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Key messages from the report The reforms started by Moldova’s State Fiscal Service in 2014-2015 brought tangible results. Despite economic recession, decline in consumption and macroeconomic instability, these reforms brought 1.8 – 2,3 billion lei…
This report outlines the progress made under the Roadmap regarding the agenda of high-priority reforms comitted by the Moldovan authorities (Government, Parliament, and some other public institutions) in order to overcome the social, economic and…
Экономические реалии Приднестровья (Realitatea Economică Transnistreană) – ежеквартальное издание, в котором обозначены важнейшие аспекты развития экономической и политической ситуации в Приднестровье. Главные идеи этого выпуска Уже на протяжении четырех кварталов экономики обоих берегах Днестра дистанцируются…
For 4 consecutive quarters, the economies on both banks of the Nistru river have been diverging from the economical point of view. In Q2:2016, the convergence indicator fell to 94.8% (97.1% in Q2:2015) due to…
Sumar executiv Inițiativa Ministerului Sănătății de a propune un regulament sanitar pentru instituțiile preșcolare, unic pentru toate formele de organizare juridică (de stat, private și cu statut de ONG) este binevenită – pentru că această…
Excerpt In the recent years, the expenditures on national defence were never a priority on the national development agenda. Since 2009, disbursements for this sector felt sharply. This trend did not change even after 2014,…
The Small and Medium Enterprises (SME) are the backbone of the European economy, accounting for 85% of the new jobs created. The European Comission aims to promote entrepreneurship and improve the SME business climate, in…
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Экономические реалии Приднестровья (Realitatea Economică Transnistreană) – ежеквартальное издание, в котором обозначены важнейшие аспекты развития экономической и политической ситуации в Приднестровье. Главные идеи этого выпуска Экономики обоих берегов Днестра начали дистанцироваться со структурной точки зрения.…
Transnistrian Economic Review is a quarterly publication about the main economic and political developments in the eastern districts of the Republic of Moldova. Key messages of this edition The economies on both banks of the…
Sectorul agroalimentar este al doilea sector economic ca mărime din UE. Datorită normelor UE, cetățenii europeni beneficiază de unele din cele mai ridicate standarde internaționale în materie de siguranță alimentară. Politică UE protejează sănătatea de-a…
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Key messages of this edition Despite internal and external constraints, in 2015 the economy fell by only 0.5%, which was close to the baselinescenario of the Expert-Grup forecast (-0.8%) for the given year. The only…
Zona de Liber Schimb Aprofundat și Cuprinzător (ZLSAC / DCFTA) a fost formată prin semnarea Acordului de Asociere între Republica Moldova și Uniunea European. Aceasta permite circulația mărfurilor între teritoriul țărilor membre UE și Republica…
Ținând cont de multitudinea informației dedicate implementării prevederilor ce ţin de Zona de Liber Schimb Aprofundat și Cuprinzător ZLSAC / DCFTA, precum și numărul tot mai mare de platforme informaționale, mediul de afaceri din țară…
Ținând cont de multitudinea informației dedicate implementării prevederilor ce ţin de Zona de Liber Schimb Aprofundat și Cuprinzător ZLSAC / DCFTA, precum și numărul tot mai mare de platforme informaționale, mediul de afaceri din țară…
Summary The monitoring process covered four major actions: (1) the Financial-Banking Package, adopted by the Parliament at 25 February 2016; (2) Project for the Roadmap on priority reforms’ Agenda, adopted at 25 February 2016; (3)…
Executive Summary The National Committee for Financial Stability, the office in charge with coordinating the institutions responsible with ensuring financial sector’s stability, currently faces serious problems of governance, caused by strong political affiliation and unclear…
This document features a detailed analysis of the shareholders of Moldovan banks, producing a rating of transparency and shareholders’ quality. Excerpt According to the analysis, only four banks (out of 11), exceed the 7 points’…
Key messages from the current issue The level of economic development between both banks of the Nistru river is getting closes, amid the worsening economic situation in both zones. Nonetheless, the downturn in the Transnistrian…
This is a summary of the report. Full version available only in Romanian Expert-Grup assessed the Budget Transparency Index (BTI) for the Republic of Moldova and found no progress in recent years, largely due to…
Summary The banking crisis, which sent shockwaves in the Moldovan economy in 2015, can be solved by implementing a Roadmap that includes seven urgent measures, implemented both at the level of the regulatory authority and…
Peer reviewer: Alexandru Săndulescu, former energy policy advisor to the Prime Minister of Moldova Executive summary  The extension of the Iasi-Ungheni pipeline is a major objective for the Moldovan energy sector. Interconnecting Moldova with the…
Summary Last year was a turning one for Moldovan baking system, when systemic weaknesses combined with large-scale fraudulent transactions have triggered an unprecedented banking crisis. As a result, the reduction of deposits attracted and the…
Summary This EUROMONITOR Report - First achievements and difficulties in implementing the EU-Moldova Association Agreement presents the monitoring results of the EU-Moldova Association Agreement implementation during July 2015 - December 2016. The Association for Participatory…

How well the public funds were managed in Q1-2015

Tuesday, 22 December 2015 Published in Publications
Authors: Tatiana Savva,
During the first quarter of 2015, Moldovan Court of Accounts published 14 audit reports. Our experts analysed them and highlighted the main findings in this report (available only in Romanian). One of the main findings…
This is the 13th issue of the Moldova Economic Growth Analysis (MEGA), which analyzes the key macroeconomic and sector-level trends in 2015 and provides forecasts for key economic indicators for the next two years.  Key…
Это третий выпуск издания „Региональный экономический журнал: Приднестровье”, который проанализирует экономическую эволюцию Приднестровья, основные макроэкономические и секторные тенденции к концу 2015 года и предоставит прогнозы в отношении ключевых экономических показателей в 2016 г. Главные идеи…
This is the 3rd issue of the Regional Economic Review: Transnistrian region, which analyses the economic evolution of the region from Dniester’s left bank, explains the key macroeconomic and sector-level trends in the region and…

