Econ Min Sees 2015 Economic Growth at 1.8%
Friday, 24 January 2014
Bulgaria’s economic growth is expected to accelerate to 1.8% next year, economy minister Dragomir Stoynev said.
Economic growth in the last quarter of 2013 is estimated at 0.8%, an economy ministry press release quoted Stoynev as saying without specifying if the figures refer to annual or quarterly growth.
According to National Statistics Office data, in the three months through September Bulgaria's economy expanded by 0.7% on the year and by 0.5% on the quarter.
Bulgaria's 2014 state budget sets economic growth at 1.8%.