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Weekly newsletter 25-29 January
Despite some early signs of improvement in Bulgaria’s main economic indicators in the third quarter, the biggest companies listed on the stock exchange in Sofia saw the outflow of investors continue.
All top 20 companies achieved a revenue growth' it is above average for nine of them
In total, the liabilities of the top 300 companies in terms of revenue in the country grew by over BGN 4.5 billion, reaching almost BGN 50 billion
As many as 60% of the most profitable companies improved their profitability rates in 2019
Bulgarian Telecomunications Company, operating under the Vivacom brand, has rolled out the first version of its 5G network - with limitations in both coverage and capacity
The sharpest economic drop on record was expected to be followed by a quick recovery. The third quarter is not looking so good though.
Changes at large local employers drive 2018 growth in several Bulgarian districts
Since the start of the year, the Ministry of Finance has been briskly selling government bonds amidst strong investor interest
The construction sector has significantly increased communication investment
Bulgaria, unfortunately, has built an image of a country deeply affected by organized crime
Inflated prices, low liquidity and the slowdown of the world economy have brought about a sharp decline of sales in Bulgaria
For the first time, the yearly Gepard ranking of most dynamic small and midsize enterprises in Bulgaria by Capital comprises more than 2200 companies. They have increased their revenues by more than 30% in 2018.
Revenue growth slowed at retail chains in 2018 but remained adequate at over 8%