Economics

MoE CHANGES ITS ECONOMIC FORECASTS FOR A THIRD TIME SINCE YEAR BEGINNING

MoE CHANGES ITS ECONOMIC FORECASTS FOR A THIRD TIME SINCE YEAR BEGINNING
26 november, 2020

The Moldovan Ministry of Economy and Infrastructure has published its new forecast of macro-economic indicators for 2021-2023, having substantially changed it compared with the previous forecast made last July.

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MOLDOVAN AND JAPANESE BUSINESS PEOPLE BUILDING BRIDGES FOR COOPERATION

MOLDOVAN AND JAPANESE BUSINESS PEOPLE BUILDING BRIDGES FOR COOPERATION
26 november, 2020

An online forum called “Business Bridges Japan-Moldova” began in Chisinau on Wednesday. It has brought together 60 companies and business support institutes from the two countries.

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MOLDOVA RECEIVES FIRST TRANCHE OF EU’S MACRO-FINANCIAL ASSISTANCE

MOLDOVA RECEIVES FIRST TRANCHE OF EU’S MACRO-FINANCIAL ASSISTANCE
26 november, 2020

The Republic of Moldova has received the first tranche of €51.6 million from the European Union’s macro-financial assistance credit, the Ministry of Finance reported on Wednesday.

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GHEORGHE ARPENTIN WILL CONTINUE WORKING IN OIV

GHEORGHE ARPENTIN WILL CONTINUE WORKING IN OIV
23 november, 2020

The former Director of Moldova’s National Bureau of Vine and Wine, Gheorghe Arpentin, whose mandate has expired, will continue working in the International Organization of Vine and Wine (OIV).

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DEADLINE FOR FARMERS’ COMPENSATION APPLICATIONS EXPIRED ON MONDAY

DEADLINE FOR FARMERS’ COMPENSATION APPLICATIONS EXPIRED ON MONDAY
17 november, 2020

Monday was the last day for accepting applications for farmers’ compensations.

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“WE WILL CONTINUE OUR WEIGHTED COURSE” – PREMIER CHICU

“WE WILL CONTINUE OUR WEIGHTED COURSE” – PREMIER CHICU
13 november, 2020

The incumbent Moldovan Government will continue its weighted course, “so nobody will be able to rock our boat”, Prime Minister Ion Chicu stated during the presentation of his Government’s first annual Report.

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BUDGET-21 STIPULATES CAPITAL INVESTMENT GROWTH BY 7 BILLION LEI – PREMIER CHICU

BUDGET-21 STIPULATES CAPITAL INVESTMENT GROWTH BY 7 BILLION LEI – PREMIER CHICU
06 november, 2020

The parameters of the draft of Moldova’s State Budget for 2021, agreed upon with the International Monetary Fund, stipulate a growth of capital investment by 7 billion lei, Prime Minister Ion Chicu stated on the Moldova-1 public television channel on Thursday night.

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CZECHIA HELPS MOLDOVA TO BUILD UP CoV BED STOCK

CZECHIA HELPS MOLDOVA TO BUILD UP CoV BED STOCK
04 november, 2020

The Czech Republic is helping Moldova to increase the stock of specialized beds for COVID-19 patients in various regions of Moldova. Thus, the money provided by the Czechia Government has permitted to obtain 11 such beds for a hospital in Causeni and 10 beds for a hospital in Calarasi.

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PRESIDENT IGOR DODON SAYS AUTHORITIES WILL NOT INTRODUCE NEW RESTRICTIONS IN CONNECTION WITH THE COVID-19 INFECTION SPREAD

PRESIDENT IGOR DODON SAYS AUTHORITIES WILL NOT INTRODUCE NEW RESTRICTIONS IN CONNECTION WITH THE COVID-19 INFECTION SPREAD
28 octomber, 2020

President Igor Dodon said in an interview with the Russian edition of RBC that the authorities will not impose new restrictions in connection with the spread of COVID-19.

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IMPORTANT-MOST CONDITION FOR INVESTMENT ATTRACTION IS STRUGGLE AGAINST CORRUPTION – EU AMBASSADOR

IMPORTANT-MOST CONDITION FOR INVESTMENT ATTRACTION IS STRUGGLE AGAINST CORRUPTION – EU AMBASSADOR
23 octomber, 2020

The important-most condition for investment attraction is a real, efficient struggle against corruption, Ambassador Peter Michalko, the Head of the European Union Delegation to the Republic of Moldova, stated in Comrat on Friday at the opening of the 6th international investment forum “Invest Gagauzia 2020”.

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​PUTIN SAYS MOLDOVAN ECONOMY IS SO TIED UP WITH RUSSIA THAT IT CANNOT EXIST INDEPENDENTLY, SO FAR

​PUTIN SAYS MOLDOVAN ECONOMY IS SO TIED UP WITH RUSSIA THAT IT CANNOT EXIST INDEPENDENTLY, SO FAR
23 octomber, 2020

Russian President Vladimir Putin believes that the Moldovan economy is so hard-wired to Russia that it cannot exist independently, so far. Putin stated this in his 3-hour-long address to the Thursday’s meeting of the International Discussion Club “Valdai”, in which he inter alia touched on the developments in Moldova taking place in the lead up to the November 1 presidential election.

