Tuesday, 8 October 2013, Budapest, Hungary
PRESIDENT VELJANOSKI CO-CHAIR AT THE 6TH CONFERENCE OF SPEAKERS OF PARLIAMENTS OF THE COUNTRIES OF THE WESTERN BALKAN
The Republic of Macedonia, since its independence in 1991 has focused its strategic priorities in the area of foreign policy towards the integration in the Euro Atlantic structures. It was a clear determination for development of its own defense forces, reforms in the economic and political system, which correspond with the systems of the Western countries
Tuesday, 8 October 2013, Budapest, Hungary
ADDRESS OF THE PRESIDENT VELJANOSKI AT THE 6TH CONFERENCE OF SPEAKERS OF PARLIAMENTS OF THE COUNTRIES OF THE WESTERN BALKAN, EU INTEGRTIONS: RESULTS AND ASPIRATIONS
Speaking on the topic of the first session, it is inevitable to mention and share the achievements, expectations, but also the difficulties, even disappointments that we are facing with our aspirations to become a Member of the European Union. The strategic determination in the European Integration process, similar to the countries of our immediate surroundings, is high on our agenda, since the independence of the Republic of Macedonia in 1991. The strategic determination is based on geographic, historic and civilization belonging of our state in Europe, as well as strong efforts to share the values of democracy, rule of law
Saturday, 7 September 2013
ADDRESS OF THE PRESIDENT VELJANOSKI AT THE RECEPTION ON THE OCCASION OF THE 8TH SEPTEMBER- THE DAY OF INDEPENDENCE
Every new celebration of the 8th of September is our joint opportunity to reaffirm the common values and trust, as the base of every modern state, every sound society, every family- in the creation of their better future.
8th of September is another opportunity to rise and keep the moral of the nation, unity and strength of Macedonia. On this day we reaffirm the loyalty to our state. 8th of September is the day which unites us all under the sun of Macedonia!
Wednesday, 4 September 2013
THE PRESIDENT VELJANOSKI HELD A MEETING WITH THE SPEAKER OF THE CANADIAN SENATE MR. NOEL KINSELLA
He noted that this visit represents another confirmation of the good relations between the Republic of Macedonia and Canada, which of course will continue to grow. President Veljanoski expressed his pleasure in relation with the formation of the Canadian-Macedonian Parliamentary Group for collaboration within the Canadian Parliament, in March this year. With the formation of this group, through direct contacts and meetings with the Macedonia parliamentary group for collaboration, it will be much easier to use the capacities offered by parliamentary diplomacy, which in turn will contribute to the further development of mutual relations. During the meeting, President Veljanoski gave his gratitude for Canada's recognition of Macedonia's constitutional name in bilateral relations.
Thursday, 5 September 2013
MEETING OF THE PRESIDENT OF THE ASSEMBLY OF THE REPUBLIC OF MACEDONIA, MR. TRAJKO VELJANOSKI, WITH THE PRESIDENT OF THE REPUBLIC OF CROATIA, MR. IVO JOSIPOVIC
At the beginning of the meeting both speakers agreed that there are no open issues between the Republic of Macedonia and the Republic of Croatia, and that the bilateral relations on all fields in the last period are in a steady growth. During the meeting, President Veljanoski highlighted that with the accession of Croatia into the European Union, the Republic of Macedonia has another friend in the European family, while also highlighting that euro-Atlantic integration were a permanent commitment of both states. President Veljanoski also added that both states pursued this path together, but because of known reasons the Republic of Macedonia was blocked by our southern neighbor.
Tuesday, 24 September 2013
MEETING OF MR. HAJRULA MISINI AND THE TURKISH PARLIAMENTARY DELEGATION
The Chair of the Committee on European Affairs, Mr. Hajrula Misini, in the framework of the Seminar held in the Assembly of the Republic of Macedonia: Open Parliament: Transparency of the Parliamentary Activities, had a meeting with the headed by Ms. Mehmet Tekeliouglu, Chair of the Committee on EU Harmonization of the Grand National Assembly of Turkey.
Tuesday, 24 September 2013
JOINT PARLIAMENTARY COMMITTEE- ANOTHER BRIDGE FOR CONTINUATION OF THE COOPERATION BETWEEN MACEDONIA AND TURKEY
Macedonia and Turkey are more than friendly courtiers, which should exchange opinions, learn from each other; jointly work in direction of joining the grand European Family- this was the conclusion at the meeting of JPC- the Republic of Macedonia – EU and the Delegation of the National Assembly of Turkey.
Wednesday, 25 September 2013
SIGNIFICANT SUPPORT FOR THE EUROPEAN INTEGRATION PATH BY THE UNITED KINGDOM
The Parliamentary Group of the Assembly of the Republic of Macedonia for Cooperation with the Parliament of the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland had a meeting with the Baroness D’Souzaa, Lord Speaker of the Upper House of the Parliament of the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland.
