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Ambassador Predescu congratulated Mariana Nikolova for advertising Bulgaria in Romania

I congratulate you on the advertising of Bulgaria that you make on the market Romania. I think it's very successful. This was stated by N. E. Mrs. Brundusa Predescu, Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of Romania at a working meeting with retired Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Tourism Mariana Nikolova.
Romania is our priority economic and political partner, occupying top positions in terms of trade and foreign direct investment in our country, said the Deputy Prime Minister and added that the cooperation in the field of tourism is also extremely intensive. She also commented that despite the huge challenges we have preserved a large part of the results achieved before the global crisis.

Minister Nikolova stressed that Romania has become the most sustainable tourist partner of our country in recent years, and we supported the process by maintaining a policy of maximum open state borders.

On our doorstep is the summer season of 2021 and we sincerely rely that again Romanian tourists will be the most of all on our Black Sea coast, said the Deputy Prime Minister. In her words, tomorrow it is planned that the health authorities will announce the ways of entering the country and we are expecting our guests from Romania.

Minister Nikolova commented that she believes these options will help to have a better season than the one in 2020. For this purpose, Bulgaria and Romania continue to interact extremely effectively at European Commission level, they are actively working on other formats such as the Organisation for Economic Cooperation and Development and the Organisation for Black Sea Economic Cooperation, she explained.

Thank you for the information you give us about the start of the season, said Predescu. He specified that Romanian citizens are looking for data on the possibilities of entering Bulgaria and it is important to provide them as early as possible so that they can plan their trips in our country.

The ambassador also stressed that the Ministry of Tourism can always consider the embassy as its partner and thanked for the timely meeting.