2013-11-01Macedonia organised its biggest training exercise, which was graded by a NATO observer team.
2013-07-29Workshops, international tournaments, mutual visits and educational programmes are the tools as governments and NGOs use sport to build tolerance and reduce extremism among youth athletes.
2013-02-01The EU takes steps to end a political standoff in Macedonia.
2012-09-05To fulfill their potential, youth need encouragement, direction and the opportunities the leadership the Only Balkan leadership school provides.
2012-08-22Eleven years after its adoption, the Ohrid Framework Agreement needs a facelift, some experts said, while others want it scrapped altogether.
2012-07-30Cevahir Holding's 300m-euro investment in a Skopje residential complex is an economic opportunity for Macedonia.
2012-04-25A tender for a third airport in Istanbul will open this year. Also in business news: BiH's government adopted a budget for 2012 and Romania plans to reorganise its tax system.
2012-04-09Regional defense leaders pledged a joint approach to Euro-Atlantic integration and to addressing common security challenges.
2012-03-12The EU will launch high-level dialogue to help Macedonia keep the pace of institutional reforms and enable it to remain on the EU integration path, in spite of Greece's objections.
2012-01-04While the nation mourns one of its most distinguished politicians, some question his legacy.
2011-12-20The visit of President Boris Tadic to Skopje strengthened good relations between Serbia and Macedonia, re-affirmed Macedonian identity, emphasised the need to solve the existing church dispute and increase trade.
2011-12-06The International Court of Justice ruled that Greece is guilty of violating the 1995 Interim Accord by vetoing Macedonia's NATO membership in 2008.
2011-11-28The country's top diplomat says economic integration -- still elusive in much of the Balkans -- is the key to regional prosperity.
2011-11-03A spontaneous protest has gained momentum against the perceived EU negation of Macedonia's ethnic and national identity on behalf of Greece.
2011-10-29The European Forum for Disaster Risk Reduction in Skopje provides impetus for mobilising the region and the continent check a record number of disasters.
2011-10-21The first official visit by an Arab monarch to Macedonia established a partnership that could bring great economic benefits.
2011-10-19The dispute with Athens remains an obstacle despite success in meeting other criteria.
2011-08-20The 10th anniversary of the agreement elicits different reactions, though most remain critical of its purpose and results.
2011-08-05Citing the danger of undermining ethnic reconciliation, parliament has effectively halted four cases stemming from the 2001 conflict.
The Union sets new criteria for membership candidate countries and potential candidates.