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Ruçi meeting former US Ambassador, Arvizu: No other alternative for Albania, but for marching towards EU

Albanian Parliament Speaker Gramoz Ruçi held yesterday a meeting with former US Ambassador to Tirana Alexander Arvizu. A decoration is expected to be awarded to Mr. Arvizu by the President of the Republic, Ilir Meta “For Special Civil Merits”. During his speech, Ruçi thanked Arvizu for his successful mission in Tirana. “You are not simply the longest-serving US ambassador in ...

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Agreements signed between Kosovo-Albania targeting the full economic liberalization

The 5th joint meeting between the government of Albania and Kosovo was held in Peja. 9 agreements have been signed on the Roaming removal, the unification of customs, targeting the full economic liberalization of the respective countries. At a joint press conference, the Albanian government head reiterated that will be no barriers between the two states. “This is a great ...

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Albania commemorates the 105th birth anniversary of Petro Marko

The Municipality of Himara, the National Historic Museum and the Union of Albanian Journalists commemorated the poet, writer and translator Petro Marko, in its 105th birth anniversary. Scholars, artists and friends of this important figure were present in the activity ‘’ Congratulations for the man of the beautiful coast’’. The head of the municipality of Himara, Jorgo Goro in his ...

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Radio Tirana celebrates ​​the 80th anniversary of its foundation

As we have already announced, Radio Tirana celebrates an important jubilee on November 28th: ​​the 80th anniversary of its foundation. This is a good opportunity to talk about Radio Tirana, which has been for many years the only radio in Albania, a radio also for the Albanians abroad, a window of information and culture. A group of Albanian students in ...

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Government sends to Parliament two draft laws aiming at resolving the perennial property issue

Amidst protests against the demolishing of unlicensed constructions in the New Ring area, the government has urgently sent to the Parliament two draft laws aiming at resolving the perennial property gap and speeding up the legalization process of illegal constructions. The first draft provides for the merger into a single institution of ALUIZNI, the Asset Registration Office and the Agency ...

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Government of Kosovo and Albania a joint meeting today in Peja

The Government of Kosovo and Albania  are having a joint meeting today on 26 November in Peja. Following the commitment to unification of customs, Kosovo and Albania are expected to approve the long-standing EU demand for the abolition of the tariff of the roaming service within the telecommunications between the two countries. The European Union has urged all Western Balkan ...

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“Gjon Mili Photography Days” exhibition opened in Korca

  “Gjon Mili Photography Days” is the special exhibition opened in Korça. It is an homage to the work of the well-known photographer Gjon Mili, as a gratitude for what he did for photography, especially for his pride being of Albanian origin. 30 photographers from Balkan countries joined this exhibition with the motto “Balkan Street Life”. 30 black and white ...

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Talks on Cooperation for the Development between Albanian and German Governments

Talks on Cooperation for the Development between the Government of the Republic of Albania and the Government of the Federal Republic of Germany were finalized today, chaired by Minister of Finance Arben Ahmetaj and Dirk Schattschneider. The protocol summarizes the financing commitments of the German government in the form of financial cooperation (loans and grants from KfW) as well as ...

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Meta meeting the Albanians of Rozaja, Montenegro

The President of the Republic, Ilir Meta, paid a visit to the Municipality of Rozaje in Montenegro. This is the first time an Albanian President visits this municipality where Albanians live. The head of state was warmly welcomed by dozens of Albanian residents of Rozaja and surrounding areas who had come out to greet him.   Meta took part in ...

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Meta in Skopje: Respect for minorities, an added value for all the countries of our region

President Ilir Meta attended a festive concert held yesterday evening in Skopje on the occasion of the National Day of the Alphabet of the Albanian Language and the 110th anniversary of the Manastir Congress. Meta expressed in his greeting speech the pleasure that the law on the use of the Albanian language was adopted at the Parliament of the Republic ...

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