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
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
Mr. Kirk Kirkov is the Chief Executive Officer of UMICORE MED and the President of the Bulgarian International Business Association (BIBA).
Italy's Ambassador to Bulgaria Gian Battista Campagnola was born in Rome. He graduated Political Sciences at the University of Rome.
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
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.
Joachim Voegele is a German trainer and journalist. He participated in developing and launching the on-line editions of two regional newspapers (http://www.
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.
Avis T. Bohlen served as US Ambassador to Bulgaria (1996-1999).
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.
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.
Bulgarian archeologist Milena Tonkova leads one of the most intriguing projects of indigenous archeology that explores a mysterious ancient sanctuary.
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.
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
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
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
Mr. Yahya Salix Mahdi has been Iraq's charge d'affaires in Sofia since August this year.
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
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).
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A Third of Bulgarians Facing Energy Poverty