DCFTA between Moldova and EU after one year

Friday, 04 December 2015 Published in Publications
Authors: Ana Popa,
Key Messages September 2015 marked one year since the implementation of DCFTA (Deep & Comprehensive Free Trade Agreement) between Moldova and EU began, and its results were overshadowed by the country’s economic and political problems,…
Abstract Moldovan economy faced this year many challenges, which had negative repercussions on the public finances. Budgetary revenues were affected largely due to the decrease in imports, freezing the foreign assistance and the rising cost…
Moldovan economy is still in recession. For the 11th consecutive month, the Economic Leading Indicator (ELI) - an index calculated monthly by Expert-Grup and which aggregates six main macroeconomic indicators, is below 100, which indicates…
Summary The scale of irregularities found by Moldova’s Court of Accounts (CA) has exceeded 7 billion MDL in 2014, or USD 353 million. The audits have unearthed both technical and operational problems at the audited…
This study includes an analysis of the Moldovan legal framework in the field of labor legislation and policies aimed to support families with children – and more specifically in the framework of childcare leave for…
Резюме Внедрение СА / УВЗСТ в приднестровском регионе имеет  решающее значение, по крайней мере, в силу двух причин: (i) политическая - это может послужить серьезной предпосылкой для сближения    экономики обеих сторон Днестра и, соответственно, для…
Executive Summary The implementation of the AA/DCFTA in the Transnistrian region is crucial at least for two reasons: (i) political - it could serve as a strong precondition for converging the economies from both sides…
Key messages of the report: The report covers commitments undertaken by national authorities in 23 political areas, 15 fields related to economic and sector cooperation and 10 fields related to Deep and Comprehensive Free Trade…
Key messages from the edition Moldovan economy continues its decline. In June 2015, the Economic Leading Indicator (ELI) - an index calculated monthly by Expert-Grup and which aggregates six main macroeconomic indicators, is down 1.6 points…
Abstract The current status-quo of the Republic of Moldova can be labeled as a country amid a general crisis, evidenced through a combination of at least five self-sustaining crises: economic, institutional, budget, banking and social…
Abstract The current adverse economic developments in Moldova, unlike previous years, are mostly determined by domestic influences rather than external ones. The banking crisis had a crucial impact in deteriorating economic situation in Moldova, even…
Abstract In recent years, the public expenditures’ framework in Moldova has recorded several positive developments. These developments were both quantitatively and qualitatively. Improvements were primarily noticed in the public debt management, thanks to technical and…
This analysis was initiated and developed in the context of the events as of 10 June 2015 when the Moldovan policy makers indirectly decided upon the inadmissibility of a new program with the International Monetary…
Abstract Moldova continues to spend a much larger share of its budget income on education sector than other countries in the region (allocations for education have reached 7% of GDP in 2014). Still, the sector…
The share of Moldova’s Road Fund in the country’s State Budget and GDP in 2013 is quite impressive - almost 5.5% of State Budget and over 1.2% of GDP, compared to 1% of GDP for…
Abstract This study aims to evaluate the level of budget transparency in the Republic of Moldova. Therefore, the level of budget transparency in Moldova remains unchanged in recent years, and this lack of progress has…
Currently, Republic of Moldova deals with arguably the biggest challenge to its economic security since proclaiming the independence in 1991. The endemic corruption, oligarchization of state institutions, presence of suspicious foreign capital in the country’s financial…
Key points from this edition Economic growth will slow noticeably and the economy is expected to stagnate by the end of this year. In the context of these extremely difficult economic, social and political conditions,…
Summary Share of social expenditures in 2015 will reach 13.5% of GDP, or 32.3% of the total National Public Budget, ie a 1.7% increase compared to last year. At the same time, the State Social…
Summary During 2005-2014, Moldova saw important progress in terms of European integration - signing the Association Agreement, visa liberalization with EU, ensuring more respect for human rights, providing e-governance, IT sector and social services’ reform.…
Key messages from the report Agriculture plays an important role in Moldova's economy. Approximately 30.5% of country’s work force work in agriculture, while sector contribution to GDP was around 13% in 2014. Although financing for…
Key messages from the report The public pension system in Moldova is not financially nor socially sustainable. While the State Social Insurance Budget (BASS) recorded a structural deficit of around 1% of GDP and total…
Abstract In 2010-2014, Moldova’s Court of Accounts issued 46 decisions based on its audit reports aimed to evaluate the management of public funds and assets by local authorities of level I and II from over…
Summary Moldovan government paid in 2015 over 352 million MDL ($19.5 million) to the accounts of the Ministry of Culture - a 19% increase compared to last year. However, the share of culture spending in…
Key messages from the report According to the Kroll report, the amount of allegedly fraudulent loans (plus interest) reached 18 billion MDL ($1 billion), while the financial engineering conducted at these three banks were aimed…

Budget 2015 provisions on the Justice Sector

Tuesday, 26 May 2015 Published in Publications
Authors: Ion Guzun,
Key messages from the policy brief The State Budget for 2015 on the Justice and Human Right sectors continues to growth. In particular, the sum is intended for increasing wages of judges, building offices for…

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