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MOLDOVAN GOVERNMENT APPROVES AMENDMENTS TO AGREEMENT ON FREE TRADE WITH UKRAINE

MOLDOVAN GOVERNMENT APPROVES AMENDMENTS TO AGREEMENT ON FREE TRADE WITH UKRAINE
22 octomber, 2020

The Government approved on Wednesday evening, October 21, amendments to the free trade agreement with Ukraine. According to this decision, the changes imply a revision of the rules for accounting for the origin of goods used in bilateral trade.

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THE PARTY OF COMMUNISTS CRITIZED THE ACTIVITIES OF "MOLDOVAGAZ"

THE PARTY OF COMMUNISTS CRITIZED THE ACTIVITIES OF "MOLDOVAGAZ"
21 octomber, 2020

The Party of Communists (PCRM) has expressed indignation at the fact that with the purchase price of gas at $ 160 per 1,000 cubic meters, “Moldovagaz” keeps the tariff for consumers at $ 330.

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CHINESE EXPERIENCE OF RURAL POVERTY OVERCOMING DESERVES OTHER COUNTRIES’ ATTENTION AND USAGE – MOLDOVAN AMBASSADOR DUMITRU BRAGHIS

CHINESE EXPERIENCE OF RURAL POVERTY OVERCOMING DESERVES OTHER COUNTRIES’ ATTENTION AND USAGE – MOLDOVAN AMBASSADOR DUMITRU BRAGHIS
19 octomber, 2020

The history of poverty combating in China deserves the world’s attention to the real results achieved in that country, whose best experience should be borrowed by other nations, the Republic of Moldova’s Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary to the People’s Republic of China, Dumitru Braghis, stated to Chinese journalists.

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MOLDOVAGAZ STARTS PUMPING NATURAL GAS TO UKRAINE FOR STORAGE

MOLDOVAGAZ STARTS PUMPING NATURAL GAS TO UKRAINE FOR STORAGE
02 octomber, 2020

For the first time ever, Moldovagaz [Moldova-Russia joint company] has begun pumping natural gas for storing in Ukraine by using the trans-Balkan corridor. The company is going to pump daily 1.5 to 3 million cubic meters of the fuel to be stored in Ukrainian underground gas reservoirs.

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EBRD WORSENS FORECAST FOR MOLDOVAN ECONOMY FOR THIS YEAR AND 2021

EBRD WORSENS FORECAST FOR MOLDOVAN ECONOMY FOR THIS YEAR AND 2021
02 octomber, 2020

The COVID-19 pandemic crisis has already told negatively on the Moldovan economy, and its negative impact may continue as the situation is uncertain, believe the EBRD experts, who presented their opinion in the Bank's autumn report on regional economic perspectives.

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MOLDO-RUSSIAN ECONOMIC FORUM WILL BE HELD ONLINE THURSDAY

MOLDO-RUSSIAN ECONOMIC FORUM WILL BE HELD ONLINE THURSDAY
30 september, 2020

The Moldo-Russian Economic Forum will be held on October 1 in the format of a videoconference, reported the National Agency for Investments. The event will be transmitted live on the Agency’s pages in Facebook and YouTube.

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PRIME MINISTER DEMANDS MORE PUBLICITY AND TRANSPARENCY WITH PRIVATIZATION PROCESS

PRIME MINISTER DEMANDS MORE PUBLICITY AND TRANSPARENCY WITH PRIVATIZATION PROCESS
24 september, 2020

Prime Minister Ion Chicu urged the leadership of the Public Property Agency (АРР) for more publicity and transparency with the privatization process at a government meeting on Wednesday.

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MOLDOVA COULD RECEIVE 23 MILLION EURO FOR SUSTAINABLE AGRICULTURE DEVELOPMENT

MOLDOVA COULD RECEIVE 23 MILLION EURO FOR SUSTAINABLE AGRICULTURE DEVELOPMENT
23 september, 2020

The Parliamentary Commission on Foreign Policy and European Integration approved on Wednesday a report on the draft law on ratification of the Funding Agreement between RM and the International Fund for Agricultural Development (IFAD) on the project "Increasing the Capacity for Rural Transformation (IFAD VIII)." According to the press service of the Parliament, the document provides for the implementation of the project with funding from IFAD sources in the amount of 18.9 million euros, as a long-term loan, and US $ 5.5 million as a grant, through the Adaptation Fund, for a period of six years.

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EU HELPS MOLDOVA WITH ADAPTION TO CLIMATE CHANGE

EU HELPS MOLDOVA WITH ADAPTION TO CLIMATE CHANGE
23 september, 2020

A website with information on climate policy and legislation in Eastern Partnership countries, including Moldova was launched as a part of the EU-funded project EU4Climate.

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