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Bulgaria’s 2015 Arms Exports Top EUR 640 M, Up 50% Y/Y

Bulgarian exports of military hardware increased by more than 50% last year compared with 2014, a government official has said.

Business » Industry | May 25, 2016, Wednesday // 18:59 | Viewed: 2945

Sweden’s Assa Abloy Acquires Bulgarian-Based Locking Systems Maker Mauer

Sweden’s Assa Abloy, a global door opening solutions provider, has acquired Mauer, a leading manufacturer of cylinders and locks and supplier of locking products in Bulgaria, for an undisclosed sum.

Business » Industry | May 19, 2016, Thursday // 21:04 | Viewed: 3682

China’s Zhengzhou Yutong Bus Co. Considering Production in Bulgaria

Chinese bus manufacturer Zhengzhou Yutong Bus Co.Ltd is considering the construction of a factory in Bulgaria, Sofia-based daily Dnevnik reported on Monday.

Business » Industry | May 16, 2016, Monday // 18:42 | Viewed: 3252

Workers to Protest Again over Closure of Tobacco Plant in Sofia

Trarade unions with Bulgaria's major tobacco holding Bulgartabac have called for Monday a demonstration against the decision to close down a Sofia-based tobacco plant.

Business » Industry | May 9, 2016, Monday // 08:35 | Viewed: 16456

Bulgarian Govt Proposes to Ban Sale of Two Key Arms Firms

The Bulgarian government has proposed to ban the sale of arms manufacturer VMZ-Sopot and arms trader Kintex on account of their major importance for national security.

Business » Industry | May 4, 2016, Wednesday // 19:29 | Viewed: 16679

Bulgaria Ranks among Top Software Outsourcing Destinations, Studies Show

Two recent studies point to Eastern Europe and Bulgaria in particular as an increasingly attractive destination for companies looking to outsource software, according to an article posted on ZDnet website.

Business » Industry | April 30, 2016, Saturday // 10:59 | Viewed: 5310

Miners Stage Blockade Near Bulgaria's Burgas over Lack of Payment

Workers at closed Cherno More mine, in the region of Burgas, blocked on Tuesday morning the road between Burgas and the resort of Slanchev Bryag (Sunny Beach) to protest against the delay in payment of wages and compensations.

Business » Industry | April 26, 2016, Tuesday // 12:01 | Viewed: 5201

Bulgaria Backtracks on Plan to Sell Arms Firms VMZ, Kintex in 2018-2019

Bulgarian arms  manufacturer VMZ-Sopot and arms trader Kintex will remain state-owned, it emerged on Wednesday after a weekly cabinet meeting.

Business » Industry | April 13, 2016, Wednesday // 22:18 | Viewed: 5880

Bulgaria's Tobacco Unions Call on EconMin to Step Down

The trade unions of employees in Bulgaria's tobacco industry have demanded the resignation of Economy Minister Bozhidar Lukarski over what they describe as his "passive" behaviour to the developments at major tobacco holding Bulgartabac.

Business » Industry | April 5, 2016, Tuesday // 08:45 | Viewed: 5246

Chinese Investors Seek to Build New Industrial City Near Bulgaria's Plovdiv

Investors from the Chinese city of Shenzhen are willing to erect a new "economic city" near Plovdiv in Bulgaria, daily 24 Chasa reports.

Business » Industry | April 5, 2016, Tuesday // 08:26 | Viewed: 6265

OSRAM to Invest BGN 45 M in Bulgaria's Plovdiv

Bulgaria's Economy Minister Bozhidar Lukarski is set to turn the first sod on a new procution facilitiy for ligthbulb manufacturer OSRAM on Tuesday, his ministry says.

Business » Industry | March 22, 2016, Tuesday // 08:34 | Viewed: 8865

Bulgaria Has Increased Wine Exports to China, Germany, UK - Minister

Bulgaria's wine production industry is working under the conditions of a drop in exports to Russia and a surge to China, Germany, and the UK, Agriculture Minister Desislava Taneva said on Sunday.

Business » Industry | February 14, 2016, Sunday // 16:42 | Viewed: 5887

Bulgarian Bicycle Exports Keep Rising

The volume of Bulgaria’s exports of bicycles increased by more than a fifth between 2013 and 2014 to almost 819,000 units, maintaining an upward trend, Bike Europe trade journal reported on Monday.

Business » Industry | February 8, 2016, Monday // 17:30 | Viewed: 6309

Bulgaria’s Industrial Production Index Increases in December

Bulgaria’s industrial production index increased by 0.

Business » Industry | February 8, 2016, Monday // 16:32 | Viewed: 5083

Bulgaria to Invest BGN 848 M in 1st Stage of Sofia Metro Third Line

Bulgaria would invest BGN 848 M, VAT excluded, in the first stage of the project for the construction of a third line of Sofia Metro, Transport Minister Ivaylo Moskovski said on Tuesday.

Business » Industry | January 19, 2016, Tuesday // 19:22 | Viewed: 4671

Bulgaria-China JV to Turn First Sod on Feed Mill in Dobrich Thursday

A Bulgarian-Chinese joint venture company will launch the construction of an animal feed mill in Dobrich on Thursday, the Bulgarian government’s investment promotion agency has announced.

Business » Industry | January 6, 2016, Wednesday // 18:21 | Viewed: 4041

Bulgaria’s Huvepharma to Get Three Plants in U.S. from Zoetis in USD 40M Deal

U.S.-based animal health company Zoetis has said it will offload three manufacturing plants in the country to Bulgaria-headquartered Huvepharma for USD 40M and undisclosed “additional considerations” as part of a cost-cutting programme.

Business » Industry | December 23, 2015, Wednesday // 18:31 | Viewed: 4476

2015: Three in Five Bulgarian Households Have Internet at Home

The number of Bulgarian households with access to the Internet at home has increased, reaching nearly 60% in 2015, a new survey has shown.

Business » Industry | December 13, 2015, Sunday // 13:52 | Viewed: 4258

Bulgaria’s October Industrial Production Index Rises 1% Y/Y

Bulgaria’s industrial production index rose by 0.

Business » Industry | December 8, 2015, Tuesday // 17:31 | Viewed: 3369

Chinese Co to Build Sunflower Oil Plant in Bulgaria's Burgas

A Chinese company is to set up a sunflower oil production facility in the industrial zone of Burgas, Bulgaria's Economy Ministry has announced.

Business » Industry | November 23, 2015, Monday // 13:02 | Viewed: 4765

Investment in Bulgarian Industry to Shrink by One-Third in 2015 - Survey

Bulgarian entrepreneurs in industry expect a drop of 32..6% in their investment activity this year compared with 2014, a new business survey has shown.

Business » Industry | November 13, 2015, Friday // 12:24 | Viewed: 4480