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Hidden Champions of the Republic of Macedonia

  • Mijalce SantaEmail author
  • Ljubomir Kekenovski
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Overview

Official name:

Republic of Macedonia

Type of government:

Parliamentary Democratic Republic

Population in 2011:

2,063,893

Land area:

25,220 km2

History

1918

After the collapse of the Austro-Hungarian Empire, the present-day Republic of Macedonia becomes part of the Kingdom of Serbs, Croats and Slovenes.

1929

The kingdom becomes known as Yugoslavia.

1941

The present-day Republic of Macedonia is occupied by Nazi Germany, Bulgaria and Italy during World War II.

1945

At the end of the war, the present-day Republic of Macedonia becomes a constituent republic of socialist Yugoslavia.

1991

The Republic of Macedonia held a referendum at which 95.26 % voted for independence from Yugoslavia.

1992

The Republic of Macedonia joins the International Monetary Fund.

1993

The Republic of Macedonia joins the United Nations.

2001

(Spring) Insurgency in the Republic of Macedonia

2001

(August) Ohrid Framework Agreement signed. The conflict ends.

2003

The Republic of Macedonia officially becomes...

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References

  1. CIA. (2011). World Fact Book - Macedonia. Retrieved August 11, 2011, from https://www.cia.gov/library/publications/the-world-factbook/geos/mk.html
  2. Invest in Macedonia. (2011). Small and medium-size enterprises in Macedonia. Retrieved August 5, 2011, from http://www.investinmacedonia.com/
  3. NBRM. (2011). Foreign trade. Retrieved August 10, 2011, from http://www.nbrm.mk/?ItemID=EA9313A61C028F44B00B681EF302F59D
  4. Schwab, K. (2010). The Global Competitiveness Report 2010–2011. World Economic Forum.Google Scholar
  5. US Department of State. (2011). Background note Macedonia. Retrieved August 10, 2011, from http://www.state.gov/r/pa/ei/bgn/26759.htm
  6. World Bank. (2011). Macedonia country brief. Retrieved August 11, 2011, from http://www.worldbank.org/en/country/macedonia
  7. World Bank. (2013). Data; countries and economies. http://data.worldbank.org/country

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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.E-business departmentSs Cyril and Methodius University, Faculty of Economics – SkopjeSkopjeMacedonia
  2. 2.Economy departmentSs Cyril and Methodius University, Faculty of Economics – SkopjeSkopjeMacedonia

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