All posts tagged Macedonia

Johannes Hahn, Member of the EC in charge of Regional Policy
October 15, 2016, by Independent Balkan News Agency

EU Commissioner for Enlargement Johannes Hahn said in Skopje on October 14 that the Republic of Macedonia is ready to hold elections in December. He emphasised this after he held meetings with […]


Bulgaria grants 300 000 leva to Macedonia over flood damage

September 20, 2016, by Independent Balkan News Agency

Bulgaria’s Cabinet agreed on September 20 to grant financial assistance of 300 000 leva (about 153 440 euro) to the the Republic of Macedonia to he ...

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Earthquake of 5.2 on Richter Scale in Macedonia felt in Bulgarian towns

September 11, 2016, by The Sofia Globe staff

An earthquake of 5.2 on the Richter Scale, six km east of Macedonia’s capital Skopje on September 11, was felt in western Bulgaria, including in ...

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Parliament in Macedonia votes in interim government

September 3, 2016, by Independent Balkan News Agency

Parliament in the Republic of Macedonia has given the green light to the interim government, which is the second one within a few months, which will b ...

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    Government leaves Macedonia at risk to beautify Skopje
    August 26, 2016, by Deutsche Welle

    This year the annual WorldRiskReport published by UN agencies focuses on logistics and infrastructure. Recent floods in Macedonia are a good example of failed disaster prevention and neglected infrastructure. Almost […]

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    More than 5000 homes damaged in floods in Macedonia
    August 10, 2016, by Independent Balkan News Agency

    Initial assessments by the Macedonian government commission for crisis management are that this past weekend’s floods substantially damaged 5000 homes and severely affected families in 12 residential areas of the […]