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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: 722

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: 683

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: 1337

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: 1068

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: 1351

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: 1087

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: 1289

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: 1270

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: 809

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: 850

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: 752

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: 1435

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: 1557

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: 1051

Dundee to Export Bulgaria-Produced Pyrite to China

Dundee Precious Metals is to sell to China's Xiangguang Copper Co up to 200,000 tons of pyrite concentrate per year to, to be produced in Bulgaria, the company announced.

Business » Industry | December 7, 2012, Friday // 11:58 | Viewed: 1920

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