Archive for July 2nd, 2018

July 2, 2018, by The Sofia Globe staff

Out of the 28 European Union countries, Bulgaria has the eighth-lowest rate of passenger car ownership, according to figures released by EU statistics agency Eurostat. In Bulgaria in 2016, there […]

Unemployment in Bulgaria hits new low, 5% in May 2018

July 2, 2018, by Independent Balkan News Agency

Unemployment in Bulgaria hit another new low in May 2018, at five per cent, well below the EU average and down from 6.2 per cent in May 2017. Figures ...

Bulgarian revenue officials to swoop on Black Sea holiday resorts

July 2, 2018, by The Sofia Globe staff

As Bulgaria’s 2018 summer season gets underway, the National Revenue Agency has made its now-traditional announcement that it will be carrying o ...

Bozhidar Dimitrov, former minister and history museum director, dies aged 72

July 2, 2018, by The Sofia Globe staff

Bozhidar Dimitrov, the former long-time director of Bulgaria’s National History Museum and who briefly served as minister without portfolio, died on ...