13:00/3 April 2020
Skopje – The Ministry of Health has launched in partnership with the Clinic of Psychiatry three mental health helplines for pregnant women and new mothers, people with speech and hearing impediments, as well as for people in home isolation who speak Albanian, set to remain operational for the duration of the COVID-19 crisis, the Health Ministry said in a press release Friday.
Skopje – North Macedonia has joined the European Union’s ISA² programme that supports the development of digital solutions that enable public administrations, businesses and citizens in Europe to benefit from interoperable cross-border and cross-sector public services.
Skopje – We are expecting to see financial conditions both for the citizens and the corporate sector being mitigated. It was the ultimate goal of the changes we adopted to the regulation on the functioning of banks, National Bank Governor Anita Angelovska-Bezhovska has said.
Skopje — After his acclaimed Star Child and Girl and Bear, Macedonian visual artist Vane Kosturanov’s third hardcover picture book, The Girl and the City, was recently released by Ars Lamina under its children’s imprint Libi.
Brussels – The European Union is preparing an economic plan for the development of the Western Balkan region, set to be unveiled at the EU-Western Balkans Summit in May, European Commissioner for Neighborhood and Enlargement Olivér Várhelyi has said.
Washington — US President Donald Trump’s administration is expected to issue guidelines this week encouraging Americans to wear masks or face coverings when leaving the home amid the coronavirus pandemic.
Washington — The Democratic Party is postponing its national convention to August due to the coronavirus pandemic, delaying the nomination of the center-left’s candidate to compete against President Donald Trump in November.
Tehran — Iranian Parliamentary Speaker Ali Larijani has tested positive for COVID-19 and is now in quarantine, the semi-official Isna news agency reported on Thursday, as the number of cases in the country surpassed 50,000.