7 November 2020
Skopje – Finance Minister Fatmir Besimi at Saturday’s press conference said that the parliament on Friday adopted the laws on financial support to employers and self-employed individuals for payment of salaries, which created legal conditions for the implementation of the state aid measure.
Skopje – Linguistic diversity is enshrined in the European law, in the EU Charter of Fundamental Rights and in the Treaty on establishing the European Union. The coexistence of languages in the EU is a powerful symbol of the Union’s aspirations for unity through diversity, EU Ambassador David Geer said Saturday addressing the eighth annual international conference “At Future’s Doorstep: Beyond 2020” hosted by the Macedonian Association of Translators and Interpreters (MATA).
Skopje – The Institute for Transfusion Medicine has collected a total of 187 units of convalescent plasma for treatment of COVID-19 patients.
Skopje – In the past 24 hours, a total of 436 people were caught without personal protective equipment, i.e. face masks, the Ministry of Interior (MoI) said Saturday.
Skopje – Macedonian Association of Translators and Interpreters (MATA) is hosting Saturday the eighth annual international conference “At Future’s Doorstep: Beyond 2020” which will be held online.
Skopje – The 19th OFFest will hold a Macedonian evening at the Philharmonic, beginning at 7 pm with the concert of Dobrila & Dorian Duo, formerly of Chalgija Sound System; and continuing at 8 pm with a performance by Macedonian world music band Baklava.
Geneva – The World Health Organization (WHO) has marked a new record in the number of coronavirus cases registered in a single day.
Washington – Democratic presidential contender Joe Biden edged closer to victory on Saturday, with his lead in the battleground state of Georgia increasing and vote counts still under way in several other states.
Mexico City – The number of deaths linked to tropical depression Eta in Central America may be greater than 170, according to new figures given on Friday, following landslides and flooding triggered by the storm.
London – Top seed Rafael Nadal recovered from a set down to triumph 4-6, 7-5, 6-1 against fellow Spaniard Pablo Carreno Busta on Friday for a place in the Paris Masters semi-finals.