Country: Bulgaria Population: 1 205 509

COVID-19 in Bulgaria: 3712 New Cases, 6548 Hospitalized

The number of newly registered cases in Bulgaria remains high - 3,712 out of 8,820 PCR tests performed, which is 42%.

Again, the capital is at the top of the list of areas with the highest number of infected. There are 929 cases in Sofia, 408 in Plovdiv, 301 in Varna.

Emergency measures from Friday in Bulgaria

Nadezhda Neynsky Nominated for Secretary General of Organization of the Black Sea Economic Cooperation


The Council of Minister has approved the candidature of Nadezhda Neynsky for the post of Secretary General of the Organization of the Black Sea Economic Cooperation for the period of 1 July 2021 - 30 June 2024, press service of the Council of Ministers reported.

Podcasts Bring Welcome Change to Bulgaria’s Stale Media Scene

Not long ago, tuning into a Bulgarian podcast was rare. In just a few years, however, the situation has changed hugely both in terms of choice and listeners' habits. Productions in different genres increasingly appear out of nowhere, and the podcast format is on the verge of obtaining serious momentum. 

Bulgarian Hospital Workers Association Creates New Portal for Medical Professionals


The BAHW (the Bulgarian Association of Hospital Workers) has launched an initiative aimed at creating an online portal for medical professionals from all over Bulgaria via which they will be able to exchange information in real time about the protocols concerning treatment of more grave cases or about COVID-19 patients with serious complications.