Deputy PM and Foreign Minister Ekaterina Zaharieva met in Brussels with Hungary’s Minister of Foreign Affairs and Trade Péter Szijjártó. The two officials have discussed bilateral relations, options for furtherance of cooperation in energy and economy, as well as the prospects of the Western Balkans, the Bulgarian Foreign Ministry has said. Zaharievaand Szijjártó have stated that work on regional energy projects should speed up to allow diversification not only of routes but also of supply sources. The European Commission has already supported Bulgaria’s initiative for the “Balkan” gas hub aimed to contribute into building a competitive and liberalized gas market. Deputy PM Zaharieva has presented plans for creating interconnectors and terminals for liquefied gas in the region.
At a meeting in Belgrade Serbian Prime Minister Ana Brnabic has thanked Bulgarian Deputy Prime Minister and Foreign Minister Ekaterina Zaharieva for Bulgaria’s efforts aimed to keep the European Union open for enlargement into the Western Balkans. The..
A road accident on the highway in the eastern part of Hungary killed three persons, the Hungarian newspaper Hungary Today reports quoted by NOVA TV. A spokesman of the local police force has specified that the accident involved a minibus with a Bulgarian..
Construction of the Greece-Bulgaria gas interconnector is among the energy sector top priorities of the Bulgarian government which has a key role to play for the diversification of the sources and routes of natural gas supplies not only to Bulgaria..