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Plovdiv has yet another "sister city" - Kastoria in Greece

Plovdiv has yet another "sister city" - Kastoria in Greece

5/16/2005 10:42:57 AM
Tomorrow, May 17th 2005, the Greek town of Kastoria is hosting the signing of an Agreement for Sister-City Cooperation between the two towns, by the Plovdiv mayor, Dr. Ivan Chomakov, and the Kastoria Mayor, Dimitrois Papoulidis. The municipal council of Kastoria expressed willingness for close cooperation with Plovdiv, which has been accepted by the Municipal Council of Plovdiv. After the signing of that agreement, Plovdiv is now in close "sister-city" relations with altogether 20 towns and cities all around the globe...
Plovdiv will have a monument of Nacho the Culture
A little over a month after the death (Nov 25th, 2003) of one of the symbolic figures of Plovdiv?s culture ? Atanas Krustev, or as he was more popular around, Nacho the Culture, an...
Plovdiv City Guide and Plovdiv Guide in The One BEST Site for Plovdiv
PlovdivGuide.com acquired PlovdivCityGuide.com\r\nFinally what was planned almost 2 year ago came into reality Yesterday, January 16th, 2004....
Plovdiv?s Liberation from the Turkish rule
Today is the 126 anniversary from the Liberation of Plovdiv from the Turkish rule. As a tradition, on January 16th each year, citizens of Plovdiv publicly celebrate that day -...
Natalia Miteva appointed ?The Best Student of USA?
Bulgarian girl was elected as ?The 2003 Greatest Achievements Student of USA? . Her name is Natalia Miteva, from Rousse. She is a fourth year student of International Relations at ...
The spiritual centre of Karlovo
The spiritual centre of Karlovo
1/14/2004 12:00:00 AM
Karlovo... No Bulgarian could ever pronounce that name without love and excitement - this is the town of the roses as well as the town of Levski, Bulgaria?s greatest revolutionary. Huddled in the r...
Kibertron - Bulgarian Humanoid Project
More than a year ago, in September 2002, a project for creating a Full-size Autonomous Humanoid, a robot resembling a human being and having somewhat similar qualities. Later, the humanoid was call...
Medal for Plovdiv photographer at the Florence Arts Biannual Competition
The Plovdiv photographer Maria Dzhelebova is the only Bulgarian participant at the Florence Photography Competition. A photo named ?The Last Supper? as well three other photos of h...
Scholarships for talented students from Plovdiv
In March 1998, the world-famous opera diva, the Bulgarian Rayna Kabaivanska, during her meeting with the Bulgarian President, Georgi Purvanov, stated the following: ?I have been singing for Bul...
Eco-patrols in Plovdiv
Eco-patrols in Plovdiv
1/9/2004 12:00:00 AM
The idea of having eco-patrols checking around the city for the environment status is something quite good and advanced as a concept; only it should really contribute to city?s better environment. ...
The largest orthodox church in Plovdiv under construction
The ?St Knjaz Boris I Converter? orthodox church is under construction in the Trakia housing complex in Plovdiv. The church has been designed as the largest one in Plovdiv, and as the second larges...