GDP growth will accelerate to 4.9% in 2022 mainly on the back of funding from the EU’s recovery plan, according to the finance ministry’s October 2021 macroeconomic forecast
The Bulgarian company claims to run 10 billion dollars in assets. Such growth comes with challenges
Old faces, new falls from grace and a BMW you can buy cheap
Lucy Irvine’s year on a desert island once featured in a hit movie - now her LIFE organization fights for animal welfare.
A 57-million euro project for better urban transport infrastructure that was due for completion in 2016, but still isn’t fully operational to this day
Vladislav Panev, co-chair of the Green Movement that now has its first four MPs, talks Bulgarian oligarchs, the EU Green Recovery plan and their priorities during a probable short-lived Parliament
Why are Bulgaria and the EU suddenly betting on the most common element in the Universe
In 2019, Bulgarian authorities proposed to abolish the scheme granting citizenship in exchange for investment in the country. A year later, they’ve decided to expand it
Elections looming large, prosecutors denied and how Bulgaria remains at the end of the GDP tail in the EU
K Insights 5/03: Controversial changes to the media law were postponed, Eurohold wants to raise 100 mln euro on the stock exchange
A big plan that bets on hydrogen and solar, 100 million euro losses per week and how to get Bulgarians to vaccinate
K Insights 12/02: April will be very busy, and coming up: new debt and a 5000 hp supercar
The European Anti-Fraud office has threatened charges in connection with 6 mln.euro procurement in Sofia. This shows both the potential and the failings of OLAF.
Bulgarian authorities remove a significant barrier to market entry
Small firms which make up more than 90% of companies in Bulgaria, were hit hardest by the Covid-19 crisis
The government has opened its wallet, throwing money at COVID-19 in an attempt to cling to power and stave off protests
Bulgaria’s second party strives for the prime spot after months of anti-GERB protests. Who are the party’s movers and shakers?