Tag: FYROM

Monastiri's economy is collapsing without Greek tourists 3

Monastiri’s economy is collapsing without Greek tourists

The coronavirus pandemic confirmed that the fragile local economy of Monastiri (Μοναστήρι; Битола) in Greece’s neighbouring country now known as “North Macedonia”, depends largely on the attendance of Greek citizens, according to…

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McDonald’s struggles in Greece, but will open new stores

Greece is one of the few countries where American global food franchise McDonald’s, struggles to capture a respectable share of the market, having only 25 stores throughout the country and a few…

Greece to host Davis Cup in Athens in September 17

Greece to host Davis Cup in Athens in September

Stefanos Tsitsipas will make his Davis Cup debut in September, when Greece will host the Europe Group III event in Athens. Tsitsipas will be joined on the Greek team by his younger…

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NATO commends Tsipras and Zaev over Prespes Agrement

NATO Secretary General Jens Stoltenberg commended Alexis Tsipras and his FYROM counterpart Zoran Zaev on Wednesday over their successful negotiation and ratification of the Prespes agreement. Stoltenberg praised both leaders during an…

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NATO opens door to FYROM

Following the ratification of the Prespes Agreement by the Greek and FYROM Parliaments, NATO sources say the Former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia’s (FYROM) NATO accession protocol will be signed within the next…

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“Congratulations my friend” Zaev tells Tsipras

After the Greek Parliament on Friday ratified the Prespes Agreement, with a majority of 153 votes, FYROM’s Prime Minister Zoran Zaev took to Twitter congratulating his counterpart Alexis Tsipras. “Congratulations my friend @tsipras_eu,…

Historic Day over ‘Macedonia’ issue has arrived: Greek PM 39

Historic Day over ‘Macedonia’ issue has arrived: Greek PM

Greece’s Prime Minister took the floor in Parliament on Thursday where he proclaimed the end of nearly 30 years of inertia and repeated national concessions, following an entire year of grueling negotiations…