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Bulgaria’s Last King Warns against Political Intrigues
May07

Bulgaria’s Last King Warns against Political Intrigues

“Nobody asked for the King’s return to politics, this is where incredible fantasies and myths have been set off,” Bulgaria’s last monarch and former PM has said.In an interview with the Bulgarian National Television, Simeon Saxe-Coburg-Gotha has dismissed any likelihood of him returning to the political field, adding his...

Bulgaria Cannot Confirm Release of Maersk Tigris Crew
May07

Bulgaria Cannot Confirm Release of Maersk Tigris Crew

Bulgarian Foreign Ministry Spokesperson Betina Zhoteva has said she is unableto confirm reports that the crew of Maersk Tigris container ship has been set free.Maersk Tigris was impounded by Iranian authorities over what they maintain is a commercial dispute.The captain of Maersk Tigris is a Bulgarian national, but there are also people from...

Turkish Stream Could Help Greece and Turkey Improve Relations, Russia’s EU Envoy Says
May05

Turkish Stream Could Help Greece and Turkey Improve Relations, Russia’s EU Envoy Says

Gazprom’s Turkish Stream gas pipeline project could become a strong incentive for Turkey and Greece to improve their bilateral relations, a senior Russian diplomat has said. The route of the Russian gas pipeline Turkish Stream from Turkey’s territory to Greece could rather be called Greek Stream, Russia’s ambassador to the EU...

Bulgarian PR Expert Maxim Behar Reelected to WCFDavos Committee
May05

Bulgarian PR Expert Maxim Behar Reelected to WCFDavos Committee

Maxim Behar has again been elected as co-Chair of the Davos World Communications Forum Committee, an office he has assumed since 2013.”The choice is a huge honor for Bulgaria and an incredible appraisal for the Bulgarian PR business, for all my colleagues,” Mr Behar has said upon his reelection, which he has described as a...

President Plevneliev to mark May 9 in Poland
May05

President Plevneliev to mark May 9 in Poland

Bulgarian President Rossen Plevneliev will attend in Poland the celebrations marking the 70th anniversary of World War 2, informs the office of Polish President Bronislaw Komorowski.May 6-8 Poland will receive UN Secretary General Ban Ki –moon, The President of the Council of Europe Donald Tusk and the presidents of Croatia, Cyprus, the Czech...

Polish President Gives Green Light to Creating Joint Military Force with Lithuania, Ukraine
May04

Polish President Gives Green Light to Creating Joint Military Force with Lithuania, Ukraine

Polish President Bronislaw Komorowski has given his formal approval for the creation of a joint military brigade with Lithuania and Ukraine, TASS reported. The resolution signed by Komorowski on Monday will take effect two weeks after it is published, the Polish leader’s office has confirmed, according to the Russian news agency. The joint...

Bulgarian Student ‘Opens Fire, Wounds 4′ in Odessa
May04

Bulgarian Student ‘Opens Fire, Wounds 4′ in Odessa

A brawl involving drunken students in the Ukrainian city of Odessa has ended in four people being injured after a Bulgarian opened fire on his colleagues, a Ukrainian news website reports.According to 368.media, a Russian-language outlet, a scandal broke between two groups of students at the Odessa I.I. Melchikov National University.Reportedly,...

Daily webcast
Apr30

Daily webcast

Welcome to Radio Bulgaria’s daily webcast Heartbeat Bulgaria! On the show this Thursday: · RB organizes a roundtable in Sofia on the Ukrainian issues, two experts talk about the Minsk Agreement · Next, we tell you about magnificent artist Iassen Ghiuselev, an illustrator of classics · Then, the creation of a home with the usage of quality...

Implementation of Minsk agreements – best chance of resolving conflict in Ukraine
Apr30

Implementation of Minsk agreements – best chance of resolving conflict in Ukraine

Full implementation of the Minsk deal is the best chance of reaching a political resolution of the conflict in Donbas, said European Council President Donald Tusk adding that the EU continues to strictly monitor the implementation of the agreement signed in February. Donald Tusk made this statement at an EU-Ukraine summit in Kiev this week, the...

Bulgaria ex-FinMin Djankov Quitting VTB Supervision
Apr30

Bulgaria ex-FinMin Djankov Quitting VTB Supervision

Simeon Djankov, who last year joined Russian VTB bank’s Supervisory Council, is now stepping down, Russian media reports suggest. The report is run by Russian daily Kommersant [RU], in an article that gives a summary of recent moves by foreign nationals to quit high-profile positions at Russian bank as the country’s financial system...

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