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Bulgaria to Be Split Into 9 Tourist Regions by End of January

Bulgaria's Minister of Tourism Nikolina Angelkova announced on Friday that the division of the country into 9 tourist regions will take place until the end of January.

Business » Tourism | January 16, 2015, Friday // 15:57 | Viewed: 3960

Bansko Municipality Seeks to Become Concessionaire of Dobrinishte Ski Zone

The Bansko Municipality seeks to sign a concession contract for the ski zone near Dobrinishte, as well as the new tourism zones delineated in the forthcoming management plan of the Pirin National Park, according to Bansko Mayor Geogi Ikonomov.

Business » Tourism | January 9, 2015, Friday // 13:55 | Viewed: 1509

Bulgarian Ski Resorts Anticipate 4-5% Growth in Tourist Numbers

Bulgaria’s Tourism Minister Nikolina Angelkova has predicted a 4-5% growth in tourist numbers on the basis of the good start of the winter season.

Business » Tourism | January 9, 2015, Friday // 08:12 | Viewed: 1106

Bulgarian Mountains, Churches Appear on Google Street View

Panoramic photos of Bulgaria's most beautiful mountain regions have been included in Google's Street View service.

Business » Tourism | December 26, 2014, Friday // 16:02 | Viewed: 2309

Plovdiv Airport to Receive Chartered Flights from Turkey

This winter the Plovdiv airport will receive chartered flights with Turkish tourists arriving for a ski holiday in Bulgaria's mountain resorts, said Tourism Minister Nikolina Angelkova at the opening ceremony of the ski season in Pamporovo.

Business » Tourism | December 13, 2014, Saturday // 15:20 | Viewed: 1257

Bulgaria's Winter Resorts Open Ski Season

Bulgaria's largest ski resorts – Bansko, Borovets and Pamporovo open this year's ski season on Saturday, reports the bTV national channel.

Business » Tourism | December 13, 2014, Saturday // 10:32 | Viewed: 1656

Ski Legend Girardelli to Advise Bulgaria’s Tourism Minister

Ski racing legend Marc Girardelli will be advisor to Bulgaria’s Tourism Minister Nikolina Angelkova.

Business » Tourism | December 12, 2014, Friday // 20:15 | Viewed: 1228

Bulgaria May Advertise As Tourist Destination In Spain

Bulgaria may attract tourists by advertising as a destination at Spain's airports, bus and train stations and in the AVE high-speed trains, said Spain's Minister Of Public Works Ana Pastor at a meeting with Bulgaria's Tourism Minister Nikolina Angelkova.

Business » Tourism | December 11, 2014, Thursday // 14:29 | Viewed: 955

Bulgaria to Ease Visa Issuing for Turkish Tourists During Winter

Bulgaria will relax the process of issuing visas to Turkish citizens during winter months to give a boost to its tourism sector, the Tourism Ministry said on Tuesday.

Business » Tourism | December 2, 2014, Tuesday // 16:25 | Viewed: 1221

Bulgaria To Create E-Registry of Its Tourist Destinations

Bulgaria's Tourism Ministry will create an electronic registry of all tourist destinations in the country, said Tourism Minister Nikolina Angelkova during the opening of the International Meeting Of Touroperators in Plovdiv.

Business » Tourism | November 27, 2014, Thursday // 16:43 | Viewed: 3842

Trips by Bulgarians Abroad Dip in October, Foreigners’ Visits Rise

The number of Bulgarians travelling abroad fell by 1.8% year-on-year in October, reaching 300,900, the statistics office said on Thursday.

Business » Tourism | November 27, 2014, Thursday // 12:34 | Viewed: 839

Bulgaria’s Tourism Minister Invites Deputy to Resign

Bulgarian Tourism Minister Nikolina Angelkova has expressed hopes that her deputy, Branimir Botev, will step down.

Business » Tourism | November 27, 2014, Thursday // 12:15 | Viewed: 3514

Bulgaria’s Tourism Minister Plans Focus on Advertisement, Sustainable Development in 2015

Tourism Minister Nikolina Angelkova has said that the major portion of funding in 2015 would be allocated to advertisement and measures targeting the sustainable development of the sector.

Business » Tourism | November 27, 2014, Thursday // 11:24 | Viewed: 3616

Bulgaria to Negotiate Easing of Visa Regime for Balkan Tourists

The Bulgarian Minister of Tourism Nikolina Angelkova is planning to hold working meetings with her Balkan counterparts at which to discuss the possibilities of easing the regime on issuing of tourist visas.

Business » Tourism | November 26, 2014, Wednesday // 12:46 | Viewed: 925

Bansko Declared Bulgaria’s Best Winter Resort in 2014 World Ski Awards

Bansko has been declared Bulgaria’s best winter resort for a second year in a row in an online vote for the 2014 World Ski Awards.

Business » Tourism | November 23, 2014, Sunday // 16:37 | Viewed: 1691

Bulgaria Should Be Year-Round Tourist Destination – Minister

Bulgaria should become a year-round tourist destination, according to Tourism Minister Nikolina Angelkova.

Business » Tourism | November 23, 2014, Sunday // 11:59 | Viewed: 1580

Bulgaria's Tourism Minister Expects 4-5% Growth This Winter

Bulgaria's Tourism Minister Nikolina Angelkova told Dnevnik.bg that she expects a growth of 4-5% in the number of tourists this winter season.

Business » Tourism | November 20, 2014, Thursday // 18:37 | Viewed: 1131

Bulgaria to Offer Combined Tour Packages with Neighboring Balkan Countries

Bulgaria will try to boost visitor numbers by offering combined tourism products including trips to neighboring Balkan countries.

Business » Tourism | November 20, 2014, Thursday // 11:42 | Viewed: 1341

UK Skiing Holiday Maker Praises Bulgaria's Bansko

"Bansko is the perfect ski resort for an absolute beginner“, according to a UK tourist sharing her impressions of the “small medieval town in Bulgaria’s south west that has been rejuvenated by skiing.

Business » Tourism | November 19, 2014, Wednesday // 16:00 | Viewed: 1355

Bulgaria Expects 4-6% Increase in Tourist Numbers in Winter

Bulgaria expects an increase by 4-6% in tourist numbers in the winter season, according to Blagoy Ragin, Chair of the Bulgarian Hotel and Restaurant Association (BHRA).

Business » Tourism | November 19, 2014, Wednesday // 08:52 | Viewed: 1034

Bulgaria, Romania To Attract Asian Tourists With Joint Efforts

Bulgaria and Romania will develop joint tourist projects to attract more tourists from China, Japan and India, said Bulgaria's Tourism Minister Nikolina Angelkova after a meeting with Florin-Nicolae Jianu, Romania’s Minister for SME’s, Business Environmen

Business » Tourism | November 13, 2014, Thursday // 19:25 | Viewed: 1836