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Bulgaria's Trade with EU and non-EU Countries Increase Significantly

In the period January – March 2017 Bulgarian exports to the EU increased by 12.

Business » Finance | June 9, 2017, Friday // 14:37 | Viewed: 5001

World Bank: Bulgaria’s GDP Growth this Year at 3%

The World Bank’s June 2017 Global Economic Prospects report sees Bulgaria’s growth as ending at three per cent in 2017, followed by 3.

Business » Finance | June 7, 2017, Wednesday // 16:41 | Viewed: 4169

GDP Per Capita in Bulgaria Grows by 2.6%

Investments (gross fixed capital formation) formed 16.

Business » Finance | June 7, 2017, Wednesday // 15:13 | Viewed: 14267

Dollar Hits 7-Month Low, Stocks, Oil Retreat as Caution Reigns

Escalating tensions in the Middle East, the impending testimony of the former FBI director, British elections and a European Central Bank meeting this week, all took their toll on Asian stocks, oil and the dollar on Tuesday, reported Reuters.

Business » Finance | June 6, 2017, Tuesday // 08:33 | Viewed: 4358

Public Banks in Europe to Discuss the Juncker Plan in Sofia

On June 6 and June 7, the Bulgarian Development Bank is going to host the General Assembly of the European Association of Public Banks (EAPB) in Sofia, reported BNR.

Business » Finance | June 5, 2017, Monday // 16:34 | Viewed: 14303

Governor of Bulgarian National Bank: Bank Sector in Bulgaria Stable after 2014 Problems

''The banking sector in Bulgaria is stabilised after the problems we had in 2014 and bankrupcy of the country's 4th-largest credit institution - Corporate Commercial Bank due to fraud and internal misappropriation, but bad loans remain a challenge accordi

Business » Finance | June 2, 2017, Friday // 15:37 | Viewed: 5010

Moody’s: Bulgaria Credit Rating with Stable Outlook

The international credit rating agency Moody’s has confirmed Bulgaria’s credit rating with a stable outlook, quoted by BNR.

Business » Finance | May 29, 2017, Monday // 13:25 | Viewed: 5680

Bulgaria's External Debt Lowest as of Decade

Statistics of the Central Bank shows that in the end of March 2017 Bulgaria’s external debt was at its lowest since 2009, reaching its lowest level over the past decade as GDP ratio, announced  BNR.

Business » Finance | May 26, 2017, Friday // 16:53 | Viewed: 8167

Total Turnover Index in Transportation and Storage Sector up 2.4% in Q1 2017

During the first quarter of 2017, the total turnover index in the Transportation and Storage sector in Bulgaria went up by 2.

Business » Finance | May 25, 2017, Thursday // 15:09 | Viewed: 14827

International Monetary Fund: ‘Bulgaria Needs Further Banking Supervision Strengthening’

Owing to reforms, capital and liquidity buffers the Bulgarian banking system has stabilized in the wake of the closure of Corporate Commercial Bank in 2014.

Business » Finance | May 25, 2017, Thursday // 09:45 | Viewed: 5367

Accession to Eurozone Remains Top Priority for Bulgaria

‘’Accession to the Eurozone remains top priority for Bulgaria’’, Finance Minister Vladislav Goranov said at a conference for the 25th anniversary of the Association of Commercial Banks in Bulgaria.

Business » Finance | May 24, 2017, Wednesday // 16:11 | Viewed: 17269

Bulgaria Will Work to Attract More Italian Investors

‘’We will work to strengthen and develop the trade and economic relations between Bulgaria and Italy’’, said the Bulgarian Minister of Economy Emil Karanikolov during a meeting with the Italian Ambassador to Bulgaria Stefano Baldi, BNR reported.

Business » Finance | May 23, 2017, Tuesday // 16:24 | Viewed: 14469

Bulgaria’s Current Balance Shows Deficit of EUR 254M

The Central Bank of Bulgaria reports deficit of the country’s current balance, amounting to some EUR 254M for March, on surplus of EUR 131M in March 2016, according to BNR.

Business » Finance | May 18, 2017, Thursday // 16:49 | Viewed: 3726

High Administrative Court Revokes Government Decision to Set Minimum Wage at BGN 460 for 2017

The High Administrative Court today annulled the government’s decree that set minimum wage at BGN 460 for 2017, the Bulgarian Chamber of Commerce and Industry (BCCI) said.

Business » Finance | May 17, 2017, Wednesday // 16:44 | Viewed: 15986

75% of Bulgarian’s Money Goes For Food, Bills, Taxes and Transport

According to data from the National Statistical Institute for the first quarter of the year, Bulgarians spend 75% of their income on food, household bills, taxes and insurance, transport and telecommunication, reported BNR.

Business » Finance | May 17, 2017, Wednesday // 09:54 | Viewed: 3724

Average Monthly Salary Up in Q1 of 2017

EUR 516 is the average monthly salary for the first quarter of the year – National Statistical data show.

Business » Finance | May 15, 2017, Monday // 16:23 | Viewed: 15106

Monthly Inflation is 0.7% in April Compared to March 2017

The consumer price index for April 2017 compared to March 2017 is 100.

Business » Finance | May 15, 2017, Monday // 14:05 | Viewed: 14124

Finance Ministry Foresees Increasing Minimum Wage to BGN 510 From Jan 2018

The government foresees increasing the minimum wage from BGN 460 to BGN 510 as of January 1, 2018, to BGN 560 as of January 1, 2019 and to BGN 610 as of January 1, 2020.

Business » Finance | May 12, 2017, Friday // 18:33 | Viewed: 14811

Government Proclaims Its Mid-Term Budget Forecast

The financial ministry has proclaimed its draft mid-term budget forecast up till 2020.

Business » Finance | May 12, 2017, Friday // 16:57 | Viewed: 85278

Bulgaria May Fall Short of Forecast 3% Growth Next Year

''Bulgaria may fail to achieve even the forecast economic growth of around 3% in 2018'', said the economist Krasen Stanchev, according to FOCUS Radio’s Good Morning Bulgaria.

Business » Finance | May 12, 2017, Friday // 16:40 | Viewed: 13671

Average Social Security Income for Bulgaria is BGN 811.13 in March 2017

The average social security income for Bulgaria in March 2017 was BGN 811.

Business » Finance | May 11, 2017, Thursday // 16:34 | Viewed: 12795
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