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08.11.2016

Nearly EUR 54 Mln to Be Distributed under Black Sea Basin Programme 2014-2020

Close to 54 million euro are expected to be distributed under the Black Sea Basin (BSB) Programme 2014-2020, Deputy Regional Development Minister Denitsa Nikolova said on Tuesday...

06.11.2016

First Free Trade Zone to Be Built in Bulgaria within 16+1 Initiative

The first free trade zone within the 16+1 initiative will be created in Bulgaria, it transpired from an agro-business forum, opened by Deputy Agriculture and Food Minister Vassil Groudev...

05.11.2016

Bulgaria, China Sign Memorandum Of Understanding

The Bulgarian Transport Ministry and the Chinese National Commission for Development and Reforms will sign a Memorandum of Understanding and Co-operation during the meeting of the leaders of the countries from Central and Eastern Europe and China...

05.11.2016

Chinese PM: Bulgaria Is A Factor on the Balkans

Bulgaria has emerged over the past few years as a serious factor on the Balkans and that is why it is proposed that one of the next China/CEE summits is held in Sofia...

04.11.2016

Construction Of Sofia's Subway Third Line Launched

The construction of Sofia’s third subway line has started, reported bTV...

01.11.2016

Card And Payment Industry On The Rise In Bulgaria

According to a new report, the proliferation of payment cards in circulation nationwide grew 2.08% annually from 2009 to 2013, resulting in a figure of USD 8.5 M 2013. Thanks largely to increased awareness and new technologies such as contactless cards, the average transaction value also increased to USD 85.5 (15th in Europe)...

01.11.2016

Tourism minister: Bulgaria expects to report 11 million tourists by the end of the year

Tourism is one of the sectors that are faced with strongest need of trained experts, while the growths reported this year and the bookings for the next one confirm that the upturn tendency of development will continue...

01.11.2016

Bank Deposits In Bulgaria Increase By BGN 1 B In One Quarter

Deposits in the Bulgarian banking system have increased by BGN 1 B in one quarter alone, showed BNB data...

31.10.2016

Sensata To Open 500 More Jobs In Three Bulgarian Cities Next Year

US sensors manufacturer Sensata Technologies is to launch five hundred new openings in its three facilities across Bulgaria, its regional manager has said...