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Sofia Bulgaria sunset business climate photo Clive Leviev-Sawyer
September 29, 2014, by Independent Balkan News Agency

Business people in Bulgaria were gloomy in September 2014, as the overall business climate indicator measured by the National Statistical Institute (NSI) registered a downturn for the fourth month consecutively. […]

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Sour year for Bulgaria’s 2014 grape crop

September 19, 2014, by Independent Balkan News Agency

It is not, to crush the skins of the famous film, a Good Year for Bulgaria’s grape crop. If anything, for Bulgaria – hit by a series of deluges of ...

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Ukrainian banks among riskiest, says S&P rating

September 18, 2014, by The Kyiv Post

Standard & Poor’s, a New York-based assessor of credit worthiness, thinks the Ukrainian banking sector is on shaky ground. According to its late ...

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EBRD cuts Bulgaria growth forecast to 1.5%

September 18, 2014, by The Sofia Globe staff

The European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD) said on September 18 that it cuts its economic growth forecast for Bulgaria from 1.9 per c ...

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    Bulgaria annual deflation down to 0.6% in August
    September 15, 2014, by The Sofia Globe staff

    Bulgaria’s consumer price index (CPI) posted another month of deflation, shrinking by 0.2 per cent in August, but the annual deflation figure at the end of the month decreased to […]

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    Netflix sets sights on Europe
    September 14, 2014, by VOANews

    Netflix, the U.S. video-streaming giant, is set to launch the second phase of its European expansion plan next week in Germany, Austria, Switzerland, Belgium and France. However, Netflix is receiving […]

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    Gloomy panorama for biggest companies of Central Europe
    September 5, 2014, by Independent Balkan News Agency

    A deteriorating economic situation across Central Europe combined in 2013 with an increasingly uncertain geopolitical situation to drive revenue stagnation for many of the region’s largest companies. For the third […]