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Thousands of Guests from Bulgaria and Abroad Watch Rose Picking Ritual near Kazanlak

KAZANLAK, CENTRAL BULGARIA, Thousands of guests from Bulgaria and abroad watched a rose picking ritual near Kazanlak on Sunday. Among them were Tourism Minister Evtim Miloshev, Education and Science Minister Galin Tsokov, Deputy Agriculture and Food Minister Deyan Stratev, members…

Kickboxing/ Medal winners speak: We are proud to represent Kosovo

Among the 17 medals won, Kosovo also won one gold and nine silver in the Balkan Kickboxing Championship that took place in Bar, Montenegro. The gold medal was awarded to Fatlind Ejupi, who in the final defeated Bosnian kickboxer Davud…

Census of curly pelican gets underway in Lake Prespa

TIRANA, June 2/ATA/ The work to conduct census of the curly pelican has begun being one of the most important annual processes. Lake Prespa is one of the main habitats for the curly pelican in Albania. The National Administration of…

‘The Enigma of Keros’ wins Audience Favorite award at intn’l festival in Oregon

A Greek entry at The Archaeology Channel’s (TAC) International Film Festival in Oregon on the archaeological discoveries on Keros island recently received the Audience Favorite prize in Oregon. ‘The Enigma of Keros’ is an 87-minute film directed by Kostas Macheras…

MERITO teacher from Buzau tutors students from across country for National Assessment no charge

Catalin Zaman, a teacher from the MERITO network of teachers and principal of the Nicolae Ispas Teacher Secondary School in Clondiru, eastern Buzau County, will offer free online tutoring starting in June to students from all over the country who…

Maqedonci: NATO membership is an urgent need for Kosovo’s security

The Minister of Defense, Ejup Maqedonci, says that NATO membership is an urgent need for Kosovo’s security. According to him, Kosovo has made great strides in terms of its preparation to be part of the North-Atlantic alliance. Maqedonci, in an…

Conversion of Chora Monastery into a mosque a ‘tragic’ decision, even for Turks, Pompeo says

Former U.S. secretary of state Mike Pompeo was strongly critical of the Turkish government’s decision to convert the Byzantine Chora Monastery from a museum into a mosque, while talking to journalists in Athens, including Athens-Macedonian News Agency (ANA-MPA) President and…

Central, Local Government Officials and Tourist Industry Representatives Discuss Message for New Tourist Season, Challenges for Sector

ALBENA, ON THE BLACK SEA Local government officials from coastal municipalities, the caretaker Tourism Minister and representatives of the legislature and tourist organizations met in the Bulgarian Black Sea resort of Albena Friday to discuss Bulgaria’s message for the new…

Oradea International Theatre Festival to take place from 1 to 9 June, with 27 performances

The Regina Maria Theatre announced on Monday that the new edition of the Oradea International Theatre Festival (FITO) will take place from 1 to 9 June, with 27 performances, an event organised in partnership with Bihor County Council, FITO Cultural…

Princess Kako of Japan visits the Panathenaic Stadium

Princess Kako of Akishino, the second daughter of the Crown Prince and Crown Princess of Japan, on Wednesday visited the Panathenaic Stadium or ‘Kallimarmaro’ in Athens, built for the first modern Olympic Games in 1896. The princess is paying an…

Larnaca’s new brand identity a milestone for city’s tourism, Koumis says

Larnaca’s new brand identity was presented on Friday aimed at attracting more tourism to the coastal town. Deputy Minister of Tourism, Kostas Koumis, described the presentation of the city’s new brand identity as a “milestone” for Larnaca’s tourism. Larnaca’s new…

Plenković: Government’s measures to curb inflation obviously effective

ZAGREB, 31 May (Hina) – Commenting on the latest data on inflation on Friday, Prime Minister Andrej Plenković said it is obvious that the government’s measures to limit energy prices and selected basic products are having an effect, assessing that…