Pensions in 2019 in Macedonia with the lowest growth in history

The Pension and Disability Insurance Fund in its just published report for 2019 confirms that last year there was the smallest increase in pensions so far, i.e. ...

US oil prices turn negative as demand dries up

The price of US oil has turned negative for the first time in history, BBC reported. That means oil producers are paying buyers to take the commodity off their hands ...

Export of face masks limited, 20% of daily production to be stored

The government has decided on Monday that the amount of face masks exported from Macedonia should not exceed 80% of masks produced daily. “Economic operators and ...

Finance Minister Angelovska sees a budget shortfall of between 700 million and 1.3 billion EUR

Finance Minister Nina Angelovska outlined three scenarios for the coming economic crisis. Even under the most favorable scenario the budget would see a projected ...

Citizens and companies will face a pile of debt after the crisis is over, as banks will continue to compound interest

Macedonian banks who agree to postpone the payment of loan rates for up six months for their debtors will continue to calculate interest on the debt. This was confirmed ...

Mickoski: Less than a third of companies are expected to meet the requirements of Zaev and Spasovski

VMRO-DPMNE leader Hristijan Mickoski was asked today whether under the conditions offered by the government for private companies to use 14,500 MKD from the government ...

Will the economic downturn affect retirement incomes?

As most countries affected by the coronavirus pandemic are looking for ways to boost spending and maintain as much of the living standards of the citizens as possible, ...

Gosev about the announced economic measures: Probably this measure will not pass, but Zaev and SDSM may pay it dearly

In an interview with NOVA TV, former governor Petar Gosev says he sees no solidarity and fairness in the announced economic measures. When asked, “Zaev announced ...

Craftsmen seek state assistance due to reduced demand of services

President of Crafts Chamber of Skopje Nikola Petrov told Monday’s press conference that the coronavirus pandemic has affected the entire craft services sector. ...

Dimitrieska: The Government refused to discuss VMRO-DPMNE’s economic proposals

Interim Deputy Finance Minister Gordana Dimitrieska Kocoska said that the Government refused to discuss the proposals from the opposition VMRO-DPMNE party on how ...