Monday, 20 February 2017 | News today: 3



International symposium “Hamlet and Europe – To Be or Not to Be”

University of Audiovisual Arts organizes an international symposium “Hamlet and Europe – To Be or Not to Be!” in the Macedonian Cinematheque on February 20-21. European Academy of Sciences, Arts and Letters (EASAL) president...

Congressman Franks joins call for probing US funding of Soros groups, left-wing causes in Macedonia

US Congressman Trent Franks, Republican representative from Arizona), has joined the calls of his colleagues for investigating the role of the US Embassy in Macedonia regarding the allegations about using the US tax dollars for funding NGOs...

FM Poposki attends 53rd Munich Security Conference

Deputy PM and Foreign Minister Nikola Poposki will take part in the 53rd Munich Security Conference, held on Feb. 17-19. This year’s conference, which is going to be chaired by Wolfgang Ischinger, brings together 500 leaders and top...

Evzoni border crossing opens for traffic

Border crossing Evzoni has opened for all types of vehicles after Greek farmers removed the blockade on Friday morning, said the Auto Moto Association of Macedonia. The border crossing near Gevgelija closed for traffic on January 30.

Macedonian American caucus reassembled in the new Congress

United States House Representatives Dave Trott (R-MI), Brendan Boyle (D-PA) and Steve Stivers (R-OH) re-assembled the Macedonian American caucus in the 115th Congress. The caucus works to improve ties between Macedonia and the United States...

Greek farmers partially lift blockade of Gevgelija border crossing

Greek farmers have partially opened the Gevgelija border crossing, which they kept closed for all vehicles for 18 days. Their tractors are still blocking the road into Greece, but the protesters have left and one lane has been opened for traffic....

Days of Iranian film open with a documentary dedicated to Abbas Kiarostami

The days of Iranian cinematography in Macedonia open in Skopje on Friday with a screening of “76 Minutes and 15 Seconds with Abbas Kiarostami”, a documentary film by Seifollah Samadian. The film is dedicated to Kiarostami, one...

Greek farmers to end closures at several roads on Friday

Protesting farmers from the Nikea and other blockades will end their road closures and continue their protests in different ways, the president of the United Federation of Agricultural Associations in Karditsa, Vangelis Boutas, told ANA-MPA...

Economic Chamber of Macedonia observes 95. anniversary

The Economic Chamber of Macedonia observes Friday its 95. anniversary through roundtable themed “Position of Small Countries in International Economy – Benefits and Shortcomings”. The roundtable will include successful businessmen...

MoFA takes measures for settling Greek border blockade problem

Macedonia’s Ministry of Foreign Affairs (MoFA) has been taking concrete activities for surpassing the problem with the blockade on the Macedonian-Greek border crossing Evzoni. A letter of protest is sent to the Greek Ministry of Foreign...