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US ambassador: Arrest the a�?big fisha�?.

That is the statement issued by the US ambassador in Tirana Donald Lu at the presentation of the operationA�a�?Power of Law,a�? in the venues of the Ministry of Interior which will be assisted by the FBI agents. a�?Time has come to a�?eat the big fisha�?-stated Lu adding that the US will endorse the establishment of new institutions to fight crime ...

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Several “big fish” to be arrested through 2018 in Albania

  a�?Power of Lawa�? is the operation presented in the venues of the Ministry of Interior to be assistedA� A�by the FBI agents. American Ambassador Lu declared that time has come to a�?eat the big fish.a�? The US ambassador in Tirana stated in his remarks that the US will support the development of new institutions to fight crime such as ...

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Ruci -Veseli meeting: We need to solve citizens’ problems together

Albania and Kosovo are doing their best to intensify all possibilities of co-operation. Albanian Parliament Speaker Gramoz RuA�i, who is paying a two-day visit to Kosovo invited by his Kosovo counterpart Kadri Veseli, stated that “the two parliaments should set up a committee to work out the problems of citizens”. Kosovo Parliament Speaker Veseli stated : “We are proud of ...

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Monday 6th November 2017- weather in Albania and Kosovo

Albania is being influenced by the approach of unstable Southwestern air masses. The weather will be clear and cloudy in the afternoon and during the evening will be accompanied by rainfall and storm in the western lowland area. The wind in the Southwest (SW) will speed up to 15 m / sec. Temperatures A�In mountainous areas – 2/15 degrees Celsius. ...

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A two-Day Visit – Kadri Veseli brings together RuA�i, Spaho and Vasili in Kosovo

At the invitation of the speaker of Kosovo Parliament, Kadri Veseli, Speaker of the Parliament of Albania Gramoz RuA�i begins a two-day official visit to the Republic of Kosovo.During this visit, Ruci is accompanied by the Chairman of the Parliamentary Group of the Socialist Party Taulant Balla, the Chairman of the Parliamentary Group of the Democratic Party Edmond Spaho and ...

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Western Balkans Fund inaugurated in Tirana

The Western Balkans Fund, an initiative of six Balkan countries, has started its activity in Tirana. In today’s activity in the presence of the diplomatic corps from the region and countries of the European Union, the Executive Director of the Fund, Gjergj Murra made the presentation of international staff, coming from Belgrade, Podgorica, Pristina, Skopje and Tirana. Mr Murra underlined ...

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Drastic decline of cannabis planting in Albania

Italy as the most affected country by the tons of Albanian cannabis asks from the Albanian law enforcement authorities to arrest the heads of the drug trafficking organizations. Italian Minister of Interior Marco Minniti arrived in Tirana to convey this message. He first had a meeting with his Albanian counterpart, Fatmir Xhafaj, then with the president of the Republic Ilir ...

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Good neighborhood, common path for accession into EU

Good neighborhood is the common path for the integration of countries in the EU. That was the stance of Prime Minister Edi Rama at the 10th World Policy Conference, which took place in Morocco. In the panel on “The Southeast Europe’s Future”, together with Serbia’s Prime Minister Ana Brnabic, Mr. Rama focused on the importance of regional cooperation and the ...

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Preliminary fiscal indicators for the first 3-month period of 2017

  Total revenues in the 3-month period 2017 were realized at the amount of 100.8 billion ALL or about 104 percent in relation to the plan of the period. Revenues from “Taxes and Customs” for the third quarter of 2017 were realized at All 89.6 billion, All 4.9 billion or 5.7% more than the first 3 months of 2016 and ...

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47 million Euros for 7 Municipalities’ acquaducts

Minister of Finance Arben Ahmetaj signed on behalf of the Albanian government three agreements with KfW for financing the Municipal Infrastructure III / IV Program, Water Supply and Sewerage Project for A�Berat-KuA�ova, Delvina, Gjirokastra, Kamza, Librazhd and Lushnja . All three of these funding, totaling 47 million euros, will be awarded through KfW through three financial agreements: German Government loan ...

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