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Osmani expects clear EC recommendation for Macedonia to commence EU accession talks

I expect for the upcoming European Commission report on Macedonia’s progress to be the best ever and stipulate a clear recommendation for commencing of the country’s EU accession talks, Vice-Premier for European Affairs Bujar Osmani told...

Mayors of 30 Macedonian and Bulgarian municipalities establish Association of Cities

About 30 mayors from the municipalities in the bordering regions of Macedonia and Bulgaria agreed Thursday in Kumanovo over the establishment of an Association of Cities for the purpose of applying for joint EU-funded projects. The association’s...

Yet, Kotzias saw the sun of Kutlesh (PHOTO)

The canvas that covered the 16 ray sun of Kutlesh at the Prestol Hotel, which is located opposite the Granit Hotel in Ohrid where Greek Foreign Minister Nikos Kotzias is staying, has been ripped. Ohrid residents reacted fiercely to this...

I bring good news from Macedonia, Osmani told Mogherini

Deputy PM in charge of EU integration Bujar Osmani held Thursday in Brussels a meeting with High Representative of the EU for Foreign Affairs and Security Policy, Federica Mogherini, in which he presented Macedonia’s progress after implementing...

Video footage in ‘Bribe’ case was not released again in court

The complete video footage at Thursday’s hearing in ‘Bribe’ case, in which Prime Minister Zoran Zaev is charged with taking bribe, will not be released in the Criminal Court because Appellate Court still has not presented decision on...

Progress made, but the hardest issues remain to be solved, say Dimitrov and Kotzias

Progress has been made involving some of the issues that have already matured and there are still differences for others, Macedonian Foreign Minister Nikola Dimitrov stated Thursday after his meeting in Ohrid with Greece’s Foreign Minister...

Ivanov: Macedonia and Turkey can do more in trade exchange, investments

Macedonia and Turkey can do a lot more in the field of investments and trade exchange. Back in 2012 we agreed that political relations are excellent but economic cooperation lags behind. Therefore we set the goal of increasing annual trade...

Macedonia covered its pride so as not to offend Kotzias (PHOTO)

In order not to offend Greek Foreign Minister Nikos Kotzias, the Macedonian authorities covered the 16-rayed sun of Kutlesh, located at Hotel Prestol, which is located about thirty meters from the place where today Greek Foreign Minister Nikos...

Six years from Smilkovci Lake killings

Five men were killed near the Smilkovci Lake in Skopje on this day six years ago. The massacre took place on Maundy Thursday, prior to the Orthodox Easter. Kire Trickovski, Filip Slavkovski, Cvetanco Ackovski and Aleksandar Nakjevski, all...

Here’s how Kotzias was welcomed in Ohrid (video)

The meeting between Macedonian and Greek Foreign Ministers Nikola Dimitrov and Nikos Kotzias is ongoing. Makfax video shows how Kotzias was welcomed. This is a fresh round of name talks.