Ohrid (Macedonia)

Type: City
Name: Ohrid (Macedonia)
Country: Macedonia
Latitude: 41.119999
Longitude: 20.82
population: 54,908
First reported Oct 24 2014 - Updated Oct 24 2014 - 1 reports

Western Balkans: time-tripping in southeastern Europe

The Balkans have attracted adventurers for centuries – literary bigwigs Lord Byron and Rebecca West penned romantic accounts of journeys through these, once foreboding and mysterious lands. For modern-day travellers, intrigued by the puzzle of Europe’s ... [Published Lonely Planet - Oct 24 2014]
Entities: Macedonia, Brana, Kosovo
First reported Oct 24 2014 - Updated Oct 24 2014 - 1 reports

1st "Buy a House, Buy a Flat" fair in Skopje

(MIA) – Construction companies, banks, insurance companies and the Ministry of Finance - being the promoter of the project “Buy a House, Buy a Flat” – are taking part Friday through Tuesday in the first fair dedicated to this government project. Those ... [Published Macedonian Information Agency - Oct 24 2014]
First reported Oct 21 2014 - Updated Oct 22 2014 - 1 reports

Macedonia offers incentives to tourists from region

Macedonia plans to offer subsidies to tourists coming from neighbouring Bulgaria, Serbia and Bosnia - as long as they come by plane and stay at least a week.Macedonia on Tuesday said it was boosting subsidies for tour operators focusing on visitors from ... [Published Turkish Weekly - Oct 21 2014]
Entities: Macedonia, Serbia, Skopje
First reported Oct 21 2014 - Updated Oct 21 2014 - 1 reports

Regional nature conservation authorities meet in Ohrid

(MIA) - Senior ministry officials and directors of nature conservation agencies from South-Eastern Europe gathered Tuesday and Wednesday in Ohrid at annual meeting to define regional priorities and joint activities in nature conservation.The meeting aims ... [Published Macedonian Information Agency - Oct 21 2014]
First reported Oct 20 2014 - Updated Oct 20 2014 - 1 reports

I lost 8 stone for Turkish toyboy then found out he was cheating

Karen Reidy went from 19st to 11st to marry her Turkish lover but then she discovered on Facebook that he was doing the dirty on herAs Karen Reidy lay back in her boyfriend’s arms, the sun blazing down on the sand around them, she had to pinch hersel ... [Published Mirror.co.uk - Oct 20 2014]
First reported Oct 17 2014 - Updated Oct 17 2014 - 1 reports

EBRD delegation to visit Macedonia

(MIA) -  A delegation of the European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD) Board of Directors will pay a visit to Macedonia from October 19-22.The visit will provide the Board Directors with an opportunity to meet the state leadership, representatives ... [Published Macedonian Information Agency - Oct 17 2014]
First reported Oct 14 2014 - Updated Oct 14 2014 - 1 reports

No indicators of terrorist acts in Macedonia: conference

(MIA) -  Representatives of intelligence and security services of all regional states, but also Great Britain, France, Austria, Hungary, Czech Republic, Poland, Italy, Malta, as well as three international organizations, take part Tuesday in a closed-door ... [Published Macedonian Information Agency - Oct 14 2014]
First reported Oct 07 2014 - Updated Oct 07 2014 - 1 reports

5th National Model European Parliament simulation

(MIA) - Eighty students and twenty teachers from twenty high schools in Macedonia participated at the 5th National Model European Parliament (MEP) simulation, which was held Oct. 3-5 organised by NOVA international school and supported by EU Info Centre, ... [Published Macedonian Information Agency - Oct 07 2014]
First reported Oct 04 2014 - Updated Oct 04 2014 - 1 reports

Bulgaria’s autocephalous archbishopric in Ohrid – story, told in exhibition

In 2014 Bulgaria marks the 1000th death anniversary of Tsar Samuil – a great and tragic figure in its history. He defended the independence of this country in a long-year and uneven battle with Byzantium. At the sight of his 15,000 blinded warriors, who ... [Published BNR - Oct 04 2014]
First reported Oct 03 2014 - Updated Oct 03 2014 - 1 reports

Macedonia: Over 1,000 Ohrid residents leave it per year

urce: Focus Information Agency Ohrid. Over 1,000 Ohrid residents leave it per year, Radio Free Europe reported in its programme for Macedonia.Some of them go to live in the capital Skopje, others go abroad.According to the state statistical institute, ... [Published Focus Bulgaria - Oct 03 2014]
First reported Oct 02 2014 - Updated Oct 02 2014 - 1 reports

Macedonia has doubled infrastructure investments in nine years

(MIA) - Macedonian capital, infrastructure investments, have risen to a record level of 21,2 billion denars, or 340 million EUR. This puts them at twice the levels they were in 2005 - 10,1 billion denars. The rise has been gradual in the past years - ... [Published Macedonian Information Agency - Oct 02 2014]
First reported Oct 01 2014 - Updated Oct 01 2014 - 1 reports

ODW Elektrik plans first export from Macedonia by year-end

(MIA) - The German ODW Elektrik is planning to set up a 10.000 sqm production facility in Macedonia’s Ohrid-Struga free economic zone in the spring and to create 1.000 jobs. Investor has already begun a trial production facility in Ohrid employing 25 ... [Published Macedonian Information Agency - Oct 01 2014]

