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Headlines 25 May 2015

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  • Bulgarian Museums Report 3 Per Cent Increase in Admissions for 2014, Year on Year

    Sofia - May 24 (BTA) - In 2014, museums in Bulgaria logged 4,781,000 admissions, up 3.0 per cent from 2013, the National Statistical Institute reported. As many as 764,000 visitors or approximately one-sixth of the total came on days of free-of-charge admission. Last year foreigners' visits increased by 10,000 or 1.3 per cent from 2013.

  • Unique Silver Treasure from Louvre in Sofia

    Sofia - May 22 (BTA) - One of the greatest Roman treasures from the collection of the Louvre is already in Sofia and will be accessible from Friday until August 23 at the National Archaeological Institute with Museum at the Bulgarian Academy of Sciences.

  • Educational Programmes Make up Only 1% of TV Content

    Sofia - May 22 (BTA) - Educational programmes made up a mere 1 per cent of the content of Bulgarian TV channels against 5.9 per cent for advertising, according to recent official statistics for 2014. It translates into 7,600 hours for educational programmes and 45,600 hours for commercials.