Stamen Yanev

PM Borissov: Bulgarian Exports to South Korea Increased by nearly 25% in the First Four Months of 2019

For the period January-May 2019, Bulgarian exports to the Republic of Korea registered an increase of nearly 25% compared to the same period last year and reached BGN 54.8 million. This was stated by the Deputy Minister of Economy at an event organized by the Korean-Bulgarian Association for friendship, attended by many Korean investors from different sectors.

Deepening of the Cooperation between Bulgarian and Hungarian Businesses

On April 15, 2019 in Budapest, Hungary, in the framework of the Second Meeting of the Intergovernmental Bulgarian-Hungarian Commission for Economic Cooperation, BSMEPA together with its Hungarian partner - the Hungarian Export Promotion Agency organized a business forum with bilateral meetings.

BSMEPA and JEBA with a Series of Business Events in 2019 after the Meeting in Jordan

Between 15 and 17 December 2018, the President of the Republic of Bulgaria, Mr Rumen Radev, paid an official visit to the Hashemite Kingdom of Jordan. During the visit he was accompanied by representatives of the Bulgarian business and scientific circles.

Sofia is 3-rd in Europe as the Best Place for Start-up Companies

Sofia is now third in Europe, after London and Berlin, as a starting point for startups.

''I am convinced that these companies will someday become the major forces in the world of innovation.'' This was stated by Stamen Yanev, Executive Director of the Bulgarian Investment Agency, BNR reported.

Foreign Direct Investments in Bulgaria Up By 92% in January

Foreign direct investments in Bulgaria during the first month of the year are up by almost 92 percent on a yearly basis, reaching EUR 54M, Stamen Yanev, CEO of InvestBulgarian Agency said for the Bulgarian National Radio.

Eight projects worth a total of EUR 156M have been certified since the beginning of the year, with the potential of creating 3,800 new jobs nationally.

Bulgarian C-Bank Data on FDI 'Incorrect', Investment Agency Head Says

Estimates of a brisk fall in the value of foreign direct investment (FDI) into Bulgaria are "not quite correct", Stamen Yanev, who heads the country's investment promotion agency, has said.

The year 2016 was a "successful" year in the view of InvestBulgaria Agency, Yanev has told Bloomberg Tv Bulgaria's morning talkshow in an interview.

Bulgaria Working to Host German Automaker's Assembly Plant

Bulgaria is negotiating the opening of an automotive assembly plant on its soil, the investment promotion agency's head has said.

"We are in talks with a major German company [to convince it] to begin assembling cars in Bulgaria," Stamen Yanev, chair of InvestBulgaria Agency, has told daily 24 Chasa in an interview.