From the strawberry fields of Bulgaria’s Ludogorie region to the European markets

A wrestler on Bulgaria’s national team with multiple triumphs on the European and Bulgarian mats behind his back – this is the reason Mehmed Feraim has risen to fame. Today, the 27-year-old man is achieving success also in the strawberry fields near his..

published on 6/5/20 10:03 AM

From the family gardens to world markets

The producers of rose oil from their own gardens near the town of Panagyurishte – the Ralchevs – lift the curtain on what exactly goes on at an organic farm and how the plants are grown. When the family’s heir, Vasil, developed his marketing..

published on 6/4/20 2:25 PM

Bulgaria has potential to become regional leader in startups

The Covid-19 pandemic postponed by several months the competition for most successful start up companies from Central and Eastern Europe- CESA (Central European Startup Awards). The Bulgarian Startup Association which unites more than 500 companies..

published on 6/2/20 1:53 PM

The state to put fuels market in order

The Bulgarian state is to build and launch into exploitation at least 100 petrol stations in the big cities and on the motorways within one year. The decision of the cabinet has provoked lively and contradictory comments. Until now, the..

published on 5/27/20 2:31 PM

There are no clear indicators, as yet, to what an extent our economy will plunge

As the Covid-19 pandemic was raging economic experts and analysts warned that the world was facing the deepest economic crisis, comparable to the great depression of the 1930s. According to European Commission forecasts..

published on 5/18/20 3:00 PM

Global pandemic threatens rose-growing in Bulgaria

All Bulgarian towns where oil-yielding rose is grown organize celebrations in May. However, this old means of livelihood has been experiencing serious difficulties during the coronavirus pandemic. Although there are many lands planted with..

published on 5/15/20 4:28 PM

The future of the aviation industry and air ticket prices remains unclear

The global pandemic has grounded more than 80% of aircraft, as all airlines are suffering huge financial damage, and some have already declared bankruptcy. The aviation sector expects the incurred losses to reach more than 3 trillion euros. The..

published on 5/14/20 1:52 PM

Measures in support of the business after the state of emergency discussed in Bulgaria

The question how Bulgaria would exit the crisis caused by the Covid-19 epidemic has become more topical recently. At this stage, its solution is linked mainly with measures for support of the most vulnerable segments of the national economy-the..

published on 4/30/20 12:34 PM

8 financial instruments to support businesses and citizens in Bulgaria

By means of 8 different financial instruments with a public resource of around BGN 4.5 billion (EUR 2.3 billion) the state is to support SMEs, the self-employed and persons on unpaid leave because of the crisis caused by the Covid-19 pandemic,..

published on 4/21/20 2:15 PM

Bulgarians and the economic sociology of crisis

At this time of dire virus crisis, sociological surveys studying the opinion of people in the country of what is going on with and around them have been mushrooming, with a focus on questions concerning health problems and the measures taken by..

published on 4/14/20 1:09 PM