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  1. EBRD Supports Raiffeisenbank Bulgaria Water Utility Investment Plan

    30 Jul 2020- 10:47 by Local Press Report SOFIA See News Raiffeisenbank Bulgaria said on Thursday that it the European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD) is providing a 40 million euro ($46.9 million) loan guarantee to enable the bank to improv ...

    Local Press Report - 07/30/2020 - 10:47

  2. Sofia Water Utility Investigated For Abuse Of Monopoly Position

    14 Jul 2020- 10:22 by Local Press Report SOFIA See News Bulgaria's Commission for Protection of Competition said that on Thursday it launched a probe into an alleged abuse of a stronger bargaining position by the water utility company serving the Bul ...

    Local Press Report - 07/14/2020 - 10:51

  3. Bulgaria: Pernik Seeks To Assuage Concern Over Water Network Failures

    3 Feb 2020- 07:58 by Local Press Report SOFIA See News Bulgaria's Pernik municipality said it will sign four contracts for water network repairs worth 20.2 million levs ($11.4 million/10.3 million euro) combined with local companies Raicommerce Const ...

    Local Press Report - 03/03/2020 - 14:29

  4. Pernik, Bulgaria Water Crisis: Two More Officials Charged

    29 Jan 2020- 05:35 by Local Press Report SOFIA Sofia Globe Bulgaria’s prosecutor’s office said on January 27 that it pressed charges of mismanagement against two officials in the ongoing investigation into the events that resulted in the ongoing water sho ...

    Local Press Report - 01/29/2020 - 05:35

  5. No-confidence Motion Against Bulgaria Government Follows Public Protests, Arrest and Replacement Of Water Minister

    18 Jan 2020- 08:20 by Staff- Water Diplomat SOFIA, Bulgaria A no-confidence motion has been filed by the opposition Socialist party against the government of Bulgaria, following protests over water shortages. The parliament of Bulgaria last week approved ...

    Staff - Water D... - 02/03/2020 - 09:16

  6. Bulgaria: Environment Minister Arrested, Resigns Over Water Mismanagement

    13 Jan 2020- 08:18 by Local Press Report SOFIA Organized Crime and Corruption Reporting Project Bulgaria’s Environment Minister announced his resignation on Friday following detention and questioning about his ministry’s alleged mismanagement of water sup ...

    Local Press Report - 01/13/2020 - 08:18

  7. Bulgaria: Southern Utility May Benefit From EBRD Finance

    30 Jul 2019- 10:59 by Local Press Report SOFIA See News The European Bank for Reconstruction and Development is considering providing a loan to Bulgarian state-owned Stara Zagora Water Supply and Sanitation Company for financing part of a 50.5 million eur ...

    Local Press Report - 07/30/2019 - 10:59

  8. Bulgarian State Utility Reopens $27 Million USD Supply, Wastewater Management Tender

    17 Apr 2019- 08:41 by Local Press Report SOFIA See News State-owned water utility Vodosnabdiavane i Kanalizatsia, servicing the city of Smolyan, said that it has reopened a tender for a revamp of the city's water supply and sewerage system, worth an ...

    Local Press Report - 04/17/2019 - 08:41

  9. $264 Million USD for Bulgaria Regional Water Operators

    7 Oct 2018- 08:55 by OOSKAnews Correspondent SOFIA, Bulgaria The government of Bulgaria last week signed an agreement with European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD) to manage an initial $132 Million USD European Union Cohesion Fund investmen ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 10/10/2018 - 09:24

  10. Bulgarian Lawmaker Apologizes For Sofia Water Contamination Allegation

    29 May 2018- 10:48 by Local Press Report Sofia Novinite Tasko Ermenkov, a Member of the Bulgarian Parliament, has apologized for a post on his personal Facebook profile. During the weekend he caused a public scare by writing that he had received water pol ...

    Local Press Report - 05/29/2018 - 10:48

  11. Auditors Will Examine EU Strategy to Combat Desertification

    1 Feb 2018- 06:34 by OOSKAnews Correspondent LUXEMBOURG, Luxembourg The European Court of Auditors (ECA) is conducting an audit on the European Union’s (EU) strategic framework for combating desertification to examine whether risk of desertification in EU ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 02/01/2018 - 06:34

  12. Bulgaria's Chirpan Opens Tender for WWTP Construction

    22 Jan 2018- 09:29 by Local Press Report SOFIA See News The municipality of Chirpan, in southern Bulgaria, has opened an 11.8 million levs ($7.4 million/6.0 million euro) tender for the construction of a waste water treatment plant (WWTP). Bids will be ra ...

    Local Press Report - 01/22/2018 - 09:29

  13. EBRD Promotes Cooperation Between Bulgarian and Romanian Water Sectors

    3 Oct 2016- 09:59 by Local Press Report STAROSEL The Financial Challenges in and reform of the water and wastewater infrastructures in Bulgaria and Romania were the focus of a conference organised by the European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (E ...

    Local Press Report - 10/03/2016 - 09:59

  14. Bulgaria and Slovakia Pursued by Europe for Nitrate Infractions

    30 Sep 2016- 11:24 by OOSKAnews Correspondent BRUSSELS, Belgium The European Commission (EC) has called on Bulgaria and Slovakia to comply with EU water legislation against nitrate pollution in a “factsheet” released on 29th September. The EC issues month ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 09/30/2016 - 11:24

  15. Bulgaria Donation to Macedonia over Flood Damage

    22 Sep 2016- 08:39 by Local Press Report SOFIA The Sofia Globe Bulgaria’s Cabinet agreed on September 20 to grant financial assistance of 300 000 leva (about 153 440 euro) to the the Republic of Macedonia to help its neighbouring country tackle the effect ...

    Local Press Report - 09/22/2016 - 08:39