Tag: Cair
Macedonia 12.01.21 | 12:04

Nearly 50 people arrested in a cafe in Cair

Police officers detained nearly 50 people in a cafe in Skopje’s Cair district, which was found open at 22h, way past the mandatory 18h closing time. The guests were aged between 17 and 75. They and the owner were briefly detained, while the cafe is going to be closed for a month.

Macedonia 10.10.20 | 10:40

Coronavirus outbreak in a kindergarten in Skopje

Two teachers in a kindergarten in Skopje’s Cair district tested positive to coronavirus, prompting an order to have four children sent to home isolation. Another teacher who was in contact with them is also being voluntarily isolated. The other four dozen children and 14 teachers continue to go...

Macedonia 25.08.20 | 13:49

Mexhiti caves, says he will vote for the Government as proposed

DUI member of Parliament Izet Mexhiti announced that he will support the proposed Government, after initially strongly opposing the nomination of some of its members. Mexhiti, who leads the DUI party branch in Skopje’s Cair district, demanded a greater say in the new SDSM – DUI led Government...

Macedonia 05.08.20 | 16:47

No company dares apply to demolish the mysterious illegal build in the center of the city

Not a single company applied to the open contract to demolish a brazen illegal build in Skopje’s downtown. Unknown developer hsa been building on top of the terrace of a cafe that was recently burnt down, prompting speculation that the cafe was targeted with arson. The build is right on a busy...

Macedonia 28.07.20 | 10:53

Cair Mayor Ganiu says he will act against the unknown developer who defied his order

The Cair municipal authority is openly asking for bids for a construction company that will demolish the illegal built being erected on top of a burnt down cafe. Even for Cair standards, this illegal construction was seen as brazen and lawless, as it sits right on one of the busiest boulevards in downtown...

Macedonia 21.07.20 | 17:45

Illegal build in the center of Skopje tests the power of the city

Workers are pouring concrete on the second floor of the new building that is rising on top of the recently burnt cafe in front of the Mavrovka shopping center in downtown Skopje. The unlicensed build is replacing what was a light temporary construction built over what was originally supposed to be an...

Macedonia 15.07.20 | 23:06

DUI is already celebrating in Cair with gunshots

In the Skopje municipality of Cair, DUI supporters are already massively celebrating the possible victory in this part of the capital. A video shared by Mayor Visar Ganiu on Facebook shows a mass gathering in which gunshots are heard in the background.

News 09.07.20 | 22:01

Mickoski blasts Zaev for perverting justice and betraying Macedonian national interests

VMRO-DPMNE President Hristijan Mickoski campaigned in the Cair and Aerodrom districts in Skopje, along with the head of the list for the 1st electoral district Gordana Siljanovska – Davkova and other candidates for Skopje’s urban areas. In his speech, Mickoski blasted Zoran Zaev and his SDSM...

Macedonia 05.07.20 | 22:56

Zaev campaigns against DUI in Cair

SDSM party leader Zoran Zaev campaigned in Skopje’s majority ethnic Albanian district of Cair today, where he hopes to make up the losing margin his SDSM party suffers with ethnic Macedonians. Zaev said that SDSM made brave decisions when it signed the treaties with Greece and Bulgaria, which are...

Macedonia 01.07.20 | 15:56

Thirteen charges over a wedding held in Cair during the corona curfew

Police has prepared charges against 13 people who took part in a wedding held in Skopje’s Cair district in mid June. This was done in violation of the strict ban on large public gatherings. The wedding took place on a residential street in Cair. The same majority Muslim Albanian district sees record...

Macedonia 01.07.20 | 15:28

Covid 19 toll: Four men die – all in their 50ies – and 120 newly diagnosed patients

Four patients, all of them from Skopje and in their 50ies, died from the coronavirus over the past 24 hours, the Healthcare Ministry reported. Skopje is the worst hit city in Macedonia during the Second Wave of the epidemic, driven mainly by disregard for social distancing rules during the Muslim month...

Macedonia 24.06.20 | 16:43

Corona epidemic: Over 350 patients hospitalized, Cair remains the worst affected part of the country

The number of patients treated in the now three clinics in Skopje set aside for the most serious Covid-19 cases has dropped slightly to 229, after reaching 250 yesterday, and there are more than a 100 patients treated in hospitals in Bitola, Stip, Prilep and other cities, bringing the total over 350...

Macedonia 23.06.20 | 17:23

Skopje’s main hotspot of Cair now has more than 400 active corona cases

The number of active Covid-19 cases in Skopje’s Cair district surpassed 400. The central, majority Muslim municipality has by far the most cases in the city, far above other larger districts such as Aerodrom (136), Gazi Baba (150) and Butel (138). Much of the Second Wave of the epidemic was caused...

Macedonia 22.06.20 | 19:43

Charges filed against five men who violated the Ramadan curfew in a case that outraged the public

The Interior Ministry filed criminal charges against five men from Cair in Skopje, who were filmed dancing in a street, celebrating Ramadan Bajram (Eid) in the midst of the coronavirus curfew. Cair has by far the worst rate of coronavirus infections in the country and disregard for social distancing...

Macedonia 19.06.20 | 18:07

1,593 active COVID-19 cases in Skopje, most in Cair

Since the onset of the COVID-19 epidemic, 4,820 cases have been registered in  Macedonia, of which 2,735 are still active, while a total of 222 people have passed away, the Health Ministry said in a press release Friday. Most active cases are currently registered in Skopje-1,593. The Municipality of...

Macedonia 12.06.20 | 16:52

Skopje’s Cair remains by far the worst affected area in Macedonia

The daily breakdown of active Covid-19 cases shows that Skopje’s Cair district remains the most affected part of the capital and the country overall. Cair has 235 active cases, far more than Gazi Baba, which comes second with 89 cases, Butel (88), Aerodrom and Centar (87 each). The high toll in...

Macedonia 11.06.20 | 16:01

Someone stole the evidence in the case of the expectant mother who lied on her corona survey and endangered an entire clinic

The shocking incident of the expectant mother who lied on her Covid-19 survey and was admitted to a clinic meant for women who are not infected, took another bizarre turn today. The SDK.mk news site reports that the survey the woman made when admitted to the Cair public gynecology clinic had a page stolen...

Macedonia 10.06.20 | 20:02

Expectant mother who was Covid-19 positive lied on her survey and was admitted to a gynecology clinic set aside for patients who don’t have the virus

An expectant mother treated at the Cair gynecology clinic lied to the doctors about the fact that her father in law has the coronavirus. This prompted a major scare in the clinic which is specifically set aside for expectant mothers who are not positive to the virus, and all patients are required to...

Macedonia 08.06.20 | 09:57

1,226 active COVID-19 cases in Macedonia, 152 of them in Cair

111 COVID-19 cases were confirmed Macedonia on Sunday and the number of active cases stands at 1,226. Two people died and six patients recovered. Most of the new cases are registered in Skopje-63, followed by Kumanovo (11), Stip (12), Tetovo (8), Veles (3), Ohrid (1), Gostivar (3), Kriva Palanka (1),...

Macedonia 07.06.20 | 23:04

Police arrests 15 curfew violators in Skopje’s worst affected area

Police officers arrested 15 citizens on Sunday for violating the curfew. The arrests were made in the area of the Bit Pazar police station, in the central Cair municipality, which is the worst affected in the second wave of the coronavirus. The often lawless, majority ethnic Albanian part of the city...