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Bulgaria President to Discuss Energy Cooperation in Croatia

Bulgarian President Rosen Plevneliev is visiting Croatia to meet with counterpart Kolinda Grabar-Kitarovic.

Politics » Diplomacy | April 14, 2015, Tuesday // 09:44 | Viewed: 1296

UNESCO's Irina Bokova Receives French High Honors

UNESCO's Director General Irina Bokova was awarded the title of Knight of the Legion of Honor.

Politics » Diplomacy | April 5, 2015, Sunday // 14:57 | Viewed: 1336

Moldova MPs to Vote on Expanding Cultural Autonomy of Mostly Ethnic Bulgarian Region

The Parliament in Chisinau will discuss on Friday a draft bill granting a status of a ‘national-cultural region’ to Taraclia, an area in southwestern Moldova with predominantly ethnic Bulgarian population, BGNES reported.

Politics » Diplomacy | April 3, 2015, Friday // 18:06 | Viewed: 1732

Bulgarian FM Condemns Kenya University Terrorist Attack

Bulgaria condemned the terrorist attack on Garissa University College in Kenya carried out by the Somali terrorist organisation Al-Shabaab on Thursday, which left 147 civilians dead and 79 injured.

Politics » Diplomacy | April 3, 2015, Friday // 13:32 | Viewed: 1078

Bulgaria FM: Russia Still Important to SE Europe Despite Ukraine Crisis

Russia has an important role in Eastern Europe and the Black Sea region despite its "controversies" with the EU over Ukraine, Bulgaria's Foreign Minister Daniel Mitov has said.

Politics » Diplomacy | April 2, 2015, Thursday // 17:12 | Viewed: 2082

Speaker of Croatian Parliament Arrives in Bulgaria on 1-Day Visit

The Speaker of the Croatian Parliament Josip Leko arrives in Bulgaria Monday on a 1-day visit at the invitation of Bulgarian counterpart Tsetska Tsacheva.

Politics » Diplomacy | March 30, 2015, Monday // 09:38 | Viewed: 836

Plevneliev, Djukanovic Discuss Projects to Increase Energy, Transport Connections

President Rosen Plevneliev told Montenegro’s Prime Minister Milo Djukanovic that the Euro-Atlantic integration of the Western Balkans was a foreign policy priority issue for Bulgaria.

Politics » Diplomacy | March 27, 2015, Friday // 20:35 | Viewed: 1115

Bulgaria’s Prime Minister: Montenegro Is Ready to Join NATO

Bulgarian Prime Minister Boyko Borisov has urged all Balkan countries to join NATO and the EU, adding that this is the only move that would bring the much-needed security in the region.

Politics » Diplomacy | March 27, 2015, Friday // 17:10 | Viewed: 1366

Montenegro Is Ready to Join NATO, Bulgarian PM Says

The statement was made by Bulgarian Prime Minister Boiko Borisov following talks with his counterpart Milo Dukanovic Friday.

Politics » Diplomacy | March 27, 2015, Friday // 12:37 | Viewed: 1959

Bulgaria, Montenegro to Boost Cooperation in Culture

Bulgaria and Montenegro will boost cooperation in the field of culture by signing an intergovernmental agreement during the forthcoming meeting of delegations from the two states.

Politics » Diplomacy | March 26, 2015, Thursday // 18:46 | Viewed: 1065

Bulgaria’s Prime Minister, Turkey’s President to Arrange Meeting to Discuss Energy Projects

Bulgarian Prime Minister Boyko Borisov and Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan have discussed energy security and the future of energy projects in the region in a phone conversation.

Politics » Diplomacy | March 25, 2015, Wednesday // 15:44 | Viewed: 1058

Sofia Mayor Yordanka Fandakova Holds Meeting with Paris Mayor Anne Hidalgo

Sofia and Paris Mayors discussed EU investment projects and bilateral cooperation.

Politics » Diplomacy | March 25, 2015, Wednesday // 10:55 | Viewed: 859

Bulgaria’s Interior Minister Meets with Senior US Law Enforcement Officials in Washington

On the first day of the visit to the US, Rumyana Bachvarova, Bulgaria’s Deputy Prime Minister and Interior Minister, and senior representatives of US law enforcement authorities signed an agreement in the sphere of border security.

Politics » Diplomacy | March 24, 2015, Tuesday // 13:27 | Viewed: 1158

Bulgaria President Also to Boycott Victory Day Celebrations in Moscow

President Rosen Plevneliev will not attend the May 9 celebrations in Moscow marking the allies' victory over Nazi Germany during World War Two.

Politics » Diplomacy | March 22, 2015, Sunday // 17:06 | Viewed: 8355

Bulgaria Interior Minister Meeting with Top US, Canada Officials

Bulgarian Interior Minister Rumyana Bachvarova is currently in the US to hold talks with heads if domestic security agencies.

Politics » Diplomacy | March 22, 2015, Sunday // 10:27 | Viewed: 6823

Bulgarian PM Borisov Calls Statements in Greek Media Propaganda

Prime Minister Boiko Borisov stated Friday that the statements circulated across Greek media that a tax will be imposed to Bulgarians visiting Greece for tourism are completely false.

Politics » Diplomacy | March 20, 2015, Friday // 13:44 | Viewed: 1440

Bulgaria Condemns Tunisia Terror Attack

Bulgaria has strongly condemned Wednesday’s terror attack in Tunisia’s capital that has claimed the lives of innocent people, including foreign tourists.

Politics » Diplomacy | March 18, 2015, Wednesday // 20:20 | Viewed: 827

Bulgarian Appointed as Head of UN Centre for Central Asia

UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon appointed on Tuesday the Bulgarian Petko Draganov as his Special Representative and Head of the UN Regional Centre for Preventive Diplomacy for Central Asia (UNRCCA) in Ashgabat, Turkmenistan.

Politics » Diplomacy | March 18, 2015, Wednesday // 11:43 | Viewed: 821

President Plevneliev Expects More Austrian Investments to Bulgaria

Bulgarian President Rosen Plevneliev said that he expects more Austrian investments to the country after a meeting with his Austrian counterpart Heinz Fischer in Vienna on Tuesday.

Politics » Diplomacy | March 17, 2015, Tuesday // 21:27 | Viewed: 1225

Sofia-Moscow Relations 'Not Good', Russia Tells Bulgarian Opposition

Instructions from Brussels and Washington are the reason why the Russian Federation's relations with Bulgaria are not going through the best of times, Russian State Duma Chair Sergey Narishkin has said.

Politics » Diplomacy | March 17, 2015, Tuesday // 14:36 | Viewed: 1605

Bulgaria’s President Arrives in Austria on 2-Day Working Visit

Bulgaria’s President Rosen Plevneliev arrives in Austria Tuesday on a two-day working visit.

Politics » Diplomacy | March 17, 2015, Tuesday // 07:44 | Viewed: 1028