On November 8th, the 100th anniversary since the founding of the Medical Faculty of the Sofia University is celebrated. The celebration took place under the auspices of the rector of the Medical University Prof. Dr. Viktor Zlatkov. On November 29, 1917, with a decree of Knyaz Ferdinand, the start of academic medical education in Bulgaria was given. Three years later, 17 young Bulgarian doctors went to study abroad for the first time. They were the first Bulgarian professors who studied in Vienna, Berlin, Toulouse and Geneva, and later became lecturers in Sofia. Over the past 100 years, the Medical Faculty has trained nearly 40,000 doctors. 3,000 of these are foreigners from 80 different countries.
The Dutch research ship Pelagia has been admitted to the territorial waters of Bulgaria for the needs of an oceanographic expedition. This has become possible under a resolution of the Council of Ministers. The expedition is aimed at collection..
On Saturday night, 21 July, anyone wanting to see the magic of the celestial objects will be able to meet the Bulgarian astronomy Olympic team and their instructors, to reveal the secrets of the night sky with the help of modern telescopic equipment...
In the period July 20 – August 5 Sofia citizens and guests of the capital will be able to enjoy the endless imagination and color sensitivity of the kids’ drawings, displayed at the Gifted Sofia Gallery. Over the past 12 years the little artists..