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/.
Bulgarian Foreign Minister Ekaterina Zaharieva held talks in Sofia with Austria’s Federal Minister for Europe, Integration and Foreign Affairs Karin Kneissl. The two expressed their shared the view that the European perspective of the Western..
The government approved the annual account estimates of the State Fund Agriculture for EU funding. Almost 3 bn Leva (1.5 bn euro) will go to finance the agricultural prgrammes in 2018. European funding will amount to over 2.6 bn Leva, 275..
An economic megapolis is taking shape in Southern Bulgaria, along the Sofia-Pazardjik-Plovdiv-Stara Zagora-Bourgas axis, while individual islands of economic activity are developing in the north, indicates a survey by the Institute for Market..