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UN:UNCERTAIN IMPACT OF 11 SEPTEMBER EVENTS *

ABSTACTED from M2 PRESSWIRE via COMTEX Opening the general debate of the Second Committee (Economic and Financial) this morning, Nitin Desai, Under-Secretary-General for Economic and Social Affairs, said it was still premature to assess the impact of the

Views on BG | October 2, 2001, Tuesday // 00:00

SYNDICATES CHALLENGE THE PRICES RISE IN COURT

The Bulgarian syndicates `Podkrepa` and the `Confederation of the Independent Syndicates in Bulgaria` will file a claim to the Higher Administrative Court for repeal of the Government`s decision to rise the heating, electricity and phone prices, `Dimitur

Politics | October 2, 2001, Tuesday // 00:00

ELECTORAL COMMISSION REGISTERED STOYANOV

The Central Electoral Commission registered the candidatures of Petur Stoyanov and Nelly Kutskova for President and Vice President, respectively. Representatives of the commission clarified that the start of the check of the signatures in support of the p

Politics | October 2, 2001, Tuesday // 00:00

NATIONAL UDF CONFERENCE TO TAKE PLACE IN FEBRUARY

The National Conference of the United Democratic Force (UDF) will take place on February 16 and February 17. The party will vote on a new Statute, political program and new National Executive Council.

Politics | October 2, 2001, Tuesday // 00:00

BULGARIANS 4TH IN THE WORLD IN COMPUTER SIMULATION

`Santa Ana` is the name of the Bulgarian team that won fourth place for computer simulation in the World Competition on Management and Economics. Mitio Marinov, Martin Paraskevov and Kaloyan Kunchev from the Cisco Academy of the Sofia University flew to S

Politics | October 2, 2001, Tuesday // 00:00

INTEREST IN BG EDUCATION REPORT IN AUSTRALIA

The Bulgarian Education Minister Vladimir Atanassov participated in the 15th International Educational Conference in Sydney The conference took place from September 26 to September 28. Atanassov met his Australian counterpart David Kemp.

Politics | October 2, 2001, Tuesday // 00:00

CHIMCO PLANT RESUMES PRODUCTION

Urea plant Chimco will resume production of carbamide after four months of repairs. The company received faxes from farming cooperatives and individual farmers who are concerned about the delayed delivery of nitrogen fertilizer orders.

Business | October 2, 2001, Tuesday // 00:00

ARMED RAID IN THE BELMEKEN DRUGS COMMUNE

`Armed people burst on the night of October 2 around 1.30 a.

Politics | October 2, 2001, Tuesday // 00:00

EXTERIOR MINISTRY:DO NOT GO TO POSSIBLE WAR ZONES

The Bulgarian Foreign Affairs Ministry recommends to the Bulgarian citizens not to travel to regions, where military operations are expected, in connection with the anti terrorist operation of the United States. The recommendation of the ministry was anno

Politics | October 2, 2001, Tuesday // 00:00

PRISTA OIL NO LONGER INTERESTED IN BG MARKET

`Prista Oil, lubricants and petroleum products maker, is no longer interested in the Bulgarian market, `representatives of the company, quoted by Dnevnik Daily said. The company will invest more than USD 1 M in its transport center project in the Ukrainia

Business | October 2, 2001, Tuesday // 00:00

SALE OF ALEN MAK WITH PUBLIC TENDER

The Privatization Agency changed the privatization method for the cosmetics producer Alen Mak. It will be privatized through public tender instead of through negotiations with potential buyers.

Business | October 2, 2001, Tuesday // 00:00

2D PENSION EX OFFICIO DISTRIBUTION POSTPONED

The Bulgarian State Agency for Insurance Supervision postponed its decision on how the ex officio distribution of the doubled pension fund applicants and those who haven`t chosen a fund is to be made. Pension funds are divided in their support towards pro

Politics | October 2, 2001, Tuesday // 00:00

VIRTUAL BLOOD BANK IN BULGARIA BY 2001 END

Bulgaria will have a virtual blood bank by the year`s end. A single information system is currently being introduced.

Politics | October 2, 2001, Tuesday // 00:00

SECURITY TIGHTENED FOR NATO APPLICANTS SUMMIT

The Presidents of the ten NATO applicant countries arrive in Sofia for their first meeting on October 5. Ministers and other high-ranking officials will participate.

Politics | October 2, 2001, Tuesday // 00:00

BULGARIAN BORDERS INITIATE HIGH IMPACT OPERATION

An operation, called `High Impact`, takes place in Bulgaria from October 3 to October 7, the Interior Ministry announced. The operation checks the protection level of the future borders of the European Union.

Politics | October 2, 2001, Tuesday // 00:00

BULGARIAN TECHNOLOGIES ~ OWNER OF SOFIA FILM

The Privatization Agency signed the contract for the sale of 75% of the capital of Sofia Film Stockholding Company to Bulgarian Technologies. The buyer is to pay BGN 4.

Business | October 2, 2001, Tuesday // 00:00

BLACK SEA SALTERNS TRY TO MONOPOLISE MARKET

`Burgas-based Black-Sea Salterns attempts to monopolize the salt market with unfair competition,` Petur Ivanov, owner of Promar, said. According to Ivanov, Ilia Pavlov`s company, which holds the controlling interest in the salt-mining enterprise, ordered

Business | October 2, 2001, Tuesday // 00:00

SOFIA AIRPORT OPENS CONSTRUCTION TENDERS

The Sofia airport will open tenders for the construction of a new runaway and a passenger terminal in the end of October. That became clear after the Supreme Administrative Court overruled the complaints of owners of land in the region against the enlarge

Business | October 2, 2001, Tuesday // 00:00

IMF AGREEMENT LACK TO THREAT FOREIGN DEBT SERVICE

`Bulgaria might default on its foreign debt, if the negotiations with the International Monetary Fund (IMF) are unsuccessful,` experts commented, quoted by Dnevnik Daily. Among these experts are professor Ivan Angelov from the Bulgarian Academy of Science

Business | October 2, 2001, Tuesday // 00:00

COURT TO DECIDE CREDIT BANK SALE TO ROSEXIMBANK

At the end of October it will be clear whether the Court approves the purchase of Credit Bank by Roseximbank. The evaluation of the bankrupt financial institution Credit bank and the contract signed between the bank`s trustees and the candidate buyer were

Business | October 2, 2001, Tuesday // 00:00

ANTARCTIC EXHIBITION AT THE UNIVERSITY

An exhibition of photo pictures taken during the last Antarctic expedition opens Tuesday in Sofia University `St. Kliment Ohridski`.

Society | October 2, 2001, Tuesday // 00:00
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