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US ENTERGY CONCERNED ABOUT INVESTMENTS

The US corporation `Entergy`, investing in the rehabilitation of the TPP Maritza-East 3 expressed its serious concerns about the statement of the king`s economic expert Milen Velchev about the upcoming deregulation of the energy sector, at a board meeting

Business | June 22, 2001, Friday // 00:00 | Viewed: 453

CZECH DEPUTY PM ANGRY ON BULGARIAN PRIVATIZATION

Czech Deputy Prime minister Miroslav Gregr sent and angry letter to the Bulgarian Deputy PM Peter Zhotev about the privatization deal with water power cascade Sandanska Bistritsa. He asks Zhotev to be more involved and to puch the Privatization agency to

Business | June 22, 2001, Friday // 00:00 | Viewed: 582

TODAY`S NEWS IN ONE SENTENCE

ProCredit Bank, newly established bank for small and medium-size funding is applying for license from the Bulgarian National Bank. EBRD, the International Finance Corporation further more Comerzbank and IMI are among the shareholders of the bank.

Business | June 22, 2001, Friday // 00:00 | Viewed: 553

BTC TO OBTAIN GSM 3 IN BULGARIA WITHOUT TENDER

Bulgarian Telecommunications Company was assured today it would obtain the third GSM license in Bulgaria. It was done in an almost urgent matter in order to increase the price for the Telecom before it is privatized.

Business | June 22, 2001, Friday // 00:00 | Viewed: 610

INTERVIEW WITH PRESIDENT STOYANOV CONDUCTED BY STANDART DAILY

Mr. Stoyanov, Mayor Sofianski asked for the resignation of the UDF leadership.

Business | June 21, 2001, Thursday // 00:00 | Viewed: 506

INTERVIEW WITH SOFIA MAYOR STEFAN SOFIANSKI CONDUCTED BY STANDART DAILY

Mr. Sofianski, what will you do if they `chip you off` from the UDF because of your statement?

Business | June 21, 2001, Thursday // 00:00 | Viewed: 641

MS SENIOR VP: ENERGY AND COMMITMENT IN BULGARIA

The intellectual right properties, localization of the software and sofintroduction of Cyrillic alphabet to the Microsoft system was one of the issues discussed at the meeting between President Petar Stoyanov and the Senior Vice President of Microsoft Cor

Business | June 21, 2001, Thursday // 00:00 | Viewed: 496

GOVERNMENT READY TO RENDER SUPPORT TO MACEDONIA

In a special declaration adopted at a closed-door meeting Thursday the Bulgarian Government voiced willingness to render full support to NATO in a future operation in Macedonia within the existing agreements between this country and the Alliance. `We insi

Business | June 21, 2001, Thursday // 00:00 | Viewed: 561

BBC: BULGARIA: EX-PREMIER URGES CENTRE-RIGHT PARTY TO COOPERATE WITH EX-KING`S PARTY

According to Filip Dimitrov, former prime minister and leader of the Union of Democratic Forces [SDS] the SDS should agree to take part in a government formed by the Simeon II National Movement coalition [SND], which won the 17 June general elections. "I

Business | June 21, 2001, Thursday // 00:00 | Viewed: 626

TRADE CENTER INTERPRED TO BE SOLD TO HOTEL OWNERS

The South Korean corporation Daewoo that was suffering a deep crisis during the last couple of years is now going to sell the World Trade Center Interpred (WTC) in Sofia to the owners of Radisson SAS in Sofia, the former MP Veselin Bonchev elaborated in P

Business | June 21, 2001, Thursday // 00:00 | Viewed: 610

OTE SETS UP NEW COMPANY IN BULGARIA

The Greek OTE Consulting established a new company Advanced Business & Technology Services (AB&TS) based in Sofia, Pari Daily announced. The basic activity of the new company is consultations in the field of high technologies emphasizing on communication

Business | June 21, 2001, Thursday // 00:00 | Viewed: 536

FINACIAL EXPERTS` ANALYSES POST ELECTIONS BULGARIA

Marcin Wiszniewski, East Europe strategist at Morgan Stanley: Bulgaria`s new leader, the King Simeon II, is set to pursue an aggressive program of economic reforms.

Business | June 21, 2001, Thursday // 00:00 | Viewed: 678

TODAY`S NEWS IN ONE SENTENCE

Queen Nur of Jordan, widow of late King Husein spent 17 hours in Bulgaria, meeting King Simeon II as the first high leveled royal person to congratulate him personally winning the Sunday elections. ***

Business | June 21, 2001, Thursday // 00:00 | Viewed: 514

SPOKESMAN AGAINST LIBYAN CASE LAWYER

Foreign Ministry Spokesman Radko Vlaikov on Wednesday described as `ill-advised` a proposal which defense lawyer Vladimir Sheitanov made at Sunday`s court hearing of the AIDS case in Tripoli, BTA stated. Sheitanov invited 25 HIV-infected Libyan children t

Business | June 21, 2001, Thursday // 00:00 | Viewed: 461

USD 60 AVERAGE MONTHLY INCOME IN BULGARIA

The average per capita income in March was 112.18 levs, Standart daily reported.

Business | June 20, 2001, Wednesday // 00:00 | Viewed: 654

SHERATON SOFIA AND INTERPRED TO BE SOLD BY DAEWOO

Daewoo, South Korean corporation, suffering during the last couple of years deep crisis intends to sell out Sheraton Sofia and World Trade Center `Wall Street Journal Asia` reported. The two buildings and a business center in Poland will be sold out till

Business | June 20, 2001, Wednesday // 00:00 | Viewed: 493

TWO APPEALS AFTER HEMUS AIR SALE

Albanian Airlines, which was not short listed in the bidding on 51% of Hemus Air will attack the Privatization Agency choice of `Pirin Tourist` as an exclusive buyer. It was said by sources from the `KPMG - Bulgaria` and quoted by Sofia`s daily `Standart`

Business | June 20, 2001, Wednesday // 00:00 | Viewed: 469

MICROSOFT SENIOR VP TO MEET PRESIDENT STOYANOV

Jean Philippe Courtois, Microsoft President for EMEA region and Senior Vice President, Microsoft Corp. arrives in Bulgaria Thusrday, June 21.

Business | June 19, 2001, Tuesday // 00:00 | Viewed: 368

PRESIDENT STOYANOV APPEALED FOR COALITION

Bulgarian President Petar Stoyanov congratulated National Movement Simeon II as the absolute winner in the parliamentary elections in a special statement to the nation today. He praised the commitment of the NMS II leaders to continue the track of the eco

Business | June 18, 2001, Monday // 00:00 | Viewed: 492

LIBYAN CASE: DEATH SENTENCES DEMANDED

Libyan Court asked for death penalties for the six Bulgarian medical workers alleged in deliberately infecting 393 children with HIV-virus on the court sitting on Saturday. Vladimir Scheytanov, attorney of Bulgarian defendants pleaded not guilty on the la

Business | June 17, 2001, Sunday // 00:00 | Viewed: 502

MOBILTEL AND IBM IN A STRATEGIC AGREEMENT

MobilTel, the only GSM provider in Bulgaria and IBM signed today a strategic framework agreement for a long-term partnership. The beginning of the future cooperation will be the delivery of IBM servers for e-business, storage subsystem and a management so

Business | June 16, 2001, Saturday // 00:00 | Viewed: 548
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