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GREECE AND RUSSIA TO PRESS FOR OIL PIPELINE BURGAS-ALEXANDROUPOLIS

Athens Daily Vima published an article on the visit of Russian president Putin in Athens, starting on December 6 under the title “President Putin’s Greek business, what he wants to sell and what he will buy”. Another Greek newspaper Naftemporiki commente

Views on BG | December 6, 2001, Thursday // 00:00 | Viewed: 404

FOREIGN MINISTRY: THERE ARE NO NUCLEAR WEAPONS IN BULGARIA

"There are no nuclear weapons in Bulgaria," Foreign Ministry Spokeswoman Elena Poptodorova announced asked to comment on a French TV film alleging that such weapons are readily available for sale in Bulgarian territory. "Numerous checks about the presenc

Views on BG | December 6, 2001, Thursday // 00:00 | Viewed: 408

“WHITE BOOK”: FORMER GOVERNMENT DID NOT ACT EXPEDIENTLY AND HONESTLY

“When we prepared our program we assumed that the normal and efficient state governance presupposes abiding by given priorities. Among these priorities is the timely payment of state liabilities, which include pensions, salaries, social insurance, health

Views on BG | December 5, 2001, Wednesday // 00:00 | Viewed: 390

ECONOMIST INTELLIGENCE UNIT: BULGARIA IS STILL VULNERABLE

South Eastern Europe is a relatively secure place for investments but Bulgaria is still vulnerable, is written in the analysis of the British group “Economist Intelligence Unit,” quoted by radio “ Free Europe.”

Views on BG | December 5, 2001, Wednesday // 00:00 | Viewed: 429

GREENPEACE RUSSIA DEMANDS BULGARIAN NUCLEAR WASTE BE RETURNED

Russian news agency Interfax Greenpeace Russia believes that bringing spent nuclear fuel from Bulgaria into Russia is unlawful and they demand that it be sent back, Greenpeace Russia coordinator Vladimir Chuprov said at a press conference in Moscow today

Views on BG | December 4, 2001, Tuesday // 00:00 | Viewed: 381

CHIRAC: POLITICAL DECISION POSSIBLE BEFORE EU ENTRY NEGOTIATIONS END

“ We should in no case allow “impolite” statements in connection with Romania and Bulgaria. We hope these countries will be accepted in EU as soon as possible, even if that is not possible to happen simultaneously with the first wave," French President Ja

Views on BG | December 4, 2001, Tuesday // 00:00 | Viewed: 237

BG AMBASSADOR TO ISRAEL - FIRST REACTIONS AFTER TERROR ATTACKS

“After one comparatively calm day in Israel, the situation is still disturbing,” Prof. Tsanko Yablanski, Bulgarian Ambassador to Israel, said on the National Bulgarian Radio on December 3 before the Israeli attacks on Palestinian targets, including the he

Views on BG | December 4, 2001, Tuesday // 00:00 | Viewed: 370

NATIONAL PROGRAM FOR INTEGRATION OF HANDICAPPED TO BE INTRODUCED

At a meeting with parliamentary deputy speaker Kamelia Kasabova, representatives of six local organizations of disabled people insisted that a national program for the social integration of the disabled is drafted by 2003.

Views on BG | December 4, 2001, Tuesday // 00:00 | Viewed: 387

INDICTMENT AGAINST CHORNEY AND ZEEVI TO BE FILED WITHIN TWO MONTHS

The indictment against Michael Chernoy and Gad Zeevi will be filed in court within two months, “Globes” Izraeli Daily reported, citing a source from the police. The article points out that ever since he emigrated in 1994 he has been suspected of being one

Views on BG | December 3, 2001, Monday // 00:00 | Viewed: 399

THE ECONOMIST: FRANCE FEARS ENLARGEMENT

France fears enlargement, The Economist magazine commented, quoted by Radio Free Europe. According to the magazine the real goal is to stop the realization of the idea for faster accession of Bulgaria and Romania.

Views on BG | December 3, 2001, Monday // 00:00 | Viewed: 303

EASTERN EUROPE LOOKS TO THE EURO

CNN By Tom Bogdanowicz

Views on BG | December 3, 2001, Monday // 00:00 | Viewed: 351

THE ECONOMIST: THE STANDARD OF MOST BULGARIANS NOT TO BE IMPROVED

Due to the worsened foreign conditions, the situation in Bulgaria requires stricter budget discipline, which will result in less chances for new employment opportunities, is written in a report, compiled by the economic department of The Economist magazin

Views on BG | December 3, 2001, Monday // 00:00 | Viewed: 354

"BAD OMENS" FOR EU ENTRY HELP CURRENT GOVERNMENT -HUNGARIAN COMMENT

Hungarian Radio A Hungarian radio commentator has said that "bad omens" have appeared for those who support quick entry to the EU.

Views on BG | December 2, 2001, Sunday // 00:00 | Viewed: 398

FOREIGN MINISTER: EU, NATO MEMBERSHIP WILL BRING STRATEGIC INVESTORS

“The expected Bulgarian membership in EU and NATO will be achieved and it will bring to Bulgaria strategic investors,” Foreign Minister Passy said in an interview for the Athenian Daily Katimerini.

Views on BG | December 2, 2001, Sunday // 00:00 | Viewed: 373

SOFIA STOCK EXCHANGE INDEX ROSE LAST WEEK

Abstracted from the Bulgarian Press Agency Sofix, the index of the Sofia Stock Exchange (SSE), rose by nearly four points in a week,

Views on BG | December 2, 2001, Sunday // 00:00 | Viewed: 334

FRANCE BACKS ROMANIA AS WELL FOR EU ENTRY

Romanian news agency Rompres Romanian Prime Minister Adrian Nastase returned to Romania late [on] Friday [30 November] from a three-day official visit to Paris.

Views on BG | December 2, 2001, Sunday // 00:00 | Viewed: 445

UN OFFICIAL WARNED THAT AIDS SPREADS RAPIDLY IN EASTERN EUROPE

UN warns that AIDS is continuing to spread worldwide at a dramatic pace, with 40 million children and adults infected by HIV, an increase of four million from last year in a report, released to coincide with World AIDS Day on December 1. Dr Peter Piot, e

Views on BG | December 1, 2001, Saturday // 00:00 | Viewed: 373

POLAND FAILS IN EFFORTS TO SPEED EU ENTRY TALKS

Reuters Poland fell to the bottom of the list of countries hoping to join the European Union in 2004 Wednesday, despite efforts to speed up its stalled membership talks.

Views on BG | December 1, 2001, Saturday // 00:00 | Viewed: 331

CABINET APPROVED ANTI-TERRORIST MEASURES ENVISAGED BY UN RESOLUTION

Cabinet approved decree in pursuance of the United Nations Security Council Resolution 1373 adopted on September 28, 2001. Resolution 1373 unequivocally condemns the terrorist attacks that took place in New York, Washington, D.

Views on BG | November 30, 2001, Friday // 00:00 | Viewed: 225

REPORT: EU SCHOOLS DISMAL FOR MANY

Associated Press By Pablo Gorondi

Views on BG | November 30, 2001, Friday // 00:00 | Viewed: 261

WHO IS WHO: YORDAN RADICHKOV

Yordan Radichkov was born in 1929 in the village of Kalimanitsa in the Mihailovgrad region and graduated from high school in Berkovitsa. He has been on the staff of the newspapers Narodna Mladezh, Vecherni Novini, Literatouren Front.

Views on BG | November 29, 2001, Thursday // 00:00 | Viewed: 313
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