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MPs Return to Parliament on Monday

MPs return to work on Monday at the Parliament of the Republic of Macedonia, almost a month and a half before the local elections. On Monday, according to the announcements from the coordinators of the parliamentary groups, they are expected to have a meeting with PS Talat Xhaferi and the Parliament VPs, after which it will be known how the ...

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Simovski: All Preparations for Census Completed

“All preparatory activities have been completed and we are completely ready to start this activity,” said the Director of the State Statistical Office, Apostol Simovski, at a joint press conference with government spokespersons Dusko Arsovski and Muamet Hoxha. Simovski informed that the trainings of the regional instructors are in progress, who in this activity will have a supervisory function, and ...

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September Census Is Closed Issue for Both Government and Opposition

The start of the census on 5 September is not questioned in VMRO-DPMNE either. After Prime Minister Zaev rejected possibility of postponement on Monday, explaining that the term was set exactly after the opposition party insisted, the following day, Tuesday, VMRO-DPMNE stated for Kanal 5 that the government has a responsibility regarding the conditions for conducting the statistical operation and ...

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Pendarovski-Michel: EU to Intensify Relations with Western Balkan Countries

President Stevo Pendarovski, as part of his working visit to Ukraine on the occasion of the 30th anniversary of the country’s independence, met Monday in Kiev with the President of the European Council, Charles Michel. At the meeting, the interlocutors exchanged views on the latest developments in the context of the European Union enlargement process, as well as on Macedonia’s ...

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3,206 New Cases of COVID-19 and 60 Deaths During Weekend

The Health Ministry informed that over the past weekend, a total number of 3,206 new cases of COVID-19 were registered in the country. Of the new cases, 1,074 were registered on Friday, 1,250 on Saturday and 882 on Sunday. The total number of COVID-diagnosed persons in the country since the beginning of the epidemic is 168,872, the number of recovered ...

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1,158 New Cases of COVID-19, 19 Deaths in Past 24 Hours

The Health Ministry reports that in the past 24 hours 1,158 new cases of COVID-19 were registered out of 6,256 tests. The Ministry also registers 166 patients who recovered from COVID-19 infection, as well as 19 who passed away due to COVID-19 complications. Of the new cases, 353 are registered in Skopje, 216 in Gostivar, 122 in Tetovo, 71 in ...

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MoFA: All Our Citizens Evacuated from Afghanistan

The Ministry of Foreign Affairs (MoFA) informed on Wednesday that all citizens of North Macedonia have been successfully evacuated from Afghanistan. “There are only three of our citizens left at the NATO base near the airport in Kabul to finish their duties there, and they will be evacuated in accordance with the plans for evacuation of the base. In meantime, ...

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Osmani: 14 Citizens of Ours Yet to Be Evacuated from Afghanistan

Foreign Affairs Minister Bujar Osmani informed at a press conference on Tuesday that of the 75 citizens of North Macedonia in Afghanistan, the first group landed at 04:30 am in Doha, Qatar, while another group is on an airplane flying to Abu Dhabi, UAE. “At the moment, only 14 citizens are left in the NATO military base right next to ...

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MoFA: All Our Citizens in Afghanistan Are at Safe Location

Foreign Affairs Minister Bujar Osmani informed on Monday that at the moment 25 citizens of North Macedonia managed to board a flight from Kabul, Afghanistan to Doha, Qatar, while around 50 others will wait for another available flight. “The situation in Afghanistan got extremely worsened in the past 72 hours. Our government already withdrew all military, diplomatic and civilian staff ...

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20th Anniversary of Signing of OFA Observed

The Government and the Ministry of Political System and Inter-Community Relations organised on Friday a major event in Skopje for celebration of the 20th anniversary of the signing of the Ohrid Framework Agreement (OFA), which back in 2001 ended the armed conflict between state security forces and the forces of the National Liberation Army (NLA). In his address at the ...

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