All posts tagged Macedonia

February 13, 2017, by Independent Balkan News Agency

Political leaders in the Republic of Macedonia are yet to come to an agreement on the creation of a new government in the country. A visit last week by EU Enlargement Commissioner […]

Macedonian political parties yet to reach deal on new government

February 6, 2017, by Independent Balkan News Agency

It has been a week since the leader of VMRO-DPMNE, Nikola Gruevski, failed to create a new government, while political parties in the Republic of Mac ...

Macedonian SDSM leader Zaev demands mandate to form a government

January 31, 2017, by Independent Balkan News Agency

The leader of SDSM (Macedonian Social Democratic Union), Zoran Zaev has requested a mandate from president George Ivanov to form the new government in ...

Macedonia’s Gruevski fails to form government by January 29 deadline

January 30, 2017, by Independent Balkan News Agency

The leader of the Republic of Macedonia’s VMRO-DPMNE party, Nikola Gruevski, could not manage to form a new government by the January 29 deadlin ...

  • Early results in Macedonia elections prove inconclusive
    December 12, 2016, by Deutsche Welle

    Both the incumbent VMRO-DPMNE and opposition Social Democrats announced they were victorious in Macedonia’s election on Sunday. The Macedonian State Election Commission said the conservative VMRO-DPMNE party won 37.98 percent [&hellip ...

  • Macedonia holds early general elections
    December 11, 2016, by Independent Balkan News Agency

    The early general elections are being held today in Macedonia. These elections were triggered by the crisis that the country is in since 2014. This is the ninth general election […]

  • Fateful elections in Macedonia
    December 9, 2016, by Deutsche Welle

    Snap elections in Macedonia were called in hopes of putting an end to the domestic political crisis in the country. After a corruption scandal and mass protests against the government, […]

  • Election campaign heats up in Republic of Macedonia
    November 24, 2016, by Independent Balkan News Agency

    Macedonia’s VMRO-DPMNE, led by former PM Nikola Gruevski, is accusing the opposition leader, Zoran Zaev of planning to federalise the country by making the Albanian language the second official language […]