All articles - Page 9025

EU PROGRESS WILL TOP TALKS OF MINISTERS IN COPENHAGEN

Bulgaria's Euro-integration Meglena Kouneva leaves for Copenhagen on Monday to meet with her Danish counterpart Bertel Haarder. Kuneva and Haarder will discuss the progress in the accession negotiations between Bulgaria and the European Union, presided by

Politics | August 11, 2002, Sunday // 00:00

NUMBER OF HIV INFECTED GOES UP Y/Y IN BULGARIA

Bulgaria is still a country with low prevalence of HIV/AIDS, UNAIDS Program Analyst at the UNDP Country Office in Sofia Manoela Grozdanova said in an interview for novinite.com.

Politics | August 11, 2002, Sunday // 00:00

MANOELA GROZDANOVA: HIV HAS NO BOUNDARIES AND SPREADS IN ALL STRATA OF SOCIETY

Manoela Grozdanova has been UNAIDS Program Analyst at the UNDP Country Office in Bulgaria since January 2002. Her responsibilities include cooperation with the government and NGOs in awareness raising, prevention and response intervention in the field of

Novinite Insider » Interview | August 11, 2002, Sunday // 00:00

BULGARIAN RECEIVES INTERNATIONAL HUMAN RIGHTS AWARD

Yonko Grozev, the director of the Legal Defence Programme of the Bulgarian Helsinki Committee, has been awarded the 2002 International Human Rights Award from the American Bar Association Section of Litigation, the committee announced. The other honouree

Politics | August 10, 2002, Saturday // 00:00

RESCUERS ARE STILL SEARCHING THE DEVASTATED SHORELINE OF RUSSIA'S BLAC...

Rescuers are still searching the devastated shoreline of Russia's Black Sea Coast for more victims of the past week's flash floods. Torrential rains swept across the popular tourist region, submerging villages and causing rivers and reservoirs to burst th

World | August 10, 2002, Saturday // 00:00

FORMER VENEZUELAN PRESIDENT CARLOS ANDRES PEREZ PREDICTED ON SATURDAY ...

Former Venezuelan president Carlos Andres Perez predicted on Saturday there would be another military coup against President Hugo Chavez, saying only violence would force the left-wing leader from power. "I don't support violent action but I'm convinced t

World | August 10, 2002, Saturday // 00:00

POLICE INVESTIGATING A HUGE WAREHOUSE EXPLOSION THAT KILLED AT LEAST 2...

Police investigating a huge warehouse explosion that killed at least 26 people on the outskirts of the eastern Afghan city of Jalalabad said on Saturday it was most likely an accident. But they immediately added sabotage could not be ruled out.

World | August 10, 2002, Saturday // 00:00

COOPERATION IN TOURISM, BUSINESS TO TOP AGENDA OF MIXED BODY WITH JORDAN

The mixed Bulgarian-Jordanian commission will gather for three days in end-September, starting from September 26th. That emerged after the recent visit of an official Bulgarian delegation, led by Prime Minister Saxe-Coburg in Jordan.

Business | August 10, 2002, Saturday // 00:00

OPERATORS INSIST BTC TO ALLOW COMPETITORS TO ITS FIXED LINES FROM 2003

At a public discussion on the Telecommunications Bill, which is being prepared by the Transport Ministry, operators insisted the Bulgarian Telecommunications Company to allow to competing companies to its fixed lines starting from January 1, 2003. That wa

Business | August 10, 2002, Saturday // 00:00

PROPOSALS FOR IMPROVEMENT IN ARMY RESOURCES ALLOCATION READY

The analysis and proposals for new system for the securing of material resources for the army is ready. That was announced by General Miho Mihov in Varna.

Politics | August 10, 2002, Saturday // 00:00

CITIZENS OF RUSSE SPEND THEIR HOLIDAYS IN THE ALBENA AND SUNNY BEACH R...

Citizens of Russe spend their holidays in the Albena and Sunny Beach resorts, organized by German tour operators, local daily Bryag reported. According to the daily, fourteen-day vacation in a three-star hotel in the resorts costs EUR 340.

