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Macedonia takes part at Sofia tourism fair

The Agency for Promotion and Support of Tourism took part at the 34. “Holiday & Spa Expo” international fair in Sofia, towards increasing the number of Bulgarian tourists visiting Macedonia. Agency representatives met with a...
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Government’s 2017 Operational Plan projects over 10,000 new jobs

Measures and programmes within the 2017 Operational Plan should result in new 10,000 jobs, the Government said on Friday. EUR 14,2 million have been allocated for the plan, which represents an increase of EUR 2,6 million compared to 2016. “We...
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Heritage’s Terry Miller sees impressive Macedonian progress in economic freedoms

Ambassador Terry Miller, one of the co-authors of the Heritage Foundation’s Index of Economic Freedom, said that he is impressed by the progress Macedonia has achieved in the report, despite the political crisis. The latest report ranks...
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Skopje hosts round table on energy poverty in the country

A round table on topic “What is energy poverty – definition and recommendations for its reduction” will be held Friday in Skopje within project Reduce Energy Use And Change Habits (REACH) financed by Intelligent Energy Europe (IEE)...
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Macedonia hosts 2017 Global Women Leaders Summit

Over 40 prominent women leaders will take part as panelists, while over 300 participants from five continents will attend the 2017 Global Women Leader Summit, held in Skopje on February 17-18. The summit is focused on a range of topics, along...
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Macedonian and Serbian Chambers of Commerce all for an end to Greek border strike

The Chambers of Commerce of Macedonia and Serbia issued a joint call on Greece to end the blockade of the Gevgelija border crossing as soon as possible. The main crossing between Macedonia and Greece has been closed for more than two weeks...
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Trade in agriculture products grew by 39,3 percent in the last quarter of 2016

Trade in agriculture products increased by 39,3 percent in the fourth quarter of 2016, compared to the same period in 2015. The State Statistics Bureau said that the increase was noted in all three months of the quarter. Production and trade...
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Macedonia’s institutions standardise geospatial data

The representatives of twenty state institutions by using European experience are trained to create and standardise geospatial data which will make their data accessible at geo-portal of the National Spatial Data Infrastructure (NSDI) of the...
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Macedonia jumps to 31 in the world in Heritage index of economic freedom

The Heritage Foundation ranked Macedonia 31st in the world in its economic freedom index, putting it in the category of mostly free countries for the first time since rankings began. In the previous report, Macedonia was ranked 47th, and was...
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Agriculture Minister Cvetkov says Macedonia may have to reciprocate Croatian wine import measures

Agriculture Minister Mihail Cvetkov said that Macedonia may be forced to reciprocate, if Croatia persists in its introduction of barriers to wine imports. Cvetkov said that the Ministry is still waiting for a response from Croatia, after its...