Tuesday, April 23, 2024
Coronavirus will not jeopardize the export of Macedonian lamb to Italy if conditions are provided for proper placement. As the president of the Association of Farmers, Eftim Saklev, told MIA, in such an unusual situation, it is important to act quickly, the authorities to say in a timely manner how...
A four-member family in February needed 32,915 denars to meet their minimum basic monthly needs. According to the data released by the Federation of Trade Unions on the value of the minimum union basket, most of the money goes to food and drinks per month, i.e. a family needs 13,765...
The transport sector is seeking support and assistance for the losses it has suffered following the coronavirus outbreak. The losses are yet to be analyzed. - Support and assistance to the sector facing service failure, failure to fulfill contracts, reduced passenger numbers, restrictions on the movement of goods, involuntary absence...
National Bank Governor Anita Angelovska-Bezoska estimates that the banking system in North Macedonia is resistant to potential shocks, including the possible impacts on the economy due to global COVID-19 spread. “The balance sheets of the banking system point to sound fundamentals. During 2008 global financial crisis, the capital adequacy of our banks was...
All organized group trips abroad have been cancelled until May, the number of tourists has dropped drastically, and basically tourists from abroad show no interest to visit the country as precaution. The citizens have started cancelling Easter trips abroad. The situation is alarming. The tourism industry records losses varying between...
Costs of living in February increased by 0.1 percent compared to January, while retail prices dropped 0.3 percent, the State Statistical Office said today. Compared to February last year the cost of living increased by 0.7 percent and the retail prices by 0.5 percent. Increase in Consumer Price Indexes in...
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...
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...
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 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...