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(18.05.2015, Sofia)
The Atlantic Club of Bulgaria will encourage its entire network in Europe and globally to participate in the contest for NATO's new logo...
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(April 1st , 2013, Sofia)
The Atlantic Club in Bulgaria, collaboratively with Friedrich Naumann Foundation, have the pleasure to announce the establishment of “Global Issues Academy”.
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(February 22th, 2013)
The Atlantic Club of Bulgaria is organizing an essay contest for a Scientific Essay on International Space Law on the following topics: 1. The Role of Space Law and International Law in Bulgaria, 2. The Future of Bulgaria in the European Space Agency, 3. Regulations for human behavior on the International Space Station
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(February 6th, 2013, Italy)
On the 6th of February 2013 a delegation from the Atlantic Club of Bulgaria was received in audience by Pope Benedict XVI in the Vatican.
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(January 24th, 2013, Pleven)
The city of Pleven hosted the second regional event of the American-Bulgarian Alumni Association, entitled “The Role of the Media in the Coverage of Key Events in 2012”. Dr. Solomon Passy, President of the Association, and Nicole Galaher, press attaché to the US Embassy in Bulgaria took special part in the discussion.
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(December 15th, 2012, “Brussels 1”, Bulgaria ON AIR)
In light of the 70th anniversary since the rescue of the Bulgarian Jews during World War II, Solomon Passy, President of the Atlantic Club of Bulgaria, proposed Bulgaria to be nominated for Nobel Peace Prize.
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(December 10th, 2012, Norway, Oslo)
On 10 December 2012 the President of the Atlantic Club of Bulgaria Solomon Passy and the President of PanEuropa Bulgaria Gergana Passy were in Oslo where the Nobel Peace Prize for 2012 was officially granted to the European Union.
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(December 6th, 2012,Sofia University, Sofia)
The new book release took place on the 6th of December. The book was published by the publishing house “Zaharii Stoyanov”, which has been the most stalwart publisher of the prominent Bulgarian philosopher and thinker, one of our greatest intellectuals.
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(November 29th, 2012, Sofia)
Solomon Passy: "Mongolia's Accession to OSCE was initiated by Bulgaria".
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(November 2nd, 2012)
Atlantic Club of Bulgaria is holding an essay writing contest on the topic: Atlantic Club of Bulgaria: Mediating Business and Politics.
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(October 28th, 2012)
Atlantic Club of Bulgaria is holding an essay writing contest on the topic: Atlantic Club of Bulgaria: Mediating Business and Politics.
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(October 24th, 2012, Sofia)
“U.S. Presidential Elections 2012: Sofia Perspective Debate” was held on 24 October 2012 in Sofia, Bulgaria. The event was organized by the American Chamber of Commerce and the US Embassy in Sofia.
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(October 19th, 2012, UNWE, Sofia)
Dr. Solomon Passy gave a public lecture in front of students from the University of National and World Economy (UNWE) on the topic: “Bulgaria on five oceans – eight years later”.
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(October 15th, 2012)
The Atlantic club of Bulgaria with the collaboration of the U.S. Embassy founded the US-Bulgarian Alumni Association.
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(October 9th, 2012, Radisson Hotel, Sofia)
Bulgarian edition of "Hans-Dietrich Genscher. Biography" was presented on 9 October in Sofia with the cooperation of publishing program "Global Gambit" and the Foundation for Freedom "Friedrich Naumann”.
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(October 24th, 2012, Sofia Airport Center, Sofia)
GREEN HR FORUM 2012 or how to activate the potential of employees to achieve the objectives of a corporate responsibility policy.
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(September 2nd, 2012, www.trud.bg, Sofia)
All countries around the world are measuring their gross domestic product (GDP), but only one country does not care about those digits
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(August 8th, 2012, www.ycbs.eu, Sofia)
Dr. Solomon Passy, the President of the Atlantic Club in Bulgaria, became patron of a new radio platform
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(July 26th, 2012)
Former Minister of Foreign Affairs found an unusual way to express his love for his wife Gergana
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(July 24th, 2012, www.bnt.bg, Sofia)
Today is the fifth anniversary of the release of the unfairly accused Bulgarian medics in Libya
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(July 20th, 2012, www.24chasa.bg, Sofia)
Mila Geshakova from “24 chasa” newspaper talked with Dr. Solomon Passy
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(July 19th, 2012, www.dnevnik.bg, Sofia)
Everyone knows that wherever there are Jewish tourists there is danger
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(July 19th, 2012, www.bnt.bg, Sofia)
“There is no country that is protected against terrorist acts like this,”
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(July 19th, 2012, www.trud.bg, Sofia)
Mr. Deian Yotov, journalist from “Trud” newspaper, spoke with the president of the Atlantic Club of Bulgaria Solomon Passy.
