Fourteen candidates including former and current SEC members, employees in the electoral body as well as lawyers have submitted applications for election of SEC members. The opposition party VMRO-DPMNE will nominate Aleksandar Dashtevski for the post of President of the SEC. The opposition party most likely is to support Boban...
The Electoral Code will incorporate all those changes regarding the election model for which we will reach a consensus, said at today's press conference Minister of Justice Bojan Marichikj, answering a journalist question whether the changes will include one electoral district. He pointed out that a working group on the...
  Austria is very disappointed over the failure to reach an agreement for the start of the EU accession negotiations with North Macedonia, because we believe that bilateral and historic issues should be left outside of the negotiating process. North Macedonia has done everything that was required for the start...
The law on citizenship was passed at the last session and it is good that some of your SDSM coalition do not agree with this law. And that's good you know because three witnesses from anywhere can tell about someone and he to take Macedonian citizenship. The order is...
While Health minister Venko Filipche says that the peak of the coronavirus epidemic has passed, while Prime Minister Zoran Zaev says that he was successfully coping with it, and the head of the Crisis Management Center Stojanche Angelov says that everything is under control, thousands of people get sick...
Co-chair of the Macedonian team in the Joint Commission Dragi Gjorgiev, in anticipation of the meeting scheduled for tomorrow and the day after tomorrow expects that the members of the Commission will behave professionally and academically. "I am amazed by the strong political statement of my fellow member of the...
The Government decided Friday to declare a state of crisis at the territory of the Republic of North Macedonia for the purpose of protecting the public health in circumstances of a COVID-19 pandemic. The state of crisis is declared upon a proposal of the Steering Committee for coordination and management...
Bulgaria’s demands, “besides being outside the realm of common sense,” go against European values and the 2017 Friendship Treaty makes no mention of any need whatsoever to negotiate the Macedonian people’s ethnic origins or “whether the language I speak is Macedonian,” President Stevo Pendarovski told Austrian ORF television channel. The...
EU Ambassadors held talks to break the deadlock on Friday but did not manage to convince Bulgaria to move, triggering growing frustration among EU diplomats, who say it’s holding up an important EU agenda with an entirely domestic problem that would be best solved bilaterally with North Macedonia, Politico...
The EU ambassadors’ meeting did not bring progress in Bulgaria's positions on accepting the negotiating framework with Macedonia, the outcome will depend on the bilateral talks between Skopje and Sofia. "Nothing has changed in the Bulgarian position," was the reaction of EU diplomats this afternoon after the end of the...