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Minister to Launch Campaigns on Stimulating Bulgaria's Domestic Tourism

Bulgaria's Tourism Ministry foresees the launching of two campaigns aimed at stimulating domestic tourism, one of them being with the participation of the local authorities.

Business » Tourism | May 12, 2015, Tuesday // 16:03 | Viewed: 1312

Bulgaria to Amend Laws to Facilitate Construction of Ski Lifts

Bulgaria’s Tourism Ministry is preparing legal amendments that will facilitate the construction of ski lifts and facilities, according to Tourism Minister Nikolina Angelkova.

Business » Tourism | May 12, 2015, Tuesday // 11:41 | Viewed: 1516

Bulgaria to Have Tourist Information Centre in Tokyo

Following a meeting between Bulgarian Tourism Minister Nikolina Angelkova and Kihachiro Nishiura, President and Representative Director of Japan-Southeast Europe Business Association (JSEEBA) on Monday, it emerged that Bulgaria will have a tourist informa

Business » Tourism | May 11, 2015, Monday // 17:29 | Viewed: 1737

Bulgaria Ranked 49th in World Economic Forum's 2015 Tourism Report

Bulgaria ranks 49th among 141 countries included in the World Economic Forum's 2015 Travel and Tourism Competitiveness Report.

Business » Tourism | May 8, 2015, Friday // 13:46 | Viewed: 2715

Bulgaria Plans to Introduce '9' as Single Contact Number at Hotels Within Month

Visitors staying at hotels across Bulgaria will be able to connect to reception desks by dialing 9 via the internal telephone exchanges, the Tourism Ministry announced on Monday.

Business » Tourism | May 4, 2015, Monday // 21:43 | Viewed: 2027

Bulgaria's Tourism Ministry Foresees Better Protection for Holiday Users

Bulgaria's Tourism Ministry prepares legislative amendments, which will offer better protection to users in cases of unfulfillment of paid organised excursions or bankruptcy of tour operators.

Business » Tourism | May 2, 2015, Saturday // 16:08 | Viewed: 1816

Romanians Express Preference for Bulgarian Seaside Resorts

Bulgarian seaside resorts yet again rank as top destinations for Romanian tourists for the upcoming May holidays.

Business » Tourism | April 28, 2015, Tuesday // 13:59 | Viewed: 1427

Bulgaria’s Tourism Minister Vows Single Phone Number for All Hotel Reception Desks

Bulgaria’s Tourism Minister Nikolina Angelkova has promised a common phone number for all hotel reception desks.

Business » Tourism | April 28, 2015, Tuesday // 08:03 | Viewed: 1327

Trips of Bulgarians Abroad Rise 1.6% Y/Y in March

The trips of Bulgarian residents abroad rose by 1.6% on the year in March, reaching 318,300, the country’s statiscics office NSI announced on Monday.

Business » Tourism | April 27, 2015, Monday // 18:16 | Viewed: 1046

Increased Number of Bulgarians Vacate Locally

Over 110,000 Bulgarians will be vacating abroad during the first ten days of May.

Business » Tourism | April 27, 2015, Monday // 12:22 | Viewed: 1244

Bulgaria, Romania Move to Set Up Joint Tourist Info Center in China

Bulgaria and Romania will set up a joint tourist information center will in China as part of the initiative of the two countries to develop joint tourist products for distant markets, according to Bulgarian Tourism Minister Nikolina Angelkova.

Business » Tourism | April 24, 2015, Friday // 19:15 | Viewed: 1569

Discovery Channel Declares Bulgaria Top Tourist Destination in Europe

A recent survey of Discovery Channel among its audience showed that Bulgaria was the top tourist destination in Europe.

Business » Tourism | April 23, 2015, Thursday // 17:12 | Viewed: 5455

Canada Easing Visa Regime for Bulgarian Visitors from 2016

Bulgarians who have had a Canadian visa over the past few years and holders of non-immigrant ones for the US will be able to travel to Canada without an allowance as of 2016.

Business » Tourism | April 22, 2015, Wednesday // 19:00 | Viewed: 3591

Minister Predicts 50% Increase in Air Traffic over Bulgaria after Launch of Istanbul New Airport

Transport Minister Ivaylo Moskovski has predicted an increase in air traffic over Bulgaria by around 50% as a result of the opening of the Istanbul New Airport, İstanbul Yeni Havalimanı.

Business » Tourism | April 20, 2015, Monday // 16:10 | Viewed: 1748

Bulgaria, Romania Plan Opening Joint Tourist Centre in China

The Bulgarian government approved the draft of the protocol of intention between the Bulgarian and Romanian tourism ministries, which foresees the creation of joint tourist centre in China.

Business » Tourism | April 18, 2015, Saturday // 16:56 | Viewed: 2395

Minister: Drop of Russian Tourists to Be Compensated by European Visitors

Tourism Minister Nikolina Angelkova said on Saturday that the declining interest of Russian tourists towards Bulgaria could be compensated by visitors from the rest of Europe.

Business » Tourism | April 18, 2015, Saturday // 13:16 | Viewed: 2415

Interest of Russian Tourists in Bulgarian Black Sea Grows

Tourism Minister Nikolina Angelkova announced on Thursday that the interest of Russian tourists towards the Bulgarian Black Sea coast has increased in the past days.

Business » Tourism | April 16, 2015, Thursday // 21:01 | Viewed: 2109

TripAdvisor Names Bulgaria's Sofia Cheapest City for Hotel Stays

Bulgaria's capital Sofia is the No 1. city in terms of cheap hotel stay, a recent report reads.

Business » Tourism | April 16, 2015, Thursday // 13:36 | Viewed: 1902

Bulgaria Cuts Port Fees for Cruise Ships to Boost Tourism

Bulgaria has decided to cut tonnage-related port dues for cruise ships in a bid to give a boost to its tourism industry amidst increased competition from neighbouring countries.

Business » Tourism | April 15, 2015, Wednesday // 21:18 | Viewed: 1602

Bulgaria’s Tourism Reports 9% Growth for 2014/2015 Winter Season

Bulgaria’s Tourism Minister Nikolina Angelkova boasted about a successful 2014/2015 winter season (December-February), stressing that the period had brought growth of over 9%, with the number of tourists increasing by nearly 80 000.

Business » Tourism | April 14, 2015, Tuesday // 11:16 | Viewed: 2041

More Than 100,000 People Travel Abroad Over the Holidays

Over 100,000 people will be travelling abroad over the Easter holidays. Approximately the same number of people will be going to various places across the country.

Business » Tourism | April 10, 2015, Friday // 10:50 | Viewed: 1698