May 20 – Tax Freedom Day in Bulgaria

Bulgaria's Tax Freedom Day in 2021 falls on May 20, the latest date in 10 years, said the Institute for Market Economics (IME).

Business » Finance | May 20, 2021, Thursday // 09:56 | Viewed: 2891

Bulgaria: Foreign Direct Investments Dwindle by EUR 27,8 Million – Bulgarian National Bank

Foreign direct investment in Bulgaria in the first three months of the year recorded an outflow of 27.

Business » Finance | May 19, 2021, Wednesday // 13:43 | Viewed: 3056

Bitcoin Plummets below $40,000 after China Announced New Curbs on Cryptocurrencies

Bitcoin tumbled below the $40,000 mark on Wednesday hitting a 3-1/2 month low and dragging down other digital coins after China imposed new restrictions on transactions involving cryptocurrencies.

Business | May 19, 2021, Wednesday // 12:03 | Viewed: 2725

New Entry Rules Go into Effect in Austria on 19 May.

Bulgaria is on Austria’s list of countries without quarantine requirement

Business » Tourism | May 19, 2021, Wednesday // 10:08 | Viewed: 3261

Bulgarian President: Japan, South Korea, Qatar Will Join Three Seas Initiative

Japan, South Korea and Qatar are countries that will also join the Three Seas initiative, because the initiative's priorities are good energy infrastructure and digital connectivity along the north-south axis in Central and Eastern Europe.

Business | May 19, 2021, Wednesday // 09:52 | Viewed: 2319

World Media Giants Cross Swards over Streaming Business

Amazon is ‘in talks' to buy Metro Goldwyn Mayer (MGM), the movie studio behind James Bond.

Business | May 18, 2021, Tuesday // 14:38 | Viewed: 2138

Bitcoin Plummeted to 3-month Low but then Recovers

Bitcoin rallied from a three-month low on Monday in a volatile session that saw investors initially selling and then buying cryptocurrencies in the wake of Tesla boss Elon Musk’s tweets about the carmaker’s bitcoin holdings.

Business | May 17, 2021, Monday // 15:54 | Viewed: 2625

Scandal around BDB Evolving as New Details Emerge

The Bulgarian Development Bank (BDB), which by law has to support small businesses, has granted loans worth of BGN 946 only to eight private companies.

Business » Finance | May 17, 2021, Monday // 15:05 | Viewed: 2988

EU Commissioner: There Are Conditions for Safe Reopening of Tourism in Summer

The European Union already has the right conditions in place for a “safe reopening” of tourism in the summer, its commissioner for the internal market, Thierry Breton, said on Friday (14 May), while warning that the recovery of the sector “will still take

Business » Tourism | May 17, 2021, Monday // 12:55 | Viewed: 2517

Germany Eases Entry Regulations for Arrivals from Bulgaria

Germany has eased its rules for people arriving from Bulgaria, removing obligatory quarantine for those who have been vaccinated, undergone Covid-19 or have a negative PCR test for the illness, according to Bulgaria’s national information system.

Business » Tourism | May 17, 2021, Monday // 11:57 | Viewed: 2859

Ryanair Posts Record Annual Losses Due to Pandemic Restrictions


Business | May 17, 2021, Monday // 11:48 | Viewed: 2054

Detailed Audit Pending at Bulgarian Development Bank

The Bulgarian Development Bank will be thoroughly audited.

Business » Finance | May 17, 2021, Monday // 10:08 | Viewed: 2548

Tourist Season in Greece Officially Opened, See What Entry Rules Are

As of today, the tourist season in Greece has officially kicked off Checkpoints Kulata – Promahon and Makaza – Nymfaia are open entry of tourists.

Business » Tourism | May 14, 2021, Friday // 16:43 | Viewed: 6537

Over Third of Rose Plantations in Bulgaria Could Remain Unharvested

At least 40% of the rose gardens in our country this year may remain unharvested At least 40% of the rose gardens in our country this year will remain unharvested.

Business | May 14, 2021, Friday // 16:09 | Viewed: 3094

Greece Is Cautiously Optimistic about Tourism Recovery This Summer

The head of Greece's tourism confederation SETE expressed "restrained optimism" on Friday for a recovery in the industry this year after the hammering from the COVID-19 pandemic, forecasting revenues could reach 40% of 2019 levels.

Business » Tourism | May 14, 2021, Friday // 14:47 | Viewed: 2650

EU Tourism Summit to Decide on Sector’s Transformation and Sustainability

Portugal’s secretary of state for tourism hopes that a high-level forum on Friday (14 May) will resolve “two major concerns”: the commitment of member states to sustainable tourism and funding lines for this transformation.

Business » Tourism | May 14, 2021, Friday // 14:03 | Viewed: 2428

Bitcoin plunges 15% after Musk Tweets Tesla Will Not Accept It as Payment

The price of bitcoin has nosedived after Tesla CEO Elon Musk said his company was suspending plans to accept the cryptocurrency as payment for electric vehicles.

Business | May 13, 2021, Thursday // 22:42 | Viewed: 1904

EU: Draconian Restrictions on Travel from India To Contain Spread of Lethal Covid-19 Strain

The Commission calls on EU Member States to take coordinated action to further restrict travel from India on a temporary basis, with a view to limiting the spread of the B.

Business » Tourism | May 13, 2021, Thursday // 14:52 | Viewed: 2504

London’s Heathrow Re-Directs Flights to Other British Airports to Ease Pressure on Border Services

UK main Heathrow Airport has announced plans to re-direct certain flights to other British airports or even EU hubs to ease pressure of hours waiting on border queues, BBC reported.

Business » Tourism | May 13, 2021, Thursday // 13:24 | Viewed: 2442

San Marino Lures Tourists with Russian Vaccine for EUR 50

San Marino, an independent micro-state in northern Italy, announced Wednesday (12 May) it would offer the Russian Sputnik Covid-19 vaccine to tourists for €50.

Business » Tourism | May 13, 2021, Thursday // 12:52 | Viewed: 2354

Bulgaria’s Exports Grow by 7,3 Percent in January – March 2021 – National Statistical Institute

In January – March 2021, the total value of all goods exported from Bulgaria amounted to 15.

Business » Finance | May 13, 2021, Thursday // 12:34 | Viewed: 2728
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