 | Viewed: 1990

Irina Bokova Dismisses Allegations of Mismanagement in UNESCO - AFP

The head of UNESCO, Bulgaria's Irina Bokova, has told AFP that recent reports of alleged mismanagement in UNESCO were “false” and aimed  to undermine her bid to become the next United Nations Secretary General.

Politics » Diplomacy | April 22, 2016, Friday // 08:09 | Viewed: 1911

Bulgaria Presents New Anti-Graft Draft Law before European Envoys

Bulgaria’s new anti-corruption draft law now before Parliament is more stringent than the version presented last year, Deputy Prime Minister Meglena Kuneva has told envoys of the European Union and the European Economic Area.

Politics » Diplomacy | April 21, 2016, Thursday // 17:31 | Viewed: 1490

Bulgarian PM, Polish President Discuss Defence, Security Cooperation

Cooperation in the areas of defence and security between Bulgaria and Poland has been on the agenda of Monday’s talks in Sofia between Prime Minister Boyko Borisov and Polish President Andrzej Duda, the government press office has announced.

Politics » Diplomacy | April 18, 2016, Monday // 17:18 | Viewed: 2795

Bulgaria, Poland Presidents Urge Dialogue with Russia

Russia should return to policies that conform to predictability, dialogue and cooperation, Bulgarian President Rosen Plevneliev has said.

Politics » Diplomacy | April 18, 2016, Monday // 15:00 | Viewed: 4621

Qatar's Transport Min Discussing Port Ties in Bulgaria

Qatari Prime Minister Jassim Saif Ahmed Al-Sulaiti has been received by Bulgarian Prime Minister Boyko Borisov and counterpart Ivaylo Moskovski, the government's press office has said.

Politics » Diplomacy | April 18, 2016, Monday // 12:47 | Viewed: 4665

Poland's President to Visit Bulgaria Monday

Bulgarian President Rosen Plevneliev is to receive Polish counterpart Andrzej Duda on Monday as the latter arrives to meet officials, Plevneliev's press office has said.

Politics » Diplomacy | April 18, 2016, Monday // 09:34 | Viewed: 4227

Migration, EU-Turkey Ties, Energy in Focus of Bulgarian Foreign Minister’s Visit  to Germany

The migration crisis in Europe, the EU-Turkey relations and the fight against the Islamic State group have been among the main topics of talks between the foreign ministers of Bulgaria and Germany in Berlin, the foreign ministry in Sofia said on Wednesday

Politics » Diplomacy | April 13, 2016, Wednesday // 20:37 | Viewed: 4373

Bulgaria's FM Visiting Germany on April 12-14

Bulgarian Prime Minister Daniel Mitov has begun an official visit to Germany, the ministry's press office has said.

Politics » Diplomacy | April 12, 2016, Tuesday // 14:15 | Viewed: 4465

Bulgarian Consulate in Yekaterinburg Reopens

Bulgaria expects to issue at least 20 000 visas to residents of Russia's Ural district alone in 2016, the Ambassador of Sofia to Moscow has said.

Politics » Diplomacy | April 8, 2016, Friday // 11:29 | Viewed: 4613

Romanian President Recalls Ambassador to Bulgaria

Romanian President Klaus Iohannis has recalled the country's ambassador to Sofia Anton Pacuretu.

Politics » Diplomacy | April 6, 2016, Wednesday // 12:03 | Viewed: 4755

Bulgaria PM Calls for Bolstered Control of EU's Exernal Borders

Bulgarian Prime Minister Boyko Borisov and visiting Croatian President Kolinda Grabar-Kitarovic have discussed the migrant crisis, calling for joint effort of all countries exposed to risk.

Politics » Diplomacy | March 31, 2016, Thursday // 13:33 | Viewed: 4527

Croatia's President to Pay Two-Day Visit to Bulgaria

Croatian President Kolinda Grabar-Kitarovic is is set to visit Bulgaria on Wednesday and Thursday.

Politics » Diplomacy | March 30, 2016, Wednesday // 09:33 | Viewed: 4430

Bulgaria President Named 'Person of Year' in Ukraine

Bulgaria's head of state Rosen Plevneliev received on Saturday the "Person of the Year 2015" award during his visit to Ukraine.

Politics » Diplomacy | March 27, 2016, Sunday // 12:01 | Viewed: 5513

Bulgaria to Keep Standing Up for Ukraine's Integrity - President

Bulgarian supports Ukraine's path to association to the EU and rapprochement with NATO, President Rosen Plevneliev has said.

Politics » Diplomacy | March 27, 2016, Sunday // 11:45 | Viewed: 5514

President Gjorge Ivanov Calls on Bulgaria to Embrace Macedonia

Macedonian President Gjorge Ivanov called on Bulgaria to embrace its southwestern neighbour Macedonia.

Politics » Diplomacy | March 25, 2016, Friday // 14:24 | Viewed: 6527

Bulgaria's Catholics Demand Pope Visit, Vatican State Secretary Says

Vatican Secretary of State Pietro Parolin said on Monday he would tell Pope Francis about the Bulgarian Catholic community's wish that he pays a visit to the country.

Politics » Diplomacy | March 22, 2016, Tuesday // 08:22 | Viewed: 4894

Bulgaria Allocates BGN 106 000 to Bokova's Campaign for UN Chief

Bulgaria has allocated a budget of BGN 106 000 to be spent on the campaign of its candidate for United Nations Secretary-General, Irina Bokova.

Politics » Diplomacy | March 21, 2016, Monday // 14:26 | Viewed: 5157