Government prepares the 2014 draft budget

Government prepares the 2014 draft budget

Skopje, September 20, 2013

Government in FYR Macedonia has drafted the 2014 budget, which will be sent to parliament for voting.

Like it was announced before by Prime Minister Nikola Gruevski, the 2014 budget will be expected to bring a 3.2% growth of GDP, inflation up to 3.3% and a deficit of 3.5%.

Next year’s budget will see increases in wages, pensions and social allowances up to 5%. The government is planning capital projects on the roads, as part of Corridor 8 and other infrastructural projects. /ibna/