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LEM Set to Establish Low-Cost Plant in Bulgaria's Sofia

LEM, a company specialized in the measurement and control of electrical parameters, plans to invest CHF 2 M to establish a new low-cost production plant in Sofia, Bulgaria.

Business » Industry | February 11, 2013, Monday // 09:15 | Viewed: 4551

Bulgarian Parliament OKs 'Easy' Sale of Military Plant

After heated debates, lasting for over three hours, the Bulgarian Parliament decided to remove troubled State-owned arms manufacturer, VMZ, from the list of privatization bans.

Business » Industry | February 7, 2013, Thursday // 15:39 | Viewed: 1845

Staff of Faltering Bulgarian Military Plant on 2-Week Leave

All workers of Bulgaria's state-owned military plant VMZ Sopot will go on a two-week leave during which the ones to be dismissed will be selected, according to Dimitar Atanasov from the Podkrepa Labor Confederation.

Business » Industry | February 5, 2013, Tuesday // 12:44 | Viewed: 1097

National Security Probes Bulgaria's Faltering Military Plant

The State Agency for National Security, DANS, has started a probe at Bulgaria's heavily indebted State-owned arms manufacturer, VMZ Sopot.

Business » Industry | February 4, 2013, Monday // 19:21 | Viewed: 1481

Workers at Faltering Military Plant 'Laud' Bulgarian PM

Bulgarian Prime Minister, Boyko Borisov, was greeted with applause by workers at Bulgaria's heavily indebted State-owned arms manufacturer, VMZ Sopot.

Business » Industry | January 28, 2013, Monday // 15:41 | Viewed: 1386

Bulgaria's Military Plant Workers Get Pay, Call off Strike

Nearly BGN four million have been wired Friday for salaries of workers at Bulgaria's State-owned arms manufacturer, VMZ Sopot.

Business » Industry | January 25, 2013, Friday // 13:10 | Viewed: 928

Talks in Agonizing Bulgarian Military Plant Fail to Progress

Talks between trade unions and the management of faltering Bulgarian major weapons factory VMZ Sopot have been called off for next week.

Business » Industry | January 24, 2013, Thursday // 19:24 | Viewed: 918

Military Plant Recovery Talks Launched in Bulgaria

The recovery plan negotiations between workers, trade unions and management of Bulgaria's State-owned arms manufacturer, VMZ Sopot, have finally started Thursday.

Business » Industry | January 24, 2013, Thursday // 11:33 | Viewed: 717

Bulgarian Cabinet Mulls Fate of Faltering Military Plant

The Bulgarian Council of Ministers is examining Wednesday at the regularly scheduled meeting the future and the fate State-owned arms manufacturer, VMZ Sopot.

Business » Industry | January 23, 2013, Wednesday // 09:13 | Viewed: 680

Bulgaria Launches Recovery Plan for Faltering Military Plant

The management of Bulgaria's State-owned arms manufacturer, VMZ Sopot, is to provide for the trade unions Wednesday an economic analysis.

Business » Industry | January 16, 2013, Wednesday // 09:58 | Viewed: 1320

Bulgarian PM Backs Layoffs at Faltering Military Plant

Hundreds of workers at Bulgaria's State-owned arms manufacturer VMZ Sopot must be laid-off in order for the company to be privatized, Bulgarian Prime Minister, Boyko Borisov, says.

Business » Industry | January 15, 2013, Tuesday // 16:01 | Viewed: 1063

Sole Bidder for Bulgaria's Military Plant Offered BGN 1 in Price

EMKO EOOD, the sole candidate to buy Bulgaria's State-owned arms manufacturer, VMZ Sopot, has proposed a price of BGN 1.

Business » Industry | January 15, 2013, Tuesday // 14:35 | Viewed: 1306

Sole Bidder for Bulgaria's Ailing Military Plant to File Binding Offer

The sole bidder in the privatization of military plant VMZ Sopot is to submit a binding offer with the Privatization and Post-Privatization Control Agency on Friday.

Business » Industry | January 11, 2013, Friday // 09:36 | Viewed: 1069

Bulgaria's Faltering Military Giant Goes on All-Out Strike

Thousands of workers of the largest Bulgarian military plant, the state-owned VMZ Sopot, are staging once again Wednesday an effective strike.

Business » Industry | January 9, 2013, Wednesday // 09:40 | Viewed: 1284

Bulgaria's Faltering Military Giant Fate Decided by Jan 23

The Council of Minister will issue a decision about the privatization of the largest Bulgarian military plant - the State-owned VMZ Sopot, Economy and Energy Minister, Delyan Dobrev, pledged Monday.

Business » Industry | January 7, 2013, Monday // 18:04 | Viewed: 1266

Bulgaria's Producer Prices in Industry Grow by 6.4% Y/Y Nov 2012

Bulgaria's producer price index on the domestic market grew by 6.4% year on year in November 2012, according to the National Statistical Institute.

Business » Industry | December 28, 2012, Friday // 17:24 | Viewed: 803

Strike at Bulgaria's Faltering Military Giant Enters Day 3

Thousands of workers of the largest Bulgarian military plant, the state-owned VMZ Sopot, are staging Saturday for the third day in a row an effective strike.

Business » Industry | December 15, 2012, Saturday // 13:15 | Viewed: 845

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

Thousands of workers of the largest Bulgarian military plant, the state-owned VMZ Sopot, are expected to start an effective strike on Thursday.

Business » Industry | December 13, 2012, Thursday // 08:08 | Viewed: 733

China's BYD Moves to Build Auto Assembly Plant in Bulgaria

China's electric-vehicle maker BYD Co Ltd signed a joint-venture agreement on Tuesday with a Bulgarian partner to build an auto assembly plant in the country.

Business » Industry | December 12, 2012, Wednesday // 17:10 | Viewed: 1383

Chinese Investors to Set Up 3 Bus Plants in Bulgaria - EconMin

Chinese investors are planning to build three factories for the production of buses in Bulgaria, Bulgarian Economy Minister Delyan Dobrev revealed Monday

Business » Industry | December 10, 2012, Monday // 18:40 | Viewed: 1526

Bulgaria's Industrial Production Slightly Down in October

Bulgaria's seasonally adjusted industrial production index decreased by 0.4% in October 2012 compared with the previous month.

Business » Industry | December 7, 2012, Friday // 12:52 | Viewed: 998