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MPs to discuss changes to minimum salary law

Changes to the Law on Minimum Salary on the agenda of Monday’s Parliament session aim to urge employers having financial problems with the payment of increased salaries to employees, who receive up to MKD 18,000 (EUR 292). The financial...
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Fund for Innovations says procedure of first call on Economic Growth Plan is transparent

The Fund for Innovations and Technology Development said Sunday that the procedure for conducting the first public call for co-financed grants of the third pillar of the Government’s Economic Growth Plan is completely transparent. “We welcome...
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Angjusev urges his companies’ co-owners to withdraw applications for Government’s Economic Growth Plan funding measures

Deputy PM for Economic Affairs Koco Angjusev urged co-owners of his companies to reconsider decision and to withdraw applications for funds of Government’s Economic Growth Plan. “Economic Growth Plan is a model based on Government’s economic...
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Macedonia to introduce counter-measures if Kosovo sticks to duty decision

Macedonia has officially asked for withdrawal of Kosovo’s temporary decision regarding the increase of duties on fruit and vegetable imports. If Kosovo fails to withdraw the decision, Macedonia will take measures to protect domestic production,...
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Average net salary up 7.1 percent in May

The average monthly net wage paid per employee in May, compared to the same month in 2017, was higher by 7.1 percent, amounting to MKD 24,509 (EUR 398). This increase results from the higher average monthly net wage paid per employee in sectors:...
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Minister Nikolovski expects Kosovo to withdraw decision on duty hike

Minister of Agriculture, Forestry and Water Economy Ljupco Nikolovski expects Kosovo to withdraw its decision over increased duties for fruits and vegetables. Nikolovski told reporters on Thursday that the decision violates the Central European...
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Macedonia signs OECD Convention

Republic of Macedonia has signed the Convention on Mutual Administrative Assistance in Tax Matters of the Organization for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD) and the Council of Europe. More than 120 countries have signed the Convention,...
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Macedonia mulling whether to introduce counter-measures for Kosovo: minister

The introduction of a 30-percent duty for produces imported in Kosovo does not imply a trade war between Macedonia and Kosovo, Economy Minister Kreshink Bekteshi said Wednesday. “The measure is not designed against Macedonia, it is introduced...
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Macedonia, Kosovo to jointly apply for cross-border projects on tourism development

Bordering regions in Macedonia and Kosovo will jointly apply for European funds for tourism development, agreed Economy Minister Kreshnik Bekteshi and Kosovo Minister of Regional Development Rasim Demiri on Wednesday. “We shared experiences...
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MRT budget to increase by EUR 3 million in 2018

The Parliament’s Committee on Transport and Communications endorsed Monday the draft-budget review of the Macedonian Radio Television (MRT), thus increasing its funding by EUR 3 million in 2018. MPs of the ruling majority said the review...