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Bulgaria PM Breaks Ground of Lovetch Great Wall Car Factory

The construction of the car factory in the village of Bahovitsa, near the city of Lovetch was officially launched Monday.

Business » Industry | May 11, 2009, Monday // 18:09 | Viewed: 3577

Kremikovtzi Unions Demand Solutions, Workers Hit Streets Again

The leadership of the Trade Unions at the dying "Kremikovtzi" steel mill proposed Monday urgent measures to deal with the heavy "economy and financial blow" from its closing.

Business » Industry | May 11, 2009, Monday // 14:59 | Viewed: 1285

Energy Supply Cut Confirmed for Bulgaria Steel Mill

The gas and energy supplies to Bulgaria's troubled steel mill Kremikovtzi will be cut at 2 pm Tuesday.

Business » Industry | May 11, 2009, Monday // 10:54 | Viewed: 1401

Slovak Company Plans EUR 600 M Greenfield Investment in Bulgaria

A company from Slovakia is planning to invest EUR 600 M in Bulgaria, in the production of equipment for the preparation and transportation of blood plasma.

Business » Industry | May 7, 2009, Thursday // 13:33 | Viewed: 2041

1 200 Workers of Bulgaria Largest Steel Mill Kremikovtzi Sacked Already

1 200 workers of the ailing Bulgarian steel-maker Kremikovtzi have been made redundant or made to retire in the recent months.

Business » Industry | May 7, 2009, Thursday // 11:02 | Viewed: 1326

Bulgaria Tobacco Company Records 541% Export Increase

The Bulgarian tobacco company "Sofia-BT" AD marked a 541% increase in export for the first quarter of 2009 year-on-year.

Business » Industry | April 30, 2009, Thursday // 17:56 | Viewed: 3789

Bulgaria Battery Producer Monbat Sales Drop by 53%

The sales income of Bulgaria's biggest lead-acid batteries manufacturer, Monbat Plc, have decreased by 53% to BGN 25,7 M for the first quarter of 2009 year-on-year.

Business » Industry | April 30, 2009, Thursday // 14:55 | Viewed: 4512

500 Kremikovtzi Workers on Protest over Pending Layoffs

Over 500 workers from Bulgaria's troubled steel-maker Kremikovtzi protested in downtown Sofia Thursday causing severe traffic jams in combination with the spring rain.

Business » Industry | April 30, 2009, Thursday // 14:49 | Viewed: 1701

Chinese Car Manufacturing Plant to Be Built in Bulgaria's Lovech

The City Coucil in the Northern Bulgarian city of Lovech has allocated a plot for the construction of a car factory.

Business » Industry | April 29, 2009, Wednesday // 18:50 | Viewed: 4946

Two New Factories Opened in Bulgaria's Kostinbrod

Bulgaria's Prime Minister Sergey Stanishev opened two new factories in the western town of Kostinbrod on Wednesday.

Business » Industry | April 29, 2009, Wednesday // 18:14 | Viewed: 2672

Raiffeisen Bulgaria, KfW Sign EUR 20 M Credit Line

Germany's state development bank KfW has extended a EUR 20 M credit line to Raiffeisenbank Bulgaria, controlled by Austria's Raiffeisen International.

Business » Industry | April 28, 2009, Tuesday // 16:55 | Viewed: 1728

Bulgaria Kremikovtzi Steel Mill Talks Reach Crisis Point

Bulgarian deputy Economy and Energy minister, Nina Radeva, has stated that talks with Brazilian steel giant CSN over the future of Kemikovtsi are in crisis.

Business » Industry | April 28, 2009, Tuesday // 11:05 | Viewed: 1755

Bulgaria Offers Debt-for-Equity Swap for Steel Mill Rescue

A debt-for-equity swap through capital increase under a rehabilitation plan is an alternative option to rescue indebted steel mill Kremikovtzi.

Business » Industry | April 27, 2009, Monday // 14:45 | Viewed: 1358

Exports of Bulgaria's Largest Furniture-maker down 30%

The largest Bulgarian furniture-maker specialized in the production of chairs, Sredna Gora Jsc, has seen its order go down by 30% since January 2009.

Business » Industry | April 27, 2009, Monday // 09:52 | Viewed: 2293

Bulgarian Steel Workers Stage Easter Rally

A day after the Easter holidays workers from Bulgaria's Kremikovtzi steel mill continue unabated their protests, rallying over unpaid salaries and the imminent closure of the indebted plant.

Business » Industry | April 21, 2009, Tuesday // 08:12 | Viewed: 1669

Bulgaria Industrial Investments to Shrink by 36%

Bulgaria's industrial enterprises plan to shrink their investments by 36% in 2009 compared to 2008.

Business » Industry | April 17, 2009, Friday // 13:41 | Viewed: 1706

Bulgaria Steel Workers Hit Streets Once Again

About 500 workers from the troubled Bulgarian steel mill Kremikovtzi gathered once again on a protest rally in downtown Sofia.

Business » Industry | April 16, 2009, Thursday // 14:14 | Viewed: 1342

Bulgaria Economy Minister Harbors Hopes for Kremikovtzi Salvage

There is still some lingering hope that a contract for coke processing at the troubled Bulgarian steel mill "Kremikovtzi" could be signed.

Business » Industry | April 15, 2009, Wednesday // 17:35 | Viewed: 1632

Bulgarian Steel Workers Bid Farewell to Hopes for Survival

Workers from Bulgaria's Kremikovtzi steel mill have demanded that its property be sold-out to pay for their salaries and damages as the closure of the indebted plant looms large.

Business » Industry | April 13, 2009, Monday // 16:50 | Viewed: 1653

Bulgarian Steel Workers Rally Again as Shutdown Looms

Workers from Bulgaria's Kremikovtzi steel mill are keeping up unabated their protests as the closure of the indebted plant looms large.

Business » Industry | April 10, 2009, Friday // 08:36 | Viewed: 1334

Bulgaria Steel Workers Threaten Civil Unrest

The plight of the metal-workers from Bulgaria's troubled steel mill Kremikovtzi remained unchanged Thursday for the seventh day in a row.

Business » Industry | April 9, 2009, Thursday // 16:29 | Viewed: 1500
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