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  1. Can Bulgaria Attain Israel's 'Power to Astonish' in Research and Innovation?Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 16 | Sofia News Agency

    Last year's Global Competitiveness Report of the World Economic Forum placed Bulgaria 54th . Compared to countries roughly the same size as Israel for instance, this is not quite an optimistic result, given that Israel came 27th in the ranking.

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  2. Can Bulgaria Attain Israel's 'Power to Astonish' in Reseach and Innovation?Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 15 | Sofia News Agency

    Last year's Global Competitiveness Report of the World Economic Forum placed Bulgaria 54th . Compared to countries roughly the same size as Israel for instance, this is not quite an optimistic result, given that Israel came 27th in the ranking.

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  3. Bulgaria, Romania to set up joint tourist information center in ChinaRead the original story

    Wednesday Apr 15 | Xinhuanet

    Bulgaria and Romania are planning to set up a joint tourist information center in China, Bulgaria's government information service said in a press release Wednesday. According to a protocol of intention between Bulgaria and Romania, approved by the Bulgarian government, the two neighboring Balkan countries identified various areas of cooperation and exchange of information in the field of tourism.

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  4. Bulgaria Cuts Port Fees for Cruise Ships to Boost TourismRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 15 | Sofia News Agency

    File photo showing cruise ship Columbus 2 with some 1,000 German tourists on board having arrived at Bulgaria's Black Sea port of Varna in October 2012. Photo BGNES Bulgaria has decided to cut tonnage-related port dues for cruise ships in a bid to give a boost to its tourism industry amidst increased competition from neighbouring countries.

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  5. Bulgarian Folklore Tradition: Every House With New Clay Pot on Good FridayRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 10 | Sofia News Agency

    The folklore tradition has not been forgotten even in the capital, where thousands of people were spotted shopping for the clay items of their choice, BGNES reported. Some of the clay objects are used for cooking, as plates, or even as water bottles.

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  6. Tsipras: 'Turkish Stream' will have another name on Greek territoryRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 9 | EurActiv.com

    During a press conference with Vladimir Putin on Wednesday , Greek PM Alexis Tsipras expressed his country's will to play a big role in the Turkish Stream pipeline project aiming to boost investments in the cash-strapped economy. EurActiv Greece reports .

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  7. Bulgarian Prince Kardam dies at 52Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 8 | Hellomagazine.com

    Kardam, Prince of Turnovo has passed away at the age of 52, his family has confirmed. The royal took his final breaths on Tuesday, having suffered a car accident several years ago and never fully recovered.

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  8. Two sets of Aegean flights to Paris cancelledRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 8 | EKathimerini

    Aegean Airlines on Wednesday announced the cancellation of two sets of flights between Athens and Paris on Thursday due to a strike by French air-traffic controllers. The flights that are being canceled are A3 610 from Athens to Paris, A3 611 from Paris to Athens, A3 612 from Athens to Paris and A3 613 from Paris to Athens.

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  9. Bulgaria's Pirin Voted Among Best National Parks in EuropeRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 8 | Sofia News Agency

    After publishing an article on the less well-known national parks across Europe, The Guardian received hundreds of responds regarding some other worthwhile destinations. As a result, the publication issued a reader's edition to the same list, this time featuring Bulgaria 's very own Pirin.

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  10. Gypsy Philharmonic Orchestra to Perform in Bulgaria in JuneRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 7 | Sofia News Agency

    The Gypsy Philharmonic Orchestra or as the Bulgarian audience knows them, the 100 gypsy violins are currently the Guinness record holders in the category of the largest symphonic orchestra in the world to be playing without notes. ''Gypsies are so sensitive to the music they play that the audience can not only hear it, but also see it,'' members of the band commented.

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  11. Bulgaria to Set Up 19 Visa Consular Services Across RussiaRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Apr 4 | Sofia News Agency

    Bulgaria 's Foreign Minister Daniel Mitov announced on Saturday that Sofia would take measures to eases access to Bulgaria for Russian tourists. In his words, the move could allow "all Russian tourists who want to come to Bulgaria to do it."

