Tag: Venko Filipce
Macedonia 06.12.19 | 18:25

Filipce on “Racket”: The meeting was held at Jovanovski’s request and we did not agree anything with Kamcev

Health Minister Venko Filipce, whose name was mentioned in Friday’s trail in the “Racket” case, told Kanal 5 that Jovanovski called him for a meeting with Kamcev, but nothing had been agreed. The meeting mentioned in Friday’s trial in the “Racket” case was held at...

Economy 05.11.19 | 14:21

New healthcare scandal involving Filipce and Aleksandar Jovanovski – Zuti

New scandal involving Minister Venko Filipce in sight, in which the famous Aleksandar Jovanovski – Zuti is again involved, the Lider news portal reports. Lider has learned from the Ministry of Health sources that the renowned “King of Reagents” will now enter into a public-private...

Macedonia 04.11.19 | 16:49

In order to avoid “dark scenario”, affected party in “Racket 2” monthly paid money to Doncev through “the man with a beard”

As announced, journalist Branko Geroski published details of the Racket 2 affair, in which Health Minister Venko Filipce and Health Insurance Fund director Den Doncev prevented the sale of Diadem to a Swedish firm for personal gain, preventing foreign investors from investing 11 million euro in Macedonia. He...

Macedonia 28.10.19 | 19:14

Filipce claims the problem with available drugs is resolved

Health Minister Venko Filipce visited Monday several pharmacies in the Municipality of Struga to find out how the measure to abolish prescription drug quotas is running. Struga was one of the first municipalities where we abolished quotas for prescription drugs  in pharmacies. Citizens of this region...

Macedonia 16.10.19 | 11:27

Zaev and Filipce in Vienna before Brussels: Tender for new clinic agreed, awarded to Austrian firm?!

Journalist Branko Geroski write late Tuesday on Facebook that there were indications that the tender for the Gjorce Petrov Clinical Center had already been agreed and awarded to a renown Austrian firm, which has been in the business for 33 years. Unofficially I learned that today, on the way to Brussels,...

Macedonia 26.09.19 | 13:40

I have evidence that Den Doncev and Venko Filipce tried to prevent foreign investment from entering Macedonia

Amid the “Racket 2” affair, we talked to Diamed’s owner, Vera Ivanova, whose company found himself at odds with government structures. On the one hand, a successful dialysis center, a special hospital for nephrology and dialysis, and on the other hand, the personal interests of Health...

Macedonia 18.09.19 | 18:53

“Racket 2” on the horizon: Did Dеn Doncev lead smear campaign to prevent Swedish investment in Macedonian healthcare?

Criminal charges have been filed against Health Fund Director Den Doncev and current Minister of Health Venko Filipce, in which the damaged Vera Ivanova from Skopje alleges they both committed the crime of abuse of office and power under Article 353 of the Criminal Code. The report alleges that they...

Macedonia 11.09.19 | 21:12

Big Mike posts video on Instagram of his visit to Macedonia, meets with Zaev, Filipce, Hari Kostov

US entrepreneur who produces marijuana for medical and recreational use, also known as Big Mike, posted a video on his Instagram account of his visit to Macedonia. He has been impressed by his recent visit to Macedonia, where he sees great potential for the medical cannabis business. Big Mike in Skopje...

Macedonia 28.05.19 | 12:54

Filipce will face the two directors at the Gynecology Clinic after the economic one made accusations against the other

Health Minister Venko Filipce informed Tuesday that he will face the two directors of the Gynecology Clinic, after the economic director of the Clinic Valon Belja accused the director Viktorija Jovanovska in a Facebook post of illegally carrying out public procurements. It is extremely inappropriate...

Macedonia 13.04.19 | 19:41

Filipce denies reports he offered to resign

Health Minister Venko Filipche denied the information that he offered his resignation to Prime Minister Zoran Zaev for the consequences of the measles outbreak. The outbreak is a result of the collapse of collective immunity due to the disastrous policies of the previous government in recent years and...

Macedonia 13.04.19 | 18:01

Health Minister Filipce resigns?!

After Friday’s tragedy involving a woman from Stip, who lost her unborn baby in the sixth month of pregnancy, as a consequence of the measles outbreak, Minister Filipce talked with Prime Minister Zaev and offered his resignation due to moral reasons, news portal “Magazin” reported. According...

Macedonia 29.03.19 | 21:51

Filipce: You will choose your doctor according to your budget

There are state hospitals that are not fully used, work with low capacities, such as those in Kocani and Kavadarci, where there are no patients, personnel, expertise. To this end, a broad feasibility study on public-private partnerships in the health system will be launched after the elections, primarily...

Macedonia 25.03.19 | 17:05

Filipce: Construction of new clinical center may start by year’s end

Health Minister Venko Filipce said Monday that he expects all procedures to be completed within the deadlines and that there are serious chances that the cornerstone of the new clinical center to be laid by the year’s end. At this point, a feasibility study for greenfield location is being revised....

Macedonia 14.02.19 | 13:39

Filpce: Death toll at 14, not 15, seven in critical condition

It is not true that another person succumbed to injuries in the aftermath of Wednesday’s bus accident, and that the death toll has risen to 15, said Health Minister Venko Filipce, after a visit with Prime Minister Zoran Zaev and Deputy Prime Minister Bujar Osmani, to the injured persons who were...

Life 01.01.19 | 18:26

Skopje City presents gifts to first baby of 2019

Ministers of Health, Labor and Social Policy, Venko Filipce and Mila Carovska respectively, and Skopje Mayor Petre Silegov, visited and presented gifts Tuesday  to the first baby born in 2019. Vedran is the first baby born in 2019, just one minute after midnight. I hope that his name will symbolize...