Bulgaria MPs to Vote on 2016 Budget This Week

A final vote is due this week on Bulgaria's state budget for 2016 and an overhaul of this year's expenditure.

Business » Finance | 11 minutes ago

Bulgaria Backs Nord Stream-2, Standing Up for Own Gas Hub Project

Bulgarian Prime Minister Boyko Borisov said on Sunday Sofia is not intending to take action against the Nord Stream-2 gas pipeline project.

Business » Energy | 49 minutes ago | Viewed: 376

Liberalization of Energy Market in Bulgaria Likely to Lead to Power Price Hike

The forthcoming liberalization of the energy market in Bulgaria is likely to lead to an increase in the prices of the electricity in the country.

Business » Energy | November 29, 2015, Sunday // 14:57 | Viewed: 1124

Tourism Minister Expects 1.5 Million Russians to Visit Bulgaria in 2016

Bulgaria has the capacity to welcome one and a half million Russian tourists next summer.

Business » Tourism | November 29, 2015, Sunday // 12:47 | Viewed: 1359

Trips of Bulgarians Abroad, Visits of Foreign Residents Rise in October

The number of trips of Bulgarian residents abroad has increased by 11.

Business » Tourism | November 27, 2015, Friday // 20:11 | Viewed: 1740

Bulgaria’s Business Climate Worsens in November

Bulgaria’s overall business confidence index has declined by 0.5 percentage points in November compared with the previous month due to more pessimistic assessments and expectations in construction, retail and services sectors.

Business | November 27, 2015, Friday // 19:33 | Viewed: 1377

Bulgaria Opens Tender for Oil/Gas Exploration in Varna Region

Bulgaria has opened a tender for prospecting for oil and gas in Block 1-24 Kitka in Varna Region.

Business » Energy | November 27, 2015, Friday // 17:38 | Viewed: 2041

Bulgarians to Have Four Long Weekends in 2016

Employed Bulgarians will have four long weekends next year after the government reshuffled some workdays which come immediately before or after public holidays.

Business | November 27, 2015, Friday // 16:42 | Viewed: 1839

Bulgarian National Bank Presents New BGN 2 Coin

The Bulgarian National Bank (BNB) presented on Thursday the new BGN 2 coin, which will enter into circulation on December 7.

Business » Finance | November 27, 2015, Friday // 09:31 | Viewed: 2340

Telenor Bulgaria to Offer 4G Services from Next Month

Telenor Bulgaria announced on Thursday that it will offer fourth-generation (4G) mobile technology services under the Long Term Evolution (LTE) standard in the 1800 MHz band to its customers starting on December 1.

Business | November 26, 2015, Thursday // 17:21 | Viewed: 2239

Bulgaria, China to Deepen Cooperation in Infrastructure, Nuclear Power

Bulgaria and China pledged on Thursday to deepen cooperation in the areas of infrastructure, nuclear power, agriculture and tourism.

Business | November 26, 2015, Thursday // 11:37 | Viewed: 2157

Bulgaria Reports No Change in Russian Gas Supply, Transit Volumes

Bulgaria said on Wednesday that supplies of Russian natural gas to the country and the volumes for transit to its neighbours are flowing normally - several hours after Russia said it has stopped supplying gas to Ukraine.

Business » Energy | November 25, 2015, Wednesday // 18:13 | Viewed: 1916

Bulgarian Development Bank to Step up Ties with China’s ICBC

State-owned Bulgarian Development Bank (BDB) and the Industrial and Commercial Bank of China (ICBC) have signed a memorandum of understanding that aims to encourage future cooperation in cross-border funding, bilateral loans, investments and trade, the BD

Business » Finance | November 25, 2015, Wednesday // 17:13 | Viewed: 1764

Bulgarian Tourism Industry Feels Modestly Optimistic about Winter Season

Representatives of the tourist sector are moderate optimists that the forthcoming winter season in Bulgaria will be a successful one.

Business » Tourism | November 25, 2015, Wednesday // 14:50 | Viewed: 2098

Chinese Companies Show Interest Towards Bulgarian Infrastructure Projects

Chinese companies have demonstrated interest towards major infrastructure projects in Bulgaria.

Business | November 25, 2015, Wednesday // 12:20 | Viewed: 1731

Bulgaria's Anti-Dimiscrimination Watchdog to Sit over 'Racist' Biscuits

The anti-discrimination authority of Bulgaria is to hold a session on Thursday after claims lodged by a Bulgarian citizen over a brand biscuits whose name she considers "racist".

Business | November 25, 2015, Wednesday // 11:15 | Viewed: 1988

Gazprom Suspends Gas Deliveries to Ukraine

Russian energy concern Gazprom has stopped supplying UKriane with gas, with CEO Alexey Miller saying Kiev is failing to make the payments needed.

Business » Energy | November 25, 2015, Wednesday // 09:57 | Viewed: 1347

Bulgaria Presents Industrial Zones Around Sofia, Plovdiv to Chinese Investors

Bulgarian Economy Minister Bozhidar Lukarski presented the industrial zones around Sofia and Plovdiv to Chinese investors.

Business | November 24, 2015, Tuesday // 14:28 | Viewed: 2613

Bulgaria PM Proposes Meeting of China, CEE States' Mayors in Sofia

Bulgarian Prime Minister Boyko Borisov has said it would be "an honour" for his country to host a meeting of mayors from China and Central and Eastern European (CEE) states.

Business | November 24, 2015, Tuesday // 13:14 | Viewed: 1438

Chinese Entrepreneurs to Build Forage Factory in Northeastern Bulgaria

Chinese entrepreneurs will build a large forage factory in northeastern Bulgaria.

Business | November 24, 2015, Tuesday // 12:07 | Viewed: 1756

French, US Companies 'Interested' in Supplying Gas to Bulgaria

French company Engie and US-based Cheniere have confirmed they are interested in importing natural gas to Bulgaria starting in 2016, a specialized energy website has announcedIt also quotes Ivan Ivanov, head of Bulgaria's energy watchdog KEVR, as saying a

Business » Energy | November 24, 2015, Tuesday // 10:18 | Viewed: 2289