Macedonia

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 […]

MAK to Borrow a further $82.6 millionkurir.mk

MAK to Borrow a further $82.6 million

“The government  scheduled a new auction of securities on Wednesday for 31.10.2017 year which will further oblige Macedonian citizens for 71 million euros ($82.6 million).  If you raise the borrowing forecast, just based on Government securities borrowing, it will reach $381.227 million. With a growing debt, the government […]

International Monitors Praises Macedonian Elections

International Monitors Praises Macedonian Elections

“International election monitors say the second round of local elections in Macedonia was “competitive” and “democratic.” Observers from the OSCE’s Office for Democratic Institutions and Human Rights (ODIHR) said in a statement on October 30 that there were “reports of isolated incidents of the misuse of state resources and vote-buying,” […]

Budva to Host Regional Economic Meeting Nov. 2-3Volodymyr/123RF/Budva

Budva to Host Regional Economic Meeting Nov. 2-3

” The Chamber of Economy of Montenegro (CEM), in cooperation with the Ministry of Science, is organizing the seventh regional conference on economics – Montenegro in 2017, which will be held on November 2-3 at Hotel Splendid in Budva.  About 500 representatives of government, business community, scientists and experts […]

Macedonia Weekend Recap: Second Round Election Results, VMRO-DPMNE Denounces Elections, and Zaev Meets with American Jewish CommitteeDiego Delso, delso.photo, License CC-BY-SA

Macedonia Weekend Recap: Second Round Election Results, VMRO-DPMNE Denounces Elections, and Zaev Meets with American Jewish Committee

“According to preliminary results released tonight, the State Election Commission, candidates of SDSM won in 17 municipalities, VMRO-DPMNE in two municipalities, DUI in six municipalities, the Alliance of Albanians in three municipalities, Besa in one municipality, DPA in one municipality, and the candidate of a group of voters […]

95 Million € for Macedonian Municipalities…Wait, How Much?Exploring Macedonia

95 Million € for Macedonian Municipalities…Wait, How Much?

“SDSM Leader and Prime Minister Zoran Zaev said that municipalities will receive over 95 million euros ($112,380,250.00) by the end of 2020, according to the government program for balanced regional development at a rally in Kavadarci tonight. He noted that it would be money for capital investments, in […]

Whose Interests Come First For Macedonia in Kosovo UNESCO Bid?European Western Balkans

Whose Interests Come First For Macedonia in Kosovo UNESCO Bid?

“Macedonia will make a decision over Kosovo’s bid to join UNESCO, taking into consideration everyone’s interest, it was stated by Foreign Minister Nikola Dimitrov, speaking at a joint news conference Wednesday in Skopje, with his Kosovo counterpart Behgjet Pacolli. Dimitrov, as it is reported, explained that decision will […]

No Reruns in MAK First Round, Court Dismisses 23/24 VMRO ClaimsJetSettingFools

No Reruns in MAK First Round, Court Dismisses 23/24 VMRO Claims

“The State Election Commission (SEC) held a meeting tonight after receiving decisions on appeals from the administrative court and certified the final results of the first round of local elections for municipalities. There were complaints and claims made by parties. There will be no rerun of the vote […]

Moscow Macedonians Come Together for CultureS.Borisov/Shutterstock

Moscow Macedonians Come Together for Culture

The NGO MAcedonian Culture Centre in Moscow organises the Month of Culture of Macedonia in the Russian capital. The events are held in the premisis of the Library of Foreign Literature in Moscow. The programme is rich and diverse. The opening event was dedicated to the Macedonian theatre. […]