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Economy

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Introduction of regulation on industrial pollution control

Economic Chamber of Macedonia is to hold Monday a press briefing on introduction of new regulation to control air emissions from industrial facilities. The event will be addressed Head of the Department of Environment in the respective Ministry...
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Government’s employment programmes yield effects

Field analyses have shown that the government’s employment programmes yield huge effects, said Minister of Labor and Social Policy Ibrahim Ibrahimi after visiting a Skopje-based company that used a portion of these measures. “Employment...
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Process for construction of secondary and tertiary gas pipeline launched

The calls for construction of the secondary and tertiary gas pipeline through public-private partnership are published Saturday in Macedonian newspapers and will be also available in the European Union’s public procurement database TED. This...
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ELEM announced that it will not ask for a hike in electricity prices

Macedonia’s main, publicly owned energy producer ELEM announced that it will not ask for a hike in electricity prices and will make up the international trading deficit caused by the brutally cold winter by exporting over 2017. ELEM director...
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Macedonian Railways announces plan to restore financial stability after the strike

Macedonian Railways management presented a plan to restore the financial situation of the company, which, they say, should avoid future delays in payment of salaries and strikes. The move comes after a two weeks long strike badly damaged the...
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Trade exchange in January at US$ 807 million

Total trade exchange in January 2017 amounted to US$ 807,4 million, of which US$ 343,8 million in exports and US$ 463,6 in imports, says the State Statistical Office. Exports post a 9.6% increase compared to the same period last year, while...
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Open Data Watch: Macedonian statistics ranks 30th in the world

Macedonian statistical system has been ranked 30th in the world, 6th in Southern Europe and first amongst EU member states and candidate countries according to the report of the assessment of the national national statistical offices of 173...
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Number of passengers drops in road transportation, on the rise in air transport

In the first quarter of 2016, compared to the same period in 2015, the number of passengers recorded in road transport dropped by 5.2%, in public transportation by 8.4% and by 54% in rail transportation. At the same time, the number of passengers...
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Government to discuss law amendments over payment of agriculture subsidies

The Government is set to discuss Friday draft-amendments to the Law on Elections so that agriculture subsidies are paid upon the Parliament’s constitution, not government formation. The Ministry of Agriculture, Forestry and Water Economy...
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Railway traffic in Macedonia resumes in full

As of this morning, railway traffic across Macedonia has been fully restored, after a two weeks long strike. Cargo transportation began on Thursday, and passenger trains began running this morning. The strike ended comes after union representatives...