: :inin Kyiv (EET)

Section: Bulgaria

Arrivals of Foreign Visitors to Bulgaria Up in April
May27

Arrivals of Foreign Visitors to Bulgaria Up in April

An increase in the number of people visiting Bulgaria from abroad was registered in April, national statistics show. Approximately 558 100 people arrived in Bulgaria in April, an increase of 11.1% compared to the number of visitors in April of last year.Data published by the National Statistical Institute (NSI) on Friday also shows the share of...

Tsvetana Pironkova Remains Sole Bulgarian Representative at Roland Garros
May24

Tsvetana Pironkova Remains Sole Bulgarian Representative at Roland Garros

The highest ranking Bulgarian female tennis player Tsvetana Pironkova remained the country’s sole representative at this year’s edition of Roland Garros. In a match from the first round played on Monday, Pironkova defeated Italian Sara Errani with 6:3, 6:2. In the second round, the Bulgarian will face for the first time in her career...

3D fantasies brought to life at street art festival
May23

3D fantasies brought to life at street art festival

Modern art was always born in the street, right before our eyes and generously expanding its world of illusions with scales and spaces, conquering our imagination. However, the latter turns out to be mortal, just like life. After passing by, memories remain the only gallery of what we have been through. In the end of May the Chirpan village of...

Thorbjørn Jagland: ECHR Ruling on Turkey’s Terror Laws Can Help in Dispute with EU
May21

Thorbjørn Jagland: ECHR Ruling on Turkey’s Terror Laws Can Help in Dispute with EU

Minutes after Bulgaria’s rotating chairmanship of the Committee of Ministers with the Council of Europe had come to an end, CoE Secretary General Thorbjørn Jagland has agreed to talk to Novinite about the priorities touched during the committee’s sessions, key issues Bulgaria is facing, and problems in other countries. Mr Jagland, who...

Yordan Yovchev to be inducted into International Gymnastics Hall of Fame
May21

Yordan Yovchev to be inducted into International Gymnastics Hall of Fame

Bulgaria’s legendary gymnast Yordan Yovchev will be inducted into the International Gymnastics Hall of Fame. The ceremony will be held today in Oklahoma City, USA. In addition to Bulgaria’s athlete, inducted into the Hall of Fame will be also Aurelia Dobre (Romania), Igor Korobchinski (Ukraine) and Tatiana Lysenko (Ukraine). In 2008,...

Russian Black Sea Pipeline Options ‘Shouldn’t Be Forgotten’ – BulgarianDeputy PM
May19

Russian Black Sea Pipeline Options ‘Shouldn’t Be Forgotten’ – BulgarianDeputy PM

Bulgarian Deputy Prime Minister has said alternative options to have a Russian gas pipeline build under the Black Sea should be taken into account.”I am not referring to a continuation of halted South Stream,” Donchev has made clear. South Stream is an abandoned pipeline project that was to carry gas to Central Europe under the Black...

Russian Black Sea Pipeline Options ‘Shouldn’t Be Forgotten’ – Deputy PM
May19

Russian Black Sea Pipeline Options ‘Shouldn’t Be Forgotten’ – Deputy PM

Bulgarian Deputy Prime Minister has said alternative options to have a Russian pipeline build under the Black Sea should be taken into account.”I am not referring to a continuation of halted South Stream,” Donchev has made clear. South Stream is an abandoned pipeline project that was to carry gas to Central Europe under the Black Sea...

Blagoy Ragin: 1% of annual turnover in tourism must be spent on advertising
May18

Blagoy Ragin: 1% of annual turnover in tourism must be spent on advertising

Bulgaria’s tourism had a good start in 2016 after several years of decline, the Chairman of the Bulgarian Hotel and Restaurant Association Blagoy Ragin told Radio Bulgaria. This was mainly due to the conflict between Turkey and Russia, the multiple terrorist attacks in Turkey, etc. Experts from the tourism sector forecast that Bulgaria...

TAP ‘to Supply Gas to Central, SE Europe’ via Bulgaria-Greece Link
May17

TAP ‘to Supply Gas to Central, SE Europe’ via Bulgaria-Greece Link

Greek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras said on Tuesday the Trans-Adriatic Pipeline (TAP) would also supply Southeastern and Central Europe with gas through the Interconnector Greece-Bulgaria (IGB) when both are ready. Tsipras made his remarks at the groundbreaking ceremony for TAP’s 550-km long Greek leg held on Tuesday afternoon. State...

Construction of TAP Gas Pipeline to Start Tuesday
May16

Construction of TAP Gas Pipeline to Start Tuesday

Europe will launch on Tuesday the construction of the Trans-Adriatic Pipeline (TAP), a project key to the diversification of gas supply sources and routes on the continent. The project’s main objective is to improve security of supply by decreasing EU’s dependence on imports of Russian gas via Ukraine and linking consumers directly to...

Pin It on Pinterest