Friday, 20 September 2013
THE THIRTY-FIFTH ISSUE OF THE BULLETIN OF THE JPC
This double edition, for the months of July and August 2013, covers the activities of the Assembly of the Republic of Macedonia related to European integration, including the official visit of the President of the Republic of Slovenia Mr. Borut Pahor and his meeting with the President of the Assembly of the Republic of Macedonia Mr. Trajko Veljanoski, during which there was, once again, an exchange of opinions towards obtaining a date for the opening of accession negotiations between the Republic of Macedonia with the European Union. in that context. At this meeting there was an expression of willingness by the Republic of Slovenia to do everything in its ability to facilitate the integration of the Republic of Macedonia.
Wednesday, 25 September 2013
MEETING OF THE PRESIDENT VELJANOSKI WITH THE LORD SPEAKER OF THE UPPER HOUSE OF THE PARLIAMENT OF THE UNITED KINGDOM OF GREAT BRITAIN AND NORTHERN IRELAND, BARONESS D'SOUZA
The President Veljanoski noted that today's meeting is another confirmation of the friendship and partnership that Macedonia has built with the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland, and a confirmation of the willingness of both sides to intensify the relations and cooperation in all areas of mutual interest. He also expressed satisfaction from the opportunity to jointly to contribute to the promotion of the relations between the two countries, which have traditionally been good and have a continuous development.
Thursday, 12 September 2013
ADDRESS OF THE PRESIDENT VELJANOSKI ON THE OCCASION OF THE 20TH ANNIVERSARY SINCE THE ESTABLISHMENT OF THE DIPLOMATIC RELATIONS BETWEEN THE REPUBLIC OF MACEDONIA AND PEOPLE’S REPUBLIC OF CHINA
It is my sincere honour and pleasure to address you at such an important occasion such as the marking of the 20th anniversary since the establishment of the diplomatic relations between the Republic of Macedonia and the People’s Republic of China. Allow me to immediately underline that the relations between the two friendly states are continuously progressing and are characterised with atmosphere of mutual respect and constant tendency to promote the atmosphere in all areas.
Tuesday, 10 September 2013
MEETING OF THE PRESIDENT VELJANOSKI WITH THE PRESIDENT OF THE REPUBLIC OF POLAND, MR. BRONISŁAW KOMOROWSKI
During the meeting, the President Veljanoski expressed his pleasure and appreciation for the permanent support that the Republic of Macedonia receives from the Republic of Poland. In relation to the European integration process of the Republic of Macedonia, Mr. Veljanoski highlighted that the turbulent past of the Balkans is behind us and that the citizens of the region look towards the European future of all the Balkan states. During the discussion, President Veljanoski also pointed out that the integration of the entire region will be an important factor for the stabilization of Europe, underlining that the Republic of Macedonia implements all the necessary reforms through the legislative house and in general
Tuesday, 27 August 2013
Meeting of the President Veljanoski with the President of the Parliament of the Federation of Wallonie-Bruxelles, Mr. Jean-Charles Luperto
The President of the Assembly of the Republic of Macedonia, Mr. Trajko Veljanoski had a meeting with the President of the Parliament of the Federation of Wallonie- Bruxelles, Mr. Jean-Charles Luperto, who was accompanied by the Mayor of the Municipality of Kriva Palanka, Mr. Arsencho Aleksov, and the Deputy-Mayor of Sambreville, Mr. Nikola Dumont
Friday, 2 August 2013
ADDRESS OF THE PRESIDENT VELJANOSKI ON THE OCCASION OF THE NATIONAL DAY 2 AUGUST
Honoring this day, as the National Day, a holiday of our state and the fight of our people, we once again fulfill the legacy left by our ancestors, from Ilinden fighters to those from ASNOM, in other words legacy from all compatriots who gave sacrifice for the realization of the idea for the free Macedonia.
Celebrating their sacrifices for free and independent state, we pay our gratitude for their rebellion and perseverance, because of which today we are on our own.
Ilinden is the foundation of our statehood and independence!
Ilinden is the granite witness of the investment in generations before us!
Ilinden is a motive for action!
Ilinden is the desired energy!
This day is the unstoppable impulse that leads Macedonia and will lead it forward towards new victories!
Monday, 8 July 2013
OPEN SKY BETWEEN MACEDONIA AND AUSTRALIA IN THE INTEREST OF BOTH COUNTRIES
Mr. Ilija Dimovski, Chairman of the Parliamentary Group of the Assembly of the Republic of Macedonia for Cooperation with the Parliament of Australia, and the members of the Parliamentary Group Ms. Cvetanka Ivanova and Mr. Milorad Dodevski today met with Mr. Andrew Elsbury - member of the Parliament of Victoria (Australia).