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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

Bulgarian President Salutes Newly-Elected Bronislaw Komorowski

Bulgarian head of state Georgi Parvanov sent his official greeting to newly-elected Polish President Bronislaw Komorowski.

Politics » Diplomacy | July 5, 2010, Monday // 16:38 | Viewed: 1480

Bulgaria No Soviet Republic, Foreign Minister Thinks

Bulgaria is a state based on the rule of law and cannot afford to favor certain investors, no matter whether Russian or from elsewhere, said Bulgarian foreign affairs minister Nikolay Mladenov in an interview for Bulgarian Nova TV Sunday evening.

Politics » Diplomacy | July 4, 2010, Sunday // 19:02 | Viewed: 1739

Bulgarian PM Honors US Independence Day

Bulgaria highly values the open, substantial and lasting cooperation with the USA on key matters concerning European energy security, wrote Bulgarian PM Boyko Borisov Sunday on occasion of the 4th of July.

Politics » Diplomacy | July 4, 2010, Sunday // 16:01 | Viewed: 1603

Bulgaria PM: Putin Knows Me Better than Local Opposition

Bulgaria's prime minister has praised his Russian counterpart for the dialogue they have as the two countries are struggling to come to an agreement on a number of large-scale energy projects.

Politics » Diplomacy | July 4, 2010, Sunday // 13:58 | Viewed: 1556

UK, Spanish Embassies Said to Have 'Pressured' Bulgarian Courts

Representatives of the Embassies of the UK and Spain in Bulgaria are reported to have exerted pressure on Bulgarian courts in two separate trade disputes.

Politics » Diplomacy | July 3, 2010, Saturday // 20:44 | Viewed: 1764

Bulgarian President Greets Obama for July 4

Bulgaria's head of state Georgi Parvanov has sent a letter to American President Barack Obama with greetings for July 4, the national holiday of the United States.

Politics » Diplomacy | July 3, 2010, Saturday // 15:22 | Viewed: 1265

Putin Orders Deputy to Bulgaria for Energy Talks

Russia's Deputy PM Viktor Zubkov is going to visit Bulgaria July 6 for talks on the large-scale joint energy projects, Bulgaria's PM Borisov and his Russian counterpart Putin have agreed in a phone conversation.

Politics » Diplomacy | July 2, 2010, Friday // 18:39 | Viewed: 1490

40 000 Illegal Bulgarian Immigrants to Benefit from Obama's Reform

There are between 15 000 and 40 000 Bulgarians residing illegally in the USA, according to estimates of Assen Assenov, a Bulgarian professor at the American University School of International Service.

Politics » Diplomacy | July 2, 2010, Friday // 16:14 | Viewed: 2907

Bulgaria's Closeness with US Makes Other States Nervous - Analyst

The increasingly close ties of Bulgaria and Romania with the US can generate a negative reaction on part of other states in the Balkans, according to Ted Galen Carpenter, Vice President for Defense and Foreign Policy Studies at the Cato Institute.

Politics » Diplomacy | July 1, 2010, Thursday // 12:53 | Viewed: 2133

Bulgarian Foreign Minister Victimized by Striking Israeli Driver

Bulgaria's Foreign Minister Nikolay Mladenov was left behind by his driver during his Wednesday's visit to Jerusalem as a sign of protest.

Politics » Diplomacy | July 1, 2010, Thursday // 02:56 | Viewed: 1887

FM: Bulgaria Throws Weight behind Independent Palestinian State

Bulgaria supports strongly the creation of an independent Palestinian state alongside Israel, stated Bulgarian Foreign Minister Nikolay Mladenov in Ramallah.

Politics » Diplomacy | June 30, 2010, Wednesday // 18:34 | Viewed: 1519

Bulgaria to Get Azerbaijan Gas in 2011 via Georgia, Turkey

Bulgaria should receive its first natural gas supplies from Azerbaijan in 2011, agreed the presidents of the two countries, Georgi Parvanov and Ilham Aliyev.

Politics » Diplomacy | June 30, 2010, Wednesday // 17:04 | Viewed: 2197

Bulgarian Foreign Minister on to Palestine after Israel

Bulgarian Foreign Minister Nikolay Mladenov visits Wednesday the Palestinian Autonomy, after he had official talks in Israel Tuesday.

Politics » Diplomacy | June 30, 2010, Wednesday // 10:20 | Viewed: 1381

Bulgarian President on Trip to Azerbaijan

Bulgarian President Georgi Parvanov is on a two-day visit to Azerbaijan Wednesday and Thursday, by invitation from his counterpart Ilham Aliyev.

Politics » Diplomacy | June 30, 2010, Wednesday // 08:31 | Viewed: 1253

Israel Recognizes 7th Bulgarian as 'Righteous among Nations' for 1943 Rescue of Jews

Israel's Yad Vashem, the "Holocaust Martyrs' and Heroes' Remembrance Authority", has recognized Bulgarian Vladimir Kurtev as "a Righteous Among the Nations" for his role in the rescue of the Bulgarian Jews from deportation to Nazi death camps in 1943.

Politics » Diplomacy | June 28, 2010, Monday // 20:56 | Viewed: 2868

Bulgaria, Romania Ink Police Cooperation Deal to Protect Tourists

The Interior Ministries of Bulgaria and Romania have signed a cooperation agreement providing for the transfer of police officers from one country to the other.

Politics » Diplomacy | June 28, 2010, Monday // 20:31 | Viewed: 1516

Ministers Head to Meet Bulgarian Community in Moldova

Bulgaria's Deputy PM and Finance Minister Djankov and Minister for Bulgarians Abroad Bozhidar Dimitrov are setting out to meet members of the historic Bulgarian minority in Moldova.

Politics » Diplomacy | June 28, 2010, Monday // 18:56 | Viewed: 1516