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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

VASSILEV INVITED TURKISH BUSINESS TO BULGARIA

Economy Minister Vassilev, his deputies Lyubka Kachakova and Dimitar Hadjinikolov met with Turkish media and with representatives of leading Turkish banks and firms. Vasilev is in Turkey to participate in the 70th anniversary of the International Fair in

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

ECONOMY MINISTER: 1 BLN USD TURNOVER WITH TURKEY

Bilateral turnover between Bulgaria and Turkey might reach next year 1 billion US dollars, economy minister and Deputy PM Nikolay Vassilev said for national radio. A Bulgarian business center will be built within the next couple of years.

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

EARTHQUAKE 90 KM SOUTH WEST FROM SOFIA

The Seismologic Center of the Geophysics Institute at the Bulgarian Academy of Science reported that there was earthquake with epicenter 90 kilometers from Sofia at 6:38 on Sunday. People, living in the Blagoevgrad region noticed the earthquake.

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

SPECIAL MIG 29 DEMONSTRATION FOR KING OF JORDAN

Abdullah II, King of Jordan watched a Russian Jet-fighter MIG 29 demonstration, done by General Mihov, Commander of the Bulgarian Army, in the military base `Graf Ignatievo`. Stefan Popov, Chief Commander of the Bulgarian Air force and Miho Mihov, Chief o

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

BULGARIAN AND JORDAN MINISTERS DISCUSS BALKANS

Bulgarian Foreign Minister Passy met the Jordan Foreign Minister Adul Ilah al-Khatib to discuss the bilateral relations and the problems on the Balkans and in the Middle East on Sunday morning. To a journalist question whether the trial against the six Bu

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

TURKISH TYCOON STABBED TO DEATH

Associated Press The chairman of one of Turkey` largest business holdings and a prominent member of its Jewish community was found stabbed to death Saturday, police said.

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

JORDAN KING LEAVES FOR BULGARIA AND RUSSIA

Petra News Agency, Amman King Abdullah II of Jordan left on Saturday for a two-day official visit to Bulgaria.

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

PM WELCOMED KING ABDULLAH II AT SOFIA AIRPORT

King Abdullah II of Jordan, accompanied by Queen Rania, arrived in Sofia on a two-day official visit. Jordanian Prime Minister and Defence Minister Ali Abu al-Ragheb and Foreign Minister Adul Ilah al-Khatib are also on the roster of the delegation.

Politics | August 25, 2001, Saturday // 00:00

DRAW FOR THE UEFA CUP FIRST ROUND:

Matches will be played over two legs on 13 and 27 September.

Sports | August 25, 2001, Saturday // 00:00

DRAW FOR THE UEFA CUP FIRST ROUND

Three Bulgarian teams were promoted to the next round of UEFA cup. Inter Bratislava (Slovakia) will host Litex Lovech (Bulgaria) first; Chelsea (England) will play against Levski Sofia (Bulgaria) and CSKA Sofia (Bulgaria) will perform against Shakhtar Don

Politics | August 25, 2001, Saturday // 00:00

FISHING BANNED TILL OCTOBER

The Agriculture Minister Mehmed Dikme banned the amateur fishing in 17 regional centers till the end of September because of the drought. On violators will be imposed a 100 to 500 leva fine.

Sports | August 25, 2001, Saturday // 00:00

INTERNATIONAL FOLKLORE FESTIVAL IN SOFIA

Folklore groups from Turkey, Ukraine, Greece, Georgia, India and 7 groups from Sofia and Godech will participate in the 5th Sofia International Folklore Festival. The Festival opened on Saturday evening in front of the National Theater.

Society | August 25, 2001, Saturday // 00:00

NATIONAL THEATRE APPLAUDED ABROAD

`Magic Light` theatricals by Alexander Morfov, renowned playwright and manager of the Bulgarian National Theater were applauded at festivals in Belgrade and Cividale. `Magic light` is after texts by Shakespeare, Mrozek and Beckett.

Society | August 25, 2001, Saturday // 00:00

HIV/AIDS PROJECT CONTINUES

Health Care Minister Bozhidar Finkov and UNDP resident representative in Sofia Trina Lund signed the continuation of a three-year project that will help the implementation of the government-approved national strategy and the national program for the proph

Politics | August 25, 2001, Saturday // 00:00

VLACH SONG AND DANCE FESTIVAL IN VIDIN

The association of Aromanians in Bulgaria organized the 4th International Vlach Song and Dance Festival in Vidin. The two-day event featured over 500 ethnic Vlachs from Yugoslavia, Macedonia, Moldova, Romania and Bulgaria.

Society | August 25, 2001, Saturday // 00:00

NEW GALLERY OPENS WITH AN AMERICAN EXPOSITION

A new gallery will open on August 28 with an exposition of the American artist Mark Zinemann. The name of the gallery is `Viking.

Society | August 25, 2001, Saturday // 00:00

CANADIAN DONATES PICTURES

The Canadian artist with Bulgarian origin Michael Claus donated drawings and oil paintings to the`Vladimir Dimitrov – The Master` gallery in Kyustendil /a town to the South-West of Sofia/. Claus is a freelance designer with over fifty expositions around t

Society | August 25, 2001, Saturday // 00:00
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