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Government to discuss 2018 budget

The 2018 draft-Budget will be discussed at a Government session later on Thursday. The 2018 budget is projected at MKD 211,7 billion (EUR 3,44 billion). Revenues are planned at MKD 193,5 billion (EUR 3,14 billion) with budget deficit estimated...
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Fire at Faculty of Civil Engineering extinguished, no injuries

There are no injured persons in the fire that broke out Thursday morning at the Skopje-based Faculty of Civil Engineering. The fire has been fully extinguished, with the roof and three classrooms completely destroyed, faculty dean Darko Moslavac...
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Border crossings closed for traffic due to strike in Greece

Border crossings Dojrani and Niki are closed for traffic due a strike of Greek customs officers. Vehicles are occasionally let through at the Evzoni border crossing, says the Auto-Moto Association of Macedonia. The closure is expected to last...
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World premiere of “Secret Ingredient” at Thessaloniki film festival

Film “Secret Ingredient” by Macedonian director Gjorce Stavreski will have its world premiere at the 58. Thessaloniki International Film Festival on Thursday. Vele can’t afford to buy the expensive medications for his father,...
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State Secretary of Slovakia’s Ministry of Foreign/European Affairs Korcok arrives in Macedonia for a two-day visit

State Secretary of Slovakia’s Ministry of Foreign and European Affairs Ivan Korcok is set to pay a working visit to Macedonia on 9-10 November. Korcok and his Macedonian counterpart Nikola Dimitrov are set to discuss the overall bilateral...
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Fire at Faculty of Civil Engineering put under control (photo)

The fire that broke out Thursday morning at the Skopje-based Faculty of Civil Engineering has been put under control, commander of the Skopje fire-fighting brigade Zvonko Tomevski told MIA. There is no information over the cause of the fire,...
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By adopting 2016 Ombudsman’s report on human rights, MPs fix blunder

Macedonia’s Parliament on Wednesday endorsed a report of the Political System Committee on implementing recommendations to overcome the state of play as noted in the 2016 Ombudsman’s report involving the protection, improvement...
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Montenegrin FM Darmanovic visits Macedonia

Montenegrin Foreign Minister Srdjan Darmanovic will visit Macedonia tomorrow for meeting with the country’s top officials, Macedonia’s Ministry of Foreign Affairs said on Wednesday. Darmanovic is scheduled to meet his Macedonian...
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Macedonia to host 1st Western Balkans Digital Summit next year

Macedonia in the first half of 2018 will host the 1st Western Balkans Digital Summit. The event has been agreed recently at a meeting of the Regional Cooperation Council (RCC) as part of the Berlin Process. It is also supported by the Federal...
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Closing conference of EU-funded project for enhancing lifelong learning

Challenges deriving from the rapid development of new technologies, globalization and changes on the labour market impose the need of lifelong learning and establishment of a flexible, open educational system, which offers opportunities to...