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Ekaterina Zaharieva Leaves for an Official Visit to Africa

Deputy Prime Minister and Foreign Minister Ekaterina Zaharieva leaves for an official visit to Angola and Namibia from 13 to 15 November 2019.

Politics » Diplomacy | November 12, 2019, Tuesday // 15:41 | Viewed: 3416

The SJC will Revote Ivan Geshev's Nomination for Bulgaria’s Chief Prosecutor on Thursday

The plenum of Bulgaria’s Supreme Judicial Council (SJC) will hold a meeting on 14 November to vote again on the appointment of Ivan Geshev as chief prosecutor after President Rumen Radev refused to approve the decision and returned it to the SJC, said the

Politics | November 11, 2019, Monday // 17:47 | Viewed: 3488

US President Donald Trump Will Receive PM Boyko Borissov at the White House on November 25, 2019

US President Donald Trump will receive Prime Minister of the Republic of Bulgaria Boyko Borissov at the White House on November 25, 2019 as a sign of the strong and lasting relations that exist between the two countries.

Politics » Diplomacy | November 11, 2019, Monday // 17:18 | Viewed: 3889

PM Borissov: The Construction of the Greece-Bulgaria Interconnector Is a Priority of the Government

The construction of the Greece-Bulgaria interconnector is one of the key priorities of the Bulgarian government in the energy sector, Prime Minister Boyko Borissov wrote in a post on his Facebook profile.

Politics | November 11, 2019, Monday // 17:13 | Viewed: 2732

New Commissioners-Designate Candidates Hearings’ Will Take Place on 14 November

The Conference of Presidents (EP President and leaders of political groups) on Friday decided that the hearings of the three new Commissioners-designate will take place on 14 November.

Politics | November 11, 2019, Monday // 16:31 | Viewed: 2490

The Game of Envoys: Are the EU and the US Taking the Western Balkans more Seriously?

BELGRADE – There seems to be an inflation of special envoys or special representatives for the Western Balkans, after the Western actors designated or announced the designation of several such officials.

Politics » Diplomacy | November 8, 2019, Friday // 16:22 | Viewed: 3233

Rumen Radev:The Expertise of the Venice Commission Should Contribute to Implementing the European Democratic Practices in Bulgarian Legislation

President Rumen Radev voiced his high appreciation of the recommendations in the sphere of the rule of law and reaffirming democracy, which the Venice Commission gives to Bulgaria.

Politics | November 8, 2019, Friday // 15:29 | Viewed: 3418

PM Borissov: Reconciliation and Regional Cooperation Are Key to European Integration of the Western Balkans

Reconciliation, regional cooperation and maintaining good neighbourly relations are key factors for the European integration of the Western Balkans, Prime Minister Boyko Borissov said in his speech at the leaders meeting within the Strategic Dialogue for

Politics » Diplomacy | November 8, 2019, Friday // 15:03 | Viewed: 3070

PM Borissov Arrived in Geneva for a Leadership Meeting

Prime Minister Boyko Borissov has arrived in Geneva to take part in a leadership meeting on the Western Balkans.

Politics » Diplomacy | November 8, 2019, Friday // 13:25 | Viewed: 3215

President Rumen Radev Has Returned the Proposal to Appoint Ivan Geshev as Prosecutor General

Bulgarian President Rumen Radev has returned the proposal to appoint Ivan Geshev as Prosecutor General back to the Supreme Judicial Council, BNR reported.

Politics » Domestic | November 8, 2019, Friday // 10:30 | Viewed: 3481

Luxembourg Will Do Everything it Can in Order for Bulgaria to Become a Member of the Schengen Area

Minister of Foreign Affairs and European Affairs and Minister of Immigration and Asylum Jean Asselborn reaffirmed Luxembourg's full support for Bulgaria's integration into the Eurozone, the start of membership negotiations with the Organization for Econom

Politics » Diplomacy | November 7, 2019, Thursday // 16:20 | Viewed: 4057

President Rumen Radev with a Statement on the New Attorney General's Decree

While everyone was waiting for Rumen Radev's decision to sign or not to appoint Ivan Geshev as Attorney General, the Head of State preferred to make a special statement in which he will to announce his decision.

Politics » Domestic | November 7, 2019, Thursday // 16:06 | Viewed: 2805

Bulgaria and Luxembourg to Work Together to Support European Integration of the Republic of Northern Macedonia and Albania

Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Foreign Affairs Ekaterina Zaharieva and Minister of Foreign Affairs and European Affairs and Minister of Immigration and Asylum Jean Asselborn agreed on Bulgaria and Luxembourg to work together on the European perspec

Politics | November 7, 2019, Thursday // 15:43 | Viewed: 3727

Romania's Adina Valean Is the New EU Commissioner for Transport

Newly-elected European Commission President Ursula von der Leyen has endorsed Romanian MEP Adina Valean for the position of commissioner for transport in her team, Romania's Insider reported.

Politics » Diplomacy | November 7, 2019, Thursday // 14:39 | Viewed: 2701

PM Boyko Borissov: Bulgaria Is an Attractive Destination for Investment, Trade, a Reliable Partner with a Fast Growing Market

Bulgaria is an attractive destination for investment, trade and a reliable partner with a fast growing market, Prime Minister Boyko Borissov said during his meeting with Jean Asselborn, Luxembourg's Minister of Foreign and European Affairs, Immigration an

Politics | November 7, 2019, Thursday // 12:43 | Viewed: 3117

Erdogan Visits his US Counterpart Donald Trump

Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan will visit the United States next week to meet with his US counterpart, Donald Trump, whom he spoke with on the phone today, France Press reported.

Politics » Diplomacy | November 7, 2019, Thursday // 09:54 | Viewed: 2749

The New European Commission May Start Working Next Year

The new European Commission may start working the next year.

Politics | November 6, 2019, Wednesday // 15:46 | Viewed: 2743

Lilyana Pavlova Appointed Vice President and a Member of the Management Committee of the EIB

Former Minister for the Bulgarian Presidency of the EU Council Lilyana Pavlova has been appointed vice president and a member of the Management Committee of the European Investment Bank, BNR reports.

Politics | November 6, 2019, Wednesday // 15:41 | Viewed: 2979

Bulgaria and the Czech Republic will Deepen their Cooperation to Defend Common Stances in the European Union

Bulgaria and the Czech Republic will deepen their cooperation to defend common stances on important for the two countries topics on the EU agenda.

Politics » Diplomacy | November 6, 2019, Wednesday // 15:24 | Viewed: 3818

Bulgaria and Vietnam to Deepen their Cooperation in the Field of Education

The Council of Ministers has approved a draft agreement on cooperation in education between Bulgaria and Vietnam for the period 2019 - 2023, the government press office reported.

Politics » Diplomacy | November 6, 2019, Wednesday // 14:30 | Viewed: 3000

Russia Advocates the Establishment of the Greater Eurasian Partnership

Russia advocates the establishment of the Greater Eurasian Partnership with the participation of the Eurasian Economic Union, ASEAN, the Shanghai Cooperation Organization, "possibly other entities".

Politics | November 5, 2019, Tuesday // 12:23 | Viewed: 3050
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