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Bulgaria Records Budget Surplus Of BGN 63.9 M As Of End October

According to monthly data of first-level spending units, the Bulgarian finance ministry reported a budget surplus of BGN 63.9 M as of end October 2015, which represented 0.1 % of the projected GDP ...

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Tourism Minister Expects 1.5 Million Russians To Visit Bulgaria In 2016

Bulgaria has the capacity to welcome one and a half million Russian tourists next summer...

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Trips Of Bulgarians Abroad, Visits Of Foreign Residents Rise In October

The number of trips of Bulgarian residents abroad has increased by 11.5% on the year in October, reaching 335,500, the national statistical office NSI announced on Friday...

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Bulgaria, China To Deepen Cooperation In Infrastructure, Nuclear Power

Bulgaria and China pledged on Thursday to deepen cooperation in the areas of infrastructure, nuclear power, agriculture and tourism...

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Chinese Companies Show Interest Towards Bulgarian Infrastructure Projects

Chinese companies have demonstrated interest towards major infrastructure projects in Bulgaria...

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Bulgarian Tourism Industry Feels Modestly Optimistic About Winter Season

Representatives of the tourist sector are moderate optimists that the forthcoming winter season in Bulgaria will be a successful one...

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Bulgarian Development Bank To Step Up Ties With China’s ICBC

State-owned Bulgarian Development Bank (BDB) and the Industrial and Commercial Bank of China (ICBC) have signed a memorandum of understanding that aims to encourage future cooperation in cross-border funding, bilateral loans, investments and trade, the BDB said on Wednesday...

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French, US Companies 'Interested' In Supplying Gas To Bulgaria

French company Engie and US-based Cheniere have confirmed they are interested in importing natural gas to Bulgaria starting in 2016, a specialized energy website has announced...

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Chinese Entrepreneurs To Build Forage Factory In Northeastern Bulgaria

Chinese entrepreneurs will build a large forage factory in northeastern Bulgaria...

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Bulgaria PM Proposes Meeting Of China, CEE States' Mayors In Sofia

Bulgarian Prime Minister Boyko Borisov has said it would be \"an honour\" for his country to host a meeting of mayors from China and Central and Eastern European (CEE) states...

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Bulgaria Presents Industrial Zones Around Sofia, Plovdiv To Chinese Investors

Bulgarian Economy Minister Bozhidar Lukarski presented the industrial zones around Sofia and Plovdiv to Chinese investors...

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Bulgaria, China To Hold Investment Forum Before CEE Summit

An investment forum bringing together Chinese and Bulgarian businesses is due on Monday, ahead of the Fourth China-CEE summit in Shanzhou on November 25-27...

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Go2Balkans Conference To Look For Joint Tourism Promotion In SE Europe

A Southeastern European conference called Go2Balkans is due to begin in Sofia on Wednesday bringing together tour operators, hoteliers and municipalities from Bulgaria and the wider region...

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Bulgaria PM Backs Sofia-Shanghai Sister Cities Agreement

Bulgarian Prime Minister Boyko Borisov is supportive of plans to turn the country's capital Sofia and the Chinese city of Shanghai into sister cities, the government's press office has said...

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Chinese Co To Build Sunflower Oil Plant In Bulgaria's Burgas

A Chinese company is to set up a sunflower oil production facility in the industrial zone of Burgas, Bulgaria's Economy Ministry has announced...

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Lukarski Invites Chinese Investors To Do Business In Bulgaria     

Economic cooperation with China is on Bulgaria’s priority list, taking into account the huge potential and brisk development of the world’s second largest economy, Bulgaria’s Economy Minister Bozhidar Lukarski has said...

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Bulgaria PM Heading For China With 7 Mins For China-CEE Summit

Bulgarian Prime Minister Boyko Borisov has departed for a visit to China with seven ministers for a meeting with the country's leadership and officials from Central and Eastern European states...

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Agreement On Bulgaria-Greece Gas Interconnector To Be Signed On December 10

The investment agreement on the construction of the planned natural gas interconnector between Bulgaria and Greece (IGB) is expected to be signed on December 10...

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Bulgarian Businessman Reportedly Acquires Vivacom For EUR 330 M

The Bulgarian businessman Spas Rusev has reportedly acquired the leading Bulgarian telecommunications company Vivacom after a bidding, which lasted for nearly sixteen hours...

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Two Bidding In Sale Of Bulgaria's Vivacom

There are two bidders to acquire Bulgaria's Vivacom, in an auction that started Thursday morning and has been going on for more than 12 hours...

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