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Tourist Season Not Affected by Floods – Branimir Botev

None of the big Bulgarian tour operators reported group cancellations due to the recent floods along the Black Sea coast, deputy economy minister Branimir Botev said, Tuesday.

Business » Tourism | July 22, 2014, Tuesday // 17:39 | Viewed: 426

Damage Claims After Heavy Hailstorm in Sofia Worth Over BGN 100M

Damages from the devastating hailstorm that hit Bulgaria's Sofia about 2 weeks ago will cost insurance companies more than BGN 100M.

Business | July 22, 2014, Tuesday // 16:47 | Viewed: 444

BNB Governor Ivan Iskrov Ready to Resign

The Governor of the Bulgarian National Bank (BNB) Ivan Iskrov said he was ready to resign, in a letter to Speaker of Parliament Mihail Mikov, report Bulgarian-language media.

Business » Finance | July 22, 2014, Tuesday // 16:43 | Viewed: 587

Smartphones, Tablets in Top 5 Purchases On Deferred Payments

Smartphones and tablets are among the items most frequently bought on deferred payment plans in Bulgaria, shows an analysis of the BNP Paribas Personal Finance company.

Business » Finance | July 22, 2014, Tuesday // 16:29 | Viewed: 843

Bulgaria with Second Lowest Debt-to-GDP Ratio in EU in Q1, 2014

At the end of the first quarter of 2014, Bulgaria's government debt increased by 1.

Business » Finance | July 22, 2014, Tuesday // 15:26 | Viewed: 472

Farmers Agree on Maximum EU Agriculture Subsidies of EUR 300,000

Representatives of Bulgarian agricultural organizations and the Ministry of Agriculture discussed the priorities for the next six-year EU programming period, Tuesday.

Business » Industry | July 22, 2014, Tuesday // 14:22 | Viewed: 429

Northern Bulgaria Boasts Annual Raspberry Production of 8000 Tonnes

The production of raspberries in northern Bulgaria is regaining momentum and is about to become a principle means of subsistence in the region.

Business | July 22, 2014, Tuesday // 14:05 | Viewed: 386

Bulgarian National Tourism Council Adopts New Promotional Strategies

Bulgaria's National Tourism Council (NTC) has approved the advertising strategies for Bulgarian tourism, said Deputy Minister of Economy and Energy Branimir Botev, Tuesday.

Business » Tourism | July 22, 2014, Tuesday // 13:31 | Viewed: 444

Property Deals On The Rise, Russians Buy Less

The real estate deals in Bulgaria in H1 2014 grew by 64%,year-on-year, shows an analysis of the ERA Bulgaria real estate company.

Business » Properties | July 22, 2014, Tuesday // 13:01 | Viewed: 521

New Amendments Introduced to Consumer Credit Act

Bulgarians will pay fewer fees when getting a new loan after the amendments to the Consumer Credit Act come into effect as of July 22.

Business » Finance | July 22, 2014, Tuesday // 12:44 | Viewed: 363

Bulgaria's Tourist Season Won't Be Worse Than Last Year

The tourist season on Bulgaria's Black Sea coast won't be worse than last year's, Kalin Sutev representative of the Der Touristik group in Bulgaria, told Dnevnik.

Business » Tourism | July 22, 2014, Tuesday // 12:18 | Viewed: 566

Customers of Troubled Bulgarian Corpbank to Sue State for Damages

Customers of Corporate Commercial Bank (KTB), including natural and legal persons, will sue the state for the crisis at the fourth biggest Bulgarian lender.

Business » Finance | July 22, 2014, Tuesday // 11:59 | Viewed: 649

Bulgarian Business Associations 'Mull State Lockout' over KTB

Two major associations representing employers and the industry sector could announce the first lock-out in Bulgaria's history, a Bulgarian daily reports.

Business | July 22, 2014, Tuesday // 11:39 | Viewed: 779

Government to Hold Talks Bulgarian State Railway's Lenders

Creditors of national carrier Bulgarian State Raliways (BDZ) are due to meet Deputy Prime Minister Daniela Bobeva on Tuesday to discuss the fate of the company.

Business | July 22, 2014, Tuesday // 10:41 | Viewed: 444

Bulgaria Could See Air Traffic Boosted over Ukraine's MH17 Crash

Flights over Bulgaria could increase by 10-15% after the closure of Eastern Ukrainian airspace, Europe's organization for safety of air traffic estimates.

Business | July 22, 2014, Tuesday // 10:14 | Viewed: 858

Bulgaria-Romania Gas Link Suffers Further Delay

A gas interconnector with Romania being built since 2012 will not be operational before September, sources close to the construction say.

Business » Energy | July 21, 2014, Monday // 17:22 | Viewed: 738

Bulgaria – Favourite Real Estate Market of Russian State Officials

Bulgaria is the favourite spot of Russian state officials for buying real estate, shows an investigation of the Russian business publication RBC.

Business » Properties | July 21, 2014, Monday // 15:21 | Viewed: 934

Bulgarians to Spend BGN 690 M on Summer Holidays in Greece, Turkey

Bulgarians will spend BGN 350 M on holidays in Greece in the period May 15 – September 15, 2014, according to an expert from the Institute of Analyses and Assessments in Tourism.

Business » Tourism | July 21, 2014, Monday // 14:59 | Viewed: 639

Over 1/4 of Greeks Indebted, Outstanding Loans Valued at EUR 67 B

More than 2.5 million people in Greece are in delinquency, with overdue loans estimated at EUR 67.25 B, Greek electronic media outlets report.

Business » Finance | July 21, 2014, Monday // 14:30 | Viewed: 618

Bulgarian Car Market Grew 15% from January 2014

Bulgaria's car market has marked a 15.2% growth since the beginning of 2014.

Business » Industry | July 21, 2014, Monday // 14:11 | Viewed: 504

Bulgarian Wheat to Be Exported as Romanian

A significant part of this year's Bulgarian wheat is expected to be exported through Romania.

Business | July 21, 2014, Monday // 13:58 | Viewed: 788
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