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Bulgaria Gathers BGN 1 M Fines from Black Sea Beaches

A total of BGN 1 M have been gathered in fines from irregularities in beach operation during the 2012 summer season in Bulgaria.

Business » Tourism | September 20, 2012, Thursday // 20:17 | Viewed: 2481

Bulgarian Minister Boasts Successful Summer Tourist Season

The number of tourists who have visited Bulgaria in June and July 2012 is up 6%, compared to the same months of 2011.

Business » Tourism | September 20, 2012, Thursday // 16:57 | Viewed: 1148

Frankfurt Airport to Host Billboards Advertising Bulgarian Tourism

A promotional campaign of Bulgaria as a tourist destination starts September 17 at the Frankfurt Airport, one of the world's busiest international airports.

Business » Tourism | September 17, 2012, Monday // 14:51 | Viewed: 1690

Bulgaria to Set Up Cultural Heritage Investment Fund

Delyan Dobrev, Minister of Energy, Economy and Tourism, has said that Bulgaria will move to set up a fund for investments in historical and cultural heritage sites.

Business » Tourism | September 13, 2012, Thursday // 16:32 | Viewed: 1828

Bulgarian Hotels, Restaurants to Undergo Categorization Every 5 Years

Hotels, restaurants and all types of accommodation sites in Bulgaria will be subject to categorization every five years and the certificates they are issued will no longer stay valid for an indefinite period, according to a set of new amendments to the To

Business » Tourism | September 13, 2012, Thursday // 15:06 | Viewed: 2034

Bulgaria's Hotels Make BGN 190 M in July

Bulgarian hotels and other accommodation venues have generated a total of BGN 192 M in July 2012, according to data of the National Statistical Institute released Monday.

Business » Tourism | September 10, 2012, Monday // 16:00 | Viewed: 1623

Record Number of Bulgarians Head to Greece

A record number of cars and people crossed the Bulgarian-Greek border in one day, September 6, Bulgaria's Unification Day, for which the country is in a four-day holiday.

Business » Tourism | September 6, 2012, Thursday // 19:46 | Viewed: 2037

Bulgarian Jailed in Croatia over Seashell

A Bulgarian man has spent 18 days in a Croatian jail over a single empty seashell he wanted to take home as a souvenir from a local beach.

Business » Tourism | September 5, 2012, Wednesday // 12:43 | Viewed: 3857

Bulgarian Sea Resorts Woo Visitors with Discounts

Hotel discounts rivalry is gaining ground along the Bulgarian Black Sea coast as the end of the summer season is drawing nearer.

Business » Tourism | September 5, 2012, Wednesday // 09:10 | Viewed: 1198

EconMin: Relocating Bulgarian Tourism Officials Win-Win

The relocation of the Tourism Directorate of the Bulgarian Ministry of Economy, Energy, and Tourism from Sofia to the southern city of Plovdiv is beneficial for all, according to EconMin Delyan Dobrev.

Business » Tourism | September 3, 2012, Monday // 17:35 | Viewed: 1057

Russian Tourists in Bulgaria Racketeered to Pay Double

Russian tourists brought to Bulgaria by the now-bankrupt Russian tour operator Cherry Tour have been asked to pay twice for their hotel accommodations.

Business » Tourism | September 3, 2012, Monday // 16:15 | Viewed: 1586

Moscow Woman 1000000th Passenger of Varna Airport for 2012

Larisa Nazarova from the Russian capital Moscow became Monday the one-millionth passenger of the Bulgarian Black Sea Varna Airport.

Business » Tourism | September 3, 2012, Monday // 13:23 | Viewed: 1249

Bulgaria's Relocated Tourism Officials Start Work in Plovdiv

The Tourism Directorate of the Bulgarian Ministry of Economy, Energy, and Tourism started working Monday in its new location – the southern city of Plovdiv.

Business » Tourism | September 3, 2012, Monday // 09:06 | Viewed: 1815

Many Bulgarian Beaches Left without Lifeguards in September

A large number of beaches on the Bulgarian Black Sea coast will remain without lifeguards in September because of a legislation loophole.

Business » Tourism | September 2, 2012, Sunday // 19:19 | Viewed: 1153

Bulgaria's GERB Starts State Institutions Relocation

The relocation of Bulgarian State institutions and State servants began on September 1 despite employees' discontent and as promised by its mastermind, Deputy Prime Minister and Finance Minister, Simeon Djankov.

Business » Tourism | September 2, 2012, Sunday // 10:49 | Viewed: 1135

Bulgaria's Burgas Airport Welcomes 2000000th Passenger for 2012

Bulgaria's Burgas Airport on the Black Sea welcomed its 2-millionth passenger for 2012 Saturday.

Business » Tourism | September 1, 2012, Saturday // 18:09 | Viewed: 2277

Construction Ban to Be Lifted in Protected Bulgarian Black Sea Area

Bulgarian authorities are about to lift the construction ban in the Kamchia Sands Protected Area on Friday, local media have alarmed.

Business » Tourism | August 30, 2012, Thursday // 19:01 | Viewed: 1163

Russia to Invest RUB 1 B in Bulgaria-Based Children's Resort Complex

Russia is to invest a further RUB 1 B for Bulgarian-based children's health and recreational complex Kamchiya, it has been made clear.

Business » Tourism | August 30, 2012, Thursday // 17:19 | Viewed: 976

Russia: 22% More Russian Tourists in Bulgaria in 2012

A total of 22% more Russian tourists visited Bulgaria in the summer of 2012 than in the summer of the previous year, according to data of the Association of Russian Tour Operators presented by its CEO Maya Lomidze on Wednesday.

Business » Tourism | August 29, 2012, Wednesday // 18:50 | Viewed: 1094

Bulgaria Sees 5% Increase in Foreign Tourist Numbers July 2012 Y/Y

Bulgaria registered a 5.0% year on year increase in its number of tourist visitors from abroad in July 2012, according to Bulgaria's National Statistical Institute.

Business » Tourism | August 27, 2012, Monday // 11:58 | Viewed: 2138

Russian Paper Alarmed over Incidents with Tourists in Bulgaria

Russian daily Komsomolskaya Pravda has published an article drawing attention to a spate of incidents involving Russian tourists in Bulgarian resorts.

Business » Tourism | August 25, 2012, Saturday // 13:47 | Viewed: 2414
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