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THE SALARIES OF THE BULGARIAN POLICEMEN SHOULD BE AT LEAST BGN 1,000, ...

The salaries of the Bulgarian policemen should be at least BGN 1,000, Boyko Borissov, Chief Secretary of the Interior Ministry said on October 26, quoted by Standart Daily. According to him, the salaries will stimulate the policemen and will increase the

Politics | October 29, 2001, Monday // 00:00

BULGARTABAC INITIAL PRICE SET AT USD 100 M

“The state set the bottom price for the privatisation of Bulgartabac Holding at USD 100 M”, Lyubka Kachakova, Deputy Economy Minister and President of the Board of Directors of the holding, announced on October 29. According to Kachakova the planned priva

Business | October 29, 2001, Monday // 00:00

EMPLOYERS, PAYING WORKERS` FOOD TO PAY LESS TAXES

The 2002 budget will earmark BGN 30 M for the gap in the Social Security Institute budget, caused by the introduction of tax relieves for employers paying the food of their employees, the Bulgarian Industrial Chamber announced. At the last sitting of the

Business | October 29, 2001, Monday // 00:00

LUKOIL BECAME MAIN SPONSOR OF FC NEFTOCHIMIK

The Bulgarian branch of the Russian oil company LUKoil became major sponsor of the Burgas football club Neftochimik. LUKoil however did not buy the club’s controlling stake.

Sports | October 29, 2001, Monday // 00:00

MOTORWAY TOLLS TO BE INTRODUCED IN 2006 OR 2007

“Bulgaria will introduce motorway tolls in 2006 or 2007,” Ivan Saev, Deputy Minister of Regional Development, said. During the negotiations with the European Commission on the transport policy, the Bulgarian Government will insist on a transition period f

Politics | October 29, 2001, Monday // 00:00

AIR BULGARIA MAY ARGUE ON BALKAN TRADE MARKS

The Bulgarian national carrier and Air Company Bulgaria may dispute about the trademark of the Balkan Airlines airline, Dnevnik Daily wrote. Air Company Bulgaria is newly established.

Business | October 29, 2001, Monday // 00:00

SIMEON DISCUSSED EU INTEGRATION AT A PRIVATE LUNCH

Main topic of the meeting of prime minister Simeon Saxe-Coburg with his ministers in the Tsarska Bistritsa residence during the weekend was European integration, foreign minister Solomon Passy said. It was a private meeting of all the ministers lunch time

Business | October 29, 2001, Monday // 00:00

VASSILEV: BUSINESS TO PAY LOWEST TAXES SINCE 1990

“These are going to be the lowest taxes which have been imposed on Bulgarian business as a whole since 1990,” Nikolay Vassilev, Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of the Economy, said on Sunday. He added the highest level of the income tax would fall to 2

Business | October 28, 2001, Sunday // 00:00

CABINET SUFFERS FALL IN PUBLIC CONFIDENCE

The public confidence in the new government plummeted rapidly by 20-25% since it took office. The data was announced on the Bulgarian National Radio by Boryana Dimitrova of “Alpha research” agency.

Politics | October 28, 2001, Sunday // 00:00

MURAVEY RADEV, FORMER FINANCE MINISTER, EXPECTS THE NEGOTIATIONS OF TH...

Muravey Radev, former Finance Minister, expects the negotiations of the Bulgarian government with the International Monetary Fund to collapse. “The failure could be avoided only if the Prime Minister Simeon Saxe-Coburg chairs personally the negotiations,”

Politics | October 28, 2001, Sunday // 00:00

THE SIX SAILORS WHO WERE INJURED DURING THE FIRE AT THE BULGARIAN VESS...

The six sailors who were injured during the fire at the Bulgarian vessel `Han Asparuh ` in Novossibirsk are expected to return to the vessel from the hospital on October 29.

Politics | October 28, 2001, Sunday // 00:00

UDF LEADER ASKS TO MEET PM AFTER GOVERNOR`S ATTACK

The Chairman of the Varna Municipality Council Steliyan Sevastiyanov was beaten very badly and seriously injured on October 27. The Police investigate the case.

Politics | October 28, 2001, Sunday // 00:00

MINISTER TO MEET ROMANIAN PRESIDENT OCT.29

The Bulgarian Minister of State Administration Dimitur Kalchev will meet the Romanian President Ion Iliescu on October 29. Kalchev is officially invited to visit Romania by his counterpart in Bucharest and the Euro-integration Minister.

Politics | October 28, 2001, Sunday // 00:00

THE DEPUTY MINISTER OF REGIONAL DEVELOPMENT HASAN HASAN WILL NEGOTIATE...

The Deputy Minister of Regional Development Hasan Hasan will negotiate on behalf of Bulgaria and will sign the memorandum for trilaterla cooperation for research and construction of the oil pipe Burgas – Alexandrupolis, the Government decided. The Cabinet

Politics | October 28, 2001, Sunday // 00:00

THE CHIEF SECRETARY OF THE INTERIOR MINISTRY BOYKO BORISSOV BECAME A MEMBER OF THE INTERDEPARTMENTAL COUNCIL AGAINST SMUGGLING

The Chief secretary of the Interior Ministry Boyko Borissov became a member of the Interdepartmental Council against Smuggling. The new body is to enhance the cooperation among the `Customs` agency, The Higher Prosecutor`s Office and The Interior Ministry

Politics | October 28, 2001, Sunday // 00:00

ON OCTOBER 28, AT 4AM, BULGARIA CAME BACK TO THE WINTER ASTRONOMICAL T...

On October 28, at 4am, Bulgaria came back to the winter astronomical time. The clock hands turned back with one hour.

Politics | October 28, 2001, Sunday // 00:00

GOVERNMENT STARTS DEBATE ON BUDGET, TAXES

The Ministers start discussions on the budget and the tax changes on October 29. The amendments are to be discussed so late because they had to be approved first by the International Monetary Fund.

Business | October 28, 2001, Sunday // 00:00

MOST EUROPEAN AID OF SOME 305M EUROS TO ALBANIA

Albanian news agency ATA The Second Regional Conference of the Stability Pact, held for two days in succession, on 25-26 October 2001 in Bucharest, Romania, reached the conclusion that the international community will continue political and financial su

Views on BG | October 28, 2001, Sunday // 00:00

BULGARIAN TRACK SOUGHT IN MAXWELL`S DEATH*

ABSTRACTED from The Independent BY CHRIS BLACKHURST

Views on BG | October 28, 2001, Sunday // 00:00

ZHELEZCHEV: SIMEON II MOVEMENT MEMBERS SUPPORT US

“Our preelection headquarters work in cooperation with members of Simeon II National Movement,” Atanas Zhelezchev from the candidate presidential couple of the Civic Party for Bulgaria Bonev-Zhelezchev, said at a press conference in Dobrich. He stressed t

Politics | October 28, 2001, Sunday // 00:00

CHANGES PROPOSED IN BULGARIA’S LEGAL SYSTEM

“Bulgaria is the country with the greatest number of lawyers per capita. We have to be sure however that only people who perform their duties well are appointed as magistrates,” Mario Dimitrov, Deputy Minister of Justice, said October 27 after a two-day n

Politics | October 28, 2001, Sunday // 00:00
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