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BULGARIA COMMITS TO PAINFUL RAILWAY REFORMS TO GET WORLD BANK LOANS

BULGARIA COMMITS TO PAINFUL RAILWAY REFORMS TO GET WORLD BANK LOANS
Source: novinite.com - (15/12/2010)

Topics: Business      

Bulgaria's Cabinet and the World Bank have singed a "memorandum of understanding" for reforms in the Bulgarian state railways company BDZ. The exact sums of the loans that Bulgaria will get from the international financial institution have not been completely negotiated yet, announced Finance Minister and Deputy PM Simeon Djankov. The memorandum signed Wednesday is a framework agreement which outlines the key reform priorities in the Bulgarian railway sector, and is an actual follow-up to...


BULGARIA'S ONLY STOCK EXCHANGE GOES PUBLIC

BULGARIA'S ONLY STOCK EXCHANGE GOES PUBLIC
Source: novinite.com - (15/12/2010)

Topics: Business      

Bulgaria's only stock exchange became a public company after the Financial Supervision Commission approved its prospectus and the bourse was listed on its own platform. The capital of the bourse is a total of BGN 6 582 860 at BGN 1 apiece. The actual trade with shares will start after the upcoming registration of the stock exchange's public state and new status in the Trade Registry. Bulgaria's Finance Ministry raised at the beginning of October its share to 50% plus one share from 44% in...


SOUTH KOREAN SDN BUILDS EUR 150 M SOLAR PARK IN BULGARIA

SOUTH KOREAN SDN BUILDS EUR 150 M SOLAR PARK IN BULGARIA
Source: novinite.com - (14/12/2010)

Topics: Business      

Bulgaria's economy minister will launch officially on Tuesday the construction works of a EUR 150 M, 45-megawatt solar park in central Bulgaria, near the city of Veliko Tarnovo. SDN Co., a South Korean producer of power generators, solar modules and marine propellers, is building the photovoltaic park, which will be the biggest in the country. EUR 20 M have already been invested in the solar power plant since August...


GENERALI BUYS MINORITY STAKES IN BULGARIA'S CORPORATE BANK

GENERALI BUYS MINORITY STAKES IN BULGARIA'S CORPORATE BANK
Source: novinite.com - (14/12/2010)

Topics: Business      

Two units of Italian insurer Assicurazioni Generali SpA have acquired minority stakes in Bulgarian lender Corporate Commercial Bank AD, the bank announced. Generali conducted the transactions through its units Fata Assicurazioni Danni SpA and Fata Vita SpA, the bank said. The price of the deal was not disclosed, but hours before it was concluded the Corporate Commercial Bank sold a 2.67% for nearly BGN 10 M on the Sofia Stock Exchange. The new shareholders are known to have close ties...


CEZ TO BUILD NETWORK OF ELECTRIC CARS CHARGING STATIONS IN SOFIA

CEZ TO BUILD NETWORK OF ELECTRIC CARS CHARGING STATIONS IN SOFIA
Source: novinite.com - (14/12/2010)

Topics: Business      

The introduction of electric cars in Bulgaria will be encouraged through creating a network of charging stations, a memorandum states. The memorandum between Sofia's mayor Yordanka Fandakova and the regional manager of the Czech-owned power utility CEZ for Bulgaria, Jan Vavera, was signed Tuesday. Fandakova has committed to facilitate the granting of permits and establishing of rights needed to build charging stations on municipal property. On its part, the power utility will...


GERMAN WAZ SELLS BULGARIAN NEWSPAPERS TO AUSTRIAN CO

GERMAN WAZ SELLS BULGARIAN NEWSPAPERS TO AUSTRIAN CO
Source: novinite.com - (14/12/2010)

Topics: Business      

The company "BG Privateinvest" is the new owner of the two of the leading Bulgarian dailies "Trud" (Labor), "24 Chasa" (24 Hours), and the weekly "168 Chasa" (168 Hours), "Trud" writes Tuesday afternoon. Vienna-based "BG Privateinvest GmbH" and Germany's third largest newspaper and magazine publisher WAZ media group have signed the agreement to transfer WAZ ownership of the above newspapers, its magazines, the printing facility "Sofia" and the distribution company "Strela" (Arrow) to the...


BULGARIA TO HAVE NEW RENEWABLE ENERGY ACT

BULGARIA TO HAVE NEW RENEWABLE ENERGY ACT
Source: novinite.com - (14/12/2010)

Topics: Business      

Bulgaria's new Renewable Energy source act will be ready in two weeks, the country's Energy Minister has stated. The act aims at meeting the mandatory targets set by EU's Directive on the Promotion of the use of energy from renewable sources - a16 % share of RES on the final consumption of energy in 2020 and at least 10% share of renewable energy in final consumption of energy in transport by the same deadline. Bulgaria's renewable energy legislation will be harmonized with EU laws in...


