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Property Prices In Bulgaria’s Plovdiv, Varna, Burgas Rise In Q3 - Market Data

Real estate prices in Bulgaria’s three biggest cities after Sofia have shown sustained recovery in the third quarter of the year, Bulgarian Properties said on Thursday...

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Final Figures Show Bulgaria's Government Debt At 5.8 % In 2014

According to final figures of the National Statistical Institute (NSI), the government deficit of Bulgaria exceeded BGN 4.8 B in 2014, which represented 5.8 % of the country's GDP...

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Lot 2 Of Bulgaria's Struma Motorway To Be Launched On Thursday

Lot 2 of Bulgaria's Struma motorway running between the towns of Dupnitsa and Blagoevgrad is expected to be launched on Thursday...

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Bulgaria’s Sofia Property Prices Rise 6% Y/Y In Jan-Sept – Report

Housing prices in Bulgaria’s capital Sofia have risen by 6% on the year in the first nine months of 2015 and the number of closed property deals has increased by 20% over the same period, according to data of Bulgarian Properties real estate agency. ...

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Bulgaria’s Road Building Agency Gets Nod To Sign Deals For 5.5 Km Of Kalotina Motorway

Bulgaria’s Road Infrastructure Agency (RIA) received the green light from the government on Tuesday to hire contractors for the construction of a section of a motorway that will link Sofia with Kalotina crossing on the border with Serbia...

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Bulgaria's Unemployment Rate Drops To 9.2 % In September

Bulgaria registered an unemployment rate of 9.2 % in September, which represented a drop of 0.1 % compared to the previous month and a decrease of 1.3 % compared to September 2014...

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Bulgaria Mulls Changing Requirements For New Foreign Business Registrations

The Bulgarian Foreign Ministry has put forward amendments to the law which sets out requirements for foreign nationals who wish to start a business in the country...

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Shell Gets Nod For Offshore Oil&Gas Exploration From Bulgaria Govt  

Bulgaria gave the green light to Shell Exploration and Production (LIX) B.V.on Tuesday to conduct deep-water oil and gas exploration off its Black Sea coast...

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ICCO Appoints Bulgaria's PR Expert Maxim Behar As President

At its global summit held in Milan last week, the International Communications Consultancy Group (ICCO) appointed Bulgaria's PR expert, Maxim Behar, as its new President...

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Bulgarian Appointed As Viber's CEE Business Development Manager

Messaging company Viber announced on Monday it has appointed Daniela Ivanova as business development manager for Central and Eastern Europe...

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Germany’s KfW Intends To Lend EUR 100M To Back Bulgaria’s Energy Efficiency Programme  

Germany’s KfW Development Bank has signed a letter of intent with state-owned Bulgarian Development Bank (BDB) to lend EUR 100 M to finance Bulgaria’s programme for boosting the energy efficiency of multi-family residential buildings...

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World Film Stars Appear In New Commercial Promoting Bulgaria

World-famous film stars appear in a new commercial promoting Bulgaria as a tourist destination, the Tourism Ministry in Sofia announced on Sunday...

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NOA Awards Bulgaria As World's Offshoring Destination Of 2015

Bulgaria has become the Offshoring Destination of the Year 2015 at the EOA Awards...

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Bulgarian FinMin Foresees More Spending On Defence, Education In 2016 Budget

Bulgarian Finance Minister Vladislav Goranov expressed hope on Friday that the government budget for 2016 will allocate more funds for spending on defence, education and infrastructure...

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Turkish Arkomat To Open Second Wire Harness Production Plant In Bulgaria

The Turkish company Arkomat, which specialises in the production of wire harnesses for Volkswagen, will open a second production plant in Bulgaria in a month...

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EUR 12.3 M Gas Transmission Pipeline Opens In NE Bulgaria

A new high-pressure gas pipeline was opened in Bulgaria on Friday, linking the Danube city of Silistra to the national gas transmission network...

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Deputy PM Identifies Most Prospective Sectors Of Bulgarian Economy

Deputy Prime Minister Tomislav Donchev identified the most perspective sectors of the Bulgarian economy during his visit to Sofia Tech Park on Thursday...

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China's ICBC Bank Offering Loan To Bulgarian Energy Holding

The Industrial and Commercial Bank of China (ICBC) is likely to become the single company to make a binding offer th the Bulgarian Energy Holding (BEH) as the energy structure is looking for a loan of EUR 650 M to pay off debts...

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IMF Projects Economic Growth For Bulgaria Of 1.7 % In 2015, 1.9 % In 2016

According to the latest World Economic Outlook of the International Monetary Fund (IMF), which was released on Tuesday, the Bulgarian economy is expected to register a growth of 1.7 % in 2015...

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Korean Companies Interested In Electric Vehicles Production, Cheese Processing In Bulgaria

Korean companies have expressed interest in investing in infrastructure projects in Bulgaria, as well as in the production of electric vehicles and in cheese processing, according to Bulgaria’s Economy Ministry...

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