Veliko Tarnovo Province

Only 7% of Young People in Bulgaria with Higher Education Are Officially Unemployed

7 % оf people with higher education are officially unemployed, BNR reports.

The employment rate of the graduates is over 80%, announced the Deputy Minister of Labor and Social Policy Lazar Lazarov at the opening of the Youth Career Forum "National Career Days".

"National Career Days" 2018 Held in Sofia

177 companies from Sofia and the country participated in the 17th edition of the biggest career forum in Bulgaria - "National Career Days" 2018. The forum was opened on 13th of March and will continue in the next few days in another 7 Bulgarian cities. Since its launch, the initiative, which brings together employers and potential workers, has helped 40,000 people to start their careers.

Bulgarian Authorities Bust Printing House for Fake EUR 100 Banknotes

During a specialised operation on Friday, Bulgarian authorities busted a printing house for the production of counterfeit EUR 100 banknotes.

The operation was conducted by police officers from the regional directorates of the interior ministry in Pleven and Veliko Tarnovo as well as officials of the State Agency for National Security (DANS) and Europol.

Driver Dead, 14 Bulgarian Policemen Wounded as Truck Tumbles into Gully

A truck carrying 14 border police officers has gone off into a flooded gully, leaving the driver dead and many other passengers injured.

The incident unfolded at about 00:30 EET on Friday as the officers were returning from an operation conducted at the Bulgaria-Turkey border.

At a press conference, the Interior Ministry failed to clarify what caused the incident.