Monday, 17 July 2017 - 10:00
The first meeting of the Council Working Party on Statistics under the Estonian Presidency of the Council of the European Union, which is also the first meeting of the Trio Presidency Estonia-Bulgaria-Austria, will be held on 19 July 2017 in Brussels, Belgium.

On the agenda will be the proposal for a regulation of the European Parliament and of the Council on integrated farm statistics and repealing Regulations (EC) No. 1166/2008 and (EU) No. 1337/2011.

Tuesday, 11 July 2017 - 12:10
In July 2017 National Statistical Institute of Bulgaria launches a project with activities ‘Price Statistics - Methodological and Practical Improvements and Developments’ and ‘Real Estate Indicators’ under European Commission Subsidy Agreement No. 04151.2016.005-2016.604.

Within the project NSI will participate in the following objectives:

Friday, 23 June 2017 - 11:55
The Deputy President of the National Statistical Institute and Co-chair designate of the Council Working Party on Statistics Diana Yancheva will represent Bulgaria at the handover meeting on statistics from the current Trio Netherlands - Slovakia - Malta to the upcoming Presidency Trio Estonia - Bulgaria - Austria. The presidency handover ceremony, at which representatives of the European Commission (Eurostat) will also be present, will take place on 27th June in Malta.
Tuesday, 20 June 2017 - 16:30
The 65th plenary session of the Conference of European Statisticians (CES) will be held in the period
19 - 21 June, 2017 in Geneva, Switzerland. The UN Economic Commission for Europe (UNECE) is organising the event.

The conference provides a platform for coordination of international statistical activities in the region of United Nations Economic Commission for Europe (UNECE), to solve emerging problems and develop methodological guidelines and recommendations to improve national statistics and their international comparability.

Monday, 19 June 2017 - 13:20
The National Statistical Institute presents the adaptation in Bulgarian language of the section ‘Statistics 4 beginners’, which is part of the wiki based encyclopaedia of Eurostat - Statistics explained. Bulgaria is the second EU member state after The Netherlands, which presents to users of statistical data the opportunity to use the section in the native language.
Friday, 16 June 2017 - 15:50
On June 15, 2017 at 14 p.m. in the premises of the NSI, under the chairmanship of Prof. Hristina Vucheva, the first meeting for 2017 of the National Statistical Council (NSC) was held. The National Statistical Council is the highest advisory body in the field of statistics at national level.

At the meeting, the President of the NSI Mr. Sergey Tsvetarski informed the members of the NSC about the decisions of the meeting of the European Statistical System Committee, held on 17.05.2017 and 18.05.2017 in Luxembourg.

Friday, 16 June 2017 - 11:35
Eurostat has just published a new section on its website dedicated to experimental statistics. Mariana Kotzeva, Eurostat’s Acting Director-General, said: ‘This is a major step forward for Eurostat. We now give access to Eurostat’s innovation and development work to better respond to our users’ needs. We are deliberately asking for feedback on these statistics and, through this site, expect an increased dialogue with users and the scientific community’.
Thursday, 1 June 2017 - 17:10
On May 31, 2017 at a press conference in the National Statistical Institute (NSI) a project ‘Implementation of CAIS1 ‘Single entry point’ for submission of annual financial statements and statistics in machine-readable format and integration with the NRA, NSI, RA (TR)’ was presented. The project is implemented with the financial support of Operational Programme ‘Good Governance’ (OPGG) 2014 - 2020 financed by the European Union through the European Social Fund.
Tuesday, 30 May 2017 - 14:15
On May 29, 2017 the National Statistical Institute hosted a workshop between experts from the Statistical offices of Croatia and Bulgaria.

The aim of the meeting was to present the Bulgarian experience in the field of e-census. Bulgarian experts introduced their Croatian colleagues to the preparation, organization and conducting of the e-census in 2011. The methodological and technical problems encountered in its implementation were presented. Issues related to the scope and quality of the information as well as the use of data from administrative registers were discussed.

Tuesday, 23 May 2017 - 10:00
On 24 May, Bulgaria celebrates the Day of Bulgarian education, culture and the creation of the Slavonic alphabet by St. Cyril and Methodius in the 9th century.

The National Statistical Institute commemorates the 24 May by presenting statistical information on Bulgarian culture as an economic sector.