Tuesday, 17 July 2018 | News today: 20



Serbia to introduce counter-measures over flour issue

As of Wednesday, Serbia will introduce counter-measures towards Macedonia due to the hampered flour import, says Serbian Minister of Trade, Tourism and Telecommunications Rasim Ljajic. “We cannot wait anymore. We have not seen readiness...

Signing of IPARD contracts

The first contracts within the IPARD Programme 2014-2020 will be signed at the Agency for Financial Support of Agriculture and Rural Development on Tuesday. Minister of Agriculture, Forestry and Water Economy Ljupco Nikolovski and Agency director...

Exports and imports rise in January

The total value of exported goods from the Republic of Macedonia in January 2018 amounted to EUR 420,6 milion, a 27.9% increase compared to the same period last year, the State Statistical Office said on Monday. The value of imported goods in...

Gasoline prices upped

Retail gasoline and diesel prices will increase by MKD 0.5-1 per litre as of Monday midnight. The new prices of EUROSUPER BS-95 are MKD 67.5 per litre, EUROSUPER BS-98 – MKD 65.5, EURODIESEL (DE-V) is MKD 58, while extra light household...

Session of Financial Stability Committee

The Financial Stability Committee will hold a session at the National Bank of the Republic of Macedonia (NBRM) on Monday. NBRM Governor Dimitar Bogov and Finance Minister Dragan Tevdovski are set to attend the session.

Serbian Trade Minister opposes introduction of countermeasures to Macedonia

Serbian Trade Minister Rasim Ljajic in regard to the problem of exporting Serbian flour to Macedonia told Serbia’s public broadcaster RTS on Sunday that he opposes introduction of countermeasures to Macedonia, saying it would be bad for both...

Macedonian, Serbian agriculture ministers to meet over flour issue

Minister of Agriculture, Forestry and Water Economy Ljupco Nikolovski is set to meet Friday with Serbian Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Trade, Tourism and Telecommunications Rasim Ljajic, focusing on the issue of the Serbian flour export...

VMRO-DPMNE: Government takes on more debt – no projects, higher salaries and pensions

SDSM uncontrollably deals with the money of the citizens in the Republic of Macedonia. We are witnessing daily impoverishment, the economy is sinking, and the cost of living is rising. SDSM government in the nine-month rule has cost the citizens...

Turnover in retail trade increased

According to the preliminary data of the State Statistical Office, in January 2018, in comparison with January 2017, the turnover in retail trade increased in the following groups/classes: Retail sale of food, beverages and tobacco (by 9.7%...

Macedonia, Serbia in joint duty clearance at border crossings

Macedonia and Serbia are launching the joint duty clearance at border crossings Tabanovce-Presevo and Pelince-Prohor Pcinski, following a Government’s decision on Tuesday. The joint duty clearance is one of the objectives of the multi-annual...