Not enough people: Bulgarian universities and firms struggle to recruit
Bulgarian companies from all sectors seek to hire 200,000 new employees - but workers are proving elusive
Michael Ignatieff: The History That Got Us Here
The Canadian historian, politician and author reflects on the Russian war against Ukraine, why it happened - and where it might bring us
How Bulgaria’s internet slowed down
Network speed in the country was the fourth fastest in the world in 2009, yet now it ranks 53rd. Why?
2021: Bulgaria in cultural highlights
How the year fared for local literature, cinema and contemporary art
Food and beverage Top 30: Sunflower Billions
The sector as a whole performs well, but the champion is sunflower oil production
Bulgaria explained: Why is the fertility coefficient higher in Sofia province than in Sofia city?
Еvery Tuesday we look at the Eurostat regional yearbook statistics and explain some curious data on Bulgaria
Is State Capitalism Marching On?
Within a brief period, Bulgaria’s government has aggressively injected billions of levs into key sectors, and has effectively started nationalizing businesses
Pushing reform through the back door
The Ministry of Health is attempting to revamp the ailing health care sector through increased government intervention but mounting criticism may dampen its enthusiasm
New billion-lev deal in Bulgaria’s banking sector
DSK Bank is set to buy Societe Generale Expressbank for close to 1.0 billion levs, or 1.3 times its capital, vying for the top spot in the sector in terms of assets.
Is it really greens vs business in Bansko?
The possibility of Bansko ski zone expansion into the Pirin National Park sparked nation-wide protests, international public scandals and inter-institutional bickering, revealing the degree to which the Bulgarians state is captured by private interests
Are emigration trends turning in Bulgaria?
The number of people moving out of the country after it joined the EU did not rise
Litex Motors hits the wall
The demise of a car maker speaks more about the way business is done sometimes in Bulgaria than about the country’s automotive sector