All posts tagged euro zone

July 24, 2021, by The Sofia Globe staff

Fitch Ratings has re-affirmed Bulgaria’s sovereign long-term foreign and local currency Issuer Default Ratings (IDRs) at ‘BBB’, maintaining a positive rating outlook. The credit ratings agency said that the outlook […]

Poll: Support for Bulgaria joining euro rose to 54% over past year

July 9, 2021, by The Sofia Globe staff

Fifty-four per cent of Bulgarians are in favour of the country adopting the EU’s common currency the euro, a gain of six percentage points compa ...

Poll: Record public support for the euro, scrapping 1 and 2 cent coins

May 27, 2021, by The Sofia Globe staff

Public support for the euro has reached an all-time high, according to the European Commission’s latest Eurobarometer survey, the results of whi ...

Bulgaria’s path to euro: ECB to directly supervise five Bulgarian banks

September 12, 2020, by The Sofia Globe staff

The European Central Bank (ECB) has announced the list of banks in Bulgaria which will be subject to direct supervision by the ECB, as of October 1 20 ...

  • Lifting of capital controls in Greece finalised
    September 2, 2019, by Independent Balkan News Agency

    After four years, the capital controls in Greece have finally been lifted. The grounds for such a development had been laid by the previous government and has been implemented by […]