Latest articles from Macedonia (FYR)

Crisis in Greece: the credit impact on south-eastern Europe

July 13, 2015

The turmoil in Greece is having an impact on financial markets throughout the eurozone, but this impact may be felt greater in its five neighbours where Greek banks have a particularly large presence: Albania, Bulgaria, Macedonia, Romania and Serbia.

Zoran Stavreski

Macedonia: big progress in a small country

March 24, 2014

Zoran Stavreski is Macedonia's deputy prime minister and minister of finance. Here he shares his views on his country’s economic outlook and prospects for EU membership with Brian Caplen.

Rebuilding the Greek banking scene

January 3, 2013

A series of mergers will change the shape of the Greek banking sector, with three dominant players pulling away from the pack.

Bridge building in the Balkans

September 3, 2007

Société Générale has added to its Balkan synergies with the purchase of Macedonia’s Ohridska Banka – but local banks are efficient and profits are by no means a certainty. Eric Jansson reports.

Policy consensus is vital for steady development

August 7, 2006

Last month’s elections bring hopes for the creation of a consensual government that will further Macedonia’s economic development and lead the country to EU accession. Meanwhile, banks report good health. Tom Blass reports.

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