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Workers at Bulgaria's Troubled Lead-Zinc Complex Consider Civil Disobedience

Employees of the troubled Lead and Zinc Complex (LZC; OTZK) in Bulgaria's Kardzhali are considering civil disobedience due to the uncertain future of the plant.

Business » Industry | June 20, 2012, Wednesday // 10:02 | Viewed: 996

Bulgarian Fertilizers Maker Gets Long-Delayed Permit to Build Waste Depot

Bulgaria's Devnya-based chemical fertilisers maker Agropolychim received Thursday the long-awaited signature by Agriculture Minister Miroslav Naydenov clearing the construction rights for the company's waste depot.

Business » Industry | June 14, 2012, Thursday // 12:31 | Viewed: 816

Bulgarian Fertilizers Maker May Move Abroad over Red Tape

Bulgaria's Devnya -based chemical fertilisers maker Agropolychim has hinted that it may leave the country.

Business » Industry | June 13, 2012, Wednesday // 19:58 | Viewed: 973

Bulgaria's Heavy Industry Alarmed by Looming Gas, Electricity Price Hikes

Heavy industry companies will not survive the anticipated increase in prices of electricity and natural gas from July 1, according to Politimi Paunova, Chair of the Bulgarian Association of the Metallurgical Industry (BAMI).

Business » Industry | June 13, 2012, Wednesday // 16:39 | Viewed: 1179

Bulgarian BMW Seats Plant to Boast EUR 30 M Output by 2013

Bulgarian Prime Minister Boyko Borisov, Energy and Economy Minister Delyan Dobrev and Sheila Camerer, Ambassador of the Republic of South Africa to Bulgaria, attended Tuesday the inauguration of a plant specialized in the production of luxury seats and in

Business » Industry | June 12, 2012, Tuesday // 17:42 | Viewed: 1865

Luxury BMW Seats to Be Produced in Bulgaria

South Africa company ALC will open a production facility Tuesday for luxury seats and interior for BMW cars in the village of Musachevo near the town of Elin Pelin, just outside of Bulgaria's capital Sofia.

Business » Industry | June 12, 2012, Tuesday // 09:17 | Viewed: 1680

Bulgaria's Industrial Production on the Rise in April

Bulgaria's seasonally adjusted industrial production index increased by 1.5% in April 2012 as compared to the previous month, according to the country's National Statistical Institute.

Business » Industry | June 7, 2012, Thursday // 15:11 | Viewed: 925

Bulgaria Expects Wheat Harvest of 3.8 M Tons in 2012

Bulgarian Agriculture Minister Miroslav Naydenov has said that he expects a wheat harvest of around 3.

Business » Industry | June 5, 2012, Tuesday // 20:34 | Viewed: 932

Polish Silesia Rents Bulgaria's Troubled Lead-Zinc Complex

The Polish consortium Silesia and the majority owner of the troubled Lead and Zinc Complex (LZC; OTZK) in Bulgaria's Kardzhali will sign a 3-year management contract.

Business » Industry | June 1, 2012, Friday // 11:57 | Viewed: 1087

Lukoil Starts Building USD 1.5 B Hydrocracking Plant in Bulgaria

The Lukoil Neftochim Refinery in Bulgaria's Burgas, a subsidiary of the Russian energy giant, and the Bulgarian government broke the ground of a USD 1.5 B hydrocracking catalyst installation that will process petroleum waste.

Business » Industry | May 31, 2012, Thursday // 16:03 | Viewed: 2169

Bulgarian Food Maker Fined for Presenting Product as Italian

Italfood Industry, a producer based in the city of Shumen in Northeastern Bulgaria, has been fined BGN 213 300 for presenting a Bulgarian-made product as Italian.

Business » Industry | May 31, 2012, Thursday // 15:31 | Viewed: 1097

Bulgaria's Corporate Commercial Bank Sells Minority Stake in Bulgartabac

One of the few Bulgarian-owned banks, Corporate Commercial Bank, has sold its 8% stake in Bulgaria's largest cigarette producer Bulgartabac Holding.

Business » Industry | May 29, 2012, Tuesday // 18:49 | Viewed: 1193

Mining Didn't Exacerbate Earthquake in Bulgaria's Pernik - Govt

The wide-ranging mining industry in the western Bulgarian city of Pernik has not exacerbated the effects of the massive earthquake that hit the region on Tuesday, according to Bulgarian Economy Minister Delyan Dobrev.

Business » Industry | May 23, 2012, Wednesday // 19:51 | Viewed: 1080

Bulgarian Oligarch Hires Troubled Metallurgy Workers at PM's Request

The new concessionaire of Bulgaria's Gorubso Madan Mines, wealthy businessman Nikolay Valkanov, has created jobs for 60 workers from the troubled Lead and Zinc Complex (LZC; OTZK) in Bulgaria's Kardzhali.

Business » Industry | May 20, 2012, Sunday // 18:26 | Viewed: 1076

Bulgaria in Desperate Attempt to Salvage Lead-Zinc Plant

Bulgaria's Economy and Energy Minister, Delyan Dobrev, is discussing Thursday with bank creditors the future of the Kardzhali Lead and Zinc Complex (LZC; OTZK).

Business » Industry | May 17, 2012, Thursday // 11:35 | Viewed: 934

Bulgarian President Dreams Up Sofia Tech Park with US Investment

Bulgarian President Rosen Plevneliev has invited leading US IT companies to invest for building a technology park near Bulgarian capital Sofia.

Business » Industry | May 17, 2012, Thursday // 09:20 | Viewed: 1117

Despairing Bulgarian Lead and Zinc Factory Workers Seek Erdogan's Help - Report

Workers at Bulgaria's largest non-ferrous metal producer, the Kardzhali Lead and Zinc Complex (OTzK), have sought assistance from Turkish PM Recep Tayyip Erdogan for an end to grievous mismanaged by the factory owner, according to a report in a Turkish ne

Business » Industry | May 15, 2012, Tuesday // 11:18 | Viewed: 827

Quitting Workers Threaten 'Life' of Bulgaria Lead-Zinc Plant

Employees of the Lead and Zinc Complex (LZC; OTZK), the largest Bulgarian producer of non-ferrous metals in the southern city of Kardzhali, have decided to stop road blockades and collect signatures for a petition.

Business » Industry | May 14, 2012, Monday // 14:21 | Viewed: 816

Kraft Foods Bulgaria CEO: Boosting Local Capacities Key for Attracting FDI

Bulgaria must boost the administrative capacities of its local authorities, among other measures, in order to attract more FDI in the new global economic environment, Kraft Food Bulgaria CEO Antoine Collette recommended at the Bulgaria: Business UP invest

Business » Industry | May 14, 2012, Monday // 04:27 | Viewed: 1874

Amer Sports to Make Bulgaria World's Largest Ski Producer in 2013

Bulgaria will become the largest producer of ski in the world by 2013, the industrial manager of Amer Sports Bulgaria Yordan Lambrev announced at the Bulgaria: Business UP investment conference in Sofia.

Business » Industry | May 11, 2012, Friday // 18:01 | Viewed: 2567

Bulgaria's Litex Motors, Great Wall Plan 50 000 Cars per Year, Bus Factory

Bulgarian company Litex Motors and its Chinese partner Great Wall Motors plan to produce 50 000 cars per year within five years, announced Anton Dontchev, Litex Motors' representative in China, at the Bulgaria: Business UP conference.

Business » Industry | May 11, 2012, Friday // 17:34 | Viewed: 3224
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