The initiative provides a fast track for entrepreneurs from abroad to move their innovative businesses to Bulgaria
In the second article of a two-part series, KInsights explores how Putin’s war in Ukraine exposed that Bulgarian politics remains hostage to a powerful pro-Kremlin network holding key positions in the state
Bulgaria will soon have a working visa for startup entrepreneurs, but one in need of improvements
Through the local company Circles, the Israelis received an export permit for their product, which can be used to eavesdrop on human rights activists, journalists, dissidents, and politicians
How long will the Prime Minister Boyko Borissov dodge resigning after three months of protests and what comes next?
A dubious loan stirred public uproar in April, leading to the quick dismissal of the bank’s management but the new team seems unlikely to fix the systemic problems at the state-owned lender
The government has cleared the last hurdle on the path to the Eurozone’s waiting room by purchasing a 20% stake in the private lender for 140 million levs
Within a brief period, Bulgaria’s government has aggressively injected billions of levs into key sectors, and has effectively started nationalizing businesses
Prime Minister Borissov met President Trump in an attempt to align the energy and security interests of the two countries, but trod carefully so as not to infringe upon Russian interests in Bulgaria.
The parliament ratified a deal to purchase eight new F-16 US made fighter jets
Valeri Simeonov has proven himself as the most racy and controversial member of the third Borissov cabinet
The government is pressing ahead with turning Bulgarian Development Bank into a new milker for businesses politically well-connected
Bulgaria’s presidency of the Council of the EU is likely to run well but corruption, ultra-nationalists and language used by PM Boyko Borissov could spoil it all.
The three new nominations are subjected to regulatory approval
A war for the remnants of Corporate Commercial Bank’s heritage looms large behind a drive to nationalize Bulgaria’s fourth largest armaments company
Nominated by Ataka, rose in the ranks under GERB, endorsed the privatization of Bulgartabac by Delyan Peevski - these are the career highlights of the new Economy Minister
The three parties from the United Patriots might turn to be the bane of the third Borissov’ government