Tag: EC
Macedonia 18.06.19 | 20:21

EU conclusions: Praise for Prespa but no accession date

The conclusions adopted by the European foreign ministers today include some words of praise for Macedonia, but the main issue, the agreement that accession talks will begin at a set date, is lacking. Despite much pressure from the European Commission to open the talks, the member states agreed only...

Macedonia 29.05.19 | 19:42

EC commends, but also criticizes the country, urges it to strengthen the rule of law and the fight against corruption

The Prespa agreement on changing the constitutional name, which according to the EU was historic, and the Treaty of good neighborly relations with Bulgaria, provided the country with another clear recommendation from the European Commission to start accession negotiations with the Union. According to...

Balkans 29.05.19 | 14:41

EC negative on Bosnia, Turkey, critical of Serbia and Montenego

The European Commission did not recommend granting Bosnia the status of an EU candidate country, due to its not meeting the required criteria. The report also contains criticism for Serbia and Montenegro, who are the two most advanced candidate countries, over their level of respect for the rule of law....

Macedonia 11.02.19 | 09:56

EC to start using “Republic of North Macedonia” within a few days

The European Commission is preparing to use the new name “Republic of North Macedonia” in a few days, MIA correspondent from Brussels reports. After the two countries ratified the agreement, the European Commission is waiting to complete all envisaged procedures between Skopje and Athens...