Bulgaria

Conference on Euro Changeover Will Take Place on May 28
A conference on the euro changeover and the Croatian Experience will take place on May 28, at 9:30 am, in the building of the Bulgarian Chamber of Commerce and Industry (BCCI), the Chamber said.
Gabrovo to Hold Its Traditional Carnival on May 18
Gabrovo will hold its traditional annual festival on Saturday. The carnival procession will show a series of 74 scenes taken from life under the motto “Make Carnival, Not War!”
Football Club Botev Plovdiv Wins Bulgarian Cup
Football Club Botev Plovdiv won the Bulgarian Cup for the fourth time in its history here on Wednesday. In the final of the tournament, Botev scored a 3-2 win over the league champion PFC Ludogorets Razgrad at the Vasil Levski National Stadium.
Archives State Agency to Present Exhibition Portraying Fashion in Bulgaria from Mid-19th Century to Mid-20th Century
An exhibition portraying fashion in Bulgaria in the period from the mid-nineteenth century to the mid-twentieth century, will open on 16 May at the Archives State Agency (ASA) in Sofia.
Belgian Virtuoso Trumpeter Berwaerts to Perform in Sofia
Another virtuoso trumpeter is joining the season of the Sofia Philharmonic. The Belgian virtuoso Jeroen Berwaerts - well-known both on the classical and jazz scene - will present on 16 May the extremely beautiful Trumpet Concerto by Herbert Willi.
Sofia Science Festival Kicks Off
Over 120 scientists from Bulgaria and ten other countries will participate in the 14th Sofia Science Festival, which is taking place on May 9-12 in Sofia Tech Park, the Beautiful Science Foundation said.
Bulgarian Festivals Association to Participate in Annual Arts Festivals Summit in Germany
The annual Arts Festivals Summit, organized by the European Festivals Association in Usedom, Germany will be attended by 230 festival managers from 47 countries. Bulgaria will be represented by five members of the Bulgarian Festivals Association (BFA), the association announced.
William Cholov Wins Golden Gong Tournament in Skopje
Bulgarian boxer William Cholov won the 75-kg title at the Golden Gong boxing competition. The 53rd edition of the international tournament in Skopje was held with the participation of four Bulgarian nationals, led by coach Alexander Alexandrov.
One in Two Bulgarians Trust the Church
Nearly every second Bulgarian trusts the Church, according to a Gallup International Balkans poll released on Thursday.
Bulgaria to Host First AI International Student Olympiad in August
This year, Bulgaria organized the first international student Olympiad in AI, Alexander Velinov, Alexander Velinov, secretary of the Balkan Mathematical Olympiad organizing committee, told journalists.
Bulgarian Commissioner for Venice Art Biennale Attends Meeting with Pope Francis
The Bulgarian commissioner for the 60th Venice Art Biennale, Nadezhda Dzhakova, was among a selected few to meet with Pope Francis while he was visiting this major forum of contemporary art.