ARCHIVE - 4 February 2019

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Business

Permits for 1,477 Residential Buildings Issued in Bulgaria for Last Quarter of 2018
The Austrian Company, which Built the Sofia Megapark, Acquired 40% of Kremikovtzi
Dr. Takov Met with the Newly Appointed Chief Commercial and Economic Counselor of China in Bulgaria
The United Arab Emirates Has Purchased 3 Tons of Gold From Venezuela
Bulgarian Company Created a Pocket Cash Register
Strike by the Ground Staff at Hamburg Airport Causes Flight Cancellations
Bulgarian Energy Minister: Bulgaria Will Build ''Turkish Stream''

Politics

Bulgaria Plans to Expand Cooperation with Azerbaijan in Various Spheres
The Minimum Wage in Bulgaria is 286 Euro, in Luxembourg - 2071 Euro
Bulgarian President Radev Vetoed the Personal Data Protection Act
7037 Driver's Licenses Were Confiscated by the Traffic Police Officers in 2018
The New Metro Station on Bulgaria Blvd in Sofia is Almost Ready
Germany is Bulgaria's Largest and Most Important Trading Partner
PM Borisov: Economic Performance in Bulgaria Continues to be Stable
'Sofiyska Voda'' Will Suspend the Water Supply in Some Parts of the Capital on February 5
Over 40% of Bulgarian Municipalities Have Won Vouchers For Wireless Internet
Boyko Borissov and Zoran Zaev Meet Today at the Council of Ministers in Sofia

Society

New Technology Presented in Bulgaria Helps Prevent Hair Loss in Cancer Patients
According to a Study Most Bulgarians do not Want Snap Elections
BGN 2410 of Income is the Need for a Family of Four Living in Bulgaria, in Sofia - BGN 3200
Eurostat: Half of Bulgarians with a Smartphone do not Protect their Personal Data
400 Thousand People Emigrated From Bulgaria For the Last 7 Years
China is Preparing to Meet the New Year
February 4 - World Cancer Day
Facebook Celebrates 15 Years
Spring Weather Today in Bulgaria - Maximum Temperatures Between 12°C and 17°C
The Bulgarian National Film Center Will Increase the Annual Amount of Film Funding by 6.32%
Tourists were Injured in an Accident with a Lift in Bulgarian Resort Pamporovo

Crime

Turkish Coast Guard Units on Sunday Rescued 52 Illegal Migrants

World

Europe’s Transport Future Was Discussed in the EP
Poland Has Exported 2700 Kilograms of Suspicious Beef to European Countries
Greek Farmers Blocked the Serres-Thessaloniki Route

Business

Permits for 1,477 Residential Buildings Issued in Bulgaria for Last Quarter of 2018

In the last quarter of 2018, the authorities issued building permits for 1,477 residential buildings with 11,682 dwellings and a total area of 1,457,570 sq m, as well as for 33 office buildings of 224,417 sq m and 1,319 other buildings of 780,957 sq m, th

Business | February 4, 2019, Monday // 15:03

The Austrian Company, which Built the Sofia Megapark, Acquired 40% of Kremikovtzi

The Austrian real estate investment company Soravia has acquired a "significant part" of the site of the former Kremikovtzi plant in Sofia.

Business | February 4, 2019, Monday // 11:28

Dr. Takov Met with the Newly Appointed Chief Commercial and Economic Counselor of China in Bulgaria

The Executive Director of BSMEPA, Dr Boyko Takov, met with the newly appointed Economic and Trade Advisor to the Embassy of the PRC in the Republic of Bulgaria Mr.

Business | February 4, 2019, Monday // 11:11

The United Arab Emirates Has Purchased 3 Tons of Gold From Venezuela

Abu Dhabi investment firm Noor Capital said on Friday that it bought 3 tonnes of gold on Jan.

Business | February 4, 2019, Monday // 10:34

Bulgarian Company Created a Pocket Cash Register

The cash register, which fits in your pocket, is independent from power supply and has a printer, created a Bulgarian company.

Business | February 4, 2019, Monday // 10:33

Strike by the Ground Staff at Hamburg Airport Causes Flight Cancellations

A strike by the ground staff at Germany’s Hamburg Airport has caused the cancellation of more than 50 flights, writes National Post.

Business | February 4, 2019, Monday // 10:17

Bulgarian Energy Minister: Bulgaria Will Build ''Turkish Stream''

Energy Minister Temenuzhka Petkova said that Bulgaria will build "Turkish Stream".

Business » Energy | February 4, 2019, Monday // 10:25

Politics

Bulgaria Plans to Expand Cooperation with Azerbaijan in Various Spheres

Azerbaijan and Bulgaria are eager to expand cooperation in all fields, where the sides see great potential, in order to achieve more visible results, Nikolay Yankov, Bulgarian Ambassador to Azerbaijan, reports Azernews.

Politics » Diplomacy | February 4, 2019, Monday // 09:48

The Minimum Wage in Bulgaria is 286 Euro, in Luxembourg - 2071 Euro

Income inequality in the EU continues to be substantial.

