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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

Bulgaria Plans All-Out Cuts in Diplomatic Missions

The Bulgarian Foreign Ministry has insisted on proportionally reducing the staff of the diplomatic missions abroad on all levels as an anti-crisis measure.

Politics » Diplomacy | July 13, 2010, Tuesday // 15:14 | Viewed: 1385

US Ambassador Denies Meddling in Bulgaria

The US ambassador in Bulgaria James Warlick dismissed claims Tuesday that he is interfering with Bulgaria's national policies.

Politics » Diplomacy | July 13, 2010, Tuesday // 13:00 | Viewed: 1347

Bulgaria Welcomes Mahmoud Abbas

The President of the Palestinian Authority Mahmoud Abbas is coming on an official visit to Bulgaria Tuesday and Wednesday, by invitation from Bulgarian President Georgi Parvanov.

Politics » Diplomacy | July 13, 2010, Tuesday // 08:14 | Viewed: 1394

Bulgarian Cabinet Proposes New Diplomats

The Bulgarian government has proposed a number of new appointments of ambassadors abroad to President Georgi Parvanov, who has the authority to appoint Bulgaria's representatives abroad.

Politics » Diplomacy | July 12, 2010, Monday // 14:50 | Viewed: 1504

Mahmoud Abbas to Visit Bulgaria

The President of the Palestinian Authority Mahmoud Abbas is coming on an official visit to Bulgaria Tuesday and Wednesday, by invitation from Bulgarian President Georgi Parvanov.

Politics » Diplomacy | July 12, 2010, Monday // 11:51 | Viewed: 1105

Bulgarian Foreign Minister Pays Respects to Srebrenica Massacre Victims

Bulgaria's Foreign Minister Nikolay Mladenov was among the international guests to the remembrance ceremony of the 15th year since the massacre in Srebrenica in Bosnia and Herzegovina.

Politics » Diplomacy | July 11, 2010, Sunday // 19:54 | Viewed: 1534

Bulgaria Supports All Balkan Countries for Joining EU

Bulgaria's PM Boyko Borisov has announced the country's support for EU entry for all Balkan countries.

Politics » Diplomacy | July 10, 2010, Saturday // 17:13 | Viewed: 1480

Bulgaria’s PM Confirms Support for Croatia’s EU Entry

The Bulgarian Prime Minister has once again confirmed the country's support for Croatia's upcoming entry into the European Union.

Politics » Diplomacy | July 10, 2010, Saturday // 16:36 | Viewed: 1647

French Ambassador in Sofia: Make Less Show, Concentrate on Results

The ambassador of France to Bulgaria, Etienne de Poncins, stated Saturday that Bulgaria needs to put much more effort in combatting corruption and organized crime.

Politics » Diplomacy | July 10, 2010, Saturday // 14:21 | Viewed: 1422

US Ambassador on 'No Comment' Meeting with Bulgarian Chief Prosecutor

US Ambassador James Warlick has met with Bulgaria's Chief Prosecutor Boris Velchev.

Politics » Diplomacy | July 9, 2010, Friday // 12:33 | Viewed: 1390

Bulgaria Hopes to Use Vietnamese Graduates to Revive Ties

The some 30 000 Vietnamese graduates from Bulgarian universities are a crucial prerequisite for boosting the bilateral business relations, according to the Prime Minister Boyko Borisov.

Politics » Diplomacy | July 8, 2010, Thursday // 19:49 | Viewed: 1271

Bulgaria to Get Vietnamese Debt in 1 Month

The Bulgarian Finance Minister Simeon Djankov and the Vietnamese First Deputy Prime Minister Nguyen Sinh Hung have singed a treaty for the settlement of the Vietnamese debt to Bulgaria, which amount to USD 1,3 M.

Politics » Diplomacy | July 7, 2010, Wednesday // 17:42 | Viewed: 1534

US Envoy: Why Are Bulgaria's Deals with Russians Secret?

US Ambassador in Sofia James Warlick has called for making public Bulgaria's energy deals with Russia.

Politics » Diplomacy | July 7, 2010, Wednesday // 16:55 | Viewed: 1624

Bulgaria's PM: War Between Me and Putin is Fiction

The Bulgarian prime minister announced Tuesday that talk of any kind of war between him and Russian counterpart Vladimir Putin is "fiction".

Politics » Diplomacy | July 6, 2010, Tuesday // 13:24 | Viewed: 1380

Bulgaria, Kosovo to Collaborate in Culture Sphere

The Bulgarian Culture Minister, Vezhdi Rashidov, and his Kosovo counterpart, Lutfi Haziri, have met to discuss possibilities for future cooperation in the culture sphere.

Politics » Diplomacy | July 5, 2010, Monday // 17:49 | Viewed: 1642