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January 12, 2017, by Independent Balkan News Agency

Bulgaria’s exports in January to November 2016 were 1.5 per cent higher than in January-November 2015, while imports dropped by 1.8 per cent, the National Statistical Institute (NSI) said on […]

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Unemployment in Bulgaria drops to 7.1%, again below EU average

January 9, 2017, by Independent Balkan News Agency

Unemployment in Bulgaria was 7.1 per cent in November 2016, down from 7.9 per cent a year earlier, continuing the trend of being below the average for ...

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Bulgarians ‘spent a billion euro’ over Christmas-New Year – report

January 9, 2017, by Independent Balkan News Agency

Bulgarian consumers spent more than two billion leva (about a billion euro) between December 20 and 31, going by National Revenue Agency data from cas ...

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Industry Watch: Plovdiv becoming industrial capital of Bulgaria

January 3, 2017, by Independent Balkan News Agency

Plovdiv is increasingly establishing itself as the industrial capital of Bulgaria, according to economists and analysts from the Industry Watch think- ...

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    Bulgaria has among lowest job vacancy rates in the EU
    December 15, 2016, by The Sofia Globe staff

    Bulgaria was among five European Union countries with the lowest job vacancy rates in the third quarter of 2016, EU statistics agency Eurostat said on December 15. Bulgaria’s job vacancy […]

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    Large Bulgarian tour operator files for bankruptcy
    December 13, 2016, by Independent Balkan News Agency

    Bulgarian tour operator Alfatour, described as one of the largest in the country, has filed for insolvency on December 13, sparking a row with its insurance company. Alfatour blamed the […]