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PRESIDENT CALLED ON BULGARIANS TO UNITE IN LAST NEW YEAR ADDRESS

In his last New Year address to the nation, outgoing President Petar Stoyanov thanked Bulgarian people for their support and called on them to unite. He seized the opportunity to convey a political message as well before President-elect Georgi Parvanov co

Politics | January 1, 2002, Tuesday // 00:00

AMERICAN SOLDIERS LEAVE BURGAS BASE

Part of the contingent of US soldiers and equipment left the military base in the Black Sea coast town of Burgas on December 30. The military equipment was transported from the base on two chartered flights, which departed from the Burgas airport.

Politics | January 1, 2002, Tuesday // 00:00

FOREIGN MINISTER HOPEFUL BULGARIA CONTINUES ITS PROGRESS IN 2002

“The two most significant events that 2002 will bring us are the meeting of NATO-member states in Prague in November and the fate of the Bulgarian medics in Libya, “ Foreign Minister Passy said. According to Minister Passy the ice in the relations between

Politics | January 1, 2002, Tuesday // 00:00

TWO KURDS HAVE BEEN ARRESTED BY THE POLICEMEN IN HASKOVO DISTRICT, SOU...

Two Kurds have been arrested by the policemen in Haskovo district, Southern Bulgaria, while trying to cross illegally the Bulgarian border. The forty-year-old man and the sixteen year –old boy were found in a truck transporting citrus fruit from Turkey to

Politics | January 1, 2002, Tuesday // 00:00

THE STORM THAT AROSE YESTERDAY EVENING IN THE NORTHERN TOWN OF VRATSA ...

The storm that arose yesterday evening in the northern town of Vratsa is still raging, uprooting trees and damaging the roof constructions of many buildings. No casualties have been reported so far.

Politics | January 1, 2002, Tuesday // 00:00

STATE RAILWAYS COMPANY RESTRUCTURING BEGINS

Plamen Petrov, Minister of Transport and Communications, issued an order officially appointing the members of the Managing Staff of the National Railway Infrastructure Company. In accordance with an order of the Cabinet of December 28 Bulgarian State Rail

Business | January 1, 2002, Tuesday // 00:00

BULGARIAN DEPUTY PRIME MINISTER AND MINISTER OF REGIONAL DEVELOPMENT A...

Bulgarian Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Regional Development and Public Works Kostadin Pasklev will offer the Greek Ministry of Development opportunities for using Bulgarian sports facilities for training the participants in the 2004 Olympic games

Politics | January 1, 2002, Tuesday // 00:00

FINANCE MINISTRY LAUNCHES TWO-YEAR TREASURY BONDS FOR BULGARIANS

The Finance Ministry launches two-year treasury bonds for Bulgarians via the Bulgarian National Bank /BNB/ as of the beginning of 2002, the BNB announced. The securities face value will be BGN 100.

Business | January 1, 2002, Tuesday // 00:00

ARGENTINA REVIVES EXCHANGE RATES DEBATE

REUTERS By Marjorie Olster

Views on BG | January 1, 2002, Tuesday // 00:00

HOROSCOPE FOR 2002

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Views on BG | January 1, 2002, Tuesday // 00:00

EIGHTY MEDICAL INSTITUTIONS HAVE BEEN ACCREDITED SO FAR, HEALTH MINIST...

Eighty medical institutions have been accredited so far, Health Minister Bozhidar Phinkov, said. A total of twenty four of them received excellent marks – five stars.

Politics | January 1, 2002, Tuesday // 00:00

PRODUCER PRICES WILL NOT RISE, STATISTICS INSTITUTE FORECASTS

No inflation is expected in producer prices in industry, construction and retail trade, figures of the National Statistics Institute (NSI) show. The business climate indicator has marked a downward tendency in the last quarter in 2001.

Views on BG | January 1, 2002, Tuesday // 00:00

N-POWER PLANT DENIES NEGOTIATING DIRECT SALES WITH GERMAN COMPANY

Kozloduy Nuclear Power Plant Management denied allegations that it has held negotiations with the German energy company RWE on direct sales of electricity. Reports of such negotiations appeared in the German newspaper Berliner Zeitung earlier last week a

Business | January 1, 2002, Tuesday // 00:00

BULGARIA IN 2001

JANUARY January 4 - Bulgarian Government Reported no Y2K Computer-Related Problems

Views on BG | January 1, 2002, Tuesday // 00:00

ORPHANS CELEBRATE UNFORGETTABLE CHRISTMAS AT HILTON SOFIA

Thirty children from orphanage “Nadezhda” (“Hope”) spent one day at Hilton Sofia on December 28. Initiators of the Christmas celebrations were Hilton Sofia, M3 Communications Group, Inc.

Society | January 1, 2002, Tuesday // 00:00

2001 – A YEAR OF UNPREDICTABLE CHANGES FOR BULGARIA

BY Martina Iovcheva The first year from the new century turned out to be a year of hardly to predict changes for Bulgaria.

Views on BG | January 1, 2002, Tuesday // 00:00

THE ECONOMIST: FOREIGN DIRECT INVESTMENTS IN BULGARIA WILL INCREASE

Foreign Direct Investment in Bulgaria will keep its historically high levels, following the post-1997 increase in FDI-inflows, the Economist Intelligence Unit (EIU), the specialized team for analyses and surveys with the British magazine The Economist, fo

Views on BG | January 1, 2002, Tuesday // 00:00

ARGENTINA'S INTERIM PRESIDENT, ADOLFO RODRIGUEZ SAA, RESIGNED SUNDAY, ...

Argentina's interim president, Adolfo Rodriguez Saa, resigned Sunday, saying his Peronist party had not supported his efforts to fix the country's economic woes. The move throws Argentina into a fresh round of political and economic chaos.

World | December 31, 2001, Monday // 00:00

AT LEAST SIX PALESTINIANS WERE KILLED BY ISRAELI TROOPS IN SEPARATE IN...

At least six Palestinians were killed by Israeli troops in separate incidents in Gaza, as Palestinian police reportedly arrested a suspect on an Israeli "most wanted" list.

World | December 31, 2001, Monday // 00:00

AT LEAST 122 PEOPLE WERE KILLED AND 180 INJURED IN LIMA, PERU WHEN FIR...

At least 122 people were killed and 180 injured in Lima, Peru when fireworks exploded in a street-market store, setting off a blaze that swept through four blocks of apartments and stores, officials said Sunday. President Alejandro Toledo declared Sunday

World | December 31, 2001, Monday // 00:00
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