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Racho Ribarov Appointed Honorary Consul of Lithuania to Bulgaria

The Bulgarian government has adopted a decision approving the opening of a consular office of the Republic of Lithuania in Bulgaria.

Politics » Diplomacy | July 23, 2014, Wednesday // 13:19 | Viewed: 796

Bulgaria's Defense Min Vows Support for Macedonia's EU, NATO Bids

The defense ministers of Bulgaria and Macedonia have expressed their mutual desire and will for cooperation between the armed forces of the two countries.

Politics » Diplomacy | July 22, 2014, Tuesday // 12:48 | Viewed: 1095

Macedonian Defense Minister Pays Official Visit to Bulgaria

Macedonian Defense Minister Zoran Jolevski is to arrive on an official visit to Bulgaria.

Politics » Diplomacy | July 22, 2014, Tuesday // 09:21 | Viewed: 768

Germany's Ambassador to Czech Republic 'to Head Bulgarian Mission'

Detlef Lingemann, the German Ambassador to the Czech Republic, is the successor to outgoing Matthias Hoepfner, who represented the country in Bulgaria, reports say.

Politics » Diplomacy | July 14, 2014, Monday // 18:05 | Viewed: 1614

Lavrov Tells Bulgaria's Vigenin Russia Will Not Back on South Stream

Russia's Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov has demanded that the South Stream pipeline be excluded from the scope of the EU's Third Energy package.

Politics » Diplomacy | July 7, 2014, Monday // 17:48 | Viewed: 4712

PM Oresharski: South Stream 'Very Important' to Bulgaria

Bulgaria has marked significant progress in carrying out the South Stream project since the current government started its term, the country's Prime Minister asserted Monday.

Politics » Diplomacy | July 7, 2014, Monday // 15:31 | Viewed: 1547

Russian Investment in Bulgaria Nearing USD 2 B in Decade - FM Lavrov

Corporate investment into the Bulgarian economy has been almost USD 2 B over the last 10 years, Russia's Foreign Minister has said hours ahead of a visit to Sofia.

Politics » Diplomacy | July 7, 2014, Monday // 12:28 | Viewed: 1328

Bulgarian FM Kristian Vigenin Meets Russia's Sergey Lavrov in Sofia

Russia's Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov will meet with his counterpart Kristian Vigenin on July 7, during his official visit to Bulgaria.

Politics » Diplomacy | July 7, 2014, Monday // 09:28 | Viewed: 2432

Protests to 'Welcome' Sergey Lavrov to Sofia

Two protests against the visit of Russia's Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov will be held on Monday in Sofia.

Politics » Diplomacy | July 6, 2014, Sunday // 11:47 | Viewed: 3078

Russian FM Sergey Lavrov to Visit Bulgaria July 7

Russia's Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov is due to arrive in Bulgaria to meet his counterpart Kristian Vigenin on July 7.

Politics » Diplomacy | July 4, 2014, Friday // 15:23 | Viewed: 1231

Bulgaria's FM Kristian Vigenin Meets Serbia's Ivica Dacic

Bulgarian Foreign Minister Kristian Vigenin met Serbian counterpart and Deputy Prime Minister Ivica Dacic during his visit to Belgrade on July 3.

Politics » Diplomacy | July 3, 2014, Thursday // 15:50 | Viewed: 1014

Ukraine, Russia, Germany, France Adopt Meaures to End Donbass Crisis

The Foreign Ministers of four countries have agreed on measures which could lead to a bilateral ceasefire in the east and south of Ukraine.

Politics » Diplomacy | July 3, 2014, Thursday // 10:07 | Viewed: 1287

Bulgarian Foreign Minister Vigenin to Visit Serbia July 3

Bulgaria's top diplomat Kristian Vigenin is due to visit Serbia to meet counterpart and Deputy Prime Minister Ivica Dacic on Thursday.

Politics » Diplomacy | July 2, 2014, Wednesday // 15:51 | Viewed: 1640

Bulgarian FM Kristian Vigenin Meets IAEA Head Yukiya Amano

Bulgaria's Foreign Minister Kristian Vigenin has met International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) Director General Yukiya Amano, who is on a visit to Sofia.

Politics » Diplomacy | June 30, 2014, Monday // 17:29 | Viewed: 863

Poroshenko, Putin, Merkel, Hollande Discuss Situation in Ukraine

Ukraine's President Petro Poroshenko has extended the ceasefire in east Ukraine by nearly a day, or until Monday evening, following a video conference with three foreign leaders.

Politics » Diplomacy | June 30, 2014, Monday // 12:41 | Viewed: 1071

Ukraine, Georgia, Moldova Sign EU Association Agreements

The European Union signed Friday agreements for deeper political and economic integration with Ukraine, Georgia and Moldova.

Politics » Diplomacy | June 27, 2014, Friday // 13:53 | Viewed: 1166

EU Grants Albania Candidate Status

Albania has been granted an EU candidate status on Tuesday, during the meeting of EU ministers in Luxembourg.

Politics » Diplomacy | June 24, 2014, Tuesday // 15:46 | Viewed: 1166

Russia's Putin to Meet Austrian President, Oversee South Stream Deal

Russian President Vladimir Putin is due to meet Austrian head of state Heinz Fischer in Vienna.

Politics » Diplomacy | June 24, 2014, Tuesday // 13:21 | Viewed: 1615

Bulgaria Hands Over BSEC Presidency to Greece

Bulgaria handed over the Presidency of the Black Sea Economic Cooperation Organization (BSEC) to Greece, who will assume the role from July 1 until the end of the year.

Politics » Diplomacy | June 19, 2014, Thursday // 15:54 | Viewed: 1638

Government Nominates Irina Bokova for UN Head

Bulgaria's Government decided to nominate current UNESCO Director-General Irina Bokova for UN Secretary-General, reports news.

Politics » Diplomacy | June 18, 2014, Wednesday // 17:17 | Viewed: 1496

European Commission Urges Turkey to Push Reforms

The European Commission has urged Turkey to pursue closer dialogue with the EU in the area of fundamental rights and the rule-of-law.

Politics » Diplomacy | June 18, 2014, Wednesday // 15:35 | Viewed: 1176