Archive for December 12th, 2016

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December 12, 2016, by The Sofia Globe staff

The British expatriate community in Bulgaria is being drawn in to help families of victims of the fatal explosion in the north-eastern village of Hitrino, it emerged on December 12, […]

Bulgaria’s exports to non-EU countries drop 10.6% y/y in January – October 2016

December 12, 2016, by Independent Balkan News Agency

Bulgaria’s exports to non-EU countries were 10.6 per cent lower in January to October 2016 than in January – October 2015, the National Statistica ...

Bulgarian government grants 10M leva to assist blast-hit Hitrino village

December 12, 2016, by The Sofia Globe staff

The Bulgarian government is granting 10 million leva (about 5.1 million euro) to assist the village of Hitrino, Prime Minister Boiko Borissov said at ...

Close to 64% of Bulgarians have home internet, 7 of 10 use phone to access the net at home

December 12, 2016, by The Sofia Globe staff

About 63.5 per cent of households in Bulgaria had internet access at home in 2016, an increase of 4.4 percentage points over 2015, the National Statis ...

  • Bulgaria annual CPI down to 0.5% deflation in November
    December 12, 2016, by The Sofia Globe staff

    Bulgaria’s annual consumer price index (CPI) recorded 0.5 per cent deflation in November 2016, down from 0.6 per cent a month earlier, with prices flat on a monthly basis, according […]

  • Romanian left return to power in triumphant comeback
    December 12, 2016, by Deutsche Welle

    One year after exiting the political scene amidst scandal and unrest, Romania’s center-left Social Democratic Party (PSD) staged a major comeback on Sunday. Exit polls gave the PSD a clear […]

  • Early results in Macedonia elections prove inconclusive
    December 12, 2016, by Deutsche Welle

    Both the incumbent VMRO-DPMNE and opposition Social Democrats announced they were victorious in Macedonia’s election on Sunday. The Macedonian State Election Commission said the conservative VMRO-DPMNE party won 37.98 percent [&hellip ...