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BULGARIA RENEWS TIES WITH ARAB WORLD

The Times of India Bulgaria took a first step towards improving links with the Arab world this weekend as Jordan’s King Abdullah II wrapped up an official visit.

Views on BG | August 27, 2001, Monday // 00:00

STOYAN GANEV TO OBSERVE PM ADVISERS

The director of the Prime-Minister`s Cabinet Stoyan Ganev will observe the Foreign Policy and Euro Atlantic Integration consultative councils that will be established in the PM, wrote Standart Daily. The director of the PM`s cabinet will also keep the aut

Politics | August 27, 2001, Monday // 00:00

LESS PROFIT IN THE BANKING SECTOR TILL AUGUST 2001

BGN 229.93 M is the net profit of the banking sector for the first seven months which is with BGN 9.

Business | August 27, 2001, Monday // 00:00

150 000 TOURISTS ON HOLIDAY IN ALBENA SO FAR

150,000 foreigners have already had their vacation in Albena this summer. This number is impressive compared to a total of 120,000 tourists in the 2001 season.

Business | August 27, 2001, Monday // 00:00

400 000 INSURED ON MINIMAL SALARY

400,000 employed are insured on the basis of minimal salary, Lidia Shuleva, deputy prime minister and social minister said for the National Radio. According to her the allegations that there is no labor market in Bulgaria are ungrounded.

Politics | August 27, 2001, Monday // 00:00

TWO NEW CANDIDATES FOR GORNA ARDA PROJECT

Two large Turkish companies expressed interest in the construction of the Gorna Arda, hydro-electric power project, Nikolay Vassilev, Deputy Minister and Minister of economy said without giving further details during his three-day visit in Turkey. Vassile

Business | August 27, 2001, Monday // 00:00

MOBILTEL PRICES DOWN BECAUSE OF GLOBUL

At least 10% reduction of the service tariffs considers the management of the Bulgarian GSM-operator - `MobilTel` from early-September. The reasons for that are the emergence of the new GSM operator `Globul` on the market and the marketing strategy of the

Business | August 27, 2001, Monday // 00:00

NEW LAW WILL ALLOW FOREIGNERS TO BUY LAND

A new law will be adopted by the National Assembly that will allow foreign citizens to buy land in Bulgaria, Meglena Kuneva, head of Bulgaria’s team for EU accession talks said. The expected result from that is an influx of investments to the capital and

Business | August 27, 2001, Monday // 00:00

NEW FRENCH AMBASSADOR TO SOFIA APPOINTED

The new French Ambassador to Bulgaria is Jean-Loup Kuhn-Delforge, ex- Chief of the French Services Abroad. He was instructed on 24th August before receiving the position.

Politics | August 27, 2001, Monday // 00:00

WEEKLY HOROSCOPE

August 27 - September 2, 2001 ARIES

Society | August 26, 2001, Sunday // 00:00

ECONOMIST: INCUMBENT CABINET MAY COME UNDER PRESSURE

The new Bulgarian cabinet has representatives of both the political right and left, which in the longer term may bring about the emergence of internal conflicts on policy issues, the Economist wrote in its latest issue in an analysis of the developments i

Views on BG | August 26, 2001, Sunday // 00:00

NEW BANK STARTS OCTOBER 1

A new ProCredit Bank will be formally opened on October 1. ProCredit has already filed all the documents required for the issuance of a banking license, and has deposited the whole amount of the initial capital of BGN 12 million, ProCredit sources announc

Business | August 26, 2001, Sunday // 00:00

BUSINESS IN BRIEF

Kremikovtzi`s debt to the Burgas port reached BGN 6 million. Some 2 million tonnes of metal supplies for Kremikovtzi per year pass through the Burgas port.

Business | August 26, 2001, Sunday // 00:00

INTERNS FROM CANADA TO FORM BULGARIAN LOBBY

The internship coordinator Irina Markova from the Bulgarian Canadian Economic Council /BCEC/, a nonprofit organization registered in Montreal said that all Bulgarian ministries welcomed the idea of employing Canadian interns, quoted by BTA. They are expec

Politics | August 26, 2001, Sunday // 00:00

ARCHEOLOGISTS DISCOVER UNIQUE FORTRESS

Archeologists discovered a unique fortress from the First Bulgarian Kingdom after two year research. The unknown fortifying and living structure is near the village Ruino, near Dulovo in the Silistra region, in northeastern Bulgaria.

Society | August 26, 2001, Sunday // 00:00

WARDS CLOSED IN MADAN HOSPITAL

Hygiene and Epidemiology Institute in Smolyan closed five wards in the hospital in Madan, in Southern Bulgaria. Some of the rooms are in a very bad condition, the toilets and the kitchens do not follow the hygiene requirements.

Politics | August 26, 2001, Sunday // 00:00

FIVE DIE IN A CAR ACCIDENT

Two men and three women died in a serious accident near Blachik, Northern Bulgarian Seaside. The five traveled in a white Audi in the Dobrich direction.

Politics | August 26, 2001, Sunday // 00:00

BIA WITH INVESTMENT EXCHANGE WEB PLANS

The Bulgarian Industrial Association /BIA/ web site will be turned into an Internet based exchange for investment projects in South Eastern Europe in the beginning of Septembe. In this electronic exchange, the investing companies will present their projec

Business | August 26, 2001, Sunday // 00:00

BULGARIAN TASTE AT THE MONTREAL FESTIVAL

The Bulgarian films `Dogs` Boarding House` by Stephan Komandarev and `Visited by God` by Petar Popzlatev take place in the World Film Festival in Montreal that started on August 23 and will finish on September 3. The two films are included in the program

Society | August 26, 2001, Sunday // 00:00

OVER $ 15 000 CAUGHT AT THE SOFIA AIRPORT

A Canadian and a Dutch tried separately to illegally export a total sum of BGN 39,133 the Customs inspectors at the Sofia airport announced. The 48 years old Canadian with initials M.

Politics | August 26, 2001, Sunday // 00:00

THREE AGREEMENTS SIGNED WITH KING ABDULLAH

At a 20 minutes t?te-?-t?te between Bulgarian President Peter Stoyanov and King Abdullah II of discussed some key aspects of bilateral relations, the development of economic ties, the opportunities for joint ventures, entry into third markets and cooperat

Politics | August 26, 2001, Sunday // 00:00
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