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EU Gives Switzerland Time to Redress Free Movement

The EU will allow Switzerland time to find a solution after the country's referendum that approved the introduction of immigration quotas.

Politics » Diplomacy | February 21, 2014, Friday // 14:18 | Viewed: 3589

Bulgarian FM: EU Backs Ukraine Constitutional Changes, Early Elections

Strengthening the role of Ukraine's parliament and early presidential elections were among the topics discussed at the emergency meeting in Kiev.

Politics » Diplomacy | February 21, 2014, Friday // 10:17 | Viewed: 1026

Kristian Vigenin: Government Is Responsible for Violence in Kiev

The main responsibility for the events in Ukraine is of the government, said Bulgaria's Foreign Minister Kristian Vigenin before the extraordinary meeting of his EU counterparts.

Politics » Diplomacy | February 20, 2014, Thursday // 17:13 | Viewed: 879

Russia Demands Punishment for Organizers of Lukov March in Sofia

Russia demanded of Bulgarian authorities to punish the organizers of the Lukov March, which took place in Sofia last weekend.

Politics » Diplomacy | February 20, 2014, Thursday // 15:53 | Viewed: 2038

Bulgarian PM on Official Visit to Azerbaijan

Bulgaria's Prime Minister Plamen Oresharski has arrived on an official visit to Azerbaijan.

Politics » Diplomacy | February 19, 2014, Wednesday // 17:38 | Viewed: 1472

European Commission President Also Calls For Sanctions Against Ukraine

The European Union is expected to urgently agree sanctions against those responsible for the violence in Ukraine, European Commission President Jose Manuel Barroso confirmed.

Politics » Diplomacy | February 19, 2014, Wednesday // 13:24 | Viewed: 1129

Bulgarian Foreign Minister Calls for Political Dialogue in Ukraine

Bulgaria's Minister of Foreign Affairs Kristian Vigenin issued an official declaration on the latest escalation of violence in Ukraine.

Politics » Diplomacy | February 19, 2014, Wednesday // 12:39 | Viewed: 990

Turkish Ambassador: Mosque Attack in Bulgaria Won't Harm Relations

Bilateral relations between Bulgaria and Turkey are not imperiled by the recent attack on the mosque in Bulgarian city of Plovdiv, said Turkish ambassador to Sofia Suleyman Gokce.

Politics » Diplomacy | February 15, 2014, Saturday // 12:28 | Viewed: 1905

Nothing Wrong in Cooperation with North Korea, Bulgarian FM

Bulgaria's Foreign Minister Kristian Vigenin believes there is nothing wrong in signing an intergovernmental cooperation agreement with North Korea.

Politics » Diplomacy | February 13, 2014, Thursday // 11:56 | Viewed: 1686

Bulgaria President Meets with PACE Monitoring Committee Rapporteur

Bulgarian President Rosen Plevneliev met Wednesday with Frano Matušić, Rapporteur of the Monitoring Committee of the Parliamentary Assembly of the Council of Europe (PACE).

Politics » Diplomacy | February 12, 2014, Wednesday // 17:50 | Viewed: 761

Bulgaria's Foreign Ministry Selling Property in Leipzig, Cairo

Bulgaria's Foreign Ministry has put up for sale a building in Leipzig and three apartments in Cairo.

Politics » Diplomacy | February 12, 2014, Wednesday // 15:16 | Viewed: 775

Bulgaria, North Korea to Boost Research, Culture Cooperation

Bulgaria's cabinet has formally approved a draft intergovernmental program for cooperation with North Korea in the areas of research, education and culture.

Politics » Diplomacy | February 12, 2014, Wednesday // 14:58 | Viewed: 2597

Mongolia to Open Honorary Consulate in Bulgaria

Bulgaria's government has officially given its agreement to Mongolia's request to open a honorary consular position in Bulgaria.

Politics » Diplomacy | February 12, 2014, Wednesday // 14:02 | Viewed: 1437

EC Halts Electricity Talks with Switzerland Following Referendum

The European Commission terminated the talks on cross-border electricity trade with Switzerland, following the country's referendum on limiting immigration.

Politics » Diplomacy | February 12, 2014, Wednesday // 11:21 | Viewed: 715

EU to Negotiate Cooperation Agreement with Cuba

The European Union says it will seek closer ties with Cuba, through launching negotiations aimed at boosting trade and investment.

Politics » Diplomacy | February 11, 2014, Tuesday // 11:26 | Viewed: 1150

German Ambassador to Make Donations for Harmanli Refugee Camp

The German Ambassador to Bulgaria Matthias Hoepfner will visit on Thursday the refugee camp in Harmanli.

Politics » Diplomacy | February 6, 2014, Thursday // 12:51 | Viewed: 1000

Turkish FM Postponed Bulgaria Visit Due to Sochi Ceremony

Turkey's Foreign Minister Ahmet Davutoglu cancelled his visit to Bulgaria because he will be attending the Winter Olympic Games opening ceremony on Friday in Sochi.

Politics » Diplomacy | February 6, 2014, Thursday // 11:16 | Viewed: 738

Iran Interested in Restarting Bulgarian Oil Refinery Plama -Ambassador

Iranian Ambassador to Bulgaria Abdullah Norouzi has said that Teheran and Sofia may boost bilateral economic relations in the spheres of oil and gas supplies and aviation.

Politics » Diplomacy | February 5, 2014, Wednesday // 14:11 | Viewed: 1131

Bulgarian President: 'Technically Impossible' to Meet Davutoglu

Disparate schedules have made it impossible for Bulgarian President Rosen Plevnelievi to meet Turkish Foreign Minister Ahmet Davutoglu, announced Plevneliev's office.

Politics » Diplomacy | February 5, 2014, Wednesday // 13:27 | Viewed: 1330

Turkish Top Diplomat Cancels Visit to Bulgaria

Turkish Minister of Foreign Affairs, Ahmet Davutoglu, has canceled his official visit to Bulgaria.

Politics » Diplomacy | February 5, 2014, Wednesday // 09:55 | Viewed: 1673

Ex-Bulgarian Interior Minister Attends Obama Prayer Breakfast

Former Bulgarian Interior Minister and Member of the Parliament from the opposition GERB party, Tsvetan Tsvetanov, is in the US for the Prayer Breakfast of President, Barack Obama.

Politics » Diplomacy | February 3, 2014, Monday // 10:47 | Viewed: 777
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