Iván Salgado López carries the Spanish sun in his smile. This is his second year as a student at the National Academy of Sports in Sofia. However, his chess tutor Radislav Atanasov says he is no ordinary student: “He is a special guy – one of the top chess players worldwide. He has lived in Bulgaria for four years now, he already knows the language pretty well and likes this country more than we do.” Iván doesn’t view himself as a star, nor is he..
The 17th edition of the European Music Festival 2017 is unveiling officially on March 29 and will continue until June 6. It is organized by the team of Cantus Firmus agency. Bulgaria's Ministry of Culture is co-organizer of the event. The European Music Festival was established in 2001. Its goal is to present to Sofia concert-goers prominent Bulgarian and international classical music stars. In combining different approaches to classical music,..
Bulgaria's economy has grown with nearly 74% since the country's accession to the European Union ten years ago. It is important to note that accumulated inflation during that ten-year period amounted to 41% only. In other words, the Bulgarian economy grew in real terms with nearly 25%, economic expert from Industry Watch Georgi Stoev told Radio Bulgaria. Moreover, salaries saw a 170% increase in the past 10 years. The wage growth exceeded significantly the..
Bulgarian Minister of Youth and Sport Daniela Dasheva has given the start to the European Open Amateur MMA for men and women in Sofia. The championships have been joined by 350 athletes from 30 countries in..
Miroslava Katsarova is an artist, whose music world is constantly being charged up with new challenges, set by the singer herself. After the huge success of the Cinema album, dedicated to favorite movie..
The 2017 early Parliamentary elections in Bulgaria will be remembered with the interference of Turkey and Russia, as well as with the excesses of nationalistic parties at the Bulgaria -Turkey border in..