Business

Bulgaria's Budget Surplus Revenues 'to Be Invested in Poorer Regions'

Surplus money registered in the current account balance for the first half of 2016 will be invested into regions that are less developed economically, Bulgaria's Prime Minister Boyko Borisov said on Saturday.

Business » Finance | 3 hours ago | Viewed: 447

Daily Mail: Thomas Cook Says Bulgaria, Cuba Emerge as ‘New Hotspots' for British Tourists

Britain’s largest tour operator Thomas Cook believes that Bulgaria and Cuba are set to become the two new hotspots for UK holidaymakers following the recent terror attacks in Europe, the Daily Mail has reported.

Business » Tourism | July 30, 2016, Saturday // 10:49 | Viewed: 2284

Bulgaria, Russia to Look into Options for the Future of Belene NPP Project

Bulgaria and Russia will establish a joint working group to consider options for the future of the abandoned Belene nuclear power plant project after the ruling of the International Court of Arbitration.

Business » Energy | July 29, 2016, Friday // 15:40 | Viewed: 1852

Bulgaria’s Gross Foreign Debt Dips 1.3% Y/Y in May 2016

Bulgaria’s gross foreign debt totalled EUR 35.25 B at the end of May 2016,increasing by 3.4% from end-2015 according to preliminary estimates, the Bulgarian National Bank (BNB) announced on Thursday.

Business » Finance | July 28, 2016, Thursday // 20:51 | Viewed: 1593

Bulgaria’s Business Climate Worsens in July – NSI Survey

Bulgaria’s business climate indicator has dropped by 0.

Business | July 28, 2016, Thursday // 14:40 | Viewed: 1635

Bulgaria Appoints New Deputy Finance Minister

Marinela Petrova has been appointed Deputy Finance Minister of Bulgaria, the government has said.

Business » Finance | July 28, 2016, Thursday // 13:14 | Viewed: 2392

Trips of Bulgarians Abroad Rise 21% Y/Y in June

The number of trips of Bulgarian residents abroad increased by 20.7% year-on-year last month, reaching 565,200, the country’s statistical office NSI announced on Wednesday.

Business » Tourism | July 27, 2016, Wednesday // 18:51 | Viewed: 2502

Air France Strike to Disrupt Sofia Flights

Sofia-Paris flights will be affected by the one-week-long strike by Air France light crews, Sofia Airport says.

Business | July 27, 2016, Wednesday // 12:25 | Viewed: 2252

Bulgarian Energy Group BEH Places EUR 550 M Eurobond Issue - Minister

State-owned Bulgarian Energy Holding (BEH) has successfully placed a EUR 550 M issue of corporate bonds on international capital markets, Energy Minister Temenuzhka Petkova has announced.

Business » Energy | July 26, 2016, Tuesday // 22:23 | Viewed: 2823

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: 1591

Bulgaria Expects 10% Rise in Tourist Numbers in Summer 2016

The number of tourists visiting  Bulgaria in summer is expected to increase by 10% this year, Tourism Minister Nikolina Angelkova has said.

Business » Tourism | July 24, 2016, Sunday // 11:20 | Viewed: 2407

Bulgaria Says Gas Link with Romania to Be Completed in Autumn 2016

Bulgaria will have its gas interconnection with neigbouring Romania completed in the autumn, Energy Minister Temenuzhka Petkova has said.

Business » Energy | July 23, 2016, Saturday // 13:25 | Viewed: 4907

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: 4577

Ukraine, Romania, Bulgaria to Test Bi-Directional Gas Flows by Year's End

Flows of natural gas flows between Ukraine, Romania and Bulgaria will be tested by the end of 2016 under interconnection agreements signed by the grid operators of the three countries, petrochemicals market information provider ICIS has reported, citing a

Business » Energy | July 21, 2016, Thursday // 13:00 | Viewed: 2536

Bulgaria’s Jan-May Current Account Balance Turns to Surplus

Bulgaria’s current and capital account surplus increased to BGN 900.2 M for the first five months of the year equivalent to 1.9% of 2016 GDP forecast,

Business | July 20, 2016, Wednesday // 14:13 | Viewed: 1913

Bulgaria to Pay Debts to 2 Airports Put Up for Concession

Bulgaria's Transport Ministry is to be granted BGN 2.

Business | July 20, 2016, Wednesday // 13:38 | Viewed: 51662

FDI in Bulgaria Falls 34% Y/Y for January-May - C-Bank

Foreign direct investment (FDI) in Bulgaria has decreased by 34.4% year-on-year for the first five months of 2016, dropping to BGN 517.3 M.

Business » Finance | July 20, 2016, Wednesday // 12:16 | Viewed: 3828

Moody's Upgrades Bulgarian Energy Holding's Rating

Moody's Investors Service has assigned a provisional (P)Ba2 senior unsecured rating to Bulgarian Energy Holding EAD's (BEH) proposed bond issuance, the company has said.

Business » Energy | July 20, 2016, Wednesday // 10:10 | Viewed: 1894

Bulgarian Milk Producers to Get EUR 5.8 M in EU Support

European Agriculture Commissioner Phil Hogan has said that Bulgaria will receive EUR 5.

Business | July 18, 2016, Monday // 18:56 | Viewed: 2821

Bulgaria Business Roundup: July

Like storm clouds off in the distance, the impending Brexit looms ominously for Europe.

Business | July 18, 2016, Monday // 12:48 | Viewed: 2374

Iran Looking into Bulgaria's Nuclear Offer

The chair of Iran's atomic energy agency has made clear his country is exploring a proposal from Bulgaria, which wants to resell unused equipment "at a good price".

Business » Energy | July 18, 2016, Monday // 09:49 | Viewed: 4795