Bulgarian President Calls on Europe and Asia to Unite around Shared Vision of the Future

Bulgarian President Calls on Europe and Asia to Unite around Shared Vision of the Future

Bulgarian President Rosen Plevneliev said in the Mongolian capital Ulaanbaatar on Friday that Europe and Asia should unite around a shared long-term vision of the future, the President's Press Secretariat reported. He said: "Europe and Asia have achieved quite a lot together. Over the last 10 years we have managed to double the volume of our two-way trade, but in order to deepen our partnership, we need even stronger ties between our two continents at all levels: governments, businesses and people-to-people."
Plevneliev was speaking at the 11th summit of heads of state and government of the Asia-Europe Meeting (ASEM), which opened on Friday.
He further stated: "Twenty years ago, both sides supported the idea of greater closeness between Europe and Asia because we realized that peace and stability could only be established through cooperation. Nowadays, the format of regional dialogue includes 53 partners representing 60 per cent of the world's population and over 60 per cent of global trade. Our actions are changing the world and we hope they are helping to make it safer and more prosperous."


Previous Next
Test Caption
Test Description goes like this
Cookies Preferences
Choose Type of Cookies You Accept Using

These cookies are required for the website to run and cannot be switched off. Such cookie are only set in response to actions made by you such as language, currency, login session, privacy preferences. You can set your browser to block these cookies but our site may not work then.

These cookies allow us to measure visitors traffic and see traffic sources by collecting information in data sets. They also help us understand which products and actions are more popular than others.

These cookies are usually set by our marketing and advertising partners. They may be used by them to build a profile of your interest and later show you relevant ads. If you do not allow these cookies you will not experience targeted ads for your interests.