Rosen Plevneliev

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This name uises Eastren/Soothren Slavic namin customs; the patronymic is Asenov an the faimily name is Plevneliev.
Rosen Plevneliev
BG President Rosen Plevneliev.JPG
Preses o Bulgarie
In office
22 Januar 2012 – 22 Januar 2017
Prime Meenister Boyko Borisov
Marin Raykov (Actin)
Plamen Oresharski
Vice Preses Margarita Popova
Precedit bi Georgi Parvanov
Succeedit bi Rumen Radev
Meenister o Regional Development an Public Wirks
In office
27 Julie 2009 – 9 September 2011
Prime Meenister Boyko Borisov
Precedit bi Asen Gagauzov
Succeedit bi Lilyana Pavlova
Personal details
Born Rosen Asenov Plevleniev
(1964-05-14) 14 Mey 1964 (age 54)
Gotse Delchev, Bulgarie
Poleetical pairty Citizens for European Development o Bulgarie (Afore 2012)
Independent (2012–present)
Spoose(s) Yuliyana Plevnelieva
Bairns Filip
Asen
Pavel
Alma mater Technical Varsity o Sofia

Rosen Asenov Plevneliev (Bulgarie: Росен Асенов Плевнелиев; born 14 Mey 1964) is a Bulgarie politeecian wha wis Preses o Bulgarie frae Januar 2012 tae Januar 2017. He wis the Meenister o Regional Development an Public Wirks frae Julie 2009 tae September 2011 as pairt o the cabinet o Boyko Borisov.[1] In October 2011, Plevneliev wis electit 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 descendit frae Bulgarian refugees frae soothren Macedon who resettled frae the day's veelage 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 veelage, Plevnya (Плевня, "barn").[3]

Plevneliev studied at Blagoevgrad Mathematical an Naitural Sciences Heich Schuil, frae which he graduatit in 1982. In 1989 he graduatit frae the Heicher Mechanical-Electrotechnical Institute, Sofia, an in the same year acome a fellow at the Institute for Microprocessin Technology, Pravets. In 1990 he stairtit a private biggin company in Bulgarie. Amang ither projects, the company built the Sofia Business Pairk.

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

Poleetical career[eedit | eedit soorce]

Plevneliev acame Meenister o Regional Development an Public Wirks 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 removin o ambassadors o Bulgarie in foreign kintras who hae served as secret agents durin the Communist regime.

As a result o the 2013 Bulgarie protests against monopoly an heich electricity prices, the conservative govrenment o Prime Meenister Boyko Borisov tendered its resignation on 20 Februar 2013. Preses Plevneliev, actin in accordance wi the constitution, offered a mandate tae fairm a new govrenment within the term o the current Parliament tae GERB, BSP an DPS but efter each 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 Foreign 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 2011-12-02. 
  2. "Plevneliev Sworn In as President of Bulgaria". novinite.com. Retrieved 2012-01-19. 
  3. "Росен Плевналиев в „Нека говорят" с Росен Петров, bTV, 6.11.2011 г" (in Bulgarian). bTV. Retrieved 30 August 2012. 
  4. "Rosen Plevneliev (Bulgarian)". 24 Chasa newspaper. Retrieved 2011-12-02. 
  5. Bulgaria's GERB puts up popular minister for president, TrustLaw, 4 September 2011
  6. Bulgaria: Plevneliev is Bulgaria's New President, 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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