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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

EU DEMANDS BULGARIA ADOPT ANTI-DISCRIMINATION LEGISLATION

The European Union demands Bulgaria adopt anti-discrimination legislation, Hristina Hristova, Deputy Social Minister said. The European Union urges Bulgaria to adopt new laws against age, gender and religious discrimination by 2002.

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

TWO HUNDRED AMERICANS WILL STAY AT “SARAFOVO” BASE

Two hundred civil Americans and servicemen at most will be able to stay at the temporary American base “Sarafovo”, Foreign Minister Passy announced. Six aerial refueling aircraft will be able to land at “Sarafovo” per day, he added.

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

400 BUSINESSMEN AND POLITICIANS FROM KURDZHALI WILL MEET PRIME MINISTE...

400 businessmen and politicians from Kurdzhali will meet Prime Minister Saxe-Coburg on November 27. The Bulgarian Prime Minister will visit the town on the invitation of regional governance.

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

BULGARIA WITH ANTI-TERRORISM LAW SOON

The European Union requires Bulgaria to prepare a law against terrorism, Georgi Petkanov, Minister of Internal Affairs said during the Simeon II National Movement seminar in Borovets. The Interior Ministry is to prepare strategy against crime by March 30,

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

CASPIAN OIL MOST PROBABLY WILL NOT PASS VIA BULGARIA

The pipe-line Burgas - Alexandroupolis project may not be built since the Russian companies do not want Bulgarian pipes to be used in the oil-conduct, said building experts, quoted by Standart Daily. In Sofia there was a trilateral meeting of the working

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

BULGARIAN WITH GOLD AT WORLD FREESTYLE WRESTLING CHAMPIONSHIP

Nikolay Paslar won gold medal at the 69 kg finals of the 35th World Freestyle Wrestling Championship for men in Sofia on November 25. So far the Bessarabian Bulgarian had won 2 bronze medals for Bulgaria at European Championships.

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

BULGARTABAC TAKES OVER TOBACCO FACTORIES IN RUSSIA

"Bulgartabac Holding" is to become the new owner of the Bulgarian-Russian joint ventures in Russia, Georgi Popov, its general manager said. To now, on the Bulgarian part, the ventures in Stara Zagora, Haskovo, Plovdiv and Shoumen were shareholders in the

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

AT LEAST 500 PRIVATIZATION DEALS UNDER INVESTIGATION

The prosecution is investigating at least 500 privatization deals, deputy chief prosecutor of the Supreme Cassation Prosecution Hristo Manchev told. Investigation into the sales of 'Diamant' - Razgrad, 'Kaolin'-Senovo, 'Elenite', 'Arsenal'-Kazanlak, 'Zlat

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

PASLAR ALSO AT WRESTLING FINAL IN SOFIA

Nikolay Paslar qualified for the 69 kg final at the 35th World Freestyle Wrestling Championship for men in Sofia. Thus the Bessarabian Bulgarian provided himself the silver medal at least.

Sports | November 25, 2001, Sunday // 00:00

IMF IS THE ONE INSISTING ON 20 % VAT FOR TOURISM

Finance Minister Milen Velchev admitted for Standart Daily - Mr Velchev, what will be the destiny of the Customs Agency Director Emil Dimitrov?

Views on BG | November 25, 2001, Sunday // 00:00

JUSTICE MINISTER ANTON STANKOV PLANS AMENDMENTS TO THE CONSTITUTION AI...

Justice Minister Anton Stankov plans amendments to the Constitution aiming reduction in the deputy immunity. It is suggested that the immunity of deputies be connected only with their direct work as legislators.

Politics | November 25, 2001, Sunday // 00:00

EU: ENVIRONMENT TALKS NO HURDLE FOR ENLARGEMENT

ABSTRACTED from Reuters An EU official said the bloc would soon wrap up environment talks with Latvia and Slovakia after closing negotiations on the issue with seven other candidates -- Cyprus, the Czech Republic, Estonia, Hungary, Lithuania, Poland and

Views on BG | November 25, 2001, Sunday // 00:00

THE INTERIOR MINISTRY IS TO PREPARE A REPORT ON THE DRUG TRAFFIC IN BU...

The Interior Ministry is to prepare a report on the drug traffic in Bulgaria till the end of 2001, Georgi Petkanov, Interior Minister, announced on November 25. He said that state officials may be involved as well.

Politics | November 25, 2001, Sunday // 00:00

ON NOVEMBER 25 SOFIA UNIVERSITY “ST. KLIMENT OHRIDSKI”, BULGARIA’S OLD...

On November 25 Sofia University “St. Kliment Ohridski”, Bulgaria’s oldest University, celebrates its patron Saint.

Politics | November 25, 2001, Sunday // 00:00

A PHONE THREAT OF TERRORIST ACT AT THE CENTRAL RAILWAY STATION IN SOFI...

A phone threat of terrorist act at the Central Railway Station in Sofia turned out to be a hoax. The Station will be closed till the morning on November 26.

Politics | November 25, 2001, Sunday // 00:00

EXPERTS FROM THE NATIONAL FILM CENTER EXPRESSED DISSATISFACTION WITH T...

Experts from the National Film Center expressed dissatisfaction with the macro framework of budget 2002 and the sums earmarked for filmmakers. In 2001 the state subsidy for Bulgarian cinema amounted to BGN 1,350,000.

Politics | November 25, 2001, Sunday // 00:00
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