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Europol, US Pile Praise on Borisov for Shattering Money Forging Ring

Europol Director Rob Wainwright has presented Bulgarian Prime Minister Boyko Borisov with a special award over the busting of a ring forging EUR and USD banknotes.

Politics » Diplomacy | October 15, 2010, Friday // 17:22 | Viewed: 1817

Poland Backs Bulgaria for Schengen, EU Highway Funding

Polish Prime Minister Donald Tusk has promised support for Bulgaria's aspirations to join the Schengen Agreement.

Politics » Diplomacy | October 14, 2010, Thursday // 12:29 | Viewed: 2061

30 000 Bulgarian Migrants Work in Cyprus

There are about 30 000 Bulgarians working in Cyprus as migrant laborers, according to Stavros Amvrosiu, Ambassador of Cyprus to Bulgaria.

Politics » Diplomacy | October 13, 2010, Wednesday // 20:15 | Viewed: 2351

Borisov Welcomes Poland PM Tusk in Varna

Bulgaria's Prime Minister Boyko Borisov has welcomed his Polish counterpart Donald Tusk.

Politics » Diplomacy | October 13, 2010, Wednesday // 19:26 | Viewed: 1512

US Ambassador: Bulgaria's Freed 'Octopus' Must Be Watched

The American Ambassador to Bulgaria, James Warlick, says the Tuesday release from jail to house arrest of former undercover agent and controversial businessman, Aleksei Petrov, was a surprise.

Politics » Diplomacy | October 13, 2010, Wednesday // 14:12 | Viewed: 1392

US Ambassador Asks to Meet Bulgarian Left-wing Opposition

The US Ambassador to Sofia, James Warlick, is meeting Wednesday with the leader of the Bulgarian Socialist Party (BSP) and former Prime Minister, Sergey Stanishev.

Politics » Diplomacy | October 13, 2010, Wednesday // 09:43 | Viewed: 1153

Polish PM Donald Tusk to Visit Bulgaria

The Prime Minister of Poland Donal Tusk will be on an official visit to Bulgaria Wednesday to meet counterpart Boyko Borisov.

Politics » Diplomacy | October 12, 2010, Tuesday // 18:10 | Viewed: 1160

Diplomatic Reshuffle Brings Home Bulgarian Ambassador to Israel

Dimitar Tsanchev is the new Deputy of Bulgaria's Minister of Foreign Affairs, Nikolay Mladenov.

Politics » Diplomacy | October 12, 2010, Tuesday // 17:15 | Viewed: 1488

Merkel: Bulgarian Students in Germany 2nd to Chinese

German Chancellor Angela Merkel has been granted a doctor honoris causa title by the Bulgarian Ruse University "Angel Kanchev".

Politics » Diplomacy | October 11, 2010, Monday // 17:44 | Viewed: 2830

Bulgaria Showers Merkel with Honors

German Chancellor Angela Merkel has been honored with special medals and titles during her first ever visit to Bulgaria.

Politics » Diplomacy | October 11, 2010, Monday // 17:28 | Viewed: 1723

Merkel Praises Bulgaria's Financial Stability in Sofia

German Chancellor Angela Merkel lauded Bulgaria's financial stability during her one-day visit to Sofia.

Politics » Diplomacy | October 11, 2010, Monday // 16:34 | Viewed: 2227

Germany's Merkel to Receive Highest Bulgarian Order

German Chancellor Angela Merkel will visit Bulgaria, where she will be awarded the country's most prestigious award, the Stara Planina.

Politics » Diplomacy | October 11, 2010, Monday // 08:24 | Viewed: 1692

Gorbachev: Bulgarian Dictator Zhivkov Was Shrewd Guy

Bulgaria's communist dictator Todor Zhivkov contributed a lot to the country's development, said in Sofia the last leader of the Soviet Union Mikhail Gorbachev.

Politics » Diplomacy | October 8, 2010, Friday // 17:27 | Viewed: 9955

Bulgaria First to Offer Help for Hungary Toxic Sludge

Bulgaria will help Hungary fight the toxic sludge with lab scientists, specialists on recultivation of soil and ecologists, Bulgaria's PM Boyko Borisov told his Hungarian counterpart Viktor Orban.

Politics » Diplomacy | October 8, 2010, Friday // 14:10 | Viewed: 2447

Ireland Pledges Help for Bulgaria in EU Funds Access

Ireland will provide support to Bulgaria in its efforts to gain access to the Cohesion Fund and the structural funds of the EU, the country's foreign minister has said.

Politics » Diplomacy | October 7, 2010, Thursday // 19:18 | Viewed: 1509

Gorbachev in Bulgaria: Asia-Pacific to Be New Power

It is deeply symbolic that we have organized the conference in Bulgaria, said former Soviet Union leader Mikhail Gorbachev at the first day of the forum "Europe Looks East" in Sofia.

Politics » Diplomacy | October 7, 2010, Thursday // 18:24 | Viewed: 2362

Borisov Telegram: Putin's Happy Birthday 'Extremely Happy Occasion'

Bulgarian Prime Minister Boyko Borisov has congratulated his Russian counterpart Vladimir Putin for his birthday.

Politics » Diplomacy | October 7, 2010, Thursday // 14:24 | Viewed: 2218

Gorbachev's Forum on Eastern Europe's Future Opens in Sofia

Former Soviet leader, Mikhail Gorbachev, arrived Wednesday evening in Sofia for the conference "Europe Looks East", which will bring together international politicians, intellectuals and civil representatives.

Politics » Diplomacy | October 7, 2010, Thursday // 11:32 | Viewed: 2188

Erdogan Snubbed Talks with Bulgaria's Ethnic Turkish Leader - Report

Turkish Prime Minister, Recep Tayyip Erdogan, canceled at the last minute a planned meeting with the leader of the Bulgarian ethnic Turkish party, Movement for Rights and Freedoms, Ahmed Dogan.

Politics » Diplomacy | October 6, 2010, Wednesday // 20:13 | Viewed: 1749

50 000 Macedonian Bulgarians Said to Be Targeted in Macedonia

The FYROM government is cracking down on Macedonians holding Bulgarian citizenship, according to representatives of Bulgarian organizations in Macedonia.

Politics » Diplomacy | October 6, 2010, Wednesday // 13:06 | Viewed: 2504

Bulgaria Greets Serbia on 10 Years since Milosevic Ousting

Bulgaria's Foreign Minister Nikolay Mladenov has issued a special statement congratulating the people of Serbia on the occasion of the 10th year since the end of the regime of Slobodan Milosevic.

Politics » Diplomacy | October 6, 2010, Wednesday // 10:01 | Viewed: 1729