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Stormy and Rainy Days Ahead

May 22, 2017, Monday // 10:43 in Society » Weather Reports | Views: 48

This Monday is expected to begin largely sunny, but with chances of rain around noon and in the afternoon.

Sea Salt is Contaminated with Micro Plastics

May 19, 2017, Friday // 17:29 in Society » Environment | Views: 103

An analysis of 16 brands of sea salt originating from eight different countries found all but one contained traces of micro plastics

Humans Create Artificial Barrier around Earth

May 19, 2017, Friday // 16:31 in Society » Environment | Views: 126

NASA space probes have discovered an artificial barrier around Earth created through human activity—showing we are not only responsible for shaping the environment on land, but that we are now having an impact on space too.

Debate on Mountain and Ecotourism in Macedonia

May 18, 2017, Thursday // 10:47 in Society » Environment | Views: 108

French Embassy and the French Institute in Skopje organise Thursday a debate "Mountain tourism and ecotourism for sustainable development of Macedonia.

Macedonia: Mainly Cloudy and Rainy Forecast

May 16, 2017, Tuesday // 11:03 in Society » Weather Reports | Views: 142

Weather in Macedonia will be mostly cloudy with sunny periods.

Expert in Wetland Ecosystems Visits Macedonia

May 15, 2017, Monday // 13:00 in Society » Environment | Views: 58

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Strong Rains and Thunderstorms Expected in Coming Days

May 15, 2017, Monday // 12:26 in Society » Weather Reports | Views: 75

A storm front is expected to cross over Macedonia beginning on Monday, causing strong rains and thunderstorms on Tuesday and Wednesday.

Earthquake in Skopje is Aftershock of Last Year Quakes

May 14, 2017, Sunday // 16:34 in Society » Environment | Views: 150

The earthquake of 4.2 degrees that early on Sunday morning upset the residents of Skopje region is a consequence of last year's earthquake of September 11, which was a magnitude of 5.3 degrees on the Richter scale Mihail Garevski, director of the Institut

Earthquake Jolts Skopje Region

May 14, 2017, Sunday // 10:34 in Society » Environment | Views: 307

A 4,2­ magnitude earthquake jolted the Skopje region on Sunday morning at 04:08 h.

Another Cloudy and Rainy Day Ahead

May 10, 2017, Wednesday // 11:07 in Society » Weather Reports | Views: 73

Weather in Macedonia will be sunny and partly cloudy in western parts and rainy in the morning.

Fir Tree Seeds Planting within Tree Day Campaign

May 8, 2017, Monday // 10:19 in Society » Environment | Views: 89

­ The 19th campaign of "Tree Day - Plant Your Future" will be realised Monday by planting fir tree seeds in primary school “Aleksandar Makedonski” in Aerodrom municipality in Skopje.

Finland Fights Plastic Pollution, Introduces 'Green Bags'

May 6, 2017, Saturday // 21:46 in Society » Environment | Views: 663

This week, Business Planet is in Helsinki, at the headquarters of SITRA, the Finnish Innovation Fund, Euronews reported.

Gevgelija Says 'NO' to Harmful and Dangerous Gold Mines

April 24, 2017, Monday // 13:35 in Society » Environment | Views: 151

Gevgelija held a referendum on Sunday in which the citizens of the southern Macedonian city voted against the opening of gold mines, after it was reported that Canadian companies were seeking to obtain permits for gold exploitation on Mount Kozuf.

Gevgelija Votes - For or against Mines on Kozuf Mountain

April 23, 2017, Sunday // 13:01 in Society » Environment | Views: 190

Gevgelija is holding on Sunday a referendum in which the citizens of the southern Macedonian city will vote in favor or against the opening of gold mines, after it has been reported that Canadian companies are seeking to obtain permits for gold exploitati

Spring Frost Causes Damage to Orchards, Says Deputy Agriculture Minister

April 22, 2017, Saturday // 19:27 in Society » Environment | Views: 130

The unseasonable low morning temperatures that have gripped the country, in particular the region of Prespa, have caused damage to orchards, mostly to apple plants, Vanco Kostadinovski said Saturday.