THE FOREIGN currency reserves stood at BGN 7 Bln as of end-June, central bank figures show. For a year the reserve has grown by 13.
The Economist Intelligence Unit /EIU/ revised its forecast for private and public consumption, imports and the budget deficit in 2002 according to the latest EIU report on Bulgaria because of higher spending plans by the incoming government.
A day before outgoing Finance Minister M. Radev banned the financing for all auxiliary investment projects, the Ministry of Transport and Telecommunications transferred a BGN 2 M for the completion of the government VIP terminal at the Sofia Airport.
Over 150 hospitals submitted documents to the National Health Insurance Fund (NHIF) for signing contracts, Dimiter Iliev, Director of Health Insurance Budget Department of the fund, announced. The hospitals are obliged to provide information on the equipm
Russian company Tvel will supply new nuclear fuel for the small reactors of Nuclear Power Plant Kozlodui, 24 Hours daily announced. The news was announced after the term for submitting offers had expired.
The average specific consumption of power may dropped by 50% in the existing housing fund, if the energy saving measures are implemented, show the calculations of the National Energy Saving Effectiveness Plan, promoted by the State Energy Effectiveness Ag
Twelve European currencies will be exchanged for euros in Bulgaria starting January 1, 2002. The single European currency will replace the monetary units of Austria, Belgium, Finland, France, Germany, Greece, Ireland, Italy, Luxembourg, the Netherlands, P
The Solvay Sodi soda ash maker reported a net profit of $ 3.7 M for last year.
A ring smuggling foreigners through Bulgaria was broken in a joint operation of the local police and the Regional Service for Organized Crime Control. Twelve illegal aliens were caught in the operation before sneaking into Yugoslavia.
In the five years since its establishment, the National Environment Trust Fund (NETF) has funded 46 environmental projects (half of them already completed) which have cost a total of BGN 118 M. Some BGN 30 M was granted by the NETF.
At a meeting of the European Integration Council the Government heard information on the country`s progress in implementing the EU membership criteria. The information has been prepared to be used in the annual report of the European Commission on the pro
Health Minister Ilko Semerdjiev has not been officially served an indictment, the Health Ministry press office told BTA Friday following press reports that Semerdjiev would be held liable for violations of the Public Procurement Act in signing a contract
YUGOSLAVIA becomes a member of the Black Sea Energy center in September, said Lyulin Radulov, chairing the center. THE CABINET approved the proposal of the State Telecommunications Commission for awarding a 15 year license to the Bulgarian National Telev
One of the world`s biggest investment banks, Bear Stearns, recommended to its clients yesterday to sell Bulgarian Collateralised Discount Bonds /DISCs/. Bulgaria`s Brady bonds rose considerably before and immediately
40% of the Bulgarian nationals live with less than 100 levs monthly, show the last data of the National Statistics Institute (NSI). The average annual earnings per capita is worth 1,587 levs, while per month it is 132.
BTC won the license for a digital TV network for $75 000. Four companies competed at the public tender in the National Palace of Culture: BTC, Ring CV, private cable television Evrotur Sat TV Engineering and Union Television.
The Finance Ministry suspended the funding of all projects under the so-called additional programme for investments in municipalities, outgoing Finance Minister Mouravei Radev announced. The decision was prompted by a statement of Vladimir Donchev, an MP
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