Ukrainian refugees’ term of stay in Bulgaria can be extended for humanitarian reasons , Bulgarian Interior Ministry announced. For this purpose they have to submit an application to the Migration Directorate of the Interior Ministry or to the..
The Consular section of the US Embassy in Sofia is resuming visa services for all categories of non-immigrant visas. Interviews for visas B1, B1 / B2, B2 will start on December 8. Services were suspended in the midst of the Covid..
The United States is considering including Bulgaria in a program that allows citizens to visit the country and stay there for up to 90 days. This became clear from a statement by US Secretary of Homeland Security Alejandro Mayorkas. Apart from..
Interim Foreign Minister Svetlan Stoev is proposing an increase, from 60 to 8o euro, in fees for non-EU citizens for obtaining Bulgarian short-stay visas. The proposals are posted to the ministry’s website for public consultations. The reason..
In a letter, Bulgaria'sMinister of Social Affairs Galab Donev has invited a delegation of the Russian authorities to visit Bulgarian resorts and on the spot inspect the measures taken for the safety of tourists amidst the Covid-19 pandemic, the..
The President of the European Parliament, David Sassoli, has signed a decision of the Legal Affairs Committee, which brings before the Court of Justice of the European Union the European Commission for not acting against the United States for not..
MEPs voiced criticism against UK's discrimination against citizens of Bulgaria, Estonia, Lithuania, Romania and Slovenia in issuing work visas. In a letter to the European Commission, they called for intervention to ensure that all..
There are almost no Russian and Turkish tourists in Bulgarian winter resorts. The reason for this is not only the pandemic, BNR correspondent Keti Trencheva has reported. The big problem is visas and the cumbersome procedure for..
On 1 January 2021, the transitional period after the withdrawal of the United Kingdom from the EU expires. Bulgarian citizens without residency status or temporary residency status can enter and stay without a visa in the UK for up to 6 months. They..
From January 1, 2021, Bulgarian citizens will be able to enter and stay without a visa in the UK for up to 6 months, the Bulgarian Ministry of Foreign Affairs reported . During this period, they will be able to enter repeatedly for tourism,..