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Bulgaria Named Most Attractive Country for Automotive Industry - Survey

Bulgaria ranks first among ten European countries in its attractiveness to the automotive industry, a recent study of Automotive Cluster Bulgaria and Colliers International shows.

Business » Industry | 6 hours ago | Viewed: 680

Railway Forum 2016 Held in Sofia

The future of railway transport belongs to the young, stated in his address to the participants in the Railway Forum 2016 Chairman of the Forum for Balkan Transport and Infrastructure Petar Mutafchiev.

Business » Industry | October 21, 2016, Friday // 13:11 | Viewed: 1575

Bulgaria's Bobov Dol Miners Protest Salary Reduction, Delay

Workers at the Bobov dol mines who threatened that they will not come out of the mine as a sign of protest against the reduction in salaries and their systematic delay have to the surface.

Business » Industry | October 11, 2016, Tuesday // 16:29 | Viewed: 1396

Industrial Production Declines by 1.6% Month-on-Month in July

Industrial production in the EU has declined by 1% on a monthly basis in July and this is the first decrease since November, 2014.

Business » Industry | September 14, 2016, Wednesday // 18:59 | Viewed: 9529

Bulgaria’s Mining Output Rises 12% in 2015

Bulgaria’s mining output soared by 12% last year, reaching 112.5 million tones, a record rate of increase for the past 10 years, public radio broadcaster has BNR reported, citing data from the Bulgarian Chamber of Mining and Geology.

Business » Industry | August 19, 2016, Friday // 08:50 | Viewed: 3396

Aviostart Gets Nod to Offer to Supply Engines for Bulgarian MiG-29s

Bulgarian-based Aviostart is the only company which will be allowed to submit an offer for the supply of 10 engines for the country’s ageing fleet of MiG-29 fighter jets, local media reported on Thursday.

Business » Industry | August 4, 2016, Thursday // 21:47 | Viewed: 16661

U.S. Delegation Visits Bulgarian Arms Maker VMZ Sopot to Discuss Expansion of Ties

A delegation including representatives of the Pentagon, U.S. partner companies of VMZ Sopot visited the company to discuss opportunities to expand partnership with the leading Bulgarian arms maker, the Economy Ministry announced on Tuesday.

Business » Industry | July 26, 2016, Tuesday // 20:47 | Viewed: 2477

Bulgaria Says China Proposing to Invest USD 100 M in Car Wheel Plant in Ruse

China’s state-owned CITIC Group proposed to invest USD 100 M in a plant for the production of aluminium car wheels in Bulgaria, the government in Sofia announced on Friday.

Business » Industry | July 22, 2016, Friday // 16:37 | Viewed: 20077

China’s JAC Motors Looks into Opportunities to Start Making Electric Cars in Bulgaria

Chinese automaker JAC Motors is exploring opportunities to launch manufacturing in Bulgaria, the Economy Ministry in Sofia has announced.

Business » Industry | June 22, 2016, Wednesday // 23:21 | Viewed: 3365

Yazaki to Invest BGN 45 M in Its 3rd Bulgarian Plant

Japanese car parts manufacturer Yazaki plans to employ some 3 000 people for the factory it is about to begin building in Dimitrovgrad, the head of Bulgaria's investment promotion agency has said.

Business » Industry | June 22, 2016, Wednesday // 11:19 | Viewed: 18105

Bulgarian Arms Maker VMZ Expects EUR 50 M in New Deals after Paris Trade Show

Bulgarian arms manufacturer VMZ has said it expects to sign deals worth a total of some EUR 50 M following its participation in the international defence and security exhibition Eurosаtory 2016.

Business » Industry | June 17, 2016, Friday // 17:32 | Viewed: 17762

Bulgaria Proposes to Russia Joint Production of Ships, High-tech Items

Bulgaria has proposed to Russia to manufacture jointly high-tech products and items with high added value that can be sold on the Russian market as well as in the EU and third countries.

Business » Industry | June 16, 2016, Thursday // 16:14 | Viewed: 3053

Bulgaria’s Industrial Production Grows 2.5% Y/Y in April; Monthly Growth at Zero - Eurostat

Bulgaria registered zero growth in industrial production on a monthly basis for April 2016 following a 0.

Business » Industry | June 14, 2016, Tuesday // 20:02 | Viewed: 2751

Bulgaria’s Industrial Production Index Rises 2.5% Y/Y in April

Bulgaria’s industrial production index adjusted for the number of working days rose by 2.

Business » Industry | June 8, 2016, Wednesday // 17:20 | Viewed: 2372

Yazaki, Sa-ba to Open Spare Parts Factories in Bulgaria's Dimitrovgrad

Japan's Yazaki and Turkey's Sa-ba, manufacturers of car parts, are set to build two facilities in Dimitrovgrad, Southern Bulgaria, Capital daily reports.

Business » Industry | June 6, 2016, Monday // 12:46 | Viewed: 2902

Bulgarian Parliament Tentatively Bans Sale of Three Arms Firms

Bulgaria’sParliament on Thursday approved on first reading a ban on the sale of arms manufacturers VMZ and NITI, as well as arms trader Kintex.

Business » Industry | June 2, 2016, Thursday // 11:12 | Viewed: 21608

Bulgaria’s 2015 Arms Exports Top EUR 640 M, Up 50% Y/Y

Bulgarian exports of military hardware increased by more than 50% last year compared with 2014, a government official has said.

Business » Industry | May 25, 2016, Wednesday // 18:59 | Viewed: 2984

Sweden’s Assa Abloy Acquires Bulgarian-Based Locking Systems Maker Mauer

Sweden’s Assa Abloy, a global door opening solutions provider, has acquired Mauer, a leading manufacturer of cylinders and locks and supplier of locking products in Bulgaria, for an undisclosed sum.

Business » Industry | May 19, 2016, Thursday // 21:04 | Viewed: 3715

China’s Zhengzhou Yutong Bus Co. Considering Production in Bulgaria

Chinese bus manufacturer Zhengzhou Yutong Bus Co.Ltd is considering the construction of a factory in Bulgaria, Sofia-based daily Dnevnik reported on Monday.

Business » Industry | May 16, 2016, Monday // 18:42 | Viewed: 3290

Workers to Protest Again over Closure of Tobacco Plant in Sofia

Trarade unions with Bulgaria's major tobacco holding Bulgartabac have called for Monday a demonstration against the decision to close down a Sofia-based tobacco plant.

Business » Industry | May 9, 2016, Monday // 08:35 | Viewed: 17204

Bulgarian Govt Proposes to Ban Sale of Two Key Arms Firms

The Bulgarian government has proposed to ban the sale of arms manufacturer VMZ-Sopot and arms trader Kintex on account of their major importance for national security.

Business » Industry | May 4, 2016, Wednesday // 19:29 | Viewed: 17421
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