29.12.2015

At the sessions held on 20.11 and 23.12.2015, the Council of the Municipality of Probistip decided on selection of designs for a new coat of arms and flag of the municipality. The Council selected the designs of the author with a code ‘Malena‘. I... 

Heraldry
25.12.2015

The President of the Republic of Macedonia, Dr Gjorge Ivanov decorated the Macedonian National Theatre with Order of Merit for Macedonia. The theatre was decorated on the occasion of the 70th anniversary of establishment, as well as the successful... 

Phaleristics
6.12.2015

A group of students called ‘Royall Must Fall’ are asking the school to stop using the coat of arms because it includes elements drawn from a slaveholding family’s coat of arms. In 1781, the slave owner Isaac Royall Jr. in his will... 

Heraldry
28.10.2015

Silson Publishing House published the monograph ‘Symbols of Macedonia’ by Jovan Jonovski, President and Herald of the Macedonian Heraldry Society. With almost 400 pages and over 600 illustrations, this book is a cornerstone of modern... 

News
29.9.2015

The President of the Republic of Macedonia, Dr Gjorge Ivanov decorated the Institute of Earthquake Engineering and Seismology at the University of St. Cyril and Methodius with Order of Merit for Macedonia. The Institute was decorated following... 

Phaleristics
27.9.2015

The President of the Government of the Republic of Macedonia, Mr Nikola Gruevski, in Ohio, USA, handed the Order of the Republic of Macedonia to Mr George W. Bush, 43rd President of the United States of America. The former president was decorated... 

Phaleristics
11.8.2015

New Zealand is one of the five remaining Commonwealth countries who still have a flag with the Union Jack in the canton. But, the Government and the people of New Zealand decided that time has come to replace it with a new one, which will reflect... 

Vexillology
3.8.2015

An exhibition called ‘The Queen’s People’ will open this month in London. It is an exhibition of photographs of members of the royal household and staff in their traditional uniforms. Among them are the portraits of two of the... 

Heraldry
11.7.2015

At the session held on 10.06.2015, the Council of the Municipality of Kisela Voda decided on selection of designs for a new coat of arms and flag of the municipality. The Council selected the designs of the author Lasko Dzurovski. Despite the... 

Heraldry
15.5.2015

This March at the TED2015 conference in Vancuver, Canada, radio host Roman Mars gave the first ever TED Talk on vexillology. In his hilarious talk he reveals the importance of the design of the city flags, speaks why the flags of Chicago and... 

Vexillology
14.2.2015

Canadian website ’The Province’ run a tournament to determine which country has the best-looking flag and the winner is Macedonia. The single-elimination knockout tournament started with 64 flags and used online voting to determine... 

Vexillology
5.12.2014

At the session held on 5.12.2014, The Government of the Republic of Macedonia adopted a draft-law on new coat of arms of the Republic of Macedonia. The proposed coat of arms is heraldic and contains a red lion on a golden shield, with a five-towered... 

Heraldry