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HOT: » CorpBank majority shareholder Tzvetan Vasilev comments on latest developments at the bank in an exclusive interview with Novinite

Top News

Oman Fund 'Drafting Plan for Bulgaria's Corporate Commercial Bank'

A plan to save Bulgaria's Corporate Commercial Bank is in preparation at the State General Reserve Fund (SGRF) of Oman, a fund source argues.

Gaza Death Toll Surpasses 500, UN Calls for Truce

At least 512 Palestinians have died and more than 3000 have been injured since the start of Israel's offensive in the Gaza strip earlier in July.

Tzvetan Vasilev: Policy on CorpBank 'Destroy House to Build Cabin'

The recovery of Corporate Commercial Bank is possible, but requires guarantees on behalf of the state, Tzvetan Vasilev, the bank's majority shareholder, argues.

74% of Bulgarians Disagree That KTB Deposits Must Be Covered in Full

Three quarters of Bulgarians say that only deposits up to EUR 100 000 in the troubled Corporate Commercial Bank (KTB) must be paid back, shows a survey.

Bulgaria-Turkey Border Fence Completed

The Ministry of Defense has announced the building of a fence designed to curb the influx of migrants at Bulgaria's border with Turkey has finished.

Opinions

Georgi Stoev: Changing Laws 'Creates Dangerous Precedent'

Economist Georgi Stoev told Novinite's Bulgarian-language website that the events around Corporate Commercial Bank (KTB) should not give ground to legal amendments.

Poll

Should all deposits in Bulgaria's Corporate Commercial Bank (KTB) be guaranteed by the state?

» No-the law says: up to 100 000 Euro - 49.5 %

» Yes-the investors were victims of a fraud - 39.2 %

» No-everyone should bear their own risk - 9 %

» I can't say - 2.4 %

» Comments

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  • What's more dangerous?

    Nowadays in Bulgaria one would spend longer time in jail for speaking against the banks, than for robbing them.... read

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