Bulgaria to Keep Old Tourist Logo As All Proposals Rejected

Bulgarian Tourism Minister Nikolina Angelkova said on Sunday that the country would continue to use its current tourist logo for the moment.

Business » Tourism | May 1, 2016, Sunday // 11:43 | Viewed: 672

Bulgarian Govt Debt Rises to EUR 13.35 B at End-March

Bulgaria’s government debt increasedto EUR 13.35 B at the end of March, compared with EUR 11.60 B a month earlier, according to data from the Finance Ministry.

Business » Finance | April 30, 2016, Saturday // 17:52 | Viewed: 1125

Bulgaria Ranks among Top Software Outsourcing Destinations, Studies Show

Two recent studies point to Eastern Europe and Bulgaria in particular as an increasingly attractive destination for companies looking to outsource software, according to an article posted on ZDnet website.

Business » Industry | April 30, 2016, Saturday // 10:59 | Viewed: 1854

Bulgaria Expects Budget Surplus to Exceed BGN 2.3 B at End of April

Based on preliminary data and figures, Bulgaria’s finance ministry estimates that budget surplus will exceed BGN 2.

Business » Finance | April 29, 2016, Friday // 15:51 | Viewed: 1757

Network of Electric Bicycles to Connect Bulgaria, Romania

A network of electric bicycles will connect Bulgaria and Romania.

Business » Tourism | April 29, 2016, Friday // 11:31 | Viewed: 2695

Competition for New Tourist Logo of Bulgaria Fails to Select Winner

A fifteen-member jury, including representatives from the media and the tourist sector as well as marketing and PR specialists, failed to select a winner in the competition for a new tourist logo of Bulgaria.

Business » Tourism | April 28, 2016, Thursday // 20:56 | Viewed: 1989

Bulgaria's Competition Watchdog Fines Two Regional TV, Internet Providers

Bulgaria's Commission for Protection of Competition (KZK) has imposed sanctions on two regional TV and Internet providers for practices amounting to unfair competition.

Business | April 28, 2016, Thursday // 19:11 | Viewed: 1788

Gazprom Puts Forward New South Stream Route

Russian energy giant Gazprom has tabled a new option to revive the South Stream pipeline, local media report.

Business » Energy | April 28, 2016, Thursday // 11:29 | Viewed: 3940

Bulgaria's NEK Repays EUR 309 M Debt to Local Unit of U.S.-based AES Corp

Bulgarian wholesale electricity supplier NEK has repaid EUR 309 M in outstanding debt owed to coal-fired AES 3C Maritza East I power plant, a subsidiary of U.

Business » Energy | April 27, 2016, Wednesday // 19:05 | Viewed: 1995

Trips by Bulgarians Abroad, Foreign Residents’ Visits Increase in March

The number of trips of Bulgarian residents abroad increased by 11.4% year-on-year in March, reaching 354,700, the state statistical office NSI announced on Wednesday.

Business | April 27, 2016, Wednesday // 16:24 | Viewed: 1739

Bulsatcom Slapped with Fine over Unfair Competition

Bulgaria's competition watchdog has fined pay-TV services provider Bulsatcom for its failure to provide customers with exact information on a new promo package it is offering.

Business | April 27, 2016, Wednesday // 14:14 | Viewed: 1801

No Investment Projects Involving Bulgarian Govt Loans, Guarantees Next Year

The 2017 budget of Bulgaria will not foresee any decisions on investment projects that require funding through state loans or the issuance of state guarantees, the government has decided.

Business | April 27, 2016, Wednesday // 13:29 | Viewed: 1569

Map of Pharmacies in Bulgaria Available Online  

The Bulgarian Pharmaceutical Union has unveiled an electronic map of pharmacies and chemist’s shops in the country to help customers find their way to the nearest point of sale, bTV reported on Tuesday.

Business | April 26, 2016, Tuesday // 18:03 | Viewed: 1983

Bulgaria’s End-February Gross Foreign Debt Falls 0.7% from End-2015

Bulgaria’s gross foreign debt totalled EUR 33.

Business » Finance | April 26, 2016, Tuesday // 16:56 | Viewed: 1737

Lidl Bulgaria Faces Fine for Misleading Advertisement

The Commission for Protection of Competition (KZK) established that Lidl Bulgaria had committed an offence through a misleading advertising campaign.

Business | April 26, 2016, Tuesday // 14:02 | Viewed: 4875

Bulgaria's Competition Watchdog Continues Inspections at Fuel Retailers

Officials of Bulgaria's Commission for Protection of Competition (KZK) are carrying out on Tuesday sudden inspections at the premises of Petrol and NIS Petrol, two of the fuel retailers suspected of being part of a cartel agreement.

Business | April 26, 2016, Tuesday // 12:42 | Viewed: 1508

Lufthansa Strike to Cancel Flights Between Bulgaria, Germany on Wednesday

A strike of Lufthansa employees will cancel flights between the Bulgarian capital and the airports in Frankfurt and Munich on Wednesday.

Business | April 26, 2016, Tuesday // 12:06 | Viewed: 2022

Miners Stage Blockade Near Bulgaria's Burgas over Lack of Payment

Workers at closed Cherno More mine, in the region of Burgas, blocked on Tuesday morning the road between Burgas and the resort of Slanchev Bryag (Sunny Beach) to protest against the delay in payment of wages and compensations.

Business » Industry | April 26, 2016, Tuesday // 12:01 | Viewed: 1639

Protesting Coach Operators to Hold Bus Processions in Sofia, Varna

The National Association of Bus Transport in Bulgaria informs that coach companies will stage a protest bus procession in Sofia and Varna on Tuesday.

Business | April 26, 2016, Tuesday // 10:16 | Viewed: 1518

Bulgaria’s BEH Signs EUR 535 M Loan Deal to Repay Debt to Units of AES, ContourGlobal

State-owned Bulgarian Energy Holding (BEH) group has agreed a bridge loan of EUR 535 M to repay debt of its subsidiary NEK to the local units of U.

Business » Energy | April 25, 2016, Monday // 17:59 | Viewed: 2002

Competition Regulator Carries out Inspection at OMV Bulgaria

Officials of the Commission for Protection of Competition (KZK) are conducting a sudden inspection at the premises of OMV Bulgaria on Monday.

Business » Energy | April 25, 2016, Monday // 14:50 | Viewed: 2066