PRESS DIGEST – Bulgaria – May 5

SOFIA, May 5 (Reuters) – These are some of the main stories in Bulgarian newspapers on Tuesday. Reuters has not verified these stories and does not vouch for their accuracy.

Bandar Casino Online Terpercaya Deposit 50 Ribu Tahun 2018— Some 57 new cases were registered in Bulgaria on Monday, bringing the total number to 1,689, including 78 deaths, the anti-coronavirus task force said. Some 182 medics are among the infected. (Mediapool, 24 Chasa, Trud, Monitor)

— A Roma neigbourhood in the southern city of Yambol has been sealed off after health authorities established a rising number of coronavirus infection there. (24 Chasa, Bandar Casino Mediapool, Trud)

CAPITAL – Bulgaria will become a net importer of electricity from a net exporter in all scenarios for fast or gradual phase out of coal-fired thermal power plants, a report by Bulgarian Center for the Study of Democracy, the Technical University of Vienna and Hungary’s Regional Centre for Energy Policy Research showed.

— Expressbank successfully merged with DSK Bank, owned by Hungary OTP Group as planned. DSK Bank finalised a deal to buy Expressbank from Societe Generale in early 2019. The merger will probably make DSK Bank Bulgaria’s biggest lender in terms of assets. (Capital, 24 Chasa)

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