Bulgaria is a country located in Southeastern Europe, bordered by Romania to the north, Serbia and North Macedonia to the west, Greece and Turkey to the south, and the Black Sea to the east. It has a population of about 7 million people and the official language is Bulgarian. The country has a parliamentary democracy and a market-based economy. Bulgaria is a member of the European Union, NATO, and the United Nations. The capital and largest city is Sofia.
Bulgaria has a long and rich history, dating back to ancient times. The country has been ruled by various empires, including the Roman, Byzantine, and Ottoman empires. Bulgaria has a vibrant cultural heritage, with a strong tradition of Orthodox Christianity, folk music and dance, and traditional festivals. Bulgaria is also known for its natural beauty, including the Rila and Pirin mountains, the Black Sea coast, and the Danube River.
The economy of Bulgaria is relatively stable, with a mix of agriculture, manufacturing, and services sectors. The country has a relatively low cost of living and is a popular destination for tourists, particularly for its skiing, hiking, and beaches.
In recent years, Bulgaria has been working to improve its infrastructure and attract foreign investment. The country has made progress in reducing corruption and improving the business environment, but there is still room for improvement in these areas.
|Total Area ||42,855 mi²|
|Ease of Doing Business Rank ||61|
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