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BULGARIAN IN NEW YORK STILL MISSING

For a third day now there has been no news from Stoyan Ivanov, a missing Bulgarian who worked in the World Trade Center. His friend Alexander Stefanov reported the man was missing.

Politics | September 14, 2001, Friday // 00:00

AUBG THREATENED WITH BOMBS

Threats of bomb attack were received in the American University in Blagoevgrad. At 10 a.

Politics | September 14, 2001, Friday // 00:00

BIN LADEN ASKED ABOUT KOZLODUY NUCLEAR PLANT

Standart daily reported today that In mid-April Osama Bin Laden received a Bulgarian businessman in a certain place close to Peshawar in Pakistan. A day after the meeting a man from the billionaire`s entourage, who is suspected of being a contractor of th

Politics | September 14, 2001, Friday // 00:00

GLOBUL OFFICIALLY STARTS ON SEPTEMBER 17

The second GSM operator in Bulgaria Globul will have network coverage in Sofia, Plovdiv, Varna and Burgas, starting September 17. Globul representatives announced that it will sell its SIM cards for BGN 46, 80, the monthly fee will be BGN 14,40, one minut

Business | September 14, 2001, Friday // 00:00

UNEMPLOYMENT DECREASED SLIGHTLY

Unemployment fell by 0.15 per cent in August in comparison with July.

Business | September 14, 2001, Friday // 00:00

NEW EU INFORMATION CENTER OPENED IN SOFIA

The head of the delegation of the European Commission Ambassador Jacques Wunenburger opened a new EU Information Center. This was the outgoing ambassador`s last public appearance in Sofia.

Politics | September 14, 2001, Friday // 00:00

WITHDRAWAL OF AUSTRIAN PROFESSOR DEGREE DEMANDED

The Bulgarian Literature Faculty in the Veliko Tarnovo `St Cyril and Methodius University` demanded the withdrawal of professor`s Otto Kronsteiner honorary doctor`s degree for his contribution to the Bulgarian studies. The Austrian professor is director o

Politics | September 14, 2001, Friday // 00:00

ECONOMY MINISTRY INVESTIGATES VIDACHIM

Economy Ministry experts check the procedures of Vidachim Chemical Plant liquidation for the period between September 1999 and June 2001. The Economy Ministry demanded the check-up after an Internal State Control Agency investigation.

Business | September 14, 2001, Friday // 00:00

HOLY SYNOD HELD SERVICE IN US VICTIMS MEMORY

The Holy Synod of the Bulgarian Orthodox Church held a public prayer in the `St. Alexander Nevsky` cathedral in memory of the innocent victims from the US assaults.

Politics | September 14, 2001, Friday // 00:00

BRITAIN WITH VISAS FOR US; CANADA AND ISRAEL

Great Britain requires visas for all who travel through Britain on their way to the United States, Canada and Israel, the British Embassy in Bulgaria announced. The measure is for citizens from all nationalities, Bulgarians including.

Politics | September 14, 2001, Friday // 00:00

FINLAND EXPECTS LESS SUPPORT IN ENLARGED EU

Nordic Business Report via Comtex The structural and regional support to the European Union member countries will be reduced if the Union is enlarged, according to Finnish estimates.

Views on BG | September 14, 2001, Friday // 00:00

THREE HUNDRED AMERICANS LEAVE `COOPERATIVE KEY`

Nearly 300 US servicemen who take part in the international exercise `Cooperative Key - 2001`started to go back to their permanent bases on September 14, the Director of the Press Center colonel Stoyanov announced. The participants were ordered to return.

Politics | September 14, 2001, Friday // 00:00

BULGARIA HONORED US VICTIMS MEMORY

The Bulgarian President Stoyanov and Prime Minister Saxe-Coburg honored the memory of the innocent victims from the US terrorist attacks with one-minute silence at 12 noon on September 14. `Huge tragedy.

Politics | September 14, 2001, Friday // 00:00

MACEDONIAN PRIME MINISTER TO VISIT BULGARIA

The Macedonian Prime Minister Ljupce Georgijevski accepted the invitation of his Bulgarian counterpart Saxe-Coburg to visit Bulgaria on September 18 and September 19, diplomatic sources from Skopje disclosed. The visit is still expected to be officially c

Politics | September 14, 2001, Friday // 00:00

CABINET AIDS THE RELATIVES OF THE MEDICS IN LIBYA

The government granted BGN 12,000 financial aid to the relatives of the Bulgarian medics who were charged with intentionally infecting Libyan children with HIV. The money will be used for the travel expenses of the relatives for the September 22 hearing i

Politics | September 14, 2001, Friday // 00:00

IMF CHIEF TO BULGARIA CANCELLED HIS VISIT

The IMF leader to Bulgaria Jerald Schiff cancelled his visit to Bulgaria on September 14, the mission in Bulgaria announced. Talks between the government and the fund were planned for the visit.

Politics | September 14, 2001, Friday // 00:00

DEMIRBANK BULGARIA HAS NEW OWNERS

The Turkish consortium of the businessman Aidin Dogan and Demirbank`s former owner Halit Cingiliolu are the new owners of Demirbank`s Bulgarian branch. The Turkish agency for bank regulation approved the deal.

Business | September 14, 2001, Friday // 00:00

BUSINESS IN BRIEF

The Finance Ministry will give interest free loans to the poorest municipalities. The money will be used for unpaid salaries for the state employees, the Finance Minister Milen Velchev announced in the Parliament.

Business | September 14, 2001, Friday // 00:00

CABINET DEVELOPS STRATEGY ON TELECOM PRIVATIZATION

`The strategy for the Bulgarian Telecommunications Company /BTC/ privatization is in an advanced stage,` Minister of Transport and Communications Plamen Petrov said. Two options are considered: selling BTC with a package of stock and a license agreement f

Business | September 14, 2001, Friday // 00:00

BGN 373 M SPENT IN EXCESS FOR FY 2000

The National Insurance Institute /NII/ reported BGN 373 M excess spending in FY 2000. The report was voted by parliament on second reading.

Business | September 14, 2001, Friday // 00:00

ONE OF THE REPORTED VICTIMS IS NOT BULGARIAN

The man with the Slavic name Alex Philipov who flew with one of the hijacked airplanes that hit the World Trade Center in New York is not Bulgarian, Dnevnik Daily wrote. The wife of the victim told that to a reporter of Dnevnik Daily who called her in her

Politics | September 14, 2001, Friday // 00:00
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