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Can Bulgaria Attain Israel's 'Power to Astonish' in Research and Innovation?

Last year's Global Competitiveness Report of the World Economic Forum placed Bulgaria 54th.

Novinite Insider » Special Report | April 16, 2015, Thursday // 07:14 | Viewed: 3479

Elan Zivotofsky: Good Management, Risk Taking Are Keys to Success of Start-Up Companies

Elan Zivotofsky is a General Partner and Head of the Investment Team at Ourcrowd, a leading global equity crowdfunding platform.

Novinite Insider » Interview | April 15, 2015, Wednesday // 21:39 | Viewed: 2125

Velizar Enchev, Founder of 'Bulgarian Spring' Movement: It Is Time for Radical Break with Neoliberal Policies

The leader of the newly-established leftist movement often dubbed "The Bulgarian SYRIZA" has commented for Novinite on the issues in Bulgaria that need rapid change.

Novinite Insider » Interview | April 14, 2015, Tuesday // 16:01 | Viewed: 2576

Ilian Vassilev: No-One in Greece Intends to Snub EU over Russia

Novinite has asked Ilian Vassilev, a former Bulgarian ambassador to Moscow, to comment on the latest developments regarding the "Turkish Stream" pipeline and Russia-Greece relations.

Novinite Insider » Opinions | April 10, 2015, Friday // 10:36 | Viewed: 1505

Gilles Clavie: We Need to Go Further and Strengthen Sofia's Visibility Abroad

Novinite has interviewed Gilles Clavie, President and Chief Executive Officer at Orbis Hotel Group, a leader on Poland's hospitality market.

Novinite Insider » Interview | April 8, 2015, Wednesday // 11:10 | Viewed: 5795

Xenios Xenopoulos: Greece's New Tax on Sources Abroad to Have Repercussions

A move by Athens to impose a 26-percent withholding tax on transactions from sources in Bulgaria, Cyprus and Ireland could affect negatively the Greek economy, a Cyprus-Bulgaria business representative believes.

Novinite Insider » Opinions | April 4, 2015, Saturday // 13:01 | Viewed: 1857

Putin Has Little to Offer Eastern Europe, Gerd Koenen Tells DW

Russia is lacking a working coherent strategy towards countries in Eastern Europe and Moscow under President Vladimir Putin has little to offer to countries in the region,  German historian Gerd Koenen has opined.

Novinite Insider » Interview | April 3, 2015, Friday // 13:11 | Viewed: 2963

Jay Ogilvy: “No Winner-Take-All Solution" Likely to Succeed in Ukraine

The “obsessive focus” of US media on the personality of Russian President Vladimir Putin in the context of the conflict in Ukraine “obscures much more important geopolitical realities”, Jay Ogilvy writes in an analysis posted on the website of Stratfor.

Novinite Insider » Opinions | April 1, 2015, Wednesday // 21:35 | Viewed: 1608

Czech President: Joint European Army Will be Cheaper, More Effective

Czech President Milos Zeman reaffirmed on Tuesday his support for the creation of a joint European military.

Novinite Insider » Opinions | March 31, 2015, Tuesday // 19:59 | Viewed: 650

Ivan Krastev: Mass Emigration Has Dramatically Hurt Bulgaria's Economy, Political System

The issue of Eastern European emigration to the UK, as well as its implications in both regions are discussed in the opinion piece by Bulgarian journalist Ivan Krastev for The Guardian.

Novinite Insider » Opinions | March 26, 2015, Thursday // 11:44 | Viewed: 2345

Bulgaria, Egypt to Co-organize Tourism Conference in Cairo

Tourism ministry officials from Egypt and Bulgaria and both countries' ambassadors are due to hold a conference on promoting bilateral tourism cooperation from Wednesday to Friday in Egypt's capital Cairo.

Novinite Insider » Diplomatic Channel | March 25, 2015, Wednesday // 09:48 | Viewed: 2278

Soros for Bloomberg: There is 50-50 Chance for GREXIT

According to billionaire and financial expert George Soros, the chance for Greece to leave the Eurozone is 50-50, as the country has entered a 'lose-lose game'' cycle.

Novinite Insider » Opinions | March 24, 2015, Tuesday // 11:25 | Viewed: 846

Ten-Year-Old Bulgarian Singer Krisia Dreams of Singing alongside Christina Aguilera

In the middle of November 2014, three talented children - Krisiya, Hasan and Ibrahim won over the hearts of millions of people around the globe.

Novinite Insider » Interview | March 21, 2015, Saturday // 14:25 | Viewed: 8930

French Ambassador: French Companies More than Satisfied with Bulgaria

Novinite has interviewed H.

Novinite Insider » Diplomatic Channel | March 19, 2015, Thursday // 13:45 | Viewed: 8211

Martin Schulz: Russia Seeking to Divide Europe's Unity

In an unusually harsh tone, European Parliament President Martin Schulz has accused Russian President Vladimir Putin of trying to boost the influence Moscow wields among certain EU member states.

Novinite Insider » Opinions | March 19, 2015, Thursday // 09:27 | Viewed: 7244

Kiril Boyanov: We Have to Turn Education Charity into a Mass Activity

Novinite has interviewed Kiril Boyanov, Chairperson of the board of the Eureka foundation.

Novinite Insider » Interview | March 18, 2015, Wednesday // 13:20 | Viewed: 6807

Ivanka Shalapatova: Every Child Has the Right to Live in a Safe Family Environment

Novinite has interviewed Ivanka Shalapatova, Executive Director of the Four Our Children foundation.

Novinite Insider » Interview | March 18, 2015, Wednesday // 13:06 | Viewed: 6817

King Simeon for Novinite: Bulgaria Shouldn't Turn Its Back on Russia Just Because of NATO

Bulgaria’s last King and former Prime Minister Simeon Saxe-Coburg-Gotha has commented in an exclusive interview for Novinite.com on a number of issue, including a recent initiative of intellectuals to make full use of his authority to the benefit of Bulga

Novinite Insider » Interview | March 16, 2015, Monday // 15:37 | Viewed: 10379

King Simeon Exclusive for Novinite: No Chance for Political Comeback

Bulgaria’s last King and former Prime Minister Simeon Saxe-Coburg-Gotha has warned against frivolous interpretations of a public intitiative unveiled earlier this week with the stated objective of fully utilizing his international authority to the country

Novinite Insider » Interview | March 12, 2015, Thursday // 22:36 | Viewed: 2267

Time is Ticking for Grigor Dimitrov's First Grand Slam Title

Bulgaria's top tennis player Grigor Dimitrov recorded his first victory against Roger Federer at the BNP Paribas Showdown, which took place at the Madison Square Garden in New York on Wednesday.

Novinite Insider » Opinions | March 11, 2015, Wednesday // 15:27 | Viewed: 1798

Bulgaria's Numerous Chief Secretaries: a Very Brief History

Two festive days were followed by what initially looked like a small earthquake on Bulgaria's political landscape.

Novinite Insider » Opinions | March 7, 2015, Saturday // 16:20 | Viewed: 1199