Bulgarian Lev

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Bulgarian Lev

The currency of Bulgaria. The fourth lev replaced the third lev in 1999 at a ratio of 1,000 third leva to one fourth lev. At its introduction, the lev was pegged to the Deutsche mark at a 1:1 ratio. When Germany adopted the euro, Bulgaria unofficially switched its peg to the new currency at a ratio of 1.95583 leva to one euro.
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Bulgarian-language media said that a few days after the Bisser disaster, it had emerged that about 102 million leva had been pledged from the EU-funded rural development programme for projects for the prevention of natural disasters, but tenders for projects had not yet been invited.
As for growing the business, Leva said that Energy Initiatives had a successful year with two joint acquisitions, the first a generating company in Bolivia and the second a distribution business in Australia.
Despite the pressures of a more competitive industry, I am confident that we can maintain an appropriate payout ratio," Leva said.
Daily Standart said that about a quarter of Bulgarian households would be spending about 300 leva on Christmas gifts this year, just more than 11 per cent said that they would be spending more than that, while about 65 per cent said that they would hardly be buying any gifts at all.
We knew that the only way we could make this would be to have a script that people would like enough to work on for minimum salaries,'' Leva said.
As with the 1994 program, Leva pointed out that there would be very limited "backfill" of positions vacated as a result of the new early retirement program.
Tick-ets: 45/50 leva sold at the Plovdiv State Opera ticket centre and online at eventim.
8 million leva in October 2011 from 376 million leva in 2010, the Finance Ministry said on November 28.
Leva, chairman, president and chief executive officer of General Public Utilities Corp.
We are looking forward to the opportunity for the public review which will be offered through the FERC's public hearing process," said Leva.
Tickets: 40/50/60/70/80 leva sold at the NDK ticket centre and online at www.