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Greece and Bulgaria: Celebrating 60 Years of Diplomatic Relations 1954-2014

In May 2014, Greece and Bulgaria celebrate the 60th anniversary of the 1954 restoration of their diplomatic relations. Bilateral affairs of the last six decades underwent remarkable and unexpected progress...

Bulgarians’ Retirement Complications with Greece’s Social Security

Bulgarian citizens working in Greece, complain that they have been unable to file their retirement papers for two years now, because the Greek Social...

Russia Confirms Bulgaria’s Withdrawal from Burgas-Alexandroupolis Pipeline

Russia’s Foreign Ministry confirmed it has received official notice from Bulgaria about country’s decision to give up on the Burgas-Alexandroupolis oil pipeline project, Interfax...

Byzantium without Borders: 22nd International Congress of Byzantine Studies

1.200 scholars from all five continents are taking part in the 22nd international congress “Byzantium without Borders”, launched today in Sofia. Bulgarian President, Georgi Parvanov,...

Greek Company Undertakes Construction of Struma Highway Lot 4 in Bulgaria

Greek company Aktor and the Bulgarian Road Infrastructure Agency signed a contract on Monday regarding the construction of road section Lot 4 of the...

Effie Micheli Exhibit in Plovdiv, Bulgaria

City Art Gallery in Plovdiv, Bulgaria organized an exhibition in October.  It featured paintings by the Greek artist Effie Micheli (1906-1984), after a proposal of...

Zvezden’s Kitchen Uses Greek Cooking

The representatives of the Bulgarian prime time TV show Zvezden’s Kitchen visited Olympiada, located on the northeast point of Chalkidiki, Greece to record shots...

Panagia Gerontissa in Bulgaria

A festive liturgy marked the Nativity of the Lord at the St Alexander Nevsky Memorial Cathedral in Sofia on Christmas morning. Believers venerated the...

Greece’s Crisis May Hit Bulgaria

The raging financial crisis in Greece may cause the interest rates on consumer and corporate loans in Bulgaria to hike. As the bailout debate between...

Bulgarian Archaeologists Uncover Sanctuary of Greek Goddess Demeter

In the Bulgarian seaside resort town of Sozopol, archaeologists have unearthed an ancient temple of the goddess Demeter and her daughter Persephone, the private...