Utilized agricultural area in Bulgaria increases by 9% in 10 years

T he utilized agricultural area in Bulgaria has increased by 9% in the past 10 years, indicates preliminary data from the C ensus of A gricultural H oldings in 2020, announced this country‘ s Ministry of Agriculture , Food and..

published on 5/5/21 6:26 PM

Bulgaria needs radical changes in its investment attracting model

In order to be able to rely on European funds for support of the economy in crisis, Bulgaria must present a well-motivated Recovery and Sustainability Plan to the European Commission. The draft of this document was submitted to the Bulgarian..

published on 4/21/21 2:45 PM

Responsible solutions are needed to support Bulgarian businesses amidst Covid crisis

On the last working day of last week, the Bulgarian cabinet which has already filed its resignation submitted to the National Assembly a draft plan for the recovery of Bulgaria. The topic became a reason for endless controversies among the newly..

published on 4/19/21 1:44 PM

Housing market in Bansko growing stronger

At the backdrop of the pandemic, more and more Bulgarians have been leaving the big cities in order to settle in calmer and healthier places. The mountain resort of Bansko is one of the places, where growing demand for real estate..

published on 4/18/21 3:06 PM

Businesses in Bulgaria demand extension of government support

54% of the members of the Bulgarian Industrial Assocation expect difficulties in repaying their bank debts after the end of the credit moratorium , according to a survey conducted between April 13-15, 2021.  79% report deteriorating economic..

published on 4/16/21 10:45 AM
Daniela Bobeva

We need a good diagnosis of the Bulgarian economy: Prof. Daniela Bobeva

"In the economy we have a momentum in trends. It does not succumb so easily and quickly to political changes," former Deputy Prime Minister Prof. Daniela Bobeva, an economist and financier, told BNR in response to a question about whether there is a..

published on 4/15/21 5:50 PM

Bulgaria continues to import significant quantities of fruits and vegetables

Only 26% of the apples and 36% of the tomatoes on the Bulgarian market are produced in this country. 64% were imported from Turkey, Greece and North Macedonia. 55% of the cucumbers sold on the Bulgarian market are produced in this country and 45%..

published on 4/15/21 9:29 AM

Bulgarian startups get easier access to capital from Germany and the world

Bulgarian start-ups will have faster and easier access to capital from Germany and around the world. This became possible after the Bulgarian Stock Exchange (BSE) became a partner of the Deutsche Börse Venture Network.   The BSE states that..

published on 4/14/21 3:30 PM

Future platform to provide link between science and business

Science in Bulgaria is well advanced and has much to offer national as well as foreign investors. But to be able to attract them it needs effective technology transfer. Have conditions been created to help scientific research reach the..

published on 4/12/21 1:36 PM

NSI: Investment activity in industry fells 8.7% in 2020

Investment activity in industry shrank by 8.7% in 2020 as compared to the previous year, indicates a survey conducted by the National Statistical Institute. In 2021, investments in industry are expected to decrease by 15.5% due to the negative impact..

published on 4/12/21 12:11 PM