It is too early to talk about numbers and financial losses due to the coronavirus. The situation is closely monitored, the national budget is is good shape and can withstand any shocks, said Finance Minister Nina Angelovska on Monday. The initial reaction hit the capital markets and effects are possible...
Greek government has extended the temporary suspension of all transport services – air, rail and road – to Macedonia and the ban prohibiting Macedonian nationals from entering into the country until May 15. Joint decision of the Ministers of Health, Infrastructure and Transport and Maritime and Island Policy, which remains...
The number of employees in industry in January 2020, decreased by 3.2% compared to January 2019, State Statistical Office data shows. In January 2020 compared to the same period in 2019, the number of employees in industry decreased by 1.3% in the Mining and quarrying sector, 3.5% in Manufacturing, and...
In Tetovo, more than 160 workers at a yarn and wool factory lost their jobs, and people accuse the management of forcing them to sign annexes to employment contracts. They say that although they received work contracts for three months, they were forced to sign annexes and thus lost...
Catering prices in February 2020, compared to January 2020, increased by 0.2%, State Statistical Office data show. Compared by groups of services, there is 0.4% increase in the index of Food, 0.7% in Alcoholic beverages, and 0.3% in Non-alcoholic beverages. A 0.4% decrease is seen in the group Nights spent. The catering price index...
SDSM's economic policies and measures deliver real and visible results, they provide economic growth, increased investment, higher incomes, higher salaries, new jobs and a higher standard of living for all citizens, the ruling party said in a statement on Saturday. SDSM said that during the past 2019 through the Fund...
Nonrefundable 20,000 euros are offered to young farmers up to 40 years of age. By Tuesday they will be able to apply for financial support to boost agricultural production, and this year this financial support has increased from 10,000 to 20,000 euros. The Agency for Financial Support to Agriculture and...
It is increasingly certain that oil derivatives will become more expensive, despite the fact that the business community and citizens reacted violently to the proposal of the Chamber of Commerce to increase the excise tax by 2 denars. Government sources are also calculating with a growth of 3 denars, the...
As of Monday midnight, the prices of gasoline and diesel fuels will drop by MKD 2-4, the Energy Regulatory Commission has said. The price of EUROSUPER BS 95 is MKD 49.5 per liter and that of EUROSUPER BS 98 is MKD 52 per liter, EURODIESEL (D-E V) – MKD 42.5 per liter,...
There are some unproductive expenses, cuts are planned in addition to the salaries of office holders being slashed and suspending compensations for members of steering and supervisory boards that have additional incomes, Finance Minister Nina Angelovska has said. According to her, nearly 250 million denars (EUR 4,056,702) will be saved...