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August 31, 2016, by The Sofia Globe staff

Bulgaria’s Finance Ministry said on August 31 that the consolidated Budget surplus for the seven months of 2016 was 3.28 billion leva, or 3.7 per cent of this year’s estimated gross […]

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Borissov takes control of Bulgaria’s EU presidency from Kouneva

August 31, 2016, by The Sofia Globe staff

Bulgarian Prime Minister Boiko Borissov is taking personal control of co-ordination of the preparation and implementation of Bulgaria’s presiden ...

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Bulgaria unemployment, at 7.9% in July, again lower than EU average

August 31, 2016, by The Sofia Globe staff

Unemployment in Bulgaria in July 2016 was 7.9 per cent, below the European Union average of 8.6 per cent, and down from 9.2 per cent a year earlier, a ...

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Bulgaria to enable restrictions on movement of asylum applicants

August 31, 2016, by The Sofia Globe staff

Bulgaria’s Cabinet approved on August 31 changes to State Agency for Refugees regulations that will enable restrictions on the movement of appli ...

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    Bulgaria Now podcast: Sofia Restaurant Week
    August 31, 2016, by The Sofia Globe staff

    The first Sofia Restaurant Week, September 11 to 17, is coming ever closer, as 25 of the Bulgarian capital’s finest restaurants prepare to welcome guests taking advantage of the attractive […]

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    Bulgaria seeing ‘record growth’ in tourism this summer
    August 30, 2016, by The Sofia Globe staff

    Bulgaria is reporting record growth in the number of tourists visiting the country in 2016 and this summer may be the country’s most successful tourism season, Tourism Minister Nikolina Angelkova […]