Category: Lifestyle
Life 16.02.23 | 09:13

Sunny weather with maximum temperature of 15°C

A chilly morning will give way to a warmer, sunny day, with a breeze from the southwest. Lows will range between -8°C and 2°C, and highs between 8°C and 15°C. Similar weather in Skopje, with temperatures up to 11°C.

Travel 12.02.23 | 09:46

Dubai may soon open world’s first moon-shaped luxury resort

Dubai, which already boasts the world’s tallest building — the Burj Khalifa–is now expected to get a gigantic moon-shaped resort soon, reports NDTV. Quoting Arabian Business magazine, NDTV reported Moon World Resorts (MWR), a Canadian architectural firm, has proposed to build the resort...

Life Macedonia 11.02.23 | 16:42

Dr. Nikolov: One drug cannot cost more than human life

The chair of the Health Committee of VMRO-DPMNE, Igor Nikolov, reacts to the fact that the Government is looking for excuses, instead of immediately, without any prolongation, starting the procedure for the procurement of a drug for cystic fibrosis patients because the health and lives of those people...

Macedonia Health 09.02.23 | 14:33

140 million denars have been provided for the “Trikafta” drug for eight cystic fibrosis patients

140 million denars have been provided for the “Trikafta” drug for eight cystic fibrosis patients, Minister of Health Bekim Sali announced on Facebook. Budget funds were provided today for the purchase of the “Trikafta” drug for 8 cystic fibrosis patients. It is about budget funds...

Macedonia Health 09.02.23 | 09:48

Cystic fibrosis patients to protest in front of government building

Patients from the Cystic Fibrosis Association will stage a protest in front of the Government today at 2 pm. This dissatisfaction comes after the death of a cystic fibrosis patient who was waiting for two years for the authorities to provide the necessary therapy. Seven other patients are in a similar...

Health 08.02.23 | 14:57

First patient waiting for cystic fibrosis drug dies

Blagojce Ilievski, the most seriously ill cystic fibrosis patient in the country, died today. The Cystic Fibrosis Association also confirmed the news. In his last statement, Blagojce hoped that he was in that group of eight patients who are in the most serious health condition. I believe that I am in...

Life 03.02.23 | 09:35

Sunny but cold

Sunny with scattered clouds, light snow in places, and moderate wind from the northwest picking up along the Vardar. Lows will range between -4°C and 2°C, and highs between 3°C and 10°C. Similar weather in Skopje, with temperatures up to 9°C.

Life 02.02.23 | 09:29

Sunny weather with few clouds, light snowfall likely in the afternoon and overnight

Sunny with a few clouds and a light to moderate wind from the west. Light snowfall is likely in the afternoon and overnight. Lows will range between -6°C and 0°C, and highs between 5°C and 12°C. Similar weather in Skopje, with temperatures up to 10°C.

Life 28.01.23 | 09:08

Cold and cloudy weather

Cold and cloudy weather is in the forecast for Saturday, with some light snow falling at places. Expect moderate to strong wind blowing from the north, particularly along the Povardarie region. Lows will range between -4°C and 2°C, and highs between 0°C and 7°C. Similar weather in Skopje, with temperatures...

Life 27.01.23 | 11:02

Popova Sapka gets 83 cm of snow

Six below zero degrees Celsius and a snow cover of 83 centimeters were recorded at Popova Sapka at 7 am, making it the coldest place in Macedonia this morning. There is also a snow cover in Mavrovi Anovi, 20 centimeters, Lazaropole 10, Krusevo and Berovo seven, Kriva Palanka and Gjuriste four, Pozarane...

Life 26.01.23 | 11:13

Ukraine’s Odesa city put on UNESCO heritage in danger list

The United Nations’ cultural agency decided Wednesday to add the historic center of Ukraine’s Black Sea port city of Odesa to its list of endangered World Heritage sites, recognizing “the outstanding universal value of the site and the duty of all humanity to protect it,” AP reports. The decision...

Life 19.01.23 | 09:15

Orthodox faithful celebrate Epiphany (Vodici)

Believers are celebrating Epiphany, one of the holiest days for Orthodox Christians and a religious public holiday in Macedonia, the feast in honor of Christ’s baptism in the river Jordan. The Macedonian Orthodox Church will hold its traditional Great Theophany Blessing of Water event near Skopje’s...

Life 16.01.23 | 15:23

Epiphany (Vodici) non-working day for Orthodox faithful

January 19-Epiphany (Vodici) is a non-working day for the Orthodox faithful in Macedonia, said the Ministry of Labor and Social Policy on Monday. The Ministry of Labor and Social Policy congratulates the Orthodox faithful on the Epiphany holiday.

Life 15.01.23 | 09:33

Up to 40-minute wait time reported at Tabanovce border

Mostly dry road conditions are reported across the country with moderate traffic outside urban areas. 30- to 40-minute wait times are reported at Tabanovce border to enter and exit the country. No delays are reported on other borders on the Macedonian side across the country, AMSM reports. As of Nov....

Life 14.01.23 | 10:05

Mostly cloudy weather with temperatures up to 10C

Mostly cloudy with chances of scattered showers and light snow on higher points, mainly in the north. Moderate breeze from the north will be blowing. Temperatures to range from -4C to 3C and highs from 5C to 10C. Mostly cloudy skies in Skopje and moderate northern wind with temps from 0C to 8C.  

Life Macedonia 13.01.23 | 09:27

Orthodox Christians celebrate New Year

Orthodox Christians welcome Friday evening the New Year according to the Julian Calendar, which starts Saturday on St. Basil Day (Vasilica). Many Macedonian families celebrate Vasilica as a domestic celebration, and those who bear the name of St. Vasilij the Great, such as Vasil, Vasko, Vase, Vaska…,...

Life 11.01.23 | 10:15

Cold weather with a chance of scattered rain showers, snow expected to fall in the mountains

Mostly cloudy and cold with a chance of scattered rain showers. Snow is expected to fall in the mountains. Expect moderate to strong northwesterly winds, especially along Povardarie region. Lows will range between -3C and 4C, and highs between 2C and 9C. Similar weather in Skopje, with temperatures up...

Food 10.01.23 | 10:14

Rene Redzepi’s famed Danish restaurant Noma to close

The famed Danish restaurant Noma which has claimed the title of world’s top restaurant several times said Monday it will shut down to transform itself into “a pioneering test kitchen” dedicated to “food innovation and the development of new flavors.” Chef Rene Redzepi’s house of Nordic gastronomy...

Life News 09.01.23 | 16:08

Skopje is the sixth most polluted city in the world

Air pollution in Skopje was very high this morning. On the list of capitals and largest cities in the world, just before 11 am today Skopje was ranked sixth in the world according to the air quality index (out of 175), that is, according to pollution. In first place is India’s capital and most...

Life 09.01.23 | 09:49

Dry road conditions reported across country, no delays at border crossings

Dry road conditions are reported across the country with moderate traffic outside urban areas and no delays at border crossings. Fog reduces visibility from 50 to 100 meters at Demir Kapija. As of Nov. 15, 2022, winter equipment in vehicles is mandatory until Mar. 15, 2023, regardless of the weather. As...