Tetovo


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Tetovo

 

a city in Yugoslavia, in the Socialist Republic of Macedonia. Located at the southern foot of the Šar Planina. Linked by rail with the cities of Skopje and Ohrid. Population, 40,000 (1974). Tetovo is the center of the agricultural region of the lower Polog valley. Industry is represented by a wool-weaving combine, a tannery, a tobacco factory, and a fruit and vegetable cannery. Chromites are mined near Tetovo, and there is production of ferrochromium. The city also has a chemical plant.

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On Friday, at the police station in Tetovo, an activist of the Besa Movement, Artan Etemi, was interrogated in connection with his alleged involvement in the writing of graffiti in Tetovo on Thursday night.
Economy Minister Kreshnik Bekteshi visited the Glass Flex factory, a Macedonian-Dutch venture, which is still under construction, in the Tetovo technological and industrial development zone Tuesday.
Member of the Presidency of Bosnia and Herzegovina, A1/2eljko KomA!ic sent today a letter of condolence to the President and Prime Minister of the Republic of Northern Macedonia, Gjorge Ivanov and Zoran Zaev, over a bus accident that happened on the Skopje - Tetovo motorway in which 14 person lost their lives.
In two years, most of Macedonia will be connected to the gas pipeline, said Krste Miladinov, Director of Macedonian Energy Resources, on conducting an oversight of the construction of the pipeline from Skopje to Gostivar with a branch to Tetovo.
A neighborhood located several km away from a northern Bulgarian village has its bread delivered by a van also used to transport the bodies of deceased residents.Locals in Chukova Mahala, who are mostly elderly people, say they find it impossible to reach the single bakery in Tetovo, a village near Ruse, because it would take too long to walk there.
Provoked by the "Day of the tree", Todor Pendarov in Utrinski vesnik comments that we "replanted our future" but no one remembered how many trees were cut down in Skopje, Bitola, Tetovo and how many green pastures were destroyed in order to construct new baroque buildings.
The price of water in Tetovo will increase by over 60 percent while the price for the service of collection and transport of waste will increase by 50 percent.
The Norwegian company Normak said that in the Tetovo industrial zone they will immediately begin working on the infrastructure whereupon contracts will be signed with interested investors, business plans will be tabled and a procedure will be launched for taking out the required building permits.
Lord Chris Patten, former EU Commissioner for External Relations and current Co-Chair of the International Crisis Group, was awarded the title Doctor Honoris Causa by the South East European University in Tetovo. This title was awarded to Patten in recognition of his work for the Republic of Macedonia, and especially for his contribution to the founding of this University.
The party, known as the VMRO, had withdrawn because of the ambush of the soldiers and street battles in the northwestern town of Tetovo.
The rheumatologist from Tetovo and professor at the Tetovo University Faculty of Medicine, Dr.
At the 50th anniversary of the demonstrations in Tetovo (1968-2018) about the flag and national rights of Albanians in Macedonia, in addition to the planned activities to mark this jubilee with dignity, the Council of Tetovo should also be asked to pass a decision to put up a monument in Ilirija Square in Tetovo to Mehmetriza Gega, the leader of the demonstrations, and to mount a memorial plaque with the names of all patriots who were jailed and persecuted by Yugoslavia's communist regime.