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Elezi - Kasami:  Great interest in privatization of state-owned land, 9,000 new applications submitted
22.07.2019

22nd July 2019, Skopje - Citizens show great interest in privatization of state-owned land, following last year, when new opportunity was given to submit applications, Deputy Minister of Finance, Shiret Elezi, pointed out at the meeting held today with the Director of Property and Legal Affairs Office, Shasine Kasami. More than 9,000 applications were submitted in this period, and resolving of all submitted cases is also sped up, adopting around 11,400 new decisions.

PM Zaev and DMF Elezi - WB Country Director for Western Balkans Region, Van Gelder: World Bank is our significant partner in imp
19.07.2019

19th July 2019, Skopje - Today, Prime Minister of the Republic of North Macedonia, Zoran Zaev, and Deputy Minister of Finance, Shiret Elezi, met Country Director for Western Balkans Region of the World Bank, Linda Van Gelder, and Country Manager for Kosovo and North Macedonia, in the Europe and Central Asia Region of the World bank, Marco Mantovanelli.

Meeting PM Zaev and DMF Elezi - Institute of Accountants: We seriously approach the finding of systemic solution to enhancing th
19.07.2019

19 th July 2019, Skopje - President of the Government of the Republic of North Macedonia, Zoran Zaev, accompanied by the Deputy Minister of Finance, Shiret Elezi, met representatives of the Institute of Accountants and Chartered Accountants (ISOS), headed by ISOS Chairwoman Lence Papazovska.

Better learning conditions for 1,400 children in Cair Municipality with a grant through MSIP Project
17.07.2019

17th July 2019, Skopje - Roof of “Rajko Zinziforv” Primary School in Cair Municipality, accommodating more than 1,400 students, was reconstructed with grant funds through Municipal Services Improvement project - MSIP.  Deputy Minister of Finance, Shiret Elezi, and the Mayor, Visar Ganiu, visited the school today.

Elezi: Regulating military and security equipment procurement by law for greater efficiency and cost-effectiveness
16.07.2019

16th July 2019, Skopje - Defence and security public contracts, pertaining to procurement of military equipment and sensitive security equipment, are regulated by a law for the first time. Deputy Minister of Finance, Shiret Elezi, underlined at the Commission debate at the Parliament held at the occasion of the new Law on Defence and Security Procurement. She pointed out that, in addition to harmonization with the EU Directives, adoption of this Law will contribute to rounding-up the comprehensive reform of the public procurement system, which will provide for rational spending of public funds, transparency and fair competition.

Meeting PM Zaev and DMF Elezi - Ionescu and Aranitasi: EBRD opt in new projects of importance to the citizens
15.07.2019

15th July 2019, Skopje - Today, Prime Minister of the Republic of North Macedonia, Zoran Zaev, accompanied by the Deputy Minister of Finance, Shiret Elezi, met EBRD high officials, Anca Ioana Ionescu, current EBRD Head of North Macedonia, and Andi Aranitasi, to succeed Ms. Ionescu from September this year. During the meeting, they jointly assessed the so-far cooperation with EBRD as successful, concluding that conditions were in place for the intensive cooperation to also continue in future.

Companies refunded EUR 196 million on the basis of VAT in the first half this year, 20% more compared to last year
15.07.2019

13 July 2019, Skopje - More than Denar 12 billion or EUR 196 million was injected in the business sector in the first half this year by refunding VAT to the companies on regular basis and in a non-selective manner. According to the Ministry of Finance data, VAT refund to companies is higher by around 20%, or by almost Denar 2 billion, by June this year compared to the same period last year.

133 projects for rural infrastructure realized with IPA grants
09.07.2019

9th July 2019, Skopje - All construction works have been completed, being financed through IPA grant for rural infrastructure, within the Municipal Services Improvement Project - MSIP, implemented by Ministry of Finance. It is a matter of 133 capital projects realized in 78 municipalities in the country, aimed at improving the quality of life in the rural areas and resolving infrastructure issues.

Elezi: 300 kids will be provided better educational conditions in Zelino under MSIP
02.07.2019

2nd July 2019, Zelino - More than 300 children in Zelino Municipality will be provided better educational conditions, through school reconstruction in Palatica Village, while local population will obtain better infrastructure by reconstructing local road sections Grupcin and Novo Selo. Under the Municipal Services Improvement Project - MSIP, implemented by the Ministry of Finance with World Bank support, Denar 21 million has been allocated to Zelino Municipality, intended for implementing these projects.

MOF Tevdovski adress at the Dutch-Belgian Constituency Meeting in Skopje
25.06.2019

25th June 2019, Skopje - Dear Ladies and Gentlemen, fellow ministers and government representatives; respected Governors of central banks and their representatives; dear IMF and World Bank guests;

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