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Industrial production drops by 1,5 percent in the first quarter of 2017

Industrial production in the first quarter of 2017 dropped by 1,5 percent compared to the same period last year, informed the State Statistics Bureau. Drops were recorded in the mining and quarrying sector (4,1 percent), and to a lesser extent...
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Minoski: Subsidies funds available pending Constitutional Court decision

Budget funds for subsidies are available and if the Constitutional Curt adopts the initiative for changes in the Electoral Code there will be no obstacles for payment of the agriculture subsidies, says Finance Minister Kiril Minoski. In a statement...
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Macedonian central bank marks 25 years since its full independence

The Macedonian central bank NBRM marked its 25th anniversary on Wednesday evening. It commemorates the adoption of laws which granted NBRM full independence from the central banking system of former Yugoslavia. “The monetary independence...
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SSK: Available funds for development of women-led businesses

Women entrepreneurs should use opportunities for increase of productivity, competitiveness and quality of firms through funds from the Increasing Market Employability (IME) programme of the Swiss Agency for Development and Cooperation (SDC),...
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SSK to present opportunities for facilitated access to finance for women entrepreneurs

The Macedonian Chambers of Commerce (SSK) and representatives of the Increasing Market Employability (IME) programme will present Wednesday opportunities for facilitated access to finance for companies managed by women. Women-managers using...
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Macedonia’s tourist offer presented in Dubai

The Agency for Promotion and Support to Tourism of the Republic of Macedonia promoted its tourist offer for the first time this year at the international fair of tourism in Dubai. Arabian Travel Market (ATM) is the market leading, international...
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Employment Agency issues call for new trainings for advanced IT skills

Employment Service Agency (ESA) issued Tuesday call for free IT trainings intended for 220 persons of whom 110 for java programming and 110 for software testing. The objective is to upgrade the IT skills of registered active young job seekers...
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Promotional kick-off event of “The Single Mother (Self) Employment Programme”

The promotional event for a presentation of the project “The Single Mother (Self) Employment Programme” financed by the European Union will be held Tuesday in Skopje. The project is funded by IPA Component IV and should be implemented...
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NBRM celebrates 25 years since its independence

An exhibition that celebrates the 25th anniversary of the adoption of a law that gave the Macedonian central bank NBRM its official role in independent Macedonia will be opened at the NLB bank art gallery on Tuesday evening. NBRM organized...
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Agriculture Minister expects full usage of IPARD 2 funds

Ministry of Agriculture announced Monday that the first agreements on use of funds from IPARD 2 programme worth EUR 10 million will be signed by end of June or start of July this year. Farmers can apply at the first call for IPARD 2, which...