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NATO INTERESTED IN BULGARIANS MEMBERSHIP APPROVAL

”The meeting between the Bulgarian delegation and NATO representatives at the Brussels headquarters raised questions that will change our understanding of the Alliance as a purely military organization,” Elena Poptodorova, the spokeswoman of the Foreign M

Politics | November 7, 2001, Wednesday // 00:00

90% OF STATE-OWNED COMPANIES TO BE LIQUIDATED

Some 90% of the state-owned companies in Bulgaria are to be liquidated or declared insolvent, the Economy Ministry announced. The losses incurred by these companies for the first six months of 2001 amount to BGN 141 M.

Business | November 7, 2001, Wednesday // 00:00

BANK PRIVATIZATION TO END BY MID-2003

Bulgarian bank privatization will be completed by mid-2003, Neli Kordovska, the newly elected executive director of the Bulgarian Bank Consolidation Company (BCC), announced on November 6. The sale of State Savings Bank, the last deal in the banking secto

Business | November 7, 2001, Wednesday // 00:00

BONEV CALLED ON THE PEOPLE TO VOTE

In a presidential debate, broadcasted by the Bulgarian National Television on November 6, Bogomil Bonev said that the editors of the leading Bulgarian press had access to the report that Stoyanov disclosed in the bTV presidential debate. According to Bone

Politics | November 6, 2001, Tuesday // 00:00

IN THE EVENING OF NOVEMBER 6, THE PARLIAMENTARY GROUP OF THE NATIONAL ...

In the evening of November 6, the parliamentary group of the National Movement Simeon II had a meeting in Parliament. Deputy Prime Minister and Economy Minister Nikolay Vassiolev and Finance Minister Milen Velchev talked to the MPs of the ruling party.

Politics | November 6, 2001, Tuesday // 00:00

MEASURES AGAINST ANTHRAX TO BE TAKEN ON NOV 11

The members of the Central Electoral Commission decided on November 6 that measures against anthrax threats during the presidential elections should be taken. During the previous elections, election officials checked the election booths after every tenth

Politics | November 6, 2001, Tuesday // 00:00

UDF BRACES FOR STOYANOV’S 1ST ROUND RE-ELECTION

The structures of the United Democratic Forces (UDF) are fully prepared to support the independent candidate president Petur Stoyanov at the presidential elections on 11 November, the party’s leaders announced after the National Executive Council’s meetin

Politics | November 6, 2001, Tuesday // 00:00

VICE PRESIDENT AT CONFERENCE ON FIGHTING TERRORISM

President Aleksander Kwasniewski and Foreign Minister Wlodzimierz Cimoszewicz welcomed sixteen representatives of Baltic states, Visegrad group, Balkan states, Ukraine and Moldova who arrived to attend a Warsaw Conference on terrorism fighting. The Bulgar

Politics | November 6, 2001, Tuesday // 00:00

ALL GAS STATIONS IN BIG TOWNS WILL BE CLOSED FOR AT LEAST 24 HOURS,STA...

All gas stations in big towns will be closed for at least 24 hours,starting November 7, the Chairman of the Association of gas and petrol ventures, Dimitur Stanchev said. At 8.

Politics | November 6, 2001, Tuesday // 00:00

BUSH INVOKES GHOSTS OF IRON CURTAIN

By SCOTT LINDLAW Associated Press

Views on BG | November 6, 2001, Tuesday // 00:00

THE BULGARIAN ORTHODOX PATRIARCH MAXIM AND THE CHIEF MUFTI OF THE BULG...

The Bulgarian Orthodox Patriarch Maxim and the Chief Mufti of the Bulgarian Muslims, Selim Mehmed had a meeting on November 6. Both discussed cooperation on social and education projects.

Politics | November 6, 2001, Tuesday // 00:00

COMMITTEE ON EUROPEAN ELECTRICAL PROJECT SET UP

The Power Engineering and Energy Resources State Agency (PEERSA) set up a National Steering Committee for Coordinating and Managing the Implementation of the Southeast European Electrical System Technical Support Project (SEETEC) at national level, the PE

Politics | November 6, 2001, Tuesday // 00:00

THE RECEIVERS OF THE BULGARIAN NATIONAL CARRIER ”BALKAN” AIRLINES PUT ...

The receivers of the Bulgarian national carrier ”Balkan” Airlines put a ban on the removal of property out of the company, sources from the company announced. The present receivers - Hristo Mollov and Olga Milenkova – were elected at the general sharehold

Politics | November 6, 2001, Tuesday // 00:00

GREECE – AMONG TOP INVESTORS IN BULGARIA

Representatives of Greek companies and banks in Bulgaria, Deputy Prime Minister and Economy Minister Nikolay Vassilev and Finance Minister Milen Velchev had a working meeting on November 6. The meeting was organized on the initiative of Greek Ambassador t

Business | November 6, 2001, Tuesday // 00:00

NEW DIRECTOR OF THE RUSSE CUSTOMS APPOINTED

The replacement of the officials at the Russe customs started on November 6. Thirteen employees in the customs were fired.

Politics | November 6, 2001, Tuesday // 00:00

WORLD BANK AGREEMENT MAY BE SIGNED NEXT YEAR

The Bulgarian Prime Minister Saxe-Coburg had a meeting with Pieter Stek, Executive Director of the World Bank's Netherlands Constituency Group. Pieter Stek is visiting Bulgaria as part of his tour of countries of the Netherlands Constituency, such as Mold

Politics | November 6, 2001, Tuesday // 00:00

ROADSHOW ON EUROBONDS STARTS NOVEMBER 7

The Bulgarian Finance Minister Milen Velchev will visit the biggest European Investment centers, starting November 7. The visit is in connection with the eurobonds, issued by the Bulgarian Government.

Business | November 6, 2001, Tuesday // 00:00

LAST WEEK A LONG QUEUE ON THE GREEK SIDE OF THE BORDER AT “KULATA” CHE...

Last week a long queue on the Greek side of the border at “Kulata” checkpoint was reported. “The queue is six-seven kilometers long,” Michalis Christidis, the Greek Ambassador to Bulgaria, said in an interview for Darik Radio after his visit at the checkp

Politics | November 6, 2001, Tuesday // 00:00

CUSTOMS OFFICERS AT GUESHEVO BORDER CHECKPOINT (ON THE MACEDONIAN BORD...

Customs officers at Gueshevo border checkpoint (on the Macedonian border) seized 27.5 kg of hashish, Kyustendil Regional Directorate of the Interior Spokeswoman Katya Tabachka announced.

Politics | November 6, 2001, Tuesday // 00:00

BGN 50 M REVENUES FROM PRIVATIZATION REPORTED

The team of the Economy Ministry, headed by the Deputy Prime Minister and Economy Minister Nikolay Vassilev gave a press conference on the work of the ministry for the first one hundred days since in power. According to the ministry officials, the Economy

Business | November 6, 2001, Tuesday // 00:00

EU NEGOTIATIONS CANNOT BE COMPLETED IN 2003

Standart Daily BY Ljubomir Mihailov

Views on BG | November 6, 2001, Tuesday // 00:00
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