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February 22, 2019, by Independent Balkan News Agency

Following its fourth meeting, the Bulgarian-North Macedonian commission on issues in history and education has proposed that the two countries jointly honour the historical figures Tsar Samuil, St Clement of […]

Bulgarian vehicle administration official who demanded bribe fined 5000 leva, community service

February 21, 2019, by Independent Balkan News Agency

A former Bulgarian Motor Vehicle Administration official who demanded a 20 euro bribe from a Turkish lorry driver – who filmed the incident R ...

Greece eases border crossing rules for citizens of North Macedonia

February 21, 2019, by Independent Balkan News Agency

North Macedonian citizens will cross the border with Greece only with their travel documents. The sheets of paper that had to be filled in order to en ...

Bulgaria and Romania to step up co-operation to help development of SMEs

February 20, 2019, by Independent Balkan News Agency

At a regular meeting on February 20, Bulgaria’s Cabinet approved a draft memorandum of understanding on small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs ...

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    FDI in Bulgaria in 2018 was 1.53B euro
    February 19, 2019, by Independent Balkan News Agency

    Foreign direct investment in Bulgaria in 2018 stood at 1.53 billion euro, the equivalent of 2.8 per cent of the gross domestic product (GDP), statistics from the Bulgarian National Bank […]

  • Serbia confers highest state honour on Bulgarian PM Borissov
    February 15, 2019, by Independent Balkan News Agency

    Serbia has conferred its highest state honour on Bulgarian Prime Minister Boiko Borissov, the Bulgarian government information service said. The Order of the Republic of Serbia was conferred on Borissov […]