AMBASSADOR DAVID NÁJERA PRESENTED HIS CREDENTIAL LETTERS TO RUMEN RADEV, PRESIDENT OF BULGARIA
- Ambassador David Nájera presented to the President of Bulgaria, Rumen Radev, his Credential Letters that accredited him as concurrent Ambassador of Mexico to the Republic of Bulgaria.
- The Ambassador of Mexico transmitted the greetings of President Enrique Peña Nieto to President Radev and the desire of the Government of Mexico to continue strengthening the bilateral cooperation in the political, economic fields and in both cultural and educational cooperation.
Sofia, Bulgaria, February 26th 2018. –Ambassador David Renato Nájera Rivas presented today to the President of Bulgaria, H.E. Mr. Rumen Radev, his Credential Letters, accrediting him as concurrent Ambassador of the United Mexican States to the Republic of Bulgaria.
The ceremony took place in the Official Residence of the President of Bulgaria, in Sofia, during which Ambassador David Nájera endorsed the friendly relations that exist between the Bulgarian and Mexican people. The Ambassador of Mexico transmitted the cordial greetings of President Enrique Peña Nieto to President Radev and the desire of the Government of Mexico to continue strengthening bilateral cooperation in the political and economic fields and in both cultural and educational cooperation. Ambassador David Nájera took this opportunity to wish the Bulgarian Government a successful Presidency of the Council of the European Union, during the first semester of 2018. After the ceremony of presentation of the credential letters, the Bulgarian National Guard honored the Ambassador of Mexico, who took a salute to the troops. Subsequently, the Ambassador moved to the Monument of the Unknown Soldier where he placed a wreath.
Mexico and Bulgaria established diplomatic relations on January 6th 1938 after ratifying the Treaty of Friendship signed in October 1936. Subsequently, both governments reestablished relations in 1974 and since 1994, the Ambassador of Mexico in Hungary is concurrent to Bulgaria. Currently Mr. Pencho Dimitriev Raltchev is the Honorary Consul of Mexico in Sofia, Bulgaria. In 2016, the total trade between Bulgaria and Mexico reached 95.6 million dollars; the main products that Mexico exports to Bulgaria are silver, copper ores and their concentrates, tequila, inputs for the automotive industry, among some other products, according to figures published by the Ministry of Economy.
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