Tag: measures
Macedonia 03.06.20 | 23:06

Filipce: Gatherings, non-observance of measures, failure to punish violators are the reasons for hike in cases and curfew reinstatement

Analyses of trends in recent days have shown several locations across the country having a fast spread of the virus and clusters that appear as a result of non-observance of the preventive measures. Family gatherings, failure to wear protective equipment, non-observance of measures in passenger transport...

Macedonia 28.05.20 | 13:36

Go back to work or look for new job – parents in a hopeless situation

According to the Government’s decision, as of June 1 the conclusions with which different categories of employees are released on different grounds from regular and current performance of work activities, such as referral for work from home, travel for work to the city of Skopje, organizing of...

Macedonia 28.05.20 | 09:42

“Soft measures” in force, wearing face masks is mandatory, police to strengthen controls

The curfew has been lifted since yesterday. However, despite the relaxation of the restrictive measures, the recommendations of the Government and the Ministry of Health for protection against the coronavirus remain in force. The Ministry of Health urges the citizens to fully adhere to the measures and...

Economy 26.05.20 | 16:30

Mickoski: There is extremely low utilization of the first two sets of government measures, companies return the aid because the measures do not benefit them

In an interview with TV Klan, the president of VMRO-DPMNE, Hristija Mickoski pointed out that the companies that received the state aid are returning it, because there is certain criteria that they cannot commit to and therefore are returning it to the state. I speak with facts, let the institutions...

Economy 17.05.20 | 21:18

Mickoski: The government doesn’t have the money for the measures, our children and grandchildren will be indebted

The leader of VMRO-DPMNE, Hristijan Mickoski said Sunday in an interview with TV Kanal 5 that there is no other explanation than that the promoted measures of the Government are aimed at bribing the voters before the elections. This is nothing more than bribing the citizens. They do not have this money,...

Economy 14.05.20 | 21:40

Mickoski: The government is late with the measures to help the economy, now it is too late for measures, we need a strategy

VMRO-DPMNE leader, Hristijan Mickoski, said Thursday on the Telma TV “Top tema” show that the government was late with the measures for the economy, and now it is too late for those measures, now we need a strategy. The set of measures are delayed, now we no longer need measures, now we need...

Macedonia 12.05.20 | 09:09

Government to decide Tuesday regarding relaxation of measures

If there is no dramatic increase in the number of people infected with the Covid-19 virus, the government is expected to decide on Tuesday regarding the relaxation of the measures in some less risky segments, based on the opinion of the Commission for Infectious Diseases. The total number of people diagnosed...

Macedonia 08.05.20 | 17:57

Government plans to relax its Covid-19 measures next week

The Government is considering relaxing its Covid-19 measures next week, Healthcare Minister Venko Filipce said today. Restrictions that are expected to begin to be removed include the evening curfew and the bans on many businesses, especially in the hospitality industry. He insisted that with just 5...

Economy 08.05.20 | 14:38

23,861 requests received for governmental salary support

A total of 23,861 requests for state support of payrolls were submitted to the Public Revenue Office, which oversees the subsidizing of minimal salaries of MKD 14,500 (USD 255) for April and May. According to PRO director Sanja Lukarevska, 21,542 businesses will be able to access the stimulus package...

Macedonia 28.04.20 | 16:35

Ban on grouping still in force, the government reminds

The Government informs that the measures for personal protection remain in force, ie the mandatory wearing of protective equipment (mask, scarf or shawl) over the mouth and nose, in all public buildings such as state institutions, markets, shops, banks, post offices, public transport, waiting rooms,...

Economy 27.04.20 | 15:30

Transport Ministry urges citizens to refrain from booking plane tickets, decision on closing airports still in force

The Ministry of Transport and Communications urges the citizens to refrain from booking plane tickets, citing the decision on closing the two international airports in the country due to the coronavirus pandemic, which is still in force. We would like to note that the decision on closing the Skopje International...

Macedonia 22.04.20 | 13:58

Spasovski: Measures not determined by any religious holidays

The government at its session on Wednesday is to discuss the proposal on shortening of the curfew period after May 1 whereas the curfew will start every weekday at 7 pm and end at 5 am. People over the age of 67 will be given longer time outside between 5 am and 12 pm, while people under the age of 18...

Macedonia 22.04.20 | 09:19

As of today, citizens of Kumanovo, Tetovo and Prilep must wear protective masks or scarves

As today, citizens of Kumanovo, Tetovo and Prilep must wear protective masks, or scarves outside their homes, at public places, outdoor and indoor areas, markets and shops, according to a government decision. The Ministry of Health has been instructed to provide a portion of the donations of protective...

Macedonia 20.04.20 | 22:42

Levica: Measures proposed by the government are violence against the people

Although our country has the most restrictive movement measures in the region (and in general) to deal with the spread of COVID-19, the government at the latest session adopted proposals that go beyond any logic and common sense, the Levica party reacted. Namely, it is planned that each grouping of over...

Macedonia 19.04.20 | 11:18

Citizens of Kumanovo, Tetovo and Prilep must wear protective masks and gloves as of Wednesday

As of April 22 (Wednesday), citizens of Kumanovo, Tetovo and Prilep must wear protective masks and gloves outside their homes, at public places, outdoor and indoor areas, markets and shops, the Government decided on Saturday. The Ministry of Health has been instructed to provide a portion of the donations...

Macedonia 18.04.20 | 18:09

Zaev violates Filipce and Spasovski’s measures: Is the ex-prime minister above the law or will he be properly sanctioned?

Will the leader of SDSM, Zoran Zaev, be properly sanctioned for disrespecting the recommendations of the health authorities to avoid gatherings and staying in forest areas? This question is being asked after the ex-prime minister and his friends made a trip to Berovo yesterday. They rode motorcycles...

Macedonia 08.04.20 | 17:24

Regime for movement of people with disability during curfew introduced, first interest-free loans to support 136 small and medium-sized companies approved

The government introduced a regime for movement of people with disability during the curfew. They can go outside between 7 pm and 8 pm on weekdays and between 11 am and 1 pm on weekends. The government also decided on the requirements that meet the criteria of the public call for loans from the the special...

Macedonia 02.04.20 | 13:05

VMRO-DPMNE submits proposal to the government for bigger support to affected businesses: Current assistance is insufficient

There is no single entity that has praised the government’s economic measures, says VMRO-DPMNE Secretary-General Igor Janusev, adding that the set of measures is insufficient and far from efficient for the economy. Janusev says they have concrete proposals that have so far have not been accepted...

Economy 02.04.20 | 11:52

Unproductive spending to stop, capital investments to continue

SDSM’s quasi-measures leave thousands of citizens without income. 33,000 workers in the tourism and catering sector, including hotels, restaurants, cafés will not receive government assistance for payment of salaries. Instead of realistic measures, SDSM deceives the citizens with improvisations....

Economy 01.04.20 | 22:32

Slaveski: The second set of measures offers insecurity for both citizens and companies

The measures that the SDSM-led government has adopted for the coronavirus efforts are unclear and confusing, said Trajko Slaveski of VMRO-DPMNE’s EC, who spoke about these measures on TV 24. They are unclear because unlike some other countries, we follow what measures are being taken and how we...

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