Bozhidar Lukarski

Bulgarian Russian Intergovt Commission to Meet in October - Report

The Bulgarian-Russian intergovernmental commission will hold its first meeting since 2011 in October, according to Petar Kanev, Chair of the Parliament's economic committee.

In an interview for 24 Hours daily, Kanev says that he has been informed about the meeting by Economy Minister Bozhidar Lukarski.

Bulgaria's Economy Minister Advertises Investment Opportunities to Qatari Counterpart

Bulgaria's Economy Minister Bozhidar Lukarski has presented investment opportunities in the country to Qatari counterpart Ahmed bin Jassim Al Thani.

The two ministers discussed opportunities for expanding bilateral economic cooperation and increasing bilateral trade at a meeting on Monday, according to the press office of the Bulgarian government.

Bulgaria's PM, Govt Delegation to Visit Qatar May 16-18

Bulgaria's Prime Minister Boyko Borisov and a government delegation headed by him will pay an official visit to Qatar in the period May 16-18.

On Sunday Borisov will hold meetings with the Prime Minister and Minister of the Interior for the State of Qatar Sheikh Abdullah bin Nasser Al Thani and Sheikh Abdullah bin Hamad bin Khalifa Al Thani, Deputy Emir of the State of Qatar.

Bulgarian PM, Nine Ministers to be Questioned in Parliament

Bulgarian Prime Minister Boyko Borisov and nine ministers will respond to questions of MPs at the regular parliamentary control on Friday.

Borisov will respond to two questions, the first one being on the promise of the government, stated in the programme declaration and the governance programme, for holding key social reforms.

Spain's Foreign Minister: Bulgaria Has to Grow, Make Good Use of EU Funds

Bilateral relations between Spain and Bulgaria are really modest, according to José Manuel García-Margallo y Marfil, Spain's Foreign Minister.

"Bulgaria is 33rd among our clients and 66th among our suppliers. Export, import, and investments are modest," he said at a forum devoted to bilateral relations held in Sofia.