Bulgaria’s President Rossen Plevneliev and sixteen European political leaders called on in an open letter the President-elect of the United States Donald Trump to bolster the transatlantic alliance between the USA and the EU. In their message to President-elect Trump they pointed out that the ongoing destabilization in Ukraine and the illegal annexation of Crimea threaten the peace, security and international order established after the end of the Cold War. The seventeen current and former officials and leaders expressed their concern of possible grand bargain between the USA and Russia which may endanger those historical achievements. Possible lifting of the current sanctions against Russia would be a serious mistake, the officials further said. We are strong together when America is strong, the letter further reads.
A trend is underway of an increasing wine consumption in Bulgaria, according to Radoslav Radev, Chairman of the Bulgarian National Vine and Wine Chamber. Over the past 20 years wine has replaced the traditional Bulgarian rakiya brandy, Radev has..
The National Palace of Culture (NPC) in Sofia has been acknowledged byAIPC, the International Association of Convention Centres. The organization runs a global network of more than 157 convention centers in 57 countries from across the world. The..
Bulgarian Energy Minister Temenuzhka Petkova has met with the Ambassador of the Russian Federation to Bulgaria Anatoly Makarov. The two officials have discussed bilateral relations, more notably in energy. One of the topics has been the project..