DEMOLITION OF ILLEGAL CONSTRUCTIONS CONTINUES IN SOFIA REGION

DEMOLITION OF ILLEGAL CONSTRUCTIONS CONTINUES IN SOFIA REGION
Source: novinite.com - (13/12/2010)

Topics: Business      

The Bulgarian Directorate for National Construction Supervision (DNSK) has announced it is starting to remove the illegal constructions near the Iskar Reservoir. The removing comes four years after the illegal construction near the Iskar Reservoir has been established. 26 orders for demolishing one-floor houses, cottages and fences have been issued and they have to be completed by January 13, 2011. “In the meantime, two owners have removed their own villas in the region of the...


BULGARIA'S FREIGHT FLIGHTS SEE BOOST IN NOVEMBER

BULGARIA'S FREIGHT FLIGHTS SEE BOOST IN NOVEMBER
Source: novinite.com - (13/12/2010)

Topics: Business      

A record 13% increase has been indicated in Bulgaria's flights in November 2010, most notably in freight transportation . As many as 300 flights with cargo planes have been executed to and from Bulgaria in November 2010, which means a 17% increase year on year. The boost is most significant in Bulgaria's Air Max carrier and DHL's European Air Transport. It has been recently reported that countries such as China and South Korea are ready to invest in Bulgaria's freight transportation...


POLYGLOT POLICE PATROLS KEEP EYE ON BULGARIAN WINTER RESORTS

POLYGLOT POLICE PATROLS KEEP EYE ON BULGARIAN WINTER RESORTS
Source: novinite.com - (13/12/2010)

Topics: Business      Tourism

Bulgaria's Interior Ministry is sending to the country's winter resorts police patrols whose members speaks up to three foreign languages, Minister Tsvetan Tsvetanov, informs. Tsvetanov spoke Monday during a meeting with EU, Norway and Switzerland Ambassadors to Sofia, saying this was just one of the measures undertaken by his institution to provide safety for the visitors. In some resorts, such as Pamporovo, police will be even watching the ski tracks. Policemen's fluency in foreign...


KOREAN COMPANIES PLAN TO INVEST EUR 500 M IN BULGARIA

KOREAN COMPANIES PLAN TO INVEST EUR 500 M IN BULGARIA
Source: novinite.com - (13/12/2010)

Topics: Business      

Representatives of major companies from South Korea have informed Bulgarian Prime Minister Boyko Borisov of their large-scale investment plans for the country at a meeting on Monday. The Korean Development Bank, Korea South-East Power Co., Korea Trade Insurance Corporation, and SDN Company Ltd have presented to Borisov the project for the construction of a photovoltaic park near the village of Zlataritsa close to Veliko Tarnovo. The facility will feature a power distribution and a 4.7-km...


ERNST & YOUNG: BULGARIAN GDP TO GROW 3.6% IN 2011, 6% IN 2012

ERNST & YOUNG: BULGARIAN GDP TO GROW 3.6% IN 2011, 6% IN 2012
Source: novinite.com - (13/12/2010)

Topics: Business      

Ernst & Young, one of the world's leading professional services companies, expects that the Bulgarian economy will grow by 3.6% in 2011, the same growth rate forecast by the Bulgarian government. In its Eurozone Economic Forecast Winter 2010, Ernst & Young says it expects the Bulgarian economy to shrink by 1% in 2010 overall, and to return to a growth of more than 6% after 2012 (6% in 2012, 6.9% in 2013) – even though the analysis also outlines certain major risks for this scenario. The...


BULGARIA'S NEK TO ENTER TELECOMMUNICATIONS SECTOR

BULGARIA'S NEK TO ENTER TELECOMMUNICATIONS SECTOR
Source: novinite.com - (12/12/2010)

Topics: Business      

Bulgaria’s National Electric Company (NEK) is preparing a tender for remittance of part of its telecommunications network, the company’s CEO Krasimir Parvanov has announced. “At present we use only 30% of our network and the rest could transmit digital television throughout the country, as well as 70% of the Internet,” the company has explained. NEK has built a fiber optic network in parallel with the rehabilitation of its own grid. The cables have been placed in the...


