The state plans to borrow about 500 million euros in 2022 to cover the planned deficit in the Budget for 2022. According to Finance Minister Fatmir Besimi, that money will be spent mainly on capital investments. Public debt will reach 65.9% of GDP next year. Minister Besimi expects the...
We are entering an energy crisis. We consume twice as much electricity as we produce. For daily needs, without announcement, we take electricity from the European network. MEPSO has so far received four warnings from the center in Switzerland about this unannounced intrusion into the European network. So far,...
I talked about this energy crisis that would come four months ago, then I tried to explain that this will happen, but then a maneuver was made within the Regulatory Commission, we then proposed a reduction of VAT and here they accepted it and then We welcomed all that,...
Macedonia is facing an energy crisis that will be reflected in the restrictions on electricity that citizens will feel from next month in November, said VMRO-DPMNE leaderHristijanMickoski. "Macedonia is facing an energy crisis. I think that in November we will feel the first consequences of that energy crisis. From what...
The prices in the store will increase by 50%, the fuels will exceed 80 denars per liter, and Zaev says that is the best, reads the opposition VMRO-DPMNE’s press release. Since last year up till now, the prices of milk, meat, oil, flour and other basic groceries in retail have...
Two weeks ago, the government signed a contract for the purchase of 40 laptops and 40 computers, as well as computer equipment and servers, for which it will spend 116,000 euros. The agreement was signed by the Secretary General Muhamed Zeqiri, and the winner of the tender is the...
Dramatic increase in food prices, in some sectors and 40-50 percent, processors announce. They demand an urgent meeting with Deputy Prime Minister Fatmir Bitiqi to find appropriate solutions that would mitigate the impact of the price shock on consumers. As it was said today at a press conference at the...
The average family of four in Macedonia needed 34,342 denars (EUR 560) to cover basic living expenses in August 2021, according to the Federation of Trade Unions of Macedonia. If there were schoolchildren in the family, however, minimal monthly costs increased by 8,000 denar (EUR 131) for each student,...
 The government plans to increase public debt by 9 billion euros. According to the Public Debt Management Strategy of the Ministry of Finance, Zaev, Ahmeti and Besimi plan to increase the net debt by a net amount (net debt without repayments) of half a billion euros per year. In...
Capital investments in 7 months reached barely 30%, shows the platform Capital Investments. The Government again fails in the realization of the expenditures that have a development component and that should move the economy, stressed VMRO-DPMNE in a press release on Thursday. ‘According to the platform, out of 96 budget...