Kosovo’s budget amounts to 2 billion euros

Kosovo’s budget amounts to 2 billion euros

Pristina, 30 September 2016/Independent Balkan News Agency

By Elton Tota

For 2017, Kosovo will have a budget amounting to 2 billion euros. In 2016, the budget was around 1,6 billion euros. This was declared by the minister of Finance, Avdullah Hoti today in a hearing held by the Ministry of Finance for the 2017 budget bill.

Present in these discussions are also representatives of the business community, representatives of civil society and other stakeholders.

The Minister of Finance said that the budget growth will consist of a 50% of increase of capital investments and 5% increase of expenses.

He said that the budget is being finalized and in October, it will be sent to the government for approval. /balkaneu.com/