7 September 2021
Skopje – Parliament Speaker Talat Xhaferi takes part September 7-9 at the Fifth World Conference of Speakers of Parliament and the First Global Parliamentary Summit on Counter-Terrorism in Vienna.
Skopje – The inaugural annual conference within the Skopje Economic Finance Forum, organized by the Ministry of Finance, is set to resume on Tuesday and focus on public and private investments, green economy and human capital.
Skopje – Prime Minister Zoran Zaev held a meeting on Tuesday with World Bank Country Director for the Western Balkans Region Linda Van Gelder and World Bank Country Manager for Kosovo and North Macedonia Massimiliano Paolucci during which they discussed that partnership between North Macedonia and the World Bank will focus in the upcoming period on digitalization, as a systematic measure against corruption, as well as on support for programs aimed at fighting the grey economy.
Paris – The European Medicines Agency (EMA) is evaluating the benefit of a booster dose of the coronavirus vaccine made by Pfizer/BioNTech for fully vaccinated people aged 16 and over.
Washington – Four US citizens safely escaped Afghanistan by land on Monday, the State Department in Washington said, as the American evacuation tilts away from the Kabul air exit that ended last week.
Rio de Janeiro – At least 21 people were killed when a bus plunged into a ravine in Bolivia, local media reported on Monday, citing police.
Amsterdam – Valtteri Bottas will leave Mercedes at the end of the current Formula One season and join Alfa Romeo on a “multi-year deal” the team said Monday.