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PRELIMINARY ELECTIONS –POSSIBLE CRISIS OUTCOME, UDF RESOLUTION READS

“Preliminary elections are the possible outcome from the crisis, “ the political resolution of the thirteenth national conference of the union of Democratic Forces (UDF) reads.

Views on BG | March 10, 2002, Sunday // 00:00

LONG QUEUES HAVE AGAIN FORMED AT POLLING STATIONS IN ZIMBABWE'S CAPITA...

Long queues have again formed at polling stations in Zimbabwe's capital, Harare, as people vote on the second day of the country's presidential elections. Some voters spent the night in the open, wrapped in blankets, waiting for the polling stations to re

World | March 10, 2002, Sunday // 00:00

FOREIGN MINISTER ARRIVED IN US, WILL DISCUSS BID TO JOIN NATO

Bulgaria's Foreign Minister Passy arrived in US, where he pays a five-day visit. Upon his arrival, Passy told journalists that matters of bilateral relations and the US support for Bulgaria's bid to join NATO, cooperation on priority questions in the work

Politics | March 10, 2002, Sunday // 00:00

PRESIDENT BUSH SATURDAY SIGNED A STRIPPED-DOWN VERSION OF AN ECONOMIC ...

President Bush Saturday signed a stripped-down version of an economic stimulus bill that extends unemployment benefits for displaced workers, but doesn't contain the tax cuts the president originally supported. "We're seeing some encouraging signs in the

World | March 10, 2002, Sunday // 00:00

IVAN IVANOV WAS ELECTED CHIEF SECRETARY OF THE UNION OF DEMOCRATIC FOR...

Ivan Ivanov was elected Chief Secretary of the Union of Democratic Forces. He was deputy economy minister in the UDF government.

Politics | March 10, 2002, Sunday // 00:00

PRESIDENT PARVANOV CONGRATULATED NADEZHDA MIHAYLOVA WITH A TELEGRAM ON...

President Parvanov congratulated Nadezhda Mihaylova with a telegram on her election for leader of the Union of Democratic Forces.

Politics | March 10, 2002, Sunday // 00:00

PRESIDENT: POLITICAL STABILITY IS EXTREMELY IMPORTANT NOW

Bulgaria’s President Georgi Parvanov said that preserving political stability is extremely important since 2002 is decisive for Bulgaria. According to him new political tension would lead to dramatic consequences.

Views on BG | March 10, 2002, Sunday // 00:00

SPAIN’S PM INVITED CANDIDATE STATES TO EU SUMMIT IN BARCELONA

Spanish Prime Minister Jose Maria Aznar, whose country currently holds the rotating leadership of the European Union, invited the candidate countries to Spain to participate in an EU summit next week. In a letter to the leaders of the candidate countries,

Politics | March 10, 2002, Sunday // 00:00

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Society | March 10, 2002, Sunday // 00:00

NADEZHDA MIHAYLOVA ELECTED NEW LEADER OF UDF

Former foreign minister Nadezhda Mihaylova was elected leader of the rightist Union of Democratic Forces on Sunday. The delegates of the UDF national conference elected her with 2374 votes.

Politics | March 10, 2002, Sunday // 00:00

DEPUTY PM: PRIVATIZATION ACT CHANGES WON’T BE MADE IN SPITE OF VETO

“There won’t be amendments to the Act on privatisation and post-privatization control after the presidential veto, “ Nikolay Vassilev told the Bulgarian National radio. President Parvanov sent back to Parliament for further consideration the new act on pr

Business | March 10, 2002, Sunday // 00:00

PM: BULGARIA AND ROMANIA WITH JOINT EFFORTS TOWARDS NATO ENTRY

Bulgaria and Romania will conduct regular consultations in connection with NATO entry, it emerged from the talks between Bulgaria’s Prime Minister Saxe-Coburg and Romania’s Prime Minister Adrian Nastase in the Romanian resort Sinaya. Prime Minister Saxe-C

Politics | March 10, 2002, Sunday // 00:00

ISRAELI PRIME MINISTER ARIEL SHARON SAID SUNDAY HE FAVORS LIFTING THE ...

Israeli Prime Minister Ariel Sharon said Sunday he favors lifting the ban preventing Yasser Arafat from traveling outside Ramallah so the Palestinian Authority president can attend the Arab League summit. Sharon's comments come a day after two back-to-bac

World | March 10, 2002, Sunday // 00:00

HEALTH MINISTER BOZHIDAR FINKOV, THE CHAIRMAN OF THE HEALTH FUND STEFA...

Health Minister Bozhidar Finkov, the chairman of the health fund Stefan Sofianski and the chairmans of the Dentists’ Union and the Medics’ Union signed on March 10th the National Framework Agreement for 2002. The document will be active on the whole terri

Politics | March 10, 2002, Sunday // 00:00

BULGARIAN-AUSTRIAN PROJECT TO ASSIST FEMALE ENTREPRENEURS

A Bulgarian-Austrian project will provide up to USD 3,000 to assist Bulgarian women who want to start their own business or expand existing business venures. Bulgaria will receive funding from the Austrian government, Foundation for Entrepreneurship Devel

Business | March 10, 2002, Sunday // 00:00

RELATIONS WITH RUSSIA-UNCHANGED, NOVINITE.COM MAJORITY READERS SAY

According to the majority of the readers of the news provider novinite.com Bulgarian-Russian relations are unchanged.

Views on BG | March 10, 2002, Sunday // 00:00

40% OF BULGARIA’S WOMEN SAY THEY SUFFERED HARASSMENT AT WORK

Up to 40% of Bulgarian women have suffered harassment at their workplace, data from a national representative survey conducted by the Agency for Social Research (ASR) show. 2.

Views on BG | March 10, 2002, Sunday // 00:00

BULGARIAN LEV/EURO OPENS FLAT, LEV/DLR FIRMER

Bulgaria's lev opened at 1.9486/1.

Business | March 10, 2002, Sunday // 00:00

MEMORY OF HOLOCAUST VICTIMS COMMEMMORATED IN PLOVDIV

Bulgaria’s President Parvanov participated in the ceremony in memory of the Holocaust victims and the rescue of the Bulgarian Jews, which was held on March 10th in front of the Jewish Monument in Plovdiv. In his speech, Parvanov described March 10 as "a d

Politics | March 10, 2002, Sunday // 00:00

BULGARTABAC, STATE INSURANCE INSTITUTE TO BE PRIVATISED UNDER OLD ACT

The privatization procedure of Bulgaria’s tobacco monopoly Bulgartabac Holding will start in two weeks under the currently acting Privatization Act, Apostol Apostolov, CEO of the Privatization Agency, said. According to him, next week the sell-off procedu

Business | March 10, 2002, Sunday // 00:00
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