A logo for the International Mathematical Competition in Burgas was chosen for next year

  Municipality of Burgas thankes all the students who willingly and creatively joined the IMC (International Mathematical Competition) logo contest, which will be held next year in our city.   It was extremely difficult to pick only one of the 23 interesting suggestions. The opinion of the Chairman of the Executive Committee of the Competition Dr. Wen-Hsien Sun was also considered.    However, after long discussions, the jury announced the winner of the logo. His name is Nikola Kolarov. He is a student from Natural Sciences and Mathematics High School "Akademician Nikola Obreshkov" ,Burgas. Anna Stoyanova and Nikolay Ivanov from the same school took the second and third places.      

Ambassador Rubin and Deputy Mayor Ananieva visited the children from the Day Care Center for Children with Disabilities

* A new Bulgarian-American project for a complete reconstruction of the subsidiary school starts       The establishment of the Day center was achieved as a result of the combined efforts of the European Command of the US Air Force, the Department of Military Cooperation at the US Embassy in Sofia and the Municipality of Burgas.        During his visit Ambassador Rubin received two touching gifts - a painting from the young Patricia  and a handmade wool panel, also done by children and teachers from the center.      The Day Care Center has the capacity to serve 30 children and young people with disabilities aged 7-29, including those with 100% disability. The activities provided…

Creative ideas and innovative projects were shown during the October edition of Hackathon 2017 in Burgas

  The second edition of the "Hackathon 2017" competition for software development, design, information technology and innovative products took place from 13th-15th October in Burgas, on a topic: "Smart City Burgas Software applications development". 17 teams of students - 10 high school students' teams and 7 university students' teams, with a total amount of 60 participants, have shown extremely high motivation, skills and creative ideas, presenting their innovative projects during the 3-day hackathon. The event was hosted and organized by University "Prof. Dr. Asen Zlatarov", in cooperation with Municipality of Burgas, Innovation systems - Burgas, regional institutions and leading companies in the IT sector. The teams' ideas which won…

People with disabilities play basketball in Burgas

  Burgas will host the definitive round of the state basketball wheel-chair championship in the season 2017. The competition for people with disabilities starts at 9:30 am on October 21st, Saturday, at 'Boycho Branzov' Sports Hall.    Its organizers are Bulgarian Basketball Federation, together with Municipality of Burgas by a project initiated by Rotaract Club Burgas - Pirgos. The seaside city will be represented by Dzhavelin Basketball Club.   Wheel-chair Basketball is a paralympic sport and is one of the most practiced by people with disabilities.       In wheel-chairs basketball there is a world championship, which takes place 2 years after the Paralympic Games. The best national teams for men…

The island of 'Saint Anastasia' awaits you in October with cheaper tickets

"Saint Anastasia Island" The tourist complex will continue to welcome guests in October. Those wishing to see the island in the autumn may benefit from lower travel ticket prices. The "Anastasia" municipal catamaran awaits its passengers every day at 10:00 am, 1:30 pm and 5:00 pm at "Magassia 1", which is located just before the Marine Station. The prices for a round trip ticket are as follows:       Standard ticket - 9 BGN;For students and pensioners - 7 BGN; For groups of over 20 people - 8 BGN per 1 person; For student groups over 20 people - 6 BGN  per 1 person; For children up to 7 years old and for people with disabilities - free of charge.    

Тhe deadline for participation in the Climathon initiative was extended to 25th October

Burgas is part of the Climathon initiative, that brings the challenges of the urban environment from all over the world and presents them to people who have the passion and knowledge to solve all these problems.  Registar by October 25th    

The Community Center in 'Pobeda' living area celebrated its 80th birthday

The "Hristo Botev 1937" Community Center in the 'Pobeda' living area celebrated its 80th birthday last night. The celebration was organized in the fully renovated hall by "The Integrated Project for the Social incorporated of Romanians and Other Vulnerable Groups" of the Municipality of Burgas, implemented under the HEA Program (Health and Education for All) of  Bulgarian - Swiss Cooperation Program.     Program HEA:\ Follow us on Facebook too: Contacts: Marian Ivanov"OFF Media" Foundation  Expert "Community Information Co-ordinator" Mobile: 0889/822 729    

Dimitar Nikolov: Happy holiday, dear doctors!

Mayor Dimitar Nikolov sent his greeting toward burgasian doctors on the occassion of their proffesional holiday. "Dear doctors, for me is great pleasure to express my sincere greetings for the Bulagarian Doctor's Day - 19th of October. On the occassion i would like to share my appreciation for your proffesionalism, that stands up for the principles of this honorable occupation, fighting for the human's life and health. Another aim is ahead - construction of Medical Faculty in Bourgas, that will improve the quality of medical assistance in our city and will insure the necessary specialists.I believe, that with common efforts this idea will be successful."