UNESCO Director-General Irina Bokova is among the honored people awarded with the Order of the Legion of Honor, which is the highest French distinction. The list of people who were awarded the order has been published in the French official gazette. Irina Bokova received the title "Commander of the Legion of Honour," it was reported.
Between January and October 2018 Bulgaria’s trade balance was negative to the tune of EUR 1.829 billion (3.5% of the country’s gross domestic product), whereas in the same period last year the trade balance was negative and amounted to EUR 251.9..
Plenipotentiaries of EU member states to Bulgaria congratulated the Minister for the Bulgarian Presidency of the Council of the European Union Lilyana Pavlova for the excellent work of Bulgaria within the frameworks of the EU Presidency Trio..
Bulgaria’s Vice-President Iliana Yotova met in Sofia with the Vice-President of Europa Nostra Piet Jaspaert. Europa Nostra which is presided over by world-renowned opera singer Maestro Plácido Domingo is a European network for preservation of cultural..