The Council of Ministers of the Republic of Bulgaria adopted a decision to open an Honorary Consulate of the Republic of Uzbekistan in the Republic of Bulgaria, headed by an Honorary Consul. The newly opened Honorary Consulate of Uzbekistan will be based in the city of Sofia and a consular district covering the territories of the districts of Plovdiv and Sofia (capital).
Petar Mandjoukov will serve as an honorary consular official of Uzbekistan in Bulgaria. He is Chairman of the Board of Directors and the Executive Director of holding company Mandjoukov.
The opening of the Honorary Consulate of Uzbekistan in Sofia will contribute to deepen and expand bilateral cooperation in the long term political and economic aspect.
There is not a current diplomatic mission of Uzbekistan in Sofia. For relations with Bulgaria is responsible the Ambassador of Uzbekistan in Turkey.