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Bulgaria Introduces Flat 9% VAT in Tourism April 2011

Bulgaria will introduce a flat 9% value-added tax (VAT) in the tourism sector as of the beginning of April next year under amendments that parliament adopted at second reading on Wednesday.

Business » Tourism | November 17, 2010, Wednesday // 14:33 | Viewed: 2002

Putin's Picture with St John Relics to Lure Russians to Bulgaria

The homage of Russian Prime Minister, Vladimir Putin, to the relics St. John the Baptist was planned by the Bulgarian cabinet as a way to attract Russian tourists.

Business » Tourism | November 15, 2010, Monday // 13:36 | Viewed: 1951

Bulgaria to Lure Romanian Tourists with Special Guide

A new tourist guide in Romanian about Bulgaria is to be launched, which will ease Romanian tourists to travel and rest in Bulgaria.

Business » Tourism | November 9, 2010, Tuesday // 17:12 | Viewed: 1783

Bulgarian Govt Hopes for Modest Growth of British Tourists

Bulgaria hopes to see a 2-3% increase in the number of UK tourists visiting the country in the next 12 months, according to a senior government official.

Business » Tourism | November 8, 2010, Monday // 19:05 | Viewed: 2690

Bulgaria to Seduce Tourists on London World Travel Market

Bulgaria is among the nations presented at the World Travel Market expo which takes place in London, UK November 8 - 11.

Business » Tourism | November 8, 2010, Monday // 17:47 | Viewed: 1901

Bulgaria's Varna Registers Record-High Number of Russian Tourists

A record-high number of Russian tourists visited the Black Sea resorts near the northern Bulgarian city of Varna, the city’s Chamber of Tourism has announced.

Business » Tourism | November 8, 2010, Monday // 15:46 | Viewed: 2451

FinMin Vows Cultural Tourism Investments in 'Cradle of Bulgaria'

Deputy PM and Finance Minister Simeon Djankov has promised all-out support for investments in cultural tourism during a visit to Northeastern Bulgaria.

Business » Tourism | November 6, 2010, Saturday // 17:41 | Viewed: 1842

Bulgarian Winter Resort Borovets Expects 10% More Tourists

One of Bulgaria's top winter resorts – Borovets in the Rila Mountain – expects a 10% increase of the holidaymakers for the winter season.

Business » Tourism | November 5, 2010, Friday // 15:05 | Viewed: 1733

Bulgaria to Lure Tourists with Website in Japanese, Arabic, Hebrew

The Bulgarian government plans to attract tourists from all around the world with an enhanced online catalog.

Business » Tourism | November 4, 2010, Thursday // 18:53 | Viewed: 1962

Luc Aphand to Open Ski Season in Bulgaria's Bansko

Top French alpine skier Luc Alphand will be the one to open the new ski season in the largest Bulgarian mountain resort Bansko.

Business » Tourism | November 3, 2010, Wednesday // 10:17 | Viewed: 6404

Bulgarian Tycoons' Yacht Port Shut Out, Keeps Working

Power utility EVN has shut out the electricity to the buildings of the Marina Dinevi, the Black Sea yacht port of tycoons Yordan Dinev and Dinko Dinev, located in the Sveti Vlas resort.

Business » Tourism | November 1, 2010, Monday // 20:26 | Viewed: 3264

Lonely Planet: Bulgaria among Top 10 Countries to Visit in 2011

The globally renowned travel guide Lonely Planet's has ranked Bulgaria fifth among the top 10 countries for 2011.

Business » Tourism | November 1, 2010, Monday // 12:04 | Viewed: 4272

Ski Police to Guard Bulgarian Resort Pamporovo

For the first time a ski police will ensure the good public policy at the slopes of the Bulgarian resort Pamporovo this winter, local media has reported.

Business » Tourism | October 31, 2010, Sunday // 15:34 | Viewed: 2881

Bulgarian Ski Resorts Lure Russians with Affordable Prices

Bulgarian tour operators are taking active part in the international ski expo in the Russian capital Moscow, the Bulgarian National Radio, BNR, reports Sunday.

Business » Tourism | October 31, 2010, Sunday // 12:31 | Viewed: 1746

Bulgaria Expects Boost in Winter Tourism 2010

Lodges in Bulgaria's ski resorts are already filling up for the upcoming winter season, giving hope that the sector will see the first signs of recovery after two bleak years.

Business » Tourism | October 28, 2010, Thursday // 14:02 | Viewed: 1553

Bulgarians' Trips Abroad Down by 21% in Sept Y/Y

The number of trips Bulgarian traveled abroad in September decreased by 21,4%, year-on-year, data from the National Statistics Institute (NSI) has showed.

Business » Tourism | October 27, 2010, Wednesday // 13:17 | Viewed: 1240

Bulgaria's Bansko Named World's Best Value Ski Resort

Bansko, Bulgaria's biggest ski resort, is the second-cheapest resort for British skiers in the world, according to new research by the Post Office.

Business » Tourism | October 24, 2010, Sunday // 11:08 | Viewed: 2500

Bulgaria's Bansko Named Balkan Winter Capital

Bansko, Bulgaria's biggest ski resort, has been named the winter capital of the Balkans at an international tourism exhibition in the Serbian town of Novi Sad.

Business » Tourism | October 23, 2010, Saturday // 14:52 | Viewed: 1617

Bulgaria Honored Guest in Polish Tourist Fair 'Tour Salon'

Bulgaria is an honored guest at this year's edition of the international tourist trade fair "Tour Salon" in Poznan, Poland, the Bulgarian Economy Ministry has announced.

Business » Tourism | October 22, 2010, Friday // 16:59 | Viewed: 3844

Bulgaria to Introduce Flat 9% VAT in Tourism April 2011

Bulgaria will introduce a flat 9% value-added tax (VAT) in the tourism sector as of the beginning of April next year under amendments that parliament adopted at first reading on Thursday.

Business » Tourism | October 22, 2010, Friday // 08:43 | Viewed: 1662

Bulgaria Targets Romanian Tourists at Bucharest Fair

Bulgaria's Economy Ministry is planning to present the country as a destination at the Romanian Tourism Fair 2010.

Business » Tourism | October 20, 2010, Wednesday // 15:32 | Viewed: 1214