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John Chomel-Doe: EBRD Urges Renewed Momentum for Reform in Bulgaria

John Chomel-Doe joined the EBRD in July 2001, after a successful corporate banking career at Barclays Bank PLC that took him through a very interesting range of emerging market postings in Russia, the Middle and Far East, and Africa. He also held senior r

Novinite Insider » Interview | August 25, 2003, Monday // 00:00 | Viewed: 1361

Ex-President of the Seychelles: Friendliness to Boost Bulgaria's Tourism

Sir James Mancham became the first President of the Seychelles when the country was declared a sovereign republic in 1976. Following a coup, he spent more than fifteen years in exile in London promoting joint ventures and transfer of technologies mainly f

Novinite Insider » Interview | August 21, 2003, Thursday // 00:00 | Viewed: 622

Kirk Kirkov: Attack On Me Should Not Be Allowed to Hurt Bulgaria's Image

Mr. Kirk Kirkov is the Chief Executive Officer of UMICORE MED and the President of the Bulgarian International Business Association (BIBA).

Novinite Insider » Interview | August 19, 2003, Tuesday // 00:00 | Viewed: 1511

Gian B.Campagnola: Bulgaria Will Achieve its Goals

Italy's Ambassador to Bulgaria Gian Battista Campagnola was born in Rome. He graduated Political Sciences at the University of Rome.

Novinite Insider » Interview | July 29, 2003, Tuesday // 00:00 | Viewed: 1325

Aladdin Harfan: Now Is Right Time for Investments in Bulgaria

Syria-born Aladdin Harfan runs a business corporation in Bulgaria that spans industries as diverse as home appliances, transport and hospitals. The 40-year old businessman arrived in Bulgaria in 1991 after graduating with economics degree at home and fail

Novinite Insider » Interview | July 10, 2003, Thursday // 00:00 | Viewed: 1496

Maria Zhekova: Passengers Were Lucky in Karlovo Train Collision

Maria Zhekova happened to return from Varna to Sofia on the train that collided early on Monday in Central Bulgaria. In the crash, she got a bruise on the left arm but insists to have surmounted the shock.

Novinite Insider » Interview | June 30, 2003, Monday // 00:00 | Viewed: 1070

Yaroslaw Lindenberg: No Reason for Envying Poland over Iraq Zone

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Novinite Insider » Interview | June 24, 2003, Tuesday // 00:00 | Viewed: 1117

Joachim Voegele: On-line News Will Prevail over Print Editions in 10 Years

Joachim Voegele is a German trainer and journalist. He participated in developing and launching the on-line editions of two regional newspapers (http://www.

Novinite Insider » Interview | June 17, 2003, Tuesday // 00:00 | Viewed: 2895

Governor Bob Miller: I See Significant Progress in Bulgaria's Business Environment

Bob Miller was Nevada Governor for ten years (1989-1999), longer than any man in the state's history. For two years before that, he was lieutenant Governor and chairman of the Nevada Commission of Tourism.

Novinite Insider » Interview | June 14, 2003, Saturday // 00:00 | Viewed: 948

Avis Bohlen: I Remain Optimist on Bulgaria

Avis T. Bohlen served as US Ambassador to Bulgaria (1996-1999).

Novinite Insider » Interview | June 3, 2003, Tuesday // 00:00 | Viewed: 1406

Vasko Raichev: Foreign Investors in Bulgaria Must be Cautious, Persistent

Vasko Raichev, Deloitte & Touche Central Europe risk management partner and chairman of Deloitte & Touche Bulgaria and Macedonia. He has considerable experience in auditing big enterprises, insurance organizations, banks, transport enterprises.

Novinite Insider » Interview | June 2, 2003, Monday // 00:00 | Viewed: 961

Steve Hanke: Bulgaria's Stand on Iraq will Make Europe Cautious

Steve H. Hanke is a Professor of Applied Economics at the Johns Hopkins University in Baltimore, a Senior Fellow at the Cato Institute and a columnist for Forbes Magazine.

Novinite Insider » Interview | May 22, 2003, Thursday // 00:00 | Viewed: 1268

Milena Tonkova: Bulgarian Archeology Project Is the Key to Ancient Mystery Rituals

Bulgarian archeologist Milena Tonkova leads one of the most intriguing projects of indigenous archeology that explores a mysterious ancient sanctuary.

Novinite Insider » Interview | May 21, 2003, Wednesday // 00:00 | Viewed: 3279

Javier Corcuera: Bulgaria Has Special Character That Enchants Me

Javier Corcuera is a Spanish documentary film director. He has directed several films, including "Izbjegglice" (1995), "The Guerrilla of Memory"(2001), " Family, making of" (1997), "The back of the world"(2000) and others.

Novinite Insider » Interview | May 14, 2003, Wednesday // 00:00 | Viewed: 930

Mark Goldring: Bulgaria Must Do Its Job in Poverty, Disadvantage Fight

Mark Goldring has been Chief Executive of the Voluntary Services Overseas (VSO) for the last three years. He started his International Development career as a VSO volunteer teacher in Sarawak, Malaysia, from 1971 - 1981 and also spent five years with VSO

Novinite Insider » Interview | May 13, 2003, Tuesday // 00:00 | Viewed: 800

Michelle Torrez: I want to Take Bulgarians' Passion Back to US

Born in Denver, Colorado, Michelle Torrez was raised in a working class family and found painting a way to escape her often difficult childhood. The artist's paintings focus on the emotions of the figures that she renders, capturing their expressions and

Novinite Insider » Interview | March 28, 2003, Friday // 00:00 | Viewed: 4578

Vladimir Titov: War in Iraq is Grave Political Mistake

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Novinite Insider » Interview | March 25, 2003, Tuesday // 00:00 | Viewed: 1326

Nick Davies: Bulgaria Needs to Prioritize

Prior to his recent appointment as country managing partner for the Bulgarian practice of Ernst & Young, Mr. Nick Davies was a partner in the accounting firm's Czech practice where he led both the financial services group and the technology security speci

Novinite Insider » Interview | March 19, 2003, Wednesday // 00:00 | Viewed: 895

Yahia Mahdi: Iraqis Ready to Defend their Country At All Costs

Mr. Yahya Salix Mahdi has been Iraq's charge d'affaires in Sofia since August this year.

Novinite Insider » Interview | March 18, 2003, Tuesday // 00:00 | Viewed: 709

Delia Meth-Cohn: Implementation of Structural Reforms Often Lags in Bulgaria

Delia Meth-Cohn is Senior Consultant at the The Economist Group and is chairperson of the Fourth Round Table with the Bulgarian Government, which will take place on March 18 and 19, 2003 in Hilton Hotel, Sofia. Delia Meth-Cohn answered questions of Milen

Novinite Insider » Interview | March 16, 2003, Sunday // 00:00 | Viewed: 780

Ian Soutar: Prince Charles' Visit Confirms His Continuing Interest in Bulgaria

The British Ambassador Ian Soutar arrived in Sofia on 3rd December 2001 and presented his credentials on 11 December. His previous appointment was as the UK Permanent Representative to the Conference on Disarmament in Geneva (1997-2001).

Novinite Insider » Interview | March 12, 2003, Wednesday // 00:00 | Viewed: 1294