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Raiffeisen Bulgaria, KfW Sign EUR 20 M Credit Line

Germany's state development bank KfW has extended a EUR 20 M credit line to Raiffeisenbank Bulgaria, controlled by Austria's Raiffeisen International.

Business » Industry | April 28, 2009, Tuesday // 16:55 | Viewed: 1770

Bulgaria Kremikovtzi Steel Mill Talks Reach Crisis Point

Bulgarian deputy Economy and Energy minister, Nina Radeva, has stated that talks with Brazilian steel giant CSN over the future of Kemikovtsi are in crisis.

Business » Industry | April 28, 2009, Tuesday // 11:05 | Viewed: 1869

Bulgaria Offers Debt-for-Equity Swap for Steel Mill Rescue

A debt-for-equity swap through capital increase under a rehabilitation plan is an alternative option to rescue indebted steel mill Kremikovtzi.

Business » Industry | April 27, 2009, Monday // 14:45 | Viewed: 1414

Exports of Bulgaria's Largest Furniture-maker down 30%

The largest Bulgarian furniture-maker specialized in the production of chairs, Sredna Gora Jsc, has seen its order go down by 30% since January 2009.

Business » Industry | April 27, 2009, Monday // 09:52 | Viewed: 2381

Bulgarian Steel Workers Stage Easter Rally

A day after the Easter holidays workers from Bulgaria's Kremikovtzi steel mill continue unabated their protests, rallying over unpaid salaries and the imminent closure of the indebted plant.

Business » Industry | April 21, 2009, Tuesday // 08:12 | Viewed: 1748

Bulgaria Industrial Investments to Shrink by 36%

Bulgaria's industrial enterprises plan to shrink their investments by 36% in 2009 compared to 2008.

Business » Industry | April 17, 2009, Friday // 13:41 | Viewed: 1734

Bulgaria Steel Workers Hit Streets Once Again

About 500 workers from the troubled Bulgarian steel mill Kremikovtzi gathered once again on a protest rally in downtown Sofia.

Business » Industry | April 16, 2009, Thursday // 14:14 | Viewed: 1387

Bulgaria Economy Minister Harbors Hopes for Kremikovtzi Salvage

There is still some lingering hope that a contract for coke processing at the troubled Bulgarian steel mill "Kremikovtzi" could be signed.

Business » Industry | April 15, 2009, Wednesday // 17:35 | Viewed: 1658

Bulgarian Steel Workers Bid Farewell to Hopes for Survival

Workers from Bulgaria's Kremikovtzi steel mill have demanded that its property be sold-out to pay for their salaries and damages as the closure of the indebted plant looms large.

Business » Industry | April 13, 2009, Monday // 16:50 | Viewed: 1734

Bulgarian Steel Workers Rally Again as Shutdown Looms

Workers from Bulgaria's Kremikovtzi steel mill are keeping up unabated their protests as the closure of the indebted plant looms large.

Business » Industry | April 10, 2009, Friday // 08:36 | Viewed: 1378

Bulgaria Steel Workers Threaten Civil Unrest

The plight of the metal-workers from Bulgaria's troubled steel mill Kremikovtzi remained unchanged Thursday for the seventh day in a row.

Business » Industry | April 9, 2009, Thursday // 16:29 | Viewed: 1558

USSR Owned Bulgartabac, Russia Might Want It Back - Report

Bulgarian cigarettes company, Bulgartabac, used to be owned by the USSR as part of World War II reparations.

Business » Industry | April 9, 2009, Thursday // 13:56 | Viewed: 3244

Bulgarian Steel Workers Threaten Hunger Strike

Workers from Bulgaria's Kremikovtzi steel mill threatened to go on a hunger strike after their persistent rallies over unpaid salaries and the imminent closure of the indebted plant failed to yield results.

Business » Industry | April 8, 2009, Wednesday // 12:59 | Viewed: 1191

Bulgarian Steel Workers Rally in Handcuffs

Workers from Bulgaria's Kremikovtzi steel mill have kept up unabated their protests on Tuesday, rallying over unpaid salaries and the imminent closure of the indebted plant.

Business » Industry | April 7, 2009, Tuesday // 11:17 | Viewed: 1664

Bulgarian Kremikovtzi Gas Cut Delayed by Week

State gas monopoly Bulgargaz said on Monday it would not cut gas supplies to Kremikovtzi for one more week, the steel mill executive director announced.

Business » Industry | April 6, 2009, Monday // 17:00 | Viewed: 1457

Bulgarian Steel Workers to Turn to Brussels for Help

Workers from Bulgaria's Kremikovtzi steel mill protested yet again on Monday over unpaid salaries and the imminent closure of the indebted plant.

Business » Industry | April 6, 2009, Monday // 15:26 | Viewed: 1472

Brazilian CSN Confirms Pull-out from Bulgaria Ailing Steel Mill Deal

Brazilian CSN, the only potential bidder for Bulgaria's insolvent Kremikovtzi steel mill, has confirmed it is no longer interested.

Business » Industry | April 6, 2009, Monday // 14:54 | Viewed: 1623

Construction of Long Awaited Sofia Waste Plant Kicks off

The Sofia Mayor, Boyko Borisov, turned Saturday the first sod of the long anticipated waste processing plant.

Business » Industry | April 4, 2009, Saturday // 17:18 | Viewed: 2418

Crisis Chases Vietnam Workers from Bulgaria's Ruse

27 Vietnamese workers at the construction materials factory Orgahim of Bulgaria's Ruse are leaving chased away by the crisis.

Business » Industry | April 4, 2009, Saturday // 14:44 | Viewed: 1957

Numerous Companies Involved in Draining Bulgaria Steel Mill

Over 10 companies, some of which are based offshore, have drained money from the troubled Bulgarian steel mill "Kremikovtzi".

Business » Industry | April 3, 2009, Friday // 13:44 | Viewed: 2497

Steel Mill Workers Vow to Continue Protests

The workers from the troubled Bulgarian steel mill "Kermikovtzi" are protesting Friday for the third day in a row.

Business » Industry | April 3, 2009, Friday // 12:10 | Viewed: 1400
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