EU to Finance Renovation of Bulgarian Cultural Buildings

Politics » BULGARIA IN EU | August 6, 2010, Friday // 09:48
Bulgaria: EU to Finance Renovation of Bulgarian Cultural Buildings The Bulgarian National Museum of History will be one of the cultural institutions that will be renovated under the operational program "Regional Development". Photo by BGNES

The Bulgarian Culture Ministry will receive gratuitous financial help of almost BGN 11 M from the EU Operational ProgramRegional Development” for renovating cultural institutes.

On Friday, the Culture Minister, Vezdhi Rashidov, and the Deputy Minister for Regional Development, Liliana Pavlova, will sign eight contracts, amounting to BGN 10 963 580, with which the operational program will help the renovation of some cultural buildings in Bulgaria.

The buildings of the National Polytechnic Museum, the National Museum of History, the Opera houses in the Bulgarian cities of Burgas and Ruse, the National School for Music and Stage Art “Pancho Vladigerov” in Burgas, the Drama and Puppet Theater “Vasil Drumev” in the Bulgarian city of Shumen, “Bulgaria” Hall in Sofia and the Satirical Theater “Aleko Konstantinov” in Sofia will undergo a renovation under the EU operational programRegional Development”.

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Tags: EU, operational program, regional development, Culture Ministry, Vezhdi Rashidov, Liliana Pavlova, renovation
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