Bulgarian Chamber of Commerce

Bulgaria’s President blamed the "Petkov" Cabinet for the New Gas Price and Defended Talks with Gazprom

President Rumen Radev described as shocking the price of natural gas for September after returning from an official visit to the UAE. Yesterday, the Commission for Energy and Water Regulation (EWRC) decided that it would rise the price by nearly 19% compared to August and make it BGN 353.21/Mwh.

Protests over Еxpensive Еlectricity in Bulgaria, the State Announced Compensatory Measures

A protest over the expensive electricity for the industry with a request for immediate compensations blocked the center of Sofia today at 12 o'clock. There was a demonstration in Ruse and Lovech. Employers have warned that without measures, the economy could go bankrupt.

Restaurant and Hotel Keepers in Bulgaria Say No to Tighter Anti-Covid Measures

Restaurant and hotel owners took to the streets in Bulgaria to protest the tightening of COVID-19 measures in the country set to take effect on 7 September until the end of October.

The centre of Veliko Tarnovo was blocked on Thursday. Plovdiv will be blocked on Friday. A big protest is organised to take place on 7 September in the capital Sofia. 

Bulgaria' Special Prosecutor's Office is Dealing with High Price of Electricity

The Bulgarian Specialized Prosecutor's Office received a signal from the Association of Industrial Capital in Bulgaria, the Bulgarian Chamber of Commerce, the Bulgarian Chamber of Commerce and Industry and the Confederation of Employers and Industrialists in Bulgaria in connection with the record high price of electricity for business.

Bulgarian Industrial Association – New Government Should Not Pause Financial Aid for Business

The new cabinet, whichever parties are part of it, must not allow the interruption of the financial funds provided to support the business during Covid-19 crisis.

Instead of introducing new measures, companies need consolidation and simplification of the current ones.