Tag: Kreshnik Bekteshi
Macedonia 22.09.20 | 17:03

Minister Bekteshi tells reporters to learn Albanian

The Minister of Economy Kreshnik Bekteshi started Tuesday’s press conference in Albanian, and then in Macedonian, as he said “out of respect for the largest ethnic group”. Asked why he started the address in reverse order, and not as before, he told the reporters to learn Albanian. Language...

Economy 17.04.20 | 18:28

Bekteshi says economic reasoning behind fuel excise increase

There is economic reasoning behind the fuel excise increase and if the Ministry of Finance or the Government produce a proposal for a rise of the excise amount by Mden 2-3, the Ministry of Economy will support such a move, said Economy Minister Kreshnik Bekteshi on Friday. Considering the analysis by...

Economy 03.04.20 | 14:47

Ban on flour export to be lifted

The ban on export of flour that was introduced because of the state of emergency will be lifted, the Economy Ministry decided Friday after meeting with representatives of the milling and baking industry. Economy Minister Kreshnik Bekteshi said that the decision was made after it was determined that the...

Economy 17.03.20 | 13:27

Bekteshi: No need for panic buying, enough food available

There is no need to panic, as all supermarkets and food distributors have sufficient stocks especially for essential items. We should be conscious and take care for citizens’ health and employees in markets, Economy Minister Kreshnik Bekteshi said after Tuesday’s meeting with owners of the largest...

Economy 09.12.19 | 10:58

Macedonian minister will not participate in a forum abroad because Kosovo was not invited

Economy Minister Kreshnik Bekteshi informed Sunday that he canceled his attendance at the Energy Community Forum in Moldova because Kosovo was not invited. The minister informed about this through a letter he sent to the forum organizers stating the above mentioned reasons. Here’s the full letter:

Macedonia 31.05.19 | 15:24

Bekteshi heard some of the “bombs” about DUI, says they are private conversations

Economy Minister Kreshnik Bekteshi said Friday he did not want to comment on the new so-called. bombs from wiretapped conversations allegedly between DUI members, which were posted on Facebook, since such publication is strictly prohibited by law. He heard some of the so-called “bombs”, and...