Archive for August, 2004

New Regulation on the Conditions and Rules on Issuance and Withdrawal of Permits for Industrial Processing of Tobacco and for Production of Tobacco Products

Tuesday, August 17th, 2004

On July 30, 2004 the Bulgarian Government adopted new Regulation (promulgated in the State Gazette Issue No. 71 of August 13, 2004) on the Conditions and Rules on Issuance and Withdrawal of Permits for Industrial Processing of Tobacco and for Production of Tobacco Products (the “Licensing Regulation”), effective as of September 1, 2004, excluding Section II of Chapter III Issuance of Permits [for Production of Tobacco Products] which shall enter into force on January 1, 2005. The purpose of the Licensing Regulation is to regulate the conditions and rules for issuance and withdrawal of permits for industrial processing of tobacco and for production of tobacco products.

New Regulation on the Conditions and Rules for Registration of the Prices of Tobacco Products Produced in the Country and Abroad, the Trade with Tobacco Products and the Control on the Trade

Tuesday, August 17th, 2004

On July 30, 2004 the Bulgarian Government adopted new Regulation (promulgated in the State Gazette Issue No. 71 of August 13, 2004) on the Conditions and Rules for Registration of the Prices of Tobacco Products Produced in the Country and Abroad, the Trade with Tobacco Products and the Control on the Trade (the “Price Registration Regulation”), effective as of January 1, 2005. The purpose of the Price Registration Regulation is to lay down the rules for the registration of the prices of locally manufactured and imported tobacco products, the trade with tobacco products and the control on that trade. The Regulation essentially provides that the retail sale prices of the tobacco products intended for sale in the territory of Bulgaria shall be determined freely by the producer or the importer; however, those prices shall be subject to notification and registration with the Ministry of Finance in compliance with the rules laid down in the Price Registration Regulation.

Borislav Boyanov & Co. Offers Grants for Young Lawyers at the Balkan Legal Forum 2004

Thursday, August 12th, 2004

Borislav Boyanov & Co. has the pleasure to announce that it will provide 6 grants for young Bulgarian lawyers to participate in the Balkan Legal Forum 2004 – South East Europe Business and Law, which shall take place on September 15 – 17, 2004, in Sheraton Sofia Hotel Balkan.

Requirements:

age – below 30 years;

excellent grades from the University;

very good knowledge of English.

Applications are to be submitted till September 3, 2004, at the following address: Legal Development Foundation, 24 Patriarch Evtimii Blvd., 1000 Sofia, Bulgaria, c/o Ralitsa Nedkova, or e-mail: r.nedkova@boyanov.com.