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Poland’s Foreign Minister Czaputowicz: We want you in EU

Foreign Minister of Poland Jacek Czaputowicz is on an official visit to Tirana. During the conference with his counterpart, Ditmir Bushati, the Polish minister said he is a strong supporter of the enlargement of the European Union to the Western Balkan countries. He said that concrete dates for EU membership are necessary, as the country is motivated. “Enlargement keeps being ...

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Bushati: Important to have a sound, fairer, applicable process with Greece

Minister for Europe and Foreign Affairs, Ditmir Bushati responded to the journalistsai??i?? concern about the dates and deadlines of negotiations with Greece, pointing out that “the dates and deadlines are essentially motivating, the same goes even for the talks we will have with Greece, but on the other hand, indicative dates and deadlines are not an end in themselves.”Ai??”It is ...

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Painting exhibition: Scanderbeg through the eyes of children

A painting and sculpture exhibition dedicated to our National Hero, Gjergj Kastriot Skenderbeu, will be opened in cooperation with the Childrenai??i??s National Cultural Center. Talented children will depict through different techniques of painting, sculpture or drawing, the figure of Scanderbeg, inspired by the history of his battles and important events of the time. The age of the children participating in ...

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Women’s basketball : Flamurtari crowned champion for the sixth time in a row

The team of Flamurtari is crowned champions of Albania, after the third match played at their home town, Vlora. Flamurtari dominated the three final matches of the playoff, winning them all with considerable distance from Tirana. The score of the last match was 76-65. This is the 22 championship trophy for Flamurtari,Ai?? and the sixth in a row.Ai?? The win ...

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Albanian Football SuperLiga, results and standings

The Albanian football championship is coming to an end with only 4 weeks to go and the title is only three point away from Skenderbeu. Though it made a bad match against Laci in transfer, losing 3-2, Skenderbeu holds the first place in the classification, 8 points away from the second place. Ai??As for the relegation zone, now there are ...

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Eugent Bushpepa,the most popular modern rock musician in Albania

  Eugent Bushpepa also known by the alternative name Gent Bushpepa, is an Albanian rock singer, songwriter, human rights activist and philanthropist. He is regarded as one of the most popular modern rock musicians in Albania, Kosovo, and the Diaspora and he is noted for his vocal range, vocal power, high-energy live performances and is also recognized as an accomplished ...

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Fewer job opportunities and smaller pays for Albanian women compared to men

Not only they go through a lot more trouble than men to find a job, but they also get paid less than them when they find a job. This is the reality of Albanian women as far as their employment is concerned. Itai??i??s sad, in fact, if we take into account the fact that they have fewer chances of finding ...

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5th of May, Martyrs’ Day

The 5th of May is the Martyrs’ Day in Albania. ItAi??is a remembrance day in Albania observed annually. People honor the memory of those who laid their lives for the country’s liberation during the Second World War. May 5th marks the anniversary of the death of Qemal Stafa in 1942. Qemal Stafa was an important activist of Albanian National Liberation ...

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Bushati-Kotzias: Negotiations in progress

Minister for Europe and Foreign Affairs Ditmir Bushati attended the Third Inter-ministerial meeting between Greece, Albania, Bulgaria and Macedonia in Thessaloniki.During this visit Bushati had a meeting with his Greek counterpart Nikos Kotzias, with whom they discussed about the steps made on unresolved issues among the countries, set at the negotiating table.The ministers expressed their appreciation for the successful talks ...

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New direct flights from Tirana international airport

During this summer season, there will be new direct flights leaving from Tiranaai??i??s international airport. This was announced by the countryai??i??s PM Edi Rama on social media. According to him, the destinations are Helsinki, Copenhagen, Stockholm, Moscow, Goteborg, Oslo, Tel Aviv, while there will be more frequent flights toward Budapest, Warsaw and London. During this summer season, the number of ...

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