Bulgarian News Agency


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Bulgarian News Agency

 

(Bulgarska telegrafna agentsiia—BTA), founded in 1898. Until 1951 the Bulgarian News Agency was a division of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs. Since 1951 it has been a special institution, a central information institute under the Soviet Ministry of the People’s Republic of Bulgaria. It has its own correspondence offices in the large cities of Bulgaria, as well as in the capitals of many other countries (including Moscow, Peking, Delhi, Paris, New York, London, Berlin, Ankara, and Cairo). It provides information on questions of domestic and international life to the newspapers and radio stations of Bulgaria. The Bulgarian News Agency sends comprehensive information abroad, reflecting the economic, political, and cultural life of the Bulgarian people.

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17 (SUNA) - Sudan News Agency (SUNA) and the Bulgarian News Agency (BTA) Wednesday signed agreement for cooperation between the two news agencies.
The Iranian authorities were "not aware" that the Prime Minister was onboard and demanded that the plane exit Iranian airspace after they "detected a slight deviation from the approved route," according to the Bulgarian News Agency.
President of the News Agency World Council (NACO) Maxim Minchev, who is also Director General of the Bulgarian News Agency (BTA), attended the assembly sponsored by Jordanian Prime Minister Hani Al-Mulki.
Around 500 people took part, according to the Bulgarian News Agency (BTA).
According to Bulgarian news agency Nevinite, the Bulgarian Air Force is aiming to replace its outdated Sovietdesigned Mikoyan MiG21 aircraft.
Speaking at the session were the director of Itar Tass, the Director of Associated Press, the Director General of Armin Press, the Director of International Relations of the Spanish News Agency, the Director General of the Italian news agency, the Director General of the Bulgarian news agency and the executive director of the Japanese Kyodo news agency.
Apparently the government is paying attention: On March 5 the State Energy and Water Regulatory Commission (SEWRC) approved an emergency price cut, according to Bulgarian news agency BTA.
The reception was attended by Maxim Minchev, Director General for the Bulgarian News Agency (BTA), a number of officials at the Bulgarian Foreign Ministry, heads of the diplomatic missions and media men.
The President of the Association of Journalists of Macedonia, Naser Selmani, told the Bulgarian news agency BGNES that a strategic goal of Serbia is to have a border to Greece.
The Bulgarian news agency Fokus reported that the Royal Museum was going to reconsider the exhibition since it was inappropriate for the manuscripts to be referred to as Macedonian.
Interviewed by Bulgarian news agency BTA, forecaster Valeri Spiridonov--asked whether there would be enough snow for skiing--said that in the country's large resorts, this was not an issue because they all used snow-making machines.
According to Bulgarian news agency, the 10 foreign ministers -- from Bulgaria, Rumania, Slovenia, Slovakia, Estonia, Latvia, Lithuania, Croatia, Macedonia and Albania -- expressed their support in a statement issued a day after U.
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