Latest News from Bulgaria

Bulgaria: Inflation Decline and GDP Growth

Annual inflation in Bulgaria for April 2023 compared to April 2022 is 11.6%, reports the NSI.

The quarterly total income on average per household person in the first quarter of 2023 was BGN 2,394 and increased by 19.3% compared to the same quarter of 2022.

COVID-19 in Bulgaria: 166 New Cases in the Last 24 hours

One hundred and sixty-six new cases of coronavirus were registered in Bulgaria in the last 24 hours. Three people have died with a coronavirus infection, according to data from the Unified Information Portal.

Weather in Bulgaria: Rainy but Warmer today

The minimum temperatures will be between 10°C and 17°C, and the maximum - from 22C° to 29°C, slightly lower on the high western fields and along the Black Sea.

The wind throughout the country will be oriented from the east-southeast, it will be moderate.

Bulgarian PM Candidate Mariya Gabriel has resigned as EU Commissioner

European Commissioner for Innovation, Research, Culture, Education and Youth Mariya Gabriel has submitted her resignation and it has been accepted by Commission President Ursula von der Leyen, according to a Commission announcement. Earlier, the Commission announced that European Commissioner Gabriel is on unpaid leave.

Bulgaria: The President handed the Mandate to form a Government to Mariya Gabriel and GERB

President Rumen Radev handed the first exploratory mandate to form a GERB-SDS government to the candidate for Prime Minister Mariya Gabriel.

After receiving the folder, Mariya Gabriel announced that she would do everything in her power in order for Bulgaria to have a working government - an expert cabinet with a clear program and goals.

EU Director of Reporters Without Borders: Bulgaria is still at the Bottom - Borissov's years were Disastrous for Journalism

In recent days, many Bulgarian journalists felt very puzzled by the new ranking of the renowned world organization, which is really the only one interested in the freedom of speech and the life of journalists in highly self-censoring, repressive societies where the big media are in the hands of a circle of businessmen directly related to certain political circles.

Weather in Bulgaria: Rains in the West and Warm Temperatures all over the country

Today in places mainly in Western Bulgaria, there will be rain showers, mostly weak, but by the evening they will stop in most areas. Over the eastern half of the country there will be more significant breaks and reductions in cloud cover, during the day to sunny weather.

COVID-19 in Bulgaria: Only 15 New Cases in the Last 24 hours

Only 15 new cases of COVID-19 have been registered in Bulgaria in the last 24 hours, according to the data of the Unified Information Portal. They were established with 485 tests, which means that the proportion of positive results is 3 percent.

In the last 24 hours, no patients with coronavirus have died.