According to a Eurostat analysis, Bulgaria is the European Union country with the highest share of women employed in the IT sector.
In Bulgaria, around 66 percent of the people working in IT are men, whereas the average percentage for the EU is 85, for the Czech Republic – 93, for Hungary and Poland – 90 percent. Salaries in the sector are among the highest on the labour market in Bulgaria - 30 000 Leva /15,339 euro/ a year on average.
Bulgaria’s capital Sofia hosts the meeting of Balkan countries Ombudsmen. Protection of civil rights will be the main topic of discussions during the event. Bulgaria’s national Ombudsman Maya Manolova voiced satisfaction that the forum is held in the..
A four-member team of Bulgarian military doctors have departed to Mali. This has been the 19th participation of Bulgarian specialists in the EU mission to train the security forces of the African country. The team will take care of the health..
Bulgaria’s Premier Boyko Borissov met with Turkey’s Minister of Trade Ruhsar Pekcan. Borissov and Pekcan discussed ways to boost trade relations between Bulgaria and Turkey. Bulgaria and Turkey cooperate successfully in joint business forums and the..