The week: Varna’s promise, Sofia’s divide, WCC's suspicious Brussels move, BG Football's dictator moment
K insights newsletter: 10.11
Record-low turnout, a very colorful picture across the country and a vengeful Borissov
The upcoming vote will be a test for established and rising parties alike, and might lead to redistribution of power at national level
Joining the Eurozone by the end of 2025 is "quite realistic," while the rotation cabinet might last more than 18 months, PM Nikolay Denkov told the conference organized by Capital
How not to lose another decade
Beyond its pro-Ukrainian tilt, the cabinet has so far only been noted for its appointment scandals, its dependency on MRF and the absence of promised key reforms
Low investment rates limit the country’s long-term potential for economic growth
Angela Rodel: "The past can become dangerous when it becomes collectivized, shallow and sold back as propaganda"
The translator of the award-winning novel by Georgi Gospodinov talks linguistics, the dangers lurking in the collective past and how Bulgaria has changed in the past 20 years
The dangers of indecision
K Insights newsletter 16/06
The main growth drivers reached an inflection point in Q1 2023
Laundering Borissov, purging the secret services, coordinating with embassies: What froze cabinet talks?
A leaked discussion of WCC’s National Council has jeopardized government negotiations with GERB
It will be formed with the second mandate of Prime Minister Nikolay Denkov and will have Mariya Gabriel as his deputy. They will then swap positions after nine months.
The biggest difference between the two countries is the degree of success in their fight against corruption
Is the euro coming at all, the Russian assets in Bulgaria are in for a freeze, trouble at the European prosecution
With prospects for a coalition in the current parliament looking slim, the country is likely heading towards more inconclusive elections, lower turnout and diminishing public trust in the political process
Trains, cities, and Elon Musk in the Northwest