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SWEDISH AMBASSADOR ASK: BULGARIA HAS BRILLIANT YOUNG GENERATION

On the occasion of the centennial of the Nobel Prize, Swedish ambassador to Bulgaria Sten Ask, held an inspiring speech at the Sofia University on December 10. In the grand aula of the university Ask spoke at great lengths about the Nobel Prize, its histo

Views on BG | December 11, 2001, Tuesday // 00:00 | Viewed: 424

POLAND AGAINST BULGARIA’S FIRST WAVE EU ACCESSION

Polish News Bulletin M Leszek Miller and Hungarian PM Viktor Orban have visited Paris before the EU summit in Laeken.

Views on BG | December 11, 2001, Tuesday // 00:00 | Viewed: 248

WORLD BANK: CUSTOMS LEGISLATIONS IS TOO COMPLICATED

Cargo transit through the territories of neighbouring countries is the biggest problem of domestic forwarding companies, a research by the World Bank shows.

Views on BG | December 11, 2001, Tuesday // 00:00 | Viewed: 295

EUROBAROMETER SURVEY IN CANDIDATE COUNTRIES SHOWS BROAD EU SUPPORT

The first, initial results of a Eurobarometer survey in the 13 candidate countries, published by the European Commission, show overall clear support for European Union membership, but citizens of these countries still feel under-informed about the EU and

Views on BG | December 10, 2001, Monday // 00:00 | Viewed: 456

WRESTING WORLD CHAMPIONSHIPS – FINAL RESULTS

Following are the final results at the Greco-Roman Wresting World Championships at Patras, Greece, on December 9: Medal Matches

Views on BG | December 10, 2001, Monday // 00:00 | Viewed: 490

EU PLANS MIDEAST PEACE TALKS

Associated Press By PAUL AMES

Views on BG | December 10, 2001, Monday // 00:00 | Viewed: 379

INVESTORS DEMAND NEW APPROACH FROM E.EUROPE WORKERS

ABSTRACTED from Reuters By Michael Winfrey

Views on BG | December 10, 2001, Monday // 00:00 | Viewed: 407

BULGARIAN PORT ON THE DANUBE INCURS BIG LOSSES

The problems in the Serbian section of the Danube river in March 1999 resulted in huge losses for the Bulgarian port – Russe. The port has sustained losses of over BGN 900,000.

Views on BG | December 10, 2001, Monday // 00:00 | Viewed: 404

OBSERVER: IF EUROPE ACCEPTS TOO MANY COUNTRIES, ALL LOSE

The Observer published a long article on the European Union enlargement. According to the author in case Europe accepts too many countries all will suffer losses.

Views on BG | December 9, 2001, Sunday // 00:00 | Viewed: 427

WRESTLING WORLD CHAMPIONSHIPS

America's Olympic medalists will wrestle for world titles after advancing to the finals Sunday, the last day of the Greco-Roman Wrestling World Championships. Olympic champion Rulon Gardner faces Hungarian Mihaly Deak-Bardos, the current European champion

Views on BG | December 9, 2001, Sunday // 00:00 | Viewed: 577

WORLD WRESTLING CHAMPIONSHIP - RESULTS

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Views on BG | December 8, 2001, Saturday // 00:00 | Viewed: 561

MACEDONIAN FOREIGN MINISTER THINKS BULGARIA’S ROLE IN BALKANS CRUCIAL

“Sofia is the capital of a country of great importance in such a tender spot as the Balkans, “ Slobodan Casule, Macedonia’s new Foreign Minister, said on the Bulgarian National Radio on December 7 in his first interview for the Bulgarian media.

Views on BG | December 8, 2001, Saturday // 00:00 | Viewed: 343

BG AMBASSADOR: BULGARIA AND MACEDONIA AGREE ON ALL ISSUES

Bulgaria’s relations with Macedonia are very good, even excellent, especially given the prospect of Bulgaria’s invitation from NATO in 2002, Alexander Yordanov, the Bulgarian Ambassador in Skopje, says in a long interview for the Macedonian newspaper Nova

Views on BG | December 8, 2001, Saturday // 00:00 | Viewed: 308

WRESTLING WORLD CHAMPIONSHIP - RESULTS DEC.7

Olympic champion Rulon Gardner beat Yuriy Yevseychyk of Israel 3-0 on December 7 in the 286-pound category It was the first outing here for Gardner, of Afton, Wyo., who shocked three-time gold medalist Alexander Karelin at the Sydney Games.

Views on BG | December 8, 2001, Saturday // 00:00 | Viewed: 374

AGRICULTURE MINISTER APPOINTS THREE NEW DIRECTORS

Agricultural Minister Dikme ordered the appointment of three new directors of services with the Ministry. Plamen Lazarov is the new Director of the National Service of Plant protection, quarantine and agrochemistry, Erman Zankov is appointed Director of t

Views on BG | December 7, 2001, Friday // 00:00 | Viewed: 464

TOUGH TIMES LEAD TO H-1B REFUGEES

ABSTRACTED from CNN By Melissa Solomon

Views on BG | December 7, 2001, Friday // 00:00 | Viewed: 463

TOUGH TIMES LEAD TO H-1B REFUGEES

CNN By Melissa Solomon

Views on BG | December 7, 2001, Friday // 00:00 | Viewed: 350

OPEN LETTER IN DEFENSE OF EX-DEPUTY PM MADE PUBLIC

A group of Bulgarian executives and representatives of civic and nongovernmental organizations, entrepreneurs and experts sent an open letter in defense of Alexander Bozhkov, former Deputy Prime Minister.

Views on BG | December 7, 2001, Friday // 00:00 | Viewed: 362

NUMBER OF OLDER PEOPLE IN BULGARIA INCREASES

In the last 30 years, the share of the Bulgarian population in the 60-plus years age has increased from 15% to nearly 22%, according to statistics of the National Centre for Health Information with the Healthcare Ministry. The ageing of the population is

Views on BG | December 7, 2001, Friday // 00:00 | Viewed: 478

RUSSIA, BULGARIA CULTURES ARE CLOSE

Itar-Tass The closeness of Russian and Bulgarian cultures was noted by Bulgarian Culture Minister Bozhidar Abrashev, on a working visit in Moscow.

Views on BG | December 7, 2001, Friday // 00:00 | Viewed: 482

BULGARIA'S MACEDONIANS CRITICIZES AMBASSADOR'S ATTITUDE ON MINORITY

Makedonija Denes, Skopje The ethnic Macedonian party in Bulgaria has criticized the Macedonian ambassador to Sofia for his "hands-off" attitude towards this minority.

Views on BG | December 7, 2001, Friday // 00:00 | Viewed: 545
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