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"I believe we are moving towards lowering the intensity of such cases and if we reduce radicalization here, we will manage to reduce the number of people going to the battlegrounds. Amendments to the Criminal Code give us the opportunity to sanction those who recruit fighters, the ones promoting such activities, as well as all those taking part in foreign militaries, polices, paramilitaries" , underlined Jakimovski.  ik/ 15:43
ATU Duty Free General Manager Ersan Arcan stated: "Winning this tender is a great success for us as having the chance now to expand our operational network in Tunisia which has started in 2009. Serving 8 million passengers in 2013, these airports are critical operational points for us. Aviation and tourism is making rapid progress in Tunisia and the potential for further growth will help fuel our future success. Our new Tunisian operational points will open the gates of Africa to us, where we believe there are genuine opportunities to increase the scope and scale of our business."
"He's become the difference. If he votes with Tim [Overall], then Tim's plans get up. If he votes against, Tim's plans get knocked on the head."
"We are not in favor of changing Macedonia's external borders, but administrative boundaries between Illirida and Macedonia should be defined. This should be done according to the model Serbia and Montenegro had a few years ago, and what Belgium has now" said Halili

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Western Balkans: Europe’s new adventure playground [Published Lonely Planet - Oct 24 2014]
Western Balkans: time-tripping in southeastern ... [Published Lonely Planet - Oct 24 2014]
1st "Buy a House, Buy a Flat" fair in Skopje [Published Macedonian Information Agency - Oct 24 2014]
Macedonia offers incentives to tourists from re... [Published Turkish Weekly - Oct 21 2014]
Regional nature conservation authorities meet i... [Published Macedonian Information Agency - Oct 21 2014]
I lost 8 stone for Turkish toyboy then found ou... [Published Mirror.co.uk - Oct 20 2014]
EBRD delegation to visit Macedonia [Published Macedonian Information Agency - Oct 17 2014]
No indicators of terrorist acts in Macedonia: c... [Published Macedonian Information Agency - Oct 14 2014]
Skopje hosts first Job Fair [Published Macedonian Information Agency - Oct 14 2014]
Inauguration of Ohrid-Prespa region as UNESCO's... [Published Macedonian Information Agency - Oct 14 2014]
ATU Duty Free to operate duty free stores at 5 ... [Published Focus on Travel News - Oct 12 2014]
ATU Duty Free wins duty free tender in Tunisia [Published Airport World - Oct 09 2014]
ATU Duty Free acquires tenders to operate at fi... [Published TTG Middle East & North Africa - Oct 09 2014]
10/9/2014, ATU DUTY FREE wins tender to operate... [Published Noodls - Oct 09 2014]
€32m tender wins gives ATÜ Duty Free five more ... [Published Travel Retail Industry - Oct 08 2014]
5th National Model European Parliament simulation [Published Macedonian Information Agency - Oct 07 2014]
Feast of all Macedonian saints [Published Macedonian Information Agency - Oct 05 2014]
Bulgaria’s autocephalous archbishopric in Ohrid... [Published BNR - Oct 04 2014]
Macedonia: Over 1,000 Ohrid residents leave it ... [Published Focus Bulgaria - Oct 03 2014]
Why Vic jumped ship [Published The Queanbeyan Age - Oct 03 2014]
Macedonia has doubled infrastructure investment... [Published Macedonian Information Agency - Oct 02 2014]
ODW Elektrik plans first export from Macedonia ... [Published Macedonian Information Agency - Oct 01 2014]
Crisis brewing in Macedonia [Published open Democracy News Analysis - - Sep 23 2014]
"Republic of Ilirida" declared in Macedonia [Published B92 - Sep 19 2014]
Traveling Duo ‘For 91 Days’ Visits Macedonia [Published Global Voices Online - Sep 09 2014]
Volunteers from Slovenia, Macedonia and Serbia ... [Published Global Voices Online - Aug 09 2014]
ATU Duty Free wins Salalah Airport contract [Published Trade Arabia - Aug 07 2014]
Curious Oyster Seminars Takes Scientists, Web D... [Published PRWeb - Aug 04 2014]
Macedonia on the brink [Published open Democracy News Analysis - - Jul 28 2014]
Another Week in the Ecological Crisis, June 15,... [Published ScienceBlogs : Combined Feed - Jun 16 2014]
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Traveling Duo ‘For 91 Days’ Visits Macedonia [Published Global Voices Online - Sep 09 2014]
Traveling duo Jürgen Horn from Germany and Mike Powell from the United States wander around the world by picking a country and staying there for three months, or about 91 days . During their 3-month stays, the two globe-trotters attempt to experience ...
Volunteers from Slovenia, Macedonia and Serbia ... [Published Global Voices Online - Aug 09 2014]
Volunteers reconstructing a country road in Slovenia during a youth work action in 1960. This image is public domain. After the recent tragic floods in the region, residents of several former Yugoslavian countries seem to have taken to old habits ...
Another Week in the Ecological Crisis, June 15,... [Published ScienceBlogs : Combined Feed - Jun 16 2014]
This weekly posting is brought to you courtesy of H. E. Taylor . Happy reading, I hope you enjoy this week’s Global Warming news roundup skip to bottom Logging the Onset of The Bottleneck YearsJune 15, 2014 Chuckles , COP20+ , Globe , ...
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