Archive for December, 2018

December 31, 2018, by Independent Balkan News Agency

Volen Siderov, parliamentary leader of the United Patriots – the grouping of far-right and nationalist parties that is the minority partner in Bulgarian Prime Minister Boiko Borissov’s government – has […]

Increase of 4.9% in foreign tourist visits to Bulgaria in January-November 2018

December 30, 2018, by The Sofia Globe staff

There were more than 8.834 million visits by foreign tourists to Bulgaria in January to November 2018, an increase of 4.9 per cent compared with Janua ...

Close to 7% of Bulgarians’ household spending is on restaurants and hotels – Eurostat

December 30, 2018, by The Sofia Globe staff

In 2017, about 6.9 per cent of household spending by Bulgarians was on restaurants and hotels, European Union statistics agency Eurostat said. This wa ...

New Year’s Eve open air concerts scheduled for Sofia, Plovdiv, Varna, Bourgas

December 30, 2018, by The Sofia Globe staff

Open-air concerts are scheduled for Bulgaria’s capital Sofia, as well as second city Plovdiv, “sea capital” Varna and Black Sea city ...

  • Events in Bulgaria in 2019: The Big Questions
    December 30, 2018, by Clive Leviev-Sawyer

    A number of events are scheduled for Bulgaria in 2019; well, some are scheduled, others are – to riff on Rumsfeld – the unknown unknowns. Lacking a crystal ball, for […]