Bulgaria halts ACTA ratification

Bulgaria halts ACTA ratification


Bulgaria has become the sixth country to refuse to ratify the controversial Anti-Counterfeiting Trade Agreement (ACTA).

Bulgaria’s Economy and Energy Minister Traicho Traikov said Bulgaria will not ratify ACTA until member states manage to find a joint position.

Decision came after thousands marched in anti-ACTA protest in the capital Sofia and 16 other cities.

Traikov said he is not optimistic about helping the industry that has not adapted to digital age through sanctions ...


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