Tag: farmers
Economy 05.10.19 | 18:16

3,000 farmers to be inspected to see if they deserve the subsidies

Agriculture Minister Trajan Dimkovski announced on Top Tema” show that the Agricultural Inspectorate had ordered inspection of over 3,000 farmers to check whether they honestly deserved the subsidies granted according their production. We (the Government) have a conclusion, first it was anise....

Macedonia 19.09.19 | 22:26

Intimidation: Police sent to photograph farmers protesting in Rosoman

Police officers were used to film the protest of farmers in Rosoman, one of Macedonia’s main grape and peach growing regions. Agriculture Minister Trajan Dimovski was in for a hot reception, as the farmers chanted against him and demanded he resigns. Farmers blocked the motorway from Rosoman to...

Economy 31.08.19 | 15:16

Zaev brought the farmers to the bottom: They lied to us like little children, September came, but no money

Zaev brought the farmers to the bottom. Rice producers are deceived and manipulated, and telling the truth is banned by the government. This does not mean a strong government, but a frightened and outgoing weak government. The people remember, and the people will have their say in the next parliamentary...

Economy 28.03.19 | 14:44

Mickoski meets with farmers from south-east Macedonia

VMRO-DPMNE President Hristijan Mickoski met with farmers from south-east Macedonia, who spoke about the drop in the prices of their produce and their living standards. They guaranteed you they will secure customers for your products, they promised a safe future for the farmers, but in reality they caused...

Economy 24.01.19 | 17:36

VMRO-DPMNE supports striking market sellers

VMRO-DPMNE members of Parliament met with protesters from the Green Market in Skopje, who demand that the new fees and regulations imposed on them are scrapped. We in VMRO-DPMNE and in our coalition persist in our demand that the new law on farmers markets is nullified, the party informed following the...

Economy 23.01.19 | 12:39

One of Zaev’s richest ministers rudely rebuffs seller who complains about new fees, regulation

One of the richest men in Zaev’s Government, Economy Minister Kreshnik Bekteshi, rudely told off a farmers market seller who complained that she and her colleagues are poor and can’t afford the new fees and regulation imposed on them. Please don’t manipulate us. We are poor, the woman...

Economy 18.01.19 | 23:57

Green Market protesters tell Zaev they will punish him in the elections

We will vote for Mickoski, said shopkeepers who protested in front of the Parliament today, after the Zoran Zaev led Government introduced new fees for simply selling fruit and vegetables at the farmers markets. Protesters called on Zaev to “come to his senses” or expect them to support the...