Radev, Rakiya and Ryanair: This Day in Numbers

Written by on January 14, 2017 in Latest, Leisure, Miscellaneous - No comments

This is a random mix of facts in numbers.

9 degrees is today’s maximum temperature at Bulgaria’s Black Sea coast.

12,000 is the number of secret service agents, which were announced by the Bulgarian Dossier Commission in 10 years.

6 is the number of days it will take until Donald J. Trump is inaugurated as President of the United States.

8 is the number of days it will take until former Air Force general Rumen Radev is inaugurated as President of the Republic of Bulgaria.

72 is the estimated number of days until Bulgaria has early parliamentary elections.

10.5 is the percentage of support far-right, xenophobic parties, cooperating as the United Patriots, have among Bulgarian voters, according to a recent poll.

100 will be the number of dancers, actors, technicians and managers in the travel party, when the musical “Cats” comes to Sofia in May of 2017.

2 is the number of the newer terminal at Sofia Airport, which will be used by Ryanair, starting on Monday, January 16th, 2017.

3,518 is the number of readers this publication had on January 7th, 2017.

1978 is the year the Bulgarian band FSB released a stunning Gino Vannelli cover tune.

680 kilometers is the distance Vilian Stefanov walked in November, all the way from Kalotina to Varna.

14 is the number of Airbus A380 Lufthansa owns. One of them recently came to Sofia.

3 is the number of Bulgarian Border Police officers, who were just convicted of accepting bribes, while more than 20 officers were arrested on the same charges yesterday.

1,000 is the number of years Bulgarians have been making and drinking Rakiya, according to archaeologists.

By im.

 

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