Nearly 75% of the Bulgarian consumers are willing to make payments using their smart phones instead of credit, debit card or cash, a survey of a card operator shows. Highest interest in this type of payment service is shown by Bulgarians aged between 18 and 22 and people aged between 35 and 44. Currently, the mobile phones in Bulgaria are mainly used for phone calls (96%), access to social networks (77%) and Internet browsing (72%). 59% of the surveyed Bulgarians..
On Friday night, Deputy Prime Minister Valeriy Simeonov, in charge of economic and demographic policy, resigned and the resignation was immediately accepted by Prime Minister Boyko Borissov. This happened after 26 day of protests by mothers of children with disabilities, whom the minister called "screaming women with pseudo ill children". Announcing his decision to withdraw, Simeonov said he had not been under pressure of the prime minister, but the..
Konstantin Katsarsky is an artist who has long been known to the local audience. Percussionist, drummer and DJ, he had been a part of Bluba Lu for many years. The band had been popular with its experimental sound. Continuing this trend, Kosyo Katsarsky created his own project – Koka Mass Jazz. The first album was published under American label Cold Busted. It had considerable success and reached the BBC charts, as well as charts in other foreign countries. A..
Twelve countries mark for the tenth consecutive year the European Theatre Night. Bulgaria joined the international cultural initiative several years ago. The cultural events are supported by the Sofia..
Just a few hours from now Bulgarian swimmer Petar Stoychev and 15 other swimmers from 9 countries are leaving by ship from Punta Arenas in Chile bound for Antarctica, where they will take part in the first..
"Estruna" is a joint project of Arcangel and the "New Bulgarian Voices" folk choir. Their album “Al Este Del Cante” has won the prize for best flamenco album of the 19th Latin Grammy awards in Las Vegas. The..
Over half of the items sold at the large retail stores are produced in Bulgaria, this country’s Minister of Agriculture and Food Rumen Porozhanov said at a round table with representatives of the..