Wednesday, February 28, 2024
Continue to support the economy through well-targeted fiscal measures until a strong economic recovery and return of the deficit to pre-crisis levels in the medium term, improve revenue collection and expand the tax base in line with the Tax Reform Strategy, including the realization of tax exemptions, to accelerate...
VMRO-DPMNE calls for a broad opposition front and mass turnout in the second round against the Government. The "Renewal of Macedonia" coalition led by VMRO-DPMNE in the first round of local elections won over 55,000 votes more than SDSM and their coalition in terms of won votes on the councilors’...
A total of 13 complaints have been filed to the State Election Commission (SEC) over the election process, and the process of counting and verification of election results. The SDSM led coalition has filed four complaints, which involve two polling stations in Jegunovce municipality, one polling station in Gjorche Petrov...
Macedonia’s 17 October local elections were competitive and fundamental freedoms were widely respected, but numerous shortcomings in the legal framework underscore the need for a comprehensive reform, the head of ODIHR’s election observation mission Tana de Zulueta told a press conference on Monday. She said that numerous gaps in the...
My predictions were that VMRO-DPMNE would win or in most of the municipalities would have the lead, that it would win the councilor lists and that happened. I was especially convinced in Skopje and bigger cities such as Bitola, Shtip, Ohrid, Prilep, says AleksandarPandov, President of the Patriotic Institute...
Over the past 10 years, we’ve had elections every year. We don’t need that. It puts everything in the country on hold. I don’t think there’ll be new elections or upheavals, said Minister of Foreign Affairs and DUI spokesman BujarOsmani in his appearance on Slobodna TV’s “Morning Briefing” show...
VMRO-DPMNE completed the first round of local elections with a total of 22 elected mayors. Five of them are in some of the largest Skopje municipalities: GjorchePetrov, KiselaVoda, Butel, Gazi Baba etc. VMRO-DPMNE’s mayoral candidates declared victory in the following municipalities: Sopishte, Vinica, Zrnovci, Petrovec, Ilinden, Shtip, Karbinci, SvetiNikole, Veles,...
A group of 27 citizens from Afghanistan and their families, who have been temporarily accommodated in North Macedonia, departed for Dublin from the Skopje International Airport on Tuesday morning. “These citizens worked for democratic institutions and international NGOs in Afghanistan, who were threatened by the new Taliban regime. NGOs have...
In the first round of the seventh local elections for mayors of 80 municipalities in the country, held on Sunday, invalid ballots comprised a total of 44,833. In the vote for mayor of Skopje, invalid ballots comprised 15,940 of a total of 228, 473 voters who exercised their right...
No complaints have been filed to the State Election Commission (SEC) so far, over the election process, and the process of counting and verification of election results. According to the SEC, of the 286 complaints over protection of the voting right, 217 have been accepted on Election Day. Complaints over the...