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POLITICS IN BRIEF

`Legislation amendments should be made to improve the business climate in this country and to attract more investment,` Parliament Speaker Ognyan Gerdzhikov said on September 27 at the opening of the `First International Investments, Business and Law conf

Politics | September 28, 2001, Friday // 00:00

DEPUTY PM DEMANDS URGENT CHECK OF LB BULGARICUM

Deputy Prime Minister and Economy Minister Nikolay Vassilev demanded an urgent check-up of state-owned LB Bulgaricum. `The reason for that is that there were signals for breaches,` the Ministry`s press office announced.

Business | September 28, 2001, Friday // 00:00

PROCEDURE FOR BIOCHIM PRIVATIZATION LAUNCHED

The Bulgarian Bank Consolidation Company, in charge of bank sell-offs, is to launch a new privatization procedure for 99.6% of the Bulgarian Bank Biochim and 32.

Business | September 28, 2001, Friday // 00:00

NEW INVESTOR SOUGHT FOR GORNA ARDA HYDROCOMPLEX

The Bulgarian National Electricity Company (NEC) has to start negotiations with strategic investors who are willing to construct the Gorna Arda hydro complex in the Rhodope mountains. That was the recommendation of the proposal of the working group in cha

Business | September 28, 2001, Friday // 00:00

FORMER MINISTER MIGHT BE SIMEON`S KANDIDATE

Former interior minister Bogomil Bonev might be the presidential candidate of the National movement Simeon II, sources disclosed. Bonev was a minister in the government of Ivan Kostov and after 2 years in the office was released with no explanation.

Politics | September 28, 2001, Friday // 00:00

SOCIALIST AND TURKISH MINORITY WITH JOIN CANDIDATE

Socialist party and Turkish minority dominated Movement for Rights and Freedom agreed to propose a joint candidate for the forthcoming presidential elections. Agreement was reach at a meeting of two leaders Georgi Purvanov and Ahmed Dogan.

Politics | September 28, 2001, Friday // 00:00

CSKA AND LITEX MOVE AHEAD WHILE LEVSKI OUT

At Sofia: Levski Sofia (Bul) 0 Chelsea (Eng) 2 (Terry 33, Gudjohnsen 45) Chelsea win 5-0 on aggregate

Sports | September 28, 2001, Friday // 00:00

CANON WITH THE LATEST HIT IN BULGARIA

Canon`s new camera EOS-1D was presented in a short briefing at Fashion Caf? . Canon claims that EOS -1D is the world`s leading professional

Business | September 28, 2001, Friday // 00:00

INVENTOR OF `ANTI BABY` PILL IN SOFIA THEATRE

Today the premiere of the play `Virtuous and Inaccurate` will be performed in the Satire Theatre. The creator of the `anti-baby` is a cousin of Jacob Gerasy, who has a foundation in Bulgaria.

Society | September 28, 2001, Friday // 00:00

BULGARGAZ EXTEND TRANSIT NETWORK

When the programme to expand the natural gas transit network in Bulgaria is completed, 50 to 60 per cent of the gas supplies to the Turkish market and 100 per cent of the supplies to Greece and Macedonia will be transported via Bulgaria, Bulgargaz Chief E

Views on BG | September 28, 2001, Friday // 00:00

BIN LADEN PLANS BALKAN FRONT

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Views on BG | September 28, 2001, Friday // 00:00

FORMER DEPUTY PM BAILED OUT AGAINST BGN 10 000

Former Vice-PM Alexander Bozhkov was bailed out against 10,000 levs. At 2.

Politics | September 28, 2001, Friday // 00:00

UEFA CUP FIRST ROUND SECOND LEG RESULTS

UEFA Cup first round second leg results on Thursday: At Bucharest

Sports | September 28, 2001, Friday // 00:00

NOVA TV TO LAY OFF 20 % OF ITS EMPLOYEES

`Twenty per cent of the Sofia`s Nova TV employees, owned by Antena Group of Greece, will be laid off, ` Georgios Douvletis, Antena Executive Director, said on September 26. The measure is a consequence of the revocation of the station`s nationwide license

Politics | September 27, 2001, Thursday // 00:00

BULGARIA TO EASE VISA REGULATIONS FOR RUSSIA

Relaxed visa regulations for holders of diplomatic and official passports as well as business travelers and tourists from Russia and Ukraine to Bulgaria will be enforced on October 1. The Council of Ministers decided that on September 27.

Politics | September 27, 2001, Thursday // 00:00

DEPUTY PM SUPERVISES BULGARTABAC`S PRIVATIZATION

The Bulgarian government appointed a working group that will prepare the privatization of Bulgartabac Holding. The Bulgarian Deputy Prime Minister and Economy Minister Nikolay Vassilev will head the working group.

Business | September 27, 2001, Thursday // 00:00

DOCUMENT MISTAKE MAY HINDER STOYANOV`S CANDIDATURE

The Central Electoral Commission announced at a press conference that it did not accept the documents of the Committee that supports the candidature of Petur Stoyanov and Nelly Kutskova. According to the commission, the signatures of the 177 members of th

Politics | September 27, 2001, Thursday // 00:00

US WITHOUT AIR CORRIDOR DEMANDS YET

`So far, the United States has not requested direct use of the air corridor over our country,` Minister of Defense Nikolay Svinarov said. According to him, it is not clear whether Bulgarian airspace will have to be used at all.

Politics | September 27, 2001, Thursday // 00:00

10% INCREASE IN ELECTRICITY AND HEATING PRICE

The electricity and heating prices for public services will go up with 20% from October 1, the government decided. The daily tariff of the electricity increases from BGN 0,089 per KW to BGN 0,098 per KW.

Politics | September 27, 2001, Thursday // 00:00

QADDAFI`S SON TO OBSERVE THE TRIAL OF THE MEDICS

Seif al-Islam, head of the Qaddafi International Foundation for Charity Associations and son of the Libyan leader, will observe the trial against the Bulgarian medics, charged in intentionally infecting Libyan children with the HIV virus, Info Radio repor

Politics | September 27, 2001, Thursday // 00:00

BULGARIA STARTS FIRING PRACTICES IN SHABLA

`The area between Cape Kartalborun and Cape Kaliakra, a 100-km stretch of the sea off the Northern Bulgarian coast and the air space up to 40 km will be temporarily dangerous for sea vessels and aircraft on September 28 and September 29,` the Defense Mini

Politics | September 27, 2001, Thursday // 00:00
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