Tag: Stevo Pendarovski
Macedonia 12.02.20 | 09:13

President Pendarovski to sign law ratifying North Atlantic Treaty

President Stevo Pendarovski is to sign a decree for the promulgation of the Law on Ratification of the North Atlantic Treaty on Wednesday. The Macedonian Parliament voted Tuesday with 114 votes in favor to ratify the NATO accession protocol, which will apply after Spain’s ratification, after which...

Macedonia 11.02.20 | 12:10

Pendarovski-Di Maio: Italy supports Macedonia’s EU and NATO integration bid

Italy supports Macedonia’s NATO and EU integration bid. The two countries maintain traditionally friendly relations, fostering high level of understanding and trust, as well as excellent political dialogue. This was stated during the meeting of President Stevo Pendarovski with Italy’s Foreign...

Macedonia 05.02.20 | 17:36

Macedonian flag mistaken in Poland

During the official visit of President Stevo Pendarovski to Poland, at a joint press conference with Polish President Andrzej Duda, the state flags of the two countries were displayed behind the presidents, but the Macedonian flag was modified, writes “Plusinfo”. Pendarovski’s Office...

Macedonia 04.02.20 | 15:45

Pendarovski in Poland: I expect Spain to ratify Macedonia’s NATO accession protocol next month

President Stevo Pendarovski expects the ratification of the country’s NATO Accession Protocol in the Spanish Parliament to be completed next month. Pendarovski, who is paying an official visit to Poland, noted that “if going according to plan when it comes to political developments, the process...

Macedonia 17.01.20 | 12:06

Pendarovski about attacks on Mizrahi: One’s comment can hurt feelings of a nation or religion

At Thursday’s reception for the diplomatic corps, President Stevo Pendaorovski also spoke about the attacks on minister Rasela Mizrahi by the government. He demanded the attacks to stop and be careful not to hurt the feelings of a nation or religion. Not long ago, unfortunately, in our public...

Macedonia 17.01.20 | 11:14

Pendarovski to the diplomatic corps: We do not need negotiations as political trophy, but as instrument during which we will reform

President Stevo Pendarovski hosted Thursday reception for the diplomatic corps in Macedonia. At the meeting, he noted that the main goals of foreign policy are NATO membership and start of accession negotiations with the EU. The President wishes all EU member states to recognize this key moment for bold...

Macedonia 15.01.20 | 15:59

Pendarovski meets EU Enlargement Commissioner Varhelyi

President Stevo Pendarovski met Wednesday with European Commissioner for Neighborhood and Enlargement Oliver Varhelyi. The two interlocutors exchanged views and information on the current situation in Macedonia, as well as on the country’s bid to join the EU. President Pendarovski stressed that...

Macedonia 10.01.20 | 14:51

Pendarovski on “TNT” case: In order for the rule of law to be respected, judicial authorities shouldn’t allow political or business influence on their work

“TNT” case defense informed via a letter the President of the State, the Supreme Court and the EU,  the United States, France, Germany Ambassadors about the manner in which the case was handled. The lawyers argue that the efficiency of the proceedings involves the decision of a properly...

Macedonia 07.01.20 | 12:31

Pendarovski: Let’s hope that this year we will only have good news and meet on happy occasions

President Stevo Pendarovski on Tuesday wished all Orthodox faithful a merry Christmas. I would like to congratulate all Orthodox believers in the country on this holiday, one of the greatest in Christianity – Christ’s birth and wish these holidays to be spent with their loved ones, with their...

Macedonia 06.01.20 | 14:46

Pendarovski extends Christmas greetings: Let’s celebrate the holidays in good health and joy

President Stevo Pendarovski send Monday Christmas greetings to the Orthodox faithful in Macedonia, wishing good health, joy, happiness, love and harmony. Let the holidays we spend in our homes filled with light and warmth inspire us to care and reach out to all who need material and spiritual support....

Macedonia 03.01.20 | 20:57

President Pendarovski meets members of interim Government, Culev and Mizrahi not on the photo

President Stevo Pendarovski met late Friday with members of the interim Government tasked with administering the April 12 early elections, the President’s Office informed. However, as it can be seen from the photo, the new cabinet members, interim ministers of interior and labor and social policy...

Macedonia 31.12.19 | 10:59

Pendarovski: Rule of law, NATO, EU talks and clean air for all citizens in New Year 2020

President Stevo Pendarovski congratulated the citizens on the New Year. He said that we were all one big family and wished peace and prosperity, health, happiness and respect in, as he said, our common home – our common state. Civic reconciliation, he said, can only be achieved on the basis of...

Macedonia 27.12.19 | 21:51

Who made the president to change the name of the Army with a decree?

VMRO-DPMNE’s position as an opposition is to behave in a statehood manner, but how VMRO-DPMNE will behave as a government, according to President Hristijan Mickoski, should not be a dilemma – also in a statehood manner. VMRO-DPMNE is an opposition that has decided with democratic tools, with...

Macedonia 25.12.19 | 10:39

President Pendarovski congratulates Catholic Christmas

President Stevo Pendarovski sent Monday Christmas greetings to all Catholic believers in Macedonia, wishing them good health, joyful and happy holiday season. It is in the holiday days spend with our loved ones and when our homes and hearts are filled with light and warmth, that we should spread love...

Macedonia 25.12.19 | 09:43

Pendarovski: We were wrong that the date was a done deal, we will not get it in spring

Speaking on Alsat TV, President Stevo Pendarovski said it was a mistake that, as he said “we showed that getting a date for start of negotiations with the EU was a done deal”. Pendarovski says it is relatively difficult to sort things out so that Macedonia gets a date for the EU in the spring,...

Macedonia 23.12.19 | 22:28

Pendarovski on OTA: In the year it exists, it is up to its task

The President’s Office informed Monday that one of the items of today’s Security Council was the report on the ongoing staffing and technical support processes of the Operational Technical Agency for which the OTA Director referred to the spatial staffing, non-staffing support, the technical...

Macedonia 13.12.19 | 14:41

Pendarovski on Bulgaria’s position: The Macedonian language and the Macedonian nation are a fact

President Pendarovski has stated his position on Bulgarian academics denying the Macedonian language and saying that it is a dialect of Bulgarian. According to the head of state, the Macedonian language and the Macedonian nation are a fact that no one normal would debate and sign agreements on something...

Macedonia 13.12.19 | 13:47

Pendarovski on “Racket”: We cannot sentence one or two people, and leave the bigger fish

There must be a legal resolution to the “Racket” case, but for all other cases indicated in the released tapes, which I expect a procedure to be initiated, said President Stevo Pendarovski on Friday. We must resolve this case, just as we have to resolve all the cases I mentioned in the address,...

Economy 13.12.19 | 13:17

Pendarovski: High corruption – one of the biggest threats to country’s future

There’s no question that we’re constantly aligning domestic law with EU law, which is also our strategic goal. But, my personal dilemma, and I believe most citizens would agree, is whether state institutions have substantially or only formally adopted and follow European values and principles...

Macedonia 13.12.19 | 11:12

Pendarovski: Another postponement of EU negotiations may have unpredictable and irreversible consequences

Possible spring postponement of the decision to start Macedonia and Albania membership talks with the EU would be a very serious blow. Repeating a strategic mistake from October could have very deep, unpredictable, and possibly irreparable consequences, President Stevo Pendarovski said in an interview...

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