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BULGARIAN GIANT SOPHARMA'S EXPORT GROWS BY 40% IN 2010 H1

BULGARIAN GIANT SOPHARMA'S EXPORT GROWS BY 40% IN 2010 H1
(03/07/2010)

Topics: Business      

The export of Bulgaria's largest pharmaceutical company Sopharma has seen a substantial growth of 38% in the first half of 2010. Only in June 2010, the company's exports grew by 66% compared to the same month of 2009, it has announced. Sopharma's total sales have grown by 42% in June, with a 2% increase of the sales on the Bulgarian market. The total sales for the first six months of 2010 grew by 23% year-on-year., with the sales on the Bulgarian market retaining their level from the...


BGN 40 M INVESTED IN BULGARIA'S 1ST APPLIANCES RECYCLE PLANT

BGN 40 M INVESTED IN BULGARIA'S 1ST APPLIANCES RECYCLE PLANT
(28/06/2010)

Topics: Investments      Waste Management

The first Bulgarian factory for the recycling of old electric appliances and equipment, the largest and most modern of its kind in Eastern Europe, was opened Monday in the town of Novi Iskar near Sofia. The Bulgarian company Nadin Jsc is the owner and operator of the new plant, and has invested BGN 40 M in its construction. It has created 150 news jobs. The factory is the largest of its type in Eastern Europe and uses German technology allowing the complete recycling of used electric...


BULGARIAN PLANT GETS EUR 2 M DEAL WITH CHINESE CAR PARTS MAKER

BULGARIAN PLANT GETS EUR 2 M DEAL WITH CHINESE CAR PARTS MAKER
(17/06/2010)

Topics: Business      Automotive

Chinese car parts manufacturer KSM Dongfang is going to purchase machines and equipment for EUR 1.8 M from the Ilinden factory located in Bulgariaĺs Pleven. The deal between the KSM Castings Dongfang located in Changchun in Northeastern China and the Bulgarian company from Pleven was signed in the presence of Bulgarian Economy Minister Traicho Traikov, who is on an official trip to China. The KSM Castings Dongfang is part of the German-owned KSM Castings Group, and produces parts for...


KNAUF LAUNCHES PLASTERBOARD PLANT IN BULGARIA

KNAUF LAUNCHES PLASTERBOARD PLANT IN BULGARIA
(17/06/2010)

Topics: Business      Construction

Knauf, the German supplier of construction materials, announced it has put into operation what is claimed to be the most up-to-date plasterboard plant in Bulgaria, located near the power complex Maritza Iztok. The company launched the construction of the plant in 2007 after qualifying for certification as First Class Investor by InvestBulgaria Agency, the local investment promotion authority. The plant will use each year 300,000 tons of the by-product from the flue gas desulphurisation...


BULGARIA SUCCEEDS IN SIGNING UP CHINA FOR JOINT INDUSTRIAL ZONE

BULGARIA SUCCEEDS IN SIGNING UP CHINA FOR JOINT INDUSTRIAL ZONE
(15/06/2010)

Topics: Business      Construction

Bulgaria has managed to generate interest with Chinese companies and authorities for the setting up of a joint large-scale industrial zone at Bozhurishte near its capital Sofia. The project, which was formally announced and approved by the Bulgarian government only last week, has been included in a special memorandum signed by Bulgarian and Chinese officials, the Economy Ministry has revealed. The Memorandum for Encouraging Bilateral Economic and Commercial Cooperation between the...


BULGARIA FORECASTS 10% GROWTH IN FOREIGN TOURISTS' NUMBER

BULGARIA FORECASTS 10% GROWTH IN FOREIGN TOURISTS' NUMBER
(03/06/2010)

Topics: Economy      Tourism

The increase of the number of foreign holidaymakers during the summer season is expected to be about 10%, the Minister of Economy, Energy and Tourism, Traicho Traikov, told journalists Saturday. Traikov says this number is on the rise each year, adding the highest growth so far is expected in 2011. Russian tourists would contribute the most to the increase with 30% more compared to previous seasons. The positive trend is to include both mass and alternative forms of tourism ľ culture,...


BULGARIA'S 1ST ELECTRIC LIGHT TRUCK UNVEILED IN SOFIA

BULGARIA'S 1ST ELECTRIC LIGHT TRUCK UNVEILED IN SOFIA
(27/05/2010)

Topics: Business      Electronics

Bulgarian producer of electric and LPG forklifts Di-Ven Ltd has presented the first Bulgarian electric light truck. Di-Ven Ltd, which is stationed in the Danube town of Lom, and is one of the founding members of the Bulgarian Electric Vehicles Industrial Cluster (EVIC), has unveiled its electric truck project at the machine building fair ôMach Tech Expo 2010ö taking place May 26-28, 2010, at the Inter Expo Center in Sofia. Electric transport car model ETK 021 from the PONY series is a...


