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Rosen Plevneliev
Preses o Bulgarie
In office
22 Januar 2012 – 22 Januar 2017
Prime MeenisterBoyko Borisov
Marin Raykov (Actin)
Plamen Oresharski
Vice PresesMargarita Popova
Precedit biGeorgi Parvanov
Succeedit biRumen Radev
Meenister o Regional Development an Public Wirks
In office
27 Julie 2009 – 9 September 2011
Prime MeenisterBoyko Borisov
Precedit biAsen Gagauzov
Succeedit biLilyana Pavlova
Personal details
BornRosen Asenov Plevleniev
(1964-05-14) 14 Mey 1964 (age 60)
Gotse Delchev, Bulgarie
Poleetical pairtyCitizens for European Development o Bulgarie (Afore 2012)
Independent (2012–present)
Spoose(s)Yuliyana Plevnelieva
Alma materTechnical Varsity o Sofia

Rosen Asenov Plevneliev (Bulgarie: Росен Асенов Плевнелиев; born 14 Mey 1964) is a Bulgarie politeecian that wis Preses o Bulgarie frae Januar 2012 til Januar 2017. He wis the Meenister o Regional Development an Public Warks frae Julie 2009 til September 2011 as pairt o the cabinet o Boyko Borisov.[1] In October 2011, Plevneliev wis eleckit as Preses in a seicont roond o votin; he wis inauguratit on 18 Januar 2012.[2]

Biography[eedit | eedit soorce]

Rosen Plevneliev wis born in Gotse Delchev. He is o strynd frae Bulgarian refugees frae soothren Macedon that resattlit frae the day's toun o Petrousa in the municipality o Prosotsani in Drama regional unit, Greek Macedon, in 1913. The Plevneliev faimily name refers tae the Bulgarian name o the toun, Plevnya (Плевня, "barn").[3]

Plevneliev studied at Blagoevgrad Mathematical an Naitural Sciences Heich Schuil, frae that he graduatit in 1982. In 1989 he graduatit frae the Heicher Mechanical-Electrotechnical Institute, Sofia, an in the same year becam a fellae at the Institute for Microprocessin Technology, Pravets. In 1990 he stairtit a private biggin company in Bulgarie. Archived 2013-05-09 at the Wayback Machine Amang ither projects, the company biggit the Sofia Business Pairk.

He is mairrit tae Yuliyana an thay hae three loons: Filip, Asen an Pavel.[4]

Poleetical career[eedit | eedit soorce]

Plevneliev became Meenister o Regional Development an Public Warks unner Prime Meenister Borisov on 27 Julie 2009.

He wis annoonced as GERB's candidate for Preses o Bulgarie on 4 September 2011.[5] He subsequently wan the presidential election in a seicont roond held on 30 October 2011, wi a majority o 52,58% o the vote.[6] He defeatit Ivaylo Kalfin frae the Bulgarie Socialist Pairty in the seicont roond. He teuk the presidential oath on 19 Januar 2012 an offeecially teuk ower frae his predecessor Georgi Parvanov on 22 Januar 2012. Amang his priorities are admeenistrative reforms, energy efficiency an energy unthirldom an remuivin o ambassadors o Bulgarie in furren kintras that hae serrt as secret agents durin the Communist regime.

As a result o the 2013 Bulgarie protests agin monopoly an heich electricity prices, the conservative govrenment o Prime Meenister Boyko Borisov tendered its demission on 20 Februar 2013. Preses Plevneliev, actin in accordance wi the constitution, offert a mandate tae form a new govrenment athin the term o the current Parliament tae GERB, BSP an DPS but efter aw o them declined, Plevneliev appyntit a caretaker govrenment on 13 Mairch 2013, wi Marin Raykov, the Bulgarie ambassador in Paris as Prime Meenister an Meenister o Furren Affairs.

Plevneliev advocates for closer relations atween Bulgarie an the Fowkrepublic o Cheenae.[7][8]

References[eedit | eedit soorce]

  1. "Biography of Rosen Plevneliev (Bulgarian)". dir.bg. Retrieved 2 December 2011.
  2. "Plevneliev Sworn In as President of Bulgaria". novinite.com. Retrieved 19 Januar 2012.
  3. "Росен Плевналиев в „Нека говорят" с Росен Петров, bTV, 6.11.2011 г." (in Bulgarian). bTV. Archived frae the original on 9 October 2012. Retrieved 30 August 2012.CS1 maint: unrecognised leid (link)
  4. "Rosen Plevneliev (Bulgarian)". 24 Chasa newspaper. Retrieved 2 December 2011.
  5. Bulgaria's GERB puts up popular minister for president Archived 2012-06-12 at the Wayback Machine, TrustLaw, 4 September 2011
  6. Bulgaria: Plevneliev is Bulgaria's New President Archived 2016-11-15 at the Wayback Machine, noinvite.com, 30. October 2011
  7. "Bulgarian President-elect courts China". Novinite. 23 November 2011. Retrieved 8 October 2012.
  8. "China, Bulgaria pledge to deepen cooperation". Xinhua News Agency. 12 September 2012. Retrieved 8 October 2012.

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