AMCHAM ROAD SHOW TO LURE US INVESTORS TO BULGARIA IN MAY 2011

AMCHAM ROAD SHOW TO LURE US INVESTORS TO BULGARIA IN MAY 2011
Source: novinite.com - (11/12/2010)

Topics: Business      

AmCham Bulgaria is staging a business road show in the USA in May 2011 together with the US Ambassador to Bulgaria James Warlick and the Bulgarian Ambassador to the USA Elena Poptodorova, its Director Valentin Georgiev told Novinite.com (Sofia News Agency). In an interview for the Bulgaria-US Survey of Novinite.com (Sofia News Agency), Georgiev, the Executive Director of the American Chamber of Commerce in Bulgaria, said the 2011 "AmCham-Ambassadors' Road Show" will be seeking to boost the...


BULGARIA DOUBLES ELECTRICITY EXPORT IN 2010

BULGARIA DOUBLES ELECTRICITY EXPORT IN 2010
Source: novinite.com - (11/12/2010)

Topics: Business      

Bulgaria has marked a record high of sales of electricity abroad in 2010, doubling the amount sold for the previous year. For 2010, Bulgaria will have exported 7500 GWh, while the amount for 2009 was 3700 GWh, announced the National Electric Company (NEK) Saturday. The levels of electricity export for 2011 are previewed to be similar to those for 2010, said NEK president Krasimir Parvanov. He added that Bulgaria has the ambition to become the undisputed leader in the exportation of...


BULGARIA DOUBLES ELECTRICITY EXPORT IN 2010

BULGARIA DOUBLES ELECTRICITY EXPORT IN 2010
Source: novinite.com - (11/12/2010)

Topics: Business      

Bulgaria has marked a record high of sales of electricity abroad in 2010, doubling the amount sold for the previous year. For 2010, Bulgaria will have exported 7500 GWh, while the amount for 2009 was 3700 GWh, announced the National Electric Company (NEK) Saturday. The levels of electricity export for 2011 are previewed to be similar to those for 2010, said NEK president Krasimir Parvanov. He added that Bulgaria has the ambition to become the undisputed leader in the exportation of...


ECONOMY MINISTER: BULGARIAN WINTER TOURIST SEASON WILL BE STRONG

ECONOMY MINISTER: BULGARIAN WINTER TOURIST SEASON WILL BE STRONG
Source: novinite.com - (11/12/2010)

Topics: Business      Tourism

Bulgaria's 2010/11 winter tourist season will be stronger than the last one, according to Minister of Economy Traicho Traikov. Traikov, who is also responsible for Bulgaria's tourism, stated for Darik Radio Saturday that he expects an at least 3% increase in revenue, with some operators even expecting a 10% increase. The Bulgarian minister commented that the country expects guests from all over Europe, including neighboring countries like Greece, Macedonia and especially...


MAJOR TV CHANNELS TO AIR REPORTAGES ON BULGARIA TOURISM

MAJOR TV CHANNELS TO AIR REPORTAGES ON BULGARIA TOURISM
Source: novinite.com - (10/12/2010)

Topics: Business      Tourism

The major TV channels National Geographic, Eurosport and Euronews is sending TV crews to Bulgaria to shoot reportages on tourism in the country, the Bulgarian Economy Ministry has announced. The visit of the international journalists is organized through a project for advertising the tourism industry in the country and is financed by the Operational Program “regional Development.” The National Geographic crew has already arrived to Bulgaria and is working on reportages on the culture...


BULGARIA HOPES TO RESTORE EMISSIONS TRADING RIGHTS BY END-2010

BULGARIA HOPES TO RESTORE EMISSIONS TRADING RIGHTS BY END-2010
Source: novinite.com - (09/12/2010)

Topics: Business      

Bulgaria may have its carbon emissions trading rights under the Kyoto Protocol restored by the United Nations in the next few weeks, a spokesman of the Environment Ministry has said. Bulgaria has met all the conditions to end a ban imposed by the UN on June 30 for failing to pass appropriate climate legislation in time and provide an emissions inventory for 2007 and 2008, Environment Ministry spokeswoman Katya Shavuleva told Bloomberg agency in a phone interview. The ban extended to...


BULGARIA'S SOPHARMA BREAKS GROUND OF BGN 70 M PLANT

BULGARIA'S SOPHARMA BREAKS GROUND OF BGN 70 M PLANT
Source: novinite.com - (09/12/2010)

Topics: Business      

Bulgarian pharmaceutical giant Sopharma has formally launched the construction of its new factory, an investment worth BGN 70 M, in Sofia on Thursday. The groundbreaking ceremony was carried out by Sopharma CEO Ognyan Donev and Prime Minister Boyko Borisov, with several ministers and foreign ambassadors also attending. The company has pointed out that the construction of new factories demonstrates the revived dynamics of the Bulgarian economy deriving from the companies investing in...



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