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EBRD SHAREHOLDERS STATE BANK`S PRIORITIES IN BG

`The interests of the European Bank for Reconstruction and Development in Bulgaria are primarily in the areas of the privatization in the energy and banking sectors and in municipal services,` EBRD director for Southeast Europe Olivier Descamps said. He m

Business | September 25, 2001, Tuesday // 00:00

MOBILTEL REDUCES M/TEL PRIMA PRICES

MobilTel will considerably reduce the prices of the services in the M/Tel Prima package, starting October 1. This package will become one of the cheapest phone packages in Bulgaria, MobilTel`s CEO Rumyana Kyuchukova said in Plovdiv.

Business | September 25, 2001, Tuesday // 00:00

GERMANY WITH SCHOLARSHIPS FOR 115 BULGARIANS

`The German Services for Academic Exchange` granted 115 scholarships for Bulgarian students and scientists. The qualified will be able to study in different fields and to improve their qualification in the 2002-2003 academic year.

Business | September 25, 2001, Tuesday // 00:00

CHIMCO STARTS PRODUCTION

Chimco restored the production cycle and started to gradually load the plant`s facilities. During the months when the plant remained idle a capital repair of the installations was made.

Business | September 25, 2001, Tuesday // 00:00

HEALTHCARE SECTOR FUNDING STILL NOT CLARIFIED

The financial macro-framework for the healthcare sector for 2002 is still not clear. That emerged after the start of the negotiations on the national framework agreement for 2002 on September 24.

Business | September 25, 2001, Tuesday // 00:00

AGRICULTURE MINISTER TO VISIT BRUSSELS

The Bulgarian Agriculture Minister Mehmed Dikme leaves for Brussels on October 1. Dikme will meet European Union agriculture commissioner Franz Fischler to discuss the upcoming negotiations on the Agriculture chapter from the acquis communautaire.

Politics | September 25, 2001, Tuesday // 00:00

BULGARIAN GOVERNMENT WEB SITE LAUNCHED

The Bulgarian government launched its web site. `The aim of the web site is to give quick, short and useful information,` Tsvetelina Uzunova, Director of `Information and Public Relations` department said, quoted by Info Radio.

Politics | September 25, 2001, Tuesday // 00:00

FINANCE MINISTER MET STANDART& POOR REPS

The Bulgarian Finance Minister Milen Velchev met representatives of the Standard&Poor`s rating agency for an overall review of the economic situation in Bulgaria. Velchev presented the tax code and budget policy of the government and talked about the exte

Business | September 25, 2001, Tuesday // 00:00

RUSSE TEACHERS ENDED THE STRIKE

The strike of the Russe teachers ended on September 25, Info Radio reported. The protesting teachers and the government reached a compromise for the payment of the teachers` unpaid salaries for June, July and August.

Politics | September 25, 2001, Tuesday // 00:00

US AMBASSADOR MILES MET BG CHIEF MUFTI

The US Ambassador to Bulgaria Richard Miles met Selim Mehmed, Chief Mufti of the Muslims in Bulgaria. The two officials discussed the tragic events in the US and the results from them.

Politics | September 25, 2001, Tuesday // 00:00

DEUTSCHE BANK TO GRANT LOAN TO 1ST INVESTMENT BANK

`First Investment Bank will receive a EUR 6 M long-term loan from Deutsche Investitions und Entwicklung Geselschaft /DIEG/,` Maya Georgieva, CEO of the Bulgarian private financial and credit institution, said. This is the third loan granted to First Inves

Business | September 25, 2001, Tuesday // 00:00

EUROPEAN INDUSTRIALISTS MET THE GOVERNMENT

Members of the European Round Table of Industrialists met members of the Bulgarian Cabinet on September 25 in Sofia. Deputy Prime Minister and Economy Minister Nikolay Vassilev led the Bulgarian delegation.

Politics | September 25, 2001, Tuesday // 00:00

BULGARIAN ORGANIZATION SAYS 60 ISLAMIC FOUNDATIONS LINKED TO FUNDAMENTALISM

BBC Monitoring Service - United Kingdom The leader of an organization of people of Turkish origin in Bulgaria has said that 60 foundations associated with Islamic fundamentalism are currently active in Bulgaria and that they are backed by associates of U

Views on BG | September 25, 2001, Tuesday // 00:00

EBRD GRANTED EUR 6 M LOAN TO HEBROS

Representatives of the European Bank for Reconstruction and Development /EBRD/ granted a loan of EUR 6 M to Hebros bank. The financial institution will finance the small and medium sized enterprises in the country.

Business | September 24, 2001, Monday // 00:00

SOCIALIST ORGANIZATIONS WITH PRESIDENT NOMINATION

Socialist Municipality Organizations nominated Academic Blagovest Sendov for President candidate at the elections on November 11. General Lyuben Petrov will run for Vice President together with Sendov.

Politics | September 24, 2001, Monday // 00:00

DEPUTY PM: WE SHOULD TIGHTEN THE MEASURES

`The Bulgarian GDP for 2002 will be almost half lower compared to the envisaged 6.5%,` the Bulgarian Deputy Prime Minister Nikolay Vassilev confessed at the Plovdiv Fair.

Politics | September 24, 2001, Monday // 00:00

BULGARIAN TOP MODEL CHOSEN FOR PANTENE`S ADS

The Bulgarian top model Stanimira Koleva is the `new face` of the world known trademark for hair products `Pantene.` Koleva is 17 and comes from Stara Zagora.

Society | September 24, 2001, Monday // 00:00

ENGLISH LORD TO TRAIN BULGARIAN MAGISTRATES

A delegation of British judges arrives at a working visit to Bulgaria. The aim of the visit is to establish a program for International law cooperation between judges and jurists from Great Britain and Bulgaria.

Politics | September 24, 2001, Monday // 00:00

57TH PLOVDIV INTERNATIONAL TECHNICAL FAIR OPENED

The 57th International Technical Fair started on September 24 with an official ceremony. President Petur Stoyanov, Parliament Speaker Ognyan Gerdzhikov and Deputy Prime Minister and Economy Minister Nikolay Vassilev participated in the opening of the fair

Politics | September 24, 2001, Monday // 00:00

RUSSIA MAY LAUNCH VISAS FOR BULGARIA

Russia will most probably initiate visa regime with Bulgaria, starting October, a representative from the Russian Embassy to Bulgaria said. That will happen in case that the Bulgarian government does not continue the agreement for visa free regime, signed

Politics | September 24, 2001, Monday // 00:00

MUSLIM CHIEF: ARABS PROCLAIM LADEN`S IDEAS IN BG

`Sixty Arab organizations, registered in Bulgaria, proclaim fundamentalist ideas and implant agents of the Afghanistan terrorist Bin Laden in the country,` according to the Chairman of the `Right Way to the Bulgarian citizens with Muslim origin` foundatio

Politics | September 24, 2001, Monday // 00:00
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