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Bulgaria-Greece Teams Start Policing Bulgarian Winter Resort

Bulgaria's largest and most famous winter and ski resort Bansko will be patrolled jointly by Bulgarian and Greek police as of Monday, January 24, 2011.

Politics » Diplomacy | January 24, 2011, Monday // 02:36 | Viewed: 2004

Bulgaria President Fully Backs Embattled Envoys in Spy Row

Bulgaria's president has made it clear he will resist pressure to sack forty-one ambassadors on the grounds that they worked for the communist-era secret service.

Politics » Diplomacy | January 23, 2011, Sunday // 14:50 | Viewed: 1911

Japanese Martial Arts Bring Back Memories to Bulgarian PM

Bulgaria's PM Boyko Borisov recalled his youth upon watching martial arts demonstrations in the ancient Japanese capital of Kamakura, as his official visit to Japan kicked off.

Politics » Diplomacy | January 23, 2011, Sunday // 10:58 | Viewed: 2575

Belarus Envoy to Bulgaria: No Misuse of Force, Elections Fair

States and international organizations might not have adopted an objective stance to December 2010 presidential elections in Belarus, according to Belarusian ambassador to Bulgaria Vyacheslav Kachanov.

Politics » Diplomacy | January 22, 2011, Saturday // 10:47 | Viewed: 1974

Bulgarian PM Arrives in Japan on Strategic Trip

A large official Bulgarian delegation headed by PM Boyko Borisov arrived in Tokyo Saturday morning.

Politics » Diplomacy | January 22, 2011, Saturday // 10:19 | Viewed: 1771

US Ambassador Dismayed by Roma Living Conditions in Yambol

The US Ambassador to Bulgaria James Warlick was perplexed by the wretched living conditions of the Roma in the town of Yambol.

Politics » Diplomacy | January 21, 2011, Friday // 17:48 | Viewed: 2324

Turkey Suspicious of Bulgarian, Greek Border Fence Plans

Greece's and Bulgaria's plans to build border fences along their borders with Turkey has been met with suspicion by Turkish officials, according to the Turkish AA agency.

Politics » Diplomacy | January 21, 2011, Friday // 15:29 | Viewed: 3411

Bulgaria PM Heads for Japan in Hopes to Woo Investors

Bulgaria's Prime Minister Boyko Borissov is leaving Friday on a working visit to Japan, which will continue until January 26, the government press office announced.

Politics » Diplomacy | January 21, 2011, Friday // 08:19 | Viewed: 1639

1.4 Million Macedonians Line Up for Passports in EU Back Door Sofia - Le Figaro

A total of 1,4 million Macedonian citizens from Slavic origin and another 300,000 ethnic Turks, who were forcefully driven out of Bulgaria in the 80s, are lining up for a passport in Sofia and could gain EU citizenship through the back door, says Le Figar

Politics » Diplomacy | January 20, 2011, Thursday // 14:11 | Viewed: 5107

Bulgaria, Pakistan See Eye to Eye on Afghanistan

Bulgaria's Foreign Minister Nikolay Mladenov has made the first ever visit of a Bulgarian top diplomat to Pakistan.

Politics » Diplomacy | January 19, 2011, Wednesday // 15:34 | Viewed: 2202

Serbia Releases 2 Detained Bulgarian Danube Ships

The two Bulgarian ships, which were detained by the Serbian customs authorities, have been released on Wednesday.

Politics » Diplomacy | January 19, 2011, Wednesday // 14:07 | Viewed: 1468

Serbia Detains 2 Bulgarian Danube Vessels

Serbia's customs authorities have detained two Bulgarian ships sailing on the Danube over failure to obey regulations.

Politics » Diplomacy | January 18, 2011, Tuesday // 17:41 | Viewed: 2152

Macedonian Bulgarians Threaten Skopje with Switching to Bulgarian Orthodox Church

The Bulgarian Cultural Club in Skopje (BCCS) has risen in protest against hate speech by Archbishop Stefan, the head of the Macedonian Orthodox Church, with respect to Macedonian Bulgarians.

Politics » Diplomacy | January 18, 2011, Tuesday // 14:14 | Viewed: 8795

Mladenov Heads to Islamad, Karachi as Bulgaria Grants Aid to Pakistan

Bulgaria's Foreign Minister Nikolay Mladenov is setting out on a visit to Pakistan after the Bulgarian government granted humanitarian aid to the flood-devastated country on his initiative.

Politics » Diplomacy | January 18, 2011, Tuesday // 13:42 | Viewed: 1616

US Ambassador: Bulgarian Govt Should React to Spying Scandal

Bulgaria's government should take decisive measures on the recent spying scandal, the US Ambassador to the Balkan country, James Warlick stated on Monday.

Politics » Diplomacy | January 18, 2011, Tuesday // 10:07 | Viewed: 1958

Bulgaria Govt Rapped for Failed Privatization Attempts - Survey

Bulgaria's government is most heavily criticized for its failure to rake in revenues into the budget by privatization, shows a survey, conducted among analysts, employers and trade unionists.

Politics » Diplomacy | January 17, 2011, Monday // 16:48 | Viewed: 1639

Japan Vows to Invest in Bulgaria

Japan has long-term investment interests in Bulgaria, His Excellency Makoto Ito, the new Ambassador of Japan to Bulgaria, has stated.

Politics » Diplomacy | January 17, 2011, Monday // 16:35 | Viewed: 1611

Bulgarian Antarctic Expeditions Still Stuck in Chile

The two Bulgarian Antarctic Expeditions, one returning and one incoming, are still blocked in Chile, which has significantly interfered with their scheduled research activities.

Politics » Diplomacy | January 17, 2011, Monday // 13:42 | Viewed: 1472

Bulgaria Starts Replacing Diplomats with Communist Ties

Bulgaria begins Monday the procedure of selecting new consuls general to replace those who were exposed as agents or collaborators to the former Communist State Security (DS).

Politics » Diplomacy | January 17, 2011, Monday // 09:00 | Viewed: 1374

Bulgarian Antarctic Expeditions Stranded by Strike, Riots in Chile

Bulgaria's two scientific expeditions to Antarctica – one returning home, and the other taking over – have been stranded in the very south of Chile because of civil unrest caused by a strike.

Politics » Diplomacy | January 16, 2011, Sunday // 23:13 | Viewed: 2187

Bulgaria Ex Foreign Minister Backs Embattled Diplomats in Spy Row

Bulgaria's former Socialist foreign minister has called on 41 senior diplomats to resist pressure to resign on the grounds they worked for the communist-era secret service.

Politics » Diplomacy | January 16, 2011, Sunday // 19:36 | Viewed: 1436
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