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“Europe = Asia” International Seminar

In the period 2 – 5th July, 2019, at the Rectorate of Sofia University “St. Kliment Ohridski”, the “Europe – Asia” International Seminar was held with the participation of scholars from the University for International Studies in Guangzhou, China, and the University for International Studies in Beijing, China.

The seminar is part of the educational programme of the EURASIA Project and marks the beginning of the activities of the “Europe – Asia” Research Center, a part of the structure of Sofia University “St. Kliment Ohridski”.


Lectures dedicated to the bilateral Bulgarian – Chinese diplomatic and economic relations were delivered by HE Angel Obretsov, Ambassador of Bulgaria to China (2004-2008) and director of the Asia, Australia and Oceania Directorate at the Ministry of Foreign Affairs (2008-2019) and associate professor Dr Krasen Stanchev.


Faculty from China and Bulgaria also discussed issues of European integration and EU – China relations.