Monday, 30 November 2020
Macedonia 30.11.20 | 23:15

Merkel: Fighting for start of accession negotiations with Macedonia

Macedonia still has a chance to hold the first EU intergovernmental conference this year, during Germany’s EU Presidency, said Chancellor Angela Merkel at Monday’s video-conference with Members of the European Parliament, Deutsche Welle in Macedonian language reports. However, the chancellor...

Macedonia 30.11.20 | 22:51

Mickoski: Let’s speak out, tomorrow will be too late to correct Zaev’s mistake – blockades in front of the Government and the Ministry of Foreign Affairs on Tuesday

The beyond party protests that took place tonight in 11 cities as of tomorrow turn into blockades in the capital. VMRO-DPMNE leader Hristijan Mickoski said in a video address tonight that we live in historic moments when our future is being decided, when the offered solutions open bigger problems and...

Macedonia 30.11.20 | 22:12

Milososki: Zaev promised to take the country to European Paris, he got stuck in Bulgarian Pazardzhik

Protests under the motto “Zaev’s resignation, freedom of the people” were held Monday in 11 cities across Macedonia. MP Antonio Milososki addressed his fellow citizens in Kicevo. He said that there are also people from Kicevo who are members of SDSM who are ashamed of the fact that a corrupt man...

Macedonia 30.11.20 | 21:51

(PHOTO GALLERY): Eleven cities – one message: Zaev, go away!

Protests under the motto “Zaev’s resignation, freedom of the people” were held Monday in 11 cities across Macedonia. In Kratovo and Kriva Palanka, people took to the streets en masse to show their dissatisfaction with the rule of SDSM and the ruling mafia. They say they came to defend Macedonia...

Macedonia 30.11.20 | 20:51

Mickoski announced a public address

The leader of VMRO-DPMNE, Hristijan Mickoski will have a public address on his Facebook page. Follow my address live, at 9 pm on my Facebook page, Mickoski announced.

Macedonia 30.11.20 | 20:41

Kratovo and Kriva Palanka people on their feet, demand responsibility for all wrong policies and resignation of Zaev and his mafia in power

Protests under the motto “Zaev’s resignation, freedom of the people” were held Monday in 11 cities across Macedonia. In Kratovo and Kriva Palanka, people took to the streets en masse to show their dissatisfaction with the rule of SDSM and the ruling mafia. They say they came to defend...

Macedonia 30.11.20 | 20:08

VMRO-DPMNE: Zaev to say by evening what he is negotiating secretly in Sofia, otherwise tomorrow we will block the Government and the Ministry of Foreign Affairs

VMRO-DPMNE calls on the outgoing Prime Minister Zoran Zaev to publicly say what exactly is being secretly negotiated in Sofia these days, because otherwise the party threatens to block the Government and the Ministry of Foreign Affairs starting tomorrow. In an interview with a Bulgarian medium, Zoran...

Economy 30.11.20 | 20:00

Zdrava kotlina: Bulgarian company, disguised as Swiss capital, became owner of Ilovica mine through Cayman Islands

A Bulgarian company, disguised through a Swiss company through the Cayman Islands, bought the company that owns the Ilovica-Shtuka mine, Euromax Resources in Macedonia, and the Macedonian budget was damaged by not paying a fee of 7% of the value of the concession, the Facebook group “Zdrava kotlina”...

Macedonia 30.11.20 | 18:59

Institute of National History condemns political disputing of Macedonian history

The Institute of National History reacts that the European integration of the Macedonian nation must not be conditioned by the ultimate acceptance of “historical truths” by other national historiographies. The Institute cannot stay silent in conditions when politics directly affect science...

Macedonia 30.11.20 | 18:43

Opposition unites against Xhaferi: With 3,000 amendments, VMRO-DPMNE, AA, Alternativa and Levica “veto” online voting

By submitting more than 3,000 amendments, the opposition in Parliament is practically blocking the amendments to the Rules of Procedure proposed by Speaker Talat Xhaferi, in order to bypass the problems with the quorum due to the covid crisis. The opposition parties VMRO-DPMNE, Alliance and Alternativa...

