Tag: economic measures
Economy 20.05.20 | 20:07

Anti-Corruption Commission to be closely monitoring government’s third set of measures

The Anti-Corruption Commission will be closely monitoring the government’s measures to help the economy and citizens. Anti-corruption officials told Sitel that all announcements for distribution of state money are being closely monitored, but they will come out with official position whether this...

Economy 17.05.20 | 16:42

Bribery or aid: Government distributes EUR 355 million ahead of elections

The government unveiled Sunday the third set of economic measures aimed at recovering domestic economy hit from the coronavirus outbreak. The set of measures was adopted at Sunday’s session of the government. Its estimated amount stands at EUR 355 million or 5.5% of GDP and is intended to 730,000 beneficiaries,...

Economy 22.04.20 | 10:15

VMRO-DPMNE: For the sake of the citizens, SDSM should immediately accept our economic measures

SDSM is late with the economic measures. The economy and companies are in the red, VMRO-DPMNE accuses. The measures proposed by this criminal government are inapplicable and do not mean assistance to the economy. Due to the incapability of the SDSM government to deal with the economic crisis, no one...

Economy 02.04.20 | 15:03

Mickoski: Short-sightedness of government’s economic team, supplemented by Spasovski and Zoran Zaev, prevents from seeing the chance of using money from the pension fund

VMRO-DPMNE leader Hristijan Mickoski wrote Thursday on Facebook: Unfortunately, the short-sightedness of the government’s economic team, supplemented by Spasovski and Zoran Zaev, prevents from seeing the chance of using money from the pension fund, which would mean additional 200 million euros...

Economy 02.04.20 | 10:50

If the government implements the reform in the pension fund, insurers will not lose a single penny, and the state will receive money

In an interview with “Faktor”, VMRO-DPMNE leader Hristijan Mickoski says that if the government implements the reform in the pension fund, the insurers will not lose a single penny, and the state will receive money. We will talk about the pension system, but in this respect do you think that...

Economy 01.04.20 | 16:44

While Serbia provides money for every citizen, the Macedonian government plans to save the economy with poor measures

The set of economic measures presented on Tuesday by the interim prime minister of the government of the Republic of Macedonia as a rescue of the economy, which is on its knees due to the consequences of the coronavirus pandemic, are insufficient for the economy and the affected companies. These measures...

Macedonia 31.03.20 | 18:27

President Pendarovski disagrees with SDSM leader’s proposal to reduce public administration to the minimum wage of 14,500 denars

President Stevo Pendarovski disagrees with the proposal of SDSM leader Zoran Zaev to reduce the entire public administration to the minimum wage of 14,500 denars, which fortunately was not accepted today by the government. I agree with the latest set of government measures with which all office holders,...

Economy 31.03.20 | 17:04

Mickoski: Less than a third of companies are expected to meet the requirements of Zaev and Spasovski

VMRO-DPMNE leader Hristijan Mickoski was asked today whether under the conditions offered by the government for private companies to use 14,500 MKD from the government even less than a third of private companies will qualify for the assistance. Mickovski belives that there will be far fewer companies...

Macedonia 31.03.20 | 16:44

Mickoski: Government’s set of measures is insufficient and long-delayed, the crisis will deepen

VMRO-DPMNE leader Hristijan Mitskoski at today’s press conference expressed serious concern over the government’s set of economic measures to tackle the consequences of the coronavirus outbreak, saying it would deepen the crisis. According to him, this assistance is far from sufficient and...

Economy 30.03.20 | 12:20

Gosev about the announced economic measures: Probably this measure will not pass, but Zaev and SDSM may pay it dearly

In an interview with NOVA TV, former governor Petar Gosev says he sees no solidarity and fairness in the announced economic measures. When asked, “Zaev announced reducing the administration to the minimum wage with exceptions. There has been a backlash in the part of the public saying it is an unfair...

World 20.03.20 | 15:18

Support for Orban’s plan to help Hungarian families and businesses

A pro-government commentator welcomes the government’s plan to help Hungarian families and businesses survive the financial problems the coronavirus pandemic is sure to bring. A left-wing pundit calls for more government action to protect jobs, Hungary Today reports. On Wednesday, PM Orbán announced...

Economy 23.02.20 | 10:51

Future VMRO-DPMNE government to finance half of costs for construction of new energy efficient facades

The measures and projects promised by VMRO-DPMNE will bring about the renewal of the Republic of Macedonia. VMRO-DPMNE through a new program is planning a project that will improve household energy efficiency. It practically means an opportunity for every family to get a new facade and window frames...

Economy 08.02.20 | 16:10

Mega project: Flat tax of 8%

Hristijan Mickoski, leader of VMRO-DPMNE,at Saturday’s press conference announced more money for the economy, the business and the citizens. Taxes will decrease, which means more money for the economy and citizens. We will completely abandon the concept of progressive tax and introduce a flat tax...