Deputy PM for Economic Affairs Fatmir Bytyqi said Saturday the Government is building the ‘society for all’ concept and it is ungrateful to distribute public funds on ethnic grounds. Deputy PM Bytyqi was questioned by the media on the announcements of First Deputy PM and Minister of Political System and...
Macedonian businesses are already on their knees, there are 40,000 new unemployed citizens that are already in debt. The government has announced a new, fourth set of measures to help citizens and companies to overcome the economic crisis more easily, but it is nowhere in sight. The set of measures...
The planned investment for construction of an airport in Shtip will not be realized, and the funds will be redirected for the environment, the first Deputy Prime Minister ArtanGrubitold TV21. “Ecology will be a top priority for the new government. That is why we decided, instead of a new airport,...
According to former official and analyst Cevdet Hajredini, the sale of state-owned land in Tetovo near former SHIK Jelak is a textbook example of corruption. “The sale of state-owned land at the former SHIK JELAK in Tetovo is a textbook example of corruption from the highest to the lowest level....
Predictability in tax policy - retention of 10% profit tax in the next four years, tax benefits for exporters through a new VAT law, preferential rates of 5% for farmers and artisans and raising the VAT threshold to three million denars from 2022, announced the Minister of Finance Fatmir...
The Independent Catering Chamber (ICC) has submitted the unified recommendations for the work of the catering industry to the Government, the ministries and the Commission for Infectious Diseases. According to the chamber, whose motto is "Personal health above all", the recommendations for working in conditions of COVID-19, are in accordance...
Millions went down the drain is the description that can be said for the government project to support tourism in Macedonia, which is experiencing a complete failure. Confirmation of this came from the State Statistical Office, which published devastating figures indicating that tourism is in free fall. According to the...
SDSM controls the ERC through party activists Marko Bislimovski and Panche Orcev. Bislimovski and Orcev do not work for the interests of the people, but for the interests of the party, VMRO-DPMNE pointed out in a statement to the public. “The electricity price hike is a result of the desire...
The total number of tourists recorded in July 2020 by the State Statistical Office was 75.591, marking a drop of 56 percent compared to July 2019. According to the latest figures released by the SSO, tourists spent 436.180 nights in the country – 36.1 percent down from last year. The number...
The shutdown of the economy and restricted movement due to restrictive measures to prevent the spread of the coronavirus caused the deepest recession in the economy, as evidenced by the 12.7 percent drop in gross domestic product. Although there is a decrease in almost all the main structural elements of...