Politics | August 10, 2002, Saturday // 00:00

ELEVEN MUNICIPALITIES HAVE BEEN SELECTED TO REALIZE A PROJECT FOR THE ...

Eleven municipalities have been selected to realize a project for the well being of children in Bulgaria. The project is financed by the World Bank and the governments of Great Britain, Japan, Switzerland and Spain.

Politics | August 10, 2002, Saturday // 00:00

ENGINEER STANISLAV RASHKOV, DIRECTOR OF THE DEFENSE PLANT TEREM EXPRES...

Engineer Stanislav Rashkov, director of the defense plant TEREM expressed the opinion that no risk for the environment existed from the demolition of Bulgaria's Scud, SS-23 and Frog missiles. He added that the team was well prepared.

Politics | August 10, 2002, Saturday // 00:00

THE SPANISH POLICE HAVE ARRESTED THREE BULGARIANS WHO ORGANIZED TRAFFI...

The Spanish police have arrested three Bulgarians who organized trafficking of women for prostitutes, the Italian Agency ANSA reported. During the police action, thirty-seven women were arrested, illegally living in Spain and forced to work as prostitutes

Politics | August 10, 2002, Saturday // 00:00

TWO MISSILES' COMPONENTS TO BE DESTROYED IN ROMANIA

Two of the missiles' components will be destroyed in Romania, General Nikola Kolev, Head of the General Staff of the Bulgarian armed forces said in the Black Sea city Varna. He explained that Bulgaria did not have the necessary technology to incinerate th

Politics | August 10, 2002, Saturday // 00:00

US ASKS BULGARIA NOT TO EXTRADITE AMERICANS FOR TRIAL

The Bush administration, still wary of the new International Criminal Court, is negotiating with Bulgaria not to send American peacekeepers or other personnel to the court, whose purpose is to prosecute individuals for war crimes and genocide when nationa

Politics | August 10, 2002, Saturday // 00:00

JAPANESE INVESTOR PLANS TO EXPAND BUSINESS IN BULGARIA

The Japanese entrepreneur Torao Tokuda said that he was ready to enlarge his company's investments in Bulgaria at a meeting with representatives of the Bulgarian Industrial Association. During the meeting, the conditions for foreign investments, the tax p

Business | August 10, 2002, Saturday // 00:00

THE AMBASSADOR OF KUWAIT TO BULGARIA, MOHAMMAD ABDUL RASUL AL-AWADI, I...

The Ambassador of Kuwait to Bulgaria, Mohammad Abdul Rasul Al-Awadi, invited Bulgaria's Foreign Minister Passy to visit Kuwait. The ambassador delivered the invitation on behalf of the First Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Foreign Affairs of Kuwait,

Politics | August 10, 2002, Saturday // 00:00

VERHEUGEN: SEE THE FINAL PACKAGE FIRST BEFORE MAKING UP YOUR MIND

The Malta Times Jesmond Bonello

Views on BG | August 10, 2002, Saturday // 00:00

ROMANIA TACKLES HUMAN TRAFFICKERS

Balkan Crisis Report By Paul Cristian Radu in Bucharest

Views on BG | August 10, 2002, Saturday // 00:00

THE NEWS WITH MORE FRIENDLY AND BETTER-ORGANIZED LAYOUT

The largest Bulgarian daily on-line newspaper in English The News, published by www.novinite.

Politics | August 10, 2002, Saturday // 00:00
Bulgaria news Novinite.com (Sofia News Agency - www.sofianewsagency.com) is unique with being a real time news provider in English that informs its readers about the latest Bulgarian news. The editorial staff also publishes a daily online newspaper "Sofia Morning News." Novinite.com (Sofia News Agency - www.sofianewsagency.com) and Sofia Morning News publish the latest economic, political and cultural news that take place in Bulgaria. Foreign media analysis on Bulgaria and World News in Brief are also part of the web site and the online newspaper. News Bulgaria