The growth of the software industry in Romania in 2020 is expected to reach 12.5%. According to a KeysFin forecast the business volume in the industry will be around EUR 8.2 billion.
Sofia France Auto and Opel have finalized the deal for the acquisition of Opel Automotive Bulgaria, making Sofia France Auto official importer of the car brand in Bulgaria.
North Macedonia is interested in taking over 25% stake of the project, said the general manager of North Macedonia`s state electricity company ESM, Vasko Kovachevski, during the Macedonian Energy Forum.
Romania will receive EUR 370 mln from the European Union's Cohesion Fund to increase the availability of safe drinking water, as well as the collection and treatment of wastewater.
The European Bank for Reconstruction and Development will provide EUR 70 mln to North Macedonia for the construction of a bus rapid transit system in Skopje.
Deary Food Bulgaria invested BGN 3 mln in modernization of its milk processing facilities in the town of Sevlievo, Bulgaria.
The American cigarette and tobacco manufacturing company Philip Morris International has invested USD 20 mln in its production facility in Nis.
With this, the company aims to increase the bio-blending capacity and to improve the infrastructure for transport, unloading and storage of biocomponents in the refinery.
Trakia Economic Zone near Plovdiv, Bulgaria, has developed a project for carbon neutral industrial zones.
The Macedonian electricity transmission system operator (MEPSO) and Croatia's Dalekovod have signed a EUR 3.18 mln agreement for the reconstruction of a 400/110 kV Bitola 2 substation.