Queen Nur of Jordan, widow of late King Husein spent 17 hours in Bulgaria, meeting King Simeon II as the first high leveled royal person to congratulate him personally winning the Sunday elections. ***
Foreign Ministry Spokesman Radko Vlaikov on Wednesday described as `ill-advised` a proposal which defense lawyer Vladimir Sheitanov made at Sunday`s court hearing of the AIDS case in Tripoli, BTA stated. Sheitanov invited 25 HIV-infected Libyan children t
Daewoo, South Korean corporation, suffering during the last couple of years deep crisis intends to sell out Sheraton Sofia and World Trade Center `Wall Street Journal Asia` reported. The two buildings and a business center in Poland will be sold out till
Albanian Airlines, which was not short listed in the bidding on 51% of Hemus Air will attack the Privatization Agency choice of `Pirin Tourist` as an exclusive buyer. It was said by sources from the `KPMG - Bulgaria` and quoted by Sofia`s daily `Standart`
Bulgarian President Petar Stoyanov congratulated National Movement Simeon II as the absolute winner in the parliamentary elections in a special statement to the nation today. He praised the commitment of the NMS II leaders to continue the track of the eco
Libyan Court asked for death penalties for the six Bulgarian medical workers alleged in deliberately infecting 393 children with HIV-virus on the court sitting on Saturday. Vladimir Scheytanov, attorney of Bulgarian defendants pleaded not guilty on the la
MobilTel, the only GSM provider in Bulgaria and IBM signed today a strategic framework agreement for a long-term partnership. The beginning of the future cooperation will be the delivery of IBM servers for e-business, storage subsystem and a management so
An agreement on establishing Bulgarian Insurance Nuclear Pool was signed yesterday by the State Agency for Energy and Energy Resources Agency (SAEER) and 11 Bulgarian insurance companies. State Insurance Institute DZI, Allianz Bulgaria Holding AD, Energia
Tokuda CreditExpressbank may grant loans up to $10,000 to Bulgarian GPs (General Physicians), having contracts with the National Health Insurance Fund, was announced today. The loans will be extended for three-years period for the purchase of medical equi
The Libyan court will hear the case of six Bulgarian medical workers alleged in deliberately infected 393 children with HIV-virus on June 16, one day before the General Elections in Bulgaria. The defense attorneys Vladimir Sheitanov and Osman Biznti reque
MobilTel, the only GSM provider in the country, was given additional frequencies today. This amendment to the license of MobilTel ensures the long expecting expansion of the network of the first GSM operator in Bulgaria.
The reduction of prices from TPPs Maritsa-East 1 and 3 will be implemented in three phases. The contracts with US companies AES and Entergy for new construction and rehabilitation of TPPs Maritsa-East 1 and 3 were signed on June 13.
The Privatization Agency has selected Pirin Tourist as an exclusive buyer of Hemus Air, the only state owned airline company in Bulgaria. Other companies participating in tender as Sofia-based Leasing Company and Albanian Airlines were not short-listed.
QualTrom, US Telecom company started negotiations to purchase 100 % of the old-fashioned NMT system mobile operator Mobikom. 49% of Mobikom is owned by Cable & Wireless, the rest by Bulgarian Telecom BTC and another state company.
The contracts with US companies AES and Entergy for new construction and rehabilitation of TPPs Maritsa-East 1 and 3 were signed today at the Council of Ministers. The deals were approved last week by the cabinet and this raised political torts.
Bulgaria should introduce international auditing standards to match foreign investors` expectations and to improve investment climate in the country, Peat Huggendorn, board chairman of Deloitte & Touche, said at a regular meeting of the company`s director
$380 M loan will be granted for modernization of Units 5 and 6 of Kozlodui Nuclear Power Plant, Ivan Shilyashki, chairman of the Agency for Energy Efficiency, announced. The loan is drawn under credit agreements with Citibank, Rosseximbank and Euraton wit
50% more Chinese Tourists in Bulgaria
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