13 to 15% increase of the tourists in Bulgaria is expected this year. The profits from the tourism industry for Y 2000 are 15% more compared to 1999.
The second BG GSM operator GLOBUL will start operating in mid-July 2001 and by end-2001 it is planned to have 120 000 subscribers, Panayotis Kargados, Chairman of the board of directors of Cosmo Bulgaria Mobile announced. The company is a filial of the Gr
The Turkish government is willing to cooperate with Bulgarian authorities for granting to all Bulgarians living in Turkey the opportunity to vote at the forthcoming general elections in Bulgaria in June, the Turkish Embassy in Bulgaria announced. Bulgaria
The conflict in Macedonia will not be spread in Bulgaria according to Boiko Noev, Minister of Defence. Bulgaria does not have a special position regarding the conflict in Macedonia and the government`s position is the same as the position of the European
The multi- and one-year agreements between BG and the EU Commission on the provision of direct financial assistance under the SAPARD Program entered into force April 20, the Agriculture Ministry reported. A verbal note to this effect was received from the
`We postponed reviewing the Biochim sale offer because we received a third offer from Hebrosbank`, Peter Zhotev, Deputy PM and Minister of the Economy, announced. BCC`s Board will decide whether to sell Biochim to the candidate buyer or start new procedur
Canadian consulate services will be avaialable soon in Sofia, Rafael Gerar, Canadian ambassador to Bucharest said today. Canada does not have any official representative to Bulgaria and visas are issued in Buchares, formerly in Belgrade.
Bank Consolidation Company did not accept the offer for one of the largest Bulgarian banks Biohim for EUR 26 M. It is the third time offer was not accepted after the selected buyer Hebrosbank offered first EUR 20, 6 M and then incresed the offer to EUR 25
Rodolyubie 2000 political party appealed before the Supreme Administrative Court the Central Elections Committee`s decision to register the Simeon II National Movement for the June parliamentary elections. According to Rodolyubie 2000 party leader Julian
Bulgarian International Business Association members elected new chairman at a general membership meeting. Kirko Kirkov, Union Miniere CEO in Bulgaria was voted to replace John Munnery from Mobikom, a Cable & Wireless NMT mobile operator.
The delegates at the UDF national conference in Sofia adopted the election program of the United Democratic Forces (UtDF), a coalition of UDF, the Popular Union, the Bulgarian Social Democratic Party and the National Movement for Rights and Freedoms. The
EUR 10 B have been allocated by the PHARE program for different projects in Central and East Europe for 10 years. Hundreds of small and medium sized BG companies have started their activities with financial aid by the PHARE program.
50% more Chinese Tourists in Bulgaria
Potentially Defective Aluminum was used by All Car Manufacturers in Japan