Tag: Austria
Macedonia 17.06.21 | 10:51

Macedonian police helped Austria break up a marijuana gang in Vienna

Macedonian police assisted the Austrian police to break up a group of marijuana growers who operated near Vienna in May. Three men were arrested and 2,000 talks of the narcotic plant were seized in the operation. The Ministry informed that the groups operated a sophisticated lab for production of drugs...

Macedonia Sport 14.06.21 | 15:47

Statistics show that Austria was the better team

Macedonia definitely seemed like a more than even competitor during its first European Championship game against Austria yesterday, but the post-match break-down of the statistics reveals a different story. Macedonia came back from behind once, to even the score 1:1, but took two goals in the final 20...

Macedonia Sport 13.06.21 | 21:36

Coach Angelovski: We begin preparations for the match against Ukraine

Macedonian football team coach Igor Angelovski said that the key turning point in the game against Austria was when Macedonia failed to score through Nikolov when the result was tied. We them conceded a goal and that was the key. I told my players to keep their heads up, we go on. We begin to prepare...

Macedonia 13.06.21 | 20:45

Macedonia played well against a tough opponent, succumbed in the last 20 minutes

Macedonia played bravely and with determination, but eventually lost to Austria in its first ever European Championship game – which ended 3:1. Thousands of fans in the national arena in Bucharest were left satisfied with the performance, as the team now prepares to face Ukraine on Thursday. Austria...

Macedonia Sport 13.06.21 | 18:52

Pandev brings Macedonia back in the game – we are tied with Austria 1:1 at half-time

Macedonia played a strong first half against Austria in its first ever European Cup game. Austria took the lead early in the 18th minute, when Lainer found a wide cross from the left side to easily beat Dimitrievski. But captain Goran Pandev brought the team back in the game in the 28th minute. Alioski...

Macedonia Sport 13.06.21 | 18:33

LIVE: Macedonia – Austria

Macedonian football fans can follow our historic first European Championship game Macedonia – Austria at the following link – http://play.mrt.com.mk/live/42 The current result is 1:1 – Austria took the lead, but Goran Pandev put Macedonia back in the game in the 27th minute.

Macedonia Sport 13.06.21 | 09:35

The big day is here: Macedonia faces Austria in the Euro2020

It’s a historic day for Macedonian football – the national team plays its first European Championship game today. Macedonia is in Group C, and will face Austria in Bucharest, starting at 18h.  The two teams met twice in 2019, and both games ended up with Austrian victories – 2:1 in...

Macedonia Sport 10.06.21 | 22:15

Football: First task is not to lose against Austria, goalkeeper Dimitrievski says

Macedonian goalkeeper Stole Dimitrievski says that the first main objective for the team is to avoid losing to Austria, in the first game of the European Championship. Macedonia qualified to the big tournament for the first time in its history and the entire nation is gearing up for the kick-off next...

Macedonia 25.12.20 | 10:46

Austria will donate portion of its vaccines to Macedonia, as a country from the Western Balkans

Macedonia, as part of the Western Balkans, will receive Covid-19 vaccines from Austria, which will set aside five percent of its own doses of vaccines for the countries in the region, Austrian Ambassador to the country Georg Voutsas said in his New Year’s greetings. We are optimistic about the...

Macedonia 08.11.20 | 11:23

Pendarovski to Austrian media: Stop the fake news, there are no Islamist camps in Macedonia

Macedonian President Stevo Pendarovski demanded that Austrian media outlets stop reporting that Macedonia is harboring Islamist training camps, after an ethnic Albanian who originated from Macedonia carried out a bloody attack on Vienna. Kujtim Fejzullai, born in Austria from parents from the village...

Macedonia 03.11.20 | 11:16

Austria confirms that the killed Islamist is an ethnic Albanian, dual Macedonian – Austrian citizen Kujtim Fetullahi

Austrian Interior Minister Karl Nehammer confirmed that the Islamist who was killed yesterday by the police after participating in the major terror attacks in Vienna was a 20 year old dual Macedonian – Austrian citizen named Kujtim Fetullahi. Earlier media reports identified this attacker as Kurtin...

World 03.11.20 | 08:47

At least five killed in Islamist attacks in Vienna

At least five people were killed in the terrorist attacks in Vienna yesterday, in which suspected Islamists shot at citizens walking down the street, or in restaurants, and targeted the city’s Jewish community. Officers shot dead one attacker as he was preparing to use an explosive device strapped...

World 14.07.20 | 17:22

Austria bans flights from Balkans to avoid imported virus cases

Austria on Tuesday said it was suspending passenger flights from most Balkan countries, Moldova and Egypt to lower the risk of travellers infected with coronavirus entering the country. The measure will take effect from Thursday, the Health Ministry said. The move comes on top of the travel warnings...

Balkans 31.03.20 | 10:12

Kurz condemns EU for its calls to keep Austria’s borders open

Austrian Chancellor Sebastian Kurz said that the European Union did not offer any constructive ideas to fight the coronavirus, just criticism of his order to close the borders. We can’t take ideas such as “please keep the borders open” seriously at a time like this, Kurz said. The Chancellor...

World 03.03.20 | 11:25

Austria to send police officers to Hungary-Serbia border

Austrian Interior Minister Karl Nehammer has announced support for border protection against migrants going to Greece and the Western Balkans. Due to the current situation at the Turkey-Greece border, Nehammer agreed with Hungarian counterpart Sándor Pintér, Austria agreed to send police officers...

Handball 14.01.20 | 20:18

Macedonia ends competition in EURO 2020 with defeat from Austria

Macedonia ended competition in EURO 2020’s preliminary round with a defeat from Austria 32:28 (18:12) in Vienna. In the match that meant all or nothing for Macedonia’s handball players, they suffered a catastrophic defeat, something that hasn’t happened in the past five continental...

Macedonia 06.11.19 | 21:40

Mickoski meets Austrian Ambassador Woutsas, warns about the growing crime and corruption problem

VMRO-DPMNE President Hristijan Mickoski met with the Austrian Ambassador to Macedonia Georg Woutsas. During the meeting, Mickoski discussed the corruption issue which Macedonia is facing, as well as its push to join the European Union. I emphasized that the main strategic orientation of VMRO-DPMNE is...

Macedonia 22.10.19 | 12:14

Austrian paper proposes a conditional, temporary, limited EU membership for Macedonia and Albania

Austrian Der Standard proposes that the European Union introduces a temporary, conditional membership for Macedonia and Albania, which would last for a decade or more, and could be revoked. This, the leftist leaning paper writes, could encourage France to drop its veto against the two countries. The...

Macedonia 11.10.19 | 10:51

President Pendarovski pays official visit to Austria

Macedonian President Stevo Pendarovski is paying Friday an official visit to Austria, where he will be welcomed by the Austrian President Alexander Van der Bellen in front of the Hofburg Palace. Pendarovski will hold bilateral meetings with Federal Chancellor Brigitte Bierlein and the President of the...

World 02.10.19 | 15:35

V4: Possible Kurz coalition with the Greens depends on the issue of migration

Austrian conservative politician Sebastian Kurz, who won the general elections with a solid margin (37% of the vote), has opened the door to inviting the Greens, who also did well in the elections with 14 percent, in the next coalition. The V4 news agency reports that this potential coalition will depend...

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