Saturday, 4 April 2020
Economy 04.04.20 | 21:39

PE Vodovod Ohrid with over 250 employees in times of economic crisis spends 5 million denars for temporary employments

The President of the VMRO-DPMNE branch in Ohrid posted on his Facebook profile a document which shows that PE “Vodovod” from Ohrid signed an agreement with the Private Employment Agency “AKSIOS-VARDAR” from Gostivar in the amount of 5,000,000.00 denars. The public enterprise “Vodovod”...

Macedonia 04.04.20 | 21:27

Humanitarian aid or voter bribery: Flour, potatoes and toilet paper for Roma people in Strumica?!

Potatoes, flour, cakes, toilet paper, dishwasher detergent… Humanitarian aid is being distributed to Roma people in Strumica, and accidentally or not, the photos obtained by Republika were taken near the Zaev family’s home. Entire Roma families at risk of infection, moving without any protection...

World 04.04.20 | 19:06

Orban: Health-care staff to receive bonus

Health-care staff will receive a 500,000 forint (EUR 1,380) bonus this year, Prime Minister Viktor Orbán said on Friday in an interview, Daily News Hungary reported. Orbán told public broadcaster Kossuth Radio that a decision on curfew restrictions introduced last week to combat the spread of the novel...

Macedonia Health 04.04.20 | 16:23

53 new coronavirus cases, five deaths confirmed in the country

53 new coronavirus cases have been confirmed in the country, thus bringing the total number of patients in the country to 483, the Ministry of Health informed on Saturday. Over the past 24 hours, two patients died of coronavirus at the Infectious Diseases Clinic in Skopje, a 71-year-old woman from Labunista...

World 04.04.20 | 16:07

Orban: Not now EPP, I’m busy

Hungarian Prime Minister Viktor Orban sent a letter to the Secretary General of the Euroepan People’s Party Antonio Lopez – Isturiz telling him he is much too busy to play the usual political games about the membership of the Hungarian ruling Fidesz party in the European center-right group. With...

Macedonia 04.04.20 | 16:05

Foreign Ministry: 2,207 Macedonian nationals returned home so far

So far, a total of 2,207 Macedonian nationals have returned back to the country, according to data from the Ministry of Foreign Affairs (MoFA), which arranges bringing back of our citizens stranded abroad. From March 22 to April 4, 5,228 Macedonian nationals from all over the world contacted Ministry...

Macedonia 04.04.20 | 15:52

Mickoski: My thoughts are with the people of Kumanovo, every person is important and every life matters!

In these moments of serious health crisis, but also economic, my thoughts are with the people of Kumanovo where the infection is spreading with significant progress. Kumanovo has always been a libertarian city, the first in many things, the leader of VMRO-DPMNE Hristijan Mickoski wrote Saturday on Facebook. Today,...

Macedonia 04.04.20 | 15:27

Everyone who criticizes Zaev’s government is accused of spreading fake news

According to Igor Janusev, the general secretary of VMRO-DPMNE, anyone who criticizes the government, who has his own opinion on things, about any problem or trouble they have, they are immediately accused by Zaev and his pro-government followers of spreading fake news. That is the encyclopedic example...

Macedonia 04.04.20 | 11:37

Dancers Zaev and Spasovski caused chaos in Kumanovo

Dancers Zoran Zaev and Oliver Spasovski caused chaos in Kumanovo, according to the largest opposition party VMRO DPMNE. As they dance with the pandemic, the lives of thousands of Kumanovo residents are in danger. Thousands of elderly and frail, chronically ill, and families with young children were left...

Macedonia 04.04.20 | 11:20

Patient cured of coronavirus discharged from the Infectious Diseases Clinic after 17 days of treatment: I did not infect anyone!

A patient cured of coronavirus, who was discharged from the Infectious Diseases Clinic in Skopje on Wednesday after 17 days of treatment, told her story to “360 degrees” of how she got infected, what measures she took to protect her family, how she isolated herself after returning in the...

Music 04.04.20 | 09:57

Singer Pink says she had coronavirus, will donate $1 million

Pink tested positive for coronavirus, the singer revealed on social media Friday night. After self-isolating with her family in Los Angeles, she is on the mend and was recently given the all-clear from her doctor, Variety reported. She first noticed symptoms of COVID-19 two weeks ago, Pink elaborated,...

Macedonia 04.04.20 | 09:47

Kumanovo in complete lockdown over weekend

Kumanovo is placed under a full lock-down for the weekend. Exceptions to the curfew apply to members of the police, the army and health workers. The Government decided Friday to enforce a curfew in Kumanovo, starting from 9 p.m. on Friday up to 5 a.m. on Monday. On weekdays, the curfew begins at 4 p.m....