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Underwater heritage in Albanin part of UNESCO

All the ships that were sunk during World War I will be part of the underwater heritage and will be protected. The decision was taken from UNESCO, and includes all the sunken ships during the WWI from the period 1914-1918. As a result, this decision will allow Albania, as member of the underwater heritage convention, to protect its underwater heritage ...

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Albanian export upward trend

In this 9-month period, foreign trade has marked a positive performance, especially in the export of Albanian goods. Goods exports reached 26 billion ALL in September, increasing by 8.7% compared to the same period a year ago and by 28.0% compared to August 2018. In terms of exports, in this 9-month period, they grew by 15.3%, compared with the previous ...

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Peleshi: Albanian agriculture products now eligible in European Union countries

“Albanian agriculture products are now eligible in European Union countries, Sweden, Czech Republic, Italy, Romania, Bulgaria, Greece, Switzerland and many other countries, since  all pertinent EU requirements are met ,” said Minister of Agriculture and Rural Development Niko Peleshi, pointing out that goods rejection does not exist as a phenomenon. Minister Peleshi visited several farms and collection points in the ...

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Meta meeting German Minister of Transport and Infrastructure Scheuer.

President Ilir Meta received the Minister of Transport and Infrastructure of the Federal Republic of Germany, Andreas Scheuer. During the meeting, the President praised the relations and cooperation in all areas between Albania and Germany. “Albania has been and will remain a factor of stability in the region. Our focus remains the European agenda for the full realization of the ...

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Interior Minister Xhafaj resigned Saturday

  The Albanian Interior Minister, Fatmir Xhafaj submitted his resignation letter to PM Rama Saturday. The news was announced by Prime Minister Edi Rama through a post on Twitter, appointing Sander Lleshi, his former security advisor to this post. Meanwhile, General Sander Lleshi has been appointed as new Minister of Interior. The resignation of Xhafa comes at a time when ...

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EU-Albania: 9th Stabilisation and Association Committee gathered in Tirana

  The European Commission praised the achievements of Albania in all the fields, including the justice reform, and stressed the importance of further consolidating it. This was noted during the meeting of the Stabilization-Association Committee between Albania and EU, held in Tirana. The meeting was headed by Michaela Matuella, Chief of the Union in the General Directory of European Policies ...

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Pm Rama: TAP pipeline,an important project for the Albanian economy

Thanks to the TAP pipeline, nearly 1 billion EURO will be injected in the Albanian economy for the next 20 years. Pm Edi Rama present in the initiation of the works in the marine sector of TAP ,that will connect Albania with Italy, stressed the great importance that this project has for the perspective of the Albanian economy. ‘’Thanks to ...

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President Meta meets with the Speaker of Austrian Parlament Wolfgang Sobotka

The President of the Republic, Ilir Meta, in the framework of his visit in Austria , met with the Speaker of the Austrian Parliament, Mr. Wolfgang Sobotka. President Meta praised the excellent relations between Albania and Austrian and underlined that the moment is perfect to incite the economic cooperation and the cooperation in the field of education, as inspiring examples  ...

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Israeli Pm Benjamin Netanyahu to visit Tirana on 1 Novermber

Pm of Israel, Benjamin Netanyahu will visit Albania on 1 November 2018, according to the Israeli media and the note of the press office of Pm. The visit in Tirana is the first station of a tour of Mr. Netanyahu  and will continue in Bulgaria, Greece, Romania, Bulgaria and Serbia. The visit in Albania, a country with historic friendly ties ...

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Foreign Minister Ditmir Bushati participates in Warsaw Security Forum

The Minister for Europe and Foreign Affairs, Ditmir Bushati , participated in the Security Forum in Warsaw. The aim of this Forum, which was founded in 2014, is to get together all the policy makers , leaders of industry and the military and civil experts from the all the world , in order to discuss regarding the events, possibilities and ...

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