Bulgaria's Economy Ministry

Chinese Co to Build Sunflower Oil Plant in Bulgaria's Burgas

A Chinese company is to set up a sunflower oil production facility in the industrial zone of Burgas, Bulgaria's Economy Ministry has announced.

The ministry is citing an investment letter of intent between the company and state-owned National Company Industrial Zones, which runs the respective site on the outskirts of the Black Sea port of Burgas.

Bavarian Investors Increasingly Interested in Bulgaria - Minister Ilse Aigner

Bulgaria is attracting increased investor interest from Bavarian companies due to the political stability and the clear reform efforts by the government regarding the spheres of judiciary and public administration, according to Ilse Aigner, Bavarian State Minister for Economic Affairs, Media, Energy and Technology.

Bulgaria Will Continue Helping Moldova Build Closer Ties with EU

Bulgaria remains committed to the European integration of Moldova, Foreign Minister Daniel Mitov said at a meeting with outgoing Moldovan Ambassador in Sofia Alexandru Prigorski on Thursday.

Bulgariawill continue to support Moldova with expertise and good practices on Chisinau's path to building closer ties with the EU, Mitov said.

Bulgarian Minister Urges Cross-Border Cooperation to Boost Development of Danube Region

Bulgaria's Economy Minister Bozhidar Lukarski has suggested that the development of the Danube Region should be enhanced through cross-border cooperation.

Speaking at a meeting of the Danubian countries in Sofia on Monday, he claimed that the government gave priority treatment to the efforts to encourage economic activity to overcome regional disproportions.

Italian Companies to Join Privatization Projects in Bulgaria - Economy Minister

Italian companies may be attracted in privatization projects, including for tourist sites, as well as concessions agreements and modernization schemes for airports, and construction and reconstruction of road and railway infrastructure in Bulgaria, according to Minister Bozhidar Lukarski.