The Editor-in-Chief of the Diplomatic Spectrum Magazine, Ms. Ekaterina Pavlova, received a Certificate of Honour from the Government of the Republic of Moldova.

The award is for contributing to the strengthening of the friendly relations and cooperation between the Republic of Moldova and the Republic of Bulgaria, as well as for promoting the country in the Bulgarian media.

The Certificate of Honour, signed by the Prime Minister of Moldova, Mrs. Maia Sandu in October, was presented to her on November 1, the National Enlighteners Day, at the Embassy of the Republic of Moldova in Sofia. H. E. Mr. Stefan Gorda, Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the country to Bulgaria, said: "On behalf of the Government and the Embassy of Moldova, I express my deep gratitude for your personal contribution in deepening the friendship between Moldova and Bulgaria." The Ambassador also emphasized the quality of the Diplomatic Spectrum Magazine, whose editor-in-chief is Ms. Ekaterina Pavlova.

Ms. Pavlova thanked for the high award and acknowledged: "I am very excited from the recognition from the Moldovan government, the embassy and from you, Your Excellency. As a person and as a journalist, I have always thought that peoples should compete through their achievements and culture. Therefore, for me it was a real professional and human satisfaction to present the Moldovan achievements in various fields and the rich Moldovan culture. Thank you for noticing and honouring it. "

In addition to Ms. Ekaterina Pavlova, a Certificate of Honour from the Moldovan Government  this year was awarded to the Honorary Consul of the Republic of Moldova in Skopje, the Republic of Northern Macedonia, Mr. Serjoza Markov.

Photos provided by the Embassy of the Republic of Moldova in the Republic of Bulgaria.

Above: H. E. Mr. Stefan Gorda and Ms. Ekaterina Pavlova at the award ceremony at the Embassy


1. With the Ambassador and his wife, Mrs. Lidia Gorda at the Embassy.
2. A few days later, H. E. Mr. Stefan Gorda told the news to representatives of the Moldovan diaspora in Bulgaria and his colleagues ambassadors at a friendly meeting at the opening of Moldova Wine&Chocolate - a small piece from Moldova in the Bulgarian capital.