News from the Member States: Bulgaria

Stoycheva, Iveta; Papazova, Mariya
March 2014
European State Aid Law Quarterly;2014, Vol. 13 Issue 1, p4
The article focuses on the swaps of forest land plots from the state-owned national forestry fund with privately-owned forests which were criticized by the political proponents in Bulgaria. Topics include the formal investigation conducted by the European Commission on the swaps made after the accession of Bulgaria to the European Union (EU), the conclusions of the investigation, and the need for the recovery of the granted state aid.


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