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Finance Ministry Rolls over EUR 6.5 miliion in Debt, Reduces Interest Rate to 2.1 Percent

January 17, 2017, Tuesday // 20:59 in Business » Finance | Views: 57

The Finance Ministry issued MKD 400 million (EUR 6.5 million) in 12 months maturing bonds on Tuesday, for an interest rate of 2.1 percent which is a reduction of 0.3 percentage points.

Finance Minister: Over 35 Percent of Macedonia's Exported Goods are Produced in TIDZ

January 17, 2017, Tuesday // 13:48 in Business » Finance | Views: 139

Over 35 percent of goods exported from Macedonia are manufactured in the industrial zones

Weak Pound Boosts FTSE 100 to New Record High

January 13, 2017, Friday // 21:20 in Business » Finance | Views: 88

Friday was another standout day for Britain’s top share index, taking it to an all-time high

NBRM Reduces Interest to 3.5 Percent

January 11, 2017, Wednesday // 19:30 in Business » Finance | Views: 79

The Macedonian Central Bank (NBRM) held a meeting of its Committee on Operative Monetary Policy, which decided to reduce its main interest rate by 0,25 percent, down to 3,5 percent.

United Kingdom: Drop of Pound is Boosting Country's Exports

January 11, 2017, Wednesday // 18:10 in Business » Finance | Views: 55

Evidence is emerging that the sharp drop in the pound is boosting UK exports, economists say, BBC reported.

Macedonia: Catering Prices Unaltered

January 5, 2017, Thursday // 16:18 in Business » Finance | Views: 55

­The State Statistical Office of Macedonia said Thursday the catering price index in December 2016, compared to the previous month, remained at the same level,

Healthcare Fund Budget Will Reach Historic High of EUR 440 million in 2017

January 4, 2017, Wednesday // 17:50 in Business » Finance | Views: 78

The public Healthcare Insurance Fund (FZO) is projected to have its highest budget in history in 2017, at MKD 26,947 billion.

Export of Goods from Macedonia Rises by 5.4 Percent

January 4, 2017, Wednesday // 14:47 in Business » Finance | Views: 72

The total value of goods exported from Macedonia between January and November 2016 was estimated at MKD 241,950,630 thousand - a 5.4% increase compared to the same period in 2015.

Minoski: Economy Overperformed in 2016, But Political Crisis Needs to End

January 4, 2017, Wednesday // 12:14 in Business » Finance | Views: 83

In an interview for Sitel TV, Finance Minister Kiril Minoski said that the economy fared strongly in 2016, but that it is necessary for the political crisis to end, so that Macedonia can return to greater economic growth.

Kiril Minoski: Budget Is in Excellent Condition

January 3, 2017, Tuesday // 19:38 in Business » Finance | Views: 67

The budget is in excellent condition. Last year ended with a great collection of tax which was 99 percent, but with a lower budget deficit by about 1 percentage point less than planned.

Greek Banking Giant NBG Sells Bulgarian Subsidiary OBB

January 3, 2017, Tuesday // 11:00 in Business » Finance | Views: 355

The National Bank of Greece (NBG), Greece's troubled banking giant, announced it is selling its Bulgarian subsidiary OBB (United Bulgarian Bank).

Macedonia: Culture Ministry's Budget to Increase by 15.4 Percent in 2017

December 31, 2016, Saturday // 14:56 in Business » Finance | Views: 68

The budget of the Ministry of Culture in 2017 amounts MKD 4,085,279,000 which is larger than the 2016 budget by MKD 546,198,000, or representing an increase of 15.43 percent.

Macedonia’s Economy Expected to Grow Between 3-­3.5 Percent in 2017

December 30, 2016, Friday // 11:57 in Business » Finance | Views: 411

In 2017, Macedonian economy is expected to reach 3% according to government’s projections and 3.5% according to the National Bank of the Republic of Macedonia.

Economic Chamber: Macedonia to Face More Economic Challenges in 2017

December 29, 2016, Thursday // 21:53 in Business » Finance | Views: 91

Companies in Macedonia call for a new government to be formed as soon as possible, which will work in a transparent manner, institutions to function normally and business to be incorporated on the top of the political agenda and long­term economic develop

Stip's 2017 Budget Will Be 5 Percent Higher Than in 2016

December 28, 2016, Wednesday // 16:32 in Business » Finance | Views: 44

­ The Stip city council adopted its 2017 budget, which will be 5 percent higher compared to the one for 2016.