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Albanian Consulate in Milan , Bushati : A history of success

The minister for Europe and Foreign Affairs Ditmir Bushati considered the opening of the Albanian Consulate in Milan, a history of success , and brought into attention Ai??the bitter past when Albanians waited in endless lines. Compared to the past , when Albanians had to wait in order to get consular service, this time minister Bushati expressed his content for ...

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President Meta meets with heads of Communes of SkAi??nderaj and Drenas

The President of the Republic Ilir Meta received the head of the Commune of Skenderaj , Bekim Jashari and the head of the Commune of Drenas, Ramiz Lladrovci. President Meta expressed his pleasure for the meeting with the leaders of these communes and noted the extraordinary contribution of Drenica in the Albanian history. The cooperation between different municipalities of Albania ...

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Inflation for Albania 2% in 2017

Albania ended last year with an average inflation rate of 2% . This is a rate considered to be within the 2.5% target set by the Bank of Albania. Thus, according to the countryai??i??s Statistics Institute, during the month of December, inflation was 1.8%, registering a slight increase from the 1.7% value during the month of November. Meanwhile, what stands ...

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Robert Ndrenika on his 76th birth anniversary

Today is the 76th birth anniversary of the”People’s Artist” and master of speech Robert Ndrenika. Robert Ndrenika was born in Tirana in 1942. Since young he figured out that he was passionate about theater and was encouraged to audition at the Pioneer House in Tirana. After graduating “Qemal Stafa”High School, in the years 1960-1964 he started his studies for actor ...

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Albania, among best tourist destinations of 2018

Albania was one of top destinations during summer 2017 and will be among the most required even in the upcoming holidays, writes ai???Vacanze in Albaniaai??i?? travel magazine on its tourism section on Tuesday. ai???National Geographic also included Albania among top destinations of 2018, alongside Jordan, Tanzania, Switzerland, Cambodia and Madagascar,ai??? the article writes. National Geographic advises Albanian holidays especially to ...

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Kosovo-Albania increase trade exchanges

The new approach to co-operation with Kosovo has led to the greatest increase of trade exchanges between Albania and KosovoAi??by about 33% only during 2017.Ai??During the past year, trade exchanges amounted to ai??i??202 million , from ai??i??149 million realized in 2016. In percentage, Kosovo’s exports to Albania increased by 46.39%, while Albania’s exports to Kosovo increased by 30.34%. In monetary ...

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By 2025, Albania expected to be at an advanced stage of negotiations with the EU

By 2025, Albania isAi??expected to be at an advanced stage of negotiations with the EU, while Serbia and Montenegro will be ready for membership. Such a thing has been announced by the EU Observer portal, which has revealed part of the Brussels strategy for the Balkan countries. The full report on this issue will be published on the 6th of ...

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Police professionalism, integrity and property to be soon screened

The bill on police vetting of the Ministry of Interior for Police Vetting was unveiled in a round table held with the ambassadors and foreign liaison officers in Albania. The draft law was unveiled in details and Minister of Interior Fatmir Xhafaj declared that the legal initiative, which will be submitted to parliament within a few weeks, targets sound institutions ...

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Opposition protest to launch on January 27th

DP leader Lulzim Basha stated that the opposition will launch protests on January 27 at 12:00 demanding the removal of Edi Rama from power. Basha’s statement came after the meetings he had with the parliamentary group and DP branch leaders. Speaking to the media, Basha called on citizens to join the opposition, as it demands the establishment of legitimacy in ...

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Attractions of Tirana

Bunk’Art This fantastic conversion ai??i?? from a massive cold war bunker on the outskirts of Tirana into a history and contemporary art museum ai??i?? is Albania’s most exciting new sight and easily a Tirana highlight. With almost 3000 sq meters of space underground spread over several floors, the bunker was built for Albania’s political elite in the 1970s and remained ...

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