Macedonia 30.11.20 | 18:15

LIVE: “Zaev’s resignation, freedom of the people” protest

In 11 cities across Macedonia, citizens are protesting against the views of Prime Minister Zoran Zaev expressed in his interview with BGNES and his silence about what he promised Bulgaria. We continue together, against the selling out of our fatherlands. The people are awaking and there is no turning...

Macedonia 30.11.20 | 17:17

Prendzov: With the 2021 budget, the government envisages only 0.4% for environment protection

MP Ljupco Prendzov at Monday’s session of the Committee on Finance and Budget said that the Government in the 2021 proposed budget has envisaged only 0.4 percent for protection of the environment and nature. He added that it is a great defeat for the Macedonian society, that in every 1000 denars...

Macedonia 30.11.20 | 16:30

Mickoski: Zaev gave up on these people, the Macedonians from Bulgaria, he says they don’t exist

The leader of VMRO-DPMNE, Hristijan Mickoski, published a video of a mass meeting of Macedonians in Bulgaria in the Rozen Monastery held in 1990 on the occasion of the 75th anniversary of the murder of Jane Sandanski. They say we don’t exist! Zaev gave up on them in the interview, said Mickoski.

Macedonia 30.11.20 | 15:24

Resen radiologist Poliksena Stojanovska – Gjorgievska died of Covid-19

Radiologist Poliksena Stojanovska – Gjorgievska from the Resen hospital is the latest doctor to die from Covid-19. The hospital informed the public today that Stojanovska lost the battle with the illness. She was a wonderful person, a great professional and an irreplaceable wife and mother. We...

Macedonia 30.11.20 | 15:20

VMRO proposes amendments that will help reduce air pollution to the 2021 budget

VMRO-DPMNE representatives in the Parliament have submitted amendments to the 2021 budget demanding urgent policies to reduce pollution. Timco Mucunski from VMRO-DPMNE said that this is a crisis issue which is costing lives and presented a report from the O2 organization which the amendments are based...

Macedonia 30.11.20 | 15:03

Despite Zaev’s grand gesture, MIA reports that Bulgaria still plans to veto the opening of accession talks

Despite the BGNES interview in which Zoran Zaev accepted practically all demands from Bulgaria, the state run MIA news agency reports that Macedonia will nearly certainly be blocked and won’t be allowed to open accession talks at the European Council on December 8. MIA correspondent in Brussels...

Macedonia Economy 30.11.20 | 14:56

Manufacturing jobs down 4.9 percent in October

The number of workers in the industrial sector is down 4.9 percent in October, compared to October 2019. For the first ten months of the year, the number is down 4.7 percent. Energy and mining held mostly steady, but manufacturing saw a 5.3 percent reduction in its workforce. Due to the major economic...

Macedonia 30.11.20 | 14:49

Policewoman who was victim of an assault and cover-up resigns from the force

Jasmina Angeleska, the policewoman who suffered a humiliating assault in 2017 and was apparently pressured to lie about it, announced that she is resigning from the Interior Ministry. Angeleska was attacked by DUI party official Bekir Asani, whose SUV she was in the process of removing because of illegal...

Macedonia 30.11.20 | 14:29

VMRO: Zaev and SDSM are sending mixed signals about their talks with Bulgaria

SDSM is sending mixed signals about whether it is engaged in negotiations with Bulgaria, said the opposition VMRO-DPMNE party. Prime Minister and SDSM leader Zoran Zaev said that there are on-going talks with Bulgaria, but at a lower level, through the foreign ministries, while SDSM spokesman Kostadin...

Macedonia 30.11.20 | 14:09

Former Bulgarian President Plevneliev praises Zaev as “light in the tunnel”, demands full implementation of the 2017 treaty

Former Bulgarian President Rosen Plevneliev praised Zoran Zaev for his new position on Bulgaria, after Zaev accepted practically all Bulgarian demands, and said that his week “decisions will be reached in Sofia, Skopje, Berlin and Brussels” that will alter the course of events. Zaev’s...