ADMINISTRATIVE / COMMERCIAL CAPITAL: Skopje
Macedonia is a landlocked country located in Southern Europe. With a total area of 25,713 km2, Macedonia shares borders with Kosovo, Serbia, Bulgaria, Greece and Albania.
A population of close to 2 Million. Muslims account for about 33% of the population.
Summers are warm and dry while winters are wet and cold. The temperature during summer may exceed 40°C. Snowfalls during winter are common.
Macedonian is the official language. Albanian, Turkish and English are widely used as well.
GMT + 1hrs throughout the year
General: 9 AM to 5 PMHOLIDAYSIndependence Day: September 8thMay Day: May 1stDay of the Republic: August 2ndChristmas: December 25thRevolution Day: October 11thMuslim Festivals (based on the lunar calandar):Eid-ul Fitr Eid-ul Adha
IMPORTANT PHONE NUMBERS
Police/ Emergencies: 192Medical: 194Fire: 193