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Bulgaria Faces Drastic IT Skills Shortage

Bulgaria is facing a drastic shortage of people with the right skills and experience while hoping to position itself among IT leaders in southern Europe, the Financial Times writes.

Business » Industry | November 29, 2016, Tuesday // 07:43 | Viewed: 2017

Bulgaria Still Waiting for Auto Manufacturing Plant

The Bulgarian government is still waiting for a large automovite manufacturer to set up a vehicle assembly plant, the Financial Times notes in a report on the country.

Business » Industry | November 29, 2016, Tuesday // 07:14 | Viewed: 2293

Portuguese Company to Buy Large Bulgaria-Based Glass Wrapping Producer

One of the largest glass wrapping producer in the Balkans is to be acquired by Portugal's BA Glass, a declaration filed with the competition watchdog reveals.

Business » Industry | November 3, 2016, Thursday // 13:51 | Viewed: 4647

Sensata to Open 500 More Jobs in Three Bulgarian Cities Next Year

US sensors manufacturer Sensata Technologies is to launch five hundred new openings in its three facilities across Bulgaria, its regional manager has said.

Business » Industry | October 31, 2016, Monday // 13:25 | Viewed: 2268

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 | October 26, 2016, Wednesday // 14:13 | Viewed: 50771

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: 2341

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: 2053

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: 13398

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: 4072

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: 20492

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: 3082

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: 23842

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: 3974

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: 21332

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: 20881

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: 3657

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: 3397

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: 2960

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: 3513

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: 24544

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: 3590
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