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PASSY: STOP AMBASSADORS` APPOINTMENT

The King`s coalition appeals appointment of Bulgarian Ambassadors, Consuls and Charges d`affairs ad interim abroad to be stopped till the formation of the new government. This was distributed to the media in a fax signed by Solomon Pasi, leader the King`s

Politics | June 22, 2001, Friday // 00:00

THE SPECTATOR: THE NEW NELSON MANDELA

Owen Matthews talks to ex-King Simeon of Bulgaria, who has just won his country`s elections King Simeon Borissov Saxe-Coburg of Bulgaria sits in a beautifully appointed drawing-room in his small neo-Gothic palace on the outskirts of Sofia, signed photo

Views on BG | June 22, 2001, Friday // 00:00

CZECH DEPUTY PM ANGRY ON BULGARIAN PRIVATIZATION

Czech Deputy Prime minister Miroslav Gregr sent and angry letter to the Bulgarian Deputy PM Peter Zhotev about the privatization deal with water power cascade Sandanska Bistritsa. He asks Zhotev to be more involved and to puch the Privatization agency to

Business | June 22, 2001, Friday // 00:00

TODAY`S NEWS IN ONE SENTENCE

ProCredit Bank, newly established bank for small and medium-size funding is applying for license from the Bulgarian National Bank. EBRD, the International Finance Corporation further more Comerzbank and IMI are among the shareholders of the bank.

Business | June 22, 2001, Friday // 00:00

BTC TO OBTAIN GSM 3 IN BULGARIA WITHOUT TENDER

Bulgarian Telecommunications Company was assured today it would obtain the third GSM license in Bulgaria. It was done in an almost urgent matter in order to increase the price for the Telecom before it is privatized.

Business | June 22, 2001, Friday // 00:00

INTERVIEW WITH PRESIDENT STOYANOV CONDUCTED BY STANDART DAILY

Mr. Stoyanov, Mayor Sofianski asked for the resignation of the UDF leadership.

Business | June 21, 2001, Thursday // 00:00

INTERVIEW WITH SOFIA MAYOR STEFAN SOFIANSKI CONDUCTED BY STANDART DAILY

Mr. Sofianski, what will you do if they `chip you off` from the UDF because of your statement?

Business | June 21, 2001, Thursday // 00:00

PRESIDENT CONVENES NEW PARLIAMENT JULY 5

President Peter Stoyanov will convene the newly elected Parliament on July 5, the President`s Press Secretariat said Thursday, June 21. July 5 is the 18th day within the one-month period following the parliamentary vote, during which the head of state is

Politics | June 21, 2001, Thursday // 00:00

STOYANOV HOPES NEW TEAM WILL DIRECT TO NATO TOO

The President voiced hope that the new Bulgarian government will continue at the same pace and with the same ambition along the path towards NATO membership. It was said in a working lunch with the ambassadors of the NATO member states Thursday.

Politics | June 21, 2001, Thursday // 00:00

MS SENIOR VP: ENERGY AND COMMITMENT IN BULGARIA

The intellectual right properties, localization of the software and sofintroduction of Cyrillic alphabet to the Microsoft system was one of the issues discussed at the meeting between President Petar Stoyanov and the Senior Vice President of Microsoft Cor

Business | June 21, 2001, Thursday // 00:00

GOVERNMENT READY TO RENDER SUPPORT TO MACEDONIA

In a special declaration adopted at a closed-door meeting Thursday the Bulgarian Government voiced willingness to render full support to NATO in a future operation in Macedonia within the existing agreements between this country and the Alliance. `We insi

Business | June 21, 2001, Thursday // 00:00

GOVERNMENT RESPONDS: ALL EXPENSES WITHIN LIMITS

All current government expenses are within the limits of the national budget projections was announced today at a regular meeting of the Council of Ministers. Yesterday experts from King`s team appealed to the government to stop all privatization deals an

Politics | June 21, 2001, Thursday // 00:00

BBC: BULGARIA: EX-PREMIER URGES CENTRE-RIGHT PARTY TO COOPERATE WITH EX-KING`S PARTY

According to Filip Dimitrov, former prime minister and leader of the Union of Democratic Forces [SDS] the SDS should agree to take part in a government formed by the Simeon II National Movement coalition [SND], which won the 17 June general elections. "I

Business | June 21, 2001, Thursday // 00:00

TRADE CENTER INTERPRED TO BE SOLD TO HOTEL OWNERS

The South Korean corporation Daewoo that was suffering a deep crisis during the last couple of years is now going to sell the World Trade Center Interpred (WTC) in Sofia to the owners of Radisson SAS in Sofia, the former MP Veselin Bonchev elaborated in P

Business | June 21, 2001, Thursday // 00:00

OTE SETS UP NEW COMPANY IN BULGARIA

The Greek OTE Consulting established a new company Advanced Business & Technology Services (AB&TS) based in Sofia, Pari Daily announced. The basic activity of the new company is consultations in the field of high technologies emphasizing on communication

Business | June 21, 2001, Thursday // 00:00

FINACIAL EXPERTS` ANALYSES POST ELECTIONS BULGARIA

Marcin Wiszniewski, East Europe strategist at Morgan Stanley: Bulgaria`s new leader, the King Simeon II, is set to pursue an aggressive program of economic reforms.

Business | June 21, 2001, Thursday // 00:00

SOFYANSKI: KOSTOV MUST LEAVE NOW

Mayor of Sofia Srefan Sofiyanski, former interim Prime Minister in 1997, appealed the executive body of Union of Democratic Forces must resign and Prime Minister Ivan Kostov should step back with dignity. `I appeal it not as a mayor, just as a regular par

Politics | June 21, 2001, Thursday // 00:00

KING`S EXPERTS TO CLOSE PRIVATIZATION AGENCY

National Movement Simeon II, which won general election last Sunday, will close down the Privatization Agency and will establish a new institution charged with the management of the state-owned assets, an MP from the region of Haskovo informed. The new ag

Politics | June 21, 2001, Thursday // 00:00

TODAY`S NEWS IN ONE SENTENCE

Queen Nur of Jordan, widow of late King Husein spent 17 hours in Bulgaria, meeting King Simeon II as the first high leveled royal person to congratulate him personally winning the Sunday elections. ***

Business | June 21, 2001, Thursday // 00:00

SPOKESMAN AGAINST LIBYAN CASE LAWYER

Foreign Ministry Spokesman Radko Vlaikov on Wednesday described as `ill-advised` a proposal which defense lawyer Vladimir Sheitanov made at Sunday`s court hearing of the AIDS case in Tripoli, BTA stated. Sheitanov invited 25 HIV-infected Libyan children t

Business | June 21, 2001, Thursday // 00:00

USD 60 AVERAGE MONTHLY INCOME IN BULGARIA

The average per capita income in March was 112.18 levs, Standart daily reported.

Business | June 20, 2001, Wednesday // 00:00
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