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Vice-President Iliana Yotova for Radio Bulgaria: Inertia in the EU is more dangerous than reforms

“Thank you for this opportunity to talk to Radio Bulgaria because you broadcast for our compatriots abroad – to me, to our institution that is a very important priority,” said Vice-President Iliana Yotova on the eve of the day of Bulgarian..

published on 5/23/19 3:43 PM

Street art festival held for the first time in Bankya

Magicians, jugglers, clowns, musicians and other talented artists entertained both young and old at the first Street Art Festival in Bulgaria, which took place on May 18 and 19 in Bankya. The festive mood was in tune with nice weather and the..

published on 5/23/19 3:05 PM

The story of how a chitalishte was saved

“Our chitalishte (community culture club) is now the only place left for cultural and festive events”, say the people from Dolni Bogrov. They add they regret not having a school because it is a big village with many children. The local..

published on 5/22/19 2:03 PM

Vocational education making a comeback

Since the middle of the past century, vocational education has existed in Bulgaria together with traditional one. In the early 1980s, the two systems were united in the so-called educational and professional complexes. Elite technical high..

published on 5/21/19 3:45 PM

Education – a top priority for the young in the EU

According to Eurobarometer data, the involvement of young people in volunteer activities, organizations or elections has gone up in recent years. More than half of young Europeans say education and the acquisition of skills is a top priority...

published on 5/20/19 2:45 PM

Balkan Developments

Tension between Ankara and Nicosia related to gas drilling off Cyprus continues The tension between Ankara and Nicosia related to gas drilling off Cyprus continues. The Greek Cypriots demanded again and received support by the USA and the EU...

published on 5/20/19 1:53 PM

Panagyurishte hosts World Fireworks Championship

On May 17, 18 and 19 the town of Panagyurishte (Central South Bulgaria) hosts the seventh edition of the World Fireworks Championship for the Cup of Panagyurishte 2019 “Fire, Color and Phantasy”. The World Fireworks Championship was held for the..

published on 5/17/19 11:00 AM

Village of Belozem honors white storks with festival

Once, there was a giant tree in the village of Belozem (Central South Bulgaria). It was home of many storks. The tree whose stem could not be locked within twenty human palms and did not bend under the pressure of twenty stork nests was cut..

published on 5/17/19 10:00 AM

Maria Deyanova: Welcome to Karlovo on May 18 to experience an unforgettable day!

The rose flower also known as the Queen of Flowers bears great symbolism. According to the traditional Bulgarian concepts, it is a symbol of youth, love, elegance and the female beauty in the folklore songs. In traditional folklore the rose is..

published on 5/16/19 1:42 PM

Bulgarian team has created children's planting book

A team of Bulgarian authors have created a children's book, which in addition to magical story that attracts children's interest towards reading, also contains seeds for germination. Not just the story, but every detail of the book is in line..

published on 5/15/19 3:03 PM