Politics

EUROLEFTIST LEADER RESIGNS

Alexander Tomov, the leader of the Euroleft party in Bulgaria resigned last night after his party did not manage to enter the Bulgarian parliament at the general elections on Sunday. Euroleft party has about 2 per cent, twice more are required to enter th

Politics | June 18, 2001, Monday // 00:00 | Viewed: 588

FINAL RESULTS FROM THE PREDICTIONS OF THE POLLS

Following are the final results from the predictions of the polls in the Bulgarian General Elections: National Movement Simeon II has 43, 48 per cent, ruling United Democratic Forces has 18, 4 %, Bulgarian Socialists Party with 17, 4, Union for Right and

Politics | June 18, 2001, Monday // 00:00 | Viewed: 687

VOTING ACTIVITY BELOW EXPECTATIONS

The average voting activity in the country during the elections` day was 51.86%, which is lower than the expected 70%.

Politics | June 17, 2001, Sunday // 00:00 | Viewed: 633

EXPERT`S OPINION ON THE ELECTIONS` RESULTS

Ilia Bodjilov, Chairman of the Assiciation for Free and Democratic Elections, announced live on bTV the preliminary elections` results of the Association. According to him King`s coalition gained about 40% of the votes, the UDF-22.

Politics | June 17, 2001, Sunday // 00:00 | Viewed: 764

PARLIAMENT SEATS SEPARATION AS TO NCIOM

The separation of the seats in the next parliament according to the NCIOM polling agency is as follows: King`s coalition-102; UDF-72; Coalition for Bulgaria-23; MRF-13.

Politics | June 17, 2001, Sunday // 00:00 | Viewed: 842

PRELIMINARY ELECTION RESULTS UP TO 8 P.M.

The preliminary results of the polling agencies for the General Elections up to 8 p.m.

Politics | June 17, 2001, Sunday // 00:00 | Viewed: 684

PRELIMINARY RESULTS OF THE ELECTIONS AS TO 7 P.M.

The preliminary results of the polling agencies for the General Elections right after the official closing of the voting show as follows: ***

Politics | June 17, 2001, Sunday // 00:00 | Viewed: 725

ELECTION NEWS & STATISTICS IN BRIEF

Some 20% of the Bulgarians voted till 11:00 a.m.

Politics | June 17, 2001, Sunday // 00:00 | Viewed: 716

ELECTION NEWS & STATISTICS IN BRIEF

17 000 policeman were engaged to secure the elections bureaus during the Election Day on Sunday. 3400 of them will be in Sofia.

Politics | June 16, 2001, Saturday // 00:00 | Viewed: 674

ELECTIONS THREATENED TO BE APPEALED IN COURT

The results of the general elections on Sunday might be canceled by the court, because of the ousting of one of the King`s candidate for the parliament Ventseslav Dimitrov. The general secretary of the Election Committee Valentin Georgiev in a talk show i

Politics | June 16, 2001, Saturday // 00:00 | Viewed: 737

OPINION POLL AGENCIES LAST PREDICTIONS IN %

MBMD: King`s National Movement:36, United Democratic Forces:30, Socialists Coalition:9, Union for Rights and Freedom:4 NCIOM: King`s National Movement:42, United Democratic Forces:28, Socialists Coalition:17, Union for Rights and Freedom:5

Politics | June 16, 2001, Saturday // 00:00 | Viewed: 756

DIMITROV CASE BECOMES HOT TOPIC FOR THE LAW

I will do my best to appeal the highest possible court to declare elections illegal, or to sue the state and election committee, including in front of EU court in Strasbourg, king`s candidate Ventsesslav Dimitrov said today. He was declared possible spy o

Politics | June 16, 2001, Saturday // 00:00 | Viewed: 784

KING NEEDS MAJORITY TO CHANGE THE COUNTRY

King Simeon II aid in his last appeal to the country Friday evening he needs the `required majority to run and change the country`. Than means at least 121 seats of the 240-members Bulgarian parliament.

Politics | June 16, 2001, Saturday // 00:00 | Viewed: 650

CODE OF ETHICS PROMOTED TO KEY POLITICIANS

Code of Good Business Practice in Bulgarian language was sent today to the main political players days before the general elections in Bulgaria this Sunday. The Bulgarian Business Leaders Forum, part of the Prince of Wales International Business Leaders F

Politics | June 16, 2001, Saturday // 00:00 | Viewed: 726

VENTZISLAV DIMITROV RESTORED IN KING`S TICKET

Bulgarian Supreme Administrative Court restored the withdrawn MP nominee Ventizlaz Dimitrov from King`s coaltion one day before the general elections on Sunday. Dimitrov was withdrawn by the National Movement after was accused of being informer for the co

Politics | June 15, 2001, Friday // 00:00 | Viewed: 860

LAST ELECTIONS POLLS: KING MAY HAVE UP TO 36%

King`s movement may have 36 % in the future parliament, the last possible to be published opinion polls before the elections say today. It was done by MBMD, one of the leading marketing research agency in the country.

Politics | June 15, 2001, Friday // 00:00 | Viewed: 658

STATE INSURER PRIVATIZATION POSTPONED

The negotiations on the sale of National Insurance Institute (DZI) won`t be finalized before the general elections on June 17, Privatization Agency CEO, Levon Hampartzoumyan said. The consortium of TBI and DZI 2000 MEBO submits the offer for 67% of DZI ca

Politics | June 15, 2001, Friday // 00:00 | Viewed: 833

ELECTION NEWS IN BRIEF

Bulgaria achieved remarkable macroeconomic results during the past 4 years, but did not paid enough attention to the development of small and medium-size enterprises, Bulgarian President Petar Stoyanov said in an interview for Dutch magazine `Internationa

Politics | June 15, 2001, Friday // 00:00 | Viewed: 681

BULGARIA FACES REFUGEE INVASION

Bulgaria is expecting refugee movements due to intensifying conflict in Macedonia, Bulgarian PM Ivan Kostov said yesterday. Few days ago Defense Minister Boiko Noev denied such threat but Foreign Minister Nadejda Mihailova expressed Bulgaria`s readiness t

Politics | June 15, 2001, Friday // 00:00 | Viewed: 775

SIMEON II: MONARCHY IS NOT ON MY SCHEDULE

`I have no ambition to restore the monarchy in Bulgaria. My sole ambition is to improve the living standard in the country.

Politics | June 15, 2001, Friday // 00:00 | Viewed: 747

SPANISH ABC ON BULGARIAN ELECTIONS

Fluent Spanish daily ABC published a special survey on elections in Bulgaria this week. `Bulgaria is preparing for elections on Sunday, 17 June 2001.

Politics | June 15, 2001, Friday // 00:00 | Viewed: 713
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