Author Archives: Sasko Golov

FM Dimitrov meets EU Enlargement Director Danielsson

The Minister of Foreign Affairs Nikola Dimitrov met on Monday the Director-General for European Neighbourhood Policy and Enlargement Negotiations Christian Danielsson. Danielson congratulated Dimitrov on the adoption of the Prespa Agreement, accenting its importance for the stability of the Balkan region. Danielsson also welcomed the efforts made by Macedonia so far in the processes for implementation of reforms required by ...

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Road Conditions, 29.01.2019

Poor driving conditions are reported throughout the country on wet roads, with mud and snow in the roadside. Because of the low temperatures and humidity, some roads might be iced over. Certain roadways passing through valleys and canyons can be susceptible to light rockslides, such as Kocani – Makedonska Kamenica – Delcevo, Vinica – Berovo, Gostivar – Straza, Mavrovo – ...

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Road Conditions, 28.01.2019

Poor driving conditions are reported throughout the country on wet roads, with mud and snow in the roadside. Poor visibility because fog is present in the area around Popova Shapka. Because of the low temperatures and humidity, some roads might be iced over. Certain roadways passing through valleys and canyons can be susceptible to light rockslides, such as Kocani – ...

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Greek Parliament ratifies Prespa Agreement

With 153 votes in favour, 146 against and 1 abstaining from voting, the Parliament of Greece officially adopted and ratified on Friday the Prespa Agreement, which puts an end to the 27-year long dispute between Greece and Macedonia over the name of the latter. “Today we all mark the birth of the Republic of North Macedonia, which will be a ...

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Reactions to Prespa Agreement adoption by Greek Parliament

NATO Sec Gen Jens Stoltenberg, as well as numerous officials from the EU, US, Germany, France, UK and many other countries congratulated the Greek Parliament on ratifying the Prespa Agreement. “This is an important contribution to the stability and prosperity of the whole region. I look forward to the future Republic of North Macedonia joining NATO,” wrote Stoltenberg on Twitter. ...

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Zaev: Prespa Agreement secures our Future

The PM Zoran Zaev commented on the adoption of the Prespa Agreement by the Greek Parliament, during a tribune held in Veles where he and other ministers from the government presented the economic policies for 2019. “My dear citizens, you, along with the citizens of Greece, can be proud today, for you are the generation that ended probably one of ...

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Zaev, Tsipras nominated for Nobel Peace Prize by European Politicians

Prime Ministers Zoran Zaev and Alexis Tsipras have been nominated for the 2019 Nobel Peace Prize by the leader of the EU parliament Socialists and Democrats (S&D) group Udo Bullmann, of the Greens/European Free Alliance (EFA) Ska Keller and of the European United Left-Nordic Green Left (GUE/NGL) Gabbi Zimmer, Greek news agency ANA-MPA reported on Saturday. “The Prespa Agreement between ...

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Mickoski: PM Zoran Zaev must immediately resign His Position

The executive committee of VMRO-DPMNE held a meeting on Sunday, after SDSM announced that they will reveal their final decision about having early parliamentary election in the week to come.  After the meeting, the leader of VMRO-DPMNE Hristijan Mickoski held a press conference, announcing the further activities of the party. “The MPs of VMRO-DPMNE will file to the parliament on ...

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Vote on Prespa Agreement adoption in Greek Parliament postponed for Friday

The Greek Parliament Speaker’s office informed that the vote on the ratification of the Prespa Agreement has been postponed for Friday. The delay aims to accommodate the large number of lawmakers who want to speak during the debate. The vote had been scheduled to take place late Thursday night, but the office said there would not have been enough time ...

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PM Zaev meets Hahn, Stoltenberg, Soros in Davos

The EU Enlargement Commissioner Johannes Hahn and NATO Secretary-General Jens Stoltenberg expressed support to Macedonia’s integration in both alliances during their meetings with PM Zoran Zaev at the sidelines of the World Economic Forum in Davos on Thursday. PM Zaev and Commissioner Hahn agreed that implementation of the historic Prespa Agreement is going as planned and now is the time ...

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