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BULGARIAN WHEAT GRANTED TO MACEDONIA

20 000 tons Bulgarian wheat will be granted to neighbouring Macedonia, Agricultural Ministry reported today. Minister V.

Business | April 30, 2001, Monday // 00:00 | Viewed: 874

KING`S PERSONS PUT PRESSURE ON COURT

It was anprecedented pressure on the court to register King Simeon movement, Ivan Grigorov, chairman of the High Court in Bulgaria, said. The court rejected on Saturday the registration and King decided to join two other small political movements.

Business | April 29, 2001, Sunday // 00:00 | Viewed: 491

ISRAELI ARKIA ASKS ON BALKAN

Israeli private airline company was interested again to study the possibility to aquire Bulgarian airline career Balkan, which went bankrupt a couple of months ago. Arkia was in a joint venture with Zeevi Group initialy, but then withdrew from the project

Business | April 29, 2001, Sunday // 00:00 | Viewed: 676

SHELL PRESENTS V POWER RACING 99+

A unique new Shell fuel was introduced in Sofia with an attractive presentation for media and internal staff. V-Power Racing 99+ assures brilliant acceleration, it has no analogue on the market and will cost slighly less than 2 DEM per liter.

Business | April 29, 2001, Sunday // 00:00 | Viewed: 584

18% AVERAGE UNEMPLOYMENT IN BG

Unemployment rate in capital Sofia is 10 %, almost twice lower than the average for the country. The highest unemployment is in Dolna Bania 34.

Business | April 29, 2001, Sunday // 00:00 | Viewed: 554

KING TO RUN WITH WOMEN`S PARTY

Kinf will run for the June`s general elections with a women`s party and a recival mevement, announced he in an emotional speech at Hilton Sofia. Earlier the High Court in the country rejected the King`s National movement registration and pushed him to loo

Business | April 29, 2001, Sunday // 00:00 | Viewed: 566

EU IS BEST BULGARIAN TRADE PARTNER

Almost 52% export and 44 % import of the total in 2000 was with European Union, statistics said. The main Bulgariam trade partners are Italy, Germany, Greece and Belgium.

Business | April 29, 2001, Sunday // 00:00 | Viewed: 759

FLUENT DAILY MIGHT BE SOLD ABROAD

Ownership of Monitor, the fourth largest daily in Bulgaria, was officially transfered to a offshore company, registered in Portugal. Petyo Blaskov, editor-in-chief of the paper and starter of several other successful media projects in the country refised

Business | April 28, 2001, Saturday // 00:00 | Viewed: 620

MS OFFICE XP LAUNCH IN BG FORTHCOMING

`Office XP, the new desktop applications suite from Microsoft, will be launched in Bulgaria on May 31, 2001, simultaneously with the worldwide launch of the product`, Teodor Milev, MS BG CEO, said at the first live demonstration of Office XP in BG at the

Business | April 28, 2001, Saturday // 00:00 | Viewed: 733

GRAND TOURISM CONFERENCE IN SOFIA

A grand tourism conference will be organized by the Nevada`s Governor Bob Miller together with M3 Communications Group, Inc. Big financial institutions and investment banks will be invited for presenting different ways of tourism project financing.

Business | April 27, 2001, Friday // 00:00 | Viewed: 632

5% GROWTH IN BG ECONOMY

The International Currency Fund report forecasts 5% growth in BG economy. The document shows the important development in the stabilization and structural reforms in BG since 1997.

Business | April 27, 2001, Friday // 00:00 | Viewed: 774

EUR 1.2 M FOR HEALTHCARE PROJECT

The Euro Commission lends EUR 1.2 M to a project for the development of human resource and information capacity of the BG health insurance system.

Business | April 27, 2001, Friday // 00:00 | Viewed: 685

EIB TO BECOME BG LARGEST CREDITOR

Investment banks will gradually replace the IMF and EBRD as creditors for BG, BG Finance Minister M. Radev upon his return from the EBRD annual meeting.

Business | April 26, 2001, Thursday // 00:00 | Viewed: 625

5.3% OF BULBANK CAPITAL SOLD

Majority Bulbank owner Unicredito Italiano signed an agreement with the International Finance Corporation for the sale of shares equaling 5.3% of Bulbank`s capital and worth EUR 19.

Business | April 26, 2001, Thursday // 00:00 | Viewed: 678

BG NEEDS $110 B FOR EU ACCESSION

In the next 10 years the expenditures for BG integration with the EU will amount to $ 110-120 B, the analytical report `The Economy of BG and the EU` says. The money will boost the competitive power of Bulgaria to 40% - 45% of the EU level.

Business | April 26, 2001, Thursday // 00:00 | Viewed: 601

JBIC ASSISTS BG UNDER WB FESAL III

The Japan Bank for International Cooperation is ready to contribute to the third loan package under the World Bank FESAL Program for BG. This became clear after a meeting between Finance Minister M.

Business | April 25, 2001, Wednesday // 00:00 | Viewed: 677

EIB TO LEND EUR 600 M TO BG BY 2002

The European Investment Bank will lend a total of EUR 600 M to BG by the end of 2002 for the implementation of several infrastructure projects, Finance Minister M. Radev said.

Business | April 25, 2001, Wednesday // 00:00 | Viewed: 768

BG PROGRESS ASSESSED POSITIVELY BY NATO

NATO report makes a positive assessment of BG performance in seeking accession to the Alliance, announced BG Defense Minister B. Noev at the international conference Globalization and NATO in the 21st C, organized by the Atlantic Club in BG.

Business | April 25, 2001, Wednesday // 00:00 | Viewed: 651

AGREEMENT ON BG/YUGOSLAVIA TRANSPORT

An agreement on air and sea transport was signed yesterday by BG Transport Minister Slavinksi and his Yugoslav counterpart Zoran Shami. The lorries of cargo less than 6.

Business | April 25, 2001, Wednesday // 00:00 | Viewed: 611

$13 M TO BE INVESTED IN ALKOMET

$13 M will be invested in Alkomet AD by the end of this summer. The amount will be used for increasing the quality of the production and reducing its price.

Business | April 25, 2001, Wednesday // 00:00 | Viewed: 841

EUR 100 M TO BG UNDER RHARE PROGRAM

The EU PHARE program is expected to extend EUR 100 M in financial aids to BG in 2001, Malcolm Ross, PHARE Coordinator for the North Central region, said. He took part in the session of the special commission for the region, which is entitled with economic

Business | April 24, 2001, Tuesday // 00:00 | Viewed: 660
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