25 September 2020
Skopje – North Macedonia has achieved significant and substantial progress in the fight against corruption, so the country is no longer ranked as “globally unsatisfactory.” GRECO notes progress in fulfilling the recommendations of fourth evaluation round, bringing us one step closer to EU, Deputy PM for the Fight against Corruption, Sustainable Development and Human Resources Ljupcho Nikolovski and Justice Minister Bojan Marichikj told Friday’s news conference.
Skopje – Slovenian President Borut Pahor’s official two-day visit to North Macedonia began by a welcome by President Stevo Pendarovski with great state and military ceremony.
Skopje – Slovenian President Borut Pahor, who is paying an official visit to North Macedonia on Friday and Saturday, was welcomed by President Stevo Pendarovski with great state and military ceremony including the Slovenian and Macedonian anthems.
Skopje – Prime Minister Zoran Zaev stated Friday that the national census will not be postponed again and will be conducted in April 2021.
Sofia – Bulgaria might stand alone in the dispute with North Macedonia, says Kiril Iliev, historian at the Institute for Balkan Studies of the Bulgarian Academy of Sciences.
Kochani – Kochani Rice Days, celebrating the country’s most famous rice growers for the 29th year in a row, will be held on Oct. 3.
New York – The United States and China traded unusually sharp barbs on Thursday during a United Nations Security Council meeting on the coronavirus pandemic.