Among the priorities in BG-Swiss cooperation are small and medium-sized businesses, dairy production, environment, water supply and tourism. In the past 4 years Switzerland released to BG over 30 M Swiss francs.
One third of the sources of the Fund `Protection of the environment` at the Ministry of environment and water resources are annually allocated for development of ecological agriculture. The budget of the fund is DEM 70 M.
Bulgarian Telecommunications Company`s privatization would be finished within the preliminary fixed term (2001), it was declared in the beginning of the governmental mandate. Recently the experts from BTC, SCT and the Transport Ministry started talking th
BG called for review of a stability pact set up to aid Balkan reconstruction, saying it needed to be redefined to reflect changes in the region. The pact`s spokesman responded by saying some aspects could be reviewed but that the pact was dismayed by Sofi
King Simeon, whos election coalition was registered in a dramatic meeting of the election comission last night has 35% support of the opinion poll, made by MBMD, a leading marketing research agency in Bulgaria. Second in the ranking is the current Prime m
The owners of former financial pyramyds Solomon Angel and Ivo Nedyalkov apppeared in Sofia court as first part of the long time in advance prepared trials. Both, which are owners of different companies with different approaches, are accused of cheating th
A coalition led by the movement of Simeon II, former Bulgarian King living in exile, was registered late last night at the election comition. The movement was rejected registration earlier in April and it was pushed to go for coaltion.
Libyan leader Kadhafi`s speech at the AIDS forum in Nigeria turned over the lawsuit against BG medics in Tripoli saying he had substantial evidence of conspiracy against Libya in infecting 400 children with AIDS in Bengasi hospital. A doctor and several n
The Vazov Engineering Works-Sopot started working on second delivery under a large order for the production of special equipment. The work on the first delivery was completed in the end of March, Ministry of Economy announced.
4 workers were injured after heavy explosion in the largest Bulgarian rafinery Lukjol Neftohim in the port of Burgas at the Black sea, Southeastern Bulgaria. No other damages were reported, no polution or other environmental causes happened, rafinery sour
Two minor Bulgarian parties - VMRO and Gergjovden signed an agreement to run together at the General elections June 17. VMRO is a small party fighting to prove that Macedonia is a part of Bulggaria, Gergjovden (St.
The Hotel owners in `Golden sands` resort have invested $30 M for this summer seasons` preparation, which is $10 M more compared to last year investments. The first tourist group arrived in the resort on April 28.
50% more Chinese Tourists in Bulgaria
Potentially Defective Aluminum was used by All Car Manufacturers in Japan