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Joint Declaration Anticipated at Second Day of Energy Forum

The Sofia Energy Forum is going to conclude Saturday with a statement declaring common will to reform the energy sector.

Politics » Diplomacy | April 25, 2009, Saturday // 10:13 | Viewed: 1574

Bulgaria PM First Eastern EU Leader to Endorse Barroso for Second Term

Bulgaria's Prime Minister, Sergey Stanishev, vowed Friday his unwavering support for Jose Manuel Barroso's second mandate as EC President.

Politics » Diplomacy | April 24, 2009, Friday // 20:15 | Viewed: 2262

PM Stanishev: Bulgaria Has Major Contribution in EU Energy Policy

Prime Minister, Sergey Stanishev, declared Friday Bulgaria was making serious contributions in the forming of an EU energy policy.

Politics » Diplomacy | April 24, 2009, Friday // 17:43 | Viewed: 1517

Bulgaria President Defines Vision for European Energy Security

Bulgaria's President, Georgi Parvanov, declared the energy summit in Sofia a strategic energy dialogue between countries that are key players in Europe's energy security.

Politics » Diplomacy | April 24, 2009, Friday // 16:34 | Viewed: 1516

EC President Barroso Proud of How EU Handled Gas Crisis

In his keynote address at the Sofia Energy Summit, the EC President, Jose Manuel Barroso, declared he was proud of how EU handled the Russian gas cutoff crisis.

Politics » Diplomacy | April 24, 2009, Friday // 16:02 | Viewed: 1826

Sofia Hosts "Natural Gas for Europe" Energy Summit

Bulgaria's capital Sofia is hosting April 24-25 the world energy summit "Natural Gas for Europe.

Politics » Diplomacy | April 24, 2009, Friday // 08:35 | Viewed: 2929

Bulgaria Opens Embassy in Qatar

Bulgaria will open a diplomatic mission, headed by an ambassador, in Doha, Qatar, due the intense political bilateral relations between the two countries over the last few years, the government decided.

Politics » Diplomacy | April 23, 2009, Thursday // 17:27 | Viewed: 3333

EC President Barroso Keynote Speaker at Sofia Energy Summit

The President of the European Commission, Jose Manuel Barroso, is going to attend the World Energy Summit in Sofia Friday.

Politics » Diplomacy | April 23, 2009, Thursday // 15:35 | Viewed: 1496

Bulgaria European Minister Supports Macedonia EU Efforts

Bulgaria European Affairs Minister, Gergana Passy, has voiced her support for Macedonia's EU integration.

Politics » Diplomacy | April 23, 2009, Thursday // 10:08 | Viewed: 1635

Bulgaria President: Putin Canceled over Energy Issues

Bulgarian President Georgi Parvanov has confirmed that Russia PM Vladimir Putin will not be visiting the Sofia Energy summit because of differences in opinion over energy issues.

Politics » Diplomacy | April 23, 2009, Thursday // 09:05 | Viewed: 1499

NATO Secretary General Arrives on Bulgaria Visit

NATO Secretary General Jaap de Hoop Scheffer arrives on a short visit to Bulgaria Thursday where he will receive state recognition for his global security role.

Politics » Diplomacy | April 23, 2009, Thursday // 08:40 | Viewed: 1544

Bulgaria Top Diplomat: Putin Snubs Energy Summit over South Stream

Bulgaria's Foreign Minister, Ivaylo Kalfin, stated Wednesday that Russia's Prime Minister, Vladimir Putin, has decided to skip the Sofia Energy summit over the "South Stream" project.

Politics » Diplomacy | April 22, 2009, Wednesday // 15:07 | Viewed: 1631

Barroso, Erdogan to Skip Energy Conference in Sofia - Reports

The President of the European Commission Jose Manuel Barroso and Turkey's Prime Minister Tayyip Erdogan will not attend an energy summit of Black Sea nations in Sofia, according to unofficial reports.

Politics » Diplomacy | April 22, 2009, Wednesday // 12:36 | Viewed: 1987

Putin Boycots Bulgaria Energy Summit over Nabucco Concerns

Russia PM Vladimir Putin is boycotting the Sofia Energy summit in protest against the planned Nabucco gas pipeline.

Politics » Diplomacy | April 22, 2009, Wednesday // 08:56 | Viewed: 3146

Ambassador Morningstar to Lead US Delegation to Sofia Energy Summit

The US Embassy in Sofia of announced Tuesday that the official U.S. delegation to the Bulgarian Energy Summit on April 24 and 25 will be led by Ambassador Richard L. Morningstar.

Politics » Diplomacy | April 21, 2009, Tuesday // 18:00 | Viewed: 1999

Putin to Skip Energy Conference in Sofia

Russian Prime Minister Vladimir Putin will not attend an energy summit of Black Sea nations in Sofia this week, Putin's spokesman said on Tuesday.

Politics » Diplomacy | April 21, 2009, Tuesday // 14:42 | Viewed: 2505

Bulgaria President: We Strive to Develop Ties with Russia

Bulgaria's President, Georgi Parvanov, stated that the country was striving to develop positive business and political relations with the Russian Federation.

Politics » Diplomacy | April 20, 2009, Monday // 16:34 | Viewed: 1882

Bulgaria Govt Allocates BGN 2 M for World Energy Summit

Bulgaria's cabinet voted Thursday to set aside BGN 2 M for the coming "Natural Gas for Europe: Security and Partnership" Summit.

Politics » Diplomacy | April 16, 2009, Thursday // 17:24 | Viewed: 1448

Bulgaria-Turkey Trade to Exceed USD 4 B in 2010

Bulgaria and Turkey have signed a cooperation agreement on technical regulations and standardization at a bilateral business forum in Sofia.

Politics » Diplomacy | April 15, 2009, Wednesday // 11:25 | Viewed: 1790

Bulgaria, Qatar to Build Liquefied Gas Terminal

Bulgaria's President and the Emir of Qatar agreed Tuesday in Sofia that a joint project of primary interest will the construction of a liquefied natural gas terminal.

Politics » Diplomacy | April 14, 2009, Tuesday // 20:45 | Viewed: 2926

Qatar Monarch Visits Bulgaria for First Time

The Emir of Qatar Sheikh Hamad bin Khalifa Al Thani will sign an agreement Tuesday for a new air communications system between Bulgaria and Qatar.

Politics » Diplomacy | April 14, 2009, Tuesday // 14:45 | Viewed: 5058
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