Armenia Readies for Direct Flights to Sofia
Business: 5 October 2004, Tuesday.

Regular flights between Sofia and Erevan are likely to kick off in
April 2005, the two countries agreed during the official Bulgarian
delegation's visit in Armenia.

The transport ministers of Bulgaria and Armenia also declared
readiness to launch the ferryboat line connecting the Black Sea ports
of Varna and Caucasus.

During the visit of Bulgarian delegation headed by President Georgi
Parvanov Bulgaria's Transport Minister Nikolay Vassilev and his
Armenian counterpart Andranik Manukyan discussed the options for
boosting bilateral economic relations.

The volume of trade turnover between the Balkan and the Caucasian
countries have increased more than 100 times over the last three