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  • It is early for Bulgaria to think about financing from the International Monetary Fund because of the COVID-19 crisis. This was stated by Finance Minister Vladislav Goranov during the extraordinary meeting of the budget committee of the National Assembly.
    Minister Goranov announced will we be financed by the IMF because of COVID-19
    2020-04-06 08:30:17
    It is early for Bulgaria to think about financing from the International Monetary Fund because of the COVID-19 crisis. This was stated by Finance Minister Vladislav Goranov during the extraordinary meeting of the budget committee of the National Assembly.
  • There is a resonance in GERB's proposal that party subsidies should not be paid during a state of emergency.
    Valery Simeonov is also against paying party subsidies
    2020-04-06 08:30:04
    There is a resonance in GERB's proposal that party subsidies should not be paid during a state of emergency.
  • We have an increase in the unemployment rate since Friday over 7100 people, of them over 5,000 have cited the coronavirus as the cause. It is understandable, the winter season ended, many of our compatriots returned from abroad as they lost their jobs. They also have the right to receive compensation in our country, for returnees there is a cap on benefits, they are agreed. This was stated in the program “Benovska Pita” Denitsa Sacheva, Minister of Labour and Social Policy
    Sacheva: Unemployed can work in agriculture with wages and compensation for unemployment
    2020-04-06 04:30:04
    We have an increase in the unemployment rate since Friday over 7100 people, of them over 5,000 have cited the coronavirus as the cause. It is understandable, the winter season ended, many of our compatriots returned from abroad as they lost their jobs. They also have the right to receive compensation in our country, for returnees there is a cap on benefits, they are agreed. This was stated in the program “Benovska Pita” Denitsa Sacheva, Minister of Labour and Social Policy
  • “The balance is very difficult, all institutions are like coupled vessels. We follow the rules. We managed today to extend by one month the deadline after the end of the state of emergency ceases to run the 14-day deadline. After June 13, consumers will have the option to pick up vouchers to postpone their trips for up to 24 months” time. This is what the Minister of Tourism Nikolina Angelkova said in the program “Benovska Pita” on Channel 3.
    Angelkova with important news about travel vouchers
    2020-04-06 03:30:16
    “The balance is very difficult, all institutions are like coupled vessels. We follow the rules. We managed today to extend by one month the deadline after the end of the state of emergency ceases to run the 14-day deadline. After June 13, consumers will have the option to pick up vouchers to postpone their trips for up to 24 months” time. This is what the Minister of Tourism Nikolina Angelkova said in the program “Benovska Pita” on Channel 3.
  • Assistance to eurozone members affected by the coronavirus crisis should come from European level, European Central Bank (ECB) Governing Council member Isabel Schnabel said, as quoted by Reuters, BTA reported.
    ECB declared itself a one-time issue of coronbonds
    2020-04-06 02:30:17
    Assistance to eurozone members affected by the coronavirus crisis should come from European level, European Central Bank (ECB) Governing Council member Isabel Schnabel said, as quoted by Reuters, BTA reported.
  • 6 -7% contraction of the economy is the bad case scenario, we rely on 3%
    Menda Stoyanova proposes new ceiling for external loans - up to 10 billion euros
    2020-04-06 02:30:05
    6 -7% contraction of the economy is the bad case scenario, we rely on 3%
  • One of the most important tasks at the moment is cleaning and disinfection in the city, explained in the studio of “The Day begins with Georgi Lyubenov” on BNT the mayor of the capital Yordanka Fandakova. She explained that despite the precipitation during today the disinfection of stops continues because it is important to clean up the risk areas.
    Fandakova: We took measures for the business and the budget of the municipality
    2020-04-06 00:30:06
    One of the most important tasks at the moment is cleaning and disinfection in the city, explained in the studio of “The Day begins with Georgi Lyubenov” on BNT the mayor of the capital Yordanka Fandakova. She explained that despite the precipitation during today the disinfection of stops continues because it is important to clean up the risk areas.
  • The lack of passengers because of Germany's strict social distance requirements leads to greater accuracy of train movements, the state-owned rail company reports, quoted by DPA.
    German trains more accurate during pandemic
    2020-04-05 23:30:16
    The lack of passengers because of Germany's strict social distance requirements leads to greater accuracy of train movements, the state-owned rail company reports, quoted by DPA.