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Thaci Holds Meeting on Terrorism on Heels of Macedonia Militant RulingPhoto: RTKLive

Thaci Holds Meeting on Terrorism on Heels of Macedonia Militant Ruling

President of Kosovo Hashim Thaci has held “a meeting (with) heads of key rule of law and security institutions, to discuss with them necessary institutional steps on fighting terrorism, radicalism and extremism,’ according to a press release issued by the President’s press service.” This comes only a few […]

President Ivanov: China and Russia Taking Over Balkansnationalinterest.org

President Ivanov: China and Russia Taking Over Balkans

“EUROPEAN Union officials are allowing China and Russia to gain strategic influence in Europe by failing smaller nations on the continent, the President of Macedonia has revealed. President Ivanov warned the closed-off view of the bloc (EU), and its lack of investment in connecting the east and the west, was […]

United Macedonia Diaspora’s Ajvar 5K in DC Run a SuccessTwitter Meto Koloski

United Macedonia Diaspora’s Ajvar 5K in DC Run a Success

UMD‘s 5th Annual Ajvar 5K run took place in Arlington, VA over the weekend to raise money and awareness for children with down syndrome and autism in Macedonia. Ajvar 5k races have been held throughout the United States, Canada, and Australia. All proceeds will be donated to VERA, a […]

KOSOVO WEEKEND ROUNDUP: Haradinaj Wants Int’l Investigation to Kumanovo Militant Sentences, FM Responds to Russian Amb. to SRB on Kosovo, Vetvendosje Seeks Answers Over Death One Year LaterPhoto: Voice of America

KOSOVO WEEKEND ROUNDUP: Haradinaj Wants Int’l Investigation to Kumanovo Militant Sentences, FM Responds to Russian Amb. to SRB on Kosovo, Vetvendosje Seeks Answers Over Death One Year Later

“Kosovo’s prime minister called on Friday for an international investigation after some of his countrymen were convicted of taking part in a gun battle with Macedonian police. The men were part of a group of ethnic Albanians jailed in neighboring Macedonia on Thursday, some of them for life, […]

World Bank Report on Doing Business in 2018- Where are the Balkans?

The World Bank has released their 2018 report on doing business. Here’s where the Balkan countries rank for ease of business: Bosnia and Herzegovina – 86th Croatia – 51st Kosovo – 40th Macedonia – 11th Montenegro – 42nd Serbia – 43rd Slovenia – 37th The full report is […]

Macedonia 2025 Summit: Day 1 HighlightsMacedonia2025

Macedonia 2025 Summit: Day 1 Highlights

Day1 of the sixth annual Macedonia2025 Summit has just finished. Over 400 people attended to learn and be inspired by speakers such as Vuk Jeremic, former foreign minister of Serbia; Ruben Vardanyan, impact investor and social entrepreneur; Prime Minister Zaev; and Mike Zafirovski. ‘Macedonia needs to move forward […]

British Parliament – Macedonia Ready for NATO, but Need a Solution with GreeceJetSettingFools

British Parliament – Macedonia Ready for NATO, but Need a Solution with Greece

“Macedonia is the most ready country for NATO membership, but Greece’s opposition is difficult to overcome without a name, stressed lawmakers in the upper house of the British Parliament, which discussed NATO enlargement in the Western Balkans. ‘There is a role for the for the United Kingdom, United […]

Summit 2025 Kicks Off in Skopje!

Summit 2025 Kicks Off in Skopje!

Summit 2025 has kicked off in Skopje on October 31st with a high school innovation competition, and an informal happy hour and will last until November 3rd. The Macedonia2025 Summit is a dynamic platform for sharing knowledge on business, leadership and innovation. Robert Arsov of Guggenheim Securities, Mike Zafirovski of […]

Zaev to Prepare Law to Protect LGBT in MacedoniaMakfax

Zaev to Prepare Law to Protect LGBT in Macedonia

“Prime Minister Zoran Zaev tonight attended the celebration of the fifth anniversary of the Center for support of the LGBT community in Macedonia, held at the Museum of Modern Art, in the presence of Urania Pirovska the Helsinki Committee and Program Director of the Center Koco Andonovski….(Zaev) is […]