Sofia recognized as upward-economy city with new investment options

If one asks the citizens of Sofia about the changes spotted across the city over the past year, the answers will be various – from the new and more comfortable buses and tramways to their more regular schedule. Those have replaced the old, cold..

published on 12/15/17 2:32 PM
Lyubov Ilieva with children from the school

Weekend school in Alicante helps emigrants feel part of Bulgaria

Children are impatient to sink into the magic of Christmas. Pupils in all Bulgarian schools make Christmas decorations, learns songs and the symbolism of the Bulgarian customs linked with Christmas Eve and Christmas. The Bulgarian..

published on 12/14/17 2:37 PM

Balkan Developments

EP supports accession of Bulgaria and Romania to Schengen At a debate in the European Parliament the group of the European Conservatives and Reformists and the group of Europe of Freedom and Direct Democracy did not support the accession of..

published on 12/14/17 1:03 PM

Christmas tree in Sofia glitters with decoration made by children

A few days ago, the Christmas tree in front of the Regional Administration in Sofia was lit up. Apart from being situated on a central pedestrian boulevard, the tree is special, because its decoration is the work of those who most sincerely feel..

published on 12/13/17 2:15 PM

Wonder of handmade objects, full of beauty and tradition

Saint Spyridon is considered to be the patron of craftsmen in Bulgaria – shoemakers, brick-makers, potters, tailors etc. No matter the fact that each craft has its own patron saint, December 12 th has been known as Craftsmen Day ever since..

published on 12/12/17 4:01 PM

Balkan Developments

Bulgaria, Serbia, Greece, Romania: united for the development of the Balkans At a four-country summit in Belgrade, Serbian President Aleksandar Vucic and the prime ministers of Bulgaria, Greece and Romania Boyko Borissov, Alexis Tsipras and..

published on 12/11/17 12:56 PM

The Call of Antarctica

Once again the Bulgarian Antarctic expedition set off to the Ice Continent. On December 1 st , after a long and dangerous journey due to the ice, the first group of Bulgarian scientists arrived to the St. Kliment Ohridski base on the Livingston Island...

published on 12/11/17 12:21 PM

A year after Hitrino inferno people still have nightmares

The residents of the village of Hitrino in the region of Shumen will remember 10 December 2016 as the most tragic day in their lives. A derailed train and the explosion that followed of cisterns with polypropylene and propane-butane swept away..

published on 12/10/17 8:05 AM

Balkan Developments

NATO Secretary General calls on Western Balkan countries to reduce tension In an interview with the Tanjug News Agency, NATO Secretary-General Jens Stoltenberg has called on countries in the Western Balkans to reduce tension, avoid..

published on 12/8/17 10:13 AM

International Day of Tango to be marked in Sofia

Milonga parties, demonstrations and workshops for tango dancers will mark the International Day of Tango in Sofia. Celebrations have been organized for the 14 th time and will go on from 8 to 10 December. The culmination will be the..

published on 12/7/17 2:33 PM