Greek Tourists in Bulgaria’s Bansko Dropped by 15-20%

“According to initial information, there is a 15% to 20% decrease in the number of Greek tourists at the Bulgarian mountain resort of Bansko...

Consulate General of Greece in Plovdiv Closes Down

The Consulate General of Greece in Plovdiv, Bulgaria, will close down in late January, according to Darik radio in Sofia. The jurisdiction of the Consulate...

As Refugee Exodus to Greece Continues, Some Take Bulgarian Route

More than 1,000 refugees arrived at Greece's biggest port of Piraeus near Athens yesterday (January 13) as the influx of refugees fleeing conflict zones...

Children from Bulgaria Are Being Sold to Greeks According to New Report

In an extensive report, the Balkan Insight claims that there are close to hundreds of children being sold by mothers in Bulgaria to Greek couples every...

Bulgaria Greenlights Archaeological Research by Greek Ship

The Bulgarian government has issued a permit to allow an archaeological expedition in the southwestern Black Sea. The oceanographic expedition will take place from...

Greek Embassy: ‘Greece Has Contributed to the Bulgarian Economy’

The Greek Embassy in Sofia, Bulgaria, sent out an official statement pointing out Greece’s contribution to the Bulgarian economy, describing it as a country...

Three Greek Citizens Rescued from MRS in Bansko Winter Resort

Three Greek citizens were rescued in an operation in Bansko winter resort, Chairman of the Bulgarian Red Cross (BRC) Hristo Grigorov said for Radio...

Bulgarians Are Living the ‘Greek Dream’

Bulgarians may not be considered “high level” tourists — their average per capita expenditure per trip does not exceed 500 euros — but this year, they've flooded...

Greece and Bulgaria Discuss Gas Imports

The Bulgarian government announced on Thursday that the country is talking with Greece concerning gas imports, fearing that the Ukraine crisis may lead to disruption of supply...

Greece Joins NATO Naval Drills in Black Sea

Bulgaria (AP) — Bulgaria's Defense Ministry says that NATO ships are taking part in international drills amid stepped-up presence of alliance forces in the...