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October 30, 2014, by The Sofia Globe staff

Bulgaria places 38th out of 189 economies in the World Bank’s Doing Business 2015 rankings, having dropped two places in the past year. The report measures the ease of doing […]

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Expert: Dollar to reach parity with euro

October 29, 2014, by Raymond Johnston of The Prague Post

One factor that European and other markets are going to have to prepare for is the emerging strength of the US dollar, according to Peter Oppenheimer, ...

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Bulgarian business sentiment drops for fifth straight month

October 28, 2014, by The Sofia Globe staff

The business climate index in Bulgaria worsened for the fifth consecutive month in October 2014, driven down mainly by the more unfavourable business ...

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Bulgarian politicians stay silent on Corporate Commercial Bank audit as opinions pour in

October 23, 2014, by The Sofia Globe staff

As economists and bankers pitched in with opinions following the central bank’s selected disclosure of the results of an audit at the Corporate ...

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    Progress Software announces intention to acquire Bulgaria’s Telerik
    October 23, 2014, by Independent Balkan News Agency

    The United States’s Progress Software Corporation has announced that it has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire privately held Bulgarian fim Telerik AD, a leading provider of application development tools, […]

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    Bulgaria annual deflation up to 0.8% in September
    October 14, 2014, by The Sofia Globe staff

    Bulgaria’s consumer price index (CPI) posted another month of deflation, shrinking by 0.2 per cent in September, which pushed the annual deflation figure at the end of the month up […]

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    ECB to regulate 120 of Europe’s largest banks
    October 10, 2014, by VOANews

    A member of the Executive Board of Germany’s central bank, Deutsche Bundesbank, says in less than a month, the European Central Bank (ECB) will assume “direct supervision” for 120 of […]