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Bulgaria: BDB Management Board Withholds Information on Credit Files – Caretaker Economy Minister

The Management Board of the Bulgarian Development Bank (BDB) Monday refused to provide the bank's audit committee with information on the BDB's credit files, caretaker Economy Minister Kiril Petkov told reporters on Tuesday. In his words, the refusal read, "The information on the credit files is ready, but we will not give it to you."

Bulgaria: Foreign Direct Investments Dwindle by EUR 27,8 Million – Bulgarian National Bank

Foreign direct investment in Bulgaria in the first three months of the year recorded an outflow of 27.8 million euro, the equivalent of 0.04 per cent of the gross domestic product (GDP), statistics of the Bulgarian National Bank (BNB) showed on May 19.

Pandemic Crisis Management Cost Bulgaria BGN 5,1 Billion So Far – Finance Minister

From the outbreak of the pandemic to the end of March 2021, the state treasury spent BGN 5.1 billion to deal with the impact of Covid-19. This became clear during the hearing of the outgoing Minister of Finance Kiril Ananiev in the National Assembly.

Bulgarian Debt Increased by 6.5% to Total of Over 37 Bln Euros Compared to One Year Ago

Bulgaria's gross external debt (private and public) continues to grow as part of gross domestic product (GDP). At the end of January, it was 37.613 billion euros, an increase of 6.5% in one year. Thus, it represents 58.2% of the country's projected GDP, according to preliminary data from the Bulgarian National Bank (BNB).

Bulgarian National Bank Releases New Gold Coin: Birth of Christ

National bank will release gold coin "Rozhdestvo Hristovo".

As of December 7, 2020, the Bulgarian National Bank will release a gold commemorative coin on the theme of "Rozhdestvo Hristovo" (Birth of Christ) from the series "Bulgarian Iconography". The price of the coin is 1300 BGN.