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Pope Francis Receives Bulgarian PM, Delegation at Audience in Vatican

Bulgarian Prime Minister Boyko Borisov and a delegation headed by him were received at an audience by Pope Francis in the Vatican on Saturday.

Politics » Diplomacy | May 23, 2015, Saturday // 15:50 | Viewed: 1258

Bulgarian PM, Delegation to Have Audience with Pope Francis

Bulgarian Prime Minister Boyko Borisov and the delegation headed by him will have an audience with Pope Francis on Saturday.

Politics » Diplomacy | May 23, 2015, Saturday // 11:26 | Viewed: 1000

Bulgaria’s PM, Georgian Counterpart Discuss Bilateral Cooperation

Bulgarian Prime Minister Boyko Borisov and his Georgian counterpart Irakli Garibashvili discussed bilateral cooperation in Riga during the Eastern Partnership Summit.

Politics » Diplomacy | May 22, 2015, Friday // 19:12 | Viewed: 1164

Ex-Foreign Min Warns against Bulgaria's Harsh Tone on Russia

Recent comments by Foreign Minister Daniel Mitov about Moscow's "irresponsible" approach to the situation in Macedonia are very dangerous, Mitov's predecessor Kristian Vigenin has said.

Politics » Diplomacy | May 22, 2015, Friday // 09:06 | Viewed: 2375

Bulgaria's Neynski 'In Talks over Turkey Mission'

Nadezhda Neynsky, a former Bulgarian Foreign Minister (1997-2001), has said she has entered talks to take over Bulgaria's Embassy in Ankara.

Politics » Diplomacy | May 22, 2015, Friday // 07:59 | Viewed: 1860

Foreign Ministry Has No Info about Bulgarian Officials Being Denied US Visas

Bulgaria’s Foreign Ministry said on Thursday it has no information about Bulgarian officials having been denied access to the United States over suspected involvement in corruption.

Politics » Diplomacy | May 21, 2015, Thursday // 21:43 | Viewed: 1323

Bulgaria Rejects Russian Allegations of Macedonia’s Partitioning

Suggestions that a partitioning of Macedonia between Bulgaria and Albania is allegedly being discussed are "extremely irresponsible", Bulgaria’s Foreign Minister Daniel Mitov said on Wednesday.

Politics » Diplomacy | May 20, 2015, Wednesday // 22:38 | Viewed: 2936

Bulgarian Cabinet Approves Cooperation Agreement with Azerbaijan

The Bulgarian government approved the agreement between Bulgaria and Azerbaijan for cooperation in the areas of electronic messages, information technologies (IT) and electronic governance.

Politics » Diplomacy | May 20, 2015, Wednesday // 14:03 | Viewed: 1151

Local Authorities in SE Europe Meeting in Bulgaria's Plovdiv

Bulgarian President Rosen Plevneliev is due to attend the Annual Forum of Local Authorities of Southeast Europe as the event is entering into its third day.

Politics » Diplomacy | May 18, 2015, Monday // 09:43 | Viewed: 1130

Qatar Shows Interest in Cooperation with Bulgaria

Qatar has stated its interest for cooperation between the companies Qatargas and Bulgartransgaz.

Politics » Diplomacy | May 18, 2015, Monday // 08:37 | Viewed: 1371

Bulgargaz, Qatargas Declare Interest in Cooperation

Bulgargaz and Qatargas have signed a letter of interest in cooperating with each other, the Bulgarian government said on Sunday.

Politics » Diplomacy | May 17, 2015, Sunday // 14:16 | Viewed: 1568

Bulgaria’s PM, Govt Delegation to Visit Qatar May 16-18

Bulgaria’s Prime Minister Boyko Borisov and a government delegation headed by him will pay an official visit to Qatar in the period May 16-18.

Politics » Diplomacy | May 15, 2015, Friday // 17:06 | Viewed: 1384

NATO Chief Urges Closer Work with EU to Address Security Challenges  

NATO must cooperate more closely with partners and organisations like the EU to better address the security challenges east and south of its borders, the Alliance’s chief Jens Stoltenberg said on Thursday.

Politics » Diplomacy | May 14, 2015, Thursday // 19:05 | Viewed: 1060

Bulgaria Should Open Itself Up to SKorea Tourists, President Says

Bulgaria should become more open to tourists from South Korea who find the country interesting, President Rosen Plevneliev has said.

Politics » Diplomacy | May 14, 2015, Thursday // 14:50 | Viewed: 1127

Politico.eu: Many Wonder if Bulgaria’s Georgieva Might Seek to Become Next UN Chief

Bulgaria’s Kristalina Georgieva “has many wondering whether she might seek” to become United Nations Secretary General when Ban Ki-moon leaves office at the end of next year, politico.

Politics » Diplomacy | May 13, 2015, Wednesday // 21:52 | Viewed: 1301

President Rouhani Points to Bulgaria as Possible Bridge between Iran, Europe

Iranian President Hassan Rouhani pointed to Bulgaria's strategic geographical location in Southeastern Europe and the possibility for the country to act as a bridge between Iran and Europe in all areas, including the transfer of energy.

Politics » Diplomacy | May 12, 2015, Tuesday // 20:59 | Viewed: 1988

Bulgaria FM Concerned over 'Lack of Reform' in Macedonia

Lack of reform and political instability in Macedonia create a vacuum to the benefit of radical movements, Bulgarian Foreign Minister Daniel Mitov has said.

Politics » Diplomacy | May 12, 2015, Tuesday // 09:35 | Viewed: 1597

Spain’s Foreign Minister Arrives in Sofia for Official Visit

Spain’s Foreign Minister José García-Margallo y Marfil arrives Tuesday in Sofia on an official visit at the invitation of his Bulgarian counterpart Daniel Mitov.

Politics » Diplomacy | May 12, 2015, Tuesday // 08:17 | Viewed: 1016

PM Borisov Praises Ethnic Tolerance in Bulgaria   

Bulgaria can serve as an example of ethnic tolerance, Prime Minister Boyko Borisov said on Monday in comments on last week’s clashes in neighbouring Macedonia that left at least 22 people dead.

Politics » Diplomacy | May 11, 2015, Monday // 19:22 | Viewed: 1358

Ulaanbaatar Mayor To Study Bulgaria’s Experience in Building Sofia Subway Network

Bulgarian President Rosen Plevneliev has boasted that the Mayor of Ulaanbaatar plans to pay a visit to Sofia to examine the construction of the Sofia subway.

Politics » Diplomacy | May 11, 2015, Monday // 10:23 | Viewed: 1404

Macedonia Deputy PM Cancels Bulgaria Visit over Kumanovo Attack

Macedonian Deputy PM on European Affairs Fatmir Besimi has canceled his May 11 visit to Bulgaria, the Foreign Ministry in Sofia has said.

Politics » Diplomacy | May 10, 2015, Sunday // 15:41 | Viewed: 1521