BULGARIA




Hyundai wins Bulgaria parliament nod for nuclear reactor talks
NEWS

South Korea’s Hyundai Engineering and Construction won backing from Bulgaria’s parliament on Friday to proceed with talks on building two nuclear reactors, beating out a bid from US firm Bechtel. The two had been short-listed for the engineering, construction and commissioning of units 7 and 8 at the Kozloduy nuclear plant.



Greece and Bulgaria discuss expanding bilateral collaboration
NEWS

Greek State Minister Stavros Papastavrou met with Bulgarian Finance Minister Asen Vasilev in Sofia on Monday, following an invitation by the latter, and discussed expanding collaboration in interconnectivity and networks between the two countries.


Greece-Bulgaria power link officially inaugurated
ECONOMY

The importance of the second power grid connection between Greece and Bulgaria for the Southeast European electricity market was highlighted at the project’s formal inauguration on Friday.