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BULGARIAN ACTORS -CARDINALS IN ITALIAN FILM “POPE JOHN XXIII”

Bulgaria’s actors Ivan Nestorov and Simeon Viktorov will act as cardinals in the Italian film "Pope John XXIII". Other Bulgarian actors have also been chosen to play in the film after a video cassette casting has taken place, Radiovision, the Bulgarian pa

Society | February 18, 2002, Monday // 00:00 | Viewed: 769

VISAGE MODELS WITH FIRST SWEET’N LOW COLLECTION ON THE CATWALK

Sweet’N Low – world leader among sweeteners, together with Visage Model Group agreed on the organization of a fashion collection Sweet’N Low, which is to be presented end-February. The first collection is dedicated to the Bulgarian producers of lingerie.

Society | February 14, 2002, Thursday // 00:00 | Viewed: 1398

JAPAN’S PERFORMER WON ALBERT RUSSELL COMPETITION FIRST PRIZE IN SOFIA

Mayuko Ozava, 25, from Japan won the first prize of the Fifth International Piano Players Competition Albert Russell and the special award of the patron of the event. She received EUR 2,300 as a part of the award.

Society | February 14, 2002, Thursday // 00:00 | Viewed: 535

POPULAR BULGARIAN ACTRESS MUTAFOVA BECAME HONORARY CITIZEN OF BURGAS

The governors of Burgas municipality anonymously voted popular Bulgarian actress Mutafova to become honorary citizen of the seaside city. The proposal for that was made by Borislav Chakrinov, director of the drama theater “Adriana Budevska.

Society | February 13, 2002, Wednesday // 00:00 | Viewed: 577

HILTON SOFIA GUESTS WITH CHANCE TO WIN 1M HHONORS BONUS POINTS

All members of the Hilton HHonors reward programme who stay at any of over 240 participating Hilton hotels, including Hilton Sofia, in January, February or March 2002 have the chance to win a million HHonors bonus points, Hilton Sofia Hotel announced. In

Society | February 12, 2002, Tuesday // 00:00 | Viewed: 471

SHERATON PREPARES FOR MAGICAL ST. VALENTINE’S NIGHT

Sheraton Sofia Hotel Balkan has great offers for all who wish to spend a magical love night at St. Valentine’s day.

Society | February 11, 2002, Monday // 00:00 | Viewed: 350

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Society | February 11, 2002, Monday // 00:00 | Viewed: 396

AMERICAN UNIVERSITY IN BULGARIA PARTICIPANT IN EXPO 2002, UAE

The American University in Bulgaria is among the fifteen universities taking part in the American Education Expo 2002, an event at which students, parents and school officials in the United Arab Emirates will have a chance to meet admission officials from

Society | February 9, 2002, Saturday // 00:00 | Viewed: 441

THREE BULGARIAN FILMS TO BE SHOWN AT BERLINALE 2002

Three Bulgarian films will be shown at the Berlin International Film Festival that takes place from February 6 to February 17. Irina Aktasheva and Christo Piskov's "Ponedelnik Sutrin" (Monday Morning, 1966) and Metodi Andonov's "Byalata Staya" (The White

Society | February 6, 2002, Wednesday // 00:00 | Viewed: 493

INITIATIVE FOR ESTABLISHMENT OF BG CULTURAL CENTER IN PARIS ORGANIZED

In a manifesto, sent to the Editorial Staff of novinite.com, Francoise Woltz and Youriy Vodenitcharov appeal to all Bulgarians and all French and foreign friends of Bulgaria to assist in their initiative to set up a Bulgarian cultural center in Paris.

Society | February 5, 2002, Tuesday // 00:00 | Viewed: 1794

YOUNG PIANO TALENTS ARRIVE IN SOFIA FOR INTERNATIONAL COMPETITION

Thirty young pianists from seven countries will participate in the seven-day fifth edition of the Albert Roussel International Competition in Sofia, starting from February 6. The foreign participants come from Argentina, the Republic of Korea, Macedonia,

Society | February 4, 2002, Monday // 00:00 | Viewed: 814

SURVEY EXHIBIT OF CHRISTO’S ART OPENS IN WASHINGTON

On February 3, a survey exhibit of Christo’s and his wife's art that spans the artists' career opens in the National Gallery of Art in Washington. “Thinking big and creating big are what distinguish the collaboration of Christo, the man who specializes in

Society | February 3, 2002, Sunday // 00:00 | Viewed: 512

PM CONGRATULATES FAMOUS ACTRESS ON HER 80TH ANNIVERSARY

Prime Minister Saxe-Coburg sent a special letter to famous Bulgarian actress Stoyanka Mutafova to congratulate her on her 80th anniversary. “Your laughter – sometimes sincere and from the heart; other times with irony, well-grounded and painful, is dear t

Society | February 3, 2002, Sunday // 00:00 | Viewed: 445

ASKMAXIM! - PR, MARKETING, ADVERTISING FORUM LAUNCHED ON THE INTERNET

A new forum for PR, marketing and advertising, called AskMaxim!, was launched on January 31 at www.m3bg.

Society | January 31, 2002, Thursday // 00:00 | Viewed: 439

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Society | January 27, 2002, Sunday // 00:00 | Viewed: 529

CHRISTO WINS SUIT AGAINST POSTCARDS WITH WRAPPED REICHSTAG

Bulgarian-born artist Christo and his wife Jeanne-Claude initiated legal proceedings against a German company, which produced postcards, featuring the Reichstag, wrapped by the famous artist. According to them the production and sale of these cards violat

Society | January 26, 2002, Saturday // 00:00 | Viewed: 390

FILM DEPICTING RESCUE OF THE BULGARIAN JEWS SHOWN IN GENEVE

Israeli Nitzam Aviram who directed the film “Beyond Hitler’s Grasp” defined the Bulgarian salvation of the Bulgarian Jews during World War II as unique because of the courage and the humanity of the society and because of the way in which the Bulgarians

Society | January 23, 2002, Wednesday // 00:00 | Viewed: 404

SCORSESE FILM TRIGGERS HEATED DEBATE BETWEEN NATIONAL TV AND BELIEVERS

Protests by the church and viewers against the broadcasting of Scorsese's film “The Last Temptation of Christ” led to changes in the program of the National Television. Initially the film was scheduled for 9.

Society | January 16, 2002, Wednesday // 00:00 | Viewed: 400

FOUR MORE BULGARIANS LEFT FOR ANTARCTICA

The last group of four Bulgarians left on January 14 for Livingston Island in the Antarctic to join the Bulgarian expedition there. The national emblem, given to them by Prime Minister Simeon Saxe-Coburg and the national flag will be flown at the Bulgaria

Society | January 15, 2002, Tuesday // 00:00 | Viewed: 432

NATIONAL THEATRE ACTORS DEMAND MORFOV TO BE THEATRE’S DIRECTOR

Fifty actors from the National Theatre signed an open letter to Parliament and the Prime Minister Saxe-Coburg, in which they say that the former theatre director Alexander Morfov is the natural leader of the academic troupe. 'We think that he's the only p

Society | January 15, 2002, Tuesday // 00:00 | Viewed: 366

WORLD FAMOUS SINGER VALYA BALKANSKA MARKED HER 60TH ANNIVERSARY

Bulgarian famous singer Valya Balkanska celebreted her 60th anniversary. The glamorous career of the talented Balkanska, born in the Rhodopes mountains, began with the song “Izlel e Delyu Haidutin.

Society | January 14, 2002, Monday // 00:00 | Viewed: 647
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