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Bulgaria Enjoys Attention of Bavarian State, Business

Prime Minister Boyko Borisov invited in Munich investors from Germany's Free State of Bavaria at a time when the Bulgarian-Bavarian economic relations are seeing an upswing.

Politics » Diplomacy | October 20, 2010, Wednesday // 19:12 | Viewed: 1438

Bulgarian PM to Visit Bavaria

The Bulgarian PM Boyko Borisov is on a one-day official visit to the German province of Bavaria Wednesday.

Politics » Diplomacy | October 19, 2010, Tuesday // 20:30 | Viewed: 1346

Bulgaria Finalizes Appointment of New Deputy Foreign Minister

Bulgarian PM Borisov appointed Monday Dimitar Tsanchev as a new Deputy Foreign Minister.

Politics » Diplomacy | October 18, 2010, Monday // 17:33 | Viewed: 1418

Vietnam Thanks Bulgaria for University Graduates

Vietnam's Vice President Nguyen Thi Doan has expressed her country's gratitude for Bulgaria during a state visit to Sofia.

Politics » Diplomacy | October 18, 2010, Monday // 16:46 | Viewed: 4290

Italy Re-opens Consulate in Bulgaria's Plovdiv

Italy has re-opened its Honorary Consulate in the Southern Bulgarian city of Plovdiv after a brief period of inactivity.

Politics » Diplomacy | October 18, 2010, Monday // 16:05 | Viewed: 1988

Bulgarian Diaspora Minister Vows Refugees' Compensations from Turkey

Documents verifying ownership rights of Bulgarian refugees who fled Eastern Thrace (i.e. today's European Turkey) in the period around and after the wars of 1912-1918, will be collected and made available by the end of 2011.

Politics » Diplomacy | October 18, 2010, Monday // 12:35 | Viewed: 1619

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: 1818

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: 2064

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: 2361

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: 1514

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: 1490

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: 2836

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: 9965

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: 2450

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: 1511