Minister of Tourism Stela Baltova: Tourism needs to become a national cause
Tourism needs to become a national cause; this is a sector with potential to contribute most to the gross domestic product, said the Minister of Tourism Stela Baltova in the programme “The Week” on Darik radio.
Minister of Tourism Stela Baltova meets the tourism industry
Minister of Tourism Stela Baltova held a first working meeting with the tourism industry and presented the priorities in her work. The discussion was joined by representatives of nearly 30 organizations and companies in the sector.
The start of the year 2017 as “International Year of Sustainable Tourism for Development” was announced
Minister of Tourism Nikolina Angelkova took part in the ceremony on the announcement of the year 2017 as “International Year of Sustainable Tourism for Development” under the aegis of the UN World Tourism Organization. The event was hosted by the king of Spain Felipe VI in the El Prado Palace.
Ten advertising videos will promote the Bulgarian EDEN destinations
The overall objective is to promote Bulgarian EDEN destinations Silistra, Lukovit, Sandanski, Kyustendil, Belogradchik, Belitsa, Sapareva Banya, Kavarna, Vratsa, Strandzha, Kazanlak and Kardzhali.
Bulgaria is presented as an all year round destination of the biggest tourist exhibition in Austria
Bulgaria is presented as an all year round destination at the largest tourist exhibition in Austria - Ferien Messe Wien.
Bulgaria and Russia will work to increase the number of tourists in summer 2017
In the past summer our country reported 40% growth of the Russian tourists.
The Ministry of Tourism presented the first annual awards in tourism
Ministers, mayors, heads of state enterprises and agencies, MPs, representatives of the business, the non-government sector and the media participated in the award ceremony for the first annual awards in tourism. The initiative was organized by the Ministry of Tourism of Bulgaria.