EUROMAX STARTS DIAMOND DRILLING PROGRAM IN BULGARIA

EUROMAX STARTS DIAMOND DRILLING PROGRAM IN BULGARIA
(27/05/2010)

Topics: Economy      

Canada-based mining company has started a diamond drilling program at its Breznik Gold Project in Bulgaria. The program which will total seven holes and approximately 1,000 metres is designed to test the continuation of the currently identified mineral resource. If successful, the drilling will double the strike length of mineralization at the EurOmax project in Breznik to the west of Sofia, the company announced adding that once the drilling is completed it intends to apply for a...


CARLSBERG BECOMES NUMBER 2 ON BULGARIA'S BEER MARKET

CARLSBERG BECOMES NUMBER 2 ON BULGARIA'S BEER MARKET
(17/05/2010)

Topics: Economy      Food and Beverage

The company Carlsberg Bulgaria currently ranks second on the Bulgarian beer market, after Zagorka AD, and ahead of Kamenitza AD. The results were reported Monday by the company's CEO, Aleksander Grancharov. Carlsberg Bulgaria with two breweries, in the cities of Shumen and Blagevgrad, now has 30% of beer market in the country. The 3 companies together have a 91% share of the market. In the first quarter of 2010, the leading brand of Carlsberg Bulgaria ľ Shumensko had reached a 19%...


BULGARIAN PM WOOS EUROCRATS FOR INFRASTRUCTURE PROJECTS

BULGARIAN PM WOOS EUROCRATS FOR INFRASTRUCTURE PROJECTS
(15/05/2010)

Topics: Infrastructure      

The second bridge over the Danube between Romania and Bulgaria, now constructed near Vidin, will make Bulgaria more attractive for Austrian and German investments, said DG Regional Development director Dirk Ahner. Sunday Ahner inspected the ongoing construction of Danube Bridge 2 together with Bulgarian PM Boyko Borisov, who had the chance to show to the European Commission representative other road projects in the region of northwestern Bulgaria. "Our ambition is to connect Vidin to the...


BULGARIA ECONOMY GROWS 2.5% IN Q1 Y/Y

BULGARIA ECONOMY GROWS 2.5% IN Q1 Y/Y
(12/05/2010)

Topics: Business      

Driven by strong exports, the Bulgarian economy expanded by 2.5% in the first quarter on an annual basis, well above analysts' forecasts, flash data of the statistics office showed on Friday. The country's gross domestic product grew by 0.4% quarter-on-quarter, following a 0.5% expansion in the previous quarter, downwardly revised from 2.1%. The data, which marks the first considerable increase in economic growth since the country plunged into a recession, overshoots analysts' forecasts,...


FRENCH COMPANY SAINT-GOBAIN WEBER BUILDS 2ND FACTORY IN BULGARIA

FRENCH COMPANY SAINT-GOBAIN WEBER BUILDS 2ND FACTORY IN BULGARIA
(22/04/2010)

Topics: Investments      Construction

French company Saint-Gobain Weber started Wednesday the construction of its second factory in Bulgaria. The ground-breaking ceremony for the factory located near Izvorsko village, Aksakovo Municipality, close to Varna, was attended by Bulgariaĺs Regional Development Minister Rosen Plevneliev. The second factory to be built by Saint-Gobain Weber in Bulgaria will also be producing dry construction mixes. Saint-Gobain Weber entered the Bulgarian market in 2001. In 2004, it opened its...


BULGARIA TO AVOID VAT HIKE

BULGARIA TO AVOID VAT HIKE
(26/03/2010)

Topics: Macroeconomic Data      

Determined to consolidate the countryĺs budget deficit, Bulgariaĺs Finance Minister Simeon Djankov has announced plans to implement a 20% cut in public spending, rather than raising the 20% value-added tax (VAT) rate. Bowing to fierce opposition from trade unions and business leaders, Bulgariaĺs government has finally confirmed its intention to cut public spending rather than to press ahead with controversial proposals to raise taxes. Djankov had also recently threatened his resignation if...


