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Putin Falls in Love with Bulgarian PM Borisov's Furry Gift

The Russian Prime Minister Vladimir Putin was captivated by his Bulgarian counterpart Boyko Borisov's gift for him Saturday – a Bulgarian Shepherd puppy.

Politics » Diplomacy | November 13, 2010, Saturday // 19:32 | Viewed: 11274

Putin Thanks Bulgaria for 'Closer' Russia Ties in Recent Months

Russian Prime Minister Vladimir Putin has thanked Bulgaria for the attention it has paid to its relations with Russia in the past few months.

Politics » Diplomacy | November 13, 2010, Saturday // 17:30 | Viewed: 1588

Russian Leader Putin on His 3rd State Visit to Bulgaria

Russian PM Vladimir Putin's Saturday's visit to Bulgaria is his third in his capacity of a Russian state leader, even though he made the first two as the President of the Russian Federation.

Politics » Diplomacy | November 13, 2010, Saturday // 17:15 | Viewed: 1379

Borisov-Putin Tete-a-Tete Meeting Takes Only 20 Minutes

The tete-a-tete meeting between the Prime Ministers of Bulgaria and Russia, Boyko Borisov and Vladimir Putin, in Sofia Saturday lasted only 20 minutes.

Politics » Diplomacy | November 13, 2010, Saturday // 16:37 | Viewed: 1497

Borisov, Putin Start Tete-a-Tete Meeting in Sofia

The much anticipated tete-a-tete meeting of the Prime Ministers of Bulgaria and Russia in Sofia began at 4 pm local time on Saturday.

Politics » Diplomacy | November 13, 2010, Saturday // 16:10 | Viewed: 1510

Putin Lands in Sofia with 1.5-Hour Delay

Russian Prime Minister Vladimir Putin arrived in Sofia at about 3:10 pm on Saturday for his much anticipated energy and diplomatic talks with his Bulgarian counterpart Boyko Borisov.

Politics » Diplomacy | November 13, 2010, Saturday // 15:30 | Viewed: 1301

US Ambassador Praises Bulgarian President's Political Project

It is important and beneficial for Bulgaria to have as many political alternatives and view points as possible, US Ambassador to Sofia, James Warlick, says.

Politics » Diplomacy | November 13, 2010, Saturday // 14:01 | Viewed: 1263

Macedonian Paper Apologizes to Novinite.com over Mixup with Dilma Rousseff's Origin

Macedonian daily newspaper "Dnevnik" has issued an apology and a correction for misquoting an article of Novinite.com (Sofia News Agency) about the Bulgarian origin of Brazil's new President, Dilma Rousseff.

Politics » Diplomacy | November 12, 2010, Friday // 20:27 | Viewed: 2920

Bulgaria Hails Political Progress towards Govt in Iraq

 

Politics » Diplomacy | November 12, 2010, Friday // 18:25 | Viewed: 1219

Romania Pledges to Join Schengen 2011

The procedures, leading to Romania joining the Schengen Zone March 2011, are going smoothly, Romanian President Traian Basescu declared.

Politics » Diplomacy | November 12, 2010, Friday // 14:58 | Viewed: 2922

Merkel Lauds German-Bulgarian Friendship

German Chancellor Angela Merkel has praised highly the quality of German-Bulgarian diplomatic relations in a special letter to Bulgarian Prime Minister Boyko Borisov.

Politics » Diplomacy | November 12, 2010, Friday // 12:54 | Viewed: 1485

Bulgarians with Visa Free Regime to Taiwan

The visa restrictions for Bulgarians traveling to Taiwan have been lifted Thursday, the press office of the European People's Party (EPP) in the European Parliament announced.

Politics » Diplomacy | November 11, 2010, Thursday // 17:26 | Viewed: 1881

Bulgaria to Shut Down 7 Embassies

The Bulgarian Foreign Ministry proposes the closing of 7 diplomatic missions abroad, Minister Nikolay Mladenov announced.

Politics » Diplomacy | November 11, 2010, Thursday // 14:04 | Viewed: 1648

Putin's Visit to Freeze Traffic in Sofia

The Russian Prime Minister Vladimir Putin's scheduled visit to Sofia Saturday will cause significant adjustments to the Bulgarian capital's traffic, the Bulgarian Interior Ministry informs.

Politics » Diplomacy | November 11, 2010, Thursday // 12:05 | Viewed: 1417

Bulgarian PM Borisov: Friendship with Syria Revived This Year

Bulgaria and Syria have revived their friendly relations in the course of a single year, Bulgarian Prime Minister Boyko Borisov stated after he met with Syrian President Bashar al-Assad.

Politics » Diplomacy | November 9, 2010, Tuesday // 18:16 | Viewed: 1371

President: Bulgarian-Syrian Relatons Revamped

The friendly relations between Bulgaria and Syria will be taken to a new level, promised Bulgarian President Georgi Parvanov after meeting with his counterpart Bashar al-Assad, who is on an official trip to Sofia.

Politics » Diplomacy | November 9, 2010, Tuesday // 16:35 | Viewed: 1487

President Assad: Syria, Bulgaria Have Great Potential for Cooperation

The friendship between Syria and Bulgaria has persisted over some difficult years and will continue to flourish, stated Syrian President Bashar al-Assad, who is on an official trip to Sofia Tuesday.

Politics » Diplomacy | November 9, 2010, Tuesday // 16:04 | Viewed: 1519

Syrian President Arrives to Bulgaria

Syrian President Bashar al-Assad is arriving on a two-day official visit to Sofia Tuesday accompanied by a sizable business delegation and his spouse Asma al-Assad.

Politics » Diplomacy | November 9, 2010, Tuesday // 07:55 | Viewed: 1938

US Embassy in Bulgaria Calls for Cultural Heritage Projects

The US Embassy in Sofia has announced a call for proposals for cultural heritage projects seeking funding from the Ambassador's Fund for Cultural Preservation (AFCP).

Politics » Diplomacy | November 8, 2010, Monday // 18:26 | Viewed: 1177

Dutch Embassy Invites Bulgarians to Pay Tribute to Ex Envoy

The Embassy of the Kingdom of Netherlands announced Monday people who wish to pay last tribute to Henri?tte, Barroness of Lynden-Leijten, former Ambassador to Bulgaria can visit the Embassy Tuesday and Wednesday.

Politics » Diplomacy | November 8, 2010, Monday // 14:27 | Viewed: 2197

Bulgarian PM Plays Charity Football in Italy

Bulgaria's Prime Minister, Boyko Borisov, is leaving Saturday on a two-day trip to Pescara in Abruzzo, Italy.

Politics » Diplomacy | November 6, 2010, Saturday // 14:06 | Viewed: 1510