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Bulgaria, Poland Presidents Urge Dialogue with Russia

Russia should return to policies that conform to predictability, dialogue and cooperation, Bulgarian President Rosen Plevneliev has said.

Politics » Diplomacy | April 18, 2016, Monday // 15:00 | Viewed: 5129

Qatar's Transport Min Discussing Port Ties in Bulgaria

Qatari Prime Minister Jassim Saif Ahmed Al-Sulaiti has been received by Bulgarian Prime Minister Boyko Borisov and counterpart Ivaylo Moskovski, the government's press office has said.

Politics » Diplomacy | April 18, 2016, Monday // 12:47 | Viewed: 4902

Poland's President to Visit Bulgaria Monday

Bulgarian President Rosen Plevneliev is to receive Polish counterpart Andrzej Duda on Monday as the latter arrives to meet officials, Plevneliev's press office has said.

Politics » Diplomacy | April 18, 2016, Monday // 09:34 | Viewed: 4484

Migration, EU-Turkey Ties, Energy in Focus of Bulgarian Foreign Minister’s Visit  to Germany

The migration crisis in Europe, the EU-Turkey relations and the fight against the Islamic State group have been among the main topics of talks between the foreign ministers of Bulgaria and Germany in Berlin, the foreign ministry in Sofia said on Wednesday

Politics » Diplomacy | April 13, 2016, Wednesday // 20:37 | Viewed: 4600

Bulgaria's FM Visiting Germany on April 12-14

Bulgarian Prime Minister Daniel Mitov has begun an official visit to Germany, the ministry's press office has said.

Politics » Diplomacy | April 12, 2016, Tuesday // 14:15 | Viewed: 4627

Bulgarian Consulate in Yekaterinburg Reopens

Bulgaria expects to issue at least 20 000 visas to residents of Russia's Ural district alone in 2016, the Ambassador of Sofia to Moscow has said.

Politics » Diplomacy | April 8, 2016, Friday // 11:29 | Viewed: 4788

Romanian President Recalls Ambassador to Bulgaria

Romanian President Klaus Iohannis has recalled the country's ambassador to Sofia Anton Pacuretu.

Politics » Diplomacy | April 6, 2016, Wednesday // 12:03 | Viewed: 4922

Bulgaria PM Calls for Bolstered Control of EU's Exernal Borders

Bulgarian Prime Minister Boyko Borisov and visiting Croatian President Kolinda Grabar-Kitarovic have discussed the migrant crisis, calling for joint effort of all countries exposed to risk.

Politics » Diplomacy | March 31, 2016, Thursday // 13:33 | Viewed: 4712

Croatia's President to Pay Two-Day Visit to Bulgaria

Croatian President Kolinda Grabar-Kitarovic is is set to visit Bulgaria on Wednesday and Thursday.

Politics » Diplomacy | March 30, 2016, Wednesday // 09:33 | Viewed: 4523

Bulgaria President Named 'Person of Year' in Ukraine

Bulgaria's head of state Rosen Plevneliev received on Saturday the "Person of the Year 2015" award during his visit to Ukraine.

Politics » Diplomacy | March 27, 2016, Sunday // 12:01 | Viewed: 5746

Bulgaria to Keep Standing Up for Ukraine's Integrity - President

Bulgarian supports Ukraine's path to association to the EU and rapprochement with NATO, President Rosen Plevneliev has said.

Politics » Diplomacy | March 27, 2016, Sunday // 11:45 | Viewed: 5745

President Gjorge Ivanov Calls on Bulgaria to Embrace Macedonia

Macedonian President Gjorge Ivanov called on Bulgaria to embrace its southwestern neighbour Macedonia.

Politics » Diplomacy | March 25, 2016, Friday // 14:24 | Viewed: 6650

Bulgaria's Catholics Demand Pope Visit, Vatican State Secretary Says

Vatican Secretary of State Pietro Parolin said on Monday he would tell Pope Francis about the Bulgarian Catholic community's wish that he pays a visit to the country.

Politics » Diplomacy | March 22, 2016, Tuesday // 08:22 | Viewed: 4992

Bulgaria Allocates BGN 106 000 to Bokova's Campaign for UN Chief

Bulgaria has allocated a budget of BGN 106 000 to be spent on the campaign of its candidate for United Nations Secretary-General, Irina Bokova.

Politics » Diplomacy | March 21, 2016, Monday // 14:26 | Viewed: 5220

Bulgaria Strongly Condemns Istanbul Terror Attack

Bulgaria hopes that Turkish authorities will swiftly find the organizers of the Saturday attack on Istanbul's Istiklal Avenues, the Foreign Ministry of the country has said.

Politics » Diplomacy | March 19, 2016, Saturday // 16:58 | Viewed: 4825

Vatican Number Two to Meet Bulgaria's Patriarch in Sofia

The Vatican's Cardinal Secretary of State Pietro Parolin is to pay a three-day visit to Bulgaria starting Saturday, Radio Vaticana's Bulgarian section says.

Politics » Diplomacy | March 15, 2016, Tuesday // 10:01 | Viewed: 5645

Bulgaria Ties Visa Liberalization for Turkey to 'Set of Criteria'

Bulgarian Foreign Minister Daniel Mitov has reiterated that his country sees border security measures and the implementation of an EU-Turkey readmission agreement as a prerequisite to visa liberalization for Ankara.

Politics » Diplomacy | March 15, 2016, Tuesday // 08:31 | Viewed: 5790

Bulgaria, EU Agree on Need for Joint Action to Tackle Migration Crisis

Bulgaria and the EU agree that the bloc needs to support member states lying on its external borders, including Bulgaria, to cope with the challenges of the migration crisis and prevent the shifting of migration flows, the Foreign Ministry in Sofia has sa

Politics » Diplomacy | March 14, 2016, Monday // 17:05 | Viewed: 5176

Bulgarian Authorities Strongly Condemn Ankara Terrorist Attack

Bulgarian authorities strongly condemned on Monday the terrorist attack which claimed the lives of at least 37 people and left 125 other injured in Ankara on Sunday.

Politics » Diplomacy | March 14, 2016, Monday // 14:02 | Viewed: 4882

Bulgaria Should Count on EU Support for Border Protection - PM Borisov

Bulgarian Prime Minister Boyko Borisov said the country should be able to count on support from the EU in border protecton just as any other "frontine state".

Politics » Diplomacy | March 12, 2016, Saturday // 12:56 | Viewed: 5587

Russia Lashes Out at Bulgaria FM over Article

An article published by Bulgarian Foreign Minister Daniel Mitov in a mass-circulation daily sparked outrage from Russian Foreign Ministry's Spokesperson Maria Zakharova on Friday.

Politics » Diplomacy | March 12, 2016, Saturday // 09:01 | Viewed: 6391