Category: Economy
Economy 22.11.22 | 13:15

Aracinovo used 474 percent more electricity than last year

The trend of reducing electricity consumption by state institutions continues in October. According to the data of Elektrodistribucija on the saving of electricity, the administrative buildings of the President of the State, the Parliament, the Government, the ministries, ESM, MEPSO have achieved reduced...

Economy 22.11.22 | 10:16

Mickoski: With the SDSM government, Macedonian companies pay more than three times the price of electricity

The government is not telling the truth when it says that inflation is imported and that it subsidizes the price of electricity for citizens and the economy, the leader of VMRO-DPMNE, Hristijan Mickoski, writes on his Facebook account. Fact! According to Eurostat, in the first half of 2022, the price...

Macedonia Economy 22.11.22 | 08:42

New batch of “parasites”: VMRO-DPMNE to reveal the salaries of the heads in “Macedonian Railways”

The railway is living the worst years, Macedonia may become the only country without trains in Europe. Responsibility for situations has a name and a surname! On Tuesday, we will reveal the salaries of the main persons responsible for the Macedonian railway, announced VMRO-DPMNE spokesperson Naum Stoilkovski.

Economy 21.11.22 | 15:48

Fuel prices drop

As of Monday midnight, the price of diesel drops by MKD 3 per liter, while that of gasoline by MKD 1,5, said the Energy Regulatory Commission (ERC). As of midnight the prices will be: EUROSUPER BS-95 – 88.50 (denars/liter) EUROSUPER BS -98 – 90.50 (denars/liter) EURODIESEL BS (D-E V) – 90.00 (denars/liter) Extra...

Economy 21.11.22 | 10:02

Food and Veterinary Agency: Toxic yogurt withdrawn from the market – carcinogenic substances present

The Food and Veterinary Agency (AHV) informed that it is withdrawing from the market an unsafe product BALANCE +, a fermented milk product, in a package of 1 kilogram. The reasons are inconsistent concentration of aflatoxins with the Macedonian regulations, which is why this product is a potential risk...

Economy 19.11.22 | 20:25

Kovacevski says prices of basic food products to drop by at least 10 percent

Prime Minister Dimitar Kovacevski, who was paying a working visit to the Ohrid-Struga region on Saturday, said prices of basic food products will drop by at least 10 percent. As Kovacevski said after visiting the factories “Podgorka” in Struga and “Organska bukovka DOO” in Ohrid,...

Economy 19.11.22 | 09:11

Stip municipality is the first municipality to issue municipal bonds worth 4 million euros

The municipality of Stip is the first municipality that will try to secure four million euros through municipal bonds, the Securities Commission announced. The Securities Commission passed a decision giving approval to the Municipality of Stip for issuing long-term debt securities through a public offering....

Economy 18.11.22 | 11:56

Bytyqi: If market has cheaper electricity, it’s impermissible to produce it at higher price

While managing the energy crisis economically, we have to monitor what is happening on the market and if the market has electricity whose market price is lower than the production one, it cannot be allowed to produce it at a higher price. That’s why a temporary electricity import is conducted,...

Economy 18.11.22 | 08:50

Mickoski: It’s good that the IMF and the World Bank will control how the government spends the money

The leader of VMRO-DPMNE in yesterday’s interview with “Republika” emphasized that it is good that the IMF and the World Bank will control the government spending the money they take as a loan. After bringing the state into the abyss and questioning the liquidity of the state and the...

Economy 17.11.22 | 18:22

Mickoski: Macedonian businesses went from paying the lowest regional energy prices in 2017 to the highest in 2022

On the issue of high energy prices, which are devastating the Macedonian economy, VMRO-DPMNE President Hristijan Mickoski reminded the public that until 2017 we paid the least for electricity in the region. Mickoski managed the state owned ELEM energy company until 2017. Eurostat shows that in the first...

Economy 17.11.22 | 15:58

Mickoski: According to Eurostat, in the first half of 2022, the Macedonian economy pays by far the most expensive electricity

According to Eurostat, in the first half of 2022, the Macedonian economy pays by far the most expensive electricity. If we go back five years to 2017, then the economy paid the cheapest electricity combined with the countries in the region. That in itself makes the Macedonian economy and businesses uncompetitive...

Economy 17.11.22 | 12:38

Mickoski: In just three months, SDSM indebted each family for 700 euros

We are dealing with the most unsuccessful and criminal government and with a government that has no vision of how to develop Macedonia and make the citizens happy, says the leader of VMRO-DPMNE Hristijan Mickoski in the second part of the interview with “Republika” in which he talked about...

Economy 17.11.22 | 09:11

The husband is the director of TEC Negotino, and the wife signs a contract worth 630 thousand euros with REK Bitola

On October 20 AD ESM, for the needs of REK Bitola, concluded a contract for the public procurement of goods in a direct agreement with the family company of the director of TEC Negotino and a senior official in SDSM, Nebojsa Stojanovic from Negotino, “Hem Alliance” based in Pepeliste. The...

Economy 16.11.22 | 15:02

The price of electricity will not increase, but the bills will!

The director of AD ESM, Vasko Kovacevski, repeated today in an interview with the “Studio 10” show that on January 1, 2023, there will be no increase in the price of electricity, but according to his statement, the higher tax still remains. Namely, in order to prevent citizens from paying...

Economy 16.11.22 | 14:11

New fuel prices

As of Wednesday midnight, the price of diesel will be reduced by three denars, gasoline by two, and extra light household oil by three denars, the Energy Regulatory Commission has decided. As of midnight the prices will be: EUROSUPER BS-95 – 91.50 (denars/liter) EUROSUPER BS -98 – 94.00 (denars/liter) EURODIESEL...

Economy 16.11.22 | 13:49

From 65 bread will now cost 60 denars – according to Kovacevski, it is protection of the citizens’ standard

With the latest measures to ensure cheap electricity for the food supply, we expect to reduce the prices of bread, milk, flour and other basic food products by up to 10 percent and to protect the standard of the citizens, Prime Minister Dimitar Kovacevski said today. At the joint press conference after...

Economy 15.11.22 | 15:55

Bekteshi: Electricity prices should remain unchanged in early 2023

Economy Minister Kreshnik Bekteshi said that electricity prices won’t go up at the start of the next year. According to Bekteshi, the country has sufficient reserves of heating oil, meant for the old TEC Negotino power plant that is now used to prop up the insufficient outpout from the REK Bitola...

Economy 15.11.22 | 09:49

Gas prices reduced slightly

The Regulatory Energy Commission reduced gas prices today. Diesel, whose price has been surging, is now down 2.5 denars per liter to 96 denars. Unleaded blends are down 0.5 denars to 93.5 and 96 denars per liter.

Economy 14.11.22 | 15:47

Diesel price drops by 2.5 denars, gasoline 0.5 denars

As of midnight, the retail price of Eurodiesel fuel will be 2.5 denars per liter lower and that of Eurosuper BS 95 and of Eurosuper BS 98 will be 0.5 denars per liter lower, according to the Energy Regulatory Commission. The price of extra light household oil will also be lower by 2.00 denars. The new...

Economy 14.11.22 | 12:01

There is no transformer for REK Bitola, generator at TEC Negotino dysfunctional

While we are listening to the praises of the Government of “our country” about how much energy the state company ELEM produced, the new transformer for the third bloc in REK Bitola will have delays in its delivery due to some transport problems, says the Energy Committee of VMRO-DPMNE. AD...