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SA.31250 Measure implemented by Bulgaria in favour of BDZ Holding EAD SA, BDZ Passenger EOOD and BDZ Cargo EOOD

Member State: Bulgaria
Region: Bulgaria
Primary Objective: Other
Legal basis primary: Art. 107(3)(c) TFEU Certain econ. activities/areas
Legal basis secondary: Transport - Railway Guidelines, 2008
Sector: H.49.1 - Passenger rail transport, interurban
Aid instrument: Debt write-off
Case Type: Individual Application
Notification or Registration Date: 12.07.2010
DG Responsible: Competition DG
Related Cases: N402/2010


Decision on 09.11.2011: Decision to initiate the formal investigation procedure
Press release: IP/11/1321
Decision Text: Letter to the Member State - authentic language   bg  pdf
  Letter to the Member State - working language   en  pdf
Publication on 12.01.2012: Official Journal: JOCE C/10/2012


Decision on 16.06.2017: Decision finding that the measures do not constitute aid (after formal investigation procedure)
Press release: IP/17/1659
Decision Text: Letter to the Member State - authentic language   en  pdf
Published on 20.10.2017
Publication on 19.12.2017: Official Journal: JOCE L/337/2017

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