Bulgaria to facilitate EU-China tourism dialogue and work on Sofia-Beijing service launch

    Bulgaria‘s Ministry of Tourism announced (19-Jan-2018) plans to facilitate dialogue on tourism between EU and China, as part of the EU-China 2018 initiative, to further enhance tourism traffic and investment. Bulgaria’s Minister of Tourism Nikolina Angelkova added work is being conducted on the possibility of launching nonstop SofiaBeijing service (FOCUS News Agency, 22-Jan-2018). Visitor arrivals from China to Bulgaria increased 43% year-on-year, to 25,000 in the 11 months ended Nov-2017. [more – original PR – Bulgarian]