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50% MORE ORDERS FOR BURGAS SHIPYARD

The Burgas shipyard has gained DEM 1 100 000 from ship repairs since the beginning of Y 2001. This marks 50% increase in comparison with last year`s orders for the same period.

Business | March 26, 2001, Monday // 00:00 | Viewed: 844

AMBASSADOR ASK: 2007 BULGARIA ENTERS EU

I see January 2007 Bulgaria as a full EU member, Swedish Ambassador to Sofia Sten Ask said in a press conference on Monday dedicated to Stockholm summit. Many Swedish companies like Ericsson, Astra Zeneca and Fison Invest express great interest to invest

Business | March 26, 2001, Monday // 00:00 | Viewed: 780

BCC WITH DEM 457 M PROFIT

The net profit of the BG Bank Consolidation Company for Y 2000 is DEM 457 M, Deloitte & Touche reported. The profit will be distributed in the form of dividends at a general meeting on April 6, 2001.

Business | March 25, 2001, Sunday // 00:00 | Viewed: 852

TZUM ISSUES BONDS FOR EUR 8 M ON THE SE

One of the largest departments stores in Bulgaria - TZUM will offer bond debts worth EUR 8 M on Sofia Stock Exchange soon, managers said. The 5 Y bonds are expected to have annual interest of about 13%.

Business | March 24, 2001, Saturday // 00:00 | Viewed: 824

EARTHQUAKE IN NORTHERN BULGARIA

Light earthquake had shaked Strazhitsa in Nothern Bulgaria Saturday midnight. 2.

Business | March 24, 2001, Saturday // 00:00 | Viewed: 797

BG WILL EXPORT ELECTRICITY TO ITALY

Bulgaria will start exproting electricity to Italy, I. Shiljashky, Energy Agency chairman said.

Business | March 24, 2001, Saturday // 00:00 | Viewed: 951

EBRD INVESTS IN VINPROM DAMYANITSA

EU Bank for Reconstruction and Development is the biggest shareholder in the largest winemaking BG company Vinprom Damyanitsa by a capital increase from DEM 640 204 to DEM 1 088 413. The effective increase of DEM 1,4 M has been granted as an investment cr

Business | March 24, 2001, Saturday // 00:00 | Viewed: 735

IMF: ANOTHER $ 66 M FOR BULGARIA

IMF Allocated on Saturday 11th tranche to Bulgarian economy in amount of $ 66 M or SDR 52.3 M.

Business | March 23, 2001, Friday // 00:00 | Viewed: 808

POSITIVE ELECTION CAMPAIGN BY UDF

Union of Democratic Forces, the ruling party in BG, must have a positive and reasonable election campaign, chairman and PM I. Kostov said.

Business | March 23, 2001, Friday // 00:00 | Viewed: 745

THE KING MIGHT RUN FOR PRIME MINISTER

King Simeon Second, who lives in exile in Madrid might run for prime minister, Daily Telegraph said in a broad article. The King, who comes relatively often to his native country might support a coalition in the forthcoming general elections.

Business | March 23, 2001, Friday // 00:00 | Viewed: 813

ALMOST $ 9 BLN BG FOREIGN DEPT

The Bulgarian foreign debt decreased in February by USD 51.9 M to USD 8.

Business | March 23, 2001, Friday // 00:00 | Viewed: 848

DEM 23 067 FROM VMZ ASSETS SALES

Revenues from the first sales of non-operational assets of Vazov Engineering Works /VMZ/ Sopot amount to DEM 23 067, the Ministry of Economy announced. Sales of non-operational assets are part of the privatization strategy of VMZ, adopted by Minister of E

Business | March 22, 2001, Thursday // 00:00 | Viewed: 908

$100 M INVESTED IN JAPANESE HOSPITAL

$100 M will invest Tokushukai Medical Corporation in the building and equipment of multi profile hi-tech hospital. It will be built in the center of Sofia and it will serve patients from the neighboring countries as well.

Business | March 22, 2001, Thursday // 00:00 | Viewed: 844

BG PRESIDENT TAKES STAND ON BNR CRISIS

President Petar Stoyanov expressed his support for starting dialogue and finding reasonable solution to the crisis in the National Radio. Protests over the appointment of the new National Radio chief have been going on for more than 40 days now.

Business | March 22, 2001, Thursday // 00:00 | Viewed: 760

PM KOSTOV: MACEDONIA CRISIS DANGER TO BG

Crisis in Macedonia and battles across Albanina border might be of big threat to Bulgaria, Prime minister I. Kostov said in the parliament.

Business | March 22, 2001, Thursday // 00:00 | Viewed: 997

ROYAL FRANS MAAS TO INVEST DEM 6 M

Royal Fans Maas Group will invest DEM 6 M in the building of terminal and logistics facilities in Sofia. The international forwarding and logistics concern acquired 51% of BG companies VECTRA Ltd.

Business | March 22, 2001, Thursday // 00:00 | Viewed: 1075

NEW RIGHTIST PARTY FOUNDED IN BG

A new party named Conservative Union Ekip was founded Thursday in Sofia. It is based on the former PM`s key countrerparther in UDF (ruling party) Hristo Bisserov, recently expelled.

Business | March 21, 2001, Wednesday // 00:00 | Viewed: 851

9 BULGARIAN IT COMPANIES AT CEBIT

9 BG IT companies are represented at CeBIT in 2001. Datecs and Daisy Technology have their own stands.

Business | March 21, 2001, Wednesday // 00:00 | Viewed: 1464

DEM 2 M HIGHEST PER ELECTION CAMPAIGN

Each coalition in BG will be allowed to spend DEM 2 M at highest for its election campaign, the amount for single parties will be twice lower, parliamentary legislative comission decided. All participants must have clear invoices for the expenses.

Business | March 21, 2001, Wednesday // 00:00 | Viewed: 917

LEVIEV TO INVEST $200 M IN MOBILTEL

The Israeli businessman Lev Leviev, owner of BG GSM operator MobilTel, plans to invest $200 M in the GSM operator in the next few years. The investment aims at developing the GSM network, raising the quality and reducing the prices of the services.

Business | March 21, 2001, Wednesday // 00:00 | Viewed: 930

BAVARIA TO IMPROVE BG JUDICIAL SYSTEM

Bavaria will provide help to improve Bulgaria`s judicial system. In May Bavarian leading prosecution experts will arrive in Bulgaria to provide legal assistance on national and regional level.

Business | March 21, 2001, Wednesday // 00:00 | Viewed: 817
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