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(July 18th, 2012, www.cross.bg, Sofia)
Former Foreign Minister Solomon Passy in an interview for „Bulgaria Today”
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(July 15th, 2012, www.novinite.bg, Sofia)
Dr. Solomon Passy, former Foreign Minister of Bulgaria, defined the country as a paradox
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(July 9th, 2012, www.novinite.bg, Serbia)
The Warlick and Passy families and Bulgarian PR expert Maxim Behar have met with a large group of Bulgarian and Serbian students to teach them about the EU.
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(July 4th, 2012, Jerusalem)
The Atlantic Club of Bulgaria and the Institute for Cultural Diplomacy award President Shimon Peres “Recognition of Distinguished Contribution to World Peace”.
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(July 2nd-6th, 2012, Tel Aviv and Jerusalem)
The Atlantic Club of Bulgaria (ACB) and the Institute for Cultural Diplomacy (ICD) have sent a delegation to Israel to strengthen the relations between Europe, Palestine, Israel and Turkey including meetings with Israeli President Shimon Peres, Israeli Foreign Minister Avigdor Liberman and Ambassador Uri Savir.
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(July 2nd, 2012, www.novinite.bg, Israel)
The President of the Atlantic Club in Bulgaria, Dr. Solomon Passy, has arrived on a week-long working visit in Israel.
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(June 29th, 2012, Sofia)
The Atlantic Club of Bulgaria took part in the award ceremony of the Bulgarian winners from “My Europe” competition.
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(June 20th, 2012, www.kryeministri-ks.net, Prishtina)
During his official visit to Bulgaria on 18 and 19 June 2012, the Prime Minister of the Government of the Republic of Kosovo, Hashim Thaçi, met with the highest ranking leaders of the Bulgarian state.
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(June 14th, 2012, www.novinite.com, Sofia)
The late Pope John Paul II never believed that Bulgaria has been involved in the attack on his life in 1981.
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(June 4th, 2012, www.24chasa.bg, Sofia)
The biggest news website with original content – www.24hours.bg has officially launched its new vision on June 3th with a brilliant spectacle on Vitosha Blvd.
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(June, 2012, Sofia)
The Atlantic Club of Bulgaria became an official partner of “Tuk-Tam” in its ambitious project, entitled “Career in Bulgaria. Why Not?”.
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(June 1st, 2012, www.dnevnik.bg, Sofia)
“Unfortunately, Bulgaria does not have its own long-term goals. Our country needs a 10 to15-year-long strategic plan for development.”
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(May 17th, 2012, www.novinite.bg, Sofia)
An initiative committee has launched a campaign to name Bulgaria's largest international airport, the Sofia Airport, after the inventor of the computer John Atanasoff
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(April 16th, 2012, www.novinite.com, Sofia)
NATO should intervene in the conflict in Syria in the wake of the incursion by Syrian government forces in Turkish territory
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(March 28th, 2012, www.24chasa.bg, Sofia)
Georgi Milkov, journalist from 24 Hours newspaper interviews Dr. Solomon Passy, the president of the Atlantic Club of Bulgaria
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(March 20th, 2012, www.dnesplus.bg, Sofia)
The President of the Atlantic Club of Bulgaria Dr. Solomon Passy, who is on a working visit in Belize, Central America, had a meeting with Wilfred Elrington, the Minister of Foreign Affairs of Belize
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(March 1st, 2012, www.news.ibox.bg, Sofia)
The best way to resolve the crisis in Syria is the same way in which the conflict in Libya was overcome.
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(February 28th, 2012, www.bnt.bg, Sofia)
Could there be a common phone number for all hotel receptions? The answer of this question was delivered by Solomon Passy in the studio of “The Day Begins” program on BNT.
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(February 27th, 2012, www.mediapool.bg, Sofia)
The former minister mediated for „a huge Dutch investment” for the National Stadium but the government put it off
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(February 6th, 2012, www.dartsnews.bg, Sofia)
Yuliana Oncheva, reporter from Dartsnews.bg, interviews Dr. Solomon Passy, President of the Atlantic Club.
