Revenues and expenses of the Chisinau municipal budget for 2019 increased by 138.2 million lei.
The Chisinau Municipal Council approved amendments to the draft budget for 2019 at a meeting on November 27. In particular, one of the increases in income and expenses (by 90.42 million lei) became necessary due to the implementation of the provisions of the Law on a unified system of remuneration in the public sector, in particular, expenses on remuneration for employees of the public sector were increased. Additional funds will be allocated from the state budget. The increase in income and expenses by another 47.8 million lei is due to the fact that in 2019 additional revenues of about 50 million lei will go to the municipal budget. Thus, revenues are approved at more than 4 billion 138.8 million lei, expenses - more than 4 billion 472.5 million lei. More than half of the municipal budget revenues in 2019 will be transfers from the state budget - more than 2.37 billion lei. The deductions from state taxes and fees will exceed 1.15 billion lei, and own revenues - 0.485 billion lei. Most of the expenses planned for the education sector - more than 2.3 billion lei (more than 51% of the expenses planned for 2019). The following are expenses for: transport and street lighting - more than 1 billion lei, social protection - 0.35 billion lei, maintenance of housing and communal services - 0.44 billion lei, culture and recreation - 0.20 billion lei, investments, overhauls, the project “Energy Efficiency” - 0.14 billion lei. The least expenditures are planned for the healthcare sector - 94.99 million lei.//27.11.2019 — InfoMarket.