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Traffic Continues under Winter Conditions

January 21, 2017, Saturday // 13:58 in Society » Environment | Views: 50

Traffic on roads across the country continues in winter conditions, on mainly wet roads, often with remains of snow or ice.

Temperatures Expected to Decline over Weekend

January 21, 2017, Saturday // 13:51 in Society » Environment | Views: 53

Macedonia is expected to see largely clear and cold weather on Saturday.

Larsen Ice Crack Continues to Open up

January 20, 2017, Friday // 22:15 in Society » Environment | Views: 65

The crack that looks set to spawn a giant iceberg in the Antarctic has continued to spread, the BBC reports.

Macedonia Presented at London Adventure Travel Conference

January 20, 2017, Friday // 14:55 in Society » Environment | Views: 79

Macedonia's tourism offers have been presented at the Adventure Travel Conference in London, which brought together about 200 participants, among which exhibitors, tour operators and media representatives, the Agency for Promotion and Support of Tourism s

Delays on Deve Bair Crossing, Air Traffic Continues on Schedule

January 20, 2017, Friday // 10:45 in Society » Environment | Views: 91

The cold winter temperatures and the heavy snow that fell in the past few days continue to make road traffic difficult across Macedonia.

Data Shows 2016 Likely to Be Warmest Year Yet

January 18, 2017, Wednesday // 20:54 in Society » Environment | Views: 52

Temperature data for 2016 shows it is likely to have edged ahead of 2015 as the world's warmest year.

Around 35 Percent of Diseases Caused by Air Pollution in Macedonia

January 18, 2017, Wednesday // 19:25 in Society » Environment | Views: 77

As high as 30%-35% of diseases in Macedonia are caused by air pollution.

UN Climate Change Fund Receives USD 500m from Obama Administration

January 18, 2017, Wednesday // 17:40 in Society » Environment | Views: 58

The US government has given half a billion dollars to the UN's Green Climate Fund, just three days before Donald Trump takes office.

The Gambia: Yahya Jammeh Term Extended by Parliament

January 18, 2017, Wednesday // 16:10 in Society » Environment | Views: 56

The Gambia's parliament has extended President Yahya Jammeh's term, which is due to end on Thursday following his defeat in elections, by 90 days, BBC reported.

EBRD Scraps Loan for Construction of Hydro Power Plant in Western Macedonia

January 18, 2017, Wednesday // 15:34 in Society » Environment | Views: 65

The European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD) has cancelled its EUR 65 ­million loan provided for the construction of Boskov Most hydro power plant.

Snowfall Continues to Complicate Traffic Across Macedonia

January 18, 2017, Wednesday // 08:50 in Society » Environment | Views: 113

Falling and melting snow, as well as fog complicate traffic across Macedonia and has pushed the Automotive Association to close the mountain passes of Straza and Gjavato for heavy vehicle traffic.

Bad Weather in Italy and Spain Raises Prices of Vegetables

January 17, 2017, Tuesday // 22:15 in Society » Environment | Views: 99

Bad weather in Italy and Spain is likely to significantly increase the price of vegetables, the BBC informed.

Pletvar Mountain Pass Closed for Heavy Vehicles

January 17, 2017, Tuesday // 20:32 in Society » Environment | Views: 55

A ban for heavy cargo vehicles has been imposed on the Kavadarci-Prilep road via the Pletvar mountain pass as of 6:30 PM Tuesday, the public enterprise for state roads said in a press release.

Ban Removed: Trucks Can Drive Freely through Straza and Preseka Passages

January 17, 2017, Tuesday // 14:37 in Society » Environment | Views: 84

The snowfalls which have hit Macedonia make traffic more difficult on the roads.

Highest Snow Cover in Lazaropole, Coldest in Mavrovo

January 17, 2017, Tuesday // 11:47 in Society » Environment | Views: 54

The lowest temperatures in Macedonia early Tuesday are recorded in Mavrovo ­8 degrees Centigrade, ­5 in Krusevo, Lazaropole, Berovo, ­4 in Pozarane, ­3 in Pretor, Gjuriste, Tetovo, Topolcani, ­2 in Kriva Palanka, Kumanovo, Strumica, Bitola, Skopje, Prilep