Lithuanian-Bulgarian Car Sharing Tech Startup Enters Romania

Spark, a new car-sharing service, entered the Romanian market offering local customers electric cars to drive themselves and use over the desired period of time, reported.

Spark was set up in Lithuania in 2016 by Lithuanian entrepreneurs, after which the Bulgarian entrepreneurs joined in 2017.

Customers are charged per minute, under s system similar to that used by electric scouters rental services.

The company also operates a network of electric car charging stations (Eldrive), which it might deploy in Bucharest as well.

According to the description on the official Facebook page, Spark Romania is an “alternative transport service.” ”A car-sharing application focused exclusively on electric cars. With branches in Vilnius and Sofia, Spark comes to Romania to eliminate traffic congestion in Bucharest and free from pollutants and unnecessary traffic noise.”

The fees charged in Romania will be revealed at the launch event, which will take place on July 10. In Lithuania, however, a rental day costs EUR 22. The price per minute is EUR 0.15 in Bulgaria and EUR 0.17 in Lithuania, well below the fees applied by other companies.

Read More

Spas Rusev Favorite To Become CEO Of Telekom Romania

Bulgarian businessman Spas Rusev is favorite to take over the mobile division of Telekom Romania, the local subsidiary of German group Deutsche...

Italy Can Potentially Lose 100 Billion Euro Every Month Due To Pandemic

Italy's economic losses from shutting down production in the fight against the spread of the coronavirus can amount to about 100 billion...

Ryanair Announces New Kiev-Sofia Route

The low-cost airline Ryanair will operate on the international Sofia-Kiev-Sofia air service. The decision is made by the Council of Ministers, the...


Decline In Tourists In Albena Resort In Summer 2019 Predicted

Between 3 and 5% is the decrease of the early registrations for the active summer season in Albena resort, announced the executive...

Car Sales In China Plummet Due To Coronavirus

Passenger car sales in China plummeted 92% YoY in the first 16 days of February, as the coronavirus epidemic caused most business across the country to...

Bulgarian Party Subsidies Reduced From 11 BGN Per Vote To 1 BGN

The deputies approved the drastic reduction in parties’ and coalitions’ state funding from BGN 11 to BGN 1 per actual vote. The...