Latest News from Bulgaria

Thracian Tomb of Sveshtari: Part of the UNESCO World Heritage List

SOFIA, BULGARIA - The Thracian Tomb of Sveshtari is one of the biggest discoveries in the last 30 years in Bulgaria. Attracting many tourists from all parts of Bulgaria, the tomb has already gained popularity at the international level thanks to its presence on the UNESCO World Heritage List.

Unbelievable! Alexandra Nacheva is at the Top of the World in the Triple Jump with a Great Result

Alexandra Nacheva became world champion in the triple jump from the athletics championship for U20 years in Tampere. Bulgaria's  16-year-old girl competed with a personal record and best achievement in the world for the year - 14.18 meters. This is the first world title for Bulgaria in this age group since 2006, when Tezjan Naimova triumphed at 100 and 200 meters in Beijing.

The Automobile Industry in Bulgaria Needs Large Industrial Zones and 45 000 Workers

The automotive industry is going to need large industrial zones and another 45,000 workers in the next three, four years because of the expected growth in component manufacturing. This was announced by Lyubomir Stanislavov, Executive Director of "Automotive Cluster Bulgaria" at the discussion "Yes! On the Bulgarian Automotive Industry".

Ukrainian President Appoints Ambassadors to Bulgaria and Algeria

Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko has signed decrees dismissing Mykola Baltazhy as Ukraine's ambassador to Bulgaria and appointing Vitaliy Moskalenko to this post. 

The decrees have been posted on the website of the head of state.

In addition, the president signed a decree appointing Maksym Subkh as Ukraine's ambassador to the People's Democratic Republic of Algeria. 

Tennis: Four Romanian players among the seeded players at BRD Bucharest Open (WTA)

Not less than four Romanian tennis players are among the seeded players at the BRD Bucharest Open (WTA) tournament, equipped with total prizes worth 226,750 US dollars, to start on Monday on the BNR Arenas in the Capital City: Mihaela Buzarnescu is 2nd seeded, Irina Begu, last edition's winner, is 3rd seeded, Sorana Cirstea is seed no. 5 and Ana Bogdan is seed no. 6.

The Sun: Bulgaria is the Cheapest Place for a Family Holiday - AND it Costs Less than in 2017

IF you still haven't booked the summer holiday, it's time to head east.

The best value place to take a break in Europe is Bulgaria - and even it's even cheaper than last year.

Research by M&S Bank has shown that holidays for families are cheaper by 1.4 per cent this year than in 2017, a saving of £56, with Sunny Beach in Bulgaria coming out on top.

Uzbek-Bulgarian Trade House Opens in Sofia

AKIPRESS.COM - The opening ceremony of the Uzbek-Bulgarian trade house took place within the framework of the visit of the governmental delegation of Uzbekistan to Bulgaria, said the Uzbek Ministry of Foreign Trade on July 13.

Trade agreements for the supply of goods from Uzbekistan to Bulgaria were signed during this visit.

Bulgaria Takes Step Towards Eurozone 'Waiting Room'

Finance ministers of Eurozone countries and the European Central Bank, ECB, on Thursday welcomed Bulgaria's intention to "put in place the necessary elements for a successful entry into ERM 2" - the so-called "waiting room" for the Eurozone.

ECB Could take more than One Tear to Assess Bulgaria's Banking Union Bid

BRUSSELS (Reuters) - Bulgaria should send a request soon to join the banking union, a preliminary step before euro membership, and the assessment of its progress could take more than one year, European Central bank board member Benoit Coeure said on Thursday.

Euronews: Bulgaria, an Emerging Tourist Destination

Old streets, young spirit

Plovdiv, in Bulgaria, is one of the two European Capitals of Culture for 2019. (Matera, Italy, is the second).

How did Plovdiv win this distinction? Simply put, it is because Bulgaria is one of the fastest- rising tourist destinations in Europe.

Bulgaria's Path towards ERM II Participation

Today the Finance Ministers of the euro area Member States, the European Central Bank (ECB), the representatives of the Minister of Finance and of the Central Bank Governor of Denmark discussed the prospects of Bulgaria's participation in the Exchange Rate Mechanism (ERM II) in the presence of the Commission, the Bulgarian Finance Minister and Central Bank Governor, and issued the following sta

Bigger carrot and bigger stick will fix Balkans - FT

And this is true despite the gathering "delivering warm words and worthy initiatives," said an opinion piece entitled, "EUs waning influence opens a dangerous vacuum in the Balkans," cited on Thursday by Beta agency.