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Bulgaria Calls on Kosovo, Serbia to Begin Dialogue

Bulgaria’s Minister of Foreign Affairs, Nickolay Mladenov, declared Saturday the time for dialogue between Belgrade and Pristina has come.

Politics » Diplomacy | July 24, 2010, Saturday // 17:57 | Viewed: 1719

Bulgarian Foreign Ministry Urges Serbia to Get Over Kosovo

More than 24 hours later Bulgaria's government has not reacted to the ruling of the International Court of Justice that Kosovo's independence was not illegal.

Politics » Diplomacy | July 23, 2010, Friday // 19:29 | Viewed: 1837

German Chancellor Angela Merkel to Visit Bulgaria October 12

Germany's Chancellor Angela Merkel is going to arrive on an official state visit in Sofia on October 12, 2010.

Politics » Diplomacy | July 22, 2010, Thursday // 20:23 | Viewed: 2675

Sofia, Berlin Mull Priority Joint Projects

The Mayor of Berlin Klaus Wowereit and Bulgarian Prime Minister, Boyko Borisov, discussed Thursday future joint projects between the German and the Bulgarian capitals.

Politics » Diplomacy | July 22, 2010, Thursday // 13:26 | Viewed: 2194

Berlin Mayor to Meet Bulgarian President, PM

The mayor of Berlin Klaus Wowereit is going to meet Bulgarian President Georgi Parvanov and PM Boyko Borisov during his official visit to Sofia Thursday.

Politics » Diplomacy | July 22, 2010, Thursday // 09:31 | Viewed: 1788

US Ambassador: EC Report Notes Bulgaria's Progress

The Bulgarian government has made important rule of law reforms during the last year, as noted in the Cooperation and Verification Mechanism Report of the European Commission, the US Ambassador to Sofia, James Warlick, says in a press release issued Wedne

Politics » Diplomacy | July 21, 2010, Wednesday // 14:16 | Viewed: 1801

Bulgarian Govt Gets Much Praise from Austrian Chancellor

Bulgaria has achieved much in fighting corruption and organized crime over the past year, according to Austrian Chancellor Werner Faymann.

Politics » Diplomacy | July 20, 2010, Tuesday // 18:57 | Viewed: 1691

Bulgaria Unyielding in Helping Afghanistan to Rebuild

Bulgaria is seeking ways to boost its efforts to help Afghanistan achieve stability, Foreign Minister Nikolay Mladenov said in a special statement.

Politics » Diplomacy | July 20, 2010, Tuesday // 16:13 | Viewed: 1726

Bulgarian PM Opens New Plaque in Rome

Bulgaria's PM Boyko Borisov has visited Italy for an official opening of a new Bulgarian plaque in Rome.

Politics » Diplomacy | July 19, 2010, Monday // 15:51 | Viewed: 1651

Bulgaria to Close 30 Diplomatic Missions - Report

The Bulgarian Foreign Ministry proposes the closing of 30 diplomatic missions abroad from a total of 111, the Bulgarian daily "Trud" (Labor) reports Monday.

Politics » Diplomacy | July 19, 2010, Monday // 13:56 | Viewed: 1918

Bulgarian PM Sends Birthday Wishes to German Chancellor

Bulgaria's Prime Minister, Boyko Borisov, sent Saturday a congratulation letter to German Chancellor, Angela Merkel, in occasion of her birthday.

Politics » Diplomacy | July 17, 2010, Saturday // 18:45 | Viewed: 1809

Diaspora Minister: Macedonia Assimilates Bulgarian-Albanians

The Minister without Portfolio for Bulgarians Abroad, Bozhidar Dimitrov, is convinced Skopje is leading a pro-Macedonian propaganda in Albanian regions populated with ethnic Bulgarians.

Politics » Diplomacy | July 17, 2010, Saturday // 18:04 | Viewed: 2737

US Ambassador: Russia Is Reliable Energy Partner for Bulgaria

The US Ambassador to Bulgaria, James Warlick, is on an official visit to the Bulgarian Black Sea capital of Varna Saturday, to meet with the Varna Mayor, Kiril Yordanov.

Politics » Diplomacy | July 17, 2010, Saturday // 12:22 | Viewed: 1882

Bulgarian National Bank Governor Honored with Highest Belgian Order

The Governor of the Bulgarian National Bank Ivan Iskrov was decorated with the highest state distinction of Belgium, the Order of Leopold.

Politics » Diplomacy | July 16, 2010, Friday // 14:38 | Viewed: 1635

Bulgaria's Nationalists against Unconditional Support for Serbia

The nationalist leader Volen Siderov has urged the Bulgarian government to set some conditions before giving its support for Serbia's EU entry.

Politics » Diplomacy | July 16, 2010, Friday // 11:47 | Viewed: 2032

PA President Abbas Wishes Well to Bulgarian Jewish Community

The President of the Palestinian Authority Mahmoud Abbas has sent his sincere good wishes to the Bulgarian Jewish community during a meeting with Solomon Passy, President of the Atlantic Club in Bulgaria.

Politics » Diplomacy | July 14, 2010, Wednesday // 18:22 | Viewed: 1783

Bulgaria Renews Calls on Canada to Lift Visa Regime

Bulgaria's prime minister has reiterated calls on Canada's government to drop the visa requirement for the country's citizens, part of efforts to make travel to Canada visa-free for all EU states.

Politics » Diplomacy | July 14, 2010, Wednesday // 15:18 | Viewed: 2305

Palestinian Security Forces to Train, Study in Bulgaria

The Bulgarian Foreign Minister will announce by the end of the year the possibilities for training of Palestinian security forces and education of Palestinian citizens in Bulgaria.

Politics » Diplomacy | July 14, 2010, Wednesday // 11:45 | Viewed: 1264

Bulgaria Asks for Canadian Visa Waiver

Bulgaria's Minister of Economy and Energy, Traicho Traikov, asked for the lifting of the visa regime for Bulgarians traveling to Canada.

Politics » Diplomacy | July 14, 2010, Wednesday // 10:29 | Viewed: 2043

PM Tells Abbas Palestinians Enjoy Good Life in Bulgaria

Bulgarian Prime Minister Boyko Borisov has welcomed the President of the Palestinian Authority Mahmoud Abbas.

Politics » Diplomacy | July 13, 2010, Tuesday // 19:58 | Viewed: 1544

PA President Abbas: Bulgaria Is Friendly Nation

The President of the Palestinian Authority Mahmoud Abbas arrived together with a government delegation on a two-day visit to Bulgaria.

Politics » Diplomacy | July 13, 2010, Tuesday // 18:12 | Viewed: 1431