Swiss-Bulgarian IT Cloud Co Defies Hackers from Around the World

What happens to the tons of data generted by society today and how do we protect it - and do we need to turn from Homo Sapiens into Homo Cloudus?

Business | 1 hour ago | Viewed: 422

Bulgaria’s Financial Watchdog Rejects IPO Prospectus of Roo’bar Producer

Bulgaria’s Financial Supervision Commission (FSC) has refused to approve the IPO prospectus of Smart Organic AD, a producer and distributor of organic products.

Business | 4 hours ago | Viewed: 573

Bulgaria’s Government Debt to GDP Ratio Unchanged from July, at 28.4%

In August 2015 the debt-to-GDP ratio remained unchanged from July, at 28.4%, according to the Government Debt Monthly Bulletin of Bulgaria’s Finance Ministry.

Business » Finance | 4 hours ago | Viewed: 515

Bulgaria 'Seeking to Become Hub for Russian Gas'

Bulgaria has not set for itself the goal of becoming a key hub for gas produced by Russian energy giant Gazprom, according to a Russian daily.

Business » Energy | 5 hours ago | Viewed: 766

Uber Bulgaria Launches Online Petition to Renew Services

Car-hiring service Uber has started a petition calling on users to stand up for its right to remain active in the Bulgarian market, its website shows.

Business | 6 hours ago | Viewed: 775

Uber Stops Offering Services in Bulgaria, Says It's 'Temporary'

Ride-sharing service Uber is not available in Bulgaria's capital Sofia as of Tuesday, October 06, after having been active since last year.

Business | 8 hours ago | Viewed: 845

Bulgaria’s PM: Dobrich – Silistra Gas Pipeline Issued Final Certificate of Fitness

Bulgaria’s state-owned gas transmission system operator Bulgartransgaz EAD has been issued an act for establishment of the construction works’ fitness for operation (Act 16) for the Dobrich – Silistra gas pipeline.

Business » Energy | 9 hours ago | Viewed: 594

Bulgaria’s C-Bank Moves to Improve Supervisory Role

Bulgaria’s central bank BNB on Monday adopted a plan for reforming its banking supervision activities which takes into account the conclusions made by the International Monetary Fund, the World Bank and the country’s Audit Office.

Business » Finance | October 5, 2015, Monday // 19:22 | Viewed: 1011

Russia Informs Turkey about Turkish Airspace Violation, PM Davutoglu Says

Moscow has informed Ankara via diplomatic channels about a violation of Turkey’s airspace by a Russian warplane, Turkish Prime Minister Ahmet Davutoglu has said, according to TASS.

Business | October 5, 2015, Monday // 18:14 | Viewed: 1062

Bulgarian Minister to Seek Upward Revision of Interior’s Budget by BGN 21.3 M

Bulgaria’s Interior Minister Rumyana Bachvarova is to request a new update of the budget of the Ministry for 2015, seeking to cover additional expenses amounting to BGN 21 330 000.

Business » Finance | October 4, 2015, Sunday // 11:28 | Viewed: 1417

Bulgaria Expects to Choose Builder of Gas Link to Romania in December

A contractor is expected to be selected in early December for the construction of a gas pipeline interconnection with Romania under the Danube river bed, Bulgaria’s Energy Minister Temenuzhka Petkova said on Friday.

Business » Energy | October 2, 2015, Friday // 18:19 | Viewed: 1922

Bulgaria Confirms Ban on Growing GM Crops

Bulgaria’s Agriculture Ministry has confirmed that the country will remain free from cultivation of genetically modified (GM) crops.

Business | October 1, 2015, Thursday // 20:06 | Viewed: 2266

AES Bulgaria Dismisses Suggestion of Unfair Play

AES Bulgaria, the local unit of  NYSE-listed AES Corporation has said it will provide all the necessary information to assist a possible inspection of alleged irregularities in the energy sector by the country’s Chief Prosecutor's Office as it had done in

Business » Energy | October 1, 2015, Thursday // 19:05 | Viewed: 2694

5700 VW, Audi Vehicles in Bulgaria Need Refit over Diesel Emissions Violations

The owners of 5700 new cars of the Volkswagen and Audi brands in Bulgaria will have to have their cars refitted due to the presence of illegal emission-control software.

Business | October 1, 2015, Thursday // 14:58 | Viewed: 1483

Power Distributor CEZ Bulgaria Welcomes New CEO

Karel Kral is the new CEO of power distributor CEZ Bulgaria EAD.

Business » Energy | October 1, 2015, Thursday // 13:40 | Viewed: 1442

Bulgaria’s Electricity Export Up 31.7% Y/Y in Jan-Sept

By end-September 2015, Bulgarian producers of electricity exported 8.42 million MWh, according to operational data of the Electricity System Operator (ESO).

Business » Energy | October 1, 2015, Thursday // 12:00 | Viewed: 1368

Bulgaria's FinMin Expects Budget Surplus of BGN 627 M at End of September

According to preliminary data and estimates, the Bulgarian Finance Ministry expects a budget surplus of BGN 627 M at the end of September, which represents 0.7 % of the country's forecasted GDP.

Business » Finance | October 1, 2015, Thursday // 10:57 | Viewed: 1474

Bulgaria's Svoge: a Starting Point to Explore Beautiful Iskar Gorge

Novinite is republishing a second (after the one about Lakatnik) story by our reader Leon de Leeuw, who visited the area of Lakatnik, a place not far from Bulgaria's capital Sofia which has much to offer to hikers and nature lovers.

Business » Tourism | October 1, 2015, Thursday // 08:39 | Viewed: 2322

Bulgarian C-Bank's Supervision Dept. Director General Kordovska Resigns

Neli Kordovska, the Bulgarian National Bank's Director General in charge of Banking Supervision, has stepped down, officials have said.

Business » Finance | October 1, 2015, Thursday // 06:05 | Viewed: 1748

Bulgaria Moves to Adopt IMF’s Special Data Dissemination Standard Plus

Dimitar Radev, Governor of the Bulgarian National Bank (BNB), acting in his capacity as Governor of the International Monetary Fund (IMF) for Bulgaria, has expressed the country’s willingness to adopt the IMF’s Special Data Dissemination Standard Plus.

Business » Finance | September 30, 2015, Wednesday // 20:01 | Viewed: 1473

Employers’ Associations Report Irregularities in Bulgaria’s Energy Sector to Chief Prosecutor

The heads of four employers’ associations submitted tip-offs with the prosecuting authority for three types of irregularities in the energy sector.

Business » Energy | September 30, 2015, Wednesday // 16:55 | Viewed: 3550