Country: Bulgaria
Plovdiv Province
Population: 338 123

Dirty Air in 9 Cities Throughout the Country

The concentration of fine particulate matter is above the limit.

Dirty air this morning in 9 cities throughout the country. The concentration of fine particulate matter is above the admissible limits in Sofia, Varna, Burgas, Smolyan, Ruse, Plovdiv, Blagoevgrad, Kardzhali and Gorna Oryahovitsa.

The pollution in Smolyan was 2 times above the norm at 4 am. 

Bulgarian soccer fan run over by car in Thessaloniki after clashes

One Bulgarian soccer fan was killed in Thessaloniki during clashes between rival supporters, while two more fans got injured, police in the northern city reported on Sunday.

Fighting among rival fans broke out in central Thessaloniki one day after the Aris vs PAOK soccer derby on Saturday evening and a few hours before Sunday's PAOK vs Aris basketball match.

PM Borissov: This Year's GDP Will Exceed BGN 120 billion

"4-5 years ago, the GDP was 50 billion, and this year we will pass BGN 120 billion. It is good when there are such investments that leave added value in Bulgaria." This was stated by Prime Minister Boyko Borissov at the opening ceremony of a car lights production plant in the Industrial Zone near Plovdiv.

What Will Be the Most Sought After Professions in Bulgaria in 15 Years?

Estimates indicate that by 2034 the top occupations in the labor market search will be nurses and midwives, general education teachers for secondary and elementary education.

Assoc. Prof. Dr. Ralitsa Ganeva a member of a research team, who made medium and long-term forecasts for the labor market, said this at a forum at Moscow Park Hotel.

The Election Campaign For the Local Elections Has Begun

Since midnight, we are officially in the election campaign for the local vote. Mayoral candidates and municipal councilors will have a month to attract voter support. Over 6 million and 200 thousand people are eligible to vote.

In this election, more than 36,000 people are mayoral candidates and municipal councilors nationwide.