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Borisov, Tsipras in Joint Bulgaria-Greece Govt Meeting

Six Greek ministers and two deputy ministers are attending an intergovernmental meeting with Bulgarian cabinet members in Sofia alongside the two countries' prime ministers on Monday.

Politics » Diplomacy | August 1, 2016, Monday // 12:49 | Viewed: 2994

Tsipras to Meet Bulgaria's Borisov in Sofia

Greek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras is set to hold meetings with officials in Bulgaria while on a visit to its capital Sofia on Monday.

Politics » Diplomacy | August 1, 2016, Monday // 09:51 | Viewed: 2718

Bulgarian Foreign Minister Wraps up U.S. Visit with Meetings at State Dept., Pentagon

Bulgaria’s Foreign  Minister Daniel Mitov has held meetings at the State Department and the Department of Defense in the concluding part of his working visit to the United States.

Politics » Diplomacy | July 30, 2016, Saturday // 13:29 | Viewed: 11315

Bulgaria Calls on Five Security Council Members to Back Irina Bokova for UN Top Job

Prime Minister Boyko Borisov has called on his counterparts from five countries to support the Bulgarian candidate for the post of United Nations Secretary-General, Irina Bokova.

Politics » Diplomacy | July 29, 2016, Friday // 16:32 | Viewed: 12113

Bulgarian Foreign Minister Discussing Energy Projects, Sanctions Policy on Washington Visit

The implementation of priority energy projects in Bulgaria and the region of southeastern Europe have been in the focus of a meeting of Bulgaria’s Foreign Minister Daniel Mitov with Amos Hochstein, U.S. Special Coordinator for International Energy Affairs

Politics » Diplomacy | July 24, 2016, Sunday // 13:07 | Viewed: 2789

Bulgarian Foreign Minister Starts U.S. Visit with Meetings on Energy, Trade

Bulgaria’s Foreign Minister Daniel Mitov has welcomed the US' consistent support for key projects for the diversification of sources and routes for the supply of energy resources in Bulgaria and the region.

Politics » Diplomacy | July 23, 2016, Saturday // 09:52 | Viewed: 11221

No Bulgarian Citizens Hurt in Munich Shooting, Consul General Tells PM

No Bulgarian citizens were killed or wounded in Friday’s shooting near a shopping mall in Munich according to information available so far, the country’s consul general in the German city, Antoaneta Baycheva, has said.

Politics » Diplomacy | July 22, 2016, Friday // 22:59 | Viewed: 2291

Bulgaria Meets Canada’s Conditions for Visa Waiver – PM Borisov

Bulgaria’s government expects Canada to draw a schedule for lifting visa requirements for Bulgarian citizens as quickly as possible, Prime Minister Boyko Boyko Borisov has said.

Politics » Diplomacy | July 22, 2016, Friday // 13:18 | Viewed: 2868

Bulgaria, U.S. Discuss Exchange of Information on Organised Crime, Terrorism

The implementation of agreements on the exchange of information relating to security and law enforcement has been in the focus of a meeting between Bulgaria’s Interior Minister Rumyana Bachvarova and Alan Bersin, assistant secretary for international affa

Politics » Diplomacy | July 22, 2016, Friday // 12:20 | Viewed: 2105

Bulgaria’s Irina Bokova Ranks 3rd in First Vote for Next UN Chief

Bulgaria’s Irina Bokova, UNESCO Director-General, came in third in the first-round secret vote at the UN Security Council to select the next UN Secretary-General, newswires reported on Thursday.

Politics » Diplomacy | July 22, 2016, Friday // 08:25 | Viewed: 3228

Bulgaria’s Foreign Minister to Discuss Defense, Security, Energy on U.S. Visit

Bulgarian Foreign Minister Daniel Mitov embarks on a nine-day working visit to the United States on Thursday that will focus on cooperation in the areas of defence, security and energy.

Politics » Diplomacy | July 21, 2016, Thursday // 10:11 | Viewed: 2546

Bulgaria Issues Travel Warning for Turkey

Bulgarian citizens are advised against traveling to Turkey for the moment, the Foreign Ministry in Sofia has said.

Politics » Diplomacy | July 20, 2016, Wednesday // 14:48 | Viewed: 61462

Bulgaria Opens New Honorary Consulates in Poland, Spain

The Bulgarian government has adopted a decision to set up more honorary consular offices in Poland and Spain.

Politics » Diplomacy | July 20, 2016, Wednesday // 13:18 | Viewed: 8313

Bulgaria Warns against Travel to Kazakhstan over Terrorism Alert

Bulgaria has advised its citizens to refrain from travelling to Kazakhstan until the authorities in the central Asian country withdraw the ‘red alert’ introduced over terrorism threat, the Foreign Ministry in Sofia announced on Monday.

Politics » Diplomacy | July 18, 2016, Monday // 17:03 | Viewed: 7426

President: Stability, Peace in Turkey Are of Primary Importance for Bulgaria

In a press statement released in connection with the unsuccessful attempt for coup carried out by a group within the Turkish military overnight, President Rosen Plevneliev said that Turkey is a good neighbour and strategic partner of Bulgaria.

Politics » Diplomacy | July 16, 2016, Saturday // 09:30 | Viewed: 2672

Bulgarian President Strongly Condemns Nice Attack

Bulgarian President Rosen Plevneliev strongly condemned Thursday's attack in Nice which claimed the lives of at least 84 people and left around fifty other injured.

Politics » Diplomacy | July 15, 2016, Friday // 11:52 | Viewed: 6619

Bulgarian PM, Iranian Parliament Speaker Vow to Restart Economic Relations

After the historical agreement on Iran's nuclear programme and the ensuing enhanced dialogue between the EU and Tehran, a favourable climate for restarting Bulgarian-Iranian economic relations has been created.

Politics » Diplomacy | July 12, 2016, Tuesday // 20:51 | Viewed: 1888

Bulgaria, Iran Sign Three Bilateral Cooperation Agreements

During its official visit to Iran, the Bulgarian delegation headed by Prime Minister Boyko Borisov signed three bilateral cooperation agreements.

Politics » Diplomacy | July 11, 2016, Monday // 18:08 | Viewed: 2199

Iran Invites Bulgaria to Join New Transport Corridor

Tehran has invited Sofia to take part in a new transport corridor linking the Islamic Republic with Armenia and Georgia and crossing the Black Sea, Bulgarian Prime Minister Boyko Borisov has said.

Politics » Diplomacy | July 11, 2016, Monday // 12:25 | Viewed: 6135

Bulgaria PM's Visit to Iran 'Seal of Approval to Best Status in Ties'

Bulgarian Prime Minister Boyko Borisov's visit to the Islamic Republic of Iran highlights the "excellent" relations between the two countries, Tehran's Ambassador to Sofia has opined.

Politics » Diplomacy | July 11, 2016, Monday // 09:32 | Viewed: 1891

Bulgaria's PM Begins 2-Day Iran Visit Hoping to Sell Reactor

A Bulgarian delegation led by Prime Minister Boyko Borisov is visiting Iran, hoping to find a buyer for a nuclear reactor and equipment produced for an abandoned plant project.

Politics » Diplomacy | July 11, 2016, Monday // 08:10 | Viewed: 2297
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