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VMRO-DPMNE demands criminal investigation after Deputy Prime Minsiter Angjusev’s company wins ELEM contract

VMRO-DPMNE Executive Committee member Nikola Srbov accused Deputy Prime Minister Koco Angjusev of abusing his office for personal gain, after a public procurement bid from the state owned ELEM electricity producing company was won by an Angjusev...
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European employment rises to a record

Employment across both the 19 countries using the euro currency and the 28-member European Union rose to a record in the second quarter, Luxembourg-based Eurostat, the EU’s statistics office, said on Wednesday. Compared with the first...
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Skopje-Sarajevo flight to be restored

The Skopje-Sarajevo flight is to be restored soon, said the countries’ ministers on Wednesday. Macedonian Minister of Transport and Communications Goran Sugareski and Bosnia-Herzegovina counterpart Ismir Jusko said both governments would...
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Presentation of study on Macedonian exports

The Economic Chamber of Macedonia will present Wednesday study “Macedonian Export”, developed by the Vienna Institute for International Economic Studies (WIIW). Vice Premier for Economic Affairs Koco Angjusev is set to attend the...
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KSS union blames Government of blocking the Economic Welfare Council

The Confederation of Free Unions (KSS) accused the Economic Welfare Council that it is not operating as it should be, and demanded a 19 percent increase in public sector wages. KSS President Blagoja Ralpovski said that the increase in public...
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VMRO-DPMNE asks Prime Minister Zaev to explain how his cousin bought a share in a major textile company

VMRO-DPMNE asked Prime Minister Zoran Zaev to explain how did his cousing Trajce Zaev purchase 22,25 percent of the Strumica based textile company “Geras Cunev”. According to Dragan Danev from VMRO-DPMNE, this stake in the company...
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Number of foreign tourists in Macedonia increases

According to the data of the State Statistical Office, the number of tourists in July 2017 was 153 435, and the number of nights spent by tourists was 584 014. The number of tourists in July 2017, compared to July 2016, increased by 18.3%,...
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Tikves wines win awards in China

The 2015 Bela Voda (white water) wine by Tikves won a double gold medal at the China Wine & Spirits 2017 competition. Another gold medal was given to the 2015 Domen Lepovo Grand Cuvee. Tikves informs that they competed against 5.000 global...
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Macedonian fruits and vegetables in Russian markets

Products from Macedonian food industry can be exported through 300 chains of markets all across the Russian Federation. Such an opportunity for Macedonian food producers was created at the meeting of the business delegation from Macedonia with...
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SIER union wants changes to the proposed law on the minimum wage

The SIER union of employees in industry, energy production and mining asked for changes to the proposed law that would increase the minimum wage to 12.000 denars (200 EUR) per month. According to the union, the currently proposed version of...