West still hasn’t touched Bulgarian yogurt’s secret, Maria Kondratenko says

The process of making good yogurt is similar to the one of raising a beautiful baby – it is that delicate. This is what Engineer Maria Stefanova-Kondratenko claims. Have you ever thought of the difference between the Bulgarian and European..

published on 7/18/17 12:51 PM

Balkan Developments

Erdogan promises again to reinstate death penalty On occasion of the first anniversary of the coup attempt in Turkey marked on July 15 that country’s President Recep Erdogan promised again to reinstate the death penalty. Turkey’s head of state..

published on 7/17/17 11:16 AM

Deniz Dural: Bees are “living history”

Thirty three year-old Deniz Dural from the village of Bradvari (Silistra district) received a diploma for most enterprising project at the National Competition for the Young Farmers European Award. Denis is engaged in organic beekeeping..

published on 7/15/17 8:00 AM
German Chancellor Angela Merkel, French President Emmanuel Macron and Italian Prime Minister Paolo Gentiloni during the meeting.

Balkan Developments

EU confirms European perspective of Western Balkan countries The EU is committed to bring the Western Balkan region slowly but surely to EU membership, Germany’s Chancellor Angela Merkel said in Trieste (Italy) during the 2017 Western Balkan..

published on 7/13/17 11:45 AM
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I Awaken Bulgaria – change starts with us

In 2014 the labour ministry decided to allocate some EUR 500 mln to the opening of new jobs and for providing better employment to people, aged up to 29. The funds under the Human Resources Development OP were expected to support the qualification and..

published on 7/12/17 2:00 PM

Balkan Developments

Germany welcomes the initial hopeful signs from the new government in Macedonia Michael Roth, Minister of State for Europe at the German Federal Foreign Office stated he was pleased with “the initial hopeful signs from the new government..

published on 7/10/17 11:30 AM

Trabantfest 2017 kicks off in Teteven

For the fifth year running Teteven is bringing together vintage car fans from all over the country for the annual Trabantfest 2017. More than 50 of the East German vehicles from the times before the fall of the Berlin wall will take part in this..

published on 7/8/17 10:03 AM

Fun and games at Vitosha Summer Fest tomorrow, 9 July

Under the motto “I love sports, I love Sofia, I love Vitosha” Sofia municipality and the “Sofia-European capital of sport” foundation are organizing a big sports festival at Momina Skala tourist chalet on mount Vitosha tomorrow, 9 July. The..

published on 7/8/17 6:33 AM

Balkan Developments

USA opposes changes to borders in the Balkans US Deputy Assistant Secretary for European and Eurasian Affairs Hoyt Brian Yee said, in an interview for the Greek Kathimerini newspaper that the USA was against changing borders in the Balkans...

published on 7/6/17 1:26 PM

Roma issue getting more serious in Bulgaria

The public attention in Bulgaria has been focused for more than a week now on the sharp tension in the town of Asenovgrad, caused by the beating of Bulgarian kids by Roma ones at a rowing base. The minor incident ballooned to large-scale..

published on 7/6/17 12:42 PM