Bulgarian government reports budget surplus for first year half

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The Council of Ministers has passed a report of the Ministry of Finance for the first six months of 2017 which posts a budget surplus to the tune of 1.745 billion leva/892 million euro/. Fifty-two percent of tax revenues planned for this year have been collected. At the end of June the size of the fiscal reserve was 13.2 billion leva /6.7 billion euro/.


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