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  1. Aug 2018
    1. "Basically that's a great opportunity for Chinese companies, for at least three main reasons. When you invest in Bulgaria you can access the whole of Europe. Bulgaria is the closest country in the European Union to China and part of the Belt and Road Initiative," Yanev said.
    2. At the moment there are just fields with breathtakingly beautiful sunflowers. But after the harvest, in only a few months, heavy machinery will come and begin constructing Europe's first smart city, the showcase of a concept proven to be successful a number of times so far in China.
    1. The massive project, which is still at an early stage, foresees the construction of a tourist and entertainment complex which would include hotels with casinos, an aquapark, conference halls, a shopping mall, offices, green spaces and other facilities near the town of Elin Pelin.
    2. The Saint Sofia project, a huge, high-tech entertainment, retail, hotel and office complex funded by Chinese money, is expected to be built near Bulgaria’s capital over a three-year period.