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IMI Bulgaria Invests EUR 1.14 M in Botevgrad Property to Expand Capacity

The Bulgarian subsidiary of Integrated Micro-electronics Inc.(IMI) has acquired land and a building in the town of Botevgrad to meet its expansion targets, the parent company has revealed.

Business » Industry | July 23, 2015, Thursday // 17:51 | Viewed: 2171

Bulgaria PM Borisov Discussing Investment, Trade on Bavaria Visit

Bulgaria’s government is seeking support from Bavarian companies for the proposed construction of a natural gas distribution hub on the country’s territory, Prime Minister Boyko Borisov has said.

Business » Industry | July 21, 2015, Tuesday // 19:31 | Viewed: 2297

Illegal Coal Mining Challenges Bulgarian Energy Ministry

People formerly employed in the mining industry and Roma people allegedly have been involved in illegal mining at the Mini Bobov Dol site, Presa Daily reported.

Business » Industry | July 8, 2015, Wednesday // 15:52 | Viewed: 3968

Bulgaria's Industrial Output Rises by 0.4% M/M in May

According to preliminary figures of the National Statistical Institute (NSI), which were released on Wednesday, the index of industrial production in May increased by 0.4 % compared to the previous month.

Business » Industry | July 8, 2015, Wednesday // 13:38 | Viewed: 1991

Russian Business Body Declines Cooperation with Bulgaria over Sanctions

Russian engineering union Soyuzmash has refused to sign a cooperation agreement with its Bulgarian counterpart over Sofia's tacit support for sanctions, TASS reported on Wednesday.

Business » Industry | May 21, 2015, Thursday // 09:40 | Viewed: 1444

German Meat Processing Co 'Exploring Opportunities in Bulgaria'

A German meat processing company is exploring opportunities to open a plant in Northern Bulgaria, Economy Minister Bozhidar Lukarski has said.

Business » Industry | May 20, 2015, Wednesday // 08:19 | Viewed: 1375

Aurubis Planning to Invest EUR 150 M in Bulgaria

An investment package of nearly EUR 150 M into the Bulgarian economy is being considered by leading copper producer Aurubis, the company's CEO Tim Kurt has said.

Business » Industry | May 14, 2015, Thursday // 15:30 | Viewed: 1913

Sofia Technical University Concept Car to Run Again at Shell Eco-marathon Europe  

Students from the Technical University of Sofia will return to Shell Eco-marathon Europe later this month after a one-year pause, targeting a leading position in the UrbanConcept category.

Business » Industry | May 5, 2015, Tuesday // 11:50 | Viewed: 3236

Workers from Bulgarian Arms Factory Dunarit to Block Danube Bridge

Employees of the Ruse-based arms and ammunition manufacturer Dunarit are set to stage a protest on Friday over the government's decision to scrap the plant's license over a "threat to national security.

Business » Industry | March 13, 2015, Friday // 08:34 | Viewed: 1666

Bulgaria’s Mining Production to Drop 5-10% in 2015

Mining production in Bulgaria will drop by 5-10% in 2015, according to Lachezar Tsotsorkov, Chair of the Management Board of the Bulgarian Chamber of Mining and Geology.

Business » Industry | March 5, 2015, Thursday // 11:40 | Viewed: 1230

Economy Minister Points to IT as Fastest-Developing Industry in Bulgaria

Economy Minister Bozhidar Lukarski said that Information Technolohy (IT) was the fastest-developing industry in the country and Bulgaria was best known worldwide for its experts in the field.

Business » Industry | February 17, 2015, Tuesday // 15:59 | Viewed: 1327

Russian Economic Crisis Has Negative Effect on Bulgarian Industry - DW

The worst economic crisis in Russia in a decade coupled with the devaluation of the rouble have affected Bulgarian companies in a negative way, as sales decrease and orders are being suspended.

Business » Industry | January 29, 2015, Thursday // 15:12 | Viewed: 1415

US Sensata Building Second Manufacturing Plant in Bulgaria

US company Sensata, a leading supplier of sensors and controls, is building its second manufacturing plant in Bulgaria.

Business » Industry | January 20, 2015, Tuesday // 11:05 | Viewed: 15471

Bulgaria's Investment Agency to Establish Regional Unit in Plovdiv

Regional units of the Bulgarian Investment Agency and the State Agency for Promotion of Small and Medium Enterprises (SMEs) will be established in Plovdiv.

Business » Industry | January 17, 2015, Saturday // 11:47 | Viewed: 5754

Bulgarians Have Drunk 100 M Litres of Wine in 2014

The Director of the Executive Agency for Vines and Wine Krasimir Koev said that Bulgarians have drunk around 100 million litres of wine in 2014.

Business » Industry | December 30, 2014, Tuesday // 16:41 | Viewed: 1443

Bulgarian PC Brand Pravetz to Start Selling Laptops in January

Legendary Bulgarian PC brand Pravetz is to make the first sales of its Pravetz 64M laptop after having been out of business for more than two decades.

Business » Industry | December 29, 2014, Monday // 10:26 | Viewed: 3712

Key Bulgarian Infrastructure Projects Delayed, New Minister Says

All major infrastructure projects in Bulgaria have been delayed by the previous Socialist-led government, Regional Development Minister Lilyana Pavlova has said.

Business » Industry | November 11, 2014, Tuesday // 11:16 | Viewed: 1472

Bulgaria's New Car Market Registers 9% Increase in 2014

In September, the EU market for new passenger cars expanded for the thirteenth consecutive month, totalling 1,235,501 units, the latest report released by the European Automobile Manufacturers Association.

Business » Industry | October 17, 2014, Friday // 12:27 | Viewed: 1957

Bulgaria 'European Leader' in Gold, Copper Extraction

Bulgaria ranks first in Europe in the extraction of copper and gold, data from the Bulgarian Chamber of Mining and Geology shows.

Business » Industry | August 18, 2014, Monday // 10:37 | Viewed: 2378

Bulgaria's Labor Inspectorate to Check 400 Construction Companies

Bulgaria's General Labor Inspectorate launches a special information and inspection campaign in the construction sector as of August 11, Monday.

Business » Industry | August 11, 2014, Monday // 09:44 | Viewed: 1293

Bulgaria's Industrial Production Down by 1.3% in June

The Seasonally adjusted Industrial Production Index decreased by 1.3% in June 2014 as compared to May 2014, the preliminary data of the National Statistical Institute shows.

Business » Industry | August 8, 2014, Friday // 11:58 | Viewed: 1198