Revenues worth 46.9 billion lei accumulated in Moldova's national public budget in first eight months of 2021
19:47 | 03.09.2021 Category: Economic
Chisinau, 3 September /MOLDPRES/ - Revenues worth 46.9 billion lei were accumulated in the national public budget (BPN) in January-August 2021, up by 8 billion dollars against the same period of the year before.
The expenses amounted to 49.9 billion lei, which is by 5.9 million lei more against the same period of 2020. The carrying out of BPN finished with a deficit of 3 billion lei and the balances of the financial means in the accounts of the budgets components of the national public budget stood at 8.6 billion lei, Finance Ministry sources said.
At the same time, the state budget revenues on the concerned period amounted to 29.1 billion lei, up by 5.3 billion lei against the same period of the last year.
The incomes managed by the State Fiscal Service stood at 12.5 billion lei, which is by 2 billion lei more against the same period of 2020 and the revenues managed by the Customs Service amounted to 17.4 billion lei, up by 3.6 lei as compared to the same period of the last year.
The state budget’s expenses were fulfilled in an amount of 33.6 billion lei, by 3.8 billion lei more against the same period of the year before. The state budget’s carrying out resulted in a deficit of 4.5 billion lei and the balances of financial means in the state budget’s accounts stood at 4.7 billion lei.
The Finance Ministry ensured the fulfillment of all payment commitments for the period January-August this year, with all payments fully financed.
Under the law on public money and budgetary and fiscal responsibility, priority is to fulfill the obligations of servicing of the home and external state debt, as well as the payment of salaries, pensions and social benefits. Also, the Ministry reiterates the fact that there are no risks of non-fulfilment/ceasing of the expenses approved in the budget, given that the budget has enough financial means and permanently ensures a provident management of the liquidities.