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Bulgaria, Montenegro Sign Social Security Agreement

A bilateral security agreement between Bulgaria and Montenegro signed on Monday will pave Montenegro's way to EU accession talks, Bulgarian Deputy PM and Labor Minister Ivaylo Kalfin has said.

Politics » Diplomacy | February 1, 2016, Monday // 14:13 | Viewed: 1759

Bulgarian President Embarks on Five-Day Official Visit to Brazil, Argentina

Bulgarian President Rosen Plevneliev will be on a five-day official visit to Brazil and Argentina from Monday to Friday.

Politics » Diplomacy | February 1, 2016, Monday // 09:40 | Viewed: 1625

Bulgaria's President to Visit Brazil, Argentina Next Week

Bulgarian President Rosen Plevneliev is due to discuss opportunities of drawing investment from Brazil and Argentian during his visit to the countries next week.

Politics » Diplomacy | January 30, 2016, Saturday // 10:11 | Viewed: 2035

Hungarian PM Urges EU to Offer Schengen Membership to Bulgaria

At a press conference during his visit to Sofia on Friday, Hungarian Prime Minister Viktor Orban called on the EU to offer to Bulgaria membership to the Schengen Area.

Politics » Diplomacy | January 29, 2016, Friday // 11:54 | Viewed: 2693

Borisov, Orban Exchange Gifts Ahead of Meeting

Bulgarian Prime Minister Boyko Borisov and his Hungarian counterpart Viktor Orban, who arrived on a visit to Sofia on Thursday evening, exchanged gifts at the official dinner ahead of their meeting on Friday.

Politics » Diplomacy | January 29, 2016, Friday // 09:46 | Viewed: 1654

Bulgaria, Italy Presidents Discuss EU Migrant Crisis, Energy, Trade in Rome

The presidents of Bulgaria and Italy have discussed trade and investment links between their countries, diversification of energy supplies to Europe and the migration crisis during a meeting in Rome.

Politics » Diplomacy | January 28, 2016, Thursday // 17:24 | Viewed: 1486

Bulgaria's Borisov, Hungary's Orban to Meet in Sofia on Friday

Bulgarian Prime Minister Boyko Borisov and his Hungarian counterpart Viktor Orban will discuss issues of the bilateral, but also of the "European agenda" during Orban's visit to Sofia, the cabinet has announced.

Politics » Diplomacy | January 28, 2016, Thursday // 12:43 | Viewed: 1828

Bulgaria to Have Honorary Consulate in Romania's Ploiesti

The Bulgarian government on Wednesday approved the opening of an honorary consular office in Ploiesti, in Southeastern Romania.

Politics » Diplomacy | January 28, 2016, Thursday // 12:15 | Viewed: 1457

Democracy Must Be Defended on Daily Basis, Bulgarian President Tells PACE

Democracy in Europe cannot be taken for granted and has to be defended on a daily basis, Bulgaria’s President Rosen Plevneliev said on Tuesday.

Politics » Diplomacy | January 26, 2016, Tuesday // 21:22 | Viewed: 3314

Bulgaria's FM Calls for PACE Dialogue with Russia

Bulgarian Foreign Minister Daniel Mitov on Monday said dialogue was needed with the Russian representatives to the Parliamentary Assembly of the Council of Europe (PACE).

Politics » Diplomacy | January 26, 2016, Tuesday // 09:16 | Viewed: 1536

Bulgaria's President to Speak to PACE on Tuesday

President Rosen Plevneliev is to deliver an address to the Parliamentary Assembly of the Council of Europe, one of the two key organs of the CoE, on Tuesday.

Politics » Diplomacy | January 26, 2016, Tuesday // 08:45 | Viewed: 1269

Turkey Denies Reported 'Recall' of Consul from Bulgaria's Plovdiv

Turkey has denied a Bulgarian media report suggesting that the term of appointment of its consul general Alper Aktas in Plovdiv was allegedly cut short.

Politics » Diplomacy | January 24, 2016, Sunday // 13:13 | Viewed: 1697

Libyan Court Drops Charges against Two Bulgarian Seamen

A Libyan court has withdrawn the charges of smuggling of oil products brought last year against the crew of tanker vessel Sunoil I, which included two Bulgarian nationals, the Foreign Ministry in Sofia announced on Friday.

Politics » Diplomacy | January 22, 2016, Friday // 22:01 | Viewed: 2749

Hungarian PM to Arrive on Two-Day Visit to Bulgaria Next Week – Media Reports

Hungarian Prime Minister Viktor Orban might arrive on a two-day visit to Bulgaria on January 27 and 28, Bulgarian media reported.

Politics » Diplomacy | January 22, 2016, Friday // 14:23 | Viewed: 4749

Bulgaria, Bavaria to Enhance Police Cooperation

During a meeting in Sofia on Friday, Bulgarian Prime Minister Boyko Borisov and Bavarian Interior Minister Joachim Herrmann, who is on a two-day visit to Bulgaria, vowed to enhance police cooperation.

Politics » Diplomacy | January 22, 2016, Friday // 13:15 | Viewed: 3306

Turkey Reportedly Recalls Consul from Bulgaria’s Plovdiv

Turkey is said to have recalled its consul from Plovdiv, Bulgarian daily 24 Chasa reported on Thursday citing an “informed source”

Politics » Diplomacy | January 22, 2016, Friday // 00:07 | Viewed: 2156

Bulgaria Backs Moldova’s EU Aspirations

Bulgaria hopes that the political forces in Moldova will act responsibly to resolve the political crisis and restore calm in the country, the Foreign Ministry said in a statement on Thursday .

Politics » Diplomacy | January 21, 2016, Thursday // 21:34 | Viewed: 1270

Bulgaria, Hungary Agree to Boost Economic, Trade Ties

Trade, economic and investment cooperation has been in the focus of talks between Bulgarian Prime Minister Boyko Borisov and Hungarian Minister of Foreign Affairs and Trade Péter Szijjártó in Sofia on Thursday.

Politics » Diplomacy | January 21, 2016, Thursday // 19:31 | Viewed: 4288

Victoria Nuland Visiting Bulgaria on Tuesday

US Assistant Secretary of State Victoria Nuland is to meet Bulgarian officials this afternoon, the Bulgarian President's press office has said.

Politics » Diplomacy | January 19, 2016, Tuesday // 09:17 | Viewed: 3980

Pakistan’s Envoy-Designate Calls on Businesses to Build Closer Ties with Bulgaria

Pakistan's Ambassador-designate to Bulgaria Babar Hashmi has urged Pakistani businessto explore bilateral trade with Bulgaria, the Associated Press of Pakistan (APP) has reported.

Politics » Diplomacy | January 17, 2016, Sunday // 11:33 | Viewed: 1619

Bulgaria Urges Turkish Ambassador to Abide by Vienna Convention - FM

Bulgaria's Foreign Minister has urged Turkey's Ambassador Suleyman Gokce to abide by the Vienna Convention and to "do his best" to dispel the impression that he is trying to interfere in domestic policy.

Politics » Diplomacy | January 16, 2016, Saturday // 12:17 | Viewed: 4029