Agence France-PresseJanuary 11, 2014 23:46
Bulgaria's economic outlook may be gloomy but Dragomir Kouzov, founder of bicycle manufacturer Drag and one of a new breed of niche entrepreneurs in the EU's poorest country, is anything but.
"My motto is 'I believe,'" the smiling and energetic 52-year-old former professional cyclist, enthused to AFP, one of his state-the-art two-wheel creations suspended on the wall behind him.
"We Bulgarians have a big chance to succeed in niche segments. Here there is cheap manual labour, creativity, innovation and the designing of original products."