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May 13, 2020, by The Sofia Globe staff

At a news conference on the night of May 13, as the final hours of the State of Emergency to counter Covid-19 ticked by, Health Minister Kiril Ananiev said that […]

Covid-19 in Bulgaria, May 13: More re-openings, more cases as State of Emergency ends

May 13, 2020, by The Sofia Globe staff

Bulgaria’s two-month State of Emergency to contain the spread of Covid-19 ends on May 13. Two months ago, on March 13, a total of 31 cases had b ...

Bulgaria’s Traffic Police in week-long special operation against speeding

May 13, 2020, by The Sofia Globe staff

Bulgaria’s Traffic Police are carrying out a special operation from May 13 to 20 against speeding. Traffic Police Inspector Chavdar Kochev said ...

Life expectancy in Bulgaria rose in 2017-2019, but is lowest in EU

May 13, 2020, by The Sofia Globe staff

Life expectancy at birth of the Bulgarian population calculated for the period 2017 – 2019 was 74.9 years, the National Statistical Institute (N ...

  • Bulgaria’s exports fell 8.8% in March 2020 year-on-year
    May 13, 2020, by The Sofia Globe staff

    In March 2020, Bulgaria’s exports decreased by 8.8 per cent compared with March 2019, while imports decreased by 6.3 per cent, the National Statistical Institute (NSI) said on May 13, […]

  • EBRD sees Bulgaria’s economy contracting 5% in 2020
    May 13, 2020, by The Sofia Globe staff

    Bulgaria’s economic output is expected to decline by five per cent in 2020, mainly because of a sharp decrease in economic activity in March and during the second quarter due […]