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Mitsotakis on Holocaust: 'Humanity must never again experience such an unspeakable tragedy'
28 Jan 2020Prime Minister Kyriakos Mitsotakis, who is attending memorial events marking the 75th anniversary since the liberation of Auschwitz-Birkenau, paid a visit to the former concentration camp in Poland on Monday.
Bulgaria's Smolyan water utility signs 11.5 mln euro infrastructure upgrade deal
28 Jan 2020Bulgaria's ViK Smolyan, the water utility servicing the city of Smolyan, said on Monday that it has awarded a 22.5 million levs ($12.7 million/11.5 million euro) water supply and sewage infrastructure upgrade deal to a local tie-up. view more
First 47 km of line pipes for Greece-Bulgaria gas link now produced
28 Jan 2020Greece's Corinth Pipeworks has completed the production of the first 47 km of line pipes for the Greece-Bulgaria gas link, ICGB, the project company developing the interconnection said on Monday, adding the project is moving forward according to plan. view more
PM Mitsotakis: Our duty is to make the country unrecognisable in comparison with the negative past
27 Jan 2020"Eleftherios Venizelos proved that a small country, even in difficult times, can form its future if it remains loyal to the justified historical principles which are: The strong alliances abroad with growth inside and individual freedom with social welfare" stated Prime Minister Kyriakos Mitsotakis in an article to the Sunday edition of Kathimerini newspaper.
Not a single threat against Greece and Cyprus' sovereignty will be accepted, Le Maire says
27 Jan 2020"Not a single threat against Greece and Cyprus' sovereign rights will be accepted" stated French Finance Minister Bruno Le Maire in an interview with the Sunday edition of Kathimerini newspaper, referring to the importance of EastMed pipeline for Europe and for the tension created by the exploitation of the wealth sources in eastern Mediterranean.
Bulgaria's IBEX reports 43% rise in day ahead market trading volume in 2019
27 Jan 2020The Independent Bulgarian Energy Exchange (IBEX) said that the volume of electricity traded on its day ahead market soared by 43.14% to a record-high 8.4 TWh in 2019. view more
United Group to place 1.05 bln euro bond to fund buy of Bulgaria's BTC
27 Jan 2020Dutch-based telecommunications and media company United Group intends to issue a 1.05 billion euro ($1.16 billion) fixed and floating bond due 2026 and a 575 million euro fixed rate bond due in 2028 in order to finance its acquisition of Bulgarian Telecommunications Company (BTC) and refinance a previous issue, according to data from ratings agency Moody's Investor Service. view more
PM Mitsotakis to Bloomberg: Investors looking at Greece with renewed interest
24 Jan 2020Domestic and foreign investors are looking at Greece with renewed interest, Greek Prime Minister Kyriakos Mitsotakis said in an interview to Bloomberg on Thursday, on the sidelines of the World Economic Forum at Davos.
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Greece launches tender to sell 65 pct of DEPA Commercial SA
24 Jan 2020The Hellenic Republic Asset Development Fund (HRADF) on Thursday said that following the decision of its Board of Directors, it has launched an international public tender process for the sale of 65 pct in the share capital of DEPA Commercial SA.