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Bulgarian Diaspora in Australia Requests Own Cultural Center

Bulgaria's President, Georgi Parvanov, underlined Wednesday the importance of having a unified Bulgarian community in Australia.

Politics » Diplomacy | October 28, 2009, Wednesday // 16:42 | Viewed: 2420

Bulgaria President Starts Brow-Raising Australia Visit

Bulgaria's President Georgi Parvanov has arrived on his first visit to Australia, harshly criticized at home over its huge costs.

Politics » Diplomacy | October 28, 2009, Wednesday // 09:30 | Viewed: 1944

Bulgaria UNESCO Chief Bokova to Attend Rabin Memorial Ceremony

Irina Bokova, Bulgarian diplomat and new head of UNESCO, is to attend a memorial ceremony for Israeli Prime Minister Yitzhak Rabin in Paris on November 4

Politics » Diplomacy | October 27, 2009, Tuesday // 16:48 | Viewed: 1562

Libya Suspends UNESCO Collaboration over Bulgarian Head

Libya has officially confirmed it stops its collaboration with UNESCO in the wake of the election of Bulgarian Irina Bokova as Director General of the UN cultural organization.

Politics » Diplomacy | October 26, 2009, Monday // 20:02 | Viewed: 2163

Bulgaria, South Korea Presidents Seal Cooperation

The formal meeting of the heads of state of Bulgaria and South Korea, President Georgi Parvanov, and President Lee Myung-bak took place in Seoul Monday.

Politics » Diplomacy | October 26, 2009, Monday // 11:36 | Viewed: 1563

Bulgarian State Delegation Starts South Korea Visit

An official Bulgarian delegation led by President Georgi Parvanov has arrived Sunday on a three-day state visit in South Korea.

Politics » Diplomacy | October 25, 2009, Sunday // 09:59 | Viewed: 2362

Conservative Party Demands Removal of Bulgarian UK Ambassador

The conservative “Order, Law and Justice” Party (RZS) has called for the Bulgarian Ambassador to the UK, Lyubomir Kyuchukov, to be removed from his position.

Politics » Diplomacy | October 23, 2009, Friday // 13:49 | Viewed: 1815

Bulgaria Takes over Chairing of Black Sea Economic Cooperation

Azerbaijan handed over to Bulgaria the chairmanship of the Black Sea Economic Cooperation (BSEC) during an official ceremony Thursday.

Politics » Diplomacy | October 22, 2009, Thursday // 22:08 | Viewed: 2317

Bulgaria President to Visit Australia Despite Rightist Party Critics

Bulgaria President Georgi Parvanov has reacted to a statement by the rightist Blue Coalition asking him to skip his October visit to Australia due to the financial crisis.

Politics » Diplomacy | October 22, 2009, Thursday // 19:29 | Viewed: 1804

Bulgaria President Urged to Skip Visit Down Under

The rightist ‘Blue Coalition’ has called on Bulgaria President Georgi Parvanov to cancel his planned visit to Australia and New Zealand over the financial crisis.

Politics » Diplomacy | October 22, 2009, Thursday // 14:05 | Viewed: 1599

Bulgaria, Israel Sign Social Security Agreement

Bulgaria and Israel signed Tuesday in Tel Aviv the first bilateral agreement for social security.

Politics » Diplomacy | October 21, 2009, Wednesday // 17:40 | Viewed: 1772

Bulgarian Roussev Pleads Not Guilty in Iran Drug Smuggling Trial

55-year-old Zhivko Roussev pleaded not guilty at his second hearing Tuesday on drug smuggling charges in Iran, which could result in him being given the death sentence.

Politics » Diplomacy | October 20, 2009, Tuesday // 20:45 | Viewed: 2167

Bulgaria Welcomes Kosovo-Macedonia Border Agreement

Bulgaria has announced its support for the Kosovo-Macedonia border agreement that was signed late Saturday and rejected by Serbia soon after.

Politics » Diplomacy | October 20, 2009, Tuesday // 20:20 | Viewed: 7148

Bulgarian Ambassador to Armenia Involved in Yerevan Car Accident

The Ambassador of Bulgaria to Armenia, Todor Staykov, was involved in a car accident late Monday evening.

Politics » Diplomacy | October 20, 2009, Tuesday // 18:23 | Viewed: 4122

Bulgaria President Begins Official Visit to Malta

The two-day official visit of Bulgaria's President, Georgi Parvanov, to Malta began Tuesday.

Politics » Diplomacy | October 20, 2009, Tuesday // 14:27 | Viewed: 1965

Bulgaria Foreign Ministry May Recall Ambassadors to USA, Turkey

Bulgaria’s Foreign Ministry might terminate early the terms of the country’s ambassadors to the USA and Turkey over disciplinary violations.

Politics » Diplomacy | October 20, 2009, Tuesday // 08:04 | Viewed: 2195

Bulgaria Top Diplomat Outlines Foreign Policy Priorities

Bulgaria’s Foreign Affairs Minister, Rumiana Jeleva, met Friday with the diplomatic corps to outline the priorities in the country’s foreign policy.

Politics » Diplomacy | October 16, 2009, Friday // 16:43 | Viewed: 3159

Italian PM Berlusconi: My Sympathy for Bulgaria Turned into Love

Bulgaria's President, Georgi Parvanov, bestowed Thursday Italian Prime Minister, Silvio Berlusconi, with the State Order “Stara Planina.

Politics » Diplomacy | October 15, 2009, Thursday // 21:02 | Viewed: 3337

UNESCO Director General: My Work Is Guided by New Humanism

The 35th Session of the General Conference officially confirmed Thursday in Paris Bulgarian Irina Bokova as the tenth Director General of UNESCO.

Politics » Diplomacy | October 15, 2009, Thursday // 20:22 | Viewed: 2580

Bulgaria's Bokova Formally Confirmed as UNESCO Director General

Bulgaria's Ambassador to France, Irina Bokova, has been formally inaugurated as UNESCO Director General in Paris Thursday night.

Politics » Diplomacy | October 15, 2009, Thursday // 18:42 | Viewed: 2479

Sofia Meets Italian PM Berlusconi with Honors

The official reception of Italian Prime Minister, Silvio Berlusconi, was held in Sofia Thursday afternoon.

Politics » Diplomacy | October 15, 2009, Thursday // 18:14 | Viewed: 2286
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