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Extremists ransack LGBTI community center in Bulgarian capital

A group believed to belong to the extremist Bulgarian National Union and led by its presidential candidate Boyan Rasate ransacked the Rainbow Hub LGBTI community center in Bulgaria’s capital Sofia on the evening of October 30. Rainbow Hub activist Gloria Filipova told media that during the assault, in which extensive property damage was caused to […]

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Representatives of Bulgarian companies today protested against the green certificate – Novinite.com

national demonstration against new measures against COVID-19. Representatives of sectoral organizations oppose the green certificate, which they say was introduced in haste and without clear conditions. Sofia Sofia protesters first gathered in Orlov Most and blocked traffic at the intersection. The disgruntled workers continued their demonstration with a procession to reach the building of the […]

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The raising of the limit of Infinity Capital in Bulgaria is entered in the commercial register

SOFIA (Bulgaria), October 28 (SeeNews) – Bulgarian real estate investment company Infinity Capital has announced that its capital increase via a new share issue has been entered in the register of public companies on October 27. The share capital of Infinity Capital now stands at 1.45 million levs (862,800/741,400 euros) divided into 1,454,883 ordinary shares […]

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Bulgarian Doverie United Holding increases capital of Doverie-Invest unit

SOFIA (Bulgaria), October 28 (SeeNews) – Diversified Bulgarian group Doverie United Holding [BUL:DUH] announced that it would increase the capital of its wholly-owned subsidiary Doverie-Invest by 2 million levs (1.2 million dollars / 1.0 million euros). Doverie United Holding will subscribe and pay 2,000,000 new ordinary shares at a price of 1 lev each in […]

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Bulgarian OfficeRnD raises $ 10 million in funding round led by US Runa Capital

SOFIA (Bulgaria), Oct.27 (SeeNews) – Bulgaria-registered software solutions provider OfficeRnD said it had raised $ 10 million (€ 8.6 million) in a funding round led by US venture capital firm Runa Capital and joined by Flashpoint Venture Capital and Sofia-based LAUNCHub Ventures. The company will use the funds to significantly advance its products, forge new […]

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Why Bulgaria and Romania failed in COVID mission – EURACTIV.com

The Capitals brings you the latest news from across Europe, through on-the-ground reporting by EURACTIV’s media network. You can subscribe to the newsletter here. The European news that you deserve to read. welcome to The capitals by EURACTIV. In today’s news from the Capitals: SOFIA | BUCHAREST The two Balkan countries have the lowest vaccination […]

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How and where a ‘free’ antigen test can be done in Bulgaria – Novinite.com

You probably remember the long lines outside the only labs that offered paid PCR testing. Similar, but longer, are the queues in front of vans in shopping malls or central locations where antigen testing for green certificates is performed. In this case, it is valid for 48 hours. The government announced last week that it […]

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C-bank lowers Bulgaria’s GDP growth forecast for 2021 to 3.9%

SOFIA (Bulgaria), Oct.22 (SeeNews) – Bulgaria’s real gross domestic product (GDP) is expected to grow 3.9% in 2021, the central bank said, lowering its previous projection of 4.1% for economic growth This year. Economic growth should then accelerate to 4.7% in 2022 before slowing to 3.8% in 2023, the National Bank of Bulgaria (BNB) said […]

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Bulgaria: Electronic system failures temporarily blocked the work of vaccination centers – Novinite.com

The failures of the National Health Information System (SNIS) blocked the work of vaccination centers. Despite the large influx of applicants, it was not possible to enter data before noon, medical institutions confirmed to OFFNews, with vaccination open tips. The first signal of a system failure was given by UMHAT “St. Anna”: “Although 2 teams […]

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Bulgaria is slowly but surely adopting hydrogen in public transport

Bulgaria is slowly but surely adopting hydrogen in public transport Experts presented a portfolio of projects on rapid hydrogen deployment, with Ruse and Sofia as the first to get a taste of the new technology Today at the hybrid conference ‘Hydrogen Industry – Good Practices from Germany. New opportunities for Bulgaria “, teacher. Daria Vladikova […]

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Covid-19 in Bulgaria: two hospitals in Sofia suspend routine operations, some universities switch to distance education

In response to the worsening Covid-19 situation in Bulgaria, two major hospitals in the capital Sofia – Alexandrovska and Pirogov – have temporarily suspended admissions and planned operations. Alexandrovska said that from October 21, she was suspending planned admissions and operations until the epidemic situation changed. On the orders of the Sofia regional health inspectorate, […]

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Covid-19: Schools in the Bulgarian capital, several municipalities switch to distance education

Schools in the Bulgarian capital Sofia and municipalities in five other districts will switch to distance education from October 21, following a decree issued by the Interim Minister of Education Nikolai Denkov. This follows the order issued by the Interim Minister of Health Stoicho Katsarov, which says that schools in municipalities where the Covid-19 morbidity […]

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Bulgaria introduces Green COVID-19 pass – EURACTIV.com

The Bulgarian government has significantly tightened restrictive measures in an attempt to stem the fourth wave of coronavirus infection. From Thursday, the Green pass becomes compulsory for most indoor activities. The Covid certificate will be mandatory for universities, restaurants, businesses with an area of ​​more than 300 square meters, hotels, cinemas, theaters, gymnasiums, gymnasiums and […]

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Passenger traffic at the Bulgarian airports of Varna and Burgas increased by 85% year-on-year from January to September

SOFIA (Bulgaria), October 19 (SeeNews) – Passenger traffic at Bulgarian airports in Varna and Burgas grew 84.8% per year to over 1.7 million in the nine months to September, reported the German group Fraport, which operates the two coastal airports. Passenger traffic at Varna airport increased by 57% over the year to reach 824,551 during […]

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BAIC President: Bankruptcies in Bulgaria are inevitable, the economy will stop – Novinite.com

“Further measures are needed to limit the damage to Bulgarians economy high electricity prices. The price on the open market is already a record – 482 BGN per megawatt hour “,said in “This Morning” Vasil Velev, chairman of the board of directors of the Association of Industrial Capital (BAIC). “What is discussed as compensation is […]

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EC supports completion of Belene nuclear power plant project in Bulgaria

SOFIA (Bulgaria), October 18 (SeeNews) – The European Commission will support Bulgaria if the country decides to complete the project to build a new nuclear power plant (NPP) in Belene, said Commission Vice-President Frans Timmermans, as Sofia prepares to negotiate with the European executive a deadline for the closure of polluting coal plants. “We will […]

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A general introduction to the regulation of foreign investments in Bulgaria

An excerpt from The Foreign Investment Regulation Review, 9th edition Overview After the collapse of the Soviet bloc, Bulgaria underwent significant socio-economic restructuring and opened its market to global capital, while integrating into European and global production networks. An essential element of the reform was to create a healthy business environment in which businesses can […]

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Bulgarian REIT FairPlay Properties opens proceedings to raise the ceiling

SOFIA (Bulgaria), October 14 (SeeNews) – Bulgarian Real Estate Investment Fund (REIT) FairPlay Properties [BUL:FPP] has launched a capital increase procedure by exercising warrants. FairPlay Properties REIT intends to offer warrant holders up to 219,517,800 voting common shares of 1 lev par value each, the REIT said in a stock exchange filing on Wednesday. The […]

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Bulgaria and North Macedonia chart path to break deadlock blocking EU progress

The leaders of North Macedonia and EU member Bulgaria appear to have considered a possible exit from a year-long dispute over a shared culture that has blocked Macedonian hopes of progressing towards membership talks with the block. But without a decisive breakthrough to dispel Sofia’s objections to opening such negotiations, EU officials acknowledged that the […]

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Pandora Papers: Serbian minister owns 24 apartments on Bulgarian Black Sea coast – Novinite.com

Serbian Finance Minister Sinisa Mali owned 24 apartments on the Bulgarian Black sea coast, according to documents uncovered in the new Pandora Paper case of the International Consortium of Investigative Journalists. Mali has been a minister since May 2018, and prior to that it had a four-year term as mayor of Belgrade (2014-2018). He is […]