By decree of the President of the Republic of Poland, Andrzej Duda, nine Bulgarian intellectuals were awarded the highest state honour of the country - the Golden Cross of Merit.

His words: "The Whole of Asia is in my Heart" are inscribed on the plaque.

The Editor-in-Chief of the Diplomatic Spectrum Magazine, Ms. Ekaterina Pavlova, received a Certificate of Honour from the Government of the Republic of Moldova.

For the 12th consecutive year, one of the emblematic buildings on the Danube canal in Vienna, known as the Ringturm, will become a huge art installation.

On May 8th, in the Presidency of the Republic of Bulgaria forty-five youths who achieved the gold and silver level of The Duke of Edinburgh’s International Award were accorded.

On the 11th of April, at the Russian Cultural and Information Center in Sofia, the first Bulgarian cosmonaut Georgi Ivanov was congratulated for the 40th anniversary of his space flight by hundreds of guests.