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BUSINESS EASTER WITH MORE THAN 1000

More than 1000 participants joined Bulgaria Easter business discussions all around Bulgaria. Some 50 to 70 of them are Bulgarian living abroad, who were invited to share their opinion on the current issues.

Business | April 16, 2001, Monday // 00:00

KING`S PARTY ALONE AT THE ELECTIONS

National movement Simeon II will participate in the forthcoming elections with no coalitions with other parties, a press announcement from King`s office said. The movement launched by the living in exile BG king Simeon is expecting registation in the cour

Business | April 16, 2001, Monday // 00:00

DUTCH PM KOK ON A VISIT TO BULGARIA

Dutch prime minister Wim Kok arrives to Sofia for official visit on Tuesday.He will meet BG PM I.

Business | April 16, 2001, Monday // 00:00

STOCK EXCHANGE LOW PERFORMANCE

Turnover on the Bulgarian Stock Exchange-Sofia is comparatively low: the sale of 3,347 shares worth slightly over BGN 5,200. No bonds were sold.

Business | April 15, 2001, Sunday // 00:00

FRUIT COMPANY CONTRACT CANCELED

Deputy PM P. Zhotev canceled contract for Bulgarplod, a fresh and canned fruit large exporter privatization.

Business | April 15, 2001, Sunday // 00:00

PRIVATIZATION SPEED UP EXPECTED

The Bulgarian government set up six working groups in charge of the privatization of state telecom BTC, tobacco producer Bulgartabac, Boyana movie center, Navigation Maritime Bulgare, Bulgarian River Fleet and the energy sector. It is an obvious attempt t

Business | April 15, 2001, Sunday // 00:00

ENERGY COMITTEE VIOLATIONS DISCLOSED

A number of financial violations were discovered during an audit at the National Electric Company for the period January 1, 1997 to April 30, 2000, control officials announced. The company wrongly claimed BGN 44 million in tax credit for inputs in electri

Business | April 14, 2001, Saturday // 00:00

KING`S PARTY STRONGLY CRITISIZED

The myth of Simeon II will fade away very soon, a UDF (ruling party)partner stated. The economic progress cannot be achieved by superficial rhetoric, secretary of Popular Union S.

Business | April 14, 2001, Saturday // 00:00

20% MORE RUSSIAN TOURISTS IN 2001

20 % more tourists will be at the Black sea resorts this year. Leonid Basnin, Russian consul to Varna predicts at a press meeting today.

Business | April 14, 2001, Saturday // 00:00

HELIOS AIRWAYS START FLIGHTS TO SOFIA

Cyprus Helios Airways launched regular flights along the destination Larnaka-Sofia-Larnaka. The first one was executed on April 5.

Business | April 13, 2001, Friday // 00:00

VARNA SHIPYARD`S BUYER WENT BANKRUPT

Varna Shipyard`s candidate buyer Cammell Liard declared insolvency and called in receivers. There are suspicions that the company failed to guarantee the instalment on the contractual loan of EUR 125 M.

Business | April 13, 2001, Friday // 00:00

INTERNATIONAL TENDER FOR ARDA CASCADE

State Agency for Energy will announce in a month an international tender for an investor to hold construction of the water power stations of the `Upper Arda` cascade. The investors will have to engage with the rehabilitation of the three existing water po

Business | April 13, 2001, Friday // 00:00

BG HOST OF NATO GLOBALIZATION CONFERENCE

Sofia will host the international conference on `NATO Globalization in XXI Century` and a youth conference `Youth of United Europe and NATO` held on April 24 and 26. The Atlantic Club and the Youth Euro-Atlantic Club will organize the events.

Business | April 13, 2001, Friday // 00:00

BG PARLIAMENT HELD ITS LAST SESSION

The 38th National Assembly held its last session on April 12, 2001 after a 4-year mandate. During its tenure the Parliament approved a total of 600 legislative texts, 135 of which were related to entirely new acts.

Business | April 13, 2001, Friday // 00:00

GOLF GROUND & HITECH PARK NEAR SOFIA

Belgian company in cooperation with a Hong-Kong partner will build an international golf ground and a hi-tech park in Bistritsa near Sofia. The golf ground will be build in cooperation with the British professional golf association.

Business | April 12, 2001, Thursday // 00:00

AGREEMENT ON EUR 5.4 M LOAN RATIFIED

BG Parliament ratified the agreement on EUR 5.4 loan between BG and the Bank for Development with the EU Council.

Business | April 12, 2001, Thursday // 00:00

NEW BNR DIRECTOR TO BE ELECTED

National Council for Radio and Television will elect a new general director of the Bulgarian National Radio. The election will be made immediately after April 26, 2001, when the term for appeals against the ruling of the Supreme Administrative Court on th

Business | April 12, 2001, Thursday // 00:00

TDA GRANTED $ 844 800 TO BG

The US Trade and Development Agency granted $ 884 800 to BG. Neochim would receive $ 254 000 for analyzing of the opportunities to increase the energy efficiency and eventual construction of new facilities.

Business | April 12, 2001, Thursday // 00:00

BG EXPECTS SUCCESSFUL SUMMER `01 SEASON

Expectations for BG summer season `01 are optimistic considering the progress of booking for BG resorts, Ministry of Economy reported. Bookings by German tour operators have increased by 20% and the Neckermann tour operator reported a 50% increase from la

Business | April 12, 2001, Thursday // 00:00

BIOCHIM WITH ISO 9001:2000 REGISTRATION

Commercial Bank Biochim will be the first Bulgarian bank with ISO 9001:2000 certification. Biochim has been introducing ISO standards under the Commercial Bank Certification project, financed by Deutsche Gesellschaft fur Technische Zusammenarbeit.

Business | April 12, 2001, Thursday // 00:00

ACUS WITH PILOT PROJECT FOR BG

The Atlantic Council of US proposed a pilot project for restructuring of BG defense industry, Ministry of the Economy reported. The project will be the first of its kind in the region and it aims at making more efficient use of the workforce in the defens

Business | April 12, 2001, Thursday // 00:00
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