IN BULGARIA, HOUSEHOLD DEPOSIT RATES FALL FASTER THAN CONSUMER LOANS

IN BULGARIA, HOUSEHOLD DEPOSIT RATES FALL FASTER THAN CONSUMER LOANS
(12/03/2010)

Topics: Economy      

The annual decrease in Bulgariaĺs local-currency household deposits was nearly thrice that on consumer loans in July, according to the latest Bulgarian National Bank (BNB) data. Interest rates have been decreasing for about a year now but on loans they have been decreasing at a lower ate, with only minor changes recorded on monthly bases. Furthermore, July brought a reduction month-on-month on the interest rates on new lev-denominated and euro-denominated business loans. At the same time,...


BULGARIA RANKED 48TH GLOBALLY IN TOURISM COMPETITIVENESS

BULGARIA RANKED 48TH GLOBALLY IN TOURISM COMPETITIVENESS
(07/03/2010)

Topics: Business      Tourism

Bulgaria is 48th in terms of travel and tourism competitiveness out of 139 countries, according to a report of the World Economic Forum. The WEF ranking evaluates the countries according to 14 different criteria ľ from infrastructure and safety to regulatory framework and human, cultural, and natural resources. Switzerland, Germany, France, Austria, and Sweden take up the top five spots. Tunisia and Israel are right in front of Bulgaria, while Turkey and Poland are right after...


INTERNATIONAL PERSONAL FINANCE EYES BULGARIA

INTERNATIONAL PERSONAL FINANCE EYES BULGARIA
(02/03/2010)

Topics: Financial      

International Personal Finance Plc, a U.K. lender that makes unsecured loans to low-income households in central and eastern Europe and Mexico, may start operating in Bulgaria this year. "Ukraine and Bulgaria are our top priorities," Chief Executive Officer John Harnett said in a telephone interview for Bloomberg agency. "Our focus is on emerging markets and we are trying to find markets that are moving into the growth phase." International Personal Finance typically makes loans of 200...


MUSALA SOFT GRABS GOLDEN MARTENITSA FOR BEST BULGARIAN PRODUCER

MUSALA SOFT GRABS GOLDEN MARTENITSA FOR BEST BULGARIAN PRODUCER
(02/03/2010)

Topics: Business      Software and Information Technology

The Musala Soft company won the annual "Golden Martenitsa" prize in the "Bulgarian producer" category for its contribution for the development of the country's IT sector. The high quality of Musala Soft's software services and its high-value-added export were the reasons why the organizers choose it for the prestigious prize. It was presented by Bulgaria's Minister of Economy, Energy and Tourism Traicho Traikov and Director of the National Palace of Culture Hristo Drumev to the company's...


JAPAN AMBASSADOR THUMBS UP FOR BULGARIA SUN POTENTIAL

JAPAN AMBASSADOR THUMBS UP FOR BULGARIA SUN POTENTIAL
(02/03/2010)

Topics: Investments      Renewable Energy

Japan's Ambassador to Bulgaria will pay a visit to the town of Yambol on Wednesday to discuss the planned investment of a Japanese company in the construction of a solar power plant there. The meeting is at the initiative of His Excellency Makoto Ito, the municipality announced. The Japanese company Toshiba voiced last year plans to invest in construction of solar power plants in the USA and countries in Europe, including Bulgaria. Toshiba will begin implementing its investment plan...


GREECE'S TOBACCO PLANT OPEN DOORS IN BULGARIA'S SANDANSKI

GREECE'S TOBACCO PLANT OPEN DOORS IN BULGARIA'S SANDANSKI
(29/01/2010)

Topics: Economy      Agriculture

Bulgariaĺs Economy Minister Ttaicho Traikov and Greeceĺs Deputy Prime Minister Theodoros Pangalos opened Saturday a new tobacco processing plant in the Bulgarian town of Sandanski. About EUR 9,5 M have been invested in the new plant of the Greek Leaf Tobacco company and it will provide jobs for 600 people. The new facility will be connected to the central production hall of the company in Policastro, Greece. The plant in Sandanski, which has a production capacity of 4 to 6 tons per...


TENANTS WANTED

TENANTS WANTED
(20/07/2009)

Topics: Real Estate      Real Estate

The Bulgarian office sector faces two major challenges at the same time - the increased supply and the decreased in the demand. Anyway for some investors there is a light in the tunnel - the weak H1 in office rents is expected to be followed by the market stabilization. According to a survey of the international consultancy Colliers International the volume of rented offices in Sofia of 40,000 sq. m in H1 was in fact 20% lower than the same period of 2008 and 30% below the levels of 2007. One...



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