27 September 2021
Skopje – European Commission President Ursula von der Leyen is set to pay a visit to North Macedonia on Tuesday.
Skopje – The celebration of the great jubilee – the 30th anniversary of the country’s independence and the 80th anniversary of the Macedonian anti-fascist struggle, is an occasion to return once again to the civilizational benefits of the Macedonian people, the Macedonian language, Macedonian science and Macedonian art that exist in these lands for more than a thousand years, President of the Macedonian Academy of Sciences and Arts (MANU), Ljupcho Kocarev, told Monday’s formal academy “The Modern Macedonian State’s Two Formation Stages: 1941–1991 / 1991–2021.”
Skopje – Police detained Sunday evening in Gevgelija, near the Greek border, 15 migrants, including three minors, from Cuba, the Ministry of Interior said in a press release on Monday.
Skopje – Tourism has produced the expected results. The season was a success because of the government measures and policies that were created together with the private sector, Economy Minister Kreshnik Bekteshi told an event dedicated to World Tourism Day on Monday.
Skopje – As of Monday midnight, gasoline prices will go down by Mden 1 while diesel goes up by Mden 1 per liter, said the Energy Regulatory Commission (ERC).
Skopje – Economy Minister Kreshnik Bekteshi expects ease of restrictions in the coming winter period if citizens and hospitality facilities observe protocols.
Skopje – The Ministry of Health said Monday that health workers, citizens over 60 years old and immunocompromised patients, who were administered the second dose of the coronavirus vaccine at least six months ago, can get a booster shot starting today.
Skopje — Matica Makedonska has released Macedonian poet Gordana Mihailova Boshnakoska’s latest poetry collection, “House Within a House,” described by the publisher as a book “about her love toward her homeland and processes happening before our very eyes and causing anxiety in the Macedonian people.”
Brussels – European Commissioner for Neighbourhood and Enlargement Oliver Varhelyi will pay a visit to Skopje on Wednesday, MIA reports from Brussels citing European Commission sources.
Berlin – Lewis Hamilton further cemented his claim to being the greatest Formula One driver of all-time with his 100th victory at the Russian Grand Prix on Sunday but the big winner overall could be his title rival Max Verstappen.