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Minister Manastirliu: Medical emergencies 24/7 in service

The doctors and nurses will be in full alert for every medical emergency during the festivities of New Year 2018. The ministerA� of Health Ogerta Manastirliu requested to the doctors and nurses to take all the necessary precautions and to be on full alert for the possible influx of people that will seek help during the celebrations of the year-end ...

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Albania’s accession towards the European Union

The integration of Albania into the European Union remains not only a priority, but also a challenge of the Albanian politics, the government, the parliament and other state institutions that during this year, have completed step by step the recommendations of EU for the preparations of the country for opening the accession negotiations. The ministry for Europe and ForeignA�Affairs ,even ...

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Environmental crime punishable as any other crime

That is the statement issued by the Minister of Tourism and Environment Blendi Klosi after the meeting with the district police directors in Elbasani, attended by Minister of Interior Fatmir Xhafaj and Minister of Infrastructure and Energy Damian Gjiknuri. Minister Klosi assessed this meeting as important for the co-ordination of structures at all levels of the government, to step up ...

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INSTAT: Frightening decline of birth rate in Albania

Albanian population is ageing and shrinking rapidly. The figures turn out to be frightening.The Institution of Statistics reported that births dropped with 20.7% in the third trimester, as compared to the same period last year.And this is not an isolated case, but a tendency that has kept going on for years, turning into a major concern for the future of ...

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Police vetting draft law to be voted in January

  Minister of Internal Affairs, Fatmir Xhafaj had a working visit in Elbasan, where he introduced the new structure of the Police Directorate of this region.A�Mr. Xhafaj convened in Elbasan the leaders of 12 counties in the country.A�During a statement to the media, Xhafaj said that there were several issues discussed in the meeting. Significance was attached to the issue ...

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Influx of border crossings during the end-of-year holidays

Border and Migration Department structures are committed during the end-of-year holidays to face up the influx at all border crossing points, ports and Rinas airport.A� Legal facilities have been created by eliminating long queues as well as providing a qualitative, cultured and timely service to all Albanian and foreign citizens crossing the border points. During the last 48 hours, 109 ...

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Albanian citizenship granted to Iannullatos

Albanian President Ilir Meta, gave Archbishop Iannullatos the Albanian citizenship. Iannullatos had made this request long time ago, and it had been refused by all Albanian Presidents, with the argument that it is a sensible matter for the public opinion. Iannullatos was born in Pireus, Greece, in 1929. When he was appointed Archbishop of the Albanian Autocephalous Orthodox Church, there ...

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Onufri with its 23d edition “Au Fil Du Temps – Collective Remembrance, Personal Remembrancea�?exhibition

Onufria�? international exhibition keeps increasing the visitorsa�� curiosity in the National Gallery of Arts in Tirana. In this 23rd edition, titled a�?Au Fil Du Temps – Collective Reminder, Personal Memoriesa�?, the exhibition has brought together artists like Zeni Ballazhi, Adi Haxhiaj, Koja, Perino & Vele, Leonard Qylafi, Calixto RamA�rez, Jelena Tomasevic, Vangjush Vellahu , Alketa Xhafa Mripa, Fani Zguro, intertwining ...

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Xhafaj: Police Academy soon with a special status

A special status will soon be given to the Police Academy. That is the topic under discussion of a round-table organized today between the Minister of Interior Fatmir Xhafaj, the ministrya��s highest officials and Police Academy pedagogues. In his address Xhafaj emphasized the need to further enhance the Police Academy programs quality in order to provide a better service to ...

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Xhacka: AAF presence in Afghanistan to be increased by 2018

The presence of the Albanian Armed Forces in Afghanistan will be increased by 60% during 2018. This statement was issued by the Minister of Defense, Olta XhaA�ka during a ceremony organized today in the framework of the third Albanian Armed Forces contingent departure to Afghanistan. a�?This is a moment that makes us feel proud of Albaniaa��s achievements as well as ...

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