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President Ilir Meta gathers the National Security Council

The National Council of Security gathered under the lead of the President of the Republic, Ilir Meta. The matters under discussions were the state of national security, the integrated control and management of the border, the fight against organized crime, terrorism and illegal emigration, civil emergencies, strategic infrastructure of ports and airports and the cybernetic defense. Pm Edi Rama informed ...

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The ”Pyramid” will turn into a multi-functional center for the youth

  The Mayor of Tirana, Erion Veliaj, presented the project for the revitalization and transformation of the Pyramid of Tirana, into a large multifunctional center for the youth. Mayor Veliaj declared that this project will completely change the current building, putting it in service of innovation, technology, art and culture, not only in Albania, but to the entire region. Present ...

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Governor of BoA, Gent Sejko : Albanian economy is on the right track

Albaniaa��s banks are expected to restart lending to the corporate sector, as government attempts to lower non-performing loans and reform the judicial system continue to improve the business environment and raise hopes of a future inside the EU reports TheBanker.com Like many countries in Southern Europe, Albania passed a difficult period caused from the global financial crisis of 2007 and ...

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Rama for Euronews: ”Opening negotiations with EU is a matter of life and death”

Pm of Albania, Edi Rama, during an interview with the journalist of Euronews, Efi Koutsokosta, declared that Albania needs nothing else but opening the negotiations with the European Union. a�?a�� We dona��t need a date to encourage our people. We need to open negations in June. This is all. We dona��t want anything else.a��a�� a�� stated Pm Rama. Pm Rama ...

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Rama reveals majority’s stance on opposition’s accussations

Prime Minister Edi Rama had a meeting today with the Socialist Party’s parliamentary group, reacting to the audio-tapping published by the opposition on the implication of Interior Minister Fatmir Xhafaj a�?s brother in drug affairs. Prime Minister Edi Rama revealed the majority’s stance on this issue, where, according to him, the opposition-created masquerade deserves not only a clear political response, ...

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Muslim Community congratulates all Albanian Muslims for an easy fasting

A�The Muslim Community of Albania congratulates all Albanian Muslims for an easy fasting. a�?Let it bring to the family of every Albanian peace, tranquility and harmony. May God Almighty prosper our nation, our country, and our nation!” The month of Ramadan is one of the major pillars and duties of Islamic faith. The beginning of the month of fasting is ...

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Three Albanian projects compete for the “Urban Public Space 2018” international award

There are three Albanian projects that are nominated for the international awards in architecture  Urban Public Space 2018, Scanderbeg Square, the renovation of Himara and Vlora promenade. The international jury of a�?a��Urban Public Space 2018a��a�� has selected 25 projects for this year competition, and among those, there are three Albanian projects. The Albanian embassy in Holland, wrote that the decision ...

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Albania and Serbia, a joint tourist offer for third countries.

Thanks to an agreement signed today in Belgrade. Albania and Serbia will cooperate mainly in the field of tourism. The joint promotion between Albania and Serbia will be made through joint tourist packages, educational programs, professional training of staff, and research projects in the field of tourism. The bilateral agreement was signed by Minister Klosi with his Serbian counterpart, Trade ...

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Albanian court upholds the decision to place former Interior minister under house arrest

The Court for Serious Crimes in Tirana has upheld the decision on the former Interior minister, Saimir Tahiri to place him under house arrest. But, the prosecutor of this case requested that the former minister be remanded in custody, because, according to him, Tahiri poses a threat for the evidence that exist against him. On the other hand, the former ...

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MFA: The second round of talks with Greece concluded constructively

The second round of technical talks between Albania and Greece was held on the Sea issue. The news was provided by the Ministry for Europe and Foreign Affairs. The second round of talks was held in Athens. “The second round of talks on the delineation of maritime borders between Albania and Greece was concluded on May 15, 2018 in Athens. ...

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