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Bulgaria MP Passy: NATO Can Secure Vessels

Bulgarian MP and NATO Secretary General bidder, Solomon Passy, considers NATO as the most prepared organization to secure shipping vessels.

Politics » Diplomacy | April 11, 2009, Saturday // 13:51 | Viewed: 1897

Somali Pirates Demand Ransom for Bulgarian Sailors

The Somali pirates who hijacked the UK-owned ship Malaspina Castle with 16 Bulgarians on board have started negotiations for ransom with its owners.

Politics » Diplomacy | April 10, 2009, Friday // 21:01 | Viewed: 2552

US Secretary of Commerce Praises Bulgaria Economic Stability

The US Secretary of Commerce, Gary Locke, has congratulated Bulgarian Foreign Minister Kalfin on Bulgaria's stable economy and banking system.

Politics » Diplomacy | April 10, 2009, Friday // 15:08 | Viewed: 3105

Foreign Ministry: Bulgaria Pays No Ransoms

Bulgaria's Foreign Ministry has declared it would not pay any ransom for the 16 Bulgarian sailors kidnapped by Somali pirates.

Politics » Diplomacy | April 9, 2009, Thursday // 13:10 | Viewed: 1988

US Dashes Bulgaria Visa-Waiver Hopes

The US administration is unlikely to sign in the short term an agreement with Bulgaria for the alleviated issuing of visas.

Politics » Diplomacy | April 9, 2009, Thursday // 09:47 | Viewed: 2538

Bulgaria Delegation to Visit Tornado Ravaged US Town

Emel Etem, Bulgaria's Minister of Emergency Situations will head a 13-person delegation to meet with US officials on Wednesday to discuss disaster preparation and response.

Politics » Diplomacy | April 7, 2009, Tuesday // 15:40 | Viewed: 3820

President Parvanov Praises Bulgaria Ethnic Tolerance

At the Alliance of Civilizations forum held in Istanbul Monday, Bulgaria President Georgi Parvanov praised the high levels of ethnic tolerance in Bulgaria.

Politics » Diplomacy | April 7, 2009, Tuesday // 09:29 | Viewed: 1539

Bulgaria PM Wishes Obama Luck in Difficult Times

Bulgaria's PM, Sergey Stanishev, had a brief exchange Sunday with the US President Barack Obama.

Politics » Diplomacy | April 5, 2009, Sunday // 19:50 | Viewed: 2686

Bulgaria PM, Top Diplomat Meet Obama, Hillary Clinton

US President Barack Obama is in Prague Sunday to meet the EU leaders.

Politics » Diplomacy | April 5, 2009, Sunday // 10:36 | Viewed: 4222

US President Obama: Bulgaria Is Valuable Energy Security Partner

US President Barack Obama and his Bulgarian counterpart Georgi Parvanov have met during the NATO Summit in Strasbourg, France.

Politics » Diplomacy | April 4, 2009, Saturday // 16:49 | Viewed: 4094

Bulgaria President: NATO Has Serious Selection Process Issues

Bulgaria's President, Georgi Parvanov, said Saturday in Strasbourg, France, that NATO had serious issues with the process for nominating and picking its new Secretary-General.

Politics » Diplomacy | April 4, 2009, Saturday // 15:47 | Viewed: 1912

Bulgaria NATO Secretary General Hopeful: We Still Have Good Chances

The Bulgarian bidder for the NATO Secretary General position, Solomon Passy, believes his nomination for the top job still might end up being successful.

Politics » Diplomacy | April 4, 2009, Saturday // 15:09 | Viewed: 1922

NATO Might Postpone Secretary General Decision

There is a strong possibility that NATO would be unable to reach Saturday consensus about naming the new Secretary General of the Alliance.

Politics » Diplomacy | April 4, 2009, Saturday // 13:45 | Viewed: 1758

Merkel: NATO to Pick New Chief Friday Evening

German Chancellor Angela Merkel said she expected NATO to choose a new secretary general as early as Friday evening, DPA reported.

Politics » Diplomacy | April 3, 2009, Friday // 18:58 | Viewed: 1236

Rasmussen Bid for NATO Job Official

Denmark's Prime Minister Anders Fogh Rasmussen has officially declared his bid to become NATO's next secretary general, according to reports in the Danish press.

Politics » Diplomacy | April 3, 2009, Friday // 12:38 | Viewed: 1395

Bulgaria Parliament Passes NATO Anniversary Declaration

The Bulgarian Parliament passed a declaration on NATO's 60th anniversary, and the 5th anniversary of Bulgaria as a member of the Alliance.

Politics » Diplomacy | April 3, 2009, Friday // 12:16 | Viewed: 1327

US Embassy in Sofia Launches New Web Site

The US Embassy in Sofia is announced Thursday the launch of its new redesigned web site.

Politics » Diplomacy | April 2, 2009, Thursday // 14:27 | Viewed: 4202

Bulgaria President to Lead NATO Summit Delegation

Bulgaria's President, Georgi Parvanov, will lead the Bulgarian delegation for the historical NATO summit.

Politics » Diplomacy | April 2, 2009, Thursday // 13:01 | Viewed: 1743

Sofia Mayor Borisov Becomes Knight of French Merit

The Mayor of Sofia, Boyko Borisov, was bestowed Thursday the National French Order of Merit.

Politics » Diplomacy | April 2, 2009, Thursday // 12:40 | Viewed: 1561

World's Most Powerful Men - Obama, Medvedev Vow to Cooperate

The two most powerful men in the world, Presidents of the US and Russia held talks in London Tuesday.

Politics » Diplomacy | April 1, 2009, Wednesday // 19:35 | Viewed: 3605

Obama Congratulates Bulgarians on NATO Entry Fifth Anniversary

American President Barack Obama congratulated the people of Bulgaria, in a letter to Prime Minister Sergey Stanishev, on the occasion of the fifth anniversary of the country's accession to NATO.

Politics » Diplomacy | March 30, 2009, Monday // 15:44 | Viewed: 1768
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