Minister of Foreign Affairs
of 16 December 2002. August 1972
on the agreement between the Government of the Czechoslovak Socialist Republic and the Government
The people's Republic of Bulgaria concerning cooperation in the field of tourism
On 2 February 2005. February 1972 in Prague was the agreement signed between the Government of
The Czechoslovak Socialist Republic and the Government of Bulgarian folk
Republic on cooperation in the field of tourism.
According to article 13 of the Agreement entered into force on 28 January 2006. June 1972.
The Czech version of the agreement shall be published at the same time.
Ing. Now in r.
between the Government of the Czechoslovak Socialist Republic and the Government of Bulgaria
's Republic of China on cooperation in the field of tourism
The Government of the Czechoslovak Socialist Republic and the Government of the Bulgarian folk
of the Republic of
guided by efforts to deepen the friendly relations between the peoples of both States,
aiming to create the most favourable conditions for mutual recognition
achievements in the construction of socialism and communism, and mindful of the purpose is to promote
and to further expand mutual tourism, have entered into this agreement:
The Parties shall broaden and deepen cooperation in the field of
Tourism, leading to the improvement of the mutual knowledge of life
the people of both States, their history, and of the results achieved in building
The Contracting Parties shall promote the all-round development of all forms of
tourism between the Czechoslovak Socialist Republic and the
People's Republic of Bulgaria, and in particular
-organized and unorganized tourism
-tourism made by the competent authorities of trade unions,
-the thematic training excursions, including trips to congresses, symposia, exhibitions,
sporting events, music and theatre festivals,
-visits between enterprises, organizations, cities, counties, and the region on the basis of
-routes of tourists from third countries into the CZECHOSLOVAK SOCIALIST REPUBLIC or BLR through
The Contracting Parties shall undertake measures to facilitate the border
formalities, including adjustments aimed at simplifying the formalities
travel documents associated with a gradient border tourists of both States.
The Contracting Parties shall implement measures to improve transport
the connection between the two countries, and in particular
-expansion of regular and irregular air service,
-the improvement and expansion of the regular and special train
-setting-up the seasonal bus lines,
-the creation of more favourable conditions for motorized tourists.
The Contracting Parties shall encourage the development of constant close cooperation between
the feats of the tourism authorities of the two States, as well as between other
authorities, organisations and institutions involved in the development and implementation of
The Contracting Parties will further expand the cooperation of the authorities of tourism
their States in international organizations of tourism and
Exchange the experience of activities in this area.
The Contracting Parties shall ensure that the competent authorities and organisations
Tourism of both States to one another in a systematic exchange of
experience, data, information and other documentation relating to the
The Contracting Parties shall promote the exchange of experiences and meeting staff
of the various institutions and organizations of tourism, in particular if
It's about building and customizing objects of tourism businesses
Tourism, scientific documentation, statistics. In order to prepare
cadres and raising their qualifications will promote the mutual exchange of
employees of travel agencies, hotels and restaurants.
The Contracting Parties shall ensure that appropriate publicity, information and
recruitment by the improved awareness of one State
about how to travel in the territory of the other State, which will contribute to the
Each Contracting Party may establish on the territory of the other State information
the Centre of tourism. Establishment and operation of these centres, their
the rights and obligations shall be governed by the laws of the receiving State.
Remuneration for mutual tourism will be carried out in accordance with contractual arrangements
valid between the parties and in a manner agreed by the financial
authorities of the two Contracting Parties.
The competent authorities of the Contracting Parties will always be on certain time periods
negotiate protocols, which provide for the detailed form of the implementation of this
This agreement is subject to approval in accordance with the legislation of each of the
the Contracting Parties and shall enter into force on the date of exchange of notes about this approval.
This agreement is concluded for a period of 5 years and shall be tacitly extended each time for
the next year, unless one of the Contracting Parties denounces it in writing
not later than 6 months before the expiration of the relevant period.
Done in Prague on 2. February 1972 in two copies, each in the language
the Czech and Bulgarian languages, both texts being equally authentic.
For the Government of the Czechoslovak Socialist Republic:
Rsdr. Emil Mišovský in r.
For the Government of the people's Republic of Bulgaria:
Petko Todorov in r.