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March 30, 2015, by The Sofia Globe staff

Bulgaria’s Commission on Protection of Competition (CPC) said on March 30 that it has asked several local companies, including telecom operator Vivacom, to provide information regarding the proposed ownership change. […]

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March 30, 2015, by Independent Balkan News Agency

Bulgaria’s Finance Minister Vladislav Goranov has objected to recent amendments to the Greek tax code in a letter to EU economic and financial affairs commissioner Pierre Moscovici, arguing that the […]

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March 27, 2015, by The Sofia Globe staff

Bulgaria’s Finance Minister Vladislav Goranov said on March 27 that he was “hopeful” that a new governor of the Bulgarian National Bank (BNB) could be appointed by the end of […]

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March 26, 2015, by The Sofia Globe staff

The Sofia metro underground railway extension to the airport is to open in early April 2015, according to Stoyan Bratoev, executive director of the company in charge of the metro. […]

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March 26, 2015, by The Sofia Globe staff

Summer daylight saving time starts in Bulgaria on March 29 2015 at 3am, when clocks must be adjusted forward an hour to 4am. Daylight saving time starts every year on […]

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March 26, 2015, by The Sofia Globe staff

Bulgaria’s Cabinet has asked US nuclear firm Westinghouse Electric to join the proposed expansion of the Kozloduy nuclear power plant as a strategic investor and shareholder with a 49 per […]

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Bulgaria competition watchdog to probe proposed Vivacom deal

March 30, 2015, by The Sofia Globe staff

Bulgaria’s Commission on Protection of Competition (CPC) said on March 30 that it has asked several local companies, including telecom operator ...

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Bulgaria objects to new Greek tax rules in letter to EU

March 30, 2015, by Independent Balkan News Agency

Bulgaria’s Finance Minister Vladislav Goranov has objected to recent amendments to the Greek tax code in a letter to EU economic and financial affai ...

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March 30, 2015, by The Sofia Globe staff

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Port of Piraeus and 14 airports to be sold

March 30, 2015, by Independent Balkan News Agency

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