The World Bank is putting together a new project in aid of BG agriculture. The ASAL-2 loan is to be approved by the WB Board of Directors May 29.
The privatization process in BG, the opportunities for investments in various infrastructure projects and for floating credits in support of the balance of payments are the main issues that the BG delegation to the annual meeting of the European Bank for
5 BG parties claimed the orange ballot in the first 3 hours after the registration for participation in the June 17 parliamentary elections at the Central Electoral Commission began. First to submit documents was the Party of the Greens followed by the Un
Sofia Municipality Council decided to sell its shares in the newly built business centre downtown Sofia. During the next session will be also discussed withdrawl from other major projects, where Sofia municipality is a shareholder - Hilton Hotel and Halit
`We are in position to fight corruption everywhere in the country`, Deputy PM Peter Zhotev declared in Blagoevgrad, SW Bulgaria. He said the government realizes how deep is the problem among civil servants and will take measures to fight against it.
Massive raids of tax authorites were provided during the weekend in hundreds of markets in Bulgaria. Many street traders were fined, others received notice to be sued for selling goods with no documents, especially invoices and papers of origin.
One of the best Black sea resorts, located at Primorsko, South Bulgaria will be announced for sell soon, Deputy PM Peter Zhotev said today. The set includes the former international youth centre with 100 hektars, 3 big hotels and tens other smaller.
Steve Hanke, US expert and adviser of the BG President Stoyanov, accused King Simeon of populism and of use of cheap pre elections promises. Living in exile the King came back to the country a month ago and will run for the elections with his political f
Mobikom, the NMT mobile operator in Bulgaria decided to stop the ad campaign in the most popular TV talk show in the country, transmitted daily in the largest private bTV. The state has 51% in Mobikom and the CEO John Munnery said there was a political pr
The foreign trade turnover of BG will increase by more than 15% in the first months of the year compared to the same period last year, Deputy Minister of Economy Hristo Mihailovski said. The increase of trade will generate rise of production.
Yordan Sokolov, Parliament Speaker, and USAID representatives signed a project for renovation of the IT systems used in BG Parliament. Projects have been discussed for building of an automated system for verifying the compliance of new bills with the eff
According to the report of the Foreign Investments Agency the amount of foreign investments in tourism will exceed $50 M in Y 2001. The report was promulgated yesterday at the forum `Tourism - the Profitable Investments`.
BG will provide the Georgian armed forces with 2 aircrafts that can carry up to 200 troops each and will train Georgian officers under a programme for cooperation signed in Tbilisi. During his visit to Tbilisi General Miho Mihov, Chief of the BG General S
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