All posts tagged macroeconomic indicators

  • Europe emerges from double-dip recession
    August 14, 2013, by Selah Hennessy of VOANews

    The eurozone’s 18-month double-dip recession has finally come to an end, with the bloc growing three-tenths of one percent in the second quarter of 2013. But analysts say growth is […]

  • Bulgaria’s economy shrinks by 0.1% in Q2 2013
    August 14, 2013, by The Sofia Globe staff

    Bulgaria’s economy shrank by 0.1 per cent in the second quarter of the year, compared to the first three months of 2013, the National Statistical Institute (NSI) said in a […]

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    Euro zone officially emerges out of recession
    August 14, 2013, by The Sofia Globe staff

    The 17-country euro zone has emerged from recession after 17 months, going by figures released on August 14 2013 by European Union statistics office Eurostat. GDP rose by 0.3 per […]

  • Bulgarian annual inflation falls to 0.5% in July
    August 13, 2013, by The Sofia Globe staff

    Bulgaria’s consumer price index recorded deflation for the fifth consecutive month in July, while the annual inflation figure fell to 0.5 per cent, data from the National Statistical Institute (NSI) […]

  • FDI in Bulgaria rose by 13% in 2012 – UNCTAD report
    July 25, 2013, by The Sofia Globe staff

    Foreign direct investment (FDI) in Bulgaria rose by 13 per cent last year, reaching 1.48 billion euro, a report by the United Nations Conference on Trade and Development (UNCTAD), presented […]

  • FDI in Bulgaria in January-May was 505.4 million euro
    July 17, 2013, by Independent Balkan News Agency

    Foreign direct investment in Bulgaria in the first five months of the year stood at 505.4 million euro, the equivalent of 1.2 per cent of gross domestic product, according to […]

  • World Bank cuts Bulgaria’s economic growth forecast
    June 13, 2013, by The Sofia Globe staff

    The World Bank downgraded its estimates for global economic growth in 2013 and 2014, but said that the global economy appeared to transitioning to a period of more stable, if […]