Tag: investment
Economy 31.05.19 | 18:43

Angusev tries to put a positive spin on the disastrous Q1 foreign investment figures

After the disastrously low foreign direct investment inflows in the beginning of the year (21.6 million EUR in the first quarter as reported by the Central Bank), Deputy Prime Minister Koco Angusev held an urgent press conference in an attempt to spin the numbers. Instead of talking about the investment...

Economy 13.05.19 | 10:09

Hungary ranked among the ten best investment destinations in the world

Hungary ranked among the world’s ten most attractive investment destinations, according to the American investment magazine Site Selection, as it raked in investments from Germany and the United States. Nearly a 100 major investments were reported in 2018, bringing in 4.3 billion EUR into the Hungarian...

Economy 07.03.19 | 15:49

German company ‘Gerresheimer’ to build Skopje plant, create 400 new jobs

Leading supplier to the global pharma and healthcare Gerresheimer AG is to build a new plant in Skopje, Prime Minister Zoran Zaev confirmed on Thursday. This investment, as he said, will create 400 new jobs. A huge investment has been agreed, the second after the signing of the NATO accession protocol....

Economy 01.03.19 | 22:07

Mickoski says Zaev is lying to the public on the economy and the foreign investments

Meeting with supporters in Ohrid, VMRO-DPMNE leader Hristijan Mickoski accused Zoran Zaev of lying after the Prime Minister recently claimed that he is to be credited for what he called record breaking foreign investments in Macedonia. The only foreign investments that are coming are here as the result...

Economy 04.02.19 | 12:07

Numbers don’t support Zaev’s claims of economic successes

After ramming through the amendments to rename Macedonia, Zoran Zaev also began touting his economic accomplishments. In a recent comment, he declared that “very soon Macedonia will become a NATO country, safe with a stable economy”, before adding that he brought 17 new investments in Macedonia,...

Economy 10.01.19 | 09:19

After “Project Fear” Zaev now promises “giant investments” if name change deal is approved

After threatening Macedonians with war if the deal with Greece is not approved in Parliament, is Zoran Zaev now trying to gain public support for the so-called Prespa treaty by promising major new investments. All indicators show that 2019 will be the year of economic growth. If we catch the EU and NATO...

World 08.01.19 | 15:59

Denmark plans nine new islands to expand Copenhagen industrial district

Denmark backed a proposal on Monday to build nine new artificial islands to expand the industrial district of Copenhagen and attract investment, Reuters reports. The new islands would make up around a quarter of a development project the size of 420 soccer fields in total. Construction could begin in...