Rumen Radey, the President of the Republic of Bulgaria, made a one-day official visit to Germany on 6th February 2017. The head of state was accompanied by foreign minister Radi Naydenov and economics minister Teodor Sedlarski.
As part of the state visit, Rumen Radey was a guest of honour at the opening of the Economic Forum for Bulgaria, which more than 100 German companies are part of. In his inaugural speech, the president gave an overview of the future trends for the economic and political development of Bulgaria and relationship with Germany. Germany is an important strategic, economic and investment orientated partner for Bulgaria, emphasised head of state Rumen Radey. Bulgaria remains a partner of great interest for the German economy.
The event took place in the House of German Economy in Berlin. Partners of the event were amongst others the Federal Ministry for Economics and Energy, the Association of German Industry and Chambers of Commerce, the German-Bulgarian Industry and Chambers of Commerce (DBIHK), as well as the German-Bulgarian Forum.
(From a DBIHK press release)