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World Bank Introduces New Country Manager For Bulgaria

The World Bank appoints Antony Thomspon as new country manager for Bulgaria, said the bank in a statement.

Politics » Diplomacy | September 11, 2014, Thursday // 12:15 | Viewed: 1025

Ukraine, Donbass Rebels Agree Ceasefire

The Contact Group seeking a truce in eastern Ukraine's Donbass region is holding a new session in Belarusian capital Minsk.

Politics » Diplomacy | September 5, 2014, Friday // 16:30 | Viewed: 1252

Rosen Plevneliev to Attend NATO Summit in Wales

Bulgaria's President Rosen Plevneliev will attend the NATO summit, which will take place in Wales, September 4-5, said the President's press office.

Politics » Diplomacy | September 3, 2014, Wednesday // 18:52 | Viewed: 819

Ukrainian Ambassador to Bulgaria Calls for Greater Consolidation, Consistency in Western Sanctions against Russia

Ukrainian Ambassador to Bulgaria Mykola Baltazhy has said that his country expects maximum support from NATO.

Politics » Diplomacy | August 31, 2014, Sunday // 15:38 | Viewed: 1087

Bulgaria's President Plevneliev: Turkey Is Very Important To Us

“Turkey is very important to us, because we have the strategic goal to diversify our energy supplies,” Bulgaria's President Rosen Plevneliev told the Bulgarian National Radio.

Politics » Diplomacy | August 28, 2014, Thursday // 21:07 | Viewed: 1244

Bulgaria's President to Attend Erdogan's Inauguration in Ankara

Bulgarian President Rosen Plevneliev is to attend Turkish President-elect Recep Tayyip Erdogan's inauguration ceremony.

Politics » Diplomacy | August 28, 2014, Thursday // 08:35 | Viewed: 1026

Bulgaria, US Hope for Positive Results from Four-Way Ukraine Talks

Bulgaria and the US hope the four-way talks on resolving the Ukraine crisis will generate positive results, it was announced on Thurday.

Politics » Diplomacy | August 21, 2014, Thursday // 16:18 | Viewed: 1320

Russia Sends Protest Note to Bulgaria Over Soviet Monument Desecration

Russia has sent a note of protest to the Bulgarian Foreign Ministry demanding to bring to justice those guilty of desecration of a monument to Soviet warriors.

Politics » Diplomacy | August 21, 2014, Thursday // 15:38 | Viewed: 2197

Bulgaria Tightens Control over Honorary Consuls

Honorary consuls of Bulgaria will be obliged to present reports on their activity to the Foreign Minister every four years.

Politics » Diplomacy | August 20, 2014, Wednesday // 13:38 | Viewed: 1193

Bulgaria's PM Appoints Two Diplomats as Deputy Foreign Ministers

Valentin Poryazov and Rumen Aleksandrov are to be deputies to interim Foreign Minister Daniel Mitov, the Bulgarian government's press office has said.

Politics » Diplomacy | August 18, 2014, Monday // 11:51 | Viewed: 953

Bulgaria's FM Calls on Ukraine to Avoid Sudden Moves against Russia

Caretaker Foreign Minister Daniel Mitov has discussed with Ukrainian Ambassador to Bulgaria Mykola Baltazhy the set of sanctions Ukraine intends to impose on Russia.

Politics » Diplomacy | August 13, 2014, Wednesday // 10:47 | Viewed: 1440

Caretaker Foreign Minister Meets New German Ambassador to Bulgaria

Caretaker Foreign Minister Daniel Mitov has described Germany as an important economic and strategic partner at a meeting with the new German Ambassador to Bulgaria.

Politics » Diplomacy | August 12, 2014, Tuesday // 16:09 | Viewed: 1172

Kristalina Georgieva 'Should Comment on EU Foreign Affairs' - FM

Bulgaria's nominee to become the EU's High Representative should be more vocal on foreign issues of the bloc, outgoing Bulgarian top diplomat Kristian Vigenin said.

Politics » Diplomacy | July 31, 2014, Thursday // 13:11 | Viewed: 1229

Bulgaria Evacuates Embassy Staff From Libya

Bulgaria has evacuated all staff from its embassy in Tripoli due to the continued deterioration of the security situation in Libya.

Politics » Diplomacy | July 30, 2014, Wednesday // 10:01 | Viewed: 1384

Ukraine Snubs Discrimination at Summer Camp in Bulgarian Resort

Ukraine’s Foreign Ministry has sent a protest note to the Bulgarian Foreign Ministry over discriminatory treatment at a summer camp for children at a Black Sea resort.

Politics » Diplomacy | July 27, 2014, Sunday // 11:09 | Viewed: 1706

Ambassador Hensel: Poland Is Keeping Close Watch on Ukraine

The crisis in Ukraine has been a cause for concern for the Polish government ever since its onset, according to Leszek Hensel, Ambassador of Poland to Bulgaria.

Politics » Diplomacy | July 24, 2014, Thursday // 13:35 | Viewed: 904

Racho Ribarov Appointed Honorary Consul of Lithuania to Bulgaria

The Bulgarian government has adopted a decision approving the opening of a consular office of the Republic of Lithuania in Bulgaria.

Politics » Diplomacy | July 23, 2014, Wednesday // 13:19 | Viewed: 757

Bulgaria's Defense Min Vows Support for Macedonia's EU, NATO Bids

The defense ministers of Bulgaria and Macedonia have expressed their mutual desire and will for cooperation between the armed forces of the two countries.

Politics » Diplomacy | July 22, 2014, Tuesday // 12:48 | Viewed: 1059

Macedonian Defense Minister Pays Official Visit to Bulgaria

Macedonian Defense Minister Zoran Jolevski is to arrive on an official visit to Bulgaria.

Politics » Diplomacy | July 22, 2014, Tuesday // 09:21 | Viewed: 734

Germany's Ambassador to Czech Republic 'to Head Bulgarian Mission'

Detlef Lingemann, the German Ambassador to the Czech Republic, is the successor to outgoing Matthias Hoepfner, who represented the country in Bulgaria, reports say.

Politics » Diplomacy | July 14, 2014, Monday // 18:05 | Viewed: 1587

Lavrov Tells Bulgaria's Vigenin Russia Will Not Back on South Stream

Russia's Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov has demanded that the South Stream pipeline be excluded from the scope of the EU's Third Energy package.

Politics » Diplomacy | July 7, 2014, Monday // 17:48 | Viewed: 2973