Archiv: Bulgaria

21.07.2019 - 14:21 [ CNN ]

An entire nation just got hacked


Asen Genov is pretty furious. His personal data was made public this week after records of more than 5 million Bulgarians got stolen by hackers from the country’s tax revenue office.
In a country of just 7 million people, the scale of the hack means that just about every working adult has been affected.

12.07.2019 - 16:00 [ Reuters ]

Bulgaria to raise its fiscal deficit target over F-16 purchase

Bulgaria plans to raise its 2019 fiscal deficit target to about 2% of economic output from current 0.5% to finance a $1.26 billion deal to buy eight new F-16 aircraft from the United States, Finance Minister Vladislav Goranov said on Friday.

09.02.2019 - 02:12 [ The Sofia Globe ]

Brexit: British ambassador in Sofia addresses open letter to UK nationals in Bulgaria

The UK ambassador in Sofia, Emma Hopkins, published an open letter on February 8 on the topic of Brexit, addressed to British nationals living in Bulgaria. The full, unedited, text is below