Day: February 22, 2024

Bilateral security agreement with Kyiv coming soon says Tajani

Deputy Premier and Foreign Minister Antonio Tajani said Thursday that Italy was close to signing a bilateral security agreement with Ukraine, adding that the accord as of “political and symbolic” value as Kyiv continues to combat the Russian forces of…

Measles outbreak risk high, parents urged to vaccinate children

Podgorica, (MINA) – The Institute of Public Health (IJZ) called on parents to vaccinate their children with the MMR vaccine, indicating the high risk of importation and potential epidemic outbreak in Montenegro, due to the unfavorable epidemiological situation in Serbia,…

Croatia marks European Day for Victims of Crime

ZAGREB, 22 Feb (Hina) – The national support and cooperation network for crime victims and witnesses in 2023 provided more than 10,000 free services to 1,298 persons, the Ženska Soba (Women’s Room) nongovernmental organization said on the occasion of European Day…

Maqedonci: Vucic is delaying the dialogue to wait for the end of the war in Ukraine

The Minister of Defense, Ejup Maqedonci, said that the groups of the September 24 terrorist attack in Banjska used weapons produced in the state factories of the Republic of Serbia and that they were trained by military instructors. This is…

Publication ‘Women and Men in BiH’ – Gender statistics an important part of EU integration process

SARAJEVO, February 22 (FENA) –  The publication “Women and Men in Bosnia and Herzegovina 2023” was presented at a thematic conference in Sarajevo today, providing an overview of gender equality in various spheres of BiH society. The event was organized…

Elections Service intensely working to prepare 9th June elections

The Elections Service of the Ministry of Interior is feverishly working to have everything ready for the European elections and the local administration elections by June 9, 2024, the day of the elections, Menelaos Vasiliou, the head of the service told…

Top Turkish, US diplomats discuss ensuring full cease-fire in Gaza ‘as soon as possible’

Turkish Foreign Minister Hakan Fidan and US Secretary of State Antony Blinken discussed bilateral ties and regional issues in Brazil on Wednesday. Fidan and Blinken exchanged views on the steps that could be taken to ensure a full cease-fire in…

INSTAT: Around 11.5% of foreign visitors to Albania in December 2023 were Italians

TIRANA, Feb 22 /ATA/ – Albania, already a year-round tourist destination, is attracting an ever growing number of foreign visitors during winter season. The National Institute of Statistics (INSTAT) recently published the released the occupancy indicators of accommodation establishments report,…

Philharmonic to perform Gulda, Bernstein, Gershwin in ‘Harmony’ concert

Skopje, 22 February 2024 (MIA) – Conducted by Manuel Hernández-Silva, the Philharmonic will perform a concert featuring cellist Dragan Djordjevic as soloist. The concert of works by Friedrich Gulda, Leonard Bernstein, and George Gershwin, is titled ‘Harmony’ and begins at 8…

Bulgaria’s Education Minister, North Macedonia’s Ambassador Discuss Bilateral Cooperation

Enhancing cooperation between universities and research organizations and joining EU priority initiatives such as the European Universities alliances were among the topics discussed here by Bulgaria’s Education and Science Minister Galin Tzokov and the Republic of North Macedonia’s Ambassador Agneza…

The establishment of Greek-Indian chamber of commerce dominates Mitsotakis’ meeting with CII delegation

Prime Minister Kyriakos Mitsotakis met on Thursday with a delegation of the Confederation of Indian Industry (CII). During the meeting, perspectives and ways to strengthen bilateral economic cooperation were discussed. Special emphasis, according to sources, was placed on planning for…

Bucharest hosting International Odessa Literature Festival Thursday to Sunday

The 9th edition of the International Odessa Literature Festival, which has become itinerant due to the war in Ukraine, will take place from Thursday to Sunday in Bucharest, with more than 20 events – poetry recitals, debates, film screenings and…