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Panagyurishte Gold Treasure back to hometown
4/17/2012 11:09:01 AM
With a solemn ceremony, the treasury hall in Panagyrishte was opened, where the original of the celebrated Panagyurishte Gold Treasure will be displayed for one month. Vice President Margarita Popova, Deputy PM and Interior Minister Tsvetan Tsvetanov, Minister of Culture Vezhdi Rashidov, heirs of the treasure’s discoverers, historians, curators and public figures were present at the opening. This country has inherited various cultures – Thracians, Greeks, Romans, Byzantians etc. have all lived here, and the more the world sees of us, the more it will become aware that we are a small nation of substance, the minister of culture said at the ceremony. He announced that the next stopover of the Thracian gold treasure that has been touring the world for years, will be the Czech Republic.
The fastest karate master in the world, Tadashi Yamashita, on his second visit to Plovdiv
10/29/2003 12:00:00 AM
?Days of Japanese Culture in Bulgaria? celebrated for the 14th time A week ago, as part of the ?Days of Japanese Culture in Bulgaria?, a karate demonstration has been organized, with the s...
The newly elected municipal councillors
10/28/2003 12:00:00 AM
The distribution of the municipal councillors is proportional, depending of the percentage distribution of the votes. Their total number for Plovdiv is 51, representing the following parties:Th...
First working seminar of textile industry representatives taking place in Plovdiv
10/27/2003 12:00:00 AM
(Based on an article by Lydia Vulkova at the Maritsa newspaper)\r\n The working seminar, organized by the European Commission and the Bulgarian Chamber of Commerce, have attracted texti...
Elections being held on the popular Bulgarian feast of Dimitrovden
10/26/2003 12:00:00 AM
(St Demetrius? Feast day) ? October 26th. In the traditional conceptions that day marks the beginning of winter. ?St George brings summer (celebrated on May 6th), St Demetrius brings winte...
Closing the 28th Film Festival ?Golden Chest?
10/25/2003 12:00:00 AM
Giving the awards and the official closing of the film festival was broadcasted by the Bulgarian National TV - Channel One BNT, on October 25th. Before presenting to you the four members of the Int...
Will there be new investments in Bulgaria?
10/24/2003 12:00:00 AM
(Information is taken from the Standard newspaper)\r\nThe Vice President of General Electric Nani (Ferdinando) Becalli and seven of the senior managers flew to Bulgaria on Wednesday...
The popular actress Maria Statoulova turns 50
10/23/2003 12:00:00 AM
(The information is based on an article in the Maritsa Newspaper)\r\nYesterday in Plovdiv, in the Paris Hall of the Novotel Hotel, numerous guests and fans greeted Maria Statoulova on the oc...
International Exhibition of Medicine, Dentistry And Pharmaceutics
Co-organizers: Branch Unions(22.10.2003 - 25.10.2003)
10/22/2003 12:00:00 AM
THE INTERNATIONAL EXHIBITION "MEDICUS, DENTO, GALENIA" cares a great deal about attracting foreign and Bulgarian investments to set up a new material base and support hea...
Ballet Todes coming to Plovdiv in December
10/20/2003 12:00:00 AM
(Based on information from the today?s copy of the Maritsa Newspaper)The dance masters of the world-famous Russian ballet ?Todes? are coming to Plovdiv for a large show-performance. The ballet ...
The Plovdiv bohemian ?Nacho the Culture?
10/18/2003 12:00:00 AM
(A shortened version of Elitsa Kandeva?s article in the 24 Hours newspaper)When somebody mentions Plovdiv, there is immediately an association with the name ?Nacho the Culture?. His re...