World Bulletin / News Desk
Bulgarian Culture Minister Vezhdi Rashidov said on Tuesday that he hoped that Turkish and Bulgarian cinema would have a great place in Europe and also in the world.
Turkish and Bulgarian film producers met at Istanbul's Ceylan Intercontinental Hotel ahead of a signature ceremony for the "Agreement on Cooperation for Joint Film Production".
Rashidov, Turkish Deputy Minister of Culture and Tourism Prof. Dr. Abdurrahman Arici and other officials attended the gathering.
Rashidov said that Turkey and Bulgaria had a common history, and a great progress has been achieved in relations between the two countries especially in the past three years.
Distinguished names from Turkish and Bulgarian cinema sectors came together in Istanbul, he said, adding that he hoped Turkish cinema authorities would visit Bulgaria soon and a similar gathering would be held in Bulgaria.
Arici said in his part that they attached a great importance to "Agreement on Cooperation for Joint Film Production" that would be signed between the two countries today.
Turkish Culture and Tourism Ministry considered cinema a strategic art, he added.
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Two amphoras dating back to the 4th and 5th centuries have been returned to Turkey after almost 50 years.
Garcia Marquez died at his home in Mexico City, a source close to his family said. He had returned home from hospital last week after what doctors said was a bout of pneumonia
Three sections of famous wall believed to date back nearly 2,500 years are discovered in mountain valleys by archaeologists.
Some artefacts that went missing have been sent back after being seized in the US, Europe and other Arab countries.
Held under the slogan of the 'right to movement'," the marathon celebrates the Palestinian Sports Day and promotes the cause of thousands of Palestinians held in Israeli prisoners.
The gold encased scarab ring had the name of Pharaoh Seti I on it, implying that it may be from the 13th century BC.
World record for Iznik pottery achieved as anonymous bidder buys rare bowl in London auction.
The books collected during the campaign will be sent to the various libraries in the country including the Prizren People Library. So far hundreds of books have been collected in the booth opened in Shadirvan Square.
The government and U.N. world heritage agency UNESCO earmarked $11 million for the rebuilding and renovation of the historical tombs and sites in Timbuktu destroyed two years ago.
Europe's 'most marginalized' ethnic minorty hears promises on education and inclusion.
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The bath is believed to have been part of the Becin castle in the Milas district of Mugla and will soon be open for visitors.
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