In four consecutive articles, Radio Bulgaria has focused attention on advantages, as well as investment and economic issues that Bulgarian planning regions face. Moving clockwise from the Northwest, North Central, Northeast and Southeastern..
After days of difficult negotiations between the government on the one hand, and the social partners represented by the trade unions and the employer organizations on the other, the government adopted a package of measures to compensate for the..
During the coronavirus crisis that has been raging since March 13 this year, Bulgarian business is showing solidarity and social responsibility every day . And this is happening as business is severely affected by the pandemic and is..
Eastern Bulgaria is divided into two planning regions framed by the lower Danube River to the north, the Black Sea to the east and Bulgaria’s southern neighbor Turkey. What are the specific characteristics of Eastern Bulgaria - north and..
As the coronavirus spreads, the act on the measures and actions during the state of emergency, promulgated in Bulgaria today, sets down mechanisms to protect the public and restrict damages to the economy. Some of the measures envisage halting..
Until a fortnight ago economic circles were talking of growth, of hiring more staff, of exports and imports, of prices and transport, of investments and of raising salaries. In the space of just10 days coronavirus changed all that. What everyone..
The territory of Bulgaria is divided into six planning regions, each covering several areas. They are important for shaping the policies that would be backed with EU funding. According to European legislation, in order to have a region,..
The state of emergency declared in Bulgaria last Friday over the outbreak of the new coronavirus has been quite flexible and soft until now. People are still allowed to travel, go to work and do shopping. Retail trade has suffered slight..
To what extent can the proximity of a major economic center such as Sofia, which generates nearly 40% of the country's GDP, influence the development of the most backward region in Bulgaria – the country’s Northwest? We are looking for..
The coronavirus came to Bulgaria at a rather difficult time. Thousands of migrants are pushing to enter the EU from Turkey, and although they have little chance of crossing the tightly guarded border enclosures, the situation is of concern to..
Due to lack of public consensus, Bulgaria's Health Minister Kiril Ananiev has revoked the order he issued on March 30 regarding the mandatory wearing of..
"The current situation in the country is more difficult than the economic crisis in 2009. Now we have casualties; we have people who have been..
Bulgaria’s government calls for extension of state of emergency until May 13 The Bulgarian cabinet will submit a proposal to this country’s..