16.01.2009 Consumer Price Indices in the Republic of Moldova in December 2008
The National Bureau of Statistics presents data regarding the Consumer Price Indices (the level of inflation) in December 2008. In December 2008 the average consumer prices have dropped compared to prices in November 2008 by 0,2 percents, being influenced by the decrease in prices for nonfood products – with 1,3 percents, as well as by the decrease in the tariffs for service rendering to population - with 1,2 percents, average prices for food products have remained at the same level as in November.
16.01.2009 Foreign trade activity of the Republic of Moldova in January-November 2008
Imports in November 2008 have decreased compared to those in October 2008 and increased if compared to those in November 2007, meanwhile exports have reduced compared to both periods. The fall was influenced, mainly, by the consequences of the world financial crisis, which had a negative impact on the trade relations of the Republic of Moldova. The exports of commodities in November 2008 have registered a value of 123,7 mln. US dollars, with 17,7% less to the previous month and with 16,8% - compared to November 2007. In January-November 2008 the exports have summed up to 1477,1 mln. US dollars, a higher volume than that registered in the respective period in 2007 with 21, 6%.
15.01.2009 Price development in constructions in quarter IV 2008
National Bureau of Statistics communicates that the prices for construction - assembly works in quarter IV 2008 increased with 4,6 % against quarter III 2008 and with 19,2% compared to the respective period of the previous year.