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Monday, 20 March 2017 - 11:00

Preliminary data of the NSI for the fourth quarter of 2016 indicate that the total hourly labour cost rose by 8.0% compared to the fourth quarter of 2015.

Wednesday, 15 March 2017 - 11:00

In 2016 the unemployment rate was 7.6%, and the employment rate of population aged 20 - 64 was 67.7%.

Tuesday, 14 March 2017 - 11:00

The consumer price index in February 2017 compared to January 2017 was 100.0%, i.e. the monthly inflation was 0.0%.

Monday, 13 March 2017 - 11:00

In January 2017 the Bulgarian exports to third countries increased by 12.7% compared to the same month of 2016 and amounted to 1 312.1 Million BGN while the imports grew by 30.8% and added up to 1 574.9 Million BGN.

In January 2017 the total value of all exported goods (both for third countries and EU) amounted to 3 724.0 Million BGN and in comparison with the corresponding period of the previous year the exports increased by 8.7% while the total value of all imported goods added up to 4 206.9 Million BGN and grew by 21.2%.

Monday, 13 March 2017 - 11:00

In 2016 the Bulgarian exports to the EU grew by 7.2% compared to 2015 and amounted to 31 153.1 Million BGN while the imports from the EU increased by 2.4% and reached 33 938.5 Million BGN.

In December 2016 the exports to the EU grew by 12.8% in comparison with the corresponding month of the previous year and amounted to 2 439.9 Million BGN while the imports added up to 3 045.2 Million BGN and increased by 6.3%.

Monday, 13 March 2017 - 11:00

In January 2017, 1 797 accommodation establishments - hotels, motels, camping sites, mountain chalets and other establishments for short-term accommodation with more than 10 bed-places were functioned in the country. The total number of the rooms in them was 54.5 thousand and the bed-places were 109.5 thousand. In comparison with January 2016 the total number of accommodation establishments (functioned during the period) decreased with 1.8%, and the bed-places in them - by 1.7%.

The total number of the nights spent in all accommodation establishments registered in January 2017 was 802.0 thousand, or by 1.2% less in comparison with the same month of the previous year.

The total revenues from nights spent in January 2017 reached 41.6 million BGN or by 5.5% more compared to January 2016.

Thursday, 9 March 2017 - 11:00

According to the preliminary data the Industrial Production Index, seasonally adjusted, decreased by 3.9% in January 2017 as compared to December 2016. In January 2017 the working day adjusted Industrial Production Index fell by 1.2% in comparison with the same month of 2016.

Thursday, 9 March 2017 - 11:00

According to the preliminary seasonally adjusted data in January 2017 the turnover in ‘Retail trade, except of motor vehicles and motorcycles’ at constant prices increased by 0.5% compared to the previous month.

Thursday, 9 March 2017 - 11:00

According to the preliminary data, in January 2017 the index of production in section ‘Construction’ calculated on the base of seasonally adjusted data was 0.6% below the level of the previous month. In January 2017 the working day adjusted index of production in construction decreased by 10.3% in comparison with the same month of 2016.

Tuesday, 7 March 2017 - 11:00

According to the seasonally adjusted data, the GDP growth rate in the fourth quarter of 2016 is 3.4% compared with the same quarter of 2015.

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