Thursday, 24 November 2022
Macedonia 24.11.22 | 23:43

VMRO issues call for urgent elections and proposes 10 measures to preserve the economy

The Central Committee of VMRO-DPMNE met today to discuss the difficult economic and political situation in Macedonia, and issued a call that early general elections take place urgently and for the adoption of a set of economic measures. We believe that this Government devastated our country and now the...

Macedonia 24.11.22 | 22:45

Talks between Macedonian and Bulgarian historians end with no result as Sofia grows anxious over the incidents in Ohrid

The meeting of the joint Macedonian – Bulgarian committee of historians concluded for today without new agreement being reached, and will resume tomorrow. The key issue now is how and to what extent will Macedonia amend its seventh grade history books, that cover the period of medieval history.. The...

Macedonia 24.11.22 | 15:53

Anti-Corruption Commission cannot open a case into Xhaferi’s son, because the Ministry of Justice did not keep the documentation

The Anti-Corruption Commission decided at today’s 75th session that they cannot open a case into Barlet Xhaferi, because the Ministry of Justice does not keep the documentation. The Anti-Corruption Commission determined that Barlet Xhaferi acquired the right to take the bar exam, even though he...

Economy 24.11.22 | 15:29

Diesel and mazut prices go down

As of Thursday midnight, the price of diesel drops by MKD 2 per liter, and the price of mazut drops by MKD 1.263 per kilogram, the Energy and Water Services Regulatory Commission (ERC) said. As of midnight the prices will be: EUROSUPER BS-95 – 86.50 (denars/liter) EUROSUPER BS -98 – 88.50 (denars/liter) EURODIESEL...

Macedonia 24.11.22 | 15:06

History repeats itself: New “Lisbon declaration” for Macedonia

The Portuguese Prime Minister’s statement that “the EU is not in a condition to accept new members and that it should openly tell the candidate countries” should not be a surprise to anyone. The truth should be looked in the eyes, no matter how cruel it is. The EU does not want enlargement,...

Macedonia 24.11.22 | 14:25

Ten-month-old baby suffers serious injuries in a Gevgelija kindergarten, the director tried to hide the case

Brutal violence against a 10-month-old baby took place in a kindergarten in Gevgelija. Director Elizabeta Stefanovska, appointed by Minister Jovana Trencovska, is silent and hiding the incident, MP Angelina Petkova accused at a press conference. On Tuesday, November 22, 2022, a brutal incident took place...

Macedonia 24.11.22 | 13:52

Kovacevski did not answer whether the connections with Onishchenko date back to Zaev’s time

In 20 days from today, the National Security Agency will have a new director. Yesterday, the Government held a closed session in which the director informed about the case of obtaining Macedonian citizenship of the Ukrainian Olesandar Onishchenko. I am not able to give you more information because the...

World 24.11.22 | 12:39

Portuguese Prime Minister: EU cannot accept new members and must tell this to the candidate countries

Portuguese Prime Minister António Costa squashed all hopes of the candidate countries for membership in the European Union, with the statement that the EU is not in conditions to expand to new members. In a conversation with the Portuguese editorial office of CNN, Costa referred primarily to Ukraine,...

Football 24.11.22 | 11:49

FC COOL signs contract with foreign investor from Hungary

FC COOL officially signed a contract with a foreign investor from the Republic of Hungary. Dr. Gabor Gremsperger officially became a part of FC COOL with his agency. This step leads us to new challenges and a bright future for the club. Our club has existed for 15 years, this is a new phase in the functioning...

Life World 24.11.22 | 11:37

EU reports 238,000 premature deaths in 2020 due to air pollution

At least 238,000 people in the European Union died prematurely in 2020 due to exposure to airborne pollutants despite an improvement in air quality, according to new data released by the European Environment Agency (EEA) on Thursday. Analysis by the agency showed that air pollution is “the largest...

Macedonia 24.11.22 | 11:15

The government wants to revoke Onishchenko’s citizenship, but does not give up on Spasovski and Dimovski

The government announces that it will revoke the citizenship of Ukrainian businessman Onishchenko, claiming that he lied about his information. The explanation is that through the Ministry of Internal Affairs, a procedure will be initiated using Article 14 of the Law on Citizenship, which leaves the...

Macedonia 24.11.22 | 10:28

Macedonia becomes a member of the Union for the Mediterranean

Foreign Minister Bujar Osmani is to attend the ceremony marking Macedonia’s accession to the Union for the Mediterranean, which will be held within 7th Regional Forum of the Union for the Mediterranean (UfM) taking place Thursday in Barcelona. At the meeting of heads of diplomacy from the 42 member...

Balkans 24.11.22 | 10:02

EU: Compromise reached to de-escalate Serbia-Kosovo car plate spat

Kosovo and Serbia have agreed on “measures to avoid further escalation” in a spat over a new car plate regulation by the Kosovo government, EU foreign affairs chief Josep Borrell said late on Wednesday. “We have a deal,” Borrell announced on Twitter following EU-mediated talks in Brussels to...

Macedonia 24.11.22 | 09:46

Sutarov: Love for the homeland can never be out of fashion

Love for the homeland can never be out of fashion, says Prof. Dr. Vasko Sutarov in an interview with “Republika”. The reason for the conversation was the recently published book by Prof. Sutarov entitled “When the motherland becomes a child, and the truth is a struggle”, which...

Music 24.11.22 | 09:17

André Rieu honors Macedonian public with performance of “Makedonsko devojce” during Skopje concert

Wednesday’s night concert of world star André Rieu in Skopje ended with a performance of the Macedonian song “Makedonsko devojce”. The Dutch violin virtuoso and conductor performed once again in front of the Macedonian audience, and it sent him and his 60-member “Johan Strauss”...

Macedonia 24.11.22 | 08:43

Shots fired at “Tsar Boris” club in Ohrid, the Ministry of Foreign Affairs condemns the act

The Ministry of Foreign Affairs condemned Wednesday night’s repeated damage to the glass of the Bulgarian club “Tsar Boris the Third” in Ohrid. The Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Republic of Macedonia strongly condemns the act of vandalism that happened tonight, November 23, during...