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ABB to Invest USD 23 M in 4th Bulgarian Factory, Add 600 Jobs

Swiss-based global engineering group ABB plans to invest about USD 23 M to build its second greenfield factory in Bulgaria, the company announced Thursday.

Business » Industry | December 6, 2012, Thursday // 17:24 | Viewed: 3259

Bulgarian Great Wall Cars to Boast Bulgarian Batteries, Lubricants

Bulgarian-assembled Chinese Great Wall vehicles will use Bulgarian-produced batteries and lubricants, informed Bulgarian Great Wall contractor Litex Motors.

Business » Industry | December 4, 2012, Tuesday // 17:05 | Viewed: 1600

Bulgaria's Faltering Military Giant Goes for All-out Strike

Thousands of workers of the largest Bulgarian military plant, the state-owned VMZ Sopot, will be out on an effective strike as of the morning of December 13, 2012, the Podkrepa ("Support") Labor Confederation announced Monday.

Business » Industry | December 3, 2012, Monday // 17:33 | Viewed: 1039

Bulgarian Bank Moves to Kill Largest Metal Factory

All workers at the troubled OTzK Kardzhali, Bulgaria's largest non-ferrous metal works, will be shortly fired, according to media reports.

Business » Industry | December 2, 2012, Sunday // 10:18 | Viewed: 1596

Investment Agency: Foreign Carmakers Eye Bulgarian Market

Four to five automobile industry factories are going to open in Bulgaria soon, according to the Executive Director of the Bulgarian Agency for Investments, BAI, Borislav Stefanov.

Business » Industry | November 30, 2012, Friday // 11:46 | Viewed: 1719

Bulgarian Bank Swallows Non-Ferrous Behemoth

Bulgaria's First Investment Bank, FIB, the largest creditor of troubled Lead and Zinc Complex (OTzK) Kardzhali, has acquired its lead plant in a tender without competition.

Business » Industry | November 27, 2012, Tuesday // 15:44 | Viewed: 1253

Bulgaria-Assembled Great Wall Cars Presented in Macedonia

Macedonia has become the first market outside Bulgaria to officially import Great Wall vehicles assembled by Bulgaria's Litex Motors, it has been made clear.

Business » Industry | November 8, 2012, Thursday // 11:34 | Viewed: 2083

Bulgaria Govt Extends Concession of Copper Mining Firm Elatsite Med

Bulgaria's government has extended by 10 years the concession granted to Elatsite Med AD for the production of porphyry copper-gold ore from the Elatsite deposit located in the Sofia district.

Business » Industry | November 7, 2012, Wednesday // 17:17 | Viewed: 1383

Bulgaria Sees EU's Largest Increase of Industrial Producer Prices Sept 2012 Y/Y

Bulgaria observed the largest annual increase of its industrial producer price index among all EU member states in September 2012 (+6.

Business » Industry | November 6, 2012, Tuesday // 17:48 | Viewed: 1389

Bulgarian Pharmaceutical Giant Swallows Pill Producer

Major Bulgarian pharmaceutical producer Sopharma has swallowed "Bulgarian Rose Sevtopolis", a local producer of pills.

Business » Industry | October 31, 2012, Wednesday // 19:49 | Viewed: 1334

Bulgarian Producer Prices in Industry Up by 6.6% Sept Y/Y

Bulgaria's producer price index on the domestic market grew by 6.6% year on year in September 2012, according to the country's National Statistical Institute.

Business » Industry | October 30, 2012, Tuesday // 12:24 | Viewed: 1174

Bulgaria's Largest Military Plant Set for 'Warning Strike'

The workers of VMZ Sopot, Bulgaria's largest military industrial plant, are set for a one-hour warning strike to protest the fact that their salaries have been delayed, a syndicate announced.

Business » Industry | October 22, 2012, Monday // 19:39 | Viewed: 1138

Bulgarian Govt Moves to Subsidize Electric Car Buyers with BGN 5 000

Any legal or natural person in Bulgaria will be entitled to a BGN 5 000 as a subsidy for the purchase of an electric vehicle, according to draft legislation, a National Plan to encourage production and accelerated introduction of new eco vehicles.

Business » Industry | October 17, 2012, Wednesday // 19:15 | Viewed: 2469

Bulgarian Machinery Manufacturers Gear Up for Indian Industrial Expo

Bulgarian machine and food processing industry equipment manufacturers will participate in India's largest international engineering sourcing show opening on March 14-16 in Mumbai.

Business » Industry | October 17, 2012, Wednesday // 10:18 | Viewed: 2485

EC Signals Bid for New 'Industrial Revolution'

European Commission Vice-President Antonio Tajani revealed plans for a re-industrialization and moving away from financial and other services across the EU.

Business » Industry | October 11, 2012, Thursday // 13:55 | Viewed: 1713

Bulgarian State to Aid Chicken, Pig Breeders

The Bulgarian state will the first time allot funds to aid chicken- and pig-breeding, informed Bulgarian Deputy Agriculture Minister Tsvetan Dimitrov.

Business » Industry | October 6, 2012, Saturday // 19:40 | Viewed: 1640

Swiss Co Reichle & De-Massari Opens Hi-Tech Plant in Bulgaria

Swiss company "Reichle & De-Massari" has opened a hi-tech plant for design, manufacture and assembly of optic fiber components and platforms in the Bulgarian capital Sofia.

Business » Industry | October 3, 2012, Wednesday // 20:03 | Viewed: 1722

Dundee Wins Key Court Battle over Bulgarian Gold Project

Toronto-based mining company Dundee Precious Metals has overcome one more important obstacle to its plans for a new open pit gold mine in southern Bulgaria.

Business » Industry | October 3, 2012, Wednesday // 17:32 | Viewed: 1794

Bulgaria Sees EU's Highest Y/Y Production Prices Increase Aug 2012

Bulgaria observed EU's largest increase in the total industrial production price index in August 2012 compared with August 2011 (+7.

Business » Industry | October 2, 2012, Tuesday // 15:34 | Viewed: 1510

18-Year-Old Wins 1st Bulgarian-Made Great Wall Voleex С10

Bulgarian car maker Litex Motors, the local partner of the Chinese manufacturer Great Wall Motors, has presented the first ever Bulgarian-made Great Wall Voleex С10 to an 18-year-old who won a Facebook contest.

Business » Industry | September 27, 2012, Thursday // 17:10 | Viewed: 2205

Bulgarian Govt Awards 3 Prospecting Permits for Natural Resources

The Bulgarian government awarded Wednesday three prospecting permits for underground natural resources, according to the press office of the Council of Ministers.

Business » Industry | September 26, 2012, Wednesday // 15:52 | Viewed: 1498