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  12. Singapore's four-star hotel stay has become more affordable, says TripAdvisorRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 1 | The Straits Times

    When it comes to four-star hotel stay and room services, Singapore has become less expensive, according to a new study from TripAdvisor. Singapore ranked 11th in the online travel site's third annual TripIndex Room Service report, which compared costs across 48 destinations of hotel room service items and a one-night stay in a four-star hotel.

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  13. Bulgaria Looks into Options to Attract More Tourists from ChinaRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 30 | Sofia News Agency

    Bulgaria and China have decided to sign an agreement aimed at increasing the flow of Chinese tourists to the southeast European country, the Tourism Ministry in Sofia said on Monday. Setting up a Bulgarian-Chinese Tourism Chamber and offering joint package tours with neighbouring Romania, Serbia, Greece and Turkey to Chinese visitors also were on the agenda of talks between Tourism Minister Nikolina Angelkova and a delegation led by the Chairman of The China National Tourism Administration Li Jinzao.

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  14. European Championships 2016: Italy coach Conte warns over Croatia, Norway dangerRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Mar 29 | Times of Oman

    Italy's head coach Antonio Conte gestures during the Euro 2016 Group H football match between Bulgaria and Italy at Vassil Levski stadium in Sofia. Photo - AFP Rome: Italy coach Antonio Conte admits the Azzurri could be pushed all the way by Croatia and Norway as they look to secure one of the top two places from Group H in qualifying for the 2016 European Championships.

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  15. LIVE: Bulgaria vs ItalyRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Mar 28 | Goal.com

    HALF TIME! The hosts have a surprising 2-1 lead over Italy at the interval, with goals from Popov and Mitsanski ruling out a very early own goal from Minev. Petev's first game in charge of Bulgaria is going rather well, with the home side countering ruthlessly and otherwise making life very difficult for the Azzurri.

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  16. EUROBulgaria19:45ItalyRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Mar 28 | Sporting Life

    Italy will be hoping to take sole possession of first place in Group H when they take on Bulgaria in Saturday's Euro 2016 qualifier. The Azzurri are unbeaten in qualifying and travel to Sofia level on 10 points with Croatia, who lead the group on goal difference.

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  17. Bulgaria vs Italy - Match preview and team newsRead the original story

    Saturday Mar 28 | A Different League

    Italy will be looking for a fourth win from five Euro 2016 qualifying fixtures when they travel to Sofia to face Bulgaria, who have just the one victory thus far. After an opening success over Norway and unconvincing performances in beating Azerbaijan and Malta, the 2012 finalists dropped points for the first time in Group H when they were held at home by Croatia in a game marred by crowd trouble.

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  18. Bulgaria vs. Italy: Team News, Predicted Line-Ups, Live Stream & TV InfoRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 27 | BleacherReport

    Italy travel to Sofia on Saturday evening, taking on Bulgaria in their latest qualifying match, as the 2016 European Championships draw ever closer. On the surface, it should be a straightforward encounter for Antonio .

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  19. Bulgaria - Italy Betting: Back Conte's men to claim a crucial win in SofiaRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 27 | Goal.com

    European Championship qualification Group H continues on Saturday and our tipster backs the Azzurri to claim all three points from Saturday's clash with Ivaylo Petev's side Italy continue their quest to qualify for Euro 2016 when they travel to Sofia to face Bulgaria on Saturday night. Antonio Conte's men have collected 10 points from their first four qualification fixtures in Group H and can be backed at an appealing 10/11 with William Hill to claim all three points against Ivaylo Petev's out-of-sorts side.

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  20. New Recording: Michael Mull Octet Releases Source Code on Orenda RecordsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 25 | All About Jazz

    On Source Code , the debut album of his flagship ensemble, the Michael Mull Octet, he shows just how cutting and poignant a paradox can be. It's dark yet uplifting, wrenching yet airy, manic yet precise, crushingly heavy and ineffably light-in a single listen the listener is taken on an epic ride through styles and moods, yet the message never strays far from the source.

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