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(February 4th, 2012, www.novjivot.info)
Georgi Kulov from www.novjivot.info interviews Dr. Solomon Passy, the president of the Atlantic Club of Bulgaria.
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(February 3rd, 2012, www.cross.bg, Sofia)
Interview with the President of the Atlantic Club Dr. Solomon Passy for CROSS.
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(February 2nd, 2012, www.bta.bg, Sofia)
The president of the Atlantic Club of Bulgaria and a former Minister of Foreign Affairs Solomon Passy said in an interview for BTA that he expected a new form, a new way or a new quality of the American investments in Bulgaria as well as cooperation in the cosmic affairs between the two countries.
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(February 2nd, 2012, www.bnr.bg, Sofia)
“Today our relations with the USA are very good and this is a result of numerous steps, which have been taken in the last 22 years. What I can point out as a disadvantage is the fact that our priorities in these relations have not been formulated yet. I can imagine the main priorities, which Hillary Clinton, the U.S. Secretary of State, is going to present during her visit here and I suppose that one of them will be the Shale Gas, which is completely understandable for me but I do not know the priorities of the Bulgarian government,” said Solomon Passy, the president of the Atlantic Club of Bulgaria, whose visions were presented in the broadcast of “12+3” radio program concerning Mrs. Clinton’s visit in Bulgaria.
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(February 2nd, 2012, www.dariknews.bg, Sofia)
The president of the Atlantic Club of Bulgaria and a former Minister of Foreign Affairs Solomon Passy stated that our country had to lobby before the U.S. Secretary of State Hillary Clinton for the renovation of the MI-17 choppers.
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(February 1st, 2012, www.rodopipress.info/news, Kardzhali)
“The economic development of the South Rodopi area should be orientated to the Aegean Sea. This is the reason why a new infrastructure is needed and a special attention should be paid to the relations with Northern Greece because in this way it will be possible to change the region economically.”
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(January 31st, 2012, www.dnevnik.bg, Sofia)
The initiators of the campaign “Free Internet” presented a new application for smartphones, which will make easy finding zones with free access to internet.
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(January 1st, 2012, www.klassa.bg, Sofia)
Property acquired from criminal activities will be forfeited without a conviction, says Justice Minister
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(December 1st, 2011 г., www.blackandwhitemag.bg, Sofia)
Ekaterina Pavlova from Black and White interviews Dr. Solomon Passy, the president of the Atlantic Club of Bulgaria
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(November 12th, 2011, www.tv7.bg, Kozloduy)
The results from the Kozloduy NPP stress tests show that the power plant up to the toughest safety requirements.
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(November 8th, 2011, www.bnt.bg, Sofia)
The organization of the countries exporters of petroleum expects the petrol prices to reach 85-95 USD by 2020 and 133 USD per barrel by 2035.
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(November 1st, 2011, www.darikfinance.bg, Sofia)
“The Republic of Korea is a priority trade and economic partner for Bulgaria in the Southeast Asia region”
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(October 29th, 2011, http://www.sportal.bg, Sofia)
On October 29th with free access to Internet in more than 1600 WiFi areas (hotspots) Bulgaria marked the 42nd ‘birthday’ of Internet.
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(August 26th, 2011, www.bnr.bg, Sofia)
“Libya’s new leadership must recognize unconditionally the innocence of Bulgarian medics and the Palestinian doctor.
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(October 27th, 2011, www.bnt.bg, Sofia)
Bulgaria and Korea can become strategic and economic partners because of the advantages provided by the Free Trade Agreement between the EU and Korea that came into effect in July this year.
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(July 1st, 2011, www.dw-world.de)
Cyrus Farivar, journalist from Deutsche Welle, interviews Dr. Solomon Passy, President of the Atlantic Club.
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(June 8th, 2011, www.bgnes.com, Sofia)
The Atlantic Club of Bulgaria will develop a project concerning the Euro-Atlantic integration of the Western Balkans as it won a project among 500 proposals, representatives of the organization announced.
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(June 3rd 2011, www.24chasa.bg, Sofia)
“Jim, congratulations to you! I am glad that the organizers put us both in the same group”. With these words Solomon Passy turned to the United States Ambassador to Bulgaria James Warlick at the media festival in Albena, because they both left the event with honorary awards.
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(June 1st 2011, www.24chasa.bg, Sofia)
Lyubomir Denov, journalist from “24 Hours Daily”, interviews Dr. Solomon Passy, President of the Atlantic Club.
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(May 5th 2011, Sofia)
UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon started and ended his lecture in Bulgaria's Sofia University with quotes from the greatest Bulgarian national hero, the 19th century revolutionary Vasil Levski. Ban, who is the first UN head to visit Bulgaria after the end of the communist regime in 1989, delivered a lecture entitled "The World in the Next 20 Years" hosted by the Atlantic Club in Bulgaria and Sofia University "St. Kliment Ohridski."
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(April 26th, www.novinite.com , Sofia)
Exclusive interview of Novinite.com (Sofia News Agency) with Dr. Solomon Passy on the occasion of the 6th year since the signing of Bulgaria's EU accession treaty on April 25, 2005, and the 20th birthday of the Atlantic Club in Bulgaria.
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(April 26th 2011, www.novinite.com, Sofia)
The European Union must become a collective member of NATO as a way of fashioning a qualitatively new relationship between the two organizations, according to former Bulgarian Foreign Minister Solomon Passy.
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(April 8th 2011, Sofia, www.bnt.bg.)
Three people were distinguished today as worthy Bulgarians. An employee working at the emergency hotline 112, who prevented the suicide of a woman, received a golden rhyton. The other golden rhyton was awarded to Gergana and Solomon Passy, for their idea for a common charging device. The initiative of the newspaper “24 Chasa”, in which BNT is a media partner, is conducted for the tenth consecutive time.
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(March 20th 2011, www.24chasa.bg, Sofia)
Lyubomir Denov, journalist with 24 Chasa, interviews Dr. Solomon Passy, President of the Atlantic Club.
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(March 20th 2011, www.novinite.com, Sofia)
Bulgaria should be much more proactive in the current crisis with the regime of Libyan dictator Muammar Gaddafi in order to build new strategic partnerships, according to former Bulgarian Foreign Minister Solomon Passy.
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(March 17th 2011, Sofia)
Bulgaria's former European Affairs Minister, Gergana Passy, has been bestowed the highest French honor - the National Order of the Legion of Honor.
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(March 2nd 2011, www.24chasa.bg)
Solomon and Gergana Passy deserve the Nobel Prize for economics for their idea for an universal cell phone charger, according to the Bulgarian Anglophone media Novinite.com.
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(February 24th 2011, Thursday, www.novinite.com)
Former Bulgarian Foreign Minister Solomon Passy has been cited by NATO Watch as one of the leading international voices urging NATO and the EU to take measures to guarantee peace, security, and human rights in Libya.
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(February 15, 2011. Gergana and Solomon Passy – guests of the Slavi Show, slavishow.com)
Gergana and Solomon Passy – a family brought together by politics – were guests of the popular Slavi Show.
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(February 14th 2011, Monday, Novinite.com)
EU Commissioner for Industry and Entrepreneurship has recognized Bulgaria's contribution to the creation of common mobile phone chargers - an idea which originated with former Bulgarian Foreign Minister Solomon Passy and his wife Gergana.
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(February 2nd 2011, Interview with CROSS Information Agency)
What is happening in Egypt has an outcry that stretches beyond the borders of the country, remarked Solomon Passy, President of the Atlantic Club of Bulgaria and former minister of Foreign Affairs.An interview by Anastasia Bakalska, CROSS Information Agency
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(January 10th, 2011, www.economynews.bg)
“We expect Bulgaria to become a window for foreign companies to the EU”
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A project started in 2004 with Bulgarian help to replace opium plantations in Afghanistan with Bulgarian Roses appears to be bearing fruit
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Bulgarian Vision becomes European Reality
Although a European venture, the political origins of the program can be traced to Bulgaria. More specifically to former Bulgarian Foreign Minister Solomon Passy and his wife, Gergana Passy, former Bulgarian Minister of EU Affairs
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(May 27th, 2010, www.24chasa.bg, Sofia)
Georgi Milkov, journalist from “24 Hours Daily”, interviews Dr. Solomon Passy, President of the Atlantic Club.
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Bulgaria has come considerably closer to attracting major South Korean investors in machine-building, shipbuilding and IT as a result of a diplomatic visit of a Bulgarian Atlantic Club delegation to Korea.
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The Atlantic Club of Bulgaria has sent a letter to key EU institutions in order to promote the EU's active participation in the unification of the Korean Peninsula in the wake of a high-level visit to South Korea by a Club delegation.
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