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Mariana Nikolova: Airline company fees are not changing for now

At this time, the General Directorate for Civil Aviation Administration in the Ministry of Transport, Information Technology and Communications has taken a provisional decision that the levels of fees for airline companies will not change this year. This was stated by Deputy Prime Minister Mariana Nikolova during a telephone conversation with the Minister of Foreign Affairs and Foreign Economic Relations of Hungary Mr. Peter Szijjarto.
According to the Deputy Prime Minister, the Hungarian airline Wizz Air has an undeniable role and credit for the promotion of Bulgaria as a year-round tourist destination and for the growth of incoming tourism in our country. We value the investments of the company in Bulgaria and will continue to be its responsible partners, Minister Nikolova said.

For his part Mr Szijjarto thanked Minister Nikolova for his support.

Wizz Air consider our country a very important point in their work and have directed additional assets and aircraft to it, which will play an important role in the restoration of tourism to Bulgaria, he specified. And he expressed his thanks in relation to the postponement of the increase in airport charges.

The two discussed the situation with the loans of the companies in the tourism business and confirmed continued cooperation between the two countries in the future.