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December 17, 2014, by Independent Balkan News Agency

Bulgaria’s Cabinet plans to send a government delegation to Moscow on December 19 to discuss the prospect of reviving the South Stream gas pipeline project, Russian and Bulgarian media quoted […]

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New car sales in Bulgaria rise 6.8% year-on-year in January-November 2014

December 16, 2014, by The Sofia Globe staff

New car sales in Bulgaria from January to November 2014 added up to 18 427, an increase of 6.8 per cent over the figure for the first 11 months of [&h ...

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Four cancer treatment centres to open in Bulgaria with aid of Israeli investments

December 16, 2014, by The Sofia Globe staff

Four cancer treatment centres will open in Bulgaria with the help of Israeli investments, Israeli ambassador Shaul Kamiza-Ras said on December 16. The ...

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Total-led consortium to postpone drilling for gas on Bulgarian sea shelf – reports

December 16, 2014, by Independent Balkan News Agency

A consortium led by French oil firm Total has said that it would delay the start of drilling gas wells on Bulgaria’s Black Sea shelf, reports in Bul ...

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    FDI in Bulgaria in January-October was 804.9 million euro
    December 15, 2014, by Independent Balkan News Agency

    Foreign direct investment in Bulgaria in the first 10 months of 2014 was 804.9 million euro, the equivalent of two per cent of gross domestic product (GDP), Bulgarian National Bank (BNB) […]

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    Labour costs in Bulgaria lowest in EU – Eurostat
    December 15, 2014, by The Sofia Globe staff

    Labour costs in Bulgaria were the lowest among the 28 member states of the European Union, according to a survey by EU statistics agency Eurostat, giving figures for 2012. The […]

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    Bulgaria to offer free text notifications to company owners
    December 15, 2014, by The Sofia Globe staff

    Bulgaria’s Registry Agency will make its notification service for company and property owners free of charge starting January 1 2015, the agency said. The service currently offered by the agency […]

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    S&P cuts Bulgaria’s credit rating below investment grade
    December 13, 2014, by The Sofia Globe staff

    Credit ratings agency Standard&Poor’s has cut Bulgaria’s credit rating to ‘BB+’ with a stable outlook, the second downgrade in six months, which put Bulgaria’s sovereign rating below investment grade and [& ...

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    Bulgaria’s Victoria Bank reopens for business
    December 12, 2014, by The Sofia Globe staff

    Bulgarian lender Victoria Bank, the subsidiary of the Corporate Commercial Bank (CCB) that was put under central bank administration in June, resumed customer operations on December 12. Unlike its parent […]