Tag: brussels
Macedonia 16.08.20 | 22:39

Macedonian groups from Europe prepare protest in Brussels against the imposed name change

An association of Macedonians from Western Europe are preparing for a protest in Brussels next month against the imposed name change and the disputed July 15 elections, which both greatly eroded the trust in the democratic process. The protest is scheduled for September 19 at the Schuman square in Brussels. The...

Balkans 23.07.20 | 10:27

Expert teams in Brussels working on Belgrade-Pristina dialogue

Expert teams from Serbia and Kosovo will continue their work today and tomorrow in Brussels on the Belgrade-Pristina dialogue. Today, the experts will discuss the topics that were started at the first high-level physical meeting. Kosovo and Serbia have been invited to send their experts to continue addressing...

News World 20.07.20 | 17:31

EU Summit: Overnight talks yield no agreement

Three days of intense intergovernmental negotiations at the EU Summit have failed to yield an agreement on the European Commission’s massive coronavirus recovery package. Leaders of the 27 member states have been trying to agree on the financial architecture and the conditionality of the next long-term...

Macedonia 17.03.20 | 20:54

Filipce: A plane landed from Brussels with a number of potential coronavirus cases

Healthcare Minister Venko Filipce confirmed that there are five new coronavirus patients in Macedonia. Four of them are the doctors and nurses that were infected while working with patients in Debar – the hotbed of the epidemic. Additionally, a plane landed in Skopje from Brussels with several...

Macedonia 17.02.20 | 17:24

Spasovski meets Western Balkans leaders and Commissioner Varhelyi in Brussels

Interim Prime Minister Oliver Spasovski took part at the working lunch hosted by Oliver Varhelyi, European Commissioner for Neighbourhood Policy and Enlargement Negotiations in Brussels on Monday. As the government press service informed, the meeting which was also attended by Albanian and Serbian Prime...

Macedonia 28.11.19 | 16:39

Manfred Weber: This is madness – Turkey negotiates with EU, and Macedonia cannot!

Former candidate for European Commission president and one of the most influential politicians in the EU, Manfred Weber, has asked Brussels even at the December summit to approve the start of negotiations with Macedonia. The influential German parliamentarian urged during the parliamentary debate in...

Macedonia 16.10.19 | 11:31

Zaev to meet Hahn, Sassoli, Tusk in Brussels

Prime Minister Zoran Zaev is paying a working visit on Wednesday and Thursday to the institutions of the European Union in Brussels, the government said in a press release. Zaev, together with Deputy Prime Minister for European Affairs Bujar Osmani and Foreign Minister Nikola Dimitrov, will meet in the...

Macedonia 05.06.19 | 17:05

Zaev: Germans fear my friend Edi Rama could initiate unification with Kosovo, I do not believe in those things

The European Commission’s report on North Macedonia is the most positive so far and says that everyone, without exception, agrees that the country should start accession negotiations, said Prime Minister Zoran Zaev in Brussels, adding that his government made significant efforts and took great...

Macedonia 05.06.19 | 15:17

Zaev warns the EU that his Government may collapse if accession talks don’t start soon

Zaev warned the European Union that, unless Macedonia is allowed to begin its EU accession talks in June, his Government may collapse. Speaking in Brussels, where he is meeting EU officials to plead for the date to begin accession talks, Zaev told the state run MIA news agency and other journalists that...

Macedonia 21.03.19 | 19:06

Citizens grow more dissatisfied – economic overhaul is needed

VMRO-DPMNE leader Hristijan Mickoski, together with presidential candidate, Gordana Siljanovska Davkova, VMRO-DPMNE vice-president Aleksandar Nikoloski and the secretary for international cooperation Timco Mucunski continued Thursday their working visit to Brussels. During the course of the day, Mickoski...

Macedonia 20.03.19 | 20:18

Nikoloski in Brussels: Strong EPP support for Gordana Siljanovska Davkova

At the Political Assembly of the European People’s Party today in Brussels with the President of VMRO-DPMNE, Hristijan Mickoski, we are actively participating in the work of the EPP which discusses the upcoming EU elections, and the presidential elections in Macedonia too. Strong EPP support for...

Macedonia 15.02.19 | 14:20

EU expected to comment on the Macedonian name change on Monday

EU foreign ministers are expected to discuss Macedonia on Monday and to formulat an opinion on the Prespa agreement, under which the country is supposed to change its name into “North Macedonia”. According to the MIA state news agency, the EU Council has been informed about the ratification...

Macedonia 05.02.19 | 12:09

Mickoski-McAllister meeting: The government wants to falsify the next presidential elections

VMRO-DPMNE leader Hristijan Mickoski met in Brussels with the Vice President of the European People’s Party and chairman of the EP’s Committee on Foreign Relations, David McAllister. At the meeting, it was discussed about Macedonia and its future, and Mickoski expressed his concern for growing...

Macedonia 04.02.19 | 21:34

Mickoski in Brussels: I explained to my interlocutors that Zaev wants to steal the presidential elections

A VMRO-DPMNE delegation led by the party’s leader Hristijan Mickoski, accompanied by Vice President Aleksandar Nikoloski and Secretary of International Cooperation Timco Mucunski, are today and tomorrow part of a political assembly organized by the European People’s Party in Brussels within...

Macedonia 04.02.19 | 12:35

Mickoski to discuss worrying level of violations of human rights in Macedonia during EPP meeting in Brussels

VMRO-DPMNE leader Hristijan Mickoski will attend the Brussels meeting of the European People’s Party, where VMRO is a member. Mickoski will meet with a number of EPP leaders. He is accompanied by Aleksandar Nikoloski and Timco Mucunski. VMRO announced that, while in Brussels, Mickoski he will “discuss...