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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

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: 2363

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: 2224

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: 2197

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: 1751

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: 2508

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: 1731

Clinton: Bulgaria Is Close US Partner

US Secretary of State Hillary Clinton welcomed Bulgarian Foreign Minister Nikolay Mladenov in Washington, DC, Tuesday night.

Politics » Diplomacy | October 6, 2010, Wednesday // 08:05 | Viewed: 2465

Bulgarian Foreign Minister to Discuss Security with Clinton

Bulgaria's Foreign Minister Nikolay Mladenov will meet Tuesday with US Secretary of State, Hilary Clinton in Washington, DC.

Politics » Diplomacy | October 5, 2010, Tuesday // 10:53 | Viewed: 1497

Bulgaria, Georgia Hail EU Envoy to Tbilisi Dimitrov

The prime ministers of Bulgaria and Georgia are upbeat about Bulgarian Filip Dimitrov's role as EU Ambassador to Georgia.

Politics » Diplomacy | October 4, 2010, Monday // 19:02 | Viewed: 1633

Bulgarian Comedian Cash-Strapped at Chicago Consulate

A Bulgarian comedian, who back in the communist era, was popular as an imitator of former dictator Todor Zhivkov, has been appointed on the staff of the country's General Consulate at Chicago in the United States, but there is no money for his salary.

Politics » Diplomacy | October 4, 2010, Monday // 15:28 | Viewed: 2257

Borisov, Erdogan Exchange Big Time Niceties in Bulgaria's Sofia

The Prime Ministers of Bulgaria and Turkey, Boyko Borisov and Recep Tayyip Erdogan, have demonstrated cordial relations and mutual understanding on all major points of bilateral relations.

Politics » Diplomacy | October 4, 2010, Monday // 15:28 | Viewed: 4171

Erdogan: No Need for Bulgaria to Put Price on Turkey's EU Membership

Turkey's Prime Minister Recep Tayyip Erdogan, who is paying a one-day visit to Bulgaria on Monday, has criticized attempts in Sofia to tie Turkey's application to join the European Union down to claims for compensations for displaced people.

Politics » Diplomacy | October 4, 2010, Monday // 12:00 | Viewed: 2005

Bulgaria's Borisov, Dogan Welcome Turkey's Erdogan

Turkish Prime Minister Recep Tayyip Erdogan will pay a one-day visit to Bulgaria on October 4 at the invitation of Bulgarian Prime Minister Boyko Borisov.

Politics » Diplomacy | October 4, 2010, Monday // 08:11 | Viewed: 1835

Turkish, Georgian PMs Flock to Bulgaria

Turkish PM Recep Tayyip Erdogan and Georgian PM Nikoz Gilauri are arriving Monday in Bulgaria to meet Bulgarian counterpart Boyko Borisov, according to information released by the Council of Ministers.

Politics » Diplomacy | October 3, 2010, Sunday // 18:26 | Viewed: 1614

Bulgaria Welcomes Turkey PM October 4

Turkish Prime Minister Recep Tayyip Erdogan will visit Bulgaria on October 4, the government's information service said.

Politics » Diplomacy | October 2, 2010, Saturday // 15:41 | Viewed: 2003