Politics

PM: TO JOIN EU BULGARIA SHOULD WORK HARD

Bulgarian Prime Minister Saxe-Coburg is in Brussels for his first official visit abroad since he took office three months ago. `Bulgaria`s accession to European Union is not easy, it is a challenge for us but we are aware of its importance and see it as o

Politics | October 22, 2001, Monday // 00:00 | Viewed: 662

CABINET PROGRAM TO BE MADE PUBLIC OCTOBER 23

`The Movement for Rights and Freedoms has not been ignored during the drawing up of the governmental program, called `People are Bulgaria`s asset`, Lutfi Mestan, MP from the Movement for Rights and Freedoms, said in Kurdzhali. The program will be official

Politics | October 22, 2001, Monday // 00:00 | Viewed: 617

SURVEY: 50% WILL VOTE FOR STOYANOV AT FIRST ROUND

Petur Stoyanov who is to run for second presidential mandate has the biggest opportunity to win the coming presidential elections, according to a representative survey, conducted by the National Center for Public Opinion. Dta from the survey showed that 6

Politics | October 22, 2001, Monday // 00:00 | Viewed: 468

THE NATIONAL CENTER FOR INFECTIOUS AND PARASITIC DISEASES OPENED AN HO...

The National Center for Infectious and Parasitic Diseases opened an hot line for anthrax suspicions on October 22. The number of the telephone is 4347241.

Politics | October 22, 2001, Monday // 00:00 | Viewed: 530

THE MINISTER OF THE ENVIRONMENT AND WATERS DOLORES ARSENOVA DEMANDED A...

The Minister of the Environment and Waters Dolores Arsenova demanded a meeting with the Finance Minister Velchev. Arsenova will propose to Velchev to itroduce taxes for the buyers of old automobiles.

Politics | October 22, 2001, Monday // 00:00 | Viewed: 531

NATIONAL PROTEST AGAINST POVERTY ON NOVEMBER 1

The common consultative body of the `Confederation of the National Syndicates in Bulgaria` and `Podkrepa` decided to send a letter to the General Secretary of the International Confederation of the Free Syndicates, stating that there is no social dialogue

Politics | October 22, 2001, Monday // 00:00 | Viewed: 563

A PUBLIC DISCUSSION FOR THE PROPOSED BY THE NON-GOVERNMENTAL SECTOR CH...

A public discussion for the proposed by the non-governmental sector changes in the tax legislation for solving the problems with the frauds with VAT started in Sheraton hotel in Sofia.

Politics | October 22, 2001, Monday // 00:00 | Viewed: 446

IRENA PETRUNOVA WAS ELECTED DIRECTOR OF THE SUPERVISORY BOARD OF THE E...

Irena Petrunova was elected Director of the Supervisory Board of the Encouragement Bank at the shareholders` general meeting. Petrunova presides over the Agency for Small and Medium-Sized Enterprises.

Politics | October 22, 2001, Monday // 00:00 | Viewed: 529

GERMAN OFFICIALS TO ASSIST IN BORDER COOPERATION

The German Hans Seidel Foundation will help the state bodies and administrations in the towns of Vidin in Bulgaria, Calafat in Romania, and Zaicar and Negotin in Serbia to develop the border cooperation and security improvement. Hans Seidel representative

Politics | October 22, 2001, Monday // 00:00 | Viewed: 663

62% APPROVE BULGARIAN POSITION IN THE CONFLICT

46.2% of the respondents in a poll, conducted by the sociological team of the Military Clubs and Information Executive Agency with the Defense Ministry, think that the strikes by the US and their allies against Afghanistan will have a negative effect on t

Politics | October 22, 2001, Monday // 00:00 | Viewed: 615

MOST BULGARIANS AGAINST THE IMF TERMS

The latest round of negotiations with the International Monetary Fund (IMF) begins with the public opinion sharply divided on two key issues, a survey conducted from 6 to 13 October, 2001 by the agency `Alpha research`, published by Dnevnik Daily shows. M

Politics | October 22, 2001, Monday // 00:00 | Viewed: 568

THE CANDIDATE FOR VICE PRESIDENT FROM `COALITION FOR BULGARIA`, ANGEL ...

The candidate for Vice President from `Coalition for Bulgaria`, Angel Marin, said for Trud Daily that the concept `national security` should be redefined because as it stands, it only points to armed attack, political dictatorship and economic pressure. M

Politics | October 22, 2001, Monday // 00:00 | Viewed: 482

ACCORDING TO SOURCES OF THE CAMPAIGN HEADQUARTERS OF THE CANDIDATE PRE...

According to sources of the campaign headquarters of the candidate presidential couple Bonev-Zhelezchev, as President, Stoyanov spent funds that are seven to eight times more than his predecessor Zhelyu Zhelev, and used 30 cars of the National Bodyguard S

Politics | October 22, 2001, Monday // 00:00 | Viewed: 368

PM LEAVES FOR BRUSSELS AND STRASBOURG

Prime minister Saxe-Coburg leaves today for his first visit abroad, at the invitation of his Belgian counterpart, Ferhofstadt. The two-day business visit had to take place on September 12, but had to be postponed in relation with the terrorist acts in the

Politics | October 22, 2001, Monday // 00:00 | Viewed: 556

RIOTS IN TSAREVO AFTER MAYOR`S RESIGNATION

The town of Tsarevo, South East Black Sea coast, next to the boarded with Turkey, was swept by mass-scale disorders and fights between local residents during yesterday`s municipal session. It had to elect an interim mayor after the resignation of the acti

Politics | October 22, 2001, Monday // 00:00 | Viewed: 633

DISORDER IN TSAREVO AS MAYOR RESIGNED

The town of Tsarevo, South East Black Sea coast, next to the border with Turkey, was swept by mass-scale disorders and fights between local residents during yesterday`s municipal session. It had to elect an interim mayor after the resignation of the actin

Politics | October 22, 2001, Monday // 00:00 | Viewed: 584

BULGARIAN JOURNALISTS DETAINED IN AFGHANISTAN

Georgi Milkov from 24 Hours daily, Stoyan Vitanov from Dnevnik daily and the cameraman Emilian Dinov from the Bulgarian National Television have been detained as hostages and have spent the last three days in the village Ostana in Afghanistan. The village

Politics | October 21, 2001, Sunday // 00:00 | Viewed: 653

FIRST LADY OPENED WOMEN IN THE 21ST CENTURY FORUM

The first lady Antonina Stoyanova, who is also Chairperson of the Value Foundation, opened on October 20 a two-day forum on `Women Leaders in the 21st Century: Building Successful Local, Regional and International Partnerships for Democracy`. The forum, w

Politics | October 21, 2001, Sunday // 00:00 | Viewed: 633

EDUCATION MINISTER MET BG STUDENTS IN FRANCE

The Education Minister Vladimir Atanassov and Bulgarian students in France discussed the problems of young Bulgarians studying abroad. The meeting was part of the Minister`s visit to France on the occasion of the 31st General Conference of UNESCO in Paris

Politics | October 21, 2001, Sunday // 00:00 | Viewed: 477

NEW IMF MISSION COMES TO BULGARIA

A new mission of the International Monetary Fund arrives on Monday to hold talks with the Bulgarian Government. It will only deal with budget discussions.

Politics | October 21, 2001, Sunday // 00:00 | Viewed: 531

THE FRENCH LANGUAGE SCHOOL NAMED AFTER ALPHONSE DE LAMARTINE PLANS TO ...

The French Language School named after Alphonse de Lamartine plans to gather pupils of 36 years to the celebration of its 40th anniversary, the school headmaster announced. Teachers, former and current pupils of the school will attend a concert marking t

Politics | October 20, 2001, Saturday // 00:00 | Viewed: 598
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