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Bulgaria-based Nexo to invest $150m in new venture capital fund

SOFIA (Bulgaria), March 30 (SeeNews) – Nexo, the Sofia-based digital asset platform, has announced the launch of an in-house investment and acquisition fund, Nexo Ventures, through which it will deploy 150 million dollars (134.8 million euros) in the long term. term investments in commercial and institutional projects in the start-up phase related to the main […]

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Bulgaria expels 10 Russian diplomats, Baltics follow suit with 10 more expulsions

Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelenskiy has said Ukraine is ready to declare its neutrality and consider a compromise over disputed areas in the east of the country to secure peace ahead of peace talks in Turkey on March 29. Ukraine’s priorities during the talks will be “sovereignty and territorial integrity”, Zelenskiy said. tell the nation in […]

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North Macedonia and Bulgaria restore commercial air link

North Macedonia and Bulgaria have restored a commercial air link after 13 years of interruption, as part of a symbolic confidence-building measure By KONSTANTIN TESTORIDES Associated Press March 26, 2022, 9:45 p.m. • 2 minute read Share on FacebookShare on TwitterEmail this article SKOPJE, North Macedonia — North Macedonia and Bulgaria restored a commercial air […]

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Wizz Air with three new routes from Bulgaria – Novinite.com

Wizz Air, the fastest growing airline in Europe and the number one airline in Bulgaria, has launched three new routes from Burgas, Bulgaria. The Polish pearls of Krakow and Rzeszow and the beautiful Hungarian city of Debrecen are the three new destinations that WIZZ has added to its network since yesterday March 25. Flights will […]

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Korea shares tax digitization strategy with UK and Bulgaria

March. 25. 2022 Settings Finance 2022-03-25 14:03 Korea shares tax digitization strategy with UK and Bulgaria National Tax Service (NTS) Commissioner Kim Dae-ji, left, shakes hands with Jim Harra, first permanent secretary and chief executive of Britain’s HM Revenue & Customs, after […]

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Bulgaria signs MoU with IP3 Corp, Gemcorp Capital Management on energy projects

SOFIA (Bulgaria), March 23 (SeeNews) – Bulgaria’s energy minister on Wednesday signed memorandums of understanding with London-based emerging markets asset manager Gemcorp Capital Management and US nuclear technology developer IP3 Corporation on energy projects which should unlock investments of around 1 billion dollars (911 million euros), according to the Ministry of Energy. According to the […]

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French Atos opens cybersecurity center in Bulgaria

SOFIA (Bulgaria), March 22 (SeeNews) – French IT group Atos announced on Tuesday that it has opened a security operations center (SOC) in the Bulgarian capital Sofia as part of the continued expansion of its cybersecurity activities. With the opening of the new center, Atos’ sixteenth SOC globally, the company plans to hire more than […]

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Former SVC president finds new mission in Bulgaria | Local News

BLAGOEVGRAD, BULGARIA — From his office in the former communist headquarters of this Eastern bloc country, Dave Evans has a unique perspective on Russia’s invasion of Ukraine. Since the start of the invasion, nearly 94,000 Ukrainians have arrived in neighboring Bulgaria, of whom about 50,000 still remain. So far, about 3.1 million people have fled […]

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10 Russian diplomats expelled from Bulgaria

The Bulgarian government has expelled 10 Russian diplomats from the country, according to Russian and Bulgarian source of information. “On the proposal of the relevant authorities, in agreement with Prime Minister Kiril Petkov, Bulgaria today declared ten Russian diplomats personae non grata,” the Bulgarian Foreign Ministry said in a statement. The diplomats, who were in […]

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Bulgaria’s 2022 budget revision should provide buffers against refugee wave and inflation

SOFIA (Bulgaria), March 16 (SeeNews) – The planned revision of the Bulgarian state budget for 2022 should provide significant reserves to cope with an expected wave of refugees from Ukraine and the acceleration of the inflation, said Finance Minister Assen Vassilev. “Europe and the world are very different in terms of trade, supply chains, large […]

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Bulgarian bank UniCredit Bulbank plans to distribute all 2021 profits as a dividend

SOFIA (Bulgaria), March 14 (SeeNews) – Bulgarian bank UniCredit Bulbank, part of the Italian UniCredit group, plans to distribute as a dividend all of its profit of 313.8 million leva (175.7 million dollars/160.4 million euros) reported for the last year, local media reported Monday. A decision on the payment of the proposed dividend will be […]

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The Russian Navy establishes a blockade of the Ukrainian Black Sea coast

Russian naval forces have established a “remote blockade” of Ukraine’s Black Sea coast, the British Ministry of Defense said on Sunday, warning that Russian warships were continuing their attacks from the sea and may be plotting attacks. landings from it. The blockade has left Ukraine “effectively isolated” from international maritime trade as the Russian Navy […]

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Battles and queues for sunflower oil in Bulgaria – A man is dead – Novinite.com

A 77-year-old man died while queuing for sunflower oil in Burgas. This happened in one of the large hypermarkets in the Slaveykov district, Nova TV reported. The promo the price he was looking for was BGN 2.99 for a bottle of sunflower oil. He was with his friend. The queue was about 500-600 meters long. […]

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Bulgarian capital Sofia upgraded from dark red to red Covid-19 Zone

The Bulgarian capital, Sofia, has been reclassified as a Covid-19 red zone, after falling below the dark red zone threshold of 500 or more per 100,000 inhabitants on a 14-day basis, according to the portal’s March 11 report. unified information. Sofia was classified in the dark red zone on January 1, 2022. Currently, the Covid-19 […]

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Bulgaria, if war is near / Bulgaria / Regions / Home page

Sofia, monument to the Red Army – © Anton P Daskalov / Shutterstock Putin’s war in Ukraine has strong repercussions for Bulgaria: the government has strongly condemned the aggression, but the country, traditionally linked to Russia, is divided both politically and symbolically. Meanwhile, 30,000 refugees are already on their way “At the moment we have […]

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About 300 leeches from Bulgaria seized in Philadelphia by Customs – CBS Philly

PHILADELPHIA (CBS) – Federal authorities in Philadelphia have seized about 300 leeches from Bulgaria in air cargo shipments. U.S. Customs and Border Protection said Wednesday that officers recently intercepted nine postmarked jars for addresses in Connecticut, Florida and Illinois between Feb. 19 and 25. Authorities said the jars contained around 300 bloodsuckers. The labels on […]

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Bulgaria to spend 560 million euros to increase grain reserves

SOFIA (Bulgaria), March 9 (SeeNews) – Bulgaria will spend 1.1 billion levs ($617 million/€562 million) to buy grain to boost state reserves, it was announced on Wednesday the government. The funds will be made available through a capital increase of the public agricultural company Sortovi Semena-Elit and are intended to guarantee the country’s food security […]

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Bulgaria records economic growth of 4.2% in 2021

Bulgaria’s economy grew by 4.2% last year, based on preliminary data, the country’s National Statistics Institute (INS) said on March 8. In real terms, the gross domestic product (GDP) in 2021 was 132.7 billion leva at current prices, or 67.9 billion euros. In the fourth quarter, the Bulgarian economy grew by 1% compared to the […]

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Greece and Bulgaria harassed by Russian embassies – EURACTIV.com

The Capitals brings you the latest news from across Europe, thanks to on-the-ground reporting by EURACTIV’s media network. You can subscribe to the newsletter here. Before you start reading today’s edition of Capitals, be sure to take a look at the LEAK: Russia’s War on Ukraine Rewrites Future EU Military Strategy. European news you deserve […]

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Bulgaria will offer 40 BGN per day to Ukrainians arriving in the country – Novinite.com

Bulgarian government to discuss aid package Ukrainian citizens seeking protection in Bulgaria following the hostilities in Ukraine. On the proposal of Minister of Tourism Hristo Prodanov, Ukrainians will be entitled to aid in the total amount of BGN 40 (EUR 20) per person per night and a meal up to three months from the filing […]

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Greece plans to increase Bulgaria’s nuclear power to reduce dependence on Russia

RIYADH: In a region where military threats abound, GCC countries are moving towards boosting their military research and development, also known as R&D, capabilities as part of their strategy to increase domestic manufacturing capacity of weapons and advanced military systems. Saudi Arabia and the United Arab Emirates are leading the charge, with a massive allocation […]

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Bulgaria expels two Russian diplomats it accuses of spying

KYIV – Russia and Ukraine will discuss a ceasefire in a second round of talks on March 3, Moscow’s chief negotiator says as Russian military forces resume their assault on Ukrainian cities . Live briefing: Russia invades Ukraine Consult the RFE/RL live briefing on Russia’s invasion of Ukraine and how Kiev is fighting back and […]

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Payhawk becomes the very first Bulgarian unicorn

Payhawk, the London-based and Bulgaria-founded fintech that provides businesses with a unified platform for managing cards, payments, bills and expense management, has raised an additional $100m to expand its lifecycle. series B to $215 million, becoming the first Bulgarian company to achieve unicorn status. The previous round in November 2021 valued the company at $570 […]