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12% of companies in Bulgaria have stopped work, according to BCCI poll

12% of companies in Bulgaria have stopped working since the start of the emergency, according to an express survey by the Bulgarian Chamber of Commerce and Industry. The reason is that they are either closed because they fall into the circle of companies that have to cease operations, or there is a total collapse of orders.
48% of the firms surveyed indicated they were continuing work, maintaining high sanitary and hygienic norms at work. At 38% of businesses, employees work from their homes.

About 23% of the companies surveyed, employees or part of them are on paid leave and 18% in unpaid.

According to 96% of the companies surveyed, the most important thing is to ensure smooth movement of goods.