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GOLF GROUND & HITECH PARK NEAR SOFIA

Belgian company in cooperation with a Hong-Kong partner will build an international golf ground and a hi-tech park in Bistritsa near Sofia. The golf ground will be build in cooperation with the British professional golf association.

Business | April 12, 2001, Thursday // 00:00 | Viewed: 612

AGREEMENT ON EUR 5.4 M LOAN RATIFIED

BG Parliament ratified the agreement on EUR 5.4 loan between BG and the Bank for Development with the EU Council.

Business | April 12, 2001, Thursday // 00:00 | Viewed: 577

NEW BNR DIRECTOR TO BE ELECTED

National Council for Radio and Television will elect a new general director of the Bulgarian National Radio. The election will be made immediately after April 26, 2001, when the term for appeals against the ruling of the Supreme Administrative Court on th

Business | April 12, 2001, Thursday // 00:00 | Viewed: 542

TDA GRANTED $ 844 800 TO BG

The US Trade and Development Agency granted $ 884 800 to BG. Neochim would receive $ 254 000 for analyzing of the opportunities to increase the energy efficiency and eventual construction of new facilities.

Business | April 12, 2001, Thursday // 00:00 | Viewed: 413

BG EXPECTS SUCCESSFUL SUMMER `01 SEASON

Expectations for BG summer season `01 are optimistic considering the progress of booking for BG resorts, Ministry of Economy reported. Bookings by German tour operators have increased by 20% and the Neckermann tour operator reported a 50% increase from la

Business | April 12, 2001, Thursday // 00:00 | Viewed: 459

BIOCHIM WITH ISO 9001:2000 REGISTRATION

Commercial Bank Biochim will be the first Bulgarian bank with ISO 9001:2000 certification. Biochim has been introducing ISO standards under the Commercial Bank Certification project, financed by Deutsche Gesellschaft fur Technische Zusammenarbeit.

Business | April 12, 2001, Thursday // 00:00 | Viewed: 622

ACUS WITH PILOT PROJECT FOR BG

The Atlantic Council of US proposed a pilot project for restructuring of BG defense industry, Ministry of the Economy reported. The project will be the first of its kind in the region and it aims at making more efficient use of the workforce in the defens

Business | April 12, 2001, Thursday // 00:00 | Viewed: 586

CREDITANSTALT AGAIN TOBACCO CONSULTANT

Creditanstalt Investment Bank will be the most probable consultant for the privatization of the BG tobacco monipoly state producer Bulgartabac again. The same consultant did not manage to proceed with the first round of privatization.

Business | April 12, 2001, Thursday // 00:00 | Viewed: 555

FOREIGN MINISTER MEETS POWELL

BG Foreign Minister N. Mihajlova meets today US Secretary of State Colin Powell in naighbouring Skopie.

Business | April 12, 2001, Thursday // 00:00 | Viewed: 583

OSCE WILL MONITOR GENERAL ELECTIONS

OSCE - Organization for Security and Cooperation in Europe declared to monitor the Bulgarian general elections due tio be held June 17, 2001. All regions in the country will be covered by the observes, OSCE sources reported.

Business | April 12, 2001, Thursday // 00:00 | Viewed: 653

PRESIDENT: KING GIVES LESSONS

The huge interest to the National movement Simeon II is a good lesson to the Bulgarian politicians, president P. Stoyanov said.

Business | April 11, 2001, Wednesday // 00:00 | Viewed: 564

100 000 WITH HIDDEN TAXES

102 000 Bulgarian citizens had hidden theri taxes in 1999, tax authorities said today. It was disclosed after the tax experts made comparison between the tax applications and the reports from the employers.

Business | April 11, 2001, Wednesday // 00:00 | Viewed: 502

PM: MONTENEGRO MIGHT BE A PROBLEM

Probable separation of Montenegro from Yugoslavia might be a problem for the region also, Prime minister I. Kostov said today.

Business | April 11, 2001, Wednesday // 00:00 | Viewed: 636

50 BG COMPANIES IN PHARE PROJECT

Managers and consultants from 50 BG companies will be selected to take part in a PHARE funded project for management training. Over 250 consultants from BG and the EU will teach BG managers how to improve communication in the company and on the market, wh

Business | April 11, 2001, Wednesday // 00:00 | Viewed: 440

WELDE INVESTED DEM 4.5 M IN LESOPLAST

Austrian Welde, the owner of Lesoplast wood mill of Troyan, has invested in the company DEM 4.5 M in the last two years.

Business | April 11, 2001, Wednesday // 00:00 | Viewed: 855

VIDIMA LTD. WITH $100 M OF INVESTMENTS

Vidima Ltd. in Sevlievo is the biggest producer of sanitary reinforcement in the world.

Business | April 11, 2001, Wednesday // 00:00 | Viewed: 691

BG & GREEK STOCK EXCHANGES TO COOPERATE

Georgi Prohaski, BG Stock Exchange Board of Directors Chairman, and Athens Stock Exchange president Panayotis Aleksis signed a cooperation memorandum. The Greek side will assist its BG partners in popularizing stock trading among investors and in attracti

Business | April 11, 2001, Wednesday // 00:00 | Viewed: 554

PETROL LTD. RAISED CAPITAL BY $ 20 M

Petrol Ltd. will raise its capital by $ 20 M in line with a proposal made by the majority shareholder Naftex Bulgaria Holding.

Business | April 11, 2001, Wednesday // 00:00 | Viewed: 473

CZECH HYDROPOL TO INVEST DEM 12 M

The Czech Hydropol will invest DEM 12 M in the construction of two hydro-power plants in the town of Roman. According to preliminary studies there are technical capacities for he production of 25 million kWh of electricity per year.

Business | April 11, 2001, Wednesday // 00:00 | Viewed: 548

ENERGY PROBLEMS IN NUCLEAR PLANT

Fourth block was switched off for half a day at the nuclear plant in Kolzoduy, Northern Bulgaria. It was caused by the problem in electricity and the block was switched off automatically.

Business | April 11, 2001, Wednesday // 00:00 | Viewed: 491

1% INFLATION IN 2001

1% is the avarage inflation rate since January 2001, statistics said. Only for March the rate is 0,8 %.

Business | April 11, 2001, Wednesday // 00:00 | Viewed: 438
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