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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: 3834

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: 4616

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: 1717

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: 5046

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: 2711

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: 1744

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: 1802

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: 1378

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: 2320

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: 1699

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: 1716

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: 1359

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: 1640

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: 1680

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: 1350

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: 1519

USSR Owned Bulgartabac, Russia Might Want It Back - Report

Bulgarian cigarettes company, Bulgartabac, used to be owned by the USSR as part of World War II reparations.

Business » Industry | April 9, 2009, Thursday // 13:56 | Viewed: 3056

Bulgarian Steel Workers Threaten Hunger Strike

Workers from Bulgaria's Kremikovtzi steel mill threatened to go on a hunger strike after their persistent rallies over unpaid salaries and the imminent closure of the indebted plant failed to yield results.

Business » Industry | April 8, 2009, Wednesday // 12:59 | Viewed: 1153

Bulgarian Steel Workers Rally in Handcuffs

Workers from Bulgaria's Kremikovtzi steel mill have kept up unabated their protests on Tuesday, rallying over unpaid salaries and the imminent closure of the indebted plant.

Business » Industry | April 7, 2009, Tuesday // 11:17 | Viewed: 1609

Bulgarian Kremikovtzi Gas Cut Delayed by Week

State gas monopoly Bulgargaz said on Monday it would not cut gas supplies to Kremikovtzi for one more week, the steel mill executive director announced.

Business » Industry | April 6, 2009, Monday // 17:00 | Viewed: 1421

Bulgarian Steel Workers to Turn to Brussels for Help

Workers from Bulgaria's Kremikovtzi steel mill protested yet again on Monday over unpaid salaries and the imminent closure of the indebted plant.

Business » Industry | April 6, 2009, Monday // 15:26 | Viewed: 1438
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