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German Foreign Minister: Russia, US Relations Worse Than Cold War Era

German Foreign Minister Frank-Walter Steinmeier has stated that the strained relations between the USA and Russia are worse than during the Cold War.

Politics » Diplomacy | October 8, 2016, Saturday // 15:46 | Viewed: 3229

Brussels Does Not Confirm Abolition of Canadian Visas for Bulgarians

The European Commission has not confirmed that there is a stage-by-stage schedule for the abolition of Canadian visas for Bulgarians and Romanians as of May 1, 2017.

Politics » Diplomacy | October 8, 2016, Saturday // 09:59 | Viewed: 8289

The Guardian: Bokova To Become UN Deputy Secretary General

After being unsuccessful in the round of voting, Irina Bokova is on the way of becoming Deputy Secretary General of the UN, reported The Guardian, cited by Nova TV and Darik radio.

Politics » Diplomacy | October 7, 2016, Friday // 17:08 | Viewed: 4299

Bulgaria, Saudi Arabia Discuss Tourism Investments

PM Boyko Borisov met with His Royal Highness Sultan bin Salman bin Abdulaziz Al-Saud, Chairman of the Commission for Tourism and National Heritage of Saudi Arabia, who is heading a delegation studying the potential possibilities for investments in Bulgari

Politics » Diplomacy | October 7, 2016, Friday // 13:41 | Viewed: 2265

UN Secretary General Nominee Guterres Promises To Take On Huge Challenges

Former Portuguese PM Antonio Guterres thanked the Security Council of the UN for nominating him as Secretary General of the organisation and promised to take on the huge challenges facing the world which is gripped by different conflicts.

Politics » Diplomacy | October 7, 2016, Friday // 10:13 | Viewed: 6358

Canadian Visas for Bulgarians To Be Abolished in Stages in 2017

As of May 1, 2017, visas for Canada will not be required for Bulgarians who have visas for the USA, Bulgarians who have already visited the country and for businesses.

Politics » Diplomacy | October 7, 2016, Friday // 09:00 | Viewed: 8073

UN Security Council Nominates Officially Guterres As UN Chief

UN’s Security Council has supported unanimously the former PM of Portugal Antonio Guterres for the position UN Secretary General.

Politics » Diplomacy | October 6, 2016, Thursday // 18:08 | Viewed: 6364

Bulgarian President: Bulgaria Will Work On Strengthening Economic, Cultural Exchange With Saudi Arabia

Bulgaria has at its disposal excellent conditions for the development of all kinds of tourism – seaside, mountain, cultural, spa and rehabilitation tourism, and needs strong partners in order to fulfill its huge potential in this strategic sector, stated

Politics » Diplomacy | October 6, 2016, Thursday // 15:59 | Viewed: 1952

Bulgaria FM Visiting Netherlands on Thursday, Friday

Bulgarian Foreign Minister Daniel Mitov is on a visit to the Hague on October 6-7 for official meetings and a public lecture, his ministry has said.

Politics » Diplomacy | October 6, 2016, Thursday // 12:15 | Viewed: 1495

Portugal's Antonio Guterres To Be New UN Secretary General

The UN Security Council has reached an agreement and Antonio Guterres is to become the new UN Secretary General, announced the Russian Ambassador to the UN Vitaly Churkin.

Politics » Diplomacy | October 5, 2016, Wednesday // 19:04 | Viewed: 2095

UN Top Job: Colour-Coded Ballot Vote Due in Security Council on Wednesday

A first vote on the UN Secretary General candidates where colour-coded ballots will be used to show preferences for contenders will be held by the United Nations Security Council on Wednesday.

Politics » Diplomacy | October 5, 2016, Wednesday // 09:39 | Viewed: 1598

Bulgaria's PM to Meet EU Foreign Policy Chief on Brussels Visit

Bulgarian Prime Minister Boyko Borisov is set to meet the EU's high representative Federica Mogherini, the government press office says.

Politics » Diplomacy | October 5, 2016, Wednesday // 07:00 | Viewed: 1582

‘I Will Work to Amplify Voice of Goodness’, Bulgaria’s Georgieva Tells UN

Bulgaria's UN top job candidate Kristalina Georgieva asserted on Monday she would "work to amplify the voice of goodness in our world" if she became the next Secretary General.

Politics » Diplomacy | October 3, 2016, Monday // 15:20 | Viewed: 6951

Bulgaria's New UN Chief Nominee to Attend Informal Dialogue with UNGA

The United Nations General Assembly is to conduct an informal dialogue with European Commission Vice President Kristalina Georgieva on Monday, days after the latter was nominated by Bulgaria for the UN's top job.

Politics » Diplomacy | October 3, 2016, Monday // 09:43 | Viewed: 1822

UN Top Job: Bulgaria's Georgieva Vows to Fight Until the End

EU Commission Vice President Kristalina Georgieva has said she will do her best in the race to become UN Secretary General, despite the narrow deadlines she has to meet.

Politics » Diplomacy | October 2, 2016, Sunday // 14:12 | Viewed: 2116

Bulgaria's UN Secretary General Nominee To Appear Before General Assembly on Monday

The official Bulgarian candidate for UN Secretary General Kristalina Georgieva has published her vision of the activity of the leader of the world organisation on the website of the United Nations Association in Bulgaria.

Politics » Diplomacy | October 1, 2016, Saturday // 16:04 | Viewed: 2974

Macedonia's Gruevski: Bulgaria Should Set Up New Plaque at Kaimakchalan

“The Republic of Bulgaria is our neighbour, we have a lot of things in common and we have to do everything possible for history to draw us closer together rather than set us apart.

Politics » Diplomacy | October 1, 2016, Saturday // 15:37 | Viewed: 5831

Russia Takes Over UN Security Council Presidency

As of October 1, Russia will take over the UN Security Council Presidency.

Politics » Diplomacy | October 1, 2016, Saturday // 09:49 | Viewed: 6692

Macedonian Journalist Nedelkovski's Presence Not Desired in Bulgaria

Macedonian journalist Milenko Nedelkovski will be included in the list of foreigners whose presence in Bulgaria is not desired, announced on BNT Foreign Minister Daniel Mitov.

Politics » Diplomacy | October 1, 2016, Saturday // 09:01 | Viewed: 1925

Russia, Ukraine Oppose Georgieva's Nomination for UN Secretary General

Russia and Ukraine are among a few of the countries that have raised questions regarding the Bulgarian nomination of European Commissioner Kristalina Georgieva for UN Secretary General, announced Radio Free Europe.

Politics » Diplomacy | September 30, 2016, Friday // 14:43 | Viewed: 2480

Russia 'Had Nothing To Do' With Georgieva's Nomination For UN Secretary General

The decision of the Bulgarian government to change the nomination of the country for the post UN Secretary General had nothing to do with Russia, stated on Friday the spokesperson of the Russian Foreign Ministry Mariya Zaharova, cited by BNT.

Politics » Diplomacy | September 30, 2016, Friday // 09:37 | Viewed: 1946
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