Politics

STOYANOV:OUR CHILDREN WILL NOT GO TO MACEDONIA

Socialist leader and presidential candidate Georgi Purvanov, who was in the Blagoevgrad region on October 24, said at his campaign meetings he wanted to raise the issue of sending Bulgarian troops to Macedonia, referring to statements by Prime Minister Si

Politics | October 25, 2001, Thursday // 00:00 | Viewed: 524

ITALIAN MILITARY EXERCISE IN BULGARIA ENDED

An Italian tank brigade called Pinerollo conducted a final tactical exercise with firing practice at the Koren military range near Haskovo, Southern Bulgaria. Bulgarian soldiers from the Karlovo and Sliven units also participated in the exercise, which wa

Politics | October 25, 2001, Thursday // 00:00 | Viewed: 338

FOREIGN MINISTER TO ATTEND STABILITY PACT FORUM

Foreign Minister Solomon Passy will attend the Stability Pact Regional Conference in Bucharest, Romania on October 25 and October 26, Foreign Ministry Spokeswoman Elena Poptodorova announced. `The Bulgarian position is that the forum should focus on accel

Politics | October 25, 2001, Thursday // 00:00 | Viewed: 549

ECO PROJECTS TO BE FINANCED UNDER ISPA PROGRAM

New eco-projects for Bulgaria will be financed under the ISPA programme of the European Union. That was announced by the Bulgarian Environment Minister Dolores Arsenova.

Politics | October 25, 2001, Thursday // 00:00 | Viewed: 535

`IN 2002, BULGARIA SHOULD HAVE AN AGENCY ON MINORITIES AND A LAW AGAIN...

`In 2002, Bulgaria should have an agency on minorities and a law against discrimination as provided for by the Government tenure programme,` Nedjet Mollov, Minister without Portfolio told journalists. Being Chairman of the National Council on Ethnic and D

Politics | October 25, 2001, Thursday // 00:00 | Viewed: 340

DRAFT FOR CHANGES IN THE ARMY STRUCTURE PREPARED

`Concepts envisaging changes in the army structure are being drafted, but closure of the General Staff is not planned,` Defense Minister Nikolay Svinarov told journalists. A possible reduction of the General Staff leadership is being considered.

Politics | October 25, 2001, Thursday // 00:00 | Viewed: 496

RATOLA CORP., THE OFFICIAL IMPORTER OF MITSUBISHI MOTORS CORP. FOR BUL...

Ratola Corp., the official importer of Mitsubishi Motors Corp.

Politics | October 25, 2001, Thursday // 00:00 | Viewed: 965

EXPERTS FROM THE BULGARIAN NATIONAL SECURITY SERVICES CHECKED WHETHER ...

Experts from the Bulgarian National security Services checked whether the X-rays at the entrance of the Bulgarian Parliament detect envelopes with suspicious white powder. The test showed that the X-rays react to letters containing even a minimum of the w

Politics | October 25, 2001, Thursday // 00:00 | Viewed: 410

SECRET TALKS BETWEEN CABINET AND ZEEVI HOLDING

The Bulgarian Government conducts secret talks with Gad Zeevi, the owner of 75% of Balkan Airlines, Dnevnik Daily wrote. The aim of these conversations is to reach out of the court settlement with Zeevi Holding on his claim for BGN 230 M.

Politics | October 25, 2001, Thursday // 00:00 | Viewed: 322

PRIME MINISTER PLEASED WITH VISIT TO BELGIUM

The Bulgarian Prime Minister Saxe-Coburg is very happy with the talks he had during the passed days in Brussels and Strasbourg. They surpassed his expectations and these of his hosts, he said at the end of a three-day visit and after a series of talks wit

Politics | October 25, 2001, Thursday // 00:00 | Viewed: 562

THE FIRST INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE ON THE COLLABORATION BETWEEN ART, T...

The first international conference on the collaboration between art, technologies and business in Internet opened on October 23 in the American Center in Sofia. The three-day conference, called Net.

Politics | October 24, 2001, Wednesday // 00:00 | Viewed: 446

BULGARIA FIRST WITH INTEGRATED PHOTO VISAS

Bulgaria fulfilled the obligatory requirements for visa issuing of the European Union. `As of October 23, 2001 Bulgaria began issuing visas with integrated photo, ` Milko Mihov, participator in the symposium `EU – visas and protected documents`, announced

Politics | October 24, 2001, Wednesday // 00:00 | Viewed: 597

FOREIGN MINISTER TO VISIT AUSTRIA NOVEMBER 7

Bulgarian Foreign Minister Solomon Passy will pay an official visit to Austria on November 6, Foreign Ministry Spokeswoman Elena Poptodorova told journalists. Passy`s Austrian counterpart, Benita Ferrero-Waldner invited him.

Politics | October 24, 2001, Wednesday // 00:00 | Viewed: 539

PRIME MINISTER SAXE-COBURG WILL NOT BE NOMINATED FOR LEADER OF THE SIM...

Prime Minister Saxe-Coburg will not be nominated for leader of the Simeon II National Movement(SNM)after the movement becomes a party, Info Radio reported, quoting MPs from the parliamentary group of the SNM. They added that most probably Saxe-Coburg`s na

Politics | October 24, 2001, Wednesday // 00:00 | Viewed: 363

DEPUTY PRIME MINISTER PASKALEV FILED HIS RESIGNATION AS MAYOR OF BLAGO...

Deputy Prime Minister Paskalev filed his resignation as Mayor of Blagoevgrad.

Politics | October 24, 2001, Wednesday // 00:00 | Viewed: 368

OSMAN OKTAY, CURRENTLY INDEPENDENT MP, FILED A CLAIM FOR BGN 1 IN THE ...

Osman Oktay, currently independent MP, filed a claim for BGN 1 in the Sofia District Court against the leaders of the Movement for Rights and Freedoms Ahmed Dogan and Emel Etem. The claim is for slander, harming his prestige as citizen and politician.

Politics | October 24, 2001, Wednesday // 00:00 | Viewed: 724

FOREIGN MINISTER PASSY MET THE RELATIVES OF THE BULGARIAN MEDICS, CHAR...

Foreign Minister Passy met the relatives of the Bulgarian medics, charged in intentionally infecting Libyan children with the HIV virus. The aim of the meeting was to assure the relatives of the medics that all efforts are being made for the positive outc

Politics | October 24, 2001, Wednesday // 00:00 | Viewed: 483

MINISTER:IMF PRO SALARIES AND PENSIONS INCREASE

Deputy Prime Minister and Labor Minister Lidia Shuleva and Jerald Schiff, Head of the IMF mission to Bulgaria discussed the Bulgarian social policy on October 24. The doubled amount of child benefits, tax preferences for employers creating jobs for the lo

Politics | October 24, 2001, Wednesday // 00:00 | Viewed: 595

ITALY SUPPORTS BULGARIA`S MEMBERSHIP IN NATO

Italy` s position is that Bulgaria`s NATO membership is very important for the consolidation of the so-called `southern enlargement` of NATO. The Italian ambassador to NATO expressed his country`s position at a meeting with the Bulgarian Prime Minister Sa

Politics | October 24, 2001, Wednesday // 00:00 | Viewed: 513

THE NEW VERSION OF THE MICROSOFT WINDOWS XP OPERATIONAL SYSTEM WAS PRE...

The new version of the Microsoft Windows XP operational system was presented to Bulgarian journalists one day before its world premiere in the Sofia Sheraton hotel. The Managing Director of Microsoft Bulgaria, Teodor Milev, presented the advantages of the

Politics | October 24, 2001, Wednesday // 00:00 | Viewed: 578

`NELLY KOPDOVSKA, PROCURIST OF THE BANK CONSOLIDATION COMPANY /BCC/, A...

`Nelly Kopdovska, procurist of the Bank Consolidation Company /BCC/, and Deputy Minister of Finance Krassimir Katev will be the new members of the Board of Directors of the Bank Consolidation Company (BCC), if the shareholders of the holding vote for the

Politics | October 24, 2001, Wednesday // 00:00 | Viewed: 613
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