Bulgaria A New Outsourcing Hot Spot

2007 welcomed Bulgaria into the European Union and into the worldwide buying and selling courting with many nations. And 2008 guarantees even larger business and funding achievements with bilateral investments into the arena’s financial system. The Bulgarian financial system will keep growing at a 5.5%-6% consistent with yr, and company tax charges have been reduced to 10%. This is inflicting buyers from more than a few international locations to take realize of the skill pool and the functions of the assets to be had.

Information and Communication Technologies

As Bulgarian corporations push ahead to extend their competitiveness within the EU, the Bulgarian authorities continues to evolve with EU trade practices. At the similar time the law works on more than a few sides of the virtual financial system, new and expanded alternatives exist within the data and communique era sectors.

International data era corporations to find Bulgaria horny as a result of the 0% export tax, comparative low salaries and prime ability stage of the native personnel. Both fastened and cell segments of the Bulgarian ICT marketplace nonetheless have prime enlargement doable with massive investments anticipated in each segments. Numerous overseas corporations are opening name/carrier facilities, device construction corporations, and more than a few different ICT comparable corporations have opened places of work in Bulgaria.

There are alternatives for participation in tenders on the market of computer systems, peripherals and servers for presidency procurement. The authorities of Bulgaria has an e-government initiative that may supply primary alternatives. With those intentions many international corporations are making the most of the blossoming alternatives.

U.S. suppliers of complex phone carrier answers, in addition to value-added telecommunications services and products are in call for. Other very best potentialities come with Internet services and products, wi-fi and broadband Internet get right of entry to applied sciences, cable tv, and voice-over-Internet, routers, switches, get right of entry to servers, apparatus for cell telephony, cable operators’ apparatus and glued wi-fi apparatus. With those services and products being made to be had in Bulgaria, the preliminary outlay of a giant capital funding and running prices is so much not up to in lots of different economies.

With those wishes Gate2Shop, Microsoft, Siemens are simply a number of the corporations that experience taken benefit of the assets to be had in Bulgaria. These corporations have employed from the huge skill pool right here and made the most efficient of the expansion on this a part of the arena.

Dennis Gannon

MarCom