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SLIVEN’S NEW MAYOR IS IVAN SLAVOV, FINAL ELECTION RESULTS SHOW. THE EL...

Sliven’s new mayor is Ivan Slavov, final election results show. The elections proceeded at an extremely low turnout – a bit above 13%.

Politics | December 10, 2001, Monday // 00:00

THE CERTIFICATION AUDITING OF THE ENVIRONMENT MANAGEMENT SYSTEMS UNDER...

The certification auditing of the environment management systems under ISO 14001 was successfully completed in three Bulgarian machine-engineering companies: Belasitsa AD – Petrich, Cast Iron Founding AD – Ihtiman and Brist HM AD – Breznik. The certifica

Politics | December 10, 2001, Monday // 00:00

30 AMERICAN TANKS LEFT THEIR MILITARY BASE AND HEADED TOWARDS KANDAHAR...

30 American tanks left their military base and headed towards Kandahar, the Afghan Islamic Press announced.

World | December 10, 2001, Monday // 00:00

SOFIA COUNCIL APPROVED EBRD LOAN FOR PUBLIC TRANSPORT IMPROVEMENT

The Sofia Council approved the European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD) a ten-year loan for EUR 35 M with three years grace period to be used for the improvement of the capital’s public transport. The funds will be used to buy 20 new trolle

Politics | December 10, 2001, Monday // 00:00

BULGARIAN STUDENTS AWARDED MINI NOBEL PRIZES BY SWEDISH EMBASSY

The Swedish Ambassador to Bulgaria Sten Ask announced that two Bulgarian students will be awarded the mini Nobel Prizes for 2001. The mini Nobel Pize is unique for Bulgaria and will be awarded for the third year in a row by the Swedish Embassy.

Society | December 10, 2001, Monday // 00:00

HIGH NATURAL GAS PRICES MAY HINDER FERTILIZER PLANTS PRODUCTION

Three of Bulgaria’s debt-ridden chemical fertilizer plants may stop production because of the high prices of natural gas, the Association of Fertilizer producers announced. The plants are supplied with gas by state monopolist Bulgargas.

Business | December 10, 2001, Monday // 00:00

BBC: BULGARIANS NOTE FORGERS ARE AMONG THE BEST ONES

Among the money forgers, Bulgarians are famous with being really good, BBC reported. In Hambourg for a month already forged notes of DEM 500 and DEM 1000 circulate.

Politics | December 10, 2001, Monday // 00:00

THE PRESTIGIOUS TURNER PRIZE FOR CONTEMPORARY ART WAS AWARDED TO ARTIS...

The prestigious Turner Prize for contemporary art was awarded to artist Martin Creed for his minimalist creation entitled: “227:The lights go on and off”. The winning piece is a empty gallery whose lights go on and off.

World | December 10, 2001, Monday // 00:00

GENERAL ELECTRIC MAY APPLY FOR STATE RAILWAYS GSM PROJECT

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Business | December 10, 2001, Monday // 00:00

ARTISTS’ WORKS TO BE DISPLAYED IN PRISONS, CHARITY CAMPAIGN LAUNCHED

Thirty Bulgarian artists take part in a charity campaign of the Society for Religious and Social Support to Prisoners. The collected funds will be provided to approximately 400 children of prisoners and their families at a party, planned for December 23 i

Society | December 10, 2001, Monday // 00:00

NUCLEAR POWER PLANT TO GET FRESH FUEL BY SEA

A ship carrying fresh nuclear fuel for Kozloduy nuclear power plant arrived at the port of Varna, Dnevnik Daily reported, citing insiders. From the port the fuel will be carried into the plant.

Business | December 10, 2001, Monday // 00:00

EU PLANS MIDEAST PEACE TALKS

Associated Press By PAUL AMES

Views on BG | December 10, 2001, Monday // 00:00

INVESTORS DEMAND NEW APPROACH FROM E.EUROPE WORKERS

ABSTRACTED from Reuters By Michael Winfrey

Views on BG | December 10, 2001, Monday // 00:00

BULGARIAN PORT ON THE DANUBE INCURS BIG LOSSES

The problems in the Serbian section of the Danube river in March 1999 resulted in huge losses for the Bulgarian port – Russe. The port has sustained losses of over BGN 900,000.

Views on BG | December 10, 2001, Monday // 00:00

VARNA SHIPYARD’S EX WORKERS WILL PROTEST TODAY

The former workers of the Varna shipyard will protest today in front of the building of the enterprise. The protestors will decide whether to go on strike.

Business | December 10, 2001, Monday // 00:00

BULGARIA’S GOLDSMITHS ANNOUNCED THAT THEY WILL APPEAL IN COURT AGAINST...

Bulgaria’s goldsmiths announced that they will appeal in Court against the new higher licence tax approved by Parliament last week.

Politics | December 10, 2001, Monday // 00:00

BULGARIA MAY EXPORT CHRISTMAS TREES TO BRITAIN AND GREECE

Bulgaria is ready to export Christmas trees to England and Greece , officials from the Agriculture Ministry said, quoted by Dnevnik Daily. Last year, the Greek and English retailers praised the Bulgarian produce.

Business | December 10, 2001, Monday // 00:00

THE NEGOTIATIONS WITH IMF ENTER THEIR DECISIVE STAGE

The negotiations with the International Monetary Fund (IMF) are entering their decisive phase. Today the mission will meet the team of Finance Minister Milen Velchev to specify the texts of the agreement with the government.

Politics | December 10, 2001, Monday // 00:00

THE BULGARIANS HOSPITALIZED IN LAMIA AFTER THE BUS CRASH NEAR THE GREE...

The Bulgarians hospitalized in Lamia after the bus crash near the Greek city on December 8 have all but one been released. The car that was the cause of the crash is still unidentified.

Politics | December 10, 2001, Monday // 00:00

TRADE UNIONS FIRM ON RAILWAYS COMPANY AND TARIFFS RISE ISSUES

The State Railways Company employees are ready to go on strike before Christmas, Plamen Dimitrov, deputy chairman of the Confederation of Independent Trade Unions in Bulgaria (CITUB), said on December 9. Unpaid salaries were once again cited as the reason

Business | December 9, 2001, Sunday // 00:00

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Society | December 9, 2001, Sunday // 00:00
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