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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: 5059

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: 4517

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: 5715

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: 6410

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: 5643

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: 6080

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: 5040

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: 4560

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: 3932

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: 4423

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: 4199

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: 3330

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: 4694

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: 4445

France’s Total to Start Drilling off Bulgaria Coast in Feb-May 2016

French company Total said on Wednesday that it will start drilling for oil and gas off Bulgaria’s Black Sea coast between February and May next year.

Business » Industry | November 11, 2015, Wednesday // 19:18 | Viewed: 5430

Bulgaria’s Sept Industrial Production Index Rises 0.6% Y.Y

Bulgaria’s industrial production index rose by 0.

Business » Industry | November 10, 2015, Tuesday // 09:58 | Viewed: 3877

Montupet Bulgarian Unit Hopes to Resume Output at Halted Line after Local Vote

French producer of cast aluminium parts for the automotive industry Montupet hopes that the Bulgarian authorities will reconsider their decision to stop one of its production lines in the Balkan country, Bloomberg has reported.

Business » Industry | October 24, 2015, Saturday // 12:47 | Viewed: 5649

Bulgaria’s Road Building Agency Gets Nod to Sign Deals for 5.5 Km of Kalotina Motorway

Bulgaria’s Road Infrastructure Agency (RIA) received the green light from the government on Tuesday to hire contractors for the construction of a section of a motorway that will link Sofia with Kalotina crossing on the border with Serbia.

Business » Industry | October 20, 2015, Tuesday // 17:15 | Viewed: 5345

Landslide Curbs Traffic on Bulgaria’s Lyulin Motorway

A landslide has hampered traffic on Lyulin motorway linking Bulgaria’s capital city of Sofia with the border with Greece on Sunday.

Business » Industry | October 11, 2015, Sunday // 11:44 | Viewed: 4606

Bulgaria’s July Industrial Output Index Falls 0.7% M/M, Up 3.4% Y/Y

Bulgaria’s industrial production index dipped by a preliminary 0.

Business » Industry | September 8, 2015, Tuesday // 21:44 | Viewed: 3681

Sweden’s Trelleborg Investing in Bulgarian LSR Unit’s Expansion

Sweden-headquartered Trelleborg group said on Wednesday it is making further investment in its Bulgarian unit for advanced liquid silicone rubber (LSR) injection molding solutions.

Business » Industry | August 12, 2015, Wednesday // 16:51 | Viewed: 4554