Bulgaria Visa/Passport News

Bulgaria and Ecuador Sing Agreement on Visa Facilitation

The Bulgarian Deputy Foreign Minister Georg Georgiev and the Ecuadorian Ambassador to Bulgaria Maria del Carmen Gonzalez Cabal have signed an agreement on visa waivers for holders of diplomatic, service and official passports. From now on, Bulgarian and Ecuadorian holders of diplomatic, service and official passports will be exempted from the short-stay visa requirement. Therefore, they will be able to enter, transit, reside or leave for a period not exceeding 90 days within any period of 180 [...]

By |2020-06-17T12:38:07+02:00June 17th, 2020|Bulgaria Visa/Passport News|

Dutch PM in Sofia: More Work Needed Before Bulgaria Can Join Schengen

Netherland's Prime Minister Mark Rutte has paid an official visit to the Bulgarian capital, Sofia, on February 6, during which he expressed his support and the support of his country for Bulgaria to join the Schengen Zone of European Union, yet, asserting that there's however still a lot of work left to be done until such thing happens. During his two-day stay in Sofia, Dutch PM Rutte met with the Bulgarian Prime Minister Boyko Borissov, to whom [...]

By |2019-08-19T15:53:13+02:00February 7th, 2018|Bulgaria Visa/Passport News, Schengen Visa News|

Germany backs Bulgaria’s bid to join Schengen

German Chancellor Angela Merkel met with the Bulgarian Prime Minister Boyko Borissov on Saturday, January 20 in Sofia, where they discussed the priorities of the Bulgarian Presidency of the Council of the European Union as well as topical issues from the political agenda. During a press conference after the meeting, Chancellor Merkel expressed her belief in front of journalists that the currently presiding over the EU country, would soon partially join the border-free area. "We have been [...]

By |2019-08-26T08:52:31+02:00January 23rd, 2018|Bulgaria Visa/Passport News, Schengen Area|