The sector, which is a major contributor to the economy, was severely hit by the coronavirus pandemic.
Both sides claim ownership of Goce Delcev, who fought for an independent Macedonia at the turn of the 20th century.
Businessman-turned-politician Vesselin Mareshki gets four-year sentence for extortion, claims he was “perfect victim” as Sofia seeks to improve its image on fighting corruption ahead of EU rule of law report.
“Are you blind, EU?” ask protesters, as MEP Clare Daly says Brussels must stop funding Bulgaria’s "gangster" government.
Poor performances in the mining, manufacturing and utilities sector all contributed to dragging down industrial production.
Are countries in the Balkan region taking on more debt than they can afford?
Protesters buy thousands of toys from Hippoland chain whose owner Marian Kolev was hit by tax and competition probes immediately after he criticised police for pepper-spraying his 17-year-old son.
Police move in overnight after day of clashes with anti-government protesters outside Bulgarian parliament.
Dozens of protesters sought medical attention after police fought back crowds outside the parliament at the biggest gathering in nearly two months of nightly anti-government protests.