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Protests Lost Steam over Lack of Concrete Demands – Dutch Ambassador

The civic protests in Bulgaria lost steam because they did not voice concrete demands, according to Dutch Ambassador Tom van Oorschot.

Politics » Diplomacy | February 1, 2014, Saturday // 18:27 | Viewed: 1519

Bulgaria to Appoint New Ambassador to Montenegro

Bulgarian Socialist Party lawmaker Mladen Chervenyakov was released from his duties as MP on Friday, as he is about to assume the post as Ambassador to Montenegro.

Politics » Diplomacy | January 31, 2014, Friday // 09:52 | Viewed: 656

Bulgarian Top Diplomat Cancels Trip to Romania over Inclement Weather

Bulgaria's Minister of Foreign Affairs, Kristian Vigenin, has cancelled his trip to Bucharest over the complicated winter weather situation.

Politics » Diplomacy | January 30, 2014, Thursday // 13:32 | Viewed: 798

Bulgaria to Open Consulate in Erbil, Iraq

Bulgaria's government has decided to open a consulate in the city of Erbil in northeastern Iraq.

Politics » Diplomacy | January 29, 2014, Wednesday // 14:51 | Viewed: 903

Bulgaria Offers Serbia Expert Assistance in EU-Integration

Bulgaria is ready to offer technical and expert assistance to Serbia in its path towards EU integration, revealed the Bulgarian Foreign Minister Kristian Vigenin.

Politics » Diplomacy | January 23, 2014, Thursday // 14:43 | Viewed: 1006

MPs Explain Taiwan Trip with Bulgaria's Economic Interest

All four Bulgarian lawmakers, accused of committing a diplomatic blunder that could cause serious problems with China over a trip to Taiwan, say they did it for the economic interest of the homeland.

Politics » Diplomacy | January 23, 2014, Thursday // 12:35 | Viewed: 923

Bulgarian MPs Blamed for Looming Diplomatic Row with China

Bulgarian lawmakers have been accused of committing a diplomatic blunder that could cause serious problems with China.

Politics » Diplomacy | January 23, 2014, Thursday // 11:58 | Viewed: 964

Bulgaria to Support Montenegro's Bid to Join EU, NATO

Foreign Minister Kristian Vigenin has expressed Bulgaria's support for Montenegro's EU and NATO accession.

Politics » Diplomacy | January 21, 2014, Tuesday // 17:42 | Viewed: 1043

Russian Foreign Minister Urges West to Stay Out of Ukraine

Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov has urged European leaders and diplomats to refrain from interfering in the Ukraine crisis.

Politics » Diplomacy | January 21, 2014, Tuesday // 17:31 | Viewed: 770

Serbian PM Downplays Kosovo Issue, ‘Not Linked to EU’

Serbia's Prime Minister Ivica Dacic suggested that recognizing the status of Kosovo is not a necessary prerequisite to entering the European Union.

Politics » Diplomacy | January 21, 2014, Tuesday // 15:12 | Viewed: 825

Serbian Deputy PM Pledges EU Commitment, Despite Internal Pressure

Serbia's Deputy PM Aleksandar Vucic believes that regardless of the disapproval on certain issues among Serbians, the country will fully meet its obligations for joining the EU.

Politics » Diplomacy | January 21, 2014, Tuesday // 13:51 | Viewed: 617

Serbia-Kosovo Relations Key for EU-Accession, Says Commissioner Fuele

Belgrade will have to remain fully committed to normalizing relations with Pristina, outlined EU Enlargement Commissioner Stefan Fuele.

Politics » Diplomacy | January 21, 2014, Tuesday // 13:06 | Viewed: 6474

Serbia Begins Long Awaited EU Negotiations

Serbia is beginning its EU accession negotiations on Tuesday, in a process which is likely to be strenuous and lengthy, but also key for the country's future.

Politics » Diplomacy | January 21, 2014, Tuesday // 12:16 | Viewed: 781

Bulgaria Marks 25th Anniversary of Historic 'Breakfast with Mitterrand'

Bulgaria is marking on January 18th, 19th, and 20th, the 25th anniversary of the historic visit of French President Francois Mitterrand and the famous breakfast with him.

Politics » Diplomacy | January 19, 2014, Sunday // 11:56 | Viewed: 1039

Bulgaria, Albania to Boost Trade Relations

Bulgaria and Albania's Chambers of Commerce will cooperate in seeking new business partnerships and the two countries will work towards boosting bilateral trade.

Politics » Diplomacy | January 17, 2014, Friday // 14:45 | Viewed: 1002

US, Bulgaria Sign Agreement to Protect Cultural Heritage of Bulgaria

The governments of the United States of America and Bulgaria have signed an agreement for collaboration to protect Bulgaria’s cultural heritage.

Politics » Diplomacy | January 16, 2014, Thursday // 11:30 | Viewed: 915

Bulgaria, Albania’s Presidents to Mark 100 Years of Diplomacy

Bulgaria's President Rosen Plevneliev is on an official visit to Albania, where he will meet with his counterpart Bujar Nishani later on Thursday.

Politics » Diplomacy | January 16, 2014, Thursday // 10:19 | Viewed: 951

Bulgaria's PM Confirms: No Sochi Olympics Boycott

Bulgaria’s Prime Minister Plamen Oresharski has confirmed media reports he will attend the upcoming Winter Olympics in Russia’s Sochi.

Politics » Diplomacy | January 15, 2014, Wednesday // 19:02 | Viewed: 1020

Bulgaria's Stefan Tafrov Elected UNICEF's Board VP

The Bulgarian Permanent Representative to the UN, Ambassador Stefan Tafrov, was elected Vice-President of the Bureau of UNICEF's Executive Board for 2014 by the Eastern European regional group.

Politics » Diplomacy | January 15, 2014, Wednesday // 18:09 | Viewed: 979

FM: Bulgaria Must Build Pragmatic Trade Relationship with Russia

The Bulgarian cabinet is committed to being pro-active in seeking out foreign markets for Bulgarian products, stated Bulgaria's Foreign Affairs Minister Kristian Vigenin.

Politics » Diplomacy | January 14, 2014, Tuesday // 20:22 | Viewed: 840

French Ambassador: Bulgarian Nationalist's Behavior Was Intentional

French Ambassador in Sofia, H.E. Xavier Lapeyre de Cabanes, says he has a great chance to be working in an EU Member State such as his homeland because of the many things the two countries have in common.

Politics » Diplomacy | January 12, 2014, Sunday // 14:19 | Viewed: 1380
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