The number of passengers flying to and from Sofia Airport has increased significantly, the airport’s administration announced. In June 2017, a 37% increase in the passenger flow was registered at Sofia Airport. 85% increase was registered on domestic flights. The number of passengers on international flights rose by 36% last month. The number of passengers flying on charter flights increased by nearly 25%, which was due to the large number of tourists flying to Turkish, Greek and Croatian resorts. The number of freight shipments and parcels processed at Sofia Airport also increased.
Bulgaria should work to accelerate income growth. This is the conclusion of the International Monetary Fund’s Executive Board. The Fund has noted the need for continued attention to fiscal challenges related to population aging. Bulgaria’s..
European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker is going for a tour of the Western Balkans from 25 February till 1 March, EC Spokesperson Margaritis Schinas has said. For the tour Juncker will be joined by the EU High Representative for..
Stoyan Alexandrov, former finance minister in the government of Lyuben Berov (1992-1994), is facing charges for practicing banking activities without a license, the Sofia Prosecutor’s Office has said. Investigation into possible usury started..