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Greek exports rose in January; kiwis to break record
12 Mar 2020Greek exports remained on an upward trend in January, extending last year’s course which led them to new historic records, offering encouraging signs for the outlook of exports in 2020, along with a 9.8 pct decline in the trade deficit in the first month of the year. view more
Bulgaria terminates Chukurovo coal mine concession
12 Mar 2020Bulgaria's government said that it has decided to terminate its concession contract with local company Mina Chukurovo for the Chukurovo coal mine, as the company has not mined any coal from the mine since 2015. view more
Ryanair cancels all Italy flights, Wizz Air halts services to Italy, Israel
12 Mar 2020Low-cost carriers Ryanair and Wizz Air announced they are cancelling all flights to Italy, with Wizz Air extending the cancellations to Israel as well, after the countries announced restrictions in an attempt to curb the coronavirus outbreak.
Covid-19: Economic support measures and a special fund of 25 bln euros
11 Mar 2020The European Union will do whatever it takes, from granting state aid to companies to setting up a special liquidity investment fund to tackle the financial impact of the new coronavirus epidemic, EU member states' leaders said late on Tuesday.
Altmaier: 'We must seize the opportunity and make Greece a new 'success story'
11 Mar 2020German Economic Affairs and Energy Minister Peter Altmaier on Monday said the opportunity must be seized to make Greece the new "success story", stressing that there was agreement in many areas with the new Greek government.
Bulgargaz to book 500 mln cu m of natgas annually at Greek terminal
11 Mar 2020Bulgaria's state-owned gas supplier Bulgargaz will book a capacity of around 500 million cubic metres of natural gas per year for a ten-year period at the Alexandroupolis Independent Natural Gas System (INGS), offshore Greece, Bulgaria's government said on Tuesday. view more
PM Mitsotakis: Greece and Europe can't be blackmailed by anyone
10 Mar 2020Prime Minister Kyriakos Mitsotakis on Monday referred to economic issues and the emerging migration crisis at Greece's eastern borders, while addressing the German-Hellenic Economic Forum in Berlin. view more
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Hong Kong-based 235 Holdings lowers stake in Bulgaria's Green Town Projects
10 Mar 2020Bulgarian real estate developer Green Town Projects said on Monday that Hong Kong-based 235 Holdings Limited has cut its direct shareholding interest in the company to 41.6%.At the end of 2019, 235 Holdings Limited controlled 45.49% interest in the company. view more