Bulgaria’s caretaker Minister of Culture Velislav Minekov has proposed to his Ukrainian counterpart Oleksandr Tkachenko that a specialised commission be set up to assess the damage to the Ukrainian cultural heritage . “We are talking about more..
The offering of sites that will receive the European Heritage Label under the EU initiative has begun. The sign is symbolic, but those who receive it can apply for assistance under EU programs. The initiative dates back to 2013. Since then, 60..
Scientists from the Institute of Ethnology and Folklore with an Ethnographic Museum at the Bulgarian Academy of Sciences have visited and studied dozens of places in Turkey, Greece, the Republic of North Macedonia, Serbia, Romania, Albania, Russia, Italy,..
The cold southern tip of Argentina is a geographical area called Patagonia, and it is the territory of Latin America that is closest to the South Pole. Comodoro Rivadavia is a town perched on the wind-swept shore of the Atlantic Ocean, known..
The Bulgarian National Radio is now a partner of Bulgaria’s State Cultural Institute (SCI) with the Minister of Foreign Affairs in the promotion of Bulgarian culture around the world. This became possible through the signing of a strategic..
Bulgaria will be a regional centre for the preservation of the cultural heritage in Southeastern Europe , Bulgaria's National Institute for Immovable Cultural Heritage announced. In September, the creation of a working group is expected, which will..
112 km southeast of the capital Sofia and 37 km west of Bulgaria’s second-biggest city Plovdiv lies Pazardzhik - a town which, due to its favourable climate, is one of the Bulgaria’s most fertile centres for the growing of fruits and vegetables. Its..
The traveling phototype exposition “The UNESCO listed world heritage sites in Bulgaria” was arranged in the History Museum in Ruse. It consists of 7 wall panels with prints of photographs of the seven sites that represent the cultural heritage of..
The Councilor of the United States Department of State Derek Chollet visited Sofia, together with a delegation of high-ranking officials, BTA informs. Derek Chollet’s visit to Bulgaria is a continuation of the bilateral strategic dialogue..
A valuable donation was received by the Historical Museum in the town of Chiprovtsi in Northwestern Bulgaria. Timothy and Penelope Hayes - an American family couple who collect and study antique carpets made in the Balkans - donated to the museum..