asked Her Majesty's Government:Further to the Answer by the Secretary of State for International Development on 19 November 1998 (HC Deb., col. 707), why her economic advisers do not monitor Bulgaria. [HL1112]
The Answer given by my right hon. friend on 19 November made clear that economic advisers monitor a number of countries which are not our major partners. This list included Eastern Europe, which of course includes Bulgaria.