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Hashim Thaci: Even Serbia Will Recognize Kosovo in the Not So Distant Future

An interview of Novinite with Kosovo's Foreign Minister Deputy Prime Minister Hashim Thaci following the anniversary of Kosovo's independence which was proclaimed in 2008.

Novinite Insider » Interview | February 18, 2015, Wednesday // 13:26 | Viewed: 1797

InvestBulgaria Agency Chair: Bulgaria to Draw Investors Using Concrete Projects

We will base our strategy on an analysis of the process of drawing investment in the past ten years, the government promotioon agency's new CEO Stamen Yanev has told Novinite.

Novinite Insider » Interview | February 18, 2015, Wednesday // 10:27 | Viewed: 1942

EU Ambassadors Expect Judicial Reforms in Bulgaria by Mid-2015

The ambassadors of seven EU member states issued a joint statement on Tuesday, calling on the Bulgarian government to implement the judicial reforms it had set out to achieve.

Novinite Insider » Diplomatic Channel | February 17, 2015, Tuesday // 20:07 | Viewed: 1001

Dr Mohd Abuasi: The Motivations of ISIS Are Social, Political and Economic

Doctor Abuasi commenting on the eminent terrorist threats in Europe and the actions of Islamic State.

Novinite Insider » Opinions | February 16, 2015, Monday // 15:06 | Viewed: 1281

Kristalina Georgieva: Bulgaria Is Having Unprecedented EU Funding at Disposal

European Commission Vice President for Budget and Human Resources, has been nominated in the "Politics" category of Novinite's 2014 Personalities in the News poll.

Novinite Insider » Interview | February 15, 2015, Sunday // 17:03 | Viewed: 4777

EIRI CEO Lyubomir Kyuchukov: Will Ukraine Peace Deal Hold?

There are at least two perspectives, from which one can consider the potential risks to the Ukraine ceasefire agreement and seek guarantees for its implementation, according to the CEO of Sofia-based NGO Economics and International Relations Institute (EI

Novinite Insider » Opinions | February 12, 2015, Thursday // 18:42 | Viewed: 858

Spanish Ambassador: Bulgaria Needs to Boost Legal Security to Increase FDI

Bulgaria and Spain have ample opportunities for collaboration according to Spanish Ambassador.

Novinite Insider » Diplomatic Channel | February 9, 2015, Monday // 06:56 | Viewed: 2125

Hanke Praises China’s Recent Move, Foresees Troubles for Greece

Economics Professor Steve Hanke praised China’s recent move to lower its reserve requirements and predicted further troubles for Greek banks unless recapitalised.

Novinite Insider » Interview | February 7, 2015, Saturday // 14:00 | Viewed: 1317

Ex-Foreign Min Passy: NATO Does Not Want War with Russia

Bulgaria's Atlantic Club Chairman Solomon Passy has reiterated that, though no-one wants a military conflict with Russia, the country has to be restrained in its "aggression".

Novinite Insider » Opinions | February 6, 2015, Friday // 09:23 | Viewed: 1168

Bulgaria Not Ready to Join 'Eurozone Waiting Room' Anymore - Former FinMin Djankov

It will take three or four year for Bulgaria to return to the progress it had on the path to Eurozone accession in 2012, Simeon Djankov, the country's Finance Minister at the time, has said.

Novinite Insider » Opinions | February 3, 2015, Tuesday // 10:03 | Viewed: 1163

Greek Foreign Policy: Drilling into Europe's Patience

Strangely enough for many observers, the leftist SYRIZA party and its leader, Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras, did not stop surprising its European partners after ascending to power in Greece.

Novinite Insider | February 2, 2015, Monday // 12:04 | Viewed: 2500

Zhelev, or Why We Shouldn’t Feel Anguished

Anyone among us will be constrained by time to say something historic about Zhelyu Zhelev.

Novinite Insider » Opinions | January 30, 2015, Friday // 16:57 | Viewed: 762

Turkey Commemorates Holocaust Victims

Commemorating the Holocaust victims, Turkey is calling on the international community to participate in the efforts to increase awareness of the Holocaust so that such a tragedy never occurs in the future.

Novinite Insider » Diplomatic Channel | January 30, 2015, Friday // 12:57 | Viewed: 1250

Is Greece 'Uniquely Deserving of Assistance'?

Greece’s new Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras and his radical leftist SYRIZA party rose to power largely thanks to pledges to renegotiate the country’s debt and put an end to the austerity measures demanded by its creditors in exchange for bailout aid.

Novinite Insider » Opinions | January 29, 2015, Thursday // 21:31 | Viewed: 864

Sofia Marks Holocaust Remembrance Day with Education, Memory on Focus

"It's difficult in times like these: ideals, dreams and cherished hopes rise within us, only to be crushed by grim reality.

Novinite Insider | January 27, 2015, Tuesday // 20:02 | Viewed: 1485

Cas Mudde: Five Predictions of Greece's Future after SYRIZA Landslide

Five main developments could follow SYRIZA's landslide victory in the early elections on Sunday, according to political scientist Cas Mudde, who has been studying radical political parties for years.

Novinite Insider » Opinions | January 26, 2015, Monday // 12:21 | Viewed: 833

Milka Stefanova: Greeks Have Money, but Their State Doesn't

Novinite has asked Milka Stefanova, a Bulgarian woman living in Greece, for her point of view on the snap poll that is being held on the country on January 25.

Novinite Insider » Interview | January 25, 2015, Sunday // 15:37 | Viewed: 2100

Turkish Stream Can’t Be Substitute for Ukraine’s Gas Transit System – EU Energy Chief

It would have been better if a broader discussion had taken place on the potential replacing of Ukraine by Turkey as a transit country for Russian gas supplies to Europe, the EU energy chief has opined.

Novinite Insider » Opinions | January 20, 2015, Tuesday // 16:58 | Viewed: 2508

Joining Euro to Have Positive Impact on Bulgaria's Economy - Experts

Economists and financial experts in Bulgaria have described the country's decision to renew Eurozone negotiations as rather a step in the right direction.

Novinite Insider » Opinions | January 19, 2015, Monday // 11:01 | Viewed: 8921

UK Ambassador: Bulgaria PM Borisov 'Unique Man, Unique PM'

Britain's outgoing Ambassador to Sofia Jonathan Allen has praised Bulgarian Prime Minister Boyko Borisov for having "a flair" despite not being a professional politician.

Novinite Insider » Diplomatic Channel | January 18, 2015, Sunday // 13:02 | Viewed: 2286