IMF Executive Board concluded the regular annual consultations with Macedonia

22nd November 2017, Skopje – At the occasion of concluding the regular annual consultations with Macedonia under the so called Article IV, the IMF Executive Board stated in the press release that the formation of the new government is an important turning point for the Macedonian economy, and underscored this as an opportunity to rebuild policy space and revive reforms. IMF noted the negative impact of the prolonged political crisis on economic growth, as well as the limited progress on structural reforms.

Тевдовски: Догодина рекордно највисоки средства во буџетот за активни мерки за вработување на граѓаните

21st November 2017, Skopje – Significant budget funds will be allocated for active employment measures within next year’s budget, was announced today by Minister of Finance Dragan Tevdovski at the launching of the new "EU for You” Campaign, covering employment, education and social inclusion, also attended by EU Commissioner Johannes Hahn, EU Ambassador to Macedonia Samuel Zbogar, Deputy Prime Minister for European Affairs Bujar Osmani and Minister of Labour and Social Policy Mila Carovska.

Реалокација на буџетски средства за навремена исплата на стари заостанати долгови

18th November 2017, Skopje – Regular payment of current liabilities of all budget users, faster VAT refund, as well as payment of all arrears are the Government’s priority. Reallocation of funds among budget users is focused thereon, being adopted today by the Parliament of the Republic of Macedonia upon proposal by the Ministry of Finance and the Government of the Republic of Macedonia.

Завршен настан на твининг проектот “Понатамошна хармонизација со ЕУ во областа на осигурување и зголемување на пазарни операции”

17th November 2017, Skopje – To the end of further harmonization with the EU Acquis in the field of insurance and increase of market operations, Ministry of Finance, in cooperation with the Insurance Supervisory Agency and the International and Ibero-American Foundation, worked on the Twinning Project in the last 21 months, for which a final event was held today.

Tevdovski presented the 2018 Draft Budget to the businessmen

Skopje, 6th November 2017, - We are doing everything we can so as to make the public spending transparent, since this will put a pressure on spending the funds properly, Minister Dragan Tevdovski said to the businessmen during the event held in the Economic Chamber of Macedonia. During the past 4 months, the IMF and the World Bank acknowledged that we made significant steps as regards the transparency, he pointed out.

2018 Draft Budget presented to citizens associations, businessmen, unions and journalists

2 November 2017, Skopje - For the first time, Ministry of Finance involves the civil society, the unions and the businessmen in the budget adoption process. Today, a public debate was hold in the Ministry of Finance, during which the 2018 Draft Budget was presented.

Macedonia at the 11th place in the world according to the 2018 Doing Business Report

31st October 2017, Skopje - the World Bank ranks Macedonia in the 2018 Doing Business Report at the 11th position worldwide, i.e .at the 6th place in Europe according to the doing  business conditions among 190 countries.

 Citizens have Denar 222 billion, while companies  have Denar 80 billion in bank deposits

Skopje, 31st October 2017 (MIA) – Bank deposits in Macedonia are safe.  Banks are liquid and stable, and the citizens who keep their money at home should  deposit them and benefit therefrom, thus also enabling banks to allocate more funds where required.

Reduction of public and government debts in the third quarter this year

31st October 2017, Skopje – Today, Ministry of Finance announced the data on the public and government debts for the third quarter this year, showing a decrease compared to the previous quarter.

Meeting with World Bank Delegation for improving the competitiveness

26th October 2017, Skopje – Today, Ministry of Finance team headed by Minister of Finance Dragan Tevdovski met the World Bank Delegation headed by the Country Manager for Macedonia Marco Mantonavelli and the World Bank Group Practice Manager for Trade and Competitiveness in Europe and Central Asia Paulo Corrrea.