Sunday, 22 April 2018 | News today: 8

Macedonia

zaev-5-520x390

PM Zaev: Greece shows understanding for our identity

Macedonia and Greece have never been closer to settling the name dispute. Only a geographic identifier is on the table. There are differences over amending of the Constitution, which is related with the scope of the name’s usage. Greece shows...
369

Osmani: Over 90 percent of Plan 3-6-9 realized, expecting clear recommendation

Macedonia has managed to deliver an exceptionally favorable reform agenda over the past nine months and is back on the European path, said Vice Premier for European Affairs Bujar Osmani regarding Thursday’s talks with European Commission...
grcija-slika1

Greek media: Progress made in Ohrid, more difficult issues remain open

Greek media outlets report on Thursday’s meeting between Nikola Dimitrov and Nikos Kotzias in Ohrid putting an accent on Greek foreign minister statement that steps forward have been taken, but still difficult issues remain open, and Dimitrov’s...
134212461

Macedonia diaspora should identify with the state instead of political parties: minister

The government has decided to elevate the diaspora issue to an institutional level and the state should pay more attention to building confidence with the diaspora, Edmond Ademi, minister without portfolio responsible for the diaspora, said on...
Hristijan-Mickoski

Mickoski: The shorter this government lasts – the better for the citizens

The World Bank came up with a report saying that Macedonia is the only country in the region that slows growth for the Western Balkan countries. He cites 2017 with zero percent growth and says that this is due to the political crisis, bad weather,...
средба3-520x290

VMRO-DPMNE leader Hristijan Mickoski meets Bundestag delegation in Skopje

VMRO-DPMNE leader Hristijan Mickoski met with a delegation from the German Bundestag, led by Gunther Krichbaum, chairman of the Committee on the Affairs of the European Union. At the meeting, Mickoski affirmed the positions of VMRO-DPMNE...
134211726

Bartholomew: Only Ecumenical Patriarchate can be mother-church

Only the Ecumenical Patriarchate can be the mother-church of Balkan churches, Ecumenical Patriarch Bartholomew told professors and students of the Skopje-based Faculty of Theology at their meeting in Istanbul. According to him, the Bulgarian...
хан-520x293

Mogherini, Hahn to visit Macedonia next week

The EU  High Representative for Foreign Affairs and Security Policy, Federica Mogherini, and the European Commissioner for European Neighbourhood Policy and Enlargement Negotiations, Johannes Hahn, will arrive to Skopje next week right after...
muzej-na-holokaust

Holocaust Remembrance Day observed in Skopje

By lighting six memorial candles, a symbol of remembrance for the six million Jewish victims of the Nazi genocide, the Holocaust Memorial Center for the Jews of Macedonia marked Thursday the Holocaust Remembrance Day or Yom Hashoah in Hebrew. The...
sobranie-sednica-10

Parliament adopts laws on OTA, surveillance of communications

MPs adopted Thursday the laws on the Operational-Technical Agency (OTA) and the surveillance of communications. The laws were passed by consensus after an agreement reached within working groups of MPs from the ruling and opposition parties. VMRO-DPMNE’s...