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SIRAKOV AND ASSISTANT AT PRINCE`S RECEPTION

Acting coach of Levski Nasko Sirakov and his playing assistant Stanimir Stoilov honored the invitation by prince Kiril and attended a reception, organized by him in London to celebrate the guesting of the Bulgarian champion. The son of PM Simeon Saxe-Cobu

Sports | September 20, 2001, Thursday // 00:00

NATIONAL TELEVISION JOURNALISTS DEMAND MEDIA CHECK

12 journalists from the Bulgarian National Television demanded from the Chief Prosecutor Nikola Filchev to order a check of the media. There are conflicts of interests, corruption and financial abuse in the television according to them.

Politics | September 20, 2001, Thursday // 00:00

SPECIAL SERVICES READ PERSONAL E MAILS

The Special Services read the e-mails not only abroad but also in Bulgaria, Dnevnik Daily wrote. This measure was heightened especially after the assaults in the United States.

Business | September 20, 2001, Thursday // 00:00

THE CABINET INCREASED THE MINIMUM SALARY

The Cabinet voted the increase of the minimum salary from BGN 85 to BGN 100. The minimum hourly wage per working day for a five day working week will be 59 stotinki from now on.

Politics | September 20, 2001, Thursday // 00:00

SMOLYAN COURT REVOKED GORUBSO BANKRUPCY

The Smolyan Regional Court revoked the bankruptcy of Gorubso, the National Television BTV announced, quoted by Dnevnik Daily. The Court decided on that when the Agency for State Loans withdrew its claim for BGN 1.

Business | September 20, 2001, Thursday // 00:00

DOVERIE WITH MOST PENSION INSURANCE APPLICANTS

The Doverie Pension Insurance Company has so far managed to attract 390,000 universal pension insurance applicants, BTA wrote. Suglasie Pension Insurance Company (145,000), the Bulgarian Pension Insurance Company (100,000+), the Rodina Saving Co-operative

Business | September 20, 2001, Thursday // 00:00

DEUTSCHE BANK EYES BULGARIA`S BULGARTABAC

Reuters Deutsche Bank wants to buy Bulgaria`s tobacco monopoly Bulgartabac Holding which controls 27 factories, Economy Minister Nikolai Vassilev said on Thursday.

Views on BG | September 20, 2001, Thursday // 00:00

HEAVY VERDICTS AGAINST THE MEDICS WILL BE APPEALED

In case that the verdicts of the Bulgarian medics, charged in intentionally infecting Libyan children, are heavy, they will be appealed, according to Bulgarian Justice Minister Anton Stankov. The verdict will most probably be announced on the September 22

Politics | September 20, 2001, Thursday // 00:00

WORRIED BULGARIA AWAITS LIBYAN HIV TRIAL VERDICT

Reuters A Libyan court is expected to announce on Saturday its verdicts in an unprecedented trial of six Bulgarian medics and a Palestinian doctor charged with deliberately infecting hundreds of Libyan children with HIV.

Views on BG | September 20, 2001, Thursday // 00:00

PRESIDENT AND PARLIAMENT SPEAKER AT NATO EXERCISE

President Peter Stoyanov and National Assembly Speaker Ognyan Gerdzhikov arrived at Graf Ignatievo air base for the final stage of NATO`s air force exercise Cooperative Key 2001. Defense Minister Nikolay Svinarov and General Miho Mihov, Chief of the Gener

Politics | September 20, 2001, Thursday // 00:00

ELECTORAL COMMISSION VOTED FOR NOV 11 ELECTIONS

The Bulgarian Parliament elected a Central Electoral Commission. Maria Pavlova, professor at the Sofia `St Kliment Ohridski` University, will be the commission`s chairman.

Politics | September 20, 2001, Thursday // 00:00

CHECKS ON THE FORMER CABINET TO TAKE PLACE

`The Cabinet of Prime Minister Saxe-Coburg will review the actions of the previous government,` Georgi Petkanov, Bulgarian Interior Minister, announced, quoted by Info Radio. The checks will be made on all levels of the former ruling power.

Politics | September 20, 2001, Thursday // 00:00

NEW ANTI TERRORISM DECLARATION TO BE ADOPTED

The Bulgarian National Assembly discusses the adoption of a new declaration against terrorism, Info radio reported. The declaration was necessitated because of the new developments in the international situation.

Politics | September 20, 2001, Thursday // 00:00

EIGHT HUNDRED TEACHERS ON STRIKE IN RUSSE

The number of the striking teachers in Russe increased to 800. The German Language School in the town also joined the protesting schools.

Politics | September 20, 2001, Thursday // 00:00

MOBIKOM MIGHT BECOME THIRD GSM OPERATOR

`Mobikom might become third GSM operator,` the company`s co-manager Tim Busseret announced. `If Mobikom is awarded a GSM license it can have a network up and running in 6 months.

Business | September 20, 2001, Thursday // 00:00

BALKAN TOWNS MEETING IN NESSEBUR

`Let`s not put barriers and walls but build bridges for a better future,` were the welcoming words of Vice President Todor Kavaldjiev to the participants at the meeting of cities with cultural and historical heritage from the Southeastern region: The meet

Society | September 20, 2001, Thursday // 00:00

PEACEFUL STAR 2001 EXERCISES BEGAN IN ISTANBUL

Turkish news agency Anatolia Peaceful Start-2001 manoeuvre, which was planned to create a common understanding with Partnership for Peace (PfP) countries and preserve peace, started in Istanbul on September 19.

Views on BG | September 20, 2001, Thursday // 00:00

FRENCH PARLIAMENT FAVORS BULGARIA`S EU CANDIDACY

`France considers that Bulgaria`s candidacy to become a member of the EU is equal to the bids of all other applicants,` Francois Loncle, Chairman of the Foreign Affairs Committee of the French National Assembly. Loncle said that after a meeting with the B

Politics | September 20, 2001, Thursday // 00:00

DEFENSE COOPERATION WITH HOLLAND DISCUSSED

Bulgarian Deputy Defense minister Radi Naidenov had a meeting with his Dutch counterpart Dirk Bart on September 19. Bart is on a three-day official visit to Bulgaria.

Politics | September 20, 2001, Thursday // 00:00

EURO ATLANTIC REPS ARRIVED AT THE NATO EXERCISE

Representatives of the Political and Military Steering Committee of the Euro-Atlantic Partnership Council arrived on September 19 at the Graf Ignatievo air base near Plovdiv. The purpose of the group is to observe the organization of the ongoing multinati

Politics | September 20, 2001, Thursday // 00:00

SWITCHBOARD IN KOZLODUY ON FIRE

An electric switchboard in a water treatment building of the Kozlodouy nuclear plant went on fire at 12.30 pm on September 19.

Business | September 20, 2001, Thursday // 00:00
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