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COOPERATION ON CIGARETTES PRODUCTION NEGOTIATED WITH IRAN

Lyubka Kachakova, Deputy Economy Minister will negotiate cooperation on cigarettes production with Iran. Kachakova and Foreign Minister Passy are in Iran at an official visit.

Business | January 5, 2002, Saturday // 00:00

CHILDREN UNDER 14 WILL BE BANNED FROM GOING TO NIGHT CLUBS

Children under 14 to be banned from going to night clubs is envisaged in a bill to be tabled in Parliament by the Ministry of Health Care. The bill was approved on January 4 at a meeting of the committee, which is to draw up a program on the protection of

Politics | January 4, 2002, Friday // 00:00

LIBYAN UNIVERSITY RECTOR: BG MEDICS IMPORTANT FOR LIBYAN HEALTH CARE

Bulgarian medics have important role for the Libyan health care, the rector of the Al-Fateh University Prof. Dr.

Views on BG | January 4, 2002, Friday // 00:00

THREE SPOILED EURO BANK NOTES DETECTED IN BIOCHIM BANK

Three spoiled EUR 100 bank notes have been detected in Biochim bank. The bank notes did not have a hologram, Rumen Popov, chief cashier of the bank explained.

Business | January 4, 2002, Friday // 00:00

VAT INTRODUCTION ON MEDICINES MAY BE POSTPONED WITH THREE MONTHS

Three-month grace period for calculation of the new prices of the medicines is to be introduced by the Cabinet, according to an agreement between Bozhidar Finkov, Health Care minister and the medicine traders and pharmacists. Finkov promised to lobby for

Business | January 4, 2002, Friday // 00:00

THE COMPLAINT AGAINST THE DECISION OF THE COUNCIL ON ELECTRONIC MEDIA ...

The complaint against the decision of the Council on Electronic Media to dismiss Lilyana Popova from the position Bulgarian National Television General Director will be up before the Supreme Administrative Court on February 4. The decision was based on Po

Politics | January 4, 2002, Friday // 00:00

THE MANAGEMENT OF THE SOFIA AIRPORT ORDERED A CHECK OF ALL EXCHANGE BU...

The management of the Sofia airport ordered a check of all exchange bureaus in the airport because of complaints from foreigners. The Transport Ministry promised to fight “the taxi mafia” there also.

Politics | January 4, 2002, Friday // 00:00

THE SONS OF MP FROM THE SIMEON II NATIONAL MOVEMENT DIMCHO DIMCHEV WHO...

The sons of MP from the Simeon II National Movement Dimcho Dimchev who beat brutally a fireman in the Dimitrovgrad-based discotheque "Baccarat" on January 1 were released from prison on bail of BGN 2000.

Politics | January 4, 2002, Friday // 00:00

AFGHAN FORCES, AIDED BY U.S. COMMANDOS, HAVE STEPPED UP THEIR SEARCH F...

Afghan forces, aided by U.S.

World | January 4, 2002, Friday // 00:00

POLICE IN PAKISTAN SAY THEY HAVE DETAINED ANOTHER 120 ISLAMIC MILITANT...

Police in Pakistan say they have detained another 120 Islamic militants, including several belonging to groups linked to last month's suicide attack on the Indian parliament. The issue of anti-Indian militancy is the key sticking point to attempts to reso

World | January 4, 2002, Friday // 00:00

BULGARIA TO BLOCK IMMIGRANTS INFLUX

Reuters Bulgaria increased police forces on its border with Turkey on Thursday to stem a rising flow of illegal immigrants.

Views on BG | January 4, 2002, Friday // 00:00

HOPES THAT CLONED PIGLETS MIGHT SOON PROVIDE REPLACEMENT ORGANS FOR SI...

Hopes that cloned piglets might soon provide replacement organs for sick people received a setback on Friday when it emerged that Dolly the sheep had developed arthritis. Dolly was the first mammal to be cloned from adult donor cells and her health has lo

World | January 4, 2002, Friday // 00:00

FOREIGN MINISTER VISITS IRAN TO DISCUSS BILATERAL RELATIONS

Foreign Minister Passy and an official Bulgarian delegation is at an official visit to Iran.

Views on BG | January 4, 2002, Friday // 00:00

PRESIDENT-ELECT CONFIRMS EU AND NATO MEMBERSHIP ARE HIS PRIORITIES

Incumbent President Stoyanov and President-elect Parvanov had their first official meeting forty-six days after the presidential elections when the former Socialist Party leader was elected President. Parvanov pointed out that his first official visit abr

Politics | January 4, 2002, Friday // 00:00

STRICTER MEASURES AGAINST ILLEGAL IMMIGRANTS AT TURKISH BORDER

The National Border Police Service (NBPS) has requested the Ministry of Foreign Affairs to urge the Turkish authorities to strengthen the protection of the two countries' common border in order to stop illegal migration, the NBPS Director, Colonel Valeri

Views on BG | January 4, 2002, Friday // 00:00

AMBASSADOR BELIEVES BILATERAL RELATIONS WITH RUSSIA WILL IMPROVE

Bulgaria's Ambassador to Russia Iliyan Vassilev expects January to be particularly intense as far as the Bulgarian-Russian relations are concerned. In an interview for the Bulgarian Telegraph Agency he recalled that the Bulgarian Foreign Minister Passy wi

Views on BG | January 4, 2002, Friday // 00:00

THE UNITED STATES DONATED EQUIPMENT WORTH USD 90,000 FOR A NEW CENTER ...

The United States donated equipment worth USD 90,000 for a new center for fight against human traffic with the Bulgarian National Service for Fight against Organized crime (SFOC). The new center was officially opened on January 4.

Politics | January 4, 2002, Friday // 00:00

SECOND ENVOY TO DISCUSS POPE’S VISIT IN BULGARIA

Bishop Leonardo Sandri, Secretary of State of the Holy See, is to come on a two-day visit in Bulgaria, starting January 8. Bishop Sandri, who has Interior Minister status, will discuss in details Pope John Paul II visit in Bulgaria on May 24, 2002.

Politics | January 4, 2002, Friday // 00:00

THE START OF A SOUTH ASIAN REGIONAL SUMMIT IN NEPAL HAS BEEN DELAYED U...

The start of a South Asian regional summit in Nepal has been delayed until Saturday morning after bad weather held up Pakistani President Pervez Musharraf's flight from China, a delegation official said, quoted by CNN.

World | January 4, 2002, Friday // 00:00

AN ISRAELI ARMORED FORCE RAIDED A PALESTINIAN VILLAGE IN THE WEST BANK...

An Israeli armored force raided a Palestinian village in the West Bank Friday ahead of a U.S.

World | January 4, 2002, Friday // 00:00

PATIENTS MIGHT PAY MEDICINES SURPLUS CHARGE

The list of medicines covered by the National Health Insurance Fund will be longer in comparison with 2001 because of the Fund's decision to pay the VAT on imported medicines, officials of the Fund said. NHIF 2002 budget is reduced twice over budget 2001.

Business | January 4, 2002, Friday // 00:00
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