Tag: telma
Macedonia 14.07.20 | 14:49

Telma and Alsat-M TV violated the election silence

The AVMU media regulator found that two TV stations – Telma and Alsat-M – violated the election silence rules. Both aired programs featuring prominent participants in the election campaign. AVMU publicly called out these two channels, and other media outlets, to observe the ban, which is...

Macedonia 21.04.20 | 21:24

Interior Minister Culev says he will propose that forests and national parks are re-opened to the public

Interior Minister Nake Culev announced that he will propose further relaxation on the epidemic rules, including an end to the ban on movement through woods and parks, provided that citizens wear masks. This past weekend had the longest limit to movement among the citizens and we could feel the tension...

Economy 25.03.20 | 22:24

Dimitrieska: We are the only country that’s even considering to reduce spending

The Government was late in adopting measures that would help the economy as it faces a major drop due to the coronavirus epidemic, said interim Deputy Finance Minister Gordana Dimtirieska – Kocoska, who is appointed in the finance department by the opposition VMRO-DPMNE party. She also strongly...

Macedonia 18.11.19 | 22:58

Leftist Levica party blames the once friendly Telma TV of instituting a pre-election boycott on its activities

Telma TV director Aleksandar Kirovski refused to invite representatives from the left wing Levica party at a televised pre-election debate meant to promote precisely the smaller parties. Levica leader Dimitar Apasiev said that Kirovski, who is an outspoken leftist, is deliberately boycotting what Apasiev...

Economy 10.11.19 | 23:08

Telma reports that the Government is planning to loan a billion euros in 2020, and have by far the biggest budget ever

Telma TV reports that the Zaev Government is preparing a hugely increased budget for 2020, valued at 4.46 billion EUR. The 2019 budget, by comparison, was 3.7 billion. The Finance Ministry quickly denied the report. According to Telma, the Zaev and his Finance Minister Nina Angelovska are planning to...

Macedonia 17.10.19 | 20:14

Tusk: I did all I could, but it’s very difficult

The outgoing President of the European Council Donald Tusk told Telma TV that he did all in his power to secure the opening of accession talks with Macedonia, but the push will likely fail. I’m not sure, Tusk said when asked if an agreement is still possible. “It’s very difficult to...

Macedonia 25.04.19 | 22:36

Double standards by pro-Government journalists

Double standards employed by pro-Government journalists were on full display yesterday, when a scheduled presidential debate between Gordana Siljanovska – Davkova and Stevo Pendarovski on the pro-SDSM Telma TV station was cancelled. Siljanovska expressed her regret that Pendarovski bowed out of...

Macedonia 12.02.19 | 22:17

Telma: Good evening citizens of the Republic of North Macedonia!

Telma TV journalist Bobi Hristovski opened Tuesday’s “Top Tema” talk show by saying “Good evening citizens of the Republic of North Macedonia”. Earlier, the Government sent to the media the first press release using the name Republic of North Macedonia. At the show, Hristovski...

Macedonia 12.02.19 | 13:49

Telma: Newly founded company close to Mayor Dudus is winning all major contracts in Shuto Orizari

The municipality of Shuto Orizari has signed significant contracts for public works with a company which was founded only recently, by a close friend of Mayor Kurto Dudus. The “Abe Bilding DOOEL” company was founded by Ahmed Adem in May 2018, half a year after Dudus was elected Mayor of Macedonia’s...