Azerbaijan's Gas Deliveries to Bulgaria May Start in 2020

Azerbaijan’s state oil company SOCAR has assured the Bulgarian side that gas deliveries to Bulgaria can begin in 2020, announced Deputy Energy Minister Zhecho Stankov after a meeting with the management of SOCAR in Baku, reported BNR.

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German Chancellor: I Have Not Changed My Position On Migrants

German Chancellor Angela Merkel stated that she has not changed her position on the immigrant issue.

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Burgas Airport To Shut Down October 31 - December 30

Burgas Airport will be shut down form October 31 to December 30, reported the operator Fraport Twin Star Airport Management AD on its webpage.

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Chinese Yuan Becomes Official Reserve Currency

The Chinese yuan officially joined the USD, the Euro, the Japanese Yen and the British Pound Sterling as a global reserve currency.

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BNB: Bulgarian Banking System Profit Exceeds BGN 1 B

The profit of the banking system in Bulgaria exceeded BGN 1 B, showed BNB data for August, reported BNR.

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KEVR To Raise Gas Prices by 1.97% As Of October 1

At a closed-door meeting, the Energy and Water Regulatory Commission (KEVR) took a final decision regarding the statement submitted by Bulgargaz for confirmation of the prices for the fourth quarter of 2016 at which the public supplier will sell natural g

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BNB Chief Radev: Bulgaria's Banking System Is Stable

“If I was looking for comfort, I wouldn’t have occupied this seat.

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Azerbaijan, Bulgaria Agree on Gas Deliveries from 2020

Azerbaijan with supply Bulgaria with gas that will be destined for the "Balkan Gas Hub", according to the Bulgarian Energy Ministry.

Business » Energy | September 29, 2016, Thursday // 16:01 | Viewed: 1396

Bulgaria to Study Options for Azerbaijani Gas Supplies - Energy Min

Bulgarian and Azerbaijani officials are set to discuss the prospects for gas deliveries at an intergovernmental session on Thursday and Friday, Energy Minister Temenuzhka Petkova has said.

Business » Energy | September 29, 2016, Thursday // 10:53 | Viewed: 1570

Turkey to Complete Wall with Syria in 5 Months

Turkey has already built a 200-km-long wall by the border with Syria and will put up the rest within five months, a Turkish daily says.

Business | September 29, 2016, Thursday // 08:06 | Viewed: 1892

Bulgaria Doesn't Appeal Arbitration Ruling over Atomstroyexport Debt

The Bulgarian government announced it didn't appeal the arbitration ruling that obliged it to pay nearly EUR 630 M to Russian company Atomstroyexport for equipment made for an abandoned nuclear plant project.

Business » Energy | September 29, 2016, Thursday // 07:53 | Viewed: 1367

IAEA, EBRD Officials among Speakers at Nuclear Decommissioning Conference in Sofia

Names of Bulgarian and EU officials and representatives of regulators and operators to attend the Central & Eastern Europe Nuclear Decommissioning and Waste Management Conference 2016 have already been announced.

Business » Energy | September 28, 2016, Wednesday // 17:50 | Viewed: 4608

Bulgaria EconMin Visiting Azerbaijan on Thursday, Friday

Bulgarian Economy Minister Bozhidar Lukarski will head a delegation sent to Azerbaijan as part of a bilateral committee that will have a session on September 29-30, the government says.

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Bulgarian Parliament Approves Financial Aid Bill for Payment of NEC's Debt

The Bulgarian Parliament approved at second reading the draft bill for granting financial aid for the payment of the debt of the National Electric Company (NEC).

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Bulgarian Parliament To Vote On State Loan To NEC

The Bulgarian Parliament will vote at second reading on Wednesday for the approval of the loan which the state will grant for the equipment for the Belene nuclear power plant, ordered from Russia 8 years ago.

Business » Energy | September 28, 2016, Wednesday // 07:56 | Viewed: 2133

Dutch Transavia To Launch Sofia-Amsterdam Flights

Dutch low-cost carrier Transavia will launch flights between Sofia and Amsterdam as of May 2017, reported the carrier’s website.

Business » Tourism | September 27, 2016, Tuesday // 17:04 | Viewed: 3780

Bulgarian PM Borisov Talks With Russian President Putin

Bulgarian PM Boyko Borisov has discussed several bi-lateral issues, including those in the energy field, in a telephone conversation with Russian President Vladimir Putin requested by the Bulgarian side.

Business » Energy | September 27, 2016, Tuesday // 15:22 | Viewed: 3116

Sofia Attracts Over 500,000 Tourists So Far in 2016

Sofia has attracted over half a million tourists since the beginning of 2016, stated on Tuesday Tourism Minister Nikolina Angelkova at the first meeting of the mayors of capitals in Central and Eastern Europe and China “16+1”.

Business » Tourism | September 27, 2016, Tuesday // 12:27 | Viewed: 2538

CEZ Calls For Creation of Vulneravble Consumers Fund Via Stricter Sanctions For Electricity Theft

The Energy Distribution Company CEZ has called for the creation of a fund for investments and support of vulnerable consumers via an increase in the sanctions for electricity theft.

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Bulgarian Energy, Water Regulator Proposes 2% Increase in Natural Gas Price

The Energy and Water Regulatory Commission (KEVR) will decide in an open session on Tuesday whether to raise the price of natural gas as of October 1.

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15,105 Public Procurement Contracts Signed So Far in 2016

A total of 15,105 contracts were signed on the basis of public procurement orders since the beginning of 2016, reported the Public Procurement Portal.

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