Is Bulgaria under Boyko Borissov still a viable Western partner? or is it russia’s Trojan horse in the EU?
BSP’s primary aim is to dominate the left-wing space, not to fight GERB or win the presidential elections
The five (dis)united parties fight to survive amidst internal bickering and Borissov’s attempts to use them as a buffer
A businessman, a teacher and a journalist were amongst the deported "Gülenists"
Since 2008 Bulgarian governments have failed to restrain the growing fiscal deficit, which could be a long-term problem for the budget
The economy will suffer from depressed external demand but domestic consumption will support growth
NBG could receive up to 500 mln euro for UBB
Bulgaria remains a cheap location for new enterprises but staff shortage becomes a problem
The new BTC owner is a rare breed of a lobbyist who has been able to maintain his network of contacts for more than 20 years