Politics » Bulgaria in EU | February 4, 2019, Monday // 15:43

Bulgarian President Radev Vetoed the Personal Data Protection Act

Bulgaria’s Head of State exercised his power and returned a provision of the Law on Amendments and Supplements to the Personal Data Protection Act for a new debate in Parliament with objections to the criteria set forth in § 26 for the processing of perso

Politics » Domestic | February 4, 2019, Monday // 19:02

7037 Driver's Licenses Were Confiscated by the Traffic Police Officers in 2018

7037 driver's licenses were confiscated by the Traffic Police officers in 2018, reported NOVA TV.

Politics » Domestic | February 4, 2019, Monday // 11:48

The New Metro Station on Bulgaria Blvd in Sofia is Almost Ready

About 90% of the construction works of the metro station from Line 3 of the metro "Bul.

Politics » Domestic | February 4, 2019, Monday // 11:23

Germany is Bulgaria's Largest and Most Important Trading Partner

Reduced trade with Turkey and Russia reported by Bulgarian Chamber of Commerce and Industry.

Politics » Domestic | February 4, 2019, Monday // 11:23

PM Borisov: Economic Performance in Bulgaria Continues to be Stable

Economic results in Bulgaria remain stable.

Politics » Domestic | February 4, 2019, Monday // 10:55

Over 40% of Bulgarian Municipalities Have Won Vouchers For Wireless Internet

Bulgaria is ranked second in the European Union as a share of the municipalities covered by the free wireless internet in public places (WiFi4EU), the Ministry of Transport and Information Technology said, quoted by Econ.

Politics » Domestic | February 4, 2019, Monday // 10:49

Boyko Borissov and Zoran Zaev Meet Today at the Council of Ministers in Sofia

A general program in the field of culture will be signed, reported NOVA TV.

Politics » Domestic | February 4, 2019, Monday // 08:41

Society

New Technology Presented in Bulgaria Helps Prevent Hair Loss in Cancer Patients

A new technology that prevents hair loss in cancer patients during chemotherapy was presented in Bulgaria for the first time, reports BNT.

Society | February 4, 2019, Monday // 19:03

According to a Study Most Bulgarians do not Want Snap Elections

According to a survey conducted in January by Mediana polling agency, 43% of the Bulgarians in the cities want GERB to complete its term of office.

Society | February 4, 2019, Monday // 19:00

BGN 2410 of Income is the Need for a Family of Four Living in Bulgaria, in Sofia - BGN 3200

The necessary funds for monthly maintenance of a four-member household, comprising two parents and two children, is BGN 2410 as of December 2018.

Society | February 4, 2019, Monday // 14:09

Eurostat: Half of Bulgarians with a Smartphone do not Protect their Personal Data

Nearly half of Bulgarians who have a smartphone have never restricted or denied access to their personal data when downloading a mobile app.

Society | February 4, 2019, Monday // 13:45

400 Thousand People Emigrated From Bulgaria For the Last 7 Years

Bulgarian emigrants around the world have increased by 400,000 in seven years, the eurochicago.

Society | February 4, 2019, Monday // 10:28

China is Preparing to Meet the New Year

t's almost time to welcome the Chinese New Year, also known as the Spring Festival of the Lunar New Year on Tuesday (February 5).

Society | February 4, 2019, Monday // 09:03

February 4 - World Cancer Day

A new 3-year campaign started under the slogan: "I am and I will be", reported NOVA TV.

Society | February 4, 2019, Monday // 08:38

Facebook Celebrates 15 Years

The most popular social network - Facebook, which has 2.

Society | February 4, 2019, Monday // 08:10

Spring Weather Today in Bulgaria - Maximum Temperatures Between 12°C and 17°C

Broken clouds over the country today, considerable over West Bulgaria.

Society » Environment | February 4, 2019, Monday // 09:39

The Bulgarian National Film Center Will Increase the Annual Amount of Film Funding by 6.32%

The- will increase the annual amount of film funding by 6.

Society » Culture | February 4, 2019, Monday // 11:42

Tourists were Injured in an Accident with a Lift in Bulgarian Resort Pamporovo

Three girls from Turkey were injured in an accident with one of the lifts in the ski resort of Pamporovo.

Society » Incidents | February 4, 2019, Monday // 10:39

Crime

Turkish Coast Guard Units on Sunday Rescued 52 Illegal Migrants

Turkish coast guard units on Sunday rescued 52 irregular migrants, including 25 children, in the western province of Aydin, reported Anadolu Agency.

Crime | February 4, 2019, Monday // 08:33

World

Europe’s Transport Future Was Discussed in the EP

Europe’s Transport future for a more inclusive union, under the Multiannual Financial Framework for 2021-2027 was debated in the European Parliament between the European Commissioner for Regional Policy, Corina Crețu, and Greek Transport Minister Christos

World » EU | February 4, 2019, Monday // 11:28

Poland Has Exported 2700 Kilograms of Suspicious Beef to European Countries

Poland has exported a total of 2,700 kilograms of suspicious beef to several European countries, which is currently withdrawing from the markets, Econ.

World » EU | February 4, 2019, Monday // 10:52

Greek Farmers Blocked the Serres-Thessaloniki Route

Greek farmers blocked the Serres-Thessaloniki route with tractors and announced that the blockade would be indefinite.

World » Southeast Europe | February 4, 2019, Monday // 10:43
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