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ERICSSON MIGHT SUPPLY SECOND GSM

Unexpextedly Ericsson might substitute Motorola of supplying the equipment for the second GSM operator in Bulgaria. Motorola was announced as preffred supplier by P.

Business | April 2, 2001, Monday // 00:00 | Viewed: 636

EPAYMENT SECURITY IMPROVED

Digital certificates are being introduced in the Internet payment system ePay.bg.

Business | April 2, 2001, Monday // 00:00 | Viewed: 734

BLACKSEAFOR TO BE FORMED

Petar Petrov, BG navy commander, Foreign Ministers of Turkey and Georgia, and Deputy Foreign Ministers of Russia, Romania and Ukraine signed a contract in Istanbul for the formation of a naval group for operational cooperation in the Black Sea, under the

Business | April 2, 2001, Monday // 00:00 | Viewed: 539

$380 M INVESTED IN KOZLODUI NPP

The total amount of investments in the modernization of the 3rd, 4th, 5th, and the 6th units of the Kozlodui nuclear power plant for Y 2001 will reach $380 M. The funds for the units` decommissioning and for the radioactive waste depots are already gather

Business | April 2, 2001, Monday // 00:00 | Viewed: 821

THIRD OFFER FOR VARNA SHIPYARD

Italian financial company Gibar International Ltd. is interested in buying Varna Shipyard.

Business | April 2, 2001, Monday // 00:00 | Viewed: 682

NEW RIGHTIST PARTY LAUNCHED IN BULGARIA

New Conservative party called EKIP was officially launched today in Sofia and declared to participate in the forthcoming General elections, June 17, 2001. The leader was elected H.

Business | April 1, 2001, Sunday // 00:00 | Viewed: 568

42 WITH NO BANK SECRETS IN PLOVDIV

Bank accounts of 42 businessmen from Plovdiv, second largest city in BG, were opened by the regional prosecutor. The accounts belong to people suspected for bribes or illegal business incomes.

Business | April 1, 2001, Sunday // 00:00 | Viewed: 601

FIVE PRIME MINISTERS TO MEET IN SOFIA

Five prime ministers are coming to Sofia for a meeting as a part of a European People`s Party Forum. PMs of Spain H.

Business | April 1, 2001, Sunday // 00:00 | Viewed: 573

HIGHWAYS PAID AFTER JANUARY 2002

Highways in Bulgaria will be paid starting January 2002, Road Agency sources said. Sofia-Botevgrad, on the way to the Black sea and Sofia-Orizovo, on the way to Turkey will be the first two highways to bill the travellers.

Business | April 1, 2001, Sunday // 00:00 | Viewed: 613

BECHTEL TO BID FOR ENERGY PROJECT IN BG

Oxford Consortium is going to bid for Gorna Arda energy project, the most important for BG, was announced today. US Bechtel signed an agreement as a general contractor, ABSA bank is a shareholder and will provide funds for the project also, Israeli, Turki

Business | April 1, 2001, Sunday // 00:00 | Viewed: 559

800 M FOR FIRST GROUP BANK IN BULGARIA

The National Bank is changing the rules for grouping the banks. According to the new rules a bank will need to have a balance figure of over BGN 800 M, 500 M previously to be considered as a bank in first group.

Business | April 1, 2001, Sunday // 00:00 | Viewed: 573

BG OPENS 3 NEW EU CHAPTERS

Bulgaria opened three new chapters at the regular round of accession negotiations with the EU: fishery, free offering of services and competition. So far 14 chapters have been opened, which is nearly 50% of all.

Business | March 31, 2001, Saturday // 00:00 | Viewed: 536

BG ECONOMICALLY STABLE

BG is economiccally stable and should use the EU financial instruments, such as the ISPA Program, with maximum efficiency, Michel Barnier, EU Regional Policy Commissioner, announced. Barnier, who is on official visit to BG, addressed a seminar on regional

Business | March 31, 2001, Saturday // 00:00 | Viewed: 708

ABNA TO DISCUSS SITUATION ON BALKANS

In a resolution the members of the Association of Balkan News Agencies confirmed their commitment to the principles of freedom, respect for human rights and solving any kind of conflicts through peaceful means. The heads of the 9 news agencies (NA) in ABN

Business | March 31, 2001, Saturday // 00:00 | Viewed: 664

KINETIC IS FIRST LUXURY SPORTS CLUB

Kinetic sports club was opened in Sofia with a high level party tonight. Many ministers, businessmen, editors came to the Kempinski Hotel building, where the club is located.

Business | March 31, 2001, Saturday // 00:00 | Viewed: 627

1000 IT BULGARIANS WORK IN GERMANY

1000 Bulgarian IT professionals work in Germany with so called green cards, was announced today. BG IT specialist are famous with their developers abilities in many countries.

Business | March 31, 2001, Saturday // 00:00 | Viewed: 498

PM TO ADDRESS KEY INVESTORS IN BULGARIA

Prime minister Ivan Kostov will meet soon key international investors in Bulgaria and is going to address them on the crisis in Macedonia. Kostov will assure them that there is no dnger to any exisiting or potential investor concerning the crisis.

Business | March 31, 2001, Saturday // 00:00 | Viewed: 553

FIRST BG TRANSIT TRADE ZONE

The first in BG transit trade zone will be built in the city of Varna, situated at the Black Sea seaside. The zone will be set up as a joint-stock company.

Business | March 30, 2001, Friday // 00:00 | Viewed: 619

EBRD WITH 2 PROJECTS FOR BG

The Board of the EU Bank for Investments and Development approved two more investment projects for stock acquisition in Eurobank and for a loan extended to Balkanpharma. EBRD plans to acquire 22.

Business | March 30, 2001, Friday // 00:00 | Viewed: 511

US CORP SUSPECTED FOR ILLEGAL SOFTWARE

An US company was suspected on Firday in Sofia for illegal software ussage, Business Software Alliance local office said. The police made an official check in the office of the design and architecture BJY company, owned by the US citizeb Greg V.

Business | March 30, 2001, Friday // 00:00 | Viewed: 632

RUSSSIANS WITH NO VISAS UNTIL OCTOBER

Russian citizens can enter Bulgaria with no visa regime until October 1, 2001, BG government decided. It is an atempt to save the already signed tourists contracts, as the government decided previously to impose visas for Russians due to the EU decision t

Business | March 30, 2001, Friday // 00:00 | Viewed: 523
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