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Foreign Ministry Has No Info about Bulgarian Officials Being Denied US Visas

Bulgaria’s Foreign Ministry said on Thursday it has no information about Bulgarian officials having been denied access to the United States over suspected involvement in corruption.

Politics » Diplomacy | May 21, 2015, Thursday // 21:43 | Viewed: 1433

Bulgaria Rejects Russian Allegations of Macedonia’s Partitioning

Suggestions that a partitioning of Macedonia between Bulgaria and Albania is allegedly being discussed are "extremely irresponsible", Bulgaria’s Foreign Minister Daniel Mitov said on Wednesday.

Politics » Diplomacy | May 20, 2015, Wednesday // 22:38 | Viewed: 3977

Bulgarian Cabinet Approves Cooperation Agreement with Azerbaijan

The Bulgarian government approved the agreement between Bulgaria and Azerbaijan for cooperation in the areas of electronic messages, information technologies (IT) and electronic governance.

Politics » Diplomacy | May 20, 2015, Wednesday // 14:03 | Viewed: 1285

Local Authorities in SE Europe Meeting in Bulgaria's Plovdiv

Bulgarian President Rosen Plevneliev is due to attend the Annual Forum of Local Authorities of Southeast Europe as the event is entering into its third day.

Politics » Diplomacy | May 18, 2015, Monday // 09:43 | Viewed: 3797

Qatar Shows Interest in Cooperation with Bulgaria

Qatar has stated its interest for cooperation between the companies Qatargas and Bulgartransgaz.

Politics » Diplomacy | May 18, 2015, Monday // 08:37 | Viewed: 1463

Bulgargaz, Qatargas Declare Interest in Cooperation

Bulgargaz and Qatargas have signed a letter of interest in cooperating with each other, the Bulgarian government said on Sunday.

Politics » Diplomacy | May 17, 2015, Sunday // 14:16 | Viewed: 4090

Bulgaria’s PM, Govt Delegation to Visit Qatar May 16-18

Bulgaria’s Prime Minister Boyko Borisov and a government delegation headed by him will pay an official visit to Qatar in the period May 16-18.

Politics » Diplomacy | May 15, 2015, Friday // 17:06 | Viewed: 3736

NATO Chief Urges Closer Work with EU to Address Security Challenges  

NATO must cooperate more closely with partners and organisations like the EU to better address the security challenges east and south of its borders, the Alliance’s chief Jens Stoltenberg said on Thursday.

Politics » Diplomacy | May 14, 2015, Thursday // 19:05 | Viewed: 1107

Bulgaria Should Open Itself Up to SKorea Tourists, President Says

Bulgaria should become more open to tourists from South Korea who find the country interesting, President Rosen Plevneliev has said.

Politics » Diplomacy | May 14, 2015, Thursday // 14:50 | Viewed: 1219

Politico.eu: Many Wonder if Bulgaria’s Georgieva Might Seek to Become Next UN Chief

Bulgaria’s Kristalina Georgieva “has many wondering whether she might seek” to become United Nations Secretary General when Ban Ki-moon leaves office at the end of next year, politico.

Politics » Diplomacy | May 13, 2015, Wednesday // 21:52 | Viewed: 1410

President Rouhani Points to Bulgaria as Possible Bridge between Iran, Europe

Iranian President Hassan Rouhani pointed to Bulgaria's strategic geographical location in Southeastern Europe and the possibility for the country to act as a bridge between Iran and Europe in all areas, including the transfer of energy.

Politics » Diplomacy | May 12, 2015, Tuesday // 20:59 | Viewed: 2244

Bulgaria FM Concerned over 'Lack of Reform' in Macedonia

Lack of reform and political instability in Macedonia create a vacuum to the benefit of radical movements, Bulgarian Foreign Minister Daniel Mitov has said.

Politics » Diplomacy | May 12, 2015, Tuesday // 09:35 | Viewed: 1637

Spain’s Foreign Minister Arrives in Sofia for Official Visit

Spain’s Foreign Minister José García-Margallo y Marfil arrives Tuesday in Sofia on an official visit at the invitation of his Bulgarian counterpart Daniel Mitov.

Politics » Diplomacy | May 12, 2015, Tuesday // 08:17 | Viewed: 1068

PM Borisov Praises Ethnic Tolerance in Bulgaria   

Bulgaria can serve as an example of ethnic tolerance, Prime Minister Boyko Borisov said on Monday in comments on last week’s clashes in neighbouring Macedonia that left at least 22 people dead.

Politics » Diplomacy | May 11, 2015, Monday // 19:22 | Viewed: 1396

Ulaanbaatar Mayor To Study Bulgaria’s Experience in Building Sofia Subway Network

Bulgarian President Rosen Plevneliev has boasted that the Mayor of Ulaanbaatar plans to pay a visit to Sofia to examine the construction of the Sofia subway.

Politics » Diplomacy | May 11, 2015, Monday // 10:23 | Viewed: 1494

Macedonia Deputy PM Cancels Bulgaria Visit over Kumanovo Attack

Macedonian Deputy PM on European Affairs Fatmir Besimi has canceled his May 11 visit to Bulgaria, the Foreign Ministry in Sofia has said.

Politics » Diplomacy | May 10, 2015, Sunday // 15:41 | Viewed: 1603

Bulgaria’s President, Defense Minister to Visit Mongolia, Republic of Korea

Bulgaria and the Republic of Korea will sign a memorandum on cooperation in the sphere of defense during a visit of Defense Minister Nikolay Nenchev and President Rosen Plevneliev to the country.

Politics » Diplomacy | May 9, 2015, Saturday // 14:50 | Viewed: 1714

Bulgarian PM, President Congratulate David Cameron on His Reelection

Bulgarian Prime Minister Boyko Borisov and President Rosen Plevneliev congratulated on Friday David Cameron on his reelection in the UK general elections, which were held on Thursday.

Politics » Diplomacy | May 8, 2015, Friday // 20:45 | Viewed: 1334

Bulgaria’s PM Meets with Members of US House of Representatives

Prime Minister Boyko Borisov met Friday with Joe Wilson, Reid Ribble and Madeleine Bordallo, members of the United States House of Representatives who are on a visit to Bulgaria.

Politics » Diplomacy | May 8, 2015, Friday // 13:04 | Viewed: 1356

Bulgaria President to Attend WWII Conference in Poland

Bulgarian President Rosen Plevneliev is due to take part in an international conference held in Gdansk, Poland to mark 70 years since the end of World War Two.

Politics » Diplomacy | May 7, 2015, Thursday // 08:40 | Viewed: 1348

US in Talks with Marshall Islands Officials over Cargo Ship Seized by Iran

The US is in communications with officials from the Marshall Islands to determine the best peaceful solution to the problem with the container ship Maersk Tigris detained by Iran at the Strait of Hormuz.

Politics » Diplomacy | April 30, 2015, Thursday // 08:12 | Viewed: 1429