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Bulgarian, Turkish PMs Hold First Telephone Conversation

In a telephone conversation held on Friday, Bulgarian Prime Minister Boyko Borisov and his Tuskish counterpart Binali Yildirim discussed the latest developments in both countries, the migrant crisis in Europe and the implementation of the agreement betwee

Politics » Diplomacy | July 9, 2016, Saturday // 12:04 | Viewed: 1963

Bulgarian PM, Israeli President Discuss Energy, Counter-Terrorism Cooperation

During a meeting with President of Israel, Reuven Rivlin, who was on a visit to Bulgaria on Thursday, Prime Minister Boyko Borisov noted the importance of attracting Israeli investments to the Bulgarian economy.

Politics » Diplomacy | July 7, 2016, Thursday // 18:44 | Viewed: 1893

Israel's President on Official Visit to Bulgaria

Israeli President Reuven Rivlin is in Bulgaria on Thursday to discuss trade, energy and security, officials say.

Politics » Diplomacy | July 7, 2016, Thursday // 07:44 | Viewed: 2281

Bulgaria's Ex-FM Under Fire over Clinton Email on Belene Nuclear Plant

Former Bulgarian Minister Nickolay Mladenov has downplayed suggestions of irregularities in its communication with the US at the time Bulgaria ended a nuclear project with Russia.

Politics » Diplomacy | July 6, 2016, Wednesday // 11:19 | Viewed: 2533

Swiss Parliament Head to Meet Officials, Visit Project Sites in Bulgaria

Swiss Federal Assembly President Christa Markwalder begins her three-day visit to Bulgaria on Monday.

Politics » Diplomacy | July 4, 2016, Monday // 13:03 | Viewed: 1972

Bulgaria Calls on Turkey to Start Implementing Readmission Agreement with EU

Bulgaria insists that Turkey started to implement its readmission agreement with the EU for third country nationals as soon as possible, Foreign Minister Daniel Mitov has said at a meeting with his Turkish counterpart Mevlut Cavusoglu on Friday.

Politics » Diplomacy | July 1, 2016, Friday // 22:00 | Viewed: 3891

Swiss Parliament President to Visit Bulgaria Next Week

The President of the Swiss Federal Assembly, Christa Markwalder, will pay a official visit to Bulgaria at the invitation of Parliament Speaker Tsetska Tsacheva next week.

Politics » Diplomacy | July 1, 2016, Friday // 17:37 | Viewed: 3453

Energy Projects in Focus of Bulgarian, Russian Foreign Ministers’ Meeting

Energy projects involving the EU and Russia would develop according to European regulations, Bulgaria’s Foreign Minister said after a meeting with his Russian counterpart Sergey Lavrov in Sochi, Bulgarian public radio broadcaster BNR reported on Friday.

Politics » Diplomacy | July 1, 2016, Friday // 17:02 | Viewed: 2208

Bulgarian FM to Meet Lavrov at Black Sea Economic Cooperation Council

Bulgarian Foreign Minister Daniel Mitov will attend the 34th meeting of the Council of foreign ministers of the Organization of the Black Sea Economic Cooperation (BSEC) in Sochi on Friday.

Politics » Diplomacy | July 1, 2016, Friday // 09:46 | Viewed: 3544

Bulgarian President Reaffirms Support for Ukraine’s European Future

Bulgaria’s President Rosen Plevneliev reaffirmed the country’s support for Ukraine’s European future during a meeting with his Ukrainian counterpart Petro Poroshenko in Sofia on Thursday.

Politics » Diplomacy | June 30, 2016, Thursday // 20:33 | Viewed: 2171

Bulgaria Ready to Help Ukraine Build Closer Ties with EU, Borisov Tells Poroshenko

Bulgaria will support visa-free travel in the EU for Ukrainian citizens because Ukraine has met the requirements set by the European Commission, Bulgarian Prime Minister Boyko Borisov has said at a meeting with Ukraine’s President Petro Poroshenko in Sofi

Politics » Diplomacy | June 30, 2016, Thursday // 17:28 | Viewed: 1846

Ukraine's Poroshenko to Discuss Investment, Security on Sofia Visit

Ukrainian President Petro Porosehnko is visiting Bulgaria's capital Sofia on Thursday to meet counterpart Rosen Plevneliev and discuss bilateral issues, the latter's press office has said.

Politics » Diplomacy | June 30, 2016, Thursday // 08:47 | Viewed: 1786

Russia's Foreign Policy 'Confrontational' - Bulgarian FM

Bulgaria's Foreign Minister Daniel Mitov has described policies applied by Russia in the Black Sea region "confrontational".

Politics » Diplomacy | June 29, 2016, Wednesday // 17:01 | Viewed: 1822

No Bulgarian Citizens Hurt in Istanbul Airport Terror Attack – Foreign Ministry

According to initial information, no Bulgarian citizens were harmed in Tuesday’s terror attack at Istanbul's Ataturk InternationalAirport, the foreign ministry in Sofia has said.

Politics » Diplomacy | June 29, 2016, Wednesday // 08:19 | Viewed: 1775

Populists Should Bear Consequences of Brexit, Bulgaria's FM Says

Populists in the UK who created unreasonable expectations among voters in the Leave campaign should bear their consequences for the result, Bulgarian Foreign Minister Daniel Mitov noted on Monday.

Politics » Diplomacy | June 27, 2016, Monday // 20:17 | Viewed: 1826

Bulgaria President Calls on Franco-German Motor to Speed Up after Brexit

Not only should the Franco-German motor of EU integration keep working, but it should switch to higher gear, Bulgarian President Rosen Plevneliev has said.

Politics » Diplomacy | June 27, 2016, Monday // 18:41 | Viewed: 3562

Bulgarian President to Meet Francois Hollande in Paris

Bulgarian President Rosen Plevneliev is scheduled to meet his French counterpart Francois Hollande in Paris on Monday.

Politics » Diplomacy | June 27, 2016, Monday // 09:00 | Viewed: 3200

Bulgarian Foreign Minister, WJC Delegation Discuss Challenges to Regional, Global Security

Bulgaria’s Foreign Minister Daniel Mitov and visiting representatives of the World Jewish Congress (WJC) discussed challenges to regional and global security, the Foreign Ministry in Sofia announced in a statement on Thursday.

Politics » Diplomacy | June 23, 2016, Thursday // 20:56 | Viewed: 1479

Bulgarian PM Presents Energy Projects to German President

Bulgaria’s energy diversification projects were high on the agenda of Wednesday’s meeting of Prime Minister Boyko Borisov with German President Joachim Gauck in Sofia on Wednesday.

Politics » Diplomacy | June 22, 2016, Wednesday // 19:43 | Viewed: 3115

Germany's President to Pay 2-Day Visit to Bulgaira

German President Joachim Gauck will be in Bulgaria between June 22 and 24 to meet state officials and discuss economic relations, the country's embassy to Sofia has said.

Politics » Diplomacy | June 21, 2016, Tuesday // 11:07 | Viewed: 1649

Bulgaria Made no Commitments to Join Regional Naval Force in the Black Sea - Mitov

Bulgaria’s Foreign Minister Daniel Mitov has sought to dispel concerns that Bulgaria might join a regional naval force with Romania and Turkey meant to counter Russia in the Black Sea.

Politics » Diplomacy | June 18, 2016, Saturday // 16:21 | Viewed: 3639