Tag: NEK

Former Minister of Economy indicted over NPP Belene project – Bulgaria, 19 October 2016

Petar Dimitrov, former Bulgarian Minister of Economy between 2007 and 2009, has also been indicted over the cancelled project for the construction of nuclear power plant Belene. According to the prosecution, Dimitrov turned a blind eye on an unfavorable contract signed by two executives of state-owned National Electric Company (NEK) Lyubomir Velkov and Mardik Papazyan, […]

Minister Petkova to discuss NPP Belene payment in Moscow – Bulgaria, 13 October 2016

Bulgarian Minister of Energy Temenuzhka Petkova will attend the meeting of the Russian-Bulgarian working group, which is focused on the issues related to the implementation of the NPP Belene arbitration ruling, in Moscow. This is the group’s second meeting, after the meeting in Sofia in early September. In mid-June, the Arbitration Court in Geneve has […]

Parliament to investigate debt for NPP Belene project – Bulgaria, 7 October 2016

Bulgarian parliamentary parties GERB, the Patriotic Front, the Reformist Bloc and BDTS-Naroden Sayuz have submitted a proposal for the establishment of a temporary parliamentary investigation committee for the cancelled project for the construction of nuclear power plant Belene. The goal of this committee will be to investigate all circumstances under which the debt for NPP […]