BULGARIAN HOLIDAYS 2018: LAZAROVDEN (ST. LAZARUS DAY)

Bulgarians call this holiday “Lazarus”, “Lazaritsa” or “Lazar’s Saturday.” This is a celebration of fields, pastures, forests and girls after lazaruvane public could lass. Today the Orthodox Christian Church dedicates Lazarus, whom Jesus raised on the fourth day after his funeral as a sign of gratitude for his hospitality. According to medieval writings Lazarus lived…

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Bansko News: Over 15% Growth of Foreign Tourists in December and January 2018

”We have more than 15% growth in foreign tourists during the two months – December 2017 and January 2018.” Tourism Minister Nikolina Angelkova told a round table discussion on the project “Share Bulgaria” in Bansko, Expert.bg reported. “The results of the first two months of the winter season are extremely good. Over 845,000 foreign tourists visited Bulgaria. In January alone, the growth was 19%…

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Tom Hines, Head of Political Section at the British Embassy, delivered a talk to the Bulgarian Industrial Capital Association

Tom Hines, Head of Political Section at the Embassy, delivered a talk to the Bulgarian Industrial Capital Association (Асоциация на индустриалния капитал в България) on 24 March. Tom explained to the business the UK’s objectives in the upcoming negotiations for our departure of the EU and presented the UK’s views on the future relations with…

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