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A TOTAL OF 2,280 KG OF HEROIN HAVE BEEN SEIZED BY THE CUSTOMS OFFICIAL...

A total of 2,280 kg of heroin have been seized by the Customs officials at Kapitan Andreevo checkpoint in the morning on November 26. The drug was found after a check-up of Peugeot automobile with Bulgarian registration entering Bulgaria from Turkey.

Politics | November 26, 2001, Monday // 00:00

WORLD FREESTYLE WRESTLING RESULTS

Results of the final round of the World Freestyle Wrestling Championships in Sofia: Men

Views on BG | November 26, 2001, Monday // 00:00

“FREE MOVEMENT OF GOODS” CHAPTER NEGOTIATIONS TO START BEFORE 2002

Bulgaria is to start negotiations with the European Union on the chapter “Free Movement of goods” till the end of 2001, Silvana Lyubenova, Director of the European Integration Directorate with the Economy Ministry, announced on November 26. She pointed ou

Politics | November 26, 2001, Monday // 00:00

PAUL COLMAN, PEACE AMBASSADOR ENTERED BULGARIA ON NOVEMBER 25. HE STAR...

Paul Colman, Peace Ambassador entered Bulgaria on November 25. He started his tour from Manchester in November last year and so far he has walked 5,000 km.

Politics | November 26, 2001, Monday // 00:00

THE RUSSE DUTY FREE ZONE HAS INVESTED MORE THAN BGN 250 000 TO MODERNI...

The Russe duty free zone has invested more than BGN 250 000 to modernize its infrastructure and to improve the work conditions for the 850 foreign firms within the zone.

Politics | November 26, 2001, Monday // 00:00

UDF LEADER: PARVANOV WON DUE TO PEOPLE’S SOCIAL EXPECTATIONS

The meeting of the National Council of the United Democratic Forces started. The main topics that are being discussed are the results from the presidential elections and the political behaviour of the United Democratic Forces after the parliamentary elect

Politics | November 26, 2001, Monday // 00:00

TWO METERS HIGH SNOW-DRIFTS WERE FORMED IN THE ZLATITSA AND PIRDOP REG...

Two meters high snow-drifts were formed in the Zlatitsa and Pirdop regions because of the strong wind.

Politics | November 26, 2001, Monday // 00:00

SIX HIGHLY DEVELOPED BUSINESS INCUBATORS WILL BE CREATED IN GABROVO, N...

Six highly developed business incubators will be created in Gabrovo, Northern Bulgaria, financed by PHARE.

Politics | November 26, 2001, Monday // 00:00

PROTESTERS TO TABLE ARGUMENTS AGAINST HIGHER EXCISE DUTY IN PARLIAMENT

MPs from the parliamentary committees of economy and budget and finance will meet representatives of the organizations, protesting against the introduction of excise duties on propane-butane today. The meeting will be held in the Parliament building.

Politics | November 26, 2001, Monday // 00:00

TWIN KINGDOMS DANCE SPECTACLE - TRIUMPH

November 23 to 25, 2001 Manhattan Theatre Club Main stage Program

Views on BG | November 26, 2001, Monday // 00:00

FOREIGN MINISTER WILL DISCUSS BILATERAL RELATIONS IN YUGOSLAVIA

Bulgarian Foreign Minister Passy leaves on an official visit to Yugoslavia on the invitation of his Yugoslav counterpart Goran Svilanovic. The officials will discuss the Bulgarian-Yugoslav relations and the situation in SouthEastern Europe.

Politics | November 26, 2001, Monday // 00:00

ECOLOGY MINISTER DOLORES ARSENOVA IS TO MEET MARGOT WALLSTROM EC COMMI...

Ecology Minister Dolores Arsenova is to meet Margot Wallstrom EC Commissioner for Environment Directorate-General in Brussels on November 26.

Politics | November 26, 2001, Monday // 00:00

GRAPE HARVEST 2001 SUFFERS A FALL

Grape harvest for industrial purposes in 2001 fell to 200,000 tons according to preliminary data of the Bulgarian Vine and Wine Chamber. This is down by 380,000 tons in comparison with 2000.

Business | November 26, 2001, Monday // 00:00

BULGARIAN STOCK EXCHANGE WITH MORE TRANSACTIONS LAST WEEK

Bulgarian Press Agency Brokers and investors are increasingly active on the Bulgarian Stock Exchange-Sofia.

Views on BG | November 26, 2001, Monday // 00:00

BULGARIAN CARTOON APPLAUDED IN EUROPE AND US

"Pornoless," an animation film by Martin Georgiev attracted many viewers and received positive feedback in Europe and America. The three-minute production discusses the wild sexual fears of the main character and his efforts to suppress his persistent vis

Society | November 26, 2001, Monday // 00:00

COMPENSATIONS FOR LOSS-INCURRING PHONE SERVICES SUGGESTED

Compensations for the telecommunications operators suffering form loss-incurring but important for the society phone services are being discussed by the Transport and Communications Ministry, Petur Rendov, head of the Information Society Directorate with

Business | November 26, 2001, Monday // 00:00

PLOTS ON SOFIA ROAD TO BE SOLD

Tenders are to be opened for twenty-one of the land plots along the southern section of Sofia ring road. The sales are expected to attract many investors because of the planned upgrade of transport infrastructure in the area.

Business | November 26, 2001, Monday // 00:00

SOFIA-SKOPJE RAIL PROJECT DISCUSSED IN MACEDONIA

The Macedonian Prime Minister Ljubco Georgievski had a meeting with an official delegation of Sofia Municipality, led by Mayor Stefan Sofianski. At the meeting, Georgievski called on his Bulgarian counterpart Saxe-Coburg to intensify the bilateral relatio

Business | November 26, 2001, Monday // 00:00

BULGARIAN COMPANY WITH GOLD MEDAL FOR NATIONAL DISTRIBUTOR IN RUSSIA

At a ceremony in the Kremlin, BRK Cosmetics of Bulgaria was awarded the Gold Medal for Distributor of National Cosmetics in Russia. The company supplies 30 % of all Bulgarian-made goods sold on the Russian market.

Business | November 26, 2001, Monday // 00:00

ITALIAN, FRENCH COMPANIES INTERESTED IN ENERGY SECTOR PRIVATIZATION

French and Italian companies are interested in the privatization of Bulgarian electricity companies, including all seven electricity distribution companies, Nikolay Vassilev, Deputy Prime Minister and Economy Minister, announced. The Italian companies hav

Business | November 26, 2001, Monday // 00:00

GOVERNMENT NEEDS BGN 800 M FOR DEBTS PAYMENT

The Bulgarian Government needs BGN 800 M for the payment of the debts of municipalities, hospitals and schools, including budget-funded wage arrears and social benefits, Finance Minister Velchev said during the Simeon II National Movement seminar in Borov

Politics | November 26, 2001, Monday // 00:00
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