29 September 2020
Skopje – Finance Minister Fatmir Besimi met on Tuesday with French Ambassador to North Macedonia, Christian Thimonier, and discussed the government’s economic recovery plan for dealing with the crisis and the Agreement between the two governments, regarding establishment and activities of the French Development Agency, which is expected to intensify cooperation.
Skopje – In a Facebook post on Tuesday, PM Zoran Zaev on the International Day of Awareness of Food Loss and Waste referred to the need of offering solutions to reduce food loss and waste.
Skopje – The budget rebalance is expected to be finalized and submitted to the government by the end of the week and enter parliamentary procedure some time next week, Finance Minister Fatmir Besimi told Sitel TV.
Skopje – PM Zoran Zaev and outgoing Ambassador of Japan to North Macedonia Keiko Haneda met Tuesday and discussed progress and continuation of reforms which enabled the country to join NATO thus opening further perspectives.
Skopje — Naked Moon Comedy Theater Festival opened Monday evening with a production of “Bye, Have a Nice Day” [Macedonian: „Чао пријатно“] and Tuesday evening’s show is “Game of Rummy” [„Партија реми“].
Brussels – European Green Party co-chair Reinhard Bütikofer has said that no one should block EU’s decision to set a date for the start of North Macedonia’s accession talks, MIA reports from Brussels.
Vilnius — French President Emmanuel Macron met exiled Belarusian opposition leader Svetlana Tikhanovskaya on Tuesday morning in Lithuania, sources in Macron’s office said.
Moscow — Russia’s capital and largest city, Moscow, is closing schools for two weeks starting next Monday as the number of coronavirus cases has surged, the mayor’s office announced on Tuesday.