Alexander Manolev

PM Called for the Resignation of SFA Deputy Head over EU-funded Guest House

At the order of Prime Minister Boyko Borisov, the Minister of Agriculture, Food and Forestry Rumen Porozhanov on 30th of April requested the resignation of Deputy Executive Director of the State Fund Agriculture (SFA), Ivanka Bagdatova-Mizova, reports BNT. 

The EC Refused to Comment on the Case with the Bulgarian Guest Houses

The European Commission refused to comment on the case of the Bulgarian guest houses built with funds from European funds as private villas, BNR reported.
Speaker Daniel Rosario said that an investigation into these cases is currently underway in Bulgaria, and it is precisely this that needs to answer the problem.

The Police Begins Checking all Guest Houses in Bulgaria Built with EU Funds

Chief Prosecutor Sotir Tsatsarov instructed the National Police to check all guest houses built with EU funds. An investigation in Blagoevgrad is already in process on the occasion of the property of Alexander Manolev, reminded the prosecutor. The National Police also checks if the family of Elena Yoncheva uses guest houses funded by EU funds for other purposes.

Alexander Manolev Resigned as Deputy Minister of Economy

Deputy Minister of Economy Alexander Manolev resigned after talking with Prime Minister Boyko Borisov, reported NOVA TV. 

As a motive for his decision, Mr Manolev highlights the beginning of the inspections of the Supreme Cassation Prosecutor's Office on media publications and his desire not to affect the work of the government.

Executive Director of Bulgarian Small and Medium-Sized Enterprises Promotion Agency Signed a Memorandum of Understanding with the Asian-Arab Chamber of Commerce

A Memorandum of Understanding between Bulgarian Small and Medium-Sized Enterprises Promotion Agency and Asian-Arab Chamber of Commerce was signed today, 11.04.2019, by Dr. Boyko Takov and Mr. Saad Al Dabbagh, Joint Secretary of the Chamber.

Bulgarian IT Companies Can Met Qatar Funding

Bulgarian high-tech companies can apply for Qatar funding to expand their operations and to enter the global market. This was made clear during a meeting of Deputy Economy Minister Alexander Manolev with the Minister of Commerce and Industry of the State of Qatar Ali Bin Ahmed Al Kuwari and the President of Qatar Free Zone Ahmad bin Mohamed al-Sayed, the Ministry of Economy said.

34 Representatives of Bulgarian Business Participated in a Forum, Organized by BSMEPA, During the Visit of President Radev in Arab Republic of Egypt

In the period 26 - 28 March 2019, the President of Republic of Bulgaria, Mr. Rumen Radev, had an official visit to the Arab Republic of Egypt. During the visit, he was accompanied by Deputy Executive Director of Bulgarian Small and Medium-sized Enterprises Promotion Agency (BSMEPA), Mrs. Yana Topalova and a business delegation of 34 representatives of the Bulgarian business.

For 2 Years, the Registered Growth of Foreign Direct Investment Exceeds BGN 1 billion

For two years, the registered growth of foreign direct investment exceeds BGN 1 billion. This was announced by Deputy Minister of Economy Alexander Manolev during a forum "Europe and Business: Economy, Youth Entrepreneurship and Cross-Border Cooperation" organized by Entrepreneurs - GERB in Rousse.

Investment Projects Worth more than 800 Million Certified by the Bulgarian State in 2018

Investment projects worth over BGN 800 million have been certified last year by the Bulgarian Investment Agency. Some of them are already in progress and others will start in 2019, with the total number of newly created jobs exceeding 2500.