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Prime Minister Borissov to Chancellor Merkel: the election victory is recognition for your policy
25 September 2017
Prime Minister Boyko Borissov expressed most cordial congratulations on the convincing election victory of the Christian Democratic Union in a letter to the Chancellor of the Federal Republic of Germany Angela Merkel. “The results of these elections were of critical importance for the future of united Europe and the support received by the majority of the voters is the biggest recognition for your policy that for already 12 consecutive years is directed towards the wellbeing of the German people and the building of a strong and prosperous Europe,” points out the Prime Minister. He underlines that as the leader of the strongest political party in Germany Ms Merkel can continue in the future to rely on Bulgaria as a friend and strategic partner in the EU and NATO.
“I particularly appreciate your personal commitment to the development of the Bulgarian-German relations and the valuable support of Germany for Bulgaria within the EU, especially in the context of the Bulgarian Presidency of the Council of the EU. I believe that the close Bulgarian-German partnership, based on trust, deep historical links, and shared values will continue to acquire even more dynamic dimensions to the interest of our countries, as well as in contribution to dealing with the global challenges,” says Borissov and wishes health and future successes to Angela Merkel in her responsible mission.
The Deputy Prime Minister, the Minister of Justice, and presidents of the Supreme Court of Cassation and the Supreme Administrative Court presented their positions on the judicial reform to ambassadors of EU member-states and the United States.
After his visit to Vietnam, on the way to Bulgaria, Prime Minister Plamen Oresharski paid a short visit to the city of Samarkand in Uzbekistan. There, the Prime Minister met with Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Finance Rustam Azimov. Mr. Oresharski and Mr. Azimov discussed bilateral relations between Bulgaria and Uzbekistan , with a an emphasis on economic issues. The two discussed the upcoming meeting of the Joint Committee of the intergovernmental Commission and political consultations in June this year. Discussed was also the possibility the Bulgarian Prime Minister to visit Uzbekistan before the end of the year.
The repair of the road between Drenovets and Ruzhintsi will begin within a month. The Government has provided BGN 2.7 million to repair the railway overpass on Blvd Pannonia, the Minister of Regional Development says
Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Interior Tsvetlin Yovchev announced that he had sent a letter to European Commissioner Cecilia Malmström, in which he responds to her criticism regarding the refugee situation in Bulgaria
Dialogue is the only form of communication and the only way that leads to mutually acceptable solutions, said Deputy Prime Minister Zinaida Zlatanova following the meeting of the National Council for Tripartite Cooperation
The Minister of Foreign Affairs pointed out that Bulgaria supported Ukraine’s EU association but South Stream gas pipeline was important for us so that we did not depend on relations between third parties for the transit of gas
We will work to complete the 31 km highway section connecting the border and Sofia so that we could have a first class road between the two capitals, said the Minister of Transport, Information Technology and Information
We have made our aware that Bulgaria needs to receive assistance immediately. Many lies were told about the Ministry of Interior Bill. Sofia Directorate of Interior was a subcontractor for a security company, which is not right, the Minister of Interior said.
It is logical that EC begins direct dialogue with the Russian side to clarify South Stream issues. Bulgarian immigration could not be of any concern for Great Britain, the Minister of Foreign Affairs said.
It is possible to lose money due to financial corrections. It is important to identify those responsible for the errors in order to correct errors as soon as possible and protect national interests, said Minister of Environment and Water
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