Politics | August 24, 2001, Friday // 00:00

The Social Minister Lidia Shuleva announced that the main priorities of the Social Ministry are economic growth, higher employment and decrease in poverty.“We will work to reduce unemployment because it has reached critical minimum,” Lidia Shuleva was quoted to say by Dnevnik Daily. 25 M deficit exists in the social assistance but most of the unpaid aid is on behalf of the Ministry of Finance.The Deputy Minister Hristina Hristova said that other high priorities will be the children, the older people, the disabled and the ethnic minorities.

We need your support so can keep delivering news and information about Bulgaria! Thank you!

Politics » Be a reporter: Write and send your article
Bulgaria news (Sofia News Agency - is unique with being a real time news provider in English that informs its readers about the latest Bulgarian news. The editorial staff also publishes a daily online newspaper "Sofia Morning News." (Sofia News Agency - and Sofia Morning News publish the latest economic, political and cultural news that take place in Bulgaria. Foreign media analysis on Bulgaria and World News in Brief are also part of the web site and the online newspaper. News Bulgaria