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In the span of five weeks, 602 foreign companies sent letters about intended investments in Bulgaria, caretaker Economy Minister Kiril Petkov told a briefing on Tuesday during which he reported on the results of a competition to this end among the economic advisors of Bulgarian services for trade and economic issues abroad.
The death toll from bootleg alcohol has risen to 12 in the northwestern province of Tekirdağ's Çorlu district, while seven people are still being treated in intensive care unit for alcohol poisoning.
Two more men, named Vedat Bektaş and Ahmet Ataman, died on July 5 of alcohol poisoning in Çorlu, an industrial town that has been hit by a string of deaths linked to bootleg liquor.
President Klaus Iohannis will participate, Thursday through Friday, in the sixth Summit of the Three Seas Initiative (3SI), organized in Bulgaria, the Presidential Administration announced.
If there is information about a significant negative change in the epidemic situation in a country from a green or orange zone, specific anti-epidemic measures may be applied to persons arriving in Bulgaria. This was ordered by the Minister of Health Dr. Stoycho Katsarov with his order issued today, July 5. The order takes effect on Thursday, July 8.
A friendly cricket tournament was held on Saturday, 3 July 2021 at the National Sports Academy "Vasil Levski" ground in Student City, Sofia. The tournament was organized by the Association India with the Cricket Federation of Bulgaria. This was the fourth such Annual cricket tournament held in Sofia for the Ambassador Champions Trophy 2021.
Bulgaria's Chief of Defence Emil Eftimov will pay an official visit to Romania, July 6-7, at the invitation of his Romanian counterpart Daniel Petrescu.
By Angelos Athanasopoulos
Who would have imagined that certain people here in Athens would reach the point of being glad that Bulgaria is "playing tough" and is blocking the start of North Macedonia's accession talks, so as to wreak vengeance for the treacherous Prespa Agreement that "gave it all away" to our northern neighbours.