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Balkan Telecom Regulators Mull Scrapping Roaming Charges

Balkan telecommunications regulators are nearing a decision to cancel roaming charges for mobile communications, Macedonian news agency MIA reported on Thursday.

Business | 9 hours ago | Viewed: 436

Bulgaria Gets Record Low Dividend Payment from State Firms

Bulgaria has received record low dividend from its state-owned companies this year, it was revealed on Thursday.

Business | August 21, 2014, Thursday // 19:05 | Viewed: 405

Bulgaria's Transport Sector Turnover Increases by 13.4% in Q2 Y/Y

Total turnover index in transportation, storage and post sector increased by 13.4% in Q2 2014 compared to the same quarter of 2013.

Business | August 21, 2014, Thursday // 14:00 | Viewed: 561

Russia Takes Some EU, US Food Products out of Blacklist

Russia has decided to exclude some of the food products on which it imposed a ban earlier in August, a decree published on the government's website shows.

Business | August 21, 2014, Thursday // 08:11 | Viewed: 1680

Overhaul of Bulgaria's State Budget 'Inevitable' - FinMin

Interim Finance Minister Rumen Porozhanov has voiced concerns that the current account deficit could reach 3 percent in 2014.

Business | August 21, 2014, Thursday // 07:31 | Viewed: 688

Bulgaria's Interim Finmin Porozhanov Voices Concern about KTB

Interim Finance Minister Rumen Porozhanov has voiced concern about the impact of putting Corporate Commercial Bank under special supervision on Bulgaria’s banking system.

Business » Finance | August 20, 2014, Wednesday // 17:53 | Viewed: 1012

Oettinger Pledges Full Support for Bulgaria's Energy Board

EU Energy Commissioner Gunther Oettinger has told Deputy Prime Minister Ekaterina Zaharieva he entirely supports the establishment of an energy board in the country.

Business » Energy | August 20, 2014, Wednesday // 16:37 | Viewed: 866

Bulgarian Telco Vivacom Engaged in Unfair Practice - Supreme Court

Bulgaria's Supreme Administrative Court (VAS) has upheld unfair commercial practice accusations of the consumer protection watchdog against telecom operator Vivacom.

Business | August 20, 2014, Wednesday // 15:54 | Viewed: 963

53% of Bulgarians Do Not Trust Banking System – Poll

Some 53% of Bulgarians do not trust the banking system in the country, according to a survey conducted by Gallup International.

Business » Finance | August 20, 2014, Wednesday // 12:32 | Viewed: 735

Bulgaria's 131km Border Fence Plan May Trigger Infringement Procedure

The 131km fence which Bulgaria plans to build at the Turkish border may lead to an infringement procedure against the country, according to Michail Ekimdzhiev.

Business | August 20, 2014, Wednesday // 10:17 | Viewed: 1089

South Stream Bulgaria Halts Commissioning Activities

South Stream Bulgaria has announced it will suspended all public procurement activities and will not sign contracts related to the South Stream gas pipeline.

Business » Energy | August 20, 2014, Wednesday // 09:58 | Viewed: 866

Bulgaria-Serbia Cross-Border Co-Op Scheme by 2020 Granted EUR 34M

Bulgaria's Deputy caretaker Regional Development Minister has listed the benefits of enhancing connectedness with Serbia in the spheres of economy, energy, transport and culture.

Business | August 19, 2014, Tuesday // 17:45 | Viewed: 955

Minister Vows Swift Completion of Parvomai-Svilengrad Rail Line

Bulgarian caretaker Transport Minister Nikolina Angelkova has vowed to fast-track work on the Parvomai-Svilengrad railway line.

Business | August 19, 2014, Tuesday // 16:05 | Viewed: 824

Kiril Ananiev Appointed Caretaker Deputy Finance Minister

Kiril Ananiev has been appointed Deputy Finance Minister in the caretaker government led by PM Georgi Bliznashki.

Business » Finance | August 19, 2014, Tuesday // 15:15 | Viewed: 622

Depositors in KTB to Protest in Several Bulgarian Cities

Depositors in Corporate Commercial Bank (KTB) will rally in several Bulgarian cities this afternoon to demand immediate access to their accounts.

Business » Finance | August 19, 2014, Tuesday // 14:04 | Viewed: 953

Bulgaria's Energy Board to Start Functioning in а Week

Bulgaria's energy board is to be structured by the end of next week, according to Ekaterina Zaharieva, caretaker Deputy Prime Minister.

Business » Energy | August 19, 2014, Tuesday // 12:57 | Viewed: 985

South Stream Bulgaria JV Raises Capital Despite Ban

The South Stream Bulgaria project company has increased its capital in defiance of orders to the contrary issued by caretaker energy minister Vasil Shtonov.

Business » Energy | August 19, 2014, Tuesday // 11:48 | Viewed: 1263

Bulgaria's Revenue Agency Auctions Gold Bars, Platinum

Bulgaria's National Revenue Agency (NRA) is putting up for auction nearly 100 kg of gold, silver and platinum.

Business | August 19, 2014, Tuesday // 11:05 | Viewed: 1023

Danube Bridge 3 to Cost EUR 200 – 270 M

The construction of a third bridge over the Danube River is to cost EUR 200 – 270 M, according to feasibility studies conducted at four places where it could be built.

Business | August 18, 2014, Monday // 17:44 | Viewed: 1172

Bulgarian Miners Urge Caretaker PM to Lift Shale Gas Ban

Bulgarian miners have asked caretaker Prime Minister Georgi Bliznashki to lift the ban on shale gas extraction through hydraulic fracturing.

Business » Energy | August 18, 2014, Monday // 17:04 | Viewed: 946

Three Vie for Kempinski Hotel Zografski in Sofia

Three bidders have remained in the final leg of the race for the five-star Kempinski Hotel Zografski in Sofia, the Pressa daily has reported.

Business » Properties | August 18, 2014, Monday // 16:16 | Viewed: 1256
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