BNB: Bulgarian Banking System Profit Exceeds BGN 1 B

The profit of the banking system in Bulgaria exceeded BGN 1 B, showed BNB data for August, reported BNR.

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KEVR To Raise Gas Prices by 1.97% As Of October 1

At a closed-door meeting, the Energy and Water Regulatory Commission (KEVR) took a final decision regarding the statement submitted by Bulgargaz for confirmation of the prices for the fourth quarter of 2016 at which the public supplier will sell natural g

Business » Energy | September 30, 2016, Friday // 15:24 | Viewed: 860

BNB Chief Radev: Bulgaria's Banking System Is Stable

“If I was looking for comfort, I wouldn’t have occupied this seat.

Business » Finance | September 30, 2016, Friday // 09:55 | Viewed: 1067

Azerbaijan, Bulgaria Agree on Gas Deliveries from 2020

Azerbaijan with supply Bulgaria with gas that will be destined for the "Balkan Gas Hub", according to the Bulgarian Energy Ministry.

Business » Energy | September 29, 2016, Thursday // 16:01 | Viewed: 1322

Bulgaria to Study Options for Azerbaijani Gas Supplies - Energy Min

Bulgarian and Azerbaijani officials are set to discuss the prospects for gas deliveries at an intergovernmental session on Thursday and Friday, Energy Minister Temenuzhka Petkova has said.

Business » Energy | September 29, 2016, Thursday // 10:53 | Viewed: 1404

Turkey to Complete Wall with Syria in 5 Months

Turkey has already built a 200-km-long wall by the border with Syria and will put up the rest within five months, a Turkish daily says.

Business | September 29, 2016, Thursday // 08:06 | Viewed: 1749

Bulgaria Doesn't Appeal Arbitration Ruling over Atomstroyexport Debt

The Bulgarian government announced it didn't appeal the arbitration ruling that obliged it to pay nearly EUR 630 M to Russian company Atomstroyexport for equipment made for an abandoned nuclear plant project.

Business » Energy | September 29, 2016, Thursday // 07:53 | Viewed: 1277

IAEA, EBRD Officials among Speakers at Nuclear Decommissioning Conference in Sofia

Names of Bulgarian and EU officials and representatives of regulators and operators to attend the Central & Eastern Europe Nuclear Decommissioning and Waste Management Conference 2016 have already been announced.

Business » Energy | September 28, 2016, Wednesday // 17:50 | Viewed: 4045

Bulgaria EconMin Visiting Azerbaijan on Thursday, Friday

Bulgarian Economy Minister Bozhidar Lukarski will head a delegation sent to Azerbaijan as part of a bilateral committee that will have a session on September 29-30, the government says.

Business | September 28, 2016, Wednesday // 17:16 | Viewed: 1000

Bulgarian Parliament Approves Financial Aid Bill for Payment of NEC's Debt

The Bulgarian Parliament approved at second reading the draft bill for granting financial aid for the payment of the debt of the National Electric Company (NEC).

Business » Energy | September 28, 2016, Wednesday // 11:03 | Viewed: 1176

Bulgarian Parliament To Vote On State Loan To NEC

The Bulgarian Parliament will vote at second reading on Wednesday for the approval of the loan which the state will grant for the equipment for the Belene nuclear power plant, ordered from Russia 8 years ago.

Business » Energy | September 28, 2016, Wednesday // 07:56 | Viewed: 2015

Dutch Transavia To Launch Sofia-Amsterdam Flights

Dutch low-cost carrier Transavia will launch flights between Sofia and Amsterdam as of May 2017, reported the carrier’s website.

Business » Tourism | September 27, 2016, Tuesday // 17:04 | Viewed: 3656

Bulgarian PM Borisov Talks With Russian President Putin

Bulgarian PM Boyko Borisov has discussed several bi-lateral issues, including those in the energy field, in a telephone conversation with Russian President Vladimir Putin requested by the Bulgarian side.

Business » Energy | September 27, 2016, Tuesday // 15:22 | Viewed: 2997

Sofia Attracts Over 500,000 Tourists So Far in 2016

Sofia has attracted over half a million tourists since the beginning of 2016, stated on Tuesday Tourism Minister Nikolina Angelkova at the first meeting of the mayors of capitals in Central and Eastern Europe and China “16+1”.

Business » Tourism | September 27, 2016, Tuesday // 12:27 | Viewed: 2423

CEZ Calls For Creation of Vulneravble Consumers Fund Via Stricter Sanctions For Electricity Theft

The Energy Distribution Company CEZ has called for the creation of a fund for investments and support of vulnerable consumers via an increase in the sanctions for electricity theft.

Business » Energy | September 27, 2016, Tuesday // 11:08 | Viewed: 2170

Bulgarian Energy, Water Regulator Proposes 2% Increase in Natural Gas Price

The Energy and Water Regulatory Commission (KEVR) will decide in an open session on Tuesday whether to raise the price of natural gas as of October 1.

Business » Energy | September 27, 2016, Tuesday // 10:36 | Viewed: 1227

15,105 Public Procurement Contracts Signed So Far in 2016

A total of 15,105 contracts were signed on the basis of public procurement orders since the beginning of 2016, reported the Public Procurement Portal.

Business | September 27, 2016, Tuesday // 10:04 | Viewed: 1031

Pensioners Account For 6% of Tourism Proceeds in Bulgaria

Pensioners are merely 10% of the tourists in Bulgaria, while the EU average is 20%, reported Eurostat.

Business » Tourism | September 26, 2016, Monday // 22:13 | Viewed: 2561

Sofia Municipality To Pay Over BGN 700,000 for Update of City Mobility Plan

Sofia Municipality will provide over BGN 700,000 for an update of the city mobility plan adopted in 2011.

Business | September 26, 2016, Monday // 21:22 | Viewed: 1918

160 M Litres of Bulgarian Wine To Be Produced in 2016

About 160 million litres of wine are expected to be made from this year’s grape harvest, announced Agriculture Minister Desislava Taneva.

Business | September 26, 2016, Monday // 17:24 | Viewed: 1414

Cyprus Eyes Bulgaria as Part of Plans to Transit Gas to Europe

Bulgaria is among the countries that Cyprus could work with to deliver gas to Europe, Cyprus' Energy Minister Georgios Lakkotrypis has said.

Business » Energy | September 26, 2016, Monday // 14:44 | Viewed: 2619