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Greek President slams Skopje intransigence on name dispute
Greek President Karolos Papoulias on Tuesday urged the government of the Former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia to drop its intransigence over an ongoing name dispute with Greece that has blocked the Balkan state's European Union and NATO ambitions.
Mon Jun 17, 2013
UN Expert On Freedom of Expression to Visit Macedonia
The United Nations Special Rapporteur Frank La Rue will visit the former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia from 18 to 21 June 2013.
The White House
Message to Congress -- Continuation of the National Emergency with Respect to the Western Balkans
Section 202 of the National Emergencies Act ) provides for the automatic termination of a national emergency unless, within 90 days prior to the anniversary date of its declaration, the President publishes in the Federal Register and transmits to the Congress a notice stating that the emergency is to continue in effect beyond the anniversary date.
Sun Jun 16, 2013
The Daily Star
Macedonia arrests alleged 15 human traffickers
SKOPJE: Macedonian police have arrested 15 alleged human traffickers, including a police officer, suspected of smuggling Arabs, Africans and south Asians into western Europe, a minister said Sunday.
Sat Jun 15, 2013
Experts: EU membership could boost regional security
Security professors and experts from the Balkans and beyond participated in the Ohrid conference on security and Euro-Atlantic integration.
Thu Jun 13, 2013
Global Voices Online
Russia's Commodification of Political Prisoners
This post is part of RuNet Echo, a Global Voices project to interpret the Russian language internet.
Wed Jun 12, 2013
Hotel News Resource
DoubleTree by Hilton Skopje to Open 2016 in Macedonia
Hilton Worldwide announced the signing of a franchise agreement with Ajdovan Ademoski to open the upscale DoubleTree by Hilton Skopje.
Tue Jun 11, 2013
Hilton Worldwide Signs First Hotel in Macedonia
SKOPJE, Macedonia-Hilton Worldwide's is expanding presence in South Eastern Europe with the signing of a franchise agreement with Ajdovan Ademoski to open the upscale DoubleTree by Hilton Skopje in Macedonia.
Macedonia, Serbia step forward in co-operation
EU integration was the main focus of the recent Macedonian and Serbian intergovernmental meeting in Belgrade, as Skopje and Belgrade agreed to help each other toward faster EU and NATO integration.
Mon Jun 10, 2013
Eastern European Kompot
Macedonia, officially the Republic of Macedonia, is a country located in the central Balkan peninsula in Southeast Europe.
Roma hope to increase visibility in Macedonia
In an effort to increase the Roma involvement in Macedonia's health care system and society, the Skopje-based Centre for Institutional Development and the Roma Educational Fund in Budapest are collaborating to prepare Roma high school students for medical colleges in Macedonia.
TAV Airports Holding goes from strength to strength
In 2012 TAV Airports Holding handled 72 million passengers - a +36% increase on 2011, and saw also 575,000 flights arrive at and depart from its 11 airports, +28% more than in 2011.
FYROM: Teaching children about the environment is vital for the future
A European Union program in FYR Macedonia aims to increase the environmental awareness of children and their parents.Teaching children about the environment is vital for the future.
Sat Jun 08, 2013
Balkan Militants Join Syria's Rebel Cause
NOVI PAZAR, Serbia -- Eldar Kundakovic was fighting to free Syrian rebels from prison in May when he was killed by a hand grenade.
Skopje, Tirana increase focus on organised crime
Macedonia and Albania's joint efforts against organised crime have reached another level with the opening of a common centre for police co-operation.
Fri Jun 07, 2013
FYR Macedonia gains 5 new investments in PVC, Logistics, Precious Metals, and Storage facilities
Plants for the production of polystyrene and PVC elements, logistics center for processing products, center for precious materials storage and warehouse facilities are new, to be built in FYR Macedonia's industrial zone near Skopje Petrovac.Investors who provide locations for... The first thing you need to do is choose a news reader, if you already ... (more)
Thu Jun 06, 2013
WHO helps FYR Macedonia deal with the heat
The Strumica Region in the former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia is vulnerable to heat waves, often resulting in fires in the forests surrounding the city.
Wed Jun 05, 2013
Vendor Profile: Erdzan Sadik
"The most important thing is to smile and look people in the eye. I speak to them loud and clearly, and it's easier for me now, because I'm not a rookie anymore," said Erdzan Sadik, unveiling the tricks for successful sale of the magazine "Lice v Lice" .
FYR Macedonia's Ohrid Airport records over a 15% increase in passenger traffic
FYR Macedonia's Skopje Alexander the Great Airport has recorded significant growth so far this year with May being no different to the past few months.
Mon Jun 03, 2013
Goodspeed Launches Seven New Destinations In Central And Eastern Europe
29th May, 2013 - Finland - Uros Ltd today revealed a group of new additions to its coverage map.