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EC Initiates Gas Supply Talks between Oettinger, Novak

The European Commission is initiating a meeting between EU Energy Commissioner Gunther Oettinger and Russian Energy Minister Alexander Novak in Moscow this week.

Business » Energy | 6 hours ago | Viewed: 305

Bulgaria to Promote Jams, Canned Vegetables in Russia, UAE

Bulgaria's State Fund Agriculture and the Fruits and Vegetables Processors Union have signed a contract for the promotion of local products in Russia and the United Arab Emirates.

Business | 7 hours ago | Viewed: 336

Bulgarians' Trips Abroad Increase by 7.3% in June

In June 2014, the number of trips of Bulgarians abroad was 411.1thousand or by 7.3% above the registered in June 2013, the National Statistical Institute reports.

Business | July 28, 2014, Monday // 13:26 | Viewed: 305

Bulgaria's Business Climate Indicator Tumbles in July

In July the total business climate indicator decreased by 3.2% compared to its level from June, according to the latest data released by the National Statistical Institute.

Business | July 28, 2014, Monday // 12:30 | Viewed: 419

Bulgaria to Double Innovations Spending in 2015

Bulgaria is to spend BGN 937.9 M on innovations in 2015, including public spending and the expenses of the business sector.

Business | July 28, 2014, Monday // 11:49 | Viewed: 522

Montenegro 'Interested' in South Stream Pipeline - EconMin

Montenegro's Economy Minister Vladimir Kavaric announced that his country desired to be included in the South Stream gas pipeline project.

Business » Energy | July 28, 2014, Monday // 09:40 | Viewed: 603

Bulgarian Farmers’ Association Opposes Annual Cap on EU Subsidies

The Bulgarian Association of Agricultural Producers (BAAP) has opposed plans of the government to impose a EUR 300 000 cap on the annual amount of area-based direct payments.

Business | July 27, 2014, Sunday // 15:41 | Viewed: 645

Tourists at Sunny Beach Complain of Tow Truck Blackmail

Tourists at Bulgaria's coast resort Sunny Beach complain of municipal tow truck blackmail, reports the bTV national channel.

Business » Tourism | July 26, 2014, Saturday // 16:41 | Viewed: 2028

Morocco Seeks Options for Charter Flights to Bulgaria

Representatives of the Tourist Board of Morocco and of Bulgarian touroperators are discussing the setting up of regular charter flights between Sofia and Rabat, reports Dnevnik.

Business » Tourism | July 26, 2014, Saturday // 10:32 | Viewed: 1517

Bulgaria Risks Losing EU Funding of EUR 45 M for Gas Link with Greece

Bulgaria may lose EUR 45 M in EU funding if the gas grid interconnection with Greece is delayed, according to former Deputy Prime Minister Daniela Bobeva.

Business » Energy | July 25, 2014, Friday // 17:37 | Viewed: 1021

Bulgarian Industrial Assoc. Hints at Negative GDP Growth by end-2014

Bozhidar Danev, Chair of the Bulgarian Industrial Association (BIA), has suggested that the country may close the year with negative economic growth.

Business | July 25, 2014, Friday // 16:32 | Viewed: 852

Undercover Taxmen in Swimsuits Patrol Bulgaria's Black Sea Coast

Bulgaria's National Revenue Agency (NRA) has sent additional 1,200 taxmen to inspect the stores and hotels in the seaside resorts during the summer season.

Business » Tourism | July 25, 2014, Friday // 15:52 | Viewed: 1752

Bulgaria's Energy Sector Most Vulnerable Among 75 Countries

Bulgaria's energy policy is infiltrated by local and foreign private interests, including state interests.

Business » Energy | July 25, 2014, Friday // 14:36 | Viewed: 1088

Bulgaria's Fina-S Investment Intermediary Terminates Activities

The Bulgarian Fina-S investment intermediary terminates its business activities, said the company on its website.

Business | July 25, 2014, Friday // 14:08 | Viewed: 778

Bulgaria's Plovdiv Boasts 33% Higher Hotel Revenues in 2014

Hotels in Bulgaria's city of Plovdiv recorded a 33% higher revenue from tourist accommodation in H1 2014, compared to the same period of 2013, the local administration informed.

Business » Tourism | July 25, 2014, Friday // 13:56 | Viewed: 694

Bulgaria's Troubled Corpbank No Longer A Bidder for Hypo Alpe Adria

Advent International and a Bulgarian-Russian consortium headed by businessman Denis Barekov are reportedly the key bidders for nationalized Austrian bank Hypo Alpe Adria.

Business » Finance | July 25, 2014, Friday // 13:23 | Viewed: 1274

Bulgaria's Parliament to Hold Extraordinary Sitting on Budget Update

Center-right party GERB and liberal party DPS have agreed to hold an extraordinary sitting of Parliament on July 29 at 3 pm.

Business » Finance | July 25, 2014, Friday // 12:12 | Viewed: 937

GERB Party: Kalin Hristov Must Become Bulgarian National Bank Governor

Boyko Borisov, leader of center-right party GERB, has suggested that Kalin Hristov must replace Ivan Iskrov at the post of Governor of the Bulgarian National Bank (BNB).

Business » Finance | July 25, 2014, Friday // 11:43 | Viewed: 863

Sofia Heating Utility CEO Dismissed over KTB Assets

Sofia Municipal Council has discharged Stoyan Tsvetanov, who heads Toplofikatsiya heating utility's branch in the capital.

Business » Finance | July 24, 2014, Thursday // 15:52 | Viewed: 1019

Bulgaria's Globul Loses Profit and Revenue

Bulgaria's second largest telecom, Globul, owned by the Norwegian giant Telenor posted a drop in profit and revenue in Q2 2014, reports Capital Daily.

Business | July 24, 2014, Thursday // 15:15 | Viewed: 805

Turkey OKs South Stream Environmental Impact Assessment

Turkey's Ministry of Environment and Urbanization has approved the Environmental Impact Assessment (EIA) report for the offshore section of the South Stream gas pipeline.

Business » Energy | July 24, 2014, Thursday // 12